CALEDONIA, Minn. — Caledonia hadn’t had a meat market for several years, until Charlie Reed opened Chuck’s Old Fashioned Meats on Aug. 30 at 138 S. Kingston St. in downtown Caledonia.
City and tourism officials in La Crosse and Winona hope that Viking Cruises, one of the world’s largest river cruise lines, will have its boats make shore stops in their communities when it begins trips on the Mississippi River, possibly as soon as 2022.
The District 300 Foundation will honor Jay Friedl, Pam De Lacy and Stacy Johnson Hart at its Wall of Excellence Induction event, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at the La Crescent Area Event Center, 595 Veterans Way, La Crescent.
In 2016, Minnesotans were alerted to a serious lack of child care by the Center for Rural Policy and Development. Since then, there have been many efforts to work toward solutions. At Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, we have been supporting the communities in our 20-county region th…
CALEDONIA, Minn. — The owners of a specialty coffee roasting business that began in Norway four years ago, and who moved to rural Caledonia nearly a year ago, are using coffee beans from around the world.
Every summer I look forward to Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation’s annual bus tour.
CALEDONIA, Minn. — Suzanne Roesler, who bought the Caledonia Bakery on March 1, has gone back in time to give it a new look.
The 7 Rivers Region is home to dynamic young leaders — entrepreneurs, trailblazers, volunteers, team builders and visionaries.
The area’s top nurses traded their scrubs for dresses and heels, if only for a night.
In this edition of the the 7 Rivers podcast, Chris Hardie, CEO of the Seven Rivers Alliance, talks about the child care desert that exists in rural areas and ways of remedying the problem with La Crosse Tribune editor Rusty Cunningham.