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October 3, 2017
Sharon and Michael D’Agostino of Woodbury are the recipients of the 2017 Opus Sancti Thomae Award from St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights. In bestowing their highest honor, school officials cited the couple’s examplary volunteerism on behalf of the school and their willingness to help in any capacity. The D’Agostinos also were one of the founding families at St. Ambrose of Woodbury. Submitted photo courtesy of St. Thomas Academy
Generations of giving: Woodbury couple honored with highest honor from Catholic academy
October 3, 2017 - 11:20am
September 27, 2017
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
September 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 23, 2017
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
September 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 20, 2017
Caden Maddigan of Cottage Grove (center) is pictured at a recent Make A Wish event. Standing at his side are his mother Kyra and sister Avery. Immediately behind them are father Craig and brother Cody. Photo courtesy Craig Maddigan
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
September 20, 2017 - 9:22am
September 13, 2017
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 31, 2017
Stacey Zell, RT is coordinator of the Sleep Center at Northfield Hospital. Photo courtesy Northfield Hospital & Clinics
Start the school year right with 'healthy sleep'
August 31, 2017 - 9:00pm
Upcoming classes in Hudson; tobacco still a problem in St. Croix County: Health briefs
August 31, 2017 - 10:00am
Give blood, get a haircut
August 31, 2017 - 6:00am
August 28, 2017
Beach-goers enjoy the water at Carver Lake Park in summer 2016. File photo
Eww: Blue-green algae found in Woodbury's Carver Lake
August 28, 2017 - 10:55am
August 25, 2017
St. Paul's Chinese sister city Changsha gifted the city a replica of its famous Aiwan Pavilion to place in Phalen Park next summer, marking the two cities' 30-year relationship. Image submitted by the Minnesota Friendship Garden Society.
Cultivating friendship: Woodbury woman's passion for Chinese culture, art helps inspire state's first Chinese garden
August 25, 2017 - 8:47am
August 24, 2017
A back-to-school checkup can help identify physical and mental health problems before they affect academics. Stock photo
What to include in a back-to-school wellness checklist
August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 7, 2017
Shannon Hagness and daughters Abby, 10 (left) and Lily, 8, examine the Sway Fun  at the inclusive playground construction site at Woodridge Park in Cottage Grove. The Sway Fun is a wheelchair accessible glider that will allow special needs kids to ride it. Hagness, a member of the inclusive playground task force, pitched in with the Cottage Grove Lions Club to help assemble rides, swing sets and a climbing wall during a July 29 community build. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia.
One step closer: Inclusive playground taking shape
August 7, 2017 - 8:45am
August 5, 2017
The garden of Maryann and Bob Nelson, 7880 Janero Ave.,  is framed by a wooden fence adorned with garden art and antiques. The garden is divided into sitting areas, each with its own personality. A variety of lilies were in bloom providing color in the well-designed garden. Shown are club member Shelly Elling, Maryann Nelson and Bob Nelson. Submitted photo
Garden club recognizes four gardens
August 5, 2017 - 10:00am
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