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Somerset Village Board approves 3 percent raise for employees in 2017
Homicide-by-vehicle charge filed against driver in 2015 Roberts crash
Roberts: Clean water technology could have global impact
Somerset Board of Education approves 2016-17 budget
Wisconsin roundup: Xcel Energy customers can expect 3 percent rate hikes; fewer voting absentee this year; 12 more state news stories
crime and courts
New Richmond, Onalaska bring powerful offenses into Friday's WIAA playoff game
Somerset's Tyler LeRoy is Louisville Ironman Triathlon champion
St. Croix Central girls will run at state cross country as a team for first time on Saturday
St. Croix Central football team aims to end Osceola's reign
Somerset's Anya Swanson to run at state cross country for third time after winning sectional race
Somerset Board of Education approves 2016-17 budget
St. Croix Central School Board approves budget reduction reinstatements, support staff wage increase
New Richmond Middle School September Students of the Month announced
St. Croix Central High School names Academic Letter winners
Evening for the Arts hosted by St. Croix Catholic School
Halloween: Get the treats ready
Old Gem/Young Performers Ensemble presents ‘Snow Queen’
Nov. 19 wine tasting to benefit area homeless shelters
When worlds collide: Ben McDonnell thriving
NR United Methodist Beefburger Lunch
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Notice of Public Hearing - Somerset Plan Commission
Advertisement for Bids - Demolition of Old Middle School
SUMMONS: Applegate v. Roy D. Killins III; Case No. 16-SC-1108
Village of Star Prairie - Notice Fire Hydrant Flushing
Public Notice - Testing Electronic Voting Equipment
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Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
May 16, 2016
Roundabouts coming to Hammond
Construction has started on the Hammond exit off Interstate 94 and County Road T. Work began at the end of March and is scheduled to be completed by mid-November, said Project Manager Stacie Lambele from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. The interchange will see multiple...
May 16, 2016 - 10:04am
April 23, 2016
I-94 bridge work to impact traffic in St. Croix County
Work to replace the 233rd Street Bridge over I-94 in St. Croix County will result in overnight lane closures April 25-28.
April 23, 2016 - 1:00pm
April 1, 2016
St. Croix River Crossing construction update
Construction progress on the St. Croix Crossing continued into the winter of 2015-16, though the Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of transportation...
April 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
March 27, 2016
St. Croix, Dunn counties I-94 project meeting scheduled
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northwest Region will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss plans for upcoming construction projects on I-94 between Highway 128 and the Wilson Creek Bridges in St. Croix and Dunn counties. The meeting is scheduled for Tuesday,...
March 27, 2016 - 11:00am
March 26, 2016
Branch retires after 22 years of service to New Richmond Fire and Rescue
A combination of factors led Paul Branch to make what was now an easy decision nearly 30 years ago. Being the father of two young daughters at...
March 26, 2016 - 3:21pm
March 24, 2016
NTSB releases information from 2015 plane crash
The airplane crash that claimed four Hudson-area lives last year in Polk County occurred after the plane was seen performing aerobatics, according...
March 24, 2016 - 9:03am
March 18, 2016
Countywide burning ban system launched
St. Croix County officials know dry conditions will likely return here, in spite of a soaking rain that dowsed much of the area on Tuesday. When...
March 18, 2016 - 9:18am
Hammond man aims to eradicate his MS
Bill Anderson had made it his personal mission to defeat multiple sclerosis. The Hammond man took up the cause in the early 2000s as leader of...
March 18, 2016 - 9:09am
March 16, 2016
McNamara sisters excited to be named St. Patrick’s Day Parade grand marshals
For the McNamara girls — Carrie Borgstrom, Colleen Rosauer and Kate Anich — St. Patrick’s Day in New Richmond has always been one of the...
March 16, 2016 - 9:25am
March 15, 2016
Search launched for missing Hager City woman
A search effort that began over the weekend continued Tuesday following the disappearance of a Hager City woman who never came home after a night...
March 15, 2016 - 3:18pm
March 14, 2016
Learn about Emerald Ash Borer at homeowner seminar
Emerald Ash Borer is a destructive, invasive insect that kills ash trees by feeding in the vascular system of trees. This pest has killed millions...
March 14, 2016 - 10:23am
March 9, 2016
OEM’s Baldwin plant to close; company says 34 workers will lose jobs
BALDWIN -- Thirty-four employees of OEM Fabricators Inc., will be losing their jobs beginning April 30, the company said in a notification last week to state officials announcing the plant’s closing here. In a brief March 1 letter to the Dislocated Worker Unit of the Wisconsin Department...
March 9, 2016 - 1:31pm
March 7, 2016
St. Croix Crossing: Now reserving paddleboat tours
The St. Croix Crossing project has announced the full schedule of public paddleboat tour dates for 2016. The paddleboat tours through Stillwater-based...
March 7, 2016 - 8:04am
March 4, 2016
OEM to cut 34 jobs, close Baldwin plant
OEM Fabricators is closing its Baldwin plant, resulting in the elimination of 34 jobs.
March 4, 2016 - 11:34am
January 14, 2016
Johnson brings national security debate to the area
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson called a listening session last week to hear public feedback about national security from a local perspective. He didn’t...
January 14, 2016 - 9:16am