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Storm shifts south, heavy snow still likely
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New Richmond man headed back to prison
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
crime and courts
Larson to represent St. Croix Central at 2017 WIAA state wrestling tournament
Western Wisconsin Stars score first playoff victory since 2008
New Richmond boys basketball ends regular season Thursday against Rice Lake
Somerset hockey gets playoff win in overtime against Baldwin-Woodville
Somerset boys basketball hosts Ellsworth on Thursday
NRMS announces 2016-2017 second quarter honor roll
Mentors needed at Starr Elementary
SCC school board approves Clay as elementary principal
NRHS hosts STEM Night
Learn 2 Love group stuffs socks with items for those in need
NR chamber to host 'State of the City' Friday, Feb. 24
Watercolor painting class held at Hazel Mackin
Local game designer seeing success
Free March 1 seminar: How to manage medications effectively
Hazel Mackin Public Library: Experience library's redesigned collection
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Lien Sale Notice - Sunnyside Super Storage, Units C03, C30, C40, E14, J16, K16
17PR15 In the matter of the estate of Craig W Campbell
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
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Letters to the Editor
Striving for a healthy community
City of New Richmond kicks off its comprehensive plan
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January 12, 2017
Man arrested in Somerset area after early-morning pursuit
St. Croix County residents were put on alert Thursday morning while authorities searched for a man who first led officers on a vehicle pursuit....
News/crime and courts
January 12, 2017 - 10:29am
January 3, 2017
Lottery winner bought ticket in Houlton
One lucky player matched all five numbers in the Badger 5 drawing on Saturday, Dec. 31 to win the night's $109,000 jackpot. The winner purchased their ticket at Marathon at 1421 Main St., in Houlton. Saturday's winning Badger 5 numbers were 2, 6, 16, 19 and 20. Badger 5 is a daily...
January 3, 2017 - 1:59pm
August 20, 2015
Siblings injured after fall on bluff in Houlton
Two siblings were injured last week at their Houlton home when a tram apparatus they were riding failed and crashed. The people, a 21-year-old man and a 9-year-old girl, were taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul Aug. 12 with serious injuries, St. Croix County Chief Deputy Scott...
August 20, 2015 - 2:02pm
August 13, 2015
Houlton tram crash leaves 2 injured
Two siblings were injured Wednesday at their Houlton home when a tram apparatus they were riding failed and crashed. The people, a 21-year-old man and a 9-year-old girl, were taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with serious injuries, said St. Croix County Chief Deputy Scott...
August 13, 2015 - 9:49am
October 10, 2013
Land acquisition continues on Wisconsin side of bridge project
The $676 million St. Croix River Crossing project has a long history. In March of 2012 soon after President Barack Obama signed the St. Croix...
October 10, 2013 - 10:24am
September 19, 2013
Bridge project on budget, on schedule
Officials are pleased with the progress on the St. Croix River Crossing near Stillwater and expect the first contract involving the five foundation...
September 19, 2013 - 11:14am
July 14, 2011
Walker sends letters to Congress urging Stillwater bridge action
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker sent two letters of support to Congress Thursday urging action on legislation to fund a new St. Croix River crossing at Stillwater. In his letters, the Governor notes the bipartisan support for the bridge in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.
July 14, 2011 - 3:47pm
March 1, 2011
Washington County Board backs bridge as Bachmann introduces leglislation
STILLWATER -- Washington County commissioners reaffirmed their support for the construction of a long-delayed new St. Croix River bridge in Stillwater. Legal and legislative wrangling has halted plans for a new river crossing between busy downtown Stillwater and Houlton, Wis.
March 1, 2011 - 1:47pm
December 3, 2008
Fatal accident claims Houlton man
An early Wednesday morning crash has claimed the life of a Houlton, Wis. man The St. Croix County Sheriff's Office responded to a one-vehicle crash at 12:22 a.m. Dec. 3 at the intersection of County Road V and River Road in the Town of St. Joseph. A 1996 Ford Explorer, driven by...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Man who left toddler outside Houlton strip club pleads innocent
A man has pleaded innocent to leaving his toddler in a cold car for three hours while he drank in a northwest Wisconsin strip club. According to prosecutors, 45-year-old David Mantor, Maplewood, Minn., told his wife that he and his 18-month-old boy were going to get some milk on...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 7, 2008
Stillwater bridge truck traffic may be banned for a month
The Stillwater Lift Bridge will likely remain closed to heavy truck traffic for the next month following a Monday afternoon mishap in which a semi-trailer carrying a boom hit a series of overhead braces and became stuck. "For now, the bridge is open only to cars and pickups only...
July 7, 2008 - 12:00am