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NRHS students, staff help out around the community
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Thursday Sports: Track teams all qualify athletes for WIAA state meet
New Richmond girls soccer proves it deserves to be called champions
Monday Sports: MBC baseball champions crowned, track regionals held
Teamwork drove St. Croix Central girls to MBC track title
Middle Border Conference boys golf battle came down to the final shot
NRHS students, staff help out around the community
Somerset High School graduates Class of 2017
Broken back can't stop Viebrock from racing
Nelson brothers: Through tragedy they have triumphed
Learning to run a business
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Second Pea Soup Medallion Hunt clue announced
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
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PUBLISHED NOTICE: Acuity v. Justin L. Smith; Case No. 17-SC-882
TOWN OF RICHMOND: 2017 Liquor License Applications
TOWN OF ERIN PRAIRIE: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
PROBATE NOTICE: Jean T. Roach Estate; Case No. 17PR31
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Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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June 17, 2013
Jet ski operator injured in accident
A Minnesota man was seriously injured in a boating incident on East Balsam Lake on Sunday, June 16. The accident, which occurred around 12:30 p.m., involved Mark Daniel Mann, 25, of Maple Grove, Minn., and the operator of a boat, Andrew James Iverson, 23, of Minneapolis. Mann was...
June 17, 2013 - 3:31pm
June 11, 2013
Lawmakers consider boost to jobless benefits; Senators split on Farm Bill vote; more state news
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Senate was scheduled to vote Tuesday on a bill to increase weekly jobless benefits, while making it easier to recover...
June 11, 2013 - 8:25am
June 10, 2013
Johnson 'every bit concerned' over civil liberties; Assembly panel to vote on election changes; more state news
U.S. Senate Republican Ron Johnson of Wisconsin says we need a "very delicate balance" between protecting civil liberties and gathering intelligence to fight terrorism. Johnson, a member of the Senate Homeland Security panel, was on "Fox News Sunday" to discuss the recent reports...
June 10, 2013 - 10:18am
June 9, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Remains found in old Iron Range mine identified
From the Forum News Service North Dakota University System seeks applications for interim chancellor BISMARCK -- The North Dakota University System is accepting applications and nominations for an interim chancellor to lead the system of 11 public campuses for at least the next...
June 9, 2013 - 6:16pm
June 6, 2013
UPDATE: Victim in boating accident was New Richmond man
A 40-year-old New Richmond man who served as harbor-master at the Windmill Marina in Afton has been indentified as the individual who died as a result of a boating accident which occurred just before midnight Wednesday, June 5th, upstream from Prescott. David J. Riley, was initially...
June 6, 2013 - 12:56pm
June 3, 2013
Annual roadcheck program helps prevent large-truck crashes, starts June 4
To prevent large-truck crashes, the Wisconsin State Patrol will participate in the annual Roadcheck program from Tuesday to Thursday, June 4...
June 3, 2013 - 12:36pm
Freezing temps still linger in northern Wisconsin; New city law lets police fine parents of bullies; State budget deal seems close; More state news
Summer is only 18 days away, and temperatures still dropped to the freezing mark this morning in Vilas County in far northern Wisconsin. It was 31 degrees at Land O'Lakes at 6 a.m., and Eagle River was at the freezing point at 32. By 7 a.m. it was around 40 in both those communities,...
June 3, 2013 - 9:01am
May 31, 2013
Car-deer crashes pick up in June
Motorists are advised to be on the lookout for deer this time of year as does search for places to give birth and young deer separate from their...
May 31, 2013 - 10:54am
May 30, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Student accused of using iPhone to peep on girls
From the Forum News Service North Dakota Court rejects appeal to save Sioux nickname GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- In what may be the final chapter in the fight over the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname, a federal appeals court Wednesday affirmed a lower court's judgment...
May 30, 2013 - 7:56am
May 29, 2013
REGIONAL OFFICE: Letter carrier fined for stealing rebate check
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Mayor arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct HALSTAD, Minn. -- The city's mayor was in jail after being arrested Monday on allegations of criminal sexual conduct, terroristic and domestic abuse. Norman County Sheriff Jeremy Thornton...
May 29, 2013 - 8:49am
May 28, 2013
Groundbreaking set today for Stillwater Bridge; Little boy dies after parking lot accident; more state news
Decades of legal and political blood have been shed over the new St. Croix River bridge near Hudson. Now that construction is beginning, U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota) said she hopes the new four-lane bridge will be symbol of unity and not divisiveness. A groundbreaking...
May 28, 2013 - 9:06am
May 22, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Duluth police officer pleads guilty to collision
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Franken challenges Energy Department on gas prices WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Al Franken is blaming the recent spike in Minnesota gas prices in part on the Department of Energy's decision to stop publishing refinery maintenance reports two years...
May 22, 2013 - 8:31am
May 20, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man killed in bluff fall was from Missouri
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Man killed in bluff fall was from Missouri RED WING, Minn. -- The man who died after falling Wednesday evening from a bluff along the Mississippi River has been identified as David Locuson of Fenton, Mo. The Red Wing Police Department said investigators...
May 20, 2013 - 8:01am
May 16, 2013
Jogger dies after falling off bluff
RED WING, Minn. - A jogger here died Wednesday night after apparently falling off 200-foot Mississippi River bluff. Police and fire departments in this city about an hour southeast of Minneapolis responded at 8:50 p.m. to a call for medical assistance on the bluff's north side. Witnesses...
May 16, 2013 - 2:55pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Black bear sightings reported in Cottage Grove
From the Forum News Service North Dakota Death near Williston ruled a homicide WILLISTON, N.D. -- The death of a man whose body was found Tuesday near Williston has been ruled a homicide, the Williams County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday. The man suffered a fatal gunshot wound,...
May 16, 2013 - 9:21am