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July 26, 2013
Glen Belisle sits in front of his plants in a shared vegetable garden behind his apartment complex. Belisle’s plants take up the majority of the plot and include tomatoes, lettuce, peppers and cucumbers. (Photos by Gretta Stark)
WWII vet still gardening at 87
July 26, 2013 - 8:59am
July 19, 2013
Nancy Burman, right, holds her cat while Haruma Aratami, a chaperone from Japan, learns to use a "furminator" brush.
Local families host exchange students through 4-H
July 19, 2013 - 8:25am
July 11, 2013
Grace McNamara (pictured in the center in the wheelchair) received a special visit from her daughter and several bicyclists from Madison, Wis., while receiving care at the St. Croix Health Center nursing home.
Nursing home visit was bikers’ challenge
July 11, 2013 - 12:25pm
July 5, 2013
The Tri-River 4-H club picked up garbage along County Road I this spring. Pictured (front, from left) are Laura Smith, Libbie Mitchell, Andrew Smith, Ty Madden, Riley McGurran; (back, from left) Rick Colbeth, Cade Colbeth, Sean McGurran and Kari Madden. Tri-River 4-H members not pictured are: Mia Olson, Abby Skramstad, Audrey Ahlness, Wyatt Engstrom, Stefanie Biedler, Keaton Broeren, Porter Broeren, Raya Broeren, Kaisa Engstrom, David Olson and Rachel Olson.
4-H group prepares for first fair
July 5, 2013 - 9:11am
June 15, 2013
Craig Johnson is a certified dog trainer in New Richmond. Owner of CJ's K-9 Retreat, he specializes in extreme cases and is available for small group or private lessons. (Photo submitted)
CJ's K-9 Retreat empowers dog owners
June 15, 2013 - 7:52am
June 13, 2013
U.S. Army Sgt. Sydney Hays, an intelligence analyst with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, is currently serving with Combined Team Uruzgan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom at Multinational Base - Tarin Kot, Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, June 12, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jessi Ann McCormick)
Hayes sends a Father's Day message
June 13, 2013 - 1:15pm
May 29, 2013
Yellowstone Trail festivities set Saturday
May 29, 2013 - 4:16pm
May 17, 2013
Eighth-grader Renee Reckner reads a letter from Somerset graduate Holly Boisjolie who teaches high school in Baline, Minn. Reckner said the letter helped her calm down about high school. Each eighth grade student in Somerset was given a letter specifically tailored to their individual future plans on Friday, May 10 during their high school orientation. Reckner's letter gave her advice on her goal of becoming a teacher.
Eighth-graders receive community letters
May 17, 2013 - 3:00am
Somerset hosts drug seminar Thursday
April 17, 2013 - 8:45am
April 12, 2013
Lawmakers mull criminalizing resale of food stamps; new Walker-driven protest rules termed 'totalitarian'; permit OK'd for 5,300-cow farm, more state news
April 12, 2013 - 8:45am
Adam Kuhlman (left) shows off his National Certificate of Merit he received in recognition of his life-saving efforts last summer. He's pictured with his grandfather, Art Peterson.
Boy Scout honored for life-saving action
April 12, 2013 - 8:40am
Paige Frankiewicz shows off her experiment from her time as "Science Kid" in Shelly Clay's second grade class at St. Croix Central Elementary School. Each week a "Science Kid" is selected to do an experiment in front of the class.
'Science Kid' project helps classmates learn
April 12, 2013 - 4:48am
Girl Scouts Bailey Olsen, Myah Olson, MacKenzie Collins and Christine Pommerening pose with one of the hats they are making for cancer survivors as part of their Silver Award project "Cancer Caps with Love." The girls have started making caps, but will also be holding an event Sunday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Roberts Village Park building. During the event, people who crochet, knit and sew are invited to come share their abilities to make caps for those going through cancer treatment. Canc...
Project to aid cancer patients
April 12, 2013 - 1:13am
April 5, 2013
Somerset heightens autism awareness
April 5, 2013 - 2:34pm
The duplex behind the Hazel Mackin Community Library in Roberts is being demolished to make way for more parking space for the library.
Duplex goes Down
April 5, 2013 - 2:30pm
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