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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 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
Farmington's Antonia Felix released her latest book "Elizabeth Warren: Her Fight. Her Work. Her Life." this year. Courtesy of Source Books
Farmington author digs into political figure Elizabeth Warren
October 12, 2018 - 6:00am
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
September 28, 2018
Kray Klaas, 15, performed at Rudy's Redeye Grill in Rosemount throughout the summer. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Teenage musician strives to win Grammy awards
September 28, 2018 - 4:05pm
September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo.
Adrift on the Mississippi: Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
September 4, 2018
Scott Rohr, from Rosemount, holds the Excellence in Customer Service Award he received from Augustana-Elim Care Services, who manage The Rosemount Senior Living at Steeple Center in Rosemount.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia.
Selfless: Rohr given award for work at Rosemount Senior Living
September 4, 2018 - 9:56am
September 1, 2018
The new band Rose Creek Boys will play at the Steeple Center in Rosemount and perform a blend of folk songs, classic country and bluegrass music. Band members Harley Colburn (left), Chuck Benda and Larry Erickson came together after playing jam sessions at The Guitar Shop in Rosemount. Photo courtesy of Rosemount Area Arts Council
Hastings' Benda shines in Rose Creeks Boys
September 1, 2018 - 5:00am
August 15, 2018
Henry Fox is shown with some of his six children and 19 grandchildren who have all participated in Dakota County 4-H programs and some were members of the Happy-Go-Getters Dakota County 4-H Club that he and his wife, Katie, founded in 1939 at Dakota County Fair in Farmington. Photo courtesy of Fox family
Honoring a fair legend: Dakota County Fair Board dedicates Fox 4-H arena
August 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
Mike Hazard (left) from Minneapolis explains one of his photos from the HAFA Farm to Maggie Paynter, Red Wing Arts board member, during a reception on Aug. 10, 2018. His work is hanging at the Red Wing Depot. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos illustrate life of Hmong farmers
August 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 10, 2018
Jeanne (left) and John Segar give their two service-dogs-in-training treats on July 30, 2018, in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
Helping paws: Woodbury couple raises service dogs
August 10, 2018 - 5:00am
July 27, 2018
Volunteers are the bedrock of Rosemount’s Leprechaun Days 10-day summer festival. Donna Wohlers, president of Rosemount Lions Club (right), and her daughter Stacy Johnson organize the popular kiddie parade where youngsters dress up in costumes and decorate wagons and tricycles. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Volunteers, not luck, make it happen
July 27, 2018 - 5:00am
July 20, 2018
Rosemount resident Nicola “Nicky” MacQueen is famous locally for serving up savory homemade meat and breakfast pies baked with love from her food truck Nitch’s Kitchen where three family generations make scratch recipes from her homeland of New Zealand. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Rosemount foodie bakes homeland food
July 20, 2018 - 7:49am
July 16, 2018
Dia Her stands in front of her tool shed on her five-acre parcel of land on the HAFA farm along Highway 52.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
HAFA farmer takes pride in produce
July 16, 2018 - 5:00am