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New Richmond Senior Center/Nutrition Site to open at new location
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
NR woman helps lead the way in getting GC Post Office renamed
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
arts and entertainment
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16SC854 Notice in Replevin - Dennis R Offerman & Dawn M Phillips
Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
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May 8, 2009
St. Croix jail lawsuit settled for $1 million
St. Croix County, its insurer and a company that provided medical services to inmates have agreed to pay $1 million to the family of a 28-year-old man who died in jail. An out-of-court settlement was reached with the family of Brandon Lee Hessler, New Richmond, who died March 18,...
May 8, 2009 - 7:01am
May 6, 2009
Family of New Richmond man who died in jail receives $1 million settlement
The family of a northwest Wisconsin man who died in jail 26 months ago will get a million dollars to settle a wrongful death suit. Brandon Hessler of New Richmond died at a hospital, after St. Croix County jailors in Hudson found him unresponsive in his cell. He was arrested for...
May 6, 2009 - 9:00am
May 4, 2009
Wisconsin conservatives mourn the death of Jack Kemp
Wisconsin conservatives are mourning the death of Jack Kemp, the former NFL quarterback who became a congressman and Bob Dole's 1996 running mate. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Janesville, said Kemp recruited him to work at the Empower America think tank in 1993. Ryan said Kemp brought "unparalleled...
May 4, 2009 - 9:33am
May 1, 2009
Motorist dies in St. Croix County crash
A Clear Lake man died in a one-car rollover accident Friday morning. The St. Croix County Sheriff's Office responded to a single-vehicle accident on 270th Street, just north of 210th Avenue, in the Town of Forest at 5:43 a.m. Friday, May 1. A 2001 BMW, driven by Nicholas Elwood,...
May 1, 2009 - 1:42pm
April 15, 2009
Tuesday accident leads to death
An accident near Lakeside Foods in New Richmond at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday led to the death of one man. Eugene Hakes, of Cadott, was cutting a water pipe when his saw kicked back, striking his throat. The New Richmond Ambulance Service responded and transported Hakes to Westfields...
April 15, 2009 - 11:06am
April 3, 2009
Services held for former St. Croix EDC director David Piggott
Services were to be held Friday, April 3 in Superior for David Piggott, who served as executive director of the St. Croix County Economic Development...
April 3, 2009 - 7:30am
March 27, 2009
WITC board member dies in Arizona
David Logghe, longtime member of the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College board of directors and former Glenwood City area farmer and business owner, died Tuesday in Sun City, Ariz. He was 67. Logghe was elected as a employer member of the WITC board in 1997. His current term would...
March 27, 2009 - 6:57am
February 24, 2009
Wisconsin sees another snowmobile death
Wisconsin has recorded its 21st snowmobile death of the season. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said Scott Klein, 34, of Watertown fell through the ice on the Rock River, about a mile from the Watertown Boat Club. He had left the club by himself. Family members...
February 24, 2009 - 9:16am
January 26, 2009
Promoter dies at monster truck show in Madison
Authorities in Madison say the death of a monster truck show promoter at a performance Saturday night was a "tragic accident." But federal safety officials will have the final word after they investigate. George Eisenhart, 41, Chardon, Ohio, was announcing the event when he was...
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Jury finds man guilty of Eau Claire murder
An Eau Claire man is scheduled to be sentenced March 9, after being found guilty of killing a man in a car next to him at a traffic light. A jury deliberated six hours yesterday before convicting Yeng Moua, 26, of first-degree intentional homicide. Moua faces a mandatory life prison...
January 15, 2009 - 9:00am
January 5, 2009
Snowmobile crash death toll rises to 12
The death toll from Wisconsin snowmobile crashes this winter has risen to 12. The latest fatal accident was reported in Price County on Saturday afternoon. Authorities said a 65-year-old Phillips man died in the town of Worcester. His name and other details of the crash were not...
January 5, 2009 - 9:00am
January 2, 2009
Rice Lake man dead after shooting wife
A Rice Lake area man died, after shooting at his wife early on New Year's Day. Margaret Krohn told authorities that her husband Gerald, 63, fired a shot at her and she hid in a bathroom where she heard another shot. Authorities later found Gerald Krohn dead in his bedroom with...
January 2, 2009 - 9:00am
December 31, 2008
16-year-old dies in snowmobile crash
Five people have now been killed in Wisconsin snowmobile accidents this season. The latest crash was reported Tuesday night in Fond du Lac County. Sheriff's deputies said a 16-year-old boy was riding alone when his snowmobile struck a drainage ditch and veered out of control. The...
December 31, 2008 - 9:00am
Neenah woman innocent by insanity in son's death
A Neenah woman will spend time in a mental institution after a judge ruled her insane in killing her 2-year-old son. Winnebago County Circuit Judge Scott Woldt found Brenda Thiel, 28, innocent by insanity Tuesday. She had pleaded no contest to a homicide charge in the death of her...
December 31, 2008 - 9:00am
December 30, 2008
Daughter found mother dead in rural Polk County home
The daughter of LaVonne Relander, 66, was the individual who discovered her mother dead in a rural Luck home Saturday. According to Polk County Sheriff Tim Moore, the woman discovered her mother at around 10:35 a.m. The woman called the sheriff's department.
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am