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Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
West Fourth Street, New Richmond, detoured while work being completed
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 22
crime and courts
New Richmond, St. Croix Central football teams win handily, Somerset edged out
2016 Preview: New Richmond football can't live off 2015 successes
2016 Preview: St. Croix Central football made quick adjustment to MBC
2016 Preview: Somerset football faces one of the toughest schedules in the state
2016 Preview: New Richmond golfers start season with an edge in MBC
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Walter Bice, 74
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
Patrick Howard Driscoll, 61
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
March 10, 2016
Area fire departments respond to call in Roberts
Area firefighters and EMS personnel responded to a structure fire at 206 West Ash St., Roberts, this morning, Wednesday, March 9, at about 10:30...
March 10, 2016 - 4:39pm
March 1, 2016
Roberts artist wins award
Barbara Bend, a 30-year resident of Roberts, won third place in a juried art show sponsored by the Benedictine Center in Maplewood, Minn. Her...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 1, 2016 - 11:03am
St. Croix Central students fare well on standardized tests
The results of the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS) for the 2014-15 school year were announced last month. Shirley Arneson, Director of Teaching and Learning for St. Croix Central, explained the WSAS is a comprehensive statewide assessment program designed to provide information...
March 1, 2016 - 11:00am
February 25, 2016
River Falls man convicted in Roberts pipe-bomb case
Probation was ordered for a River Falls man who was found in possession of a pipe bomb when police went to check on two men scavenging for chips...
News/crime and courts
February 25, 2016 - 9:05am
February 20, 2016
Drug Test Midwest named Business of the Year
The Central St. Croix Chamber held their annual Holiday Party and Awards Banquet on Thursday, January 21 at The Barnboard in Roberts. More than...
February 20, 2016 - 10:00am
February 18, 2016
Roberts caretaker convicted in theft case
A Roberts woman accused of fleecing a vulnerable adult pleaded guilty in the case Tuesday in St. Croix County Circuit Court. June M. Hicks, 54, entered guilty pleas to five counts of felony theft and one count of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud — also a felony. Fifty-one...
News/crime and courts
February 18, 2016 - 9:06am
February 11, 2016
Village of Roberts loses 800,000 gallons of water in January
Public Works Director John Bond informed the board he began to notice the village was pumping more water than usual over the last few months. Translation: Water was being lost, unaccounted for at a rate of 25-30,000 gallons per-day. “In January we lost about 800,000 gallons between...
February 11, 2016 - 9:40am
February 9, 2016
One injured in accident north of Roberts
A River Falls woman was injured Monday morning in a two-car collision on State Highway 65, north of Roberts, near 100th Avenue. Aimee Pace,...
February 9, 2016 - 1:28pm
February 6, 2016
Glenn Hall recipient of new furnace
Anderson Heating in Houlton and Bryant recently ran a local program to install a free high efficiency gas furnace to a community hero in their...
February 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
January 15, 2016
Elmhorst to talk about the value of literacy
It’s been often said in the education field, parents are a child’s first teacher and to get your child on the right track before they enter...
January 15, 2016 - 9:38am
January 14, 2016
Evans saves a life, lands full-time job all in one month
December 2015 is a month Kory Evans won’t soon forget. At the beginning of the month, Evans was named a full-time officer for the Roberts...
News/crime and courts
January 14, 2016 - 10:15am
Muskrats moving into manholes in Roberts
Village of Roberts Police Chief Aaron McWilliams told board members he received 40 applications for the new full-time officer position in his department. After conducting 12 preliminary interviews, he and his staff have narrowed the candidates to three. The board is scheduled to...
January 14, 2016 - 8:59am
January 7, 2016
2015: The top stories of the year
The area’s news stories of the past year bring us images of change - both good and not-so-good - that helped define 2015. We’ve seen those stories develop from our communities - New Richmond, Hammond, Roberts, and Somerset - stories that told of heartbreak and tragedy; stories...
January 7, 2016 - 10:20am
Turbeville earns gold ranking at National FFAs
Jillian Turbeville called participating in the National FFA Convention “an amazing opportunity.” Coming home with the highest ranking possible...
January 7, 2016 - 9:53am
December 17, 2015
Roberts Board to submit phosphorus compliance alternatives plan
SEH Project Manager Paul Gont walked board members through a detailed summary of a draft phosphorus compliance alternatives plan at their board meeting Monday night.
December 17, 2015 - 9:04am