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Sex offender notification meeting Thursday in Burkhardt
Village of Roberts adds Clearas option to facility plan
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
Man arrested after search of 2nd Street home in New Richmond
Stafsholt to hold listening session in New Richmond
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WIAA Wrestling: Four local wrestlers advance to state tournament
Friday's Results: New Richmond hockey advances; New Richmond, SCC boys hoops are winners
New Richmond boys hockey opens WIAA playoffs at home on Friday
New Richmond boys basketball plays Friday at Somerset
New Richmond wrestlers send five to Saturday's Division 1 sectional meet
SCC school board approves Clay as elementary principal
NRHS hosts STEM Night
Learn 2 Love group stuffs socks with items for those in need
The Colosseum opens for business
St. Croix County 4-H opportunities
Watercolor painting class held at Hazel Mackin
Local game designer seeing success
Free March 1 seminar: How to manage medications effectively
Hazel Mackin Public Library: Experience library's redesigned collection
Somerset2017 sees first 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten graduate
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Lien Sale Notice - Sunnyside Super Storage, Units C03, C30, C40, E14, J16, K16
17PR15 In the matter of the estate of Craig W Campbell
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
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December 24, 2015
UPDATED: Iron River man killed in collision with semi; blustery winter weather knocks out power to thousands; 12 more stories from around Wisconsin
IRON RIVER -- A 54-year-old Iron River man died just before noon, Wednesday after he lost control of his pickup truck on snow-covered Hwy. 2 and ran into the path of an oncoming semi-truck. The State Patrol has identified the victim as Dean A. Lusikka. Authorities were alerted the...
December 24, 2015 - 11:16am
December 22, 2015
Somerset man suffers seizure while driving
A Somerset man was injured when he suffered a seizure while driving December 15. Joshua P. Sletten, 27, 599 County HIghway VV was northbound...
December 22, 2015 - 10:44am
December 21, 2015
Speaker Ryan brushes off conservative criticism of spending deal; corn, soybean bins jammed in wake of near-perfect crop year; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville is brushing off conservative critics of the federal spending package that keeps the government in business through next September. On NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday, Ryan said the GOP was able to advance many, but not all of...
December 21, 2015 - 9:29am
December 17, 2015
Slick roads lead to crash involving sheriff's squad
The season’s first snowfall led to a multi-vehicle crash that forced a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department vehicle down a steep ditch in rural Hudson. No one was injured in the crash, which occurred at 7:23 a.m. Nov. 30 on Trout Brook Road in the town of Hudson. “We’re happy...
December 17, 2015 - 9:45am
December 16, 2015
Hammond native Fr. Jim Powers named bishop; Badgers' 'Bo' retires; feds will review Milwaukee Police Dept.; 11 more news stories from around Wisconsin
SUPERIOR -- Fr. Jim Powers, a Hammond native who was ordained a priest in 1990 and has served parishes in River Falls, Rice Lake, Solon Springs...
December 16, 2015 - 9:19am
December 14, 2015
UPDATE: Victim in truck-tree crash near Knapp identified; floods, rain, record warmth defy typical pre-Christmas weather; 11 more stories from around Wisconsin
KNAPP -- Joel L. Ghinter, 44, of Wilson has been identified as the victim in a one-vehicle crash that was discovered around 8 a.m. Sunday, along...
December 14, 2015 - 1:00pm
December 10, 2015
Somerset man injured after striking doors, gravestone
A Somerset man was visibly injured last month after his vehicle crashed through a car wash door, drove through a cemetery and struck a light...
December 10, 2015 - 10:32am
Committee OKs end to Wisconsin nuclear plant moratorium; kerfuffle over 'Kermit' story rejected by school committee; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A Wisconsin Assembly committee has given its unanimous endorsement to ending the state's 32-year-old moratorium on new nuclear power plants. The Energy and Utilities Committee voted 13-0 on Wednesday to recommend the proposal to the full house. The bill would end requirements...
December 10, 2015 - 8:41am
December 9, 2015
Wisconsin Republicans denounce Trump ban on new Muslims; lawmakers mull whether to do-away with hunting backtags; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
Wisconsin Republican leaders have distanced themselves from Donald Trump's idea of banning Muslims from entering the United States. In Washington, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville said it's not what the party or the country stand for. House Republican Reid Ribble of Sherwood...
December 9, 2015 - 9:38am
December 8, 2015
Wisconsin gun sales keep growing; leaders at state's juvenile school ousted as alleged abuse probe continues; 13 more news stories from around Wisconsin
Gun sales continue to grow, both in Wisconsin and the United States. Wisconsin's Justice Department said Black Friday set an all-time record for the background checks it performed on prospective buyers. There were 1,752 checks on Nov. 27 -- 30 more than the previous one-day record...
December 8, 2015 - 9:04am
December 7, 2015
Sen. Johnson critical of Obama's absence of 'winning strategy' against ISIS; CWD-infected buck found in Oneida Co.; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- President Obama said the United States will overcome terrorist threats that seek to "poison the minds" of Americans and others. But a pair of Wisconsin GOP leaders criticize the Democratic president for not laying out a strategy. In only his third prime-time address...
December 7, 2015 - 9:04am
December 4, 2015
Congress passes transportation funding, Obama expected to sign; cheesemakers widen state's production lead; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Wisconsin House Republicans Sean Duffy and Glenn Grothman were among a small minority who voted against a five-year federal transportation package. The House passed the $305 billion compromise 359- to 65 on Thursday, and the Senate later voted 83- to 16 to send...
December 4, 2015 - 9:25am
December 3, 2015
Western Wisconsin teen injured by hunting rifle
A 16-year-old Frederic boy was airlifted to Regions Hospital in St. Paul late Sunday after a rifle in the truck he was driving discharged, striking him in the right forearm. Michael Coen-Nelson was driving a 1988 Chevrolet pickup on 150th Street in Polk County's West Sweden township...
December 3, 2015 - 2:00pm
House vote will reduce federal role in public schools; Wisconsinites income still recovering from Great Recession; 11 more state news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- All of Wisconsin's seven voting U.S. House members want to slash the federal government's role in shepherding public education. The House voted 359- to 64 Wednesday in the first major rewrite of the No Child Left Behind Act since the law expired eight years ago. Speakers...
December 3, 2015 - 9:50am
December 2, 2015
Osceola lab settles large Medicare fraud case; deer kill tally up 2.6 percent over 2014; 13 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A laboratory in Polk County that supports health care and research facilities has agreed to pay $8.5 million to settle a Medicare fraud case. Pharmasan Labs of Osceola, its billing company NeuroScience, and founders Gottfried and Mieke Kellermann were accused of falsely...
December 2, 2015 - 8:21am