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UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 25
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
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
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
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
May 30, 2016
Authorities looking for La Crosse bank robber; Voter ID still in effect for August; and 13 more Wisconsin state news stories
La Crosse -- Authorities in western Wisconsin are looking for the man who robbed the Altra Federal Credit Union branch office inside a grocery store in La Crosse. One person was brought in for questioning, but hasn't been called a suspect. Witnesses say a white man walked into the...
May 30, 2016 - 12:34pm
May 2, 2016
UPDATE: Two injured in two-vehicle accident in Stanton
A Baldwin man was cited for his role in a two-car accident Friday morning in the Town of Stanton. Tyler D. Troutman, 28, was going northbound...
May 2, 2016 - 1:27pm
April 12, 2016
Fire destroys Star Prairie garage
A fire destroyed the garage at the Roger Larson house in Star Prairie Tuesday morning. New Richmond Fire and Deer Park Fire were called to the...
April 12, 2016 - 2:35pm
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Right-to-work appeal may go directly to Supreme Court
State Attorney General Brad Schimel said he might go directly to the Supreme Court to try to bring back Wisconsin's right-to-work law.
News/crime and courts
April 12, 2016 - 8:42am
April 11, 2016
Hudson police cruiser struck by oncoming car
Two drivers, including a Hudson police officer, were injured recently after a patrol car was struck in traffic by a suspected distracted driver....
April 11, 2016 - 9:17am
March 24, 2016
NTSB releases information from 2015 plane crash
The airplane crash that claimed four Hudson-area lives last year in Polk County occurred after the plane was seen performing aerobatics, according...
March 24, 2016 - 9:03am
March 1, 2016
It could have been worse...much worse
My day started on Wednesday, Feb. 3, with the news St. Croix Central would be two hours late as a result of the snowstorm the night before.
March 1, 2016 - 11:08am
February 18, 2016
Alcohol suspected in Sunday crash
Authorities suspected alcohol was involved in a St. Croix County crash Sunday that left two people with minor injuries. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called at 7:26 p.m. to 80th Street and 190th Avenue in the town of Star Prairie for a single-vehicle crash. Chief...
February 18, 2016 - 9:09am
February 12, 2016
Friday Wisconsin News Roundup: U.S. Senate votes to end internet taxes
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Both of Wisconsin's U.S. senators have voted in favor of a bill that would end the state's Internet access tax in July of 2021. The vote was 75- to 20 Thursday to ban state and local Internet taxes, as part of a larger bill that changes U.S. trade laws. The package...
February 12, 2016 - 10:20am
February 9, 2016
One injured in accident north of Roberts
A River Falls woman was injured Monday morning in a two-car collision on State Highway 65, north of Roberts, near 100th Avenue. Aimee Pace,...
February 9, 2016 - 1:28pm
January 11, 2016
Proposed UP mine has implications for Wisconsin; Illinois law firm pledges to help Steven Avery; 18 more Wisconsin stories from weekend news
A proposed mining project in Upper Michigan would affect northeast Wisconsin. Officials recently held a public hearing that drew split opinions about a plan by Aquila Resources to open a gold, silver, copper, and zinc mine just north of the Wisconsin-UP border north of Marinette. The...
January 11, 2016 - 9:09am
January 8, 2016
Fourth OWI would bring felony charge under change OK'd by Assembly panel; DOT adds Saturday license renewal services; 10 more stories from around Wisconsin
MADISON -- A bill to give longer prison sentences to repeat drunk drivers has been unanimously endorsed by the state Assembly's judiciary committee. It makes four-time operating while intoxicated arrest a felony instead of a misdemeanor, and it raises maximum sentences for up to...
January 8, 2016 - 10:22am
January 7, 2016
Sheriff's deputy injured after town of Richmond crash
Authorities said snowy roads were a likely factor in a crash Thursday morning that left a St. Croiix County sheriff’s deputy injured. The deputy,...
January 7, 2016 - 3:39pm