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SCC HS names fourth quarter honor roll students
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SCC Middle School fourth quarter honor roll students announced
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Michael Sauer, the challenge inside
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September 10, 2015
St. Croix County will hold open houses to gather input for the County’s Bicycle Project
St. Croix County will hold two similar open houses on consecutive evenings to present materials and gather input for the County’s Comprehensive Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan Project. The open houses are Tuesday, Sept. 22, at the New Richmond American Legion, 1260 Wall St., New...
September 10, 2015 - 9:01am
Crossing delayed until 2017
Originally slated to be open nearly a year from now, the timeline for completion of the St. Croix River Crossing is now pushed out to sometime...
September 10, 2015 - 8:48am
August 19, 2015
Stevens Point lowers fine for first-time possession of marijuana; Possible tornado touchdown in Lake Geneva; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
Stevens Point officials have lowered the fine for first-time possession of small amounts of marijuana. The city council voted Tuesday to drop the ordinance penalty from $300 to $100 -- the equivalent of an underage drinking fine. There were both supporters and opponents. Ben...
News/crime and courts
August 19, 2015 - 8:20am
August 14, 2015
County to utilize CodeRED emergency notification system
The St. Croix County Emergency Support Services Department, recently implemented the CodeRED mass notification system as part of its total 911 and emergency communications upgrade. The CodeRED alert system, which went live Aug. 1 will allow the county to quickly deliver alerts of...
August 14, 2015 - 12:31pm
August 13, 2015
Van Dyk family thankful for help from friends and community
Chris Van Dyk, his family, friends and the entire community realized last week just how quickly a perfectly beautiful day in western Wisconsin...
August 13, 2015 - 10:08am
August 6, 2015
Highway G and T construction being completed
The paving of a five-mile stretch of County Hwy. G, as well as the rebuilding of a redesigned intersection at G and T should be completed within...
August 6, 2015 - 9:55am
August 5, 2015
Fire destroys Van Dyk dairy barn in town of Erin Prairie
The dairy barn owned by John and Eileen Van Dyk at 1741 190th St. in the town of Erin Prairie was destroyed by fire Tuesday, Aug. 4. Firefighters...
August 5, 2015 - 2:14pm
July 29, 2015
UPDATE: Shed fire brings out area fire departments
A report of an unoccupied barn ablaze at 2424 Hwy. 63/4 in the Town of Cylon brought out the Deer Park and New Richmond fire departments early...
July 29, 2015 - 2:52pm
June 28, 2015
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
A St. Croix Crossing Loop Trail starting point would have a little extra room to breathe — and space to grow — under a proposal backed last week by a key panel. St. Croix County Board members will vote July 7 on a recommendation to acquire private land that will help enhance...
June 28, 2015 - 11:17am
April 29, 2015
UPDATE: Driver dead after milk truck collision ID'd as 20-year-old Cumberland woman
A 20-year-old woman from Cumberland has been identified as the victim of a Tuesday morning accident involving a milk truck in Barron County. Stephanie...
April 29, 2015 - 8:59am
March 20, 2015
Bourget, Seidl seek area appellate court seat
When voters head to the polls, they have a choice in the judge that joins the District III Court of Appeals. Mark Seidl, a Wausau private-practice...
March 20, 2015 - 10:44am
January 19, 2015
An office with a view; unique job brings out creative side for man working with Hudson firm
A lot of white-collar corporate employees spend a lifetime in the rat race striving to someday get a promotion that will land them in a corner...
January 19, 2015 - 3:31pm
September 9, 2014
RF man injured in biking accident; Eau Claire woman’s injuries fatal
A prominent River Falls man was seriously injured Sunday in a bike racing incident that will claim the life of a retired Eau Claire teacher. Dan Woll, 65, River Falls, former superintendent in the St. Croix Central and Menomonie school districts, saw Cheri Uelmen’s crash and...
September 9, 2014 - 9:57am
August 18, 2014
Motor home fire causes I-94 traffic delays; state on pace for record ag exports; 8 more state news stories
HAMMOND -- A motor home that was destroyed by fire on I-94 near Hammond late Sunday morning closed both eastbound lanes for about 15 minutes and caused traffic to back up nearly six miles until all the wreckage was cleared away around 1 p.m. The State Patrol responded, along with...
August 18, 2014 - 9:00am
August 12, 2014
St. Croix clerk of court votes won’t be reported until 4 p.m. Wednesday
Results for St. Croix County clerk of circuit court write-in candidates will be posted after 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, announced County Clerk Cindy Campbell. Campbell said that because the situation is so unusual and because state rules for write-in candidates have changed, she...
August 12, 2014 - 2:52pm