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End of an era: Greaton’s Jewelers going out of business
Speech-writer revelation prompts new criticism of UW spending; early Thanksgiving house fire kills rural Superior man; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
City Council considering 2.5% levy increase
Half of WEAC -- all AFT unions vote to remain intact; collision near Holman claims 3 lives; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Fountain City man dies in pickup vs. freight train accident; Gasoline prices dropping here but dropping faster in Minnesota; Nine more state news briefs
crime and courts
Perfection! Somerset earns third state football title
Strong values, sense of community are behind Somerset football success
Fehrman steps down as New Richmond varsity baseball coach
Western Wisconsin Stars align as a U19 girls hockey team
Short-handed St. Croix Central girls lose basketball season opener
Middle School MathCounts team hosts competition
Academic Decathlon team takes first at local meet, second overall in state
Students looking to get most out of new culinary courses
Teachers/staff of the year announced
Drama department puts on three shows of fall production
Historical Society's Victorian Christmas Night on Dec. 5
Volunteers serve up more than 400 Thanksgiving dinners
Shopping around for the best medicine
Join our coloring contest
Immaculate Conception Church to host annual Thanksgiving dinner
arts and entertainment
St. Croix County Board of Adjustment Public Hearing Notice - Dec. 10
St. Croix County Hwy. Dept - Prohibit of pushing snow across highways
Town of Somerset Notice of Special Meeting
14PR64 In the matter of the estate of Richard W Newman
14PR80 In the matter of the estate of Lillian A. Shemon
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Pierre P. Haustein, 75
Eugene L'Allier, 80
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May 21, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man dies in fall from 'party bus'
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Walhalla campground evacuated; Crystal conserving water GRAND FORKS, N.D.
May 21, 2013 - 6:36am
May 20, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man killed in bluff fall was from Missouri
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Man killed in bluff fall was from Missouri RED WING, Minn. -- The man who died after falling Wednesday evening from a bluff along the Mississippi River has been identified as David Locuson of Fenton, Mo. The Red Wing Police Department said investigators...
May 20, 2013 - 8:01am
May 17, 2013
Job situation: Back on track or derailed?; Wood-cutting accident caused wildfire that burned over 8,000 acres; more briefs
Wisconsin's job picture is either exciting or lackluster, depending on which political party you believe. Republicans call these "exciting times," after the government's most complete employer survey showed that Wisconsin created 62,000 jobs in Gov.
May 17, 2013 - 8:58am
May 16, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Black bear sightings reported in Cottage Grove
From the Forum News Service North Dakota Death near Williston ruled a homicide WILLISTON, N.D. -- The death of a man whose body was found Tuesday near Williston has been ruled a homicide, the Williams County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday. The man suffered a fatal gunshot wound,...
news / accidents
May 16, 2013 - 9:21am
May 15, 2013
Hwy. 35 crash results in injury, citation
The commute home to River Falls at the intersection of southbound Hwy. 35 and Radio Road was slowed late Tuesday afternoon, May 14, by a car vs. motorcycle collision. The injured motorcyclist, Michael D. Fisher, Jr., 33, Hammond, was heading south toward River Falls when a 1996 Honda...
news / accidents
May 15, 2013 - 10:01am
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Body found along St. Croix River
From the Forum News Service North Dakota 1 killed when train hits car WEST FARGO, N.D. -- At least one person is dead after a train and pickup collided about 1:45 p.m.
May 15, 2013 - 8:14am
May 14, 2013
SCC mourns loss of students
The St. Croix Central School District is mourning the loss of two high school students. According to a statement by high school Principal Glen Webb on the district's website, sophomore Erika Borgstrom, 16, and senior Dakotah Coach, 18, took their own lives in the early morning hours...
May 14, 2013 - 9:06am
REGIONAL BRIEFS: ATV crash injures girl; man charged with DWI
Credit: Forum News Service North Dakota Truck driver given jail time for fatal crash FARGO - A Long Prairie, Minn., truck driver will serve about two months in jail after pleading guilty to misdemeanor aggravated reckless driving in a fatal crash with a motorcycle last summer...
news / accidents
May 14, 2013 - 7:20am
May 13, 2013
NGI plea expected in school arson case
The man accused of setting fire to a Roberts school will likely enter a not guilty by reason of insanity plea, said his attorney Monday (May 13). During a brief hearing Monday afternoon, St.
May 13, 2013 - 4:31pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Xcel looks to end New Era Wind contracts
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Wrongful death suit settled in Larson killing WILLMAR, Minn.
news / business / / accidents
May 13, 2013 - 9:50am
May 10, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: 'Man in black' pleads guilty to more bank robberies
From the Forum News Service Minnesota 'Man in black' pleads guilty to more bank robberies ST. PAUL -- The "man in black," a suspect in a series of armed bank robberies, pleaded guilty to more robberies Tuesday in federal court in St. Paul. Mark Edward Wetsch, 49, of Shakopee,...
news / business /
May 10, 2013 - 8:34am
May 9, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: More charges in synthetic drug case
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Cleanup progressing at site of anhydrous ammonia leak MURDOCK, Minn. -- Traffic will continue to be detoured around a portion of U.S.
news / business /
May 9, 2013 - 8:51am
May 8, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Highway closed after anhydrous ammonia leak
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota N.D. ranked 10th best retirement destination GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- North Dakota cracked the top 10 in a recent ranking of best states in which to retire. Retirement should not be just sunshine and beaches, according to Chris Kahn of the financial...
news / accidents
May 8, 2013 - 9:38am
Bill limiting junk-food purchases with food stamps passes Assembly; Heroin use spikes in mid-Wisconsin; more state news
The state Assembly has voted to make Wisconsin the first state to force food stamp recipients to spend most of their benefits on healthy food. The...
news / government
May 8, 2013 - 9:07am
May 7, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: O.J.'s ex pleads guilty in drug theft case
Credit: Forum News Service North Dakota Mom who pushed DUI bill, cited for DUI BOTTINEAU, N.D. - The mother of two boys killed by a drunken driver last summer was cited for driving under the influence after rolling her car last weekend, just days after she and her husband stood...
news / outdoors
May 7, 2013 - 6:40am