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Spring semester public astronomy talks and observatory viewings set
NRMS Math Counts top regionals
NRHS celebrates Ice Fest with outdoor games
Somerset School Board candidates ready for Feb. 20 primary
County accepts bid on new highway facility bonds
crime and courts
Four local wrestlers qualify for 2018 WIAA state championships
Friday's Results: New Richmond's early three-pointers puts away Somerset
Kretovics, Minke, Matteson and Schmidt chosen for WFCA all-star games
SCC boys basketball dropped by two conference leaders
Thursday's Results: NR boys hockey advances to sectionals; Western Wisconsin Stars, Somerset boys eliminated
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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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/15/18 Hearing - Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/22/18 Open House- Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Neil F. Cunningham Estate; Case No. 18-PR-12
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Somerset Chamber awards members at gala evening
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
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August 28, 2013
Accident closed eastbound I-94
A traffic accident near milepost 9, just west of Roberts, closed east bound I-94 at exit 4 Wednesday afternoon. Cars were directed off the freeway...
August 28, 2013 - 3:28pm
May 31, 2013
Body of second Roberts teen found
The second of two bodies of a pair of St. Croix Central High School students who jumped from the Stone arch Bridge in Minneapolis has been located. The...
May 31, 2013 - 10:09am
April 16, 2013
Jury doesn't buy Schaffhausen insanity defense
It took a jury a little over three hours to reach a verdict in the case of Aaron Schaffhausen, the father who admitted he killed his three young...
April 16, 2013 - 7:47pm
March 28, 2013
Update: Schaffhausen pleads guilty in murder case
A River Falls man pleaded guilty to homicide and arson charges in the deaths of his three young daughters Thursday afternoon, March 28, in the first phase of the murder case. Aaron Schaffhausen, 35, Minot, N.D., pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree intentional homicide and...
March 28, 2013 - 4:00pm
Sheriff's deputies search for missing Amery man
The Polk County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating a missing rural Amery man. David Melby, 53, was reported missing for his rural Amery residence on Wednesday, March 27. Melby last contacted a family member by cell phone on Tuesday, March 26, at approximately...
March 28, 2013 - 9:49am
March 1, 2013
Attorneys spar over Schaffhausen motions
The defense and prosecution waded through a litany of motions in the Aaron Schaffhausen murder case in St. Croix County Circuit Court Friday...
March 1, 2013 - 2:42pm
February 12, 2013
Gov. Walker in Hudson to announce law enforcement initiatives
Gov. Scott Walker was at the Hudson Community Daycare on Tuesday afternoon to discuss a series of initiatives designed to protect children against...
February 12, 2013 - 2:57pm
December 27, 2012
UPDATE: Woman jumps to her death from I-94 bridge over St. Croix River
A woman jumped from the east-bound side of the Hudson Bridge at approximately 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, and died at the scene. Authorities...
December 27, 2012 - 8:58am
December 14, 2012
No insanity plea for Schaffhausen
A man accused in the murder of his three daughters last summer did not meet the court's deadline for entering a not guilty by reason of insanity plea Friday. Public defender John Kuscinski said his client, Aaron Schaffhausen would most likely appear in court next at a scheduled hearing...
December 14, 2012 - 11:34am
November 4, 2012
VIDEO: Romney-Ryan Real Recovery Road Rally
The loudspeakers played a continuous selection of 'Patriotic' songs as the crowd began to gather at 4 p.m. for the 5: 30 p.m rally which included...
November 4, 2012 - 10:41pm
October 8, 2012
House fire victim identified
The St. Croix County Sheriff's department has identified the victim in a rural Somerset house fire late Friday. Thomas H. Cook, 70, was found dead in his house at 2107 County Rd. I. A deputy was dispatched at 11:59 p.m., Oct. 5. A Somerset fire crew was on hand and the structure...
October 8, 2012 - 9:55am
October 5, 2012
Hammond apartment damaged by fire
Fire departments were called to 1030 Davis St. in Hammond for a fire in an apartment building at around 1:20 p.m. Oct. 5. No one was in the...
October 5, 2012 - 2:46pm
August 28, 2012
Schaffhausen stands mute in arraignment hearing
A father charged with murder in the deaths of his three young daughters at a River Falls residence last month stood mute before the court in...
August 28, 2012 - 5:25pm
August 2, 2012
WisDOT takes steps to prevent crashes on I-94 in St. Croix County
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced Thursday morning, Aug. 2, that it is taking steps to prevent additional traffic crashes in and near the road construction work on Interstate 94 in St. Croix County. Over the next couple of days, construction crews will create four...
August 2, 2012 - 11:04am
July 12, 2012
Schaffhausen appears in young girls' murder case
A man accused in the deaths of his three young daughters in a gruesome incident at a River Falls residence last Tuesday made his initial appearance...
July 12, 2012 - 2:35pm