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Sirovatka takes reins as Somerset's new police chief
Roberts woman accused of teaching preteen to do meth
My Happy Place: Somerset’s new destination
Excitement is building: City has several big construction projects in the works
County Board members could get take-home tablets
crime and courts
New Richmond boys basketball scores in bunches, beats River Falls 48-32
New Richmond boys basketball rolls past Ellsworth
St. Croix Central gets preliminary approval to move to Middle Border Conference
New Richmond wrestlers shred Osceola, 56-15
New Richmond boys hockey has hectic schedule for rest of season
NRHS offering students, staff snacks after school
Celebrating Catholic Schools Week
Special needs open enrollment space availability set to zero for NR School District
SHS concert choir receives high honor from WCDA
SCC District’s AA credit rating helps save taxpayers $1.2 million
Enterprising teen turns beekeeping hobby into business
Getting fit, sticking to resolutions in the new year
See "Goldilocks and the Three Hawaiian Bears" this weekend
PHOTOS: Collin's Community Hero Day 2015
Minding your business: Wastewater treatment plant turns sewage into safe water
arts and entertainment
14CV507 Wells Fargo Bank vs Alex H Stringer, Lona M Stringer aka Johnston
St. Croix County Hwy Dept. Public Informational Meeting - CTH A
15PR1 In the matter of the estate of Thomas R. Shipley
13CV738 Nationstar Mortgage vs. Elizabeth A Ziemer aka Sells and Jeremy Ziemer
Town of Cylon - Ordinance 2014-01
Gladys A. Cole, 95
Frances (McNamara) Cohler, 62
Monica L. Roy, 73
Grace Bentley, 97
Rachel V. Shay, 83
Our View: Judges made the right appointment
Letters to the Editor: Jan. 29, 2015
Editor's Notebook: Are you over the Packers’ loss yet?
Sarah Sez: Everyone needs a Derek in their lives
Our View: Good Samaritans selflessly doing good
Get Out! Deals
November 13, 2014
St. Croix Central schools to open two hours late
According to a message on the St. Croix Central School District website, all St. Croix Central schools will start two hours late on Tuesday, Nov. 11, due to icy road conditions. There is not yet any indication whether New Richmond or Somerset schools will be closed or open late. This...
November 13, 2014 - 8:37pm
October 23, 2014
Semi, car collide on Highway 64; one extricated
One person was extricated by emergency responders on Wednesday afternoon after a car collided with a semi truck at the intersection of Highway 64 and County Road T east of New Richmond. It appeared that the driver of the car was seriously injured and was taken by ambulance to...
news / accidents
October 23, 2014 - 10:32am
September 11, 2014
Amery assists NRF&R at silo fire
New Richmond Fire & Rescue’s 29-year-old ladder truck had to stay put at the fire hall on Saturday, Sept. 6, while a platform truck from Amery Fire Department had to be called in to help contain a silo fire in the Town of Stanton. When Assistant Chief Robin Haffner got to the...
news / government
September 11, 2014 - 2:02pm
Gas leak briefly shuts down Knowles Avenue
Construction workers reportedly ruptured a two-inch gas line at Subway (215 N. Knowles Ave.) during renovation work at about 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3 causing emergency personnel to block traffic on North Knowles Avenue. “It released enough gas with the highway beside — Knowles...
September 11, 2014 - 1:36pm
July 31, 2014
New Richmond to celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday
It’s time to get to know your neighbor over hot dogs and beverages. The City of New Richmond is hosting its first community-wide National Night Out event at Mary Park from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5. “A big piece of National Night Out is getting to know your community,” said...
life / events
July 31, 2014 - 12:49pm
July 17, 2014
New Richmond ambulance overheats on way to Regions, Woodbury assists
A New Richmond ambulance en route to Regions Hospital Thursday night with a critical patient was disabled by an overheated engine near Woodbury, forcing the medics on board to evacuate the rig and wait for help from Woodbury Emergency Medical Services to finish the run. A New Richmond...
news / government
July 17, 2014 - 10:44am
July 16, 2014
UPDATE: Two killed in three-vehicle crash north of Somerset
UPDATE: 10:02 p.m., Tuesday, July 15 A three-vehicle crash on Highway 35 north of Somerset has claimed the lives of two people and injured...
news / accidents
July 16, 2014 - 3:59pm
July 10, 2014
UPDATE: Missing 9-year-old boy found safe
A 9-year-old rural Somerset boy was found safe after he was missing for about seven hours on Monday, June 30, prompting a search effort involving multiple local agencies and an appeal to area media. According to a press release from the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office, Grant...
July 10, 2014 - 2:50pm
April 17, 2014
Local weather watchers provide the ‘ground truth’
The fear and helplessness his wife and daughter felt as they watched a tornado develop in the family’s Hammond backyard convinced Jason Winget of the need for storm spotter education. Now he is a volunteer with the National Weather Service, and this spring he will teach Skywarn...
April 17, 2014 - 10:29am
April 1, 2009
Car fire stops traffic in New Richmond Wednesday
It was a busy day for emergency crews in New Richmond Wednesday. The police and fire department were dispatched to a car fire at around 4:30...
April 1, 2009 - 4:49pm