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Village of Hammond: Jensen promoted to lead streets/buildings/ parks
Somerset-area primary set for St. Croix County Board
Somerset SB Candidates share perspectives at Chamber forum
Spring semester public astronomy talks and observatory viewings set
crime and courts
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
Four local wrestlers qualify for 2018 WIAA state championships
Friday's Results: New Richmond's early three-pointers puts away Somerset
Kretovics, Minke, Matteson and Schmidt chosen for WFCA all-star games
SCC boys basketball dropped by two conference leaders
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 1/23/18 Meeting Minutes
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/15/18 Hearing - Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/22/18 Open House- Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Neil F. Cunningham Estate; Case No. 18-PR-12
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Turf Management- Freedom Park
Somerset Chamber awards members at gala evening
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Randleman of Catalyst Receives PTA Recognition
Bakke Norman Announces New Shareholder
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March 16, 2017
Roberts man suspected of 10th OWI
A loud music complaint led to a Roberts man's 10th drunken driving-related arrest — and his second since February. Shawn A. Harstad, 47, was charged Monday, March 13, with OWI-ninth offense. He was charged with the identical crime on Feb. 6. The most recent charge still reflects...
March 16, 2017 - 7:12pm
March 9, 2017
Hudson man, 22, sentenced for fourth OWI
A 22-year-old Hudson man was sentenced to the better part of a year in jail after being convicted of his fourth drunken-driving offense. St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Michael Waterman sentenced Randy T. Bryant to 330 days in jail Feb. 27. His driver's license is revoked for...
March 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 6, 2017
Man arrested in Hudson on suspicion of ninth OWI
A Minnesota man was arrested on suspicion of his ninth drunken-driving offense early Saturday in Hudson. The Wisconsin State Patrol announced...
February 6, 2017 - 8:47am
December 28, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State investigates season's first snowmobile death; new OWI penalties begin Jan. 1; 7 more state news stories
ARBOR VITAE — Wisconsin's first snowmobile death of the winter is still being investigated. Vilas County sheriff's deputies say a 63-year-old man from East Moline, Illinois, died when his machine struck a tree Monday night off a trail near Arbor Vitae where he was part of a group...
December 28, 2016 - 8:52am
October 3, 2016
Two riders ejected off motorcycle in Trimbelle crash
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS -- A Hammond man was arrested for OWI Sunday afternoon after a motorcycle crash in the town of River Falls. Michael D. Hauge,...
October 3, 2016 - 8:31am
April 21, 2016
Police chase ends at Lake Mallalieu, where officers jump in after woman (W/AUDIO)
Officers from Minnesota plunged into frigid Lake Mallalieu waters early Thursday after a woman who led police on a chase allegedly drove her...
April 21, 2016 - 8:48am
November 13, 2015
Crashes up in 70 mph zones, but why?; UWRF considers community solar; OWI, hit-and-run bills draw emotional testimony; six more Wisconsin news stories
MILWAUKEE – There have been more accidents on Wisconsin interstate highways that raised their speed limits in June from 65 mph to 70 mph. However, officials say it's too early to tell if the increase is the main reason for 13 percent more crashes from June through September compared...
November 13, 2015 - 8:46am
June 29, 2010
Driver faces felony charges for accident that injured four
Three felony charges of causing injury by intoxicated use of a vehicle were filed Wednesday morning against one of the drivers involved in a Saturday accident in Roberts. Michael Thomas Johnson, 21, Mendota Heights, Minn., was also charged with a misdemeanor count of causing injury...
June 29, 2010 - 1:28pm
November 11, 2009
Innocent pleas are entered in one county where Rep. Jeff Wood faces OWI charges
Innocent pleas were entered Tuesday in one of three counties where State Rep. Jeff Wood faces OWI charges. Wood is currently getting treatment in St. Cloud, Minn. His attorney stood mute on the phone, while a judge in Monroe County entered innocent pleas to misdemeanor counts...
November 11, 2009 - 9:39am
October 23, 2009
Jeff Wood free on bond in OWI case; governor calls for resignation
State Rep. Jeff Wood is free on bond, after being charged Thursday with his third OWI offense in the last year and his fifth since 1990. Gov. Jim Doyle called on the Chippewa Falls Independent to resign. Doyle said Wood's district is without a voice in the Legislature due to his...
October 23, 2009 - 9:03am
October 22, 2009
Rep. Jeff Wood is in jail until he appears in court today on latest OWI arrest
A Monroe County sheriff's official says State Representative Jeff Wood will stay in jail until he can appear in court today on his latest OWI arrest. The 40-year-old lawmaker was stopped Wednesday in Tomah, after he was seen driving erratically and jumping a curb. It was the second...
October 22, 2009 - 9:00am
October 20, 2009
Former surgeon will pay $3.7 million to settle civil lawsuit for traffic crash
Former surgeon Mark Benson will pay almost $3.7 million to settle a civil lawsuit in a traffic crash that killed a popular educator and two others. WTMJ Radio in Milwaukee said Benson decided to pay, instead of facing a trial scheduled for next week in Waukesha County. Earlier...
October 20, 2009 - 9:19am
August 11, 2009
Former surgeon gets 30 years for homicide by intoxicated driving
Former surgeon Mark Benson might have gotten Wisconsin's toughest prison sentence ever for homicide by intoxicated driving. He was given 30 years yesterday for causing the April 2008 rear-end crash that killed Oconomowoc educator Jennifer Bukosky, her unborn child and her 10-year-old...
August 11, 2009 - 9:10am
January 8, 2009
Making 3rd OWI a felony could cost state over $100 million
It would cost just more than $100 million a year to make three-time drunken driving a felony in Wisconsin. The Legislative Fiscal Bureau says it reflects the costs of sending 3,000 more offenders to prison, plus the extra judges, prosecutors, and public defenders needed to handle...
January 8, 2009 - 9:00am
October 22, 2008
NR man sentenced in 10th OWI case
A New Richmond man has been sentenced to prison following a 10th drunken driving conviction. Timothy John Bartos, 39, 1571 Hwy. 65, was sentenced to two years in prison and three years of extended supervision Oct. 15. He was also fined $1,250, ordered to perform 100 hours of community...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am