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UPDATE: Police release identity of woman found dead in Hudson
Wisconsin roundup: Budget vetoes eliminate judicial council, education board; 7 more state news stories
New personal e-alarms can enhance safety, even at UWRF
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
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Soccer: Spartans can't turn progress into wins
Panthers put together complete effort, bury B-W
Golf: Tigers peaking as playoffs near
Volleyball: Perfect Panthers improve to 20-0
Volleyball: Tigers impress winning MBC opener
New personal e-alarms can enhance safety, even at UWRF
St. Anne School announces meal policy
Bohatta is new director of pupil services
PHOTOS: First day of school
New Richmond school district, St. Mary's welcomes new staff
Fall colors, flavors and fun at Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival
32nd annual Heritage Days Festival begins Friday
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival set for Sept. 23-24
Evans leaves Faith Community Church
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Steven J. Wickenhauser Estate; Case No. 17PR88
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 9/15/17 Special Council Meeting Minutes
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Crossing Trail Head- Well Construction
SOMERSET SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/17/17 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Meshya M. Grove, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-43
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November 29, 2012
Lender asks for foreclosure on house where children died
The River Falls house in which a man allegedly killed his three young daughters last summer is in foreclosure. Last week, Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union of St. Paul began foreclosure proceedings against Aaron Schaffhausen, Minot, N.D., now in the St. Croix County Jail. According...
November 29, 2012 - 9:15am
November 14, 2012
Broken windshield? Take it to Judge Joe Brown
Youth baseball coach Matt Graetz and a player's dad, Carl Brunholz, will appear on the Judge Joe Brown Syndicated TV show 11:45 a.m. Wednesday,...
November 14, 2012 - 9:47am
October 5, 2012
Beldenville man charged with vehicular homicide
A Beldenville man was charged Tuesday in Pierce County Circuit Court with vehicular homicide and reckless driving causing bodily harm. George D. Budd, 54, N7652 650th St., is scheduled to make his first court appearance 10:45 a.m., Oct. 23. Both charges are felonies. The charges...
October 5, 2012 - 5:23pm
July 13, 2012
UPDATE: RF Police still asking for public's help in murder investigation
Police continue to ask for the public's assistance in their search for a laptop computer and computer bag believed to be Aaron Schaffhausen's....
July 13, 2012 - 3:01pm
May 9, 2012
New Pierce victim/witness coordinator found calling in college
Jessie Dando started last month as the new victim/witness coordinator for Pierce County. She comes from Washington County (Minn.), where she...
May 9, 2012 - 11:41am
April 25, 2012
Woman corrections guard found not guilty of sexual conduct with juvenile male inmates
Jurors acquitted former Minnesota Correctional Facility-Red Wing guard Suzanne Marie Walstrom on all counts this afternoon. The verdict came within a couple hours of attorneys giving their closing arguments. Walstrom, 39, Plum City, was accused of having sexual relationships,...
April 25, 2012 - 2:40pm
November 21, 2011
Learn about restorative justice
The St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice Program has been serving Pierce and St. Croix Counties since 2001. The program provides the community...
November 21, 2011 - 2:39pm
September 22, 2011
Autopsy unable to find infant's cause of death
The results of an autopsy on an infant girl who died at a Hammond couple's residence is undetermined, according to a report from the Ramsey County (Minn.) medical examiner. Sheriff John Shilts said his office received the results late Friday. Jeremee Christopher Will, 37, and Elise...
September 22, 2011 - 9:40am
September 7, 2011
St. Croix judges report to County Board
St. Croix County Circuit Court judges Scott Needham, Eric Lundell, Edward Vlack and Howard Cameron and Court Commissioner Steve Dunlap presented...
September 7, 2011 - 8:34am
May 18, 2011
Appeals court: Baldwin gun range must be permanently closed
In a ruling made public Tuesday, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals reversed a decision by St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Eric Lundell and ordered that the Central St. Croix Rod & Gun Club range in the town of Rush River be permanently closed. The neighbors brought a trespass and...
May 18, 2011 - 1:13pm
February 10, 2011
Woman sues, says K-9 bit her when deputy offered ride
Perhaps the lesson to be learned from a Roberts woman's experience is if a deputy offers you a ride, check to make sure there's no dog in the back seat. Or maybe ride up front. Denise Carroll, rural Roberts, has filed suit against the St. Croix County Sheriff's Department and Wisconsin...
February 10, 2011 - 8:24am
February 9, 2011
Supreme Court primary slated for Feb. 15
Next Tuesday Wisconsin voters will go to the polls to cut the number of candidates for a seat on the state Supreme Court from four to two. The incumbent, David T. Prosser, will face off Feb. 15 against an assistant attorney general, a private-practice attorney and a division director...
February 9, 2011 - 4:12pm
New Richmond man faces sex assault charges
Charges have been filed against a New Richmond man in a child sex assault case resulting from alleged incidents in New Richmond over a period of several years. Bobby Joe Ellis, 42, was charged with felony counts of sex assault of a child, third-degree sex assault and misdemeanor...
February 9, 2011 - 4:09pm
August 6, 2010
Appeals court reverses judge's sentence
An appeals court found a St. Croix judge showed "objective bias" when he warned a man that if he violated probation, he would get a stiff sentence and then followed through with the promise. In a decision filed Tuesday, the District III Court of Appeals reversed a sentence imposed...
August 6, 2010 - 8:04am
February 23, 2010
Trial set for former St. Croix Co. sex offender
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Jury trial dates for Aug. 17 to 20 were set Monday for the Wisconsin sex offender accused of beating, sexually assaulting and robbing a 73-year-old woman in November at a rural church. Lindon Roy Knutson, 61, also has a pre-trial hearing set for April 12 in Kandiyohi...
February 23, 2010 - 2:35pm