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Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
Fender bender on South Knowles
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
crime and courts
New Richmond girls tennis wins MBC; New Richmond girls golf reaches sectional
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
New Richmond football rolls, Somerset wins squeaker, Central gets knocked off
New Richmond football players learn about tackling cancer
New Richmond football puts it all together against St. Croix Central
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
VIDEO: Gov. Walker pays a visit to SCC’s Fab Lab
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
Gregory's Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Saturday
Remembering the past: Heritage Weekend starts tonight
New playground open to everyone
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
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Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
August 3, 2016
Guilty conscience led to squad-crash confession, charges say
An inattentive driving ticket gave way to felony charges after a man, allegedly overcome by guilt, came forward to tell authorities that his...
News/crime and courts
August 3, 2016 - 10:39am
April 18, 2016
Motorcyclist crashes near Hudson after 132-mph pursuit on I-94
A Twin Cities motorcyclist being chased by an officer at speeds in excess of 130 mph was injured early Monday in a crash along Interstate 94 in St. Croix County. The driver, identified by the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office as 20-year-old Eden Prairie resident Zachary G. Mills,...
News/crime and courts
April 18, 2016 - 12:54pm
March 9, 2016
Two vehicle crash ties up traffic at highways 64 and 65
A two-vehicle accident tied up traffic at the intersection of highways 64 and 65 on the north side of New Richmond for much of the early morning...
March 9, 2016 - 4:42pm
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
November 20, 2015
New Richmond man crashes car into Apple River
A New Richmond man was injured early Friday after the car he was driving crashed and plunged into the Apple River in the town of Star Prairie. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said the driver, 27-year-old Thomas Humphrey, was airlifted from the scene...
November 20, 2015 - 3:33pm
November 8, 2015
St. Croix County residents involved in I-94 crashes
Back-to-back crashes Friday night on Interstate 94 left one person injured in rural Hudson. According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, an eastbound vehicle driven by Hudson resident Tammie Nasseff rear-ended a vehicle driven by fellow Hudson resident Jessica Sachsenmaier at about...
November 8, 2015 - 5:49pm
September 28, 2015
Somerset man, 39, killed in motorcycle crash
Authorities said alcohol appeared to be a factor in a Sunday motorcycle crash that claimed the life of a Somerset man. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office, 39-year-old Jason Thomas Anderson was killed while exiting Highway 35/64 near Exit 9 in the town of Somerset....
September 28, 2015 - 7:47am
August 24, 2015
Interstate crash Sunday leaves 1 injured in St. Croix County
One person was hospitalized Sunday after a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 near Roberts. According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, a 54-year-old woman from Weyerhaeuser, Wis., was taken to Regions Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The woman was a passenger in...
August 24, 2015 - 8:04am
August 13, 2015
Houlton tram crash leaves 2 injured
Two siblings were injured Wednesday at their Houlton home when a tram apparatus they were riding failed and crashed. The people, a 21-year-old man and a 9-year-old girl, were taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with serious injuries, said St. Croix County Chief Deputy Scott...
August 13, 2015 - 9:49am
June 15, 2015
Loose pickup triggers chain-reaction freeway crash
Multiple injuries were reported Saturday after a crash on Interstate 94 in St. Croix County when a pickup truck came unhitched and caused chain-reaction...
June 15, 2015 - 9:47am
May 14, 2015
UPDATE: Baldwin man in critical condition after Highway 12 crash
A Baldwin man remained hospitalized Thursday, a day after the motorcycle he was driving struck the back of a River Falls woman's car in the Town of Hammond. According to a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office news release, Michael L. Halderson, 34, was taken by ambulance from the...
May 14, 2015 - 7:12am
April 27, 2015
Elmwood man airlifted after motorcycles collide
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in a crash involving two motorcycles at 8:55 p.m. Sunday night in Spring Valley and an Elmwood man was airlifted to Regions Hospital for his injuries. According to a press release from the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, the crash occurred...
April 27, 2015 - 9:02am
Woodville boy injured after car strikes bike
A 12-year-old Woodville boy was hospitalized Saturday after he was struck by a car while riding his bicycle in the Town of Baldwin. According to a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office news release, Troy D. Ellsworth was headed west on County Road E at 9:46 a.m. Saturday when he...
April 27, 2015 - 9:00am
Four injured in Roberts crash on Highway 65
Inattentive driving was being investigated after a chain-reaction crash Friday morning in Roberts that sent three people to the hospital. The crash occurred at 7:21 a.m. on Highway 65, about a half-mile north of Highway 12. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Scott...
April 27, 2015 - 8:52am
April 17, 2015
Student injured after pickup rear-ends school bus
Multiple students were injured in New Richmond at about 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 16, when a pickup truck rear-ended a school bus stopped...
April 17, 2015 - 12:53pm