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February 23, 2018
Americans Jessica Diggins, left, and Kikkan Randall celebrate winning the gold medal in the ladies' cross-country skiing team sprint freestyle final during the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at Alpensia Cross-Country Centre. Soobum Im / USA TODAY Sports
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
February 23, 2018 - 5:34pm
Afton native Jessie Diggins powers up a hill during the 2017 FIS Cross Country World Cup Finals on March 17, 2017, in Quebec City, Canada. Photo courtesy the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association
Afton native Diggins selected as closing ceremony flag bearer
February 23, 2018 - 1:08pm
January 5, 2018
Belwin Conservancy Facilities Specialist Eric Palman spent seven hours building a Winter Solstice bonfire with logs and branches collected during routine maintenance throughout the acreage. The whole process took about seven hours. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Afton conservancy celebrates Winter Solstice with public bonfire
January 5, 2018 - 7:49am
January 3, 2018
Afton author Diane Dettmann released her newest novel, "On Liberty's Wings," in October. Image courtesy of the author
Author revisits American internment camp survivor's life in new novel
January 3, 2018 - 7:49am
December 11, 2017
Angie Bottemiller's love of all things girly served as inspiration for Perfectly Pink, a new Afton boutique that offers children's clothing as well as a party venue for specialty kids' parties. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
New Afton boutique offers kids' fashion, parties fit for a princess
December 11, 2017 - 8:27am
September 26, 2017
Theresa "Akua" Fenn poses for a photo Saturday at Art in the Park. The Hastings woman routinely travels to Madagascar to prepare the materials needed to make her bags with the help of local women. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Art in the Park brings whirl of color to Afton
September 26, 2017 - 4:17pm
September 21, 2017
Denny VanDenBoom of Hudson, Wis. whittles a stick from a maple tree into a wooden flower during last year's Afton's Art in the Park. File photo
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
September 14, 2017
Afton man's 20-year probation in burglary an 'outlier'
September 14, 2017 - 8:00am
July 25, 2017
Gardens of Light Walking Tour showcases Afton, Lakeland and Bayport gardens
July 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 12, 2017
James Lauck
New Richmond man accused of gunpoint kidnapping sentenced
July 12, 2017 - 2:04pm
June 13, 2017
Lake St. Croix Beach minister JP Armstrong will be marrying couples during Afton's Fourth of July Parade. Photo courtesy of JP Armstrong
Minister to marry couples aboard Afton's 'Love Float' during Fourth of July Parade
June 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 26, 2017
Belwin Conservancy in Afton, Minn., held a bison release Saturday, May 20. Festivities began at 11 a.m. with the first truck releasing bison around noon. Jake Pfeifer / RiverTown Multimedia
Where the buffalo roam
May 26, 2017 - 10:17am
April 28, 2017
The City of Afton plans to partner with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service when construction downtown is completed this fall. Photo by Youssef Rddad
Afton to create habitat for endangered bee species
April 28, 2017 - 11:25am
April 14, 2017
Afton native Jessie Diggins powers up a hill during the 2017 FIS Cross Country World Cup Finals on March 17 in Quebec City, Canada. Photo courtesy The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association
Afton's Diggins looks ahead to the Olympics after standout season
April 14, 2017 - 4:56pm
March 5, 2017
Linda Quammen points out the Afton Historical Museum's Charles Schulz display on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. (Bulletin photo by Youssef Rddad)
Afton Historical Museum in running for federal grant
March 5, 2017 - 9:00am