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Ryan, Kind team on Medicare data release bill; whitefish shortage may affect some Passover meals; more state news
Sudden ice-out spurs river rescue; high winds damage Manitowoc school; 7 more state stories
Severson not running in 28th Assembly District; lawyer is
Gov. Walker to visit New Richmond Friday; bat disease now confirmed here; 8 more state stories
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crime and courts
New Richmond High School Athletic Hall of Fame to add seven inductees
Youth clinics keep baseball’s future bright
Scholar-Athlete Banquet honors Middle Border Conference's finest
New Richmond softball team sweeps Eau Claire Memorial
New Richmond baseball team swept in season-opening double-header
2014 Community Guide
Leader of the Pack: Ennis gets rare Scouting award
Vegas Night returns to Legion
DAC to host Family Fun Friday
Ready to Get Movin’?
arts and entertainment
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14PR24 In the matter of the Estate of Mary A. Higgins
14PR323 In the matter of the estate of Robert F. Scoville
13CV244 JPMorgan Chase Bank vs Christopher C Hansen and Tracy S Hansen
City of New Richmond Public Notice - May 6 Plan Commission Meeting
Our View: Commons decision needs to be made now
Letters to the Editor: April 10, 2014
Letters to the Editor: April 3, 2014
Our View: City shouldn't appeal newspaper lawsuit ruling
Letters to the Editor: March 27, 2014
April 15, 2014
Full honors funeral planned for Polk deputy, injured in shoot-out 23 years ago
ST. CROIX FALLS -- A Polk County sheriff's deputy who suffered gunshot wounds 23 years earlier while pursuing a shooting suspect died Monday, April 14th at his home in St. Croix Falls. Michael J. Severson lived out his life in relative independence as a quadriplegic, confined to...
news / region
16 hours 9 min ago
November 27, 2013
Nonprofit aims to reduce area’s wild cat population
Even though St. Croix County can have bitter winters, free-roaming cats abound, and Tanya Borg and the volunteers of Farm, Feral & Stray aim to alleviate the problem. FFS is a nonprofit (501-c3), all-volunteer organization whose goal is to humanely manage free-roaming cat populations...
life / events
November 27, 2013 - 2:22pm
June 17, 2013
Jet ski operator injured in accident
A Minnesota man was seriously injured in a boating incident on East Balsam Lake on Sunday, June 16. The accident, which occurred around 12:30 p.m., involved Mark Daniel Mann, 25, of Maple Grove, Minn., and the operator of a boat, Andrew James Iverson, 23, of Minneapolis. Mann was...
news / accidents
June 17, 2013 - 3:31pm
October 26, 2009
Polk County farmer is first to be convicted for not registering his livestock
A Polk County farmer is the first in Wisconsin to be convicted for not registering his livestock with the state. The law is meant to help officials respond to disease outbreaks, like the one involving pigs in Clark County a couple years back. But Amish farmers say the registrations...
October 26, 2009 - 9:00am
July 28, 2009
Minnesota man charged in Polk County for hit and run injury
Prosecutors said a Minnesota man stole a semi-truck near St. Paul, drove to northwest Wisconsin, struck a man and pinned him and then drove away. Scott Black, 45, of suburban St. Paul was charged Monday in Polk County with felony hit and run while causing injury and three misdemeanor...
July 28, 2009 - 9:00am
April 15, 2009
Early a.m. accident sends three to hospital
A one-vehicle accident early Wednesday morning sent a mother and her two children to the hospital. The first call came at about 4:19 a.m., said Polk County Field Services Lieutenant Steve Smith. The vehicle was traveling east on 35th Avenue in Polk County when it gently drifted...
April 15, 2009 - 1:46pm
October 21, 2008
Balsam Lake man dies due to injuries in Saturday rollover
Donald VanGundy, 28 of Balsam Lake, died early Saturday morning due to injuries sustained in a one vehicle accident. Andrew Arnold, 29 of Emerald, was also injured in the accident. He is in critical but stable condition. His CaringBridge site said he sustained several injuries, including...
October 21, 2008 - 12:00am