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End of an era: Greaton’s Jewelers going out of business
Speech-writer revelation prompts new criticism of UW spending; early Thanksgiving house fire kills rural Superior man; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
City Council considering 2.5% levy increase
Half of WEAC -- all AFT unions vote to remain intact; collision near Holman claims 3 lives; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Fountain City man dies in pickup vs. freight train accident; Gasoline prices dropping here but dropping faster in Minnesota; Nine more state news briefs
crime and courts
Perfection! Somerset earns third state football title
Strong values, sense of community are behind Somerset football success
Fehrman steps down as New Richmond varsity baseball coach
Western Wisconsin Stars align as a U19 girls hockey team
Short-handed St. Croix Central girls lose basketball season opener
Middle School MathCounts team hosts competition
Academic Decathlon team takes first at local meet, second overall in state
Students looking to get most out of new culinary courses
Teachers/staff of the year announced
Drama department puts on three shows of fall production
Historical Society's Victorian Christmas Night on Dec. 5
Volunteers serve up more than 400 Thanksgiving dinners
Shopping around for the best medicine
Join our coloring contest
Immaculate Conception Church to host annual Thanksgiving dinner
arts and entertainment
St. Croix County Board of Adjustment Public Hearing Notice - Dec. 10
St. Croix County Hwy. Dept - Prohibit of pushing snow across highways
14PR64 In the matter of the estate of Richard W Newman
14PR80 In the matter of the estate of Lillian A. Shemon
Town of Somerset Notice of Special Meeting
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Sylvia Gee, 96
Pierre P. Haustein, 75
Michael Kelley, 70
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June 19, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man gets jail for cheating in fishing tournament
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Father of infant left in van charged with manslaughter MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Prosecutors filed a manslaughter charge Tuesday against the father of a 5-month-old girl who died when he left her in a hot van for hours last week -- a death that came...
June 19, 2013 - 9:12am
June 16, 2013
UPDATE: Lift bridge to close to vehicles this afternoon
The Stillwater Lift Bridge will close to vehicle traffic for a couple hours today, Wednesday, beginning at noon. The closure became necessary after a cable snapped Sunday, June 16, at around 8 p.m. -- leaving the lift area of the bridge in the down position. Since then boat passage...
June 16, 2013 - 10:16pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Siblings of baby who died in van put in foster care
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Lightning causes fire at oil facility KEENE, N.D. -- A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal facility near here caused an explosion and a fire Friday morning but did not cause any injuries. Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie...
June 16, 2013 - 7:49pm
Afton's Strawberry Fest June 22-23
The Afton Strawberry fest will be held from from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23 in downtown historic Afton, Minn. The family-friendly event includes food, music, art, vendors and a European-style flea market. For more information, go to...
food / events
June 16, 2013 - 4:23am
June 14, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man faces 24 years in motel hostage standoff
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Man faces 24 years in motel hostage standoff STILLWATER, Minn. -- A man accused of holding a group of people hostage last year during a deadly night at Woodbury's Red Roof Inn will spend at least 24 years in prison under a plea agreement reached...
June 14, 2013 - 8:33am
June 13, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Moorhead infant's death remains under investigation
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Moorhead infant's death remains under investigation MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The father of a 5-month-old girl who died Tuesday night after being left in a van was taking care of five other children under the age of 7, police said. Andrew Sandstrom...
June 13, 2013 - 7:26am
June 12, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Officers shoot, kill man after confrontation
Credit: Forum News Service North Dakota Teen dies in farm accident DICKINSON, N.D. -- A 19-year-old Mott man died Monday afternoon from injuries he sustained in a farming accident. Mike Wehri was reportedly spraying a field approximately 2 miles north of Mott when he "hit something...
June 12, 2013 - 9:31am
June 11, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: 'Ax Men' company facing foreclosure
Credit: Forum News Service Local food resource website launched ST.
news / business /
June 11, 2013 - 2:02pm
June 9, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Remains found in old Iron Range mine identified
From the Forum News Service North Dakota University System seeks applications for interim chancellor BISMARCK -- The North Dakota University System is accepting applications and nominations for an interim chancellor to lead the system of 11 public campuses for at least the next...
news / accidents
June 9, 2013 - 6:16pm
June 7, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Bus cleared on I-94 after bomb comment
From the Forum News Service North Dakota N.D. trade mission heading to Norway FARGO -- North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple, along with the North Dakota Trade Office, will lead a delegation of business and government leaders on a trade mission to Norway from Saturday through Thurs...
June 7, 2013 - 8:44am
June 6, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Bear shot by game warden after attack on woman
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Bear shot by game warden after attack on woman McGREGOR, Minn.
June 6, 2013 - 6:40am
June 5, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Police investigate flag burnings in Willmar
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Police investigate flag burnings in Willmar WILLMAR, Minn. -- Willmar police are investigating two incidents of someone burning a U.S. flag early Saturday. Police Chief David Wyffels said there are two confirmed incidents, at Kitchen Fair...
June 5, 2013 - 8:41am
REGIONAL BRIEFS: St. Louis County Board approves harassment deal
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Watford City to house new judge BISMARCK -- Watford City will be home to a new judgeship aimed at addressing the increase in court filings in growing Oil Patch communities, the North Dakota Supreme Court decided Tuesday. State legislators...
June 5, 2013 - 8:34am
June 3, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Suspect in Superior killing held without bail
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Eight felonies filed in Wahpeton attack WAHPETON, N.D.
June 3, 2013 - 7:43am
May 30, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Zebra mussels found in Itasca County lakes
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Downtown Williston project approved WILLISTON, N.D. -- City commissioners here voted 4-1 Thursday to sell a city parking lot to a Chicago developer who plans a $16 million retail, residential and office complex. Supporters of the six-story...
May 30, 2013 - 8:21pm