ALERT: New Richmond schools close
After a tough morning of ice Monday morning, the New Richmond School District has decided to cancel school for the day.
The District delayed the start of school for two hours, but with conditions failing to improve quickly, officials decided to call off school.
Icy condition have been causing problems in the region Monday morning.
Several vehicles, including a school bus, slid into ditches. Count and township crews were out sanding trying to keep up.
Emergency crews were also dispatched to the Somerset High School when someone fell on the ice and injured themselves.
Osceola and St. Croix Falls School Districts delayed the start of their school for two hours, although other districts in the area did not.
A serious accident along County Road M near Osceola caused issues for motorists along that stretch of road.