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NR School District approves tax levy increase
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Steven J. Wickenhauser Estate; Case No. 17PR88
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 9/15/17 Special Council Meeting Minutes
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Crossing Trail Head- Well Construction
SOMERSET SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/17/17 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Meshya M. Grove, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-43
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January 14, 2015
Fire destroys wood-storage shed at Glenwood City firm
GLENWOOD CITY — A Tuesday night fire on Tuesday night destroyed an unheated pole building at Misty Meadows Wood Products, 751 Seventh St., on the southeast side of the village. Firefighters were alerted to the blaze just after 7 p.m. and flames were showing with the first unit...
January 14, 2015 - 4:27pm
September 11, 2014
Vista Sand still absent despite protest
More than 50 residents and supporters gathered outside the Glenwood City Community Center Monday evening to voice their distrust of Vista Sand,...
September 11, 2014 - 1:51pm
August 28, 2014
Vista Sand CEO in prison
“I pray that we make the right decision here tonight.” Those were the fateful words of landowner Scott Teigen as he made a personal appeal...
August 28, 2014 - 1:21pm
May 22, 2014
Last ditch efforts fail to derail frac sand mine
“I pray that we make the right decision here tonight,” said Scott Teigen in his appeal to more than 50 Glenwood City residents packed into...
May 22, 2014 - 1:25pm
29-mile police chase ends in crash
A man and a woman are facing multiple felony counts after allegedly stealing a car, stealing gas, leading law enforcement officers on a high...
May 22, 2014 - 9:35am
May 9, 2014
County's HHS Board aims to delay frac sand mine annexation
The St. Croix County Health & Human Services (HHS) Board voted 5-3 on Monday, May 5, to advise the Glenwood City Council to delay for 90 days its annexation of land Vista Sand is interested in for a frac sand mine. After nearly 50 minutes of discussion and input from county staff...
May 9, 2014 - 12:37pm
April 24, 2014
Glenwood City annexation vote stands between council, frac mine
Once again a full house greeted the Glenwood City Council last Monday evening as it attempted to approve a non-metallic mining agreement with Vista Sand of Texas. An evenly divided crowd exchanged comments regarding the frac sand mine issue for an hour preceding debate by the council. Anticipating...
April 24, 2014 - 10:01am
March 20, 2014
Glenwood City school board, council at odds
Last Monday, March 10, Glenwood City School District Superintendent Tim Emholtz read a letter before the Glenwood City Council outlining issues central to the safety of students and staff with regard to the impending approval of a frac sand mine a half mile from the school. In the...
March 20, 2014 - 10:38am
February 27, 2014
Glenwood City Council tentatively approves frac sand mine agreement
With council members Crystal Booth and Ben DeGross objecting, the Glenwood City Council, meeting as a committee Monday night, concluded more...
February 27, 2014 - 10:00am
January 14, 2014
UPDATE: Fire destroys next-generation Glenhaven complex
GLENWOOD CITY -- A pre-dawn fire Tuesday destroyed a large portion of a $9.7 million building complex under construction, which would have eventually...
January 14, 2014 - 9:04am
December 26, 2013
Predicting the future in Glenwood City
Months of divisive community debate over whether or not to permit a frac sand mine to be opened within a half mile of the public school triggered a recall election in Glenwood City on Dec. 17. The mayor, who publicly characterized the race as a referendum on the sand mine issue,...
December 26, 2013 - 9:10am
December 12, 2013
Glenwood City to hold recall election on Tuesday
Three candidates are challenging incumbents in a recall election scheduled for Tuesday, Dec.17, in Glenwood City. The New Richmond News asked each candidate to answer questions focused primarily on the issues surrounding the proposed frac sand mine that motivated this recall election....
December 12, 2013 - 10:33am
November 14, 2013
Local woman’s story featured by CBS News
On Feb. 10, 1944, 2nd Lt. Ellen Ainsworth, a 24-year-old nurse from Glenwood City, was hit by enemy fire while attempting to save her patients during heavy artillery shelling at the 56th Evacuation Hospital in Anzio, Italy. Ainsworth died six days later from her wounds and was posthumously...
November 14, 2013 - 1:05pm
Glenwood City Council sets recall election
Following a lengthy hour-and-a-half discussion focused on substantial cuts to the Glenwood City 2014 budget at their Thursday, Nov. 7 meeting,...
November 14, 2013 - 10:22am
November 12, 2013
UPDATED: Two men seriously hurt in pre-dawn crash
A man from Hammond and another from Glenwood City both remained hospitalized in serious condition late Tuesday morning, a day after their cars collided head-on on Hwy. 128 near 80th Avenue in the town of Springfield. The scene was about a mile north of Hwy. 12. Injured were Richard...
November 12, 2013 - 1:15pm