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St. Croix County forecast as fastest growing to 2040; town of Richmond ranks 7th statewide in growth
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crime and courts
Tiger girls basketball knocks off Ashland
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Spartans top St. Croix Falls
SCC boys basketball knocked out of playoffs by Northwestern
Tiger boys basketball knocked out of playoffs
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Somerset art at its finest
Buds Garden Club hosts bluebird talk
Roberts loses ‘Good Neighbor,’ beloved friend
Local family uses talents to heal in the Philippines
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September 13, 2013
See the llamas run in Hammond on Saturday
The sight of a llama running through the streets may seem strange to some, but to Hammond residents, seeing the camel-like animal roaming the...
life / events
September 13, 2013 - 9:02am
August 9, 2012
Kiddie Parade joins Heartland Days lineup
The Grand Parade won't be the only parade this Hammond Heartland Days. The kids will get a parade all their own, organized by the Hammond Community Library. Library director Michelle Johnson said she felt the event would help kids build self-esteem. "It gives them a chance to shine...
arts and entertainment / family / life
August 9, 2012 - 8:00am
Tough Mudder's coming to Somerset
Come May 19, Somerset is going to get muddy. The Tough Mudder event is coming to the Somerset Amphitheater on May 19 and 20. According to its website, Tough Mudder is probably the toughest event on the planet. "Tough Mudder is not your average lame mud run or spirit-crushing...
March 9, 2012 - 8:00am
Holiday happenings planned in Somerset
If anyone feels the need for a boost to get into the holiday spirit, there are plenty of places in Somerset you can go. *** Santa will be at the Somerset Ice Arena on Wednesday, Dec. 14, from 6-8 p.m. Bring a non-perishable food item and your camera to get a picture with Santa....
December 9, 2011 - 8:00am
October 21, 2011
Halloween happenings in Somerset
Looking for a spooky good time in Somerset for Halloween? There are plenty of options to choose from. HALLOWEEN PARTY The Girl Scouts of Somerset are hosting their annual Halloween party on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Somerset Middle School. There will be games,...
October 21, 2011 - 8:00am
October 20, 2011
Haunted Maze of Mania to benefit Grace Place
This year's Maze of Mania at 653 Laurie Lane, Hudson, is the result of two women's passion for Halloween haunted houses and desire to help those in need. Sisters Lori Stromberg, Hudson, and Cindy Zorn, St. Paul, Minn., have spent the last five weekends transforming Stromberg's 1,500-square-foot...
October 20, 2011 - 8:00am
October 13, 2011
For nearly 11 years a handful of Hammond residents have volunteered their time and talents to create a haunted house of spooktacular proportions. Although the "Town of Tormented Souls" haunted house has had various names and locations over the years one thing has stayed the same,...
October 13, 2011 - 8:00am
October 21, 2010
Hammond man enjoys haunting hobby
By day, Tim Kraus, 40, of Hammond is a maintenance man, by night he's the undertaker ... at least during the month of October. Kraus has been...
October 21, 2010 - 3:47pm
Halloween happenings planned in Somerset
It's never too early to start making Halloween plans. If you happen to be in the Somerset area the weekend of Oct. 30 and 31, you have a couple of spooky options. Haunted Hayride Saturday, Oct. 30 The Somerset Lions are sponsoring their first annual Haunted Hayride in Village Park...
October 21, 2010 - 1:01pm
August 13, 2010
STAY AND PLAY: Getting back to nature (centers) across region
Summer is a perfect time for getting outdoors and exploring nature.
arts and entertainment / life
August 13, 2010 - 8:00am
August 12, 2010
Musical magic created in Star Prairie
There's a simple white board outside This Old Store in Star Prairie that advertises "Live Music, Open Stage, Thursdays, 6-9, FREE." The sign...
arts and entertainment / life
August 12, 2010 - 4:25pm
July 10, 2010
Stay and Play: Walking, hiking opportunities abound in St. Croix County
One hundred years ago, walking was a means of transportation. Today, it's more of a recreational activity. Whether it's a casual stroll with...
July 10, 2010 - 6:02am