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New Richmond library holds first public engagement session
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
Donnelly has progressive plans for SHS education
Borgschatz promoted to chief deputy in St. Croix County
Wisconsin roundup: Ohio’s Kasich speaks out against Wis. Foxconn package as Assembly OKs bill; 8 more state news stories
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Friday's Results: New Richmond, SCC football open with wins; Somerset loses wild battle
Fall Sports Preview: New Richmond football is young, but retains its lofty goals
Fall Sports Preview: Somerset football looking to turn things around
Fall Sports Preview: St. Croix Central begins state title defense on Friday
2017 Fall Preview: New Richmond golfers suffer key injury
Donnelly has progressive plans for SHS education
Education student hones teaching skills at American camp in Latvia
Saluting second semester honor roll students at Somerset High School
Kiwanis honors Kier by donation to early literacy
Sales training making a comeback at WITC
Bette Stephens named 2017 Ox Cart Days Grand Marshal
Maciel takes over as lead pastor at Faith Community
Pepper Fest schedule rounding into form
Final Ox Cart Days medallion hunt clue revealed
Sheepdogs coming to Hudson Badlands
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 9/5/17 Plan Comm. Public Hearing
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Ad For Bids - HVAC Upgrade
WI DNR WPDES PN Lakeside Foods
Heights Finance Corp vs Joseph Redden
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 8/24/17, Case No. 17-CV-303, Candace Evenson
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Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
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November 27, 2013
UPDATE: Ellsworth hunter in good condition after being shot
A 45-year-old Ellsworth man sustained a gunshot wound Wednesday morning.
November 27, 2013 - 8:22am
November 22, 2013
Clear Lake man killed in Thursday crash
A Clear Lake man was killed and two other people were injured when two vehicles collided on Highway 63/64 east of 240th Street in the Town of...
November 22, 2013 - 10:55am
November 18, 2013
Tornadoes don't materialize but high winds cause damage; new 'flex degree' offering opens; 10 more state briefs
Wisconsin did not have any tornadoes Sunday but the southeast part of the state had a lot of damage part of a large wave of Midwest twisters and thunderstorms. Thousands of residents lost power in the greater Milwaukee area. Cattle sheds, garages, and storage sheds were damaged...
November 18, 2013 - 9:30am
November 12, 2013
UPDATED: Two men seriously hurt in pre-dawn crash
A man from Hammond and another from Glenwood City both remained hospitalized in serious condition late Tuesday morning, a day after their cars collided head-on on Hwy. 128 near 80th Avenue in the town of Springfield. The scene was about a mile north of Hwy. 12. Injured were Richard...
November 12, 2013 - 1:15pm
Senate looks at changing process for choosing chief justice; Supreme Court hears Act 10 arguments; More state news
A change in the way Wisconsin's chief justice is picked will get its first vote in the state Senate today. Republicans are supporting a constitutional amendment to require the seven Supreme Court justices to elect a chief every two years thus ending the 124-year-old practice of...
November 12, 2013 - 9:14am
November 11, 2013
High court hearing Act 10 arguments Monday; Assembly mulls 'revenge porn' ban; more state news
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Supreme Court was to hear arguments Monday on whether the Act 10 public union bargaining law should apply to local governments and public schools. The justices will hear arguments about a circuit court ruling 14 months ago. Dane County Circuit Judge Juan...
November 11, 2013 - 9:00am
November 8, 2013
Madison attorney tabbed for judgeship vacancy; Wheeler man survives 42-foot fall; more state news
Madison attorney James Peterson has been nominated for a federal judgeship that's been vacant for four years, due to political bickering. President Obama named Peterson yesterday to replace the late John Shabaz in a federal district court that serves the western half of Wisconsin. Peterson...
November 8, 2013 - 9:37am
November 6, 2013
Tougher OWI law clears Assembly; evidence of Asian carp found near Sturgeon Bay; 12 more state news briefs
MADISON -- Any fourth-offense driver would face a felony conviction and prison term, under a bill passed by the Assembly Tuesday. The lower house voted 88- to 7 to make four-time OWI a felony in all cases -- and to make all two-time drunk driving a criminal misdemeanor. The seven...
November 6, 2013 - 8:55am
November 1, 2013
Food stamp benefits cut; Rain could change to light snow in some places tonight; More Wisconsin news
About 900,000 Wisconsinites will get a reduction in their food stamp benefits starting today when a funding increase from the Obama stimulus package expires. The American Reinvestment and Recovery Act added $45 billion for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in 2009 at...
November 1, 2013 - 10:14am
October 31, 2013
Guns-at-school bill dies quickly; trade groups push for Kenosha casino; more state news
MADISON -- It appears that Wisconsinites will not have police, teachers, or anyone else carrying guns at school. Assembly Speaker Robin Vos' office said Wednesday that the lower house would not vote on a bill to let retired, off-duty, and out-of-state police officers carry concealed...
October 31, 2013 - 9:04am
October 30, 2013
Walker visiting UW-Stout Wednesday; survey shows more than half Wisconsinites now favor same-sex marriage; more state briefs
MENOMONIE -- Gov. Scott Walker is expected to attend and offer some remarks shortly after noon Wednesday at the sixth annual UW-Stout Manufacturing Advantage Conference being held in the Memorial Student Center, 302 10th Ave. E. The event is not open to the public. Wednesday marks...
October 30, 2013 - 8:33am
October 28, 2013
Update: Body found in Apple River near Somerset
St. Croix County Sheriff’s deputies recovered a body floating in the Apple River near the Apple River Campground, and just downstream from Village Park in Somerset on Sunday. The body of Charles R. Geiger, 47, of Somerset, was discovered by a group of kayakers at about 12:30...
October 28, 2013 - 2:51pm
Girl dies after crash while learning snowmobile safety
A 13-year-old Osceola girl died at Regions Hospital in St. Paul Sunday, a day after suffering injuries when a snow machine she was riding as part of a snowmobile safety class struck a wall in the Osceola High School parking lot Saturday morning. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources...
October 28, 2013 - 1:42pm
October 21, 2013
Update: Teenage girl has now died in Shoemaker accident
A late Saturday afternoon, Oct. 19, crash in the town of Troy has claimed a second life. A former River Falls man died and his three children were injured when the Mazda sedan he was driving failed to stop and was struck broadside by a minivan, at old Hwy. 35 and Tower Road. Late...
October 21, 2013 - 8:05am
October 11, 2013
Wausau relaxes religious music rules for now; NR man vying for Big Pumpkin title again; more state news
WAUSAU -- The Wausau School District is backing off from its administrative policy of limiting Christmas music by choral groups -- at least until after the holidays. The School Board held a closed session Thursday evening to discuss a possible lawsuit in the matter.
October 11, 2013 - 9:23am