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Man arrested after search of 2nd Street home in New Richmond
Stafsholt to hold listening session in New Richmond
Wisconsin roundup: Capitol streaker may have been drunk; one-quarter of Milwaukee's 911 calls not emergencies; 12 more state news stories
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WIAA Wrestling: Four local wrestlers advance to state tournament
Friday's Results: New Richmond hockey advances; New Richmond, SCC boys hoops are winners
New Richmond boys hockey opens WIAA playoffs at home on Friday
New Richmond boys basketball plays Friday at Somerset
New Richmond wrestlers send five to Saturday's Division 1 sectional meet
SCC school board approves Clay as elementary principal
NRHS hosts STEM Night
Learn 2 Love group stuffs socks with items for those in need
The Colosseum opens for business
St. Croix County 4-H opportunities
Watercolor painting class held at Hazel Mackin
Local game designer seeing success
Free March 1 seminar: How to manage medications effectively
Hazel Mackin Public Library: Experience library's redesigned collection
Somerset2017 sees first 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten graduate
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Lien Sale Notice - Sunnyside Super Storage, Units C03, C30, C40, E14, J16, K16
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
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December 11, 2015
FBI joins state probe into Lincoln Hills juvenile facility; Kiel wrestling coach ousted for alleged 'sexting'; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
MILWAUKEE -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation has joined state officials in investigating alleged abuses by staffers at the Lincoln Hills School for juvenile offenders in northern Wisconsin. Spokesman Leonard Peace of the FBI's Milwaukee office would not say how his agency is...
December 11, 2015 - 9:18am
December 10, 2015
Committee OKs end to Wisconsin nuclear plant moratorium; kerfuffle over 'Kermit' story rejected by school committee; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A Wisconsin Assembly committee has given its unanimous endorsement to ending the state's 32-year-old moratorium on new nuclear power plants. The Energy and Utilities Committee voted 13-0 on Wednesday to recommend the proposal to the full house. The bill would end requirements...
December 10, 2015 - 8:41am
December 9, 2015
Wisconsin Republicans denounce Trump ban on new Muslims; lawmakers mull whether to do-away with hunting backtags; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
Wisconsin Republican leaders have distanced themselves from Donald Trump's idea of banning Muslims from entering the United States. In Washington, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville said it's not what the party or the country stand for. House Republican Reid Ribble of Sherwood...
December 9, 2015 - 9:38am
December 7, 2015
Sen. Johnson critical of Obama's absence of 'winning strategy' against ISIS; CWD-infected buck found in Oneida Co.; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- President Obama said the United States will overcome terrorist threats that seek to "poison the minds" of Americans and others. But a pair of Wisconsin GOP leaders criticize the Democratic president for not laying out a strategy. In only his third prime-time address...
December 7, 2015 - 9:04am
December 4, 2015
Area deer harvest surpasses 11K
Though the numbers released earlier this week by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources are unofficial and only include the first eight...
December 4, 2015 - 10:10am
WDNR releases preliminary gun-deer totals; some duplication found with new e-registration
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials have released county-by-county harvest totals from the recent nine-day gun deer season. In Pierce County, hunters registered 1,204 bucks (compared with 1,226 in 2014) and 2,130 does (2,107 last year). St. Croix recorded 966 bucks...
December 4, 2015 - 9:28am
Congress passes transportation funding, Obama expected to sign; cheesemakers widen state's production lead; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Wisconsin House Republicans Sean Duffy and Glenn Grothman were among a small minority who voted against a five-year federal transportation package. The House passed the $305 billion compromise 359- to 65 on Thursday, and the Senate later voted 83- to 16 to send...
December 4, 2015 - 9:25am
December 2, 2015
Osceola lab settles large Medicare fraud case; deer kill tally up 2.6 percent over 2014; 13 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A laboratory in Polk County that supports health care and research facilities has agreed to pay $8.5 million to settle a Medicare fraud case. Pharmasan Labs of Osceola, its billing company NeuroScience, and founders Gottfried and Mieke Kellermann were accused of falsely...
December 2, 2015 - 8:21am
December 1, 2015
State's third fatal hunting victim was Spencer-area dairyman; firm's innovative milk condensation process embraced by investors; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
SPENCER -- A deer hunter found dead near Spencer in central Wisconsin has been identified as 50-year-old Mark Bychinski. DNR Hunter Education Coordinator Jon King said Monday the victim was found at the base of a tree. His rifle was found hanging nearby on a rope that was apparently...
December 1, 2015 - 9:07am
November 30, 2015
Polk Co. teen shot through forearm when gun discharges
FREDERIC -- A 16-year-old Frederic boy was airlifted to Regions Hospital in St. Paul late Sunday after a rifle in the truck he was driving discharged, striking him in the right forearm. Michael Coen-Nelson was driving a 1988 Chevrolet pickup on 150th Street in Polk County's West...
November 30, 2015 - 1:01pm
New state work mandate causing 15,000 to lose food stamps; gun deer season ends with likely third fatality; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- Nearly 15,000 Wisconsinites have lost food stamp benefits because they did not look for work. The new state budget requires recipients in the Food Share program to work at least 20 hours a week, or train for new employment in order to keep their benefits. State Health...
November 30, 2015 - 8:40am
November 29, 2015
Bucks Night another big success for Star Prairie Fish and Game
The passion for hunting is on full display each year at the Bucks Night, held each year by the Star Prairie Fish and Game organization. For more...
November 29, 2015 - 5:15pm
November 27, 2015
Rep. Kind: International coalition needed to defeat ISIS; Thanksgiving Day crashes claim two lives; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- U.S. House Democrat Ron Kind of La Crosse says at least several nations will have to band together to defeat the Islamic State. Since the Paris attacks, the world has seen France and Russia step up their efforts to attack ISIS bases. The United States is also conducting...
November 27, 2015 - 8:48am
November 25, 2015
Two GOP lawmakers propose term limits; hunter killed by stray bullet; Arcadia mayor recalled; more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- Two freshman Republican lawmakers want term limits for Wisconsin's governor and Legislature. Slinger Representative Bob Gannon is the sponsor of a constitutional amendment to limit the next governor and lieutenant governor to eight years, and future lawmakers to 12 years. Rice...
November 25, 2015 - 8:57am
November 23, 2015
Three hunting-related deaths reported thus far; 110 rowdy Badger fans ejected from snowy NW game; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
TOWN OF REMINGTON -- The Wood County Sheriff's Department reported the discovery of a 62-year-old man's body in the woods in the Town of Remington Saturday. A 9-1-1 call came in at about 11 a.m. after hunters found the body of Robert Bakaj of Babcock. Investigators say his death...
November 23, 2015 - 8:51am