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Somerset's Praschak loses close match in semifinals
Somerset girls basketball defeated in regional final
Dowd finishes fifth at state wrestling meet
Somerset girls basketball holds off St. Croix Central; advances to Saturday's regional final
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NRHS student named National Merit Scholarship finalist
Somerset’s got talent
Inaugural NRHS STEM Night a success
Farm, Feral & Stray works with Scout to care for local free roaming cats
Local author publishes first book
Somerset Community Food Pantry seeks volunteers
Crowd flocks to Bass Lake for annual ice fishing contest
Scouts visit newspaper office
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Village of Somerset Feb. 26 Special Meeting Minutes
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November 1, 2013
Roberts freeway interchange project completed
The Roberts interchange at Interstate 94/Highway 65 was completed today, according to a press release from the WisDOT’s Northwest Region. The $24.8 million project began in April 2012 and was finished on schedule. A diamond interchange was built with rounadabouts at the ramp...
news / government
November 1, 2013 - 12:49pm
October 21, 2013
Update: Teenage girl has now died in Shoemaker accident
A late Saturday afternoon, Oct. 19, crash in the town of Troy has claimed a second life. A former River Falls man died and his three children were injured when the Mazda sedan he was driving failed to stop and was struck broadside by a minivan, at old Hwy. 35 and Tower Road. Late...
news / accidents
October 21, 2013 - 8:05am
October 18, 2013
Hudson man sentenced to three years in prison for vehicular homicide of Roberts woman
A Hudson man was sent to prison Friday in the death of an elderly woman from a distracted driving incident near Roberts last year. Robert Charles Boles, 38, was sentenced to three years in prison and five years extended supervision for one count of homicide by negligent operation...
news / crime and courts
October 18, 2013 - 2:16pm
October 3, 2013
Auditions set for "Best Christmas Pageant Ever"
The Phipps Children’s Theater will hold auditions for adults and children ages 8 and older for “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” on Saturday,...
life / arts and entertainment
October 3, 2013 - 10:43am
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 piers to be completed this fall. David Solberg, the WisDOT Project Manager for the bridge, said the work progress is on budget and on...
news / region
September 19, 2013 - 11:14am
August 22, 2013
Good dogs coming to Hudson Badlands
The Wisconsin Working Stock Dog Association is bringing its 28th annual Labor Day stock dog trial to Hudson Aug. 30-Sept. 2. The sheep herding...
life / events
August 22, 2013 - 10:09am
July 26, 2013
Audition call for "The Little Luncheonette of Terror" at Phipps
The Phipps Children’s Theater will hold auditions for area students entering grades 7 through 9 at 6 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, July 29-30, for the fall production of “The Little Luncheonette of Terror.
life / arts and entertainment
July 26, 2013 - 9:06am
July 11, 2013
Congressman Duffy celebrates grand opening of Hudson office
Wisconsin's Seventh Congressional District is the largest, geographically, in the state, which is just one of the reasons Congressman Sean Duffy opened a Hudson office. After walking in the annual Booster Days Parade, Duffy, who was first elected in 2010 and reelected in 2012, was...
news / politics
July 11, 2013 - 10:39am
June 13, 2013
Free tours for Dad at the Octagon House
The St. Croix County Historical Society will offer special Father's Day tour of the Octagon House Museum on Sunday, June 16, from 2 to 4:30 p.m....
June 13, 2013 - 8:18am
June 7, 2013
Loaner life jackets at Lakefront Park in Hudson, courtesy of DNR grant
If you forgot enough life jackets or don't have a throw-type flotation device on board when you launch into the St. Croix River at Lakefront Park in Hudson, have no fear. A new life jacket loaner station went up over the Memorial Day weekend. Boaters may borrow a PFD in a variety...
news / outdoors
June 7, 2013 - 12:19pm
"Dirty Shorts" kicks off concert series Thursday night
The Dirty Shorts Brass Band from the Twin Cities will open the Concert in the Park series on the Lakefront Park band shell at 7 p.m. on Thursday,...
June 7, 2013 - 11:57am
May 31, 2013
German Settlement Ice Cream Social June 9
The German Settlement Heritage Society is planning an old fashioned ice cream social Sunday, June 9, 3-6 p.m. at 837 County N, near Hudson. The event features rhubarb desserts and homemade ice cream. The old brick bake oven will be operating for those who wish to bake personal items....
food / events / life
May 31, 2013 - 9:43am
Hudson photo club seeks calendar photos
The Hudson Home and Garden Club will publish a 2014 calendar and is seeking photo submissions from local photographers. The focus of the calendar...
May 31, 2013 - 9:38am
May 21, 2013
Will an MBA help further your career? Here's where to find out
The College of Business and Economics at the UW-River Falls will host an information session from 6-7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the UWRF Hudson Center, for those considering whether a master's degree in business administration will help them further their career goals. Learn about...
news / education
May 21, 2013 - 1:12pm