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Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
crime and courts
New Richmond, St. Croix Central football teams win handily, Somerset edged out
2016 Preview: New Richmond football can't live off 2015 successes
2016 Preview: St. Croix Central football made quick adjustment to MBC
2016 Preview: Somerset football faces one of the toughest schedules in the state
2016 Preview: New Richmond golfers start season with an edge in MBC
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
Patrick Howard Driscoll, 61
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
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
July 10, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Repeat sex offender gets 13-year sentence
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Arson confirmed in fire at former Moorhead nightclub MOORHEAD, Minn. -- An investigation confirms that Monday’s fire at the former Coach’s Sports Pub in downtown Moorhead was the result of arson, Moorhead police said Tuesday....
July 10, 2013 - 11:46am
July 9, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: 5 businesses damaged in fire
Minnesota Teen accused in chase may be tried as an adult GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- The Itasca County Attorney’s Office said Monday it wants a 17-year-old involved in a high-speed chase last week to be tried as an adult. Grant Edward Gunderson of Grand Rapids appeared Monday...
July 9, 2013 - 6:50am
July 7, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man in critical condition after dive from Otter Tail Lake dock
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Man accused of threatening to kill another in fireworks dispute CHISHOLM, Minn. -- A 61-year-old Britt man was in custody Friday after allegedly pulling a gun and threatening to kill another man in a dispute over fireworks Thursday...
July 7, 2013 - 12:44pm
July 5, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Hospital workers say error led to higher levels of radiation exposure
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Fire destroys building, injures two people at resort DULUTH -- A fast-moving blaze destroyed a building and injured two people Wednesday afternoon at the Lake Breeze Motel Resort on the North Shore. Duluth Assistant Fire Chief...
July 5, 2013 - 9:05am
July 3, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Cabela's gets final approval in Woodbury
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Bemidji council rejects Zorbaz offer BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Bemidji city councilors Monday rejected a proposal from the Zorbaz on the Lake restaurant group to buy land on the south shore of Lake Bemidji. Zorbaz founder Tom Hanson...
July 3, 2013 - 8:44am
July 2, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: O.J.’s former girlfriend a no-show for jail
From the Forum News Service ND/MN One of nine rescued puppies dies JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Helen, one of the nine puppies whose owner tried to bury them alive at a construction site in western North Dakota, died Friday night. Ashley Kurtz, founder of Coco’s Heart...
July 2, 2013 - 7:40am
June 29, 2013
Stillwater bridge approach work to continue
Motorists and boaters will experience similar ongoing traffic impacts on Highway 36, Highway 95, local roads and the St. Croix River during the week of July 1. New Highway 36/Highway 95 for the Minnesota approach work will begin in mid-July. Traffic impacts, including intermittent...
June 29, 2013 - 7:54am
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Casting agent gets nine years for sexual contact with clients
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota DNR pulls famous researcher’s bear permits ELY, Minn -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Friday revoked permits for famed Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers, ordering him to stop placing radio transmitter collars...
News/crime and courts
June 29, 2013 - 7:46am
June 28, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Cottage Grove man charged with torturing dog
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Cirrus expands Grand Forks facility GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Cirrus Aircraft on Thursday announced the expansion of its Grand Forks facility to accommodate a new autoclave oven in preparation for production of the Vision SF50 jet...
June 28, 2013 - 8:54am
June 26, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Wisconsin increases wolf quota from previous year
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Gabby Giffords to push gun control in N.D. visit FARGO -- Former Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords and her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly, will visit North Dakota next week as part of a nationwide tour to push for stricter gun...
June 26, 2013 - 8:39pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Seaplane crash-lands on Ely lake; no injuries
Credit Forum News Service Minn., N.D. earn high marks for child well-being GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Minnesota ranks fourth nationally in overall child well-being, with North Dakota just two slots behind at sixth, according to the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s 2013 Kids Count...
June 26, 2013 - 8:41am
June 25, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Hibbing man must serve year in jail for fatal crash
From the Forum News Service North Dakota Petition filed seeking recall of Spirit Lake chairman FORT TOTTEN, N.D. -- Opponents of Spirit Lake Tribal Chairman Roger Yankton Sr. filed petitions Monday seeking to recall him as chairman. Erich Longie, one of seven...
June 25, 2013 - 6:41am
June 21, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: I-35 rest stop janitor run over, killed on the job
From the Forum News Service Minnesota I-35 rest stop janitor run over, killed on the job CLOQUET, Minn. -- Greg Blackburn was just doing one of his jobs Wednesday evening -- as janitor at the Mahtowa rest stop along Interstate 35 in Carlton County -- when he was run...
June 21, 2013 - 8:42am
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