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May 2, 2013
Roberts Police Chief Dan Burgess announces that a suspect has been arrested, following the investigation of the Tuesday  morning (April 30) fire that has closed St. Croix Central Elementary for the remainder of the school year.
Suspect arrested in SCC school fire
May 2, 2013 - 10:28pm
May 1, 2013
Location found for SCC elementary classes
May 1, 2013 - 4:39pm
A United Fire crewman adjusts the aerial ladder about 5:30 a.m. to enable more firefighters roof access as fire continued to burn in some layer of the roof. Steve Dzubay photos.
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am
April 30, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: House fire investigated as arson
April 30, 2013 - 7:08am
April 22, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Hospital: Second stillborn unaccounted for
April 22, 2013 - 7:52am
January 25, 2013
Wednesday night fire call-out was trash blaze
January 25, 2013 - 3:07pm
January 14, 2013
Fire destroys Colfax area Lutheran church; seaplane crash claims Hayward man; both sides await Walker's budget plans, more state briefs
January 14, 2013 - 8:37am
November 30, 2012
The barn was located about three miles south-southwest of the Somerset village limits.
Rabbits perish in Somerset barn fire
November 30, 2012 - 9:22am
November 29, 2012
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Fugitive arrested after found hiding in suitcase
November 29, 2012 - 8:09am
November 26, 2012
Fire destroys shed at Mehls property
November 26, 2012 - 9:23am
November 6, 2012
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Dairy plant to close, 130 jobs lost
November 6, 2012 - 8:17am
November 5, 2012
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Missing boy found dead in home
November 5, 2012 - 8:17am
October 29, 2012
Photo by Steve Dzubay
Fire crews were on the scene of a shed and hay fire for 17 hours on Sunday. For much more, see this week's New Richmond News.
Firefighters battle blaze for 17 hours
October 29, 2012 - 4:44pm
October 26, 2012
Assistant Fire Chief Ed Everson, left, retired from New Richmond Fire and Rescue after 30 years with the department. Everson is pictured with Fire Chief Jim VanderWyst, who has also served on the department for 30 years.
Everson retires from NRFD after 30 years
October 26, 2012 - 9:40am
October 12, 2012
Firefighters roll up hoses and put away equipment after putting out an apartment fire on Davis Street in around 10 minutes. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. The building was unoccupied at the time of the fire.
Hammond apartment damaged in fire
October 12, 2012 - 7:07am