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Former basketball coach sentenced to prison
Charges: About 275 pounds of pot turned up in rural Baldwin
St Croix County Farm Bureau offers scholarships to county students
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly passes tax package that includes rebate measure; more state news stories
Child porn charges filed against 3 more in St. Croix County
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WIAA state wrestling continues Friday, all four local wrestlers in action
St. Croix Central girls basketball completes perfect MBC season
MBC, BRC well represented at WIAA state wrestling championships
St. Croix Central boys basketball grinds out pair of victories
Somerset boys basketball will open WIAA playoffs at Barron
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
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Escape Salon offers space rentals in Hudson
Somerset Chamber awards members at gala evening
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Randleman of Catalyst Receives PTA Recognition
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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
January 6, 2016
Two-car accident on 64/A
A two-car accident occurred Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of State Highway 64 and County Highway A. New Richmond Police, Fire and...
January 6, 2016 - 3:59pm
Ballot cemented for April 5 primaries; Walker won't pardon Avery; Sheboygan insurer wins OK to use drones for inspections; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- All three candidates for the Wisconsin Supreme Court have filed their required nomination papers by Tuesday's deadline. A state report shows that Justice Rebecca Bradley, Appeals Judge Joanne Kloppenburg, and Milwaukee Judge Joe Donald all have well more than the 2,000...
January 6, 2016 - 9:21am
January 5, 2016
UPDATED: Officials can't link 70 mph limit to rise in traffic deaths; Ryan slams Obama on gun control measures; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin traffic deaths rose 13 percent last year, but the Wisconsin Department of Transportation says it's still too early to tell if the increase in freeway speeds is a factor. The agency said 556 people died in state crashes in 2015, up from 494 the previous year --...
January 5, 2016 - 9:13am
January 4, 2016
Lawmaker wants OWI penalties broadened; 4 drowned in late-night canoe excursion; 15 more brief news stories from across Wisconsin
MADISON -- A state lawmaker wants all types of operating while intoxicated offenses to be used against a person when setting penalties. Assembly Republican Andre Jacque of De Pere is preparing a bill to let drunk driving arrests for motor vehicles, boats, and snowmobiles be considered...
January 4, 2016 - 9:26am
December 31, 2015
Taxpayers foot bill for Governor's security team; Records Board will revisit 'transitory' ruling next month; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- Taxpayers had to pay out hundreds of thousands of dollars in overtime pay for the Wisconsin governor's security staff and others. More than $577,000 went out to cover overtime pay that had been wrongly withheld for the security team that protects Gov. Scott Walker, Lieutenant...
December 31, 2015 - 9:21am
December 28, 2015
UPDATED: Couple, two men rescue threesome from icy Apple River backwater; baby resuscitated
AMERY -- Three passersby are being heralded as heroes in the rescue and resuscitation of a five-month-old baby boy and the saving of the mother...
December 28, 2015 - 2:24pm
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.
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
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