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Rachel McNamara, as a young girl, wears roller skates on the porch of her parents' home in Red Wing. Photo courtesy of Rachel McNamaraplay button
Cutting her own track in life: Red Wing native skates at roller derby World Cup
7 hours 1 min ago
November 29, 2018
Kate Bauman, hard at work in her home studio in Lake City, tries to itch her creative scratch between substitute teaching and raising her two kids with ceramics. Bauman makes an assortment of different types of mugs and bowls, as well as sculpting when she has the time. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Throwing pots, creating art: Lake City artist finds functionality in ceramics
November 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 28, 2018
The David Sundberg family - from left, Wendy Kuhl, David, Amy Mincer, and Craig Sundberg.  Photo courtesy of Amy Mincerplay button
Sundberg loves to visit his hometown; Family places two plaques in Red Wing
November 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 27, 2018
Brad Smith, owner of the Harbor Bar, honors his mother's legacy by offering free Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Honoring a mother's legacy through a free Thanksgiving dinner
November 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 26, 2018
Update: Missing Prescott teen found safe in Minn.
November 26, 2018 - 3:49pm
November 22, 2018
Taylor Offtermatt, 12, is a seventh-grade student at Cannon Falls and is taking the barrel racing world by storm. Pictured here with her trusty horse Twister, the pair will be competing in Las Vegas the KK Run for Vegas event next month. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Chasing can: Welch girl competing with best barrel racers in the world
November 22, 2018 - 10:00am
November 20, 2018
Jacqueline West, the Red Wing-based best-selling author, said her advice for aspiring writers -- including those trying to craft 50,000 words in 30 days this month -- starts with "Read like crazy." Photo courtesy of West
A novel experience ... 50,000 words in 30 days
November 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 30, 2018
Art Owen stands in a pasture with the Prairie Island buffalo herd, a project that Owen directed. Submitted photo
Art Owen, Dakota spiritual leader, dies at age 68
October 30, 2018 - 2:34pm
October 18, 2018
John Zimmer has owned Sogn Valley Orchard for 11 years, making big changes to the orchard to maximize efficiency. Zimmer, pictured here with his trusty sidekick Collie, is shown in front of a Winter Banana Apple tree. Zimmer said there are only three trees like this in the state. They are all located at Sogn Valley Orchard. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Do you like apples? Sogn Valley Orchard has the answer
October 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 17, 2018
Amy Garlitch (center) of Red Wing received a 20-year service award from ProAct Inc. in Red Wing. She was congratulated by her family. Submitted photo
Photos: Celebrating great work by those with disabilities
October 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 13, 2018
Mary Manofsky and Donna Pieroni star in "Lunch Ladies," a dark comedy written and produced by Hastings native Clarissa Jacobson. Photo courtesy of Clarissa Jacobson.
Hastings native's short to show at Twin Cities Film Fest
October 13, 2018 - 5:00am
October 12, 2018
David Clarey
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
October 11, 2018
Palmer trains on Oct. 4, 2018, at Conquer Ninja Warrior in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
'Wild Ninja': Woodbury girl competes in American Ninja Warrior Junior
October 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 6, 2018
Nicky Buck
Nicky Buck Wins 2018 Amos Owen Award
October 6, 2018 - 10:35am
October 4, 2018
Kris and Mike Bonn pose for a photo in their home. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Mike Bonn leaves lasting legacy in Plum City's music program
October 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
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