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School board OKs two new policies
St. Croix unemployment up slightly over May, but still 2nd lowest in state
Newest reciprocity pact sent over the border; child resettlements raise GOP ire; 10 more state stories
Legislators: Gov. Dayton should accept new tax reciprocity offer
School district employees see wage increase
crime and courts
New Richmond Fun Fest sports events draw hundreds of athletes, fans
New Richmond High School runners set pace in Willow River Run 5K race
Johnsrud is champion in Willow River Run 10K race
New Richmond youth soccer teams compete in state qualifiers
John Walsh returns to Somerset as athletic director
Barrels of tradition: the St. Croix County Fair
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Paulette!
Life after an organ transplant; fundraising event planned for July 27
Library teams up with AmazonSmile
Dog park celebrates first anniversary
arts and entertainment
Charles E. Meath, 89
Bruce A. Johnson, 57
Deborah J. Dettman, 62
Eleanore Cody, 80
Roland R. Lundell, 79
14SC735 Heights Finance f/k/a Riverside Finance vs Tyler Smith
14SC677 Wnyveen Auto Body Inc vs Surinder Manak
Skoglund Rental & Somerset Self Storage Unit Auction
Town of Richmond - Notice of Board of Review
Highway 65 Storage - Public Auction
Our View: Volunteer responders should be celebrated
Letters to the Editor: July 17, 2014
Our View: Commons site holds great opportunity
Letters to the Editor: July 10, 2014
Our View: Be safe this Fourth of July
May 28, 2009
Milwaukee child care delivery driver pleads guilty in the death of an infant
A driver for a Milwaukee day care center has pleaded guilty in the death of a 4-month-old boy he left in a delivery van. Fitz Marney, 44, of Wauwatosa is scheduled to be sentenced July 16 on a charge of leaving a child unattended while working as a child care employee. Four-month-old...
May 28, 2009 - 10:21am
March 4, 2009
Charges dismissed against New Richmond bus driver
Charges have been dismissed against a New Richmond school bus driver who allegedly had alcohol in her bloodstream at the time of a minor accident Dec. 11. A motion and order to dismiss charges against Billie Jeanne O'Keefe of New Richmond was signed Feb. 25 by St. Croix County court...
March 4, 2009 - 12:00pm
January 1, 2009
Battery charges filed in UPS case
It took kicking in a locked door and three rounds of Taser shots to take a New Richmond man into custody after he allegedly battered a UPS driver. Greg Bonte, 39, of 107 S. Knowles Ave., was arrested on offenses of battery-cause harm to another with intent, disorderly conduct, theft...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Bus driver charged with drunken driving
A New Richmond school bus driver is accused of driving drunk and crashing a school bus into a parked car. Billie Jeanne O'Keefe, 35, of New Richmond, was driving 43 students to school on Thursday when the accident happened, according to a release from Mark Samelstad, New Richmond...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Our View: Public education for teen drivers can be effective
Young drivers are the most dangerous motorists on the road. That much is clear when you look at national statistics related to fatal crashes. Even though less than 7 percent of motorists are teenagers, 13 percent of all fatal accidents involve young drivers. Everyone knows the...
opinion / education
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Truck driver who struck lift bridge cited for incident
The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department has issued a citation to the driver of a truck that struck the Stillwater Lift Bridge on July 7. Elwyn Juenke, 70, received a $168.60 ticket for inattentive driving for driving a truck carrying a boom that exceeded the bridge's posted height...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 16, 2008
Driver's softball game draws 5,000
Over 5,000 Packer fans watched Sunday's annual charity softball game near Appleton - the first without Brett Favre. When he retired in March, Favre canceled his annual game between the Green Bay offense and defense that raised millions for his foundation However, receiver Donald...
June 16, 2008 - 9:00am