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February 17, 2018
Ellsworth FFA members include (front row, from right): McKenzie Melstrom, Page Hayes, Lindsey Walter, Morgan VanderMarliere, Maverick Turner, Carson Haglund, Sam Thurmes; (middle row) Roslind Anderson, Emma Augustine, Kaley Johnson, Raye Schmalstig, Brianna Hove, Teo Urbaniak, Mitchell Nelson, Mike Hines (back row) Kailey Brenner, Riley Anderson, Kyra Rice, Tyler Hines, Hunter Donnelly, Madyson Bignell, Lindsey Augustine, Lauren Brand. Submitted photo
Ellsworth FFA commemorates 80th anniversary
February 17, 2018 - 11:45am
February 16, 2018
University of Wisconsin-River Falls Upward Bound Program Director Bee Vang (left) receives the 2018 UW System Board of Regents Diversity Award-individual category from Regent Tim Higgins Feb. 9 in Madison. UW System photo. Photo courtesy of UWRF
UW-River Falls' Vang receives UW System Board of Regents Diversity Award
February 16, 2018 - 7:49am
February 13, 2018
Juniors participating in Reality Check had to check in to get an information packet assigning their career and other key items about their future lives. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Ellsworth juniors gain real life experience
February 13, 2018 - 6:30pm
UW-River Falls student Leonel Turcios, a geology major from Minneapolis, uses one of the new microscopes purchased by the Stone Geology Fund. Photo by UWRF
Stone Geology Fund established at UW-River Falls
February 13, 2018 - 10:00am
From left to right: Chloe Heldman, Makenzie Hegland, Jamie Fortney, Shanda Trainer, Trevor Asher, Ben Luther, Hailey, and Cori Wood. Photo courtesy of the Pierce County Land Conservation Department
Area students move on to state conservation speaking contest
February 13, 2018 - 7:49am
NRMS announces second quarter honor rolls
February 13, 2018 - 7:49am
February 9, 2018
UW-River Falls Physics Professor Suruj Seunarine (left) and University of Chicago undergraduate Lindsay Berkhout walk back to the South Pole station from the IceCube Laboratory. Photo by Martin Rongen, IceCube/NSF.
UW-River Falls professor working at South Pole with undergrad
February 9, 2018 - 7:49am
February 7, 2018
Somerset High School students Jessica Kojonen, Abbie Boullt, Ben Nelson, Jessica Headlee, Elayna Richards, Taylor Johnson and Destiny McKusick spent some of their Genius Hour during the first semester volunteering at Feed my Starving Children as part of their Volunteering Club. Photo courtesy of Somerset High School
SHS staff, students enjoying weekly Genius Hour
February 7, 2018 - 6:00am
February 6, 2018
Imari Klein and Kendra Ombati pose for a photo in front of Viking Middle School in Woodville. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Racial bullying at B-W schools sparks safety concerns for students
February 6, 2018 - 8:30pm
Newport Elementary seeing improvement in math, reading scores
February 6, 2018 - 12:34pm
February 3, 2018
Akin Road third-grade teacher Becca Gangl believes yoga benefits students and teaches them how to relax and de-stress in school. “I just notice the importance of the breathing and how it immediately calms them down." Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Reading, writing and yoga
February 3, 2018 - 8:57am
January 29, 2018
Ellsworth Elementary School students welcomed members of their community to their new school by performing a song at the school's open house on Monday, Jan. 29. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Community thanked at Ellsworth Elementary School open house
January 29, 2018 - 10:57pm
January 26, 2018
Plum City 4K and Head Start students went to Maple Leaf Orchard in Spring Valley in October. The Plum City Head Start Program is integrated with the 4K program and gives students an opportunity to improve their education at an early age. Submitted photo
Plum City helps students advance early on
January 26, 2018 - 3:30pm
January 21, 2018
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 18, 2018
Superintendent Barry Cain said the first day of school at the new Ellsworth Elementary went even more smoothly than expected. Photo courtesy of Mindy Anderson
School board reflects on new school's smooth opening
January 18, 2018 - 6:00am
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