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Town of Martell resident Warren Houdek surveys damage at his 760th Street property after it was struck by a tornado July 28. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Tornado strikes rural Pierce County; 1 reported injured
2 hours 25 sec ago
St. Anne announces third trimester middle school honor roll
5 hours 37 min ago
Narcan credited for saving lives in Hudson, beyond
6 hours 43 min ago
The Wisconsin State Patrol released this image from a Monday, June 26, crash involving an Amish buggy and an SUV in St. Croix County. Submitted image
Update: Amish crash victims in 'good' condition
7 hours 19 min ago
Deanna Casarez (left), Emily Reed (middle), and Tabitha Rupp (right) are part of the operation of the new feed store in New Richmond, River Feeds. Zach Dwyer / River Town Multimedia
New feed store stresses customer service
11 hours 5 min ago
The Minnesota Department of Transportation spent the night Tuesday, June 27, completing temporary repairs to the main power cable on the Stillwater Lift Bridge that crosses the St. Croix River. Officials say a malfunction in the socket of an electrical meter caused the lift bridge to get stuck about 30 feet up during the noon hour Tuesday. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Stillwater Lift Bridge reopens — but only temporarily; 9 more state news stories
13 hours 4 min ago
Author and illustrator James Burks visited the New Richmond elementary schools on Monday, May 22, to give a presentation and interact with the students. Photo courtesy of the New Richmond School District
Elementary schools welcome author and illustrator James Burks
17 hours 37 min ago
June 27, 2017
Assisting with the planning efforts and photographed at the future location of the John Doar History Trail are Robert Doar (son of John Doar) and MaryKay Rice (cousin of John Doar). Jordan Willi / Rivertown Multimedia
John Doar History Trail prepares to break ground
June 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
A Minnesota Department of Transportation worker begins inspecting equipment near a meter socket that failed, killing power Tuesday, June 27, to the Stillwater lift bridge. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Electrical problem closes Stillwater lift bridge
June 27, 2017 - 3:10pm
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Hudson man accused of entering home, boat
June 27, 2017 - 1:17pm
Gov. Scott Walker tells a youngster why he's using so many pens to sign a bill Friday, June 23, at the Star Prairie Trout Farm. State lawmakers and business owners were on hand for the bill signing, which relaxes some restrictions on Wisconsin's aquaculture industry. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Walker visits Star Prairie Trout Farm for bill signing
June 27, 2017 - 11:40am
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says the new Congressional Budget Office report will help him decide how he'll vote on his party's replacement to Obamacare. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson says CBO report will help him decide on health bill; 11 more state news stories
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
SCC HS names fourth quarter honor roll students
June 27, 2017 - 5:00am
June 26, 2017
Somerset Elementary School recently announced the top runners from this year’s Mileage Club. This year’s top runners include first-graders (from left): Michael Linder with 65 miles, Cooper Gullickson with 75 miles, first-grader Austin Moeller with 55 miles and  top finisher Nicholas Linka with 95 miles. Students are encouraged to run laps before school, during morning recess and again during day recesses. All miles were run at school during the school day. Photo courtesy of Somerset Elementary
Somerset Elementary announces top Mileage Club finishers
June 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
Authorities inspect the boat where a Glenwood City woman was found dead and two men were found sickened in an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning. Photo courtesy of St. Croix County Sheriff's Office
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
June 26, 2017 - 1:40pm