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Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
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
NR woman helps lead the way in getting GC Post Office renamed
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
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Homicide charges filed in boating fatality
A Minnesota man who was operating a boat on a pleasure ride last June when the boat hit a sheer rock face north of Kinnickinnic State Park beach was charged today (Oct. 31) with homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle. Patrick A. Puhalla, 47, Bayport, Minn., faces two counts of...
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October 31, 2013 - 3:55pm
October 10, 2013
Revenue head holds out little hope for quick return of tax reciprocity
Wisconsin residents who work in Minnesota and are hoping for a break from the expense and inconvenience of filing income tax returns in both...
October 10, 2013 - 9:51am
August 29, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Campground reopens after wolf attack
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Campground reopens after wolf attack BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The campground where 16-year-old Noah Graham was attacked by a wolf last weekend was again open for business Wednesday. Ann Long-Voelkner, a spokeswoman for the Chippewa...
August 29, 2013 - 8:22am
August 28, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Giant apple pie to join 150-foot brat
From the Forum News Service North Dakota Man found dead after tractor fire near Minto MINTO, N.D. -- A 79-year-old Walsh County man was found dead Monday evening after authorities responded to a report of a tractor fire near Minto. The fire was reported at 6:55...
August 28, 2013 - 9:21am
August 27, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Teen fights off wolf attack
From the Forum News Service South Dakota Man pleads not guilty in double-fatal crash LAKE ANDES, S.D. -- A Lake Andes man charged with killing two U.S. Fish & Wildlife employees while he was driving drunk pleaded not guilty Monday. Ronald Fischer Jr., 29, faces...
August 27, 2013 - 6:33am
August 26, 2013
St. Croix River Crossing foundation work set to begin
Overnight work on the bridge foundations begins Monday, Aug. 26, as part of St. Croix Crossing construction. The noise disruptions associated with the nighttime work will be very similar to the noise associated with the ongoing daytime work. Crews will work 24 hours Sunday night...
August 26, 2013 - 7:46am
REGIONAL BRIEFS: 5-year-old crushed after falling from bucket of loader
From the Forum News Service Minnesota 5-year-old crushed after falling from bucket of loader CANNON FALLS, Minn. -- A 5-year-old boy died Thursday evening when he was crushed by a skid-steer loader, the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office reported. Matthew Mallett...
August 26, 2013 - 7:40am
August 23, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Missing man found dead at site of motorcycle crash
From the Forum News Service Minnesota DNR issues warning about fire danger PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued a warning about areas of the state that are prone to fire due to a lack of rain. With precipitation over the...
August 23, 2013 - 9:18am
August 21, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man rescued after canoe overturns
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Man rescued after canoe overturns LITCHFIELD, Minn. – A canoeist was rescued Tuesday night in west-central Minnesota after his canoe tipped and he walked through thick woods and a cornfield. Robert Tiwari, 45, of New Prague,...
August 21, 2013 - 8:10pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Former Globe dean wins whistleblower suit
From the Forum News Service Minnesota St. Louis County commissioner to run for U.S. Senate DULUTH -- St. Louis County Commissioner Chris Dahlberg confirmed Tuesday that he plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Sen. Al Franken. Dahlberg, 51, said he...
August 21, 2013 - 7:38am
August 20, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Lake Park mayor freed on own recognizance
From the Forum News Bureau South Dakota Dakotafest could set records MITCHELL, S.D. -- A new owner, better weather and an even bigger farm show. That's how show director Ray Bianchi summed up the 18th edition of Dakotafest, which runs today through Thursday at...
August 20, 2013 - 7:53am
August 17, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Truck carrying ammonium nitrate rolls over
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Truck carrying ammonium nitrate rolls over HIBBING, Minn. -- A tanker truck carrying more than 20 tons of ammonium nitrate rolled over Friday morning as it was turning into Hibbing Taconite. None of the ammonium nitrate spilled...
August 17, 2013 - 7:57pm
August 16, 2013
Ragnar Relay to come through area, weekend traffic could be impacted
The world’s largest relay series returns to Minnesota and Wisconsin this weekend, Aug. 16-17, when over 2,600 runners from over 300 teams take...
August 16, 2013 - 4:49pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Emerald ash borer moves north, found in Superior
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Charges alleging sexual assault of girl are dropped DULUTH -- Charges against a former Duluth man accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a preteen girl over more than three years have been dropped. Kenyon Ray Graves, 52,...
August 16, 2013 - 8:41am
August 15, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Trial set for December in Superior homicide
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota No public safety issue in Clarkfield shooting incident CLARKFIELD, Minn. -- Yellow Medicine County sheriff's officials are working with agencies from several jurisdictions, including South Dakota, in an investigation of an incident...
August 15, 2013 - 8:57am