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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Achievement tests: Not even half of state kids proficient in basics; Obama to Trump: "Stop whining" about election rigging; and 11 more state news stories
Woodville man arrested for operating under the influence with minor child in vehicle
Wisconsin roundup: Final U.S. Senate debate set; Trump suggests Ryan might have reason for cool support; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Somerset, SCC volleyball teams advance in WIAA Division 2 playoffs; will play Thursday
New Richmond soccer starts playoffs Thursday after winning share of MBC title
New Richmond volleyball opens Division 1 playoffs at Eau Claire Memorial
It's a big weekend for SCC football team, with win and home playoff game news
St. Croix Central volleyball team looking for find success from first half of season
Grant to be put toward energy efficiency projects at St. Croix Central
PANTHER PAUSE: Math and the power of yet
St. Croix Central: First responders, district to hold training exercise Monday
Somerset, New Richmond celebrate Walk to School Day
Somerset to host first MBC PLC Ed Camp
Family-friendly entertainment coming up at Hazel Mackin Public Library
Literacy Nights, a Haunted Library and prize drawings at Hammond library
Busy fall at the Somerset Public Library
Friday Memorial Library: Why can’t we be friends?
Gillis retires from Hammond library after 20 years
arts and entertainment
Legal NoticeSTATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT ST. CROIX COUNTY NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
16CV205 Wells Fargo Bank NA vs Estate of Richard C.White, Jr.
City of New Richmond - Fall Clean Up
LIEN SALE NOTICE: Star Prairie Storage, Sat. Oct. 22, 2016
LIEN SALE NOTICE: New Richmond Storage, Sat. Oct. 22, 2016
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Nancy Hansen, 86
Doris P. Soden, 91
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
October 11, 2016
St. Joe home destroyed by fire
Fire destroyed a town of St. Joseph home on Saturday. The home, owned by Dan and Delmi Richert, was considered a total loss, said St. Joseph...
October 11, 2016 - 3:03pm
October 3, 2016
Two riders ejected off motorcycle in Trimbelle crash
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS -- A Hammond man was arrested for OWI Sunday afternoon after a motorcycle crash in the town of River Falls. Michael D. Hauge,...
October 3, 2016 - 8:31am
September 28, 2016
Fender bender on South Knowles
A two car accident took place around 8:40 a.m. on South Knowles Avenue just north of the 2nd Street intersection. A white SUV appreared to have...
September 28, 2016 - 9:46am
September 20, 2016
No injuries in NR vehicle/train incident
An incident at the train track crossing of South Knowles Avenue in the City of New Richmond Monday evening, Sept. 19, resulted in damage to a vehicle, but no injuries. According to police chief Craig Yehlik, the report for the incident had not been logged as of about 2 p.m. Tuesday,...
September 20, 2016 - 3:54pm
August 24, 2016
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Crews from at least three departments responded Wednesday morning to a structure fire in rural Hudson. Fire destroyed a trailer home at 1089...
August 24, 2016 - 10:37am
August 4, 2016
July was the deadliest month on Wisconsin roads so far this year
But not in St. Croix County ... St. Croix County was spared from traffic deaths during a month that was unusually high across the rest of Wisconsin....
August 4, 2016 - 3:36pm
July 21, 2016
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
A woman who floated past warning signs ahead of the dam along the Apple River was rescued by a boater Thursday in the town of Somerset. Somerset Fire Chief Travis Belisle said the 20-year-old woman went past the signs along the river and “ended up a few hundred feet from the dam.”...
July 21, 2016 - 9:19am
July 15, 2016
City of New Richmond officials release statement about gas leak
Update, July 15 at 2:30 p.m.: City of New Richmond officials released a statement pertaining to the gas leak that occurred at about 5 p.m. Thursday,...
July 15, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 30, 2016
Prescott businesswoman dies in motorcycle crash
Members of the Prescott community are mourning the loss of a loving mother, vibrant friend and motivated business owner killed in a motorcycle crash early Saturday morning just south of Hudson. Prescott resident Brooke Amber Ptacek-Baker, 38, was the owner of Affordable Elegance Party...
June 30, 2016 - 2:30pm
Three-vehicle accident east of New Richmond Tuesday, June 28
According to witnesses, the motorists involved in a three-vehicle accident just before 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, on Hwy. 64 east of new Richmond...
June 30, 2016 - 10:30am
June 29, 2016
Balsam Lake man dies in Polk County crash; Knapp and Boyceville men uninjured
On Tuesday, June 28, at 3:53 p.m., the Polk County Sheriff’s Department received a call of a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 8, approximately...
June 29, 2016 - 3:13pm
June 27, 2016
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
A vulnerable who went missing Monday morning in the town of Kinnickinnic has been found. Authorities said the man, 33-year-old Kou Her, was found around 3 p.m. in rural Woodville. St. Croix County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said her first went missing near County Road N...
June 27, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 26, 2016
Prescott woman dead, Hastings man injured in western Wisconsin motorcycle crash
A woman from Prescott died in a motorcycle crash Saturday in western Wisconsin. A Hastings man who was driving the motorcycle was injured in the crash. Joshua Sykora, a 34-year-old Hastings man, was driving and 38-year-old Brooke Baker of Prescott was his passenger. The vehicle went...
June 26, 2016 - 9:45am
June 22, 2016
VIDEO: Victim saved from rushing Willow River waters
A new video provides a closer look at the dramatic rescue made last week to save a young man stranded on rushing Willow River waters. In the...
June 22, 2016 - 1:32pm
June 17, 2016
Man rescued from Willow River State Park falls
Hudson fire crews rescued a victim Monday after he got caught in the waterfall system in Willow River State Park. The victim, described by Hudson...
June 17, 2016 - 2:23pm