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Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
Man, woman accused of sexually assaulting child
State law stipulates when headlights must be turned on
Painting the town orange and black
Wonder why the flags are at half staff?
crime and courts
New Richmond football wins Homecoming battle; St. Croix Central returns to win column
New Richmond football ready for Homecoming clash with Somerset
New Richmond runners ready to put on a show in Saturday's home invitational
New Richmond girls tennis went undefeated through MBC dual season
Somerset football team looking to keep its playoff hopes alive
Painting the town orange and black
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
WATDA Foundation donates to county fairgrounds friends
VIDEO: Heritage Weekend at the Heritage Center
The Spirit of Homecoming
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
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Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
May 28, 2015
70 mph interstate speed change approved
Wisconsin drivers will soon be leaving 65 mph interstate speeds in the passing lane. According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, a new law signed by Gov. Scott Walker will increase speeds to 70 mph on Interstate 94 and other portions of Wisconsin’s interstate system. The...
May 28, 2015 - 9:16am
June 29, 2009
Crews continue to repair pavement blowups on I-94 in St. Croix County
The high temperatures last week caused areas of pavement to buckle on I-94 near Hudson. Tomorrow (Tuesday) county crews will be making additional repairs to the interstate, just east of Carmichael Road's westbound off ramp to a blow-up that occurred last Friday. Beginning around...
June 29, 2009 - 3:25pm
February 4, 2009
Butter processors sentenced in Woodville case
Mark Anderson, 38, Long Lake, Minn., and Steven Perkins, 48, Spicer, Minn., were each sentenced Tuesday, Feb. 3, by U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker to one year of probation and 300 hours of community service for introducing adulterated butter into interstate commerce. Anderson...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Thursday storytimes, Valentine's activities planned at Interstate State Park
A popular program for pre-school children and their parents has started up again at Wisconsin Interstate Park. The group gathers Thursdays at 10 a.m., January through March. Naturalist Julie Fox will share a story and activity with pre-schoolers and their parents at the Ice Age...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
Two injured Sunday in car-semi rig collision on I-94
A flat tire was the apparent cause of a collision between a Chrysler PT Cruiser and a semi-rig on Interstate 94 Sunday afternoon, according to an official with the Wisconsin State Patrol. The accident happened at around 3:30 p.m. when the eastbound PT Cruiser was moving slowly in...
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Crashes impact traffic on Interstate 94 in western Wisconsin
Multiple crashes on Interstate 94 near Hammond and Baldwin have forced State Patrol officials to re-route traffic on a detour. Westbound traffic was being detoured at the mile 19 exit and around the trouble. The detour was established around 10:45 a.m. Thursday morning. The detour...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Funding for Interstate Park project approved
The State Building Commission approved funding for the Interstate State Park project on Dec. 17, with both the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Fund and the Federal Land and Water Conservation Fund contributing financial support. The project will create a 1,600 square foot multipurpose...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 17, 2008
State to use new special tools to help prevent another freeway snow disaster
A special phone number, retractable barriers and highway cameras are some of the tools the state of Wisconsin will use to avoid a repeat of last winter's Interstate snow disaster. More than 2,000 cars were stranded by a heavy February snow for several hours. The retractable barriers...
November 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Updated: I-94 lanes at Mile 12 now open
Salvage and removal of a semi-truck that rear-ended another near Mile 12 on Interstate 94 east of Roberts continued Friday afternoon but was expected to be completed before afternoon commuter traffic picked up. Emergency crews were called out about 9 a.m. after a tractor-trailer...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
August 11, 2008
Details released on semi-car crash that closed I-94
The semi-car collision that closed Interstate 94 Sunday night sent a Menomonie man to Regions Hospital and left emergency workers with a dangerous mess when a cargo of flammable resins inside the semi-rig broke open and leaked onto the roadway. Benji Chrisler, 29, of Menomonie was...
August 11, 2008 - 12:00am
May 12, 2008
UPDATE: Minnesota man identified as victim in fatal I-94 accident
Wisconsin State Patrol officials have identified John Carlson, 46, Fergus Falls, Minn., as the victim of a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 Sunday afternoon. State Patrol officials say the accident occurred at around 2:39 p.m. when Carlson was driving a pickup westbound on...
May 12, 2008 - 12:00am
February 7, 2008
Tour bus involved in Interstate 94 accident
Tour bus mishap sends passengers to four area hospitals A total of 11 passengers and the driver were taken to area hospitals after their tour bus ended up in the median of Interstate 94 near Baldwin. According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, 49 passengers were on the bus, operated...
February 7, 2008 - 12:00am