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December 23, 2014 - 3:40pm
Fifteen-year-old Conner Simon pauses for a moment on Tuesday, Dec. 9, near one of his lighted trees at his Town of Star Prairie home. His annual Christmas light display has grown to include 50,000 lights and two shows, not to mention over one mile of extension cords to hold it all together. (Photo by Sarah Young)
Crazy for Christmas: Teen's holiday display boasts 50,000 lights set to music
December 18, 2014 - 11:24am
The proposed Dollar General store will be located on Highway 35 immediately west of the county shop and east of Dairy Queen. The business will employ eight to 10 people and hopes to be open by the end of July. (Imagery ©2014Google)
Dollar General store hopes to open by mid-summer
December 23, 2014 - 11:00am

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After a 30-year career in the U.S. Coast Guard and nearly seven years helping veterans just across the border in Washington County, Dale Cotch is set to take over duties as the new veterans service officer for St. Croix County. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Former Coast Guardsman to take over county’s top vet post
December 26, 2014 - 1:11pm
OSI physical therapists (from left) Brett Maxwell, Shari Walters (clinic manager) and Sandy Gress take a moment between patients to pose with their award, the FOTO Excellence in Patient Outcomes Award. (Photo by Sarah Young)
OSI nationally recognized for excellence
December 23, 2014 - 10:55am
Bankers are bullish on 2015, farmers, less so; fish shanty blackened in driveway fire; 9 more Wisconsin stories
December 26, 2014 - 9:20am
County hires consultant to evaluate pay scale
December 23, 2014 - 2:17pm
County supervisors debate extending ESR lease
December 26, 2014 - 1:12pm
Pierce, St. Croix boast state's lowest unemployment rates
December 24, 2014 - 8:50am
UPDATE: Lake Superior drowning victims were from Menomonie, Spring Green
December 24, 2014 - 9:25am
Board discusses facilities and transportation topics
December 23, 2014 - 8:52am
Sarah Sez: Reflecting on a year at the News
December 23, 2014 - 2:12pm
Our View: Christmas holiday has a split personality
December 23, 2014 - 2:14pm
State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) speaks at the St. Croix EDC’s annual legislative forum at WITC-New Richmond on Tuesday, Dec. 9. In the background are (from right) State Rep. John Murtha (R-Baldwin), State Rep. Dean Knudson (R-Hudson) and State Rep. Warren Petryk (R-Eleva). (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Area state legislators talk healthcare, taxes, technology
December 18, 2014 - 12:10pm
River Falls and Roberts-Warren firefighters team with River Falls EMS personnel to try and free an injured person from an heavily-damaged Ford van late Monday morning. Northbound traffic -- including an incoming River Falls Fire Department tender -- can be seen on Hwy. 65 in the background. Steve Dzubay photos.
UPDATE: Minnesota man killed in Highway 65 crash south of Roberts
December 15, 2014 - 3:55pm