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Peter Pan & Wendy casts finding chemistry
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Nilssen takes over St. Croix Central softball program
Middle Border Conference boys basketball team packed with quality
Champion St. Croix Central girls get three All-MBC basketball spots
Four local players receive boys all-state hockey honors
Williams receives all-state honor
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. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/19/18 Meeting Agenda
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NR Chamber opens nominations for Business Woman of Year
Bass Lake Cheese Factory: 100 years and still kicking
Rio Loco Cantina opening in downtown Hudson
The end of an era: Mr. Movies closing
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crime and courts
February 2, 2018
Allwine receives life sentence for killing wife, staging suicide
A Cottage Grove man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife following a failed murder-for-hire plot. A Washington County jury...
February 2, 2018 - 1:56pm
February 1, 2018
Jury convicts Cottage Grove man accused of killing wife
A Cottage Grove man has been convicted of first-degree premeditated murder. Stephen Carl Allwine drugged and shot his wife, Amy Allwine, before...
February 1, 2018 - 11:09am
April 12, 2013
US Supreme Court decision affects local case
A recent United States Supreme Court decision prompted evidence to be suppressed and charges to be dropped against a suspected burglar in February. The Supreme Court's decision in the case of the United States vs. Jones ruled that police need to obtain a warrant before attaching...
April 12, 2013 - 4:54pm
April 9, 2013
Psychologist offers theory in Schaffhausen murders
The psychiatrist appointed by the court says Aaron Schaffhausen was sane when he murdered his three little daughters. The clinical psychologist hired by the defense says he was not. Psychiatrist Ralph K. Baker testified Monday, and psychologist J. Reid Meloy took the stand Tuesday...
April 9, 2013 - 3:29pm
April 5, 2013
Friday -- Schaffhausen's mental state scrutinized
The defense called experts and a former co-worker from his construction job in North Dakota to testify about Aaron Schaffhausen's battle with...
April 5, 2013 - 1:32pm
March 1, 2013
March 1, 2013: Velure sentenced to prison for shooting friend
A 27-year-old man convicted of fatally shooting another young man in a River Falls apartment nearly two years ago was sentenced this morning...
March 1, 2013 - 2:44pm
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
February 1, 2013
Prosecution wins motion on Schaffhausen mental health records
The prosecution will have access to all records relative to Aaron Schaffhausen's insanity plea following a judge's ruling in St. Croix County...
February 1, 2013 - 9:35am
Woman accused of theft from mother
A felony theft charge has been filed against an elderly New Richmond woman in connection with the alleged misappropriation of more than $100,000 from a joint account with her mother. The criminal complaint, filed by the St. Croix County district attorney, alleges that on Aug. 6,...
February 1, 2013 - 8:15am
January 18, 2013
Judge accepts Schaffhausen insanity plea
Judge Howard Cameron fielded a slew of motions in the Aaron Schaffhausen murder case Thursday, including one filed recently. The St. Croix County judge accepted Schaffhausen's plea of not guilty by mental defect or illness filed by the defense the previous day for a ruling at the...
January 18, 2013 - 8:50am
December 28, 2012
NLRB files charges in McHenry suit
A Hammond man's suit against Twin Cities-based Teamsters Local Union 974 has resulted in federal charges. The National Labor Relations Board regional office in Minneapolis issued a formal complaint against the union after Dylan McHenry, Hammond filed federal charges against the union...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00pm
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
October 27, 2012
Vandals keep striking Hammond Village Park
Around two or three times a month, the Hammond Village Park is vandalized in some way, said Hammond Police Chief Rick Coltrain. Coltrain said most of the vandalism is minor, like broken soap dispensers and minor damage to picnic tables. The park bathrooms, Coltrain said, take...
October 27, 2012 - 7:00am
October 15, 2012
Sparks flew as driver of stolen van fled police Monday morning
The driver of a van that was reportedly stolen, led St. Croix sheriff's deputies and on a 19-mile chase early Monday before the vehicle was eventually stopped by Minnesota authorities on a rural road, south east of Woodbury. A man was taken into custody. St. Croix Dispatch Center...
October 15, 2012 - 11:51am