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County to raze portions of Health Center campus
New Richmond Council discusses major project funding
crime and courts
Somerset's Praschak loses close match in semifinals
Somerset girls basketball defeated in regional final
Dowd finishes fifth at state wrestling meet
Somerset girls basketball holds off St. Croix Central; advances to Saturday's regional final
New Richmond's Dowd to place at state wrestling tournament
Bullseye! Archery Club takes off at SCC
NRHS students on pace to read 5,000 books this year
NRHS student named National Merit Scholarship finalist
Somerset’s got talent
Inaugural NRHS STEM Night a success
Farm, Feral & Stray works with Scout to care for local free roaming cats
Local author publishes first book
Somerset Community Food Pantry seeks volunteers
Crowd flocks to Bass Lake for annual ice fishing contest
Scouts visit newspaper office
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset Feb. 26 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Somerset Feb. 17, 2015 Reg. Meeting Minutes
Crown Castle Proposal to Add Antennas - 283 Hwy 35/64 Somerset
City of New Richmond - Official Notice - NR Softball Association Class B License
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February 19, 2013
Roggensack, Fallone declared winners in Supreme Court race
With virtually all state votes tabulated in the primary election for the Wisconsin Supreme Court, incumbent Pat Roggensack and challenger Ed Fallone have been declared winners and will face each other in the April 2 spring election. Another challenger in the primary, Vince Megna,...
news / politics
February 19, 2013 - 8:50pm
February 12, 2013
Gov. Walker in Hudson to announce law enforcement initiatives
Gov. Scott Walker was at the Hudson Community Daycare on Tuesday afternoon to discuss a series of initiatives designed to protect children against internet crime, fund services for sexual assault victims, provide monitoring of domestic abusers and other dangerous individuals and fund...
crime and courts / news / government
February 12, 2013 - 2:57pm
Gov. Scott Walker will visit Bosch Packaging Thursday
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker's office announced early Wednesday afternoon that the Governor will visit Bosch Packaging Technologies, 869 S. Knowles...
news / politics / business
December 12, 2012 - 1:15pm
November 4, 2012
VIDEO: Romney-Ryan Real Recovery Road Rally
The loudspeakers played a continuous selection of 'Patriotic' songs as the crowd began to gather at 4 p.m. for the 5: 30 p.m rally which included...
news / politics / life
November 4, 2012 - 10:41pm
October 15, 2012
Sparks flew as driver of stolen van fled police Monday morning
The driver of a van that was reportedly stolen, led St. Croix sheriff's deputies and on a 19-mile chase early Monday before the vehicle was eventually stopped by Minnesota authorities on a rural road, south east of Woodbury. A man was taken into custody. St. Croix Dispatch Center...
crime and courts / news
October 15, 2012 - 11:51am
August 2, 2012
WisDOT takes steps to prevent crashes on I-94 in St. Croix County
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced Thursday morning, Aug. 2, that it is taking steps to prevent additional traffic crashes in and near the road construction work on Interstate 94 in St. Croix County. Over the next couple of days, construction crews will create four...
news / accidents
August 2, 2012 - 11:04am
July 24, 2012
Schaffhausen bound over in homicide case
A man accused in the murder of his three young daughters was bound over for trial in St. Croix County Circuit Court Tuesday morning. Judge Scott...
crime and courts / news
July 24, 2012 - 1:58pm
July 18, 2012
Hudson community raises over $30,000 for Schaffhausen family
The Hudson community came out in massive numbers last Wednesday to contribute to a fund benefiting the Schaffhausen family of River Falls. Over $30,000 was collected from 10 a.m. into the early evening at the River City Center parking lot, reported Hudson resident Paul Rode. Jessica...
July 18, 2012 - 1:55pm
July 12, 2012
Schaffhausen appears in young girls' murder case
A man accused in the deaths of his three young daughters in a gruesome incident at a River Falls residence last Tuesday made his initial appearance...
crime and courts / news
July 12, 2012 - 2:35pm
July 10, 2012
SECOND UPDATE: Father booked on first degree counts of homicide in the deaths of his daughters
About two hours after he allegedly killed his three children at the home where he once lived, a former River Falls man turned himself in to police at their station, soon after officers had begun searching for him. Aaron Schaffhausen, 34, was booked into St. Croix County Jail at 11:30...
July 10, 2012 - 6:13pm
July 9, 2012
Oakdale, Minn. man killed in Amery crash
A motorcycle crash near Amery Saturday afternoon claimed the life an Oakdale, Minn. man whose father is a well-known philanthropist and the name...
news / accidents
July 9, 2012 - 2:25pm
Fire damages New Richmond apartment building
Crews from three fire departments were called to New Richmond on Sunday, July 8, to battle a structure fire at 651 Monette Ave. According to Jim VanderWyst, New Richmond fire chief, it wasn't the size of the fire that was the problem, it was the heat. "It was extremely hot for the...
July 9, 2012 - 9:27am
July 9, 2012: Overturned semi-truck slows Monday morning traffic on I-94
The crash of a semi-tractor and trailer in Hudson Monday morning snarled traffic on Interstate 94 for more than an hour. At 8:40 a.m., an eastbound...
July 9, 2012 - 8:49am
February 25, 2012
Rallying 'Idol' votes
Reed Grimm's fate on "American Idol" now rests with viewers. He advanced into the top 24 contestants after Wednesday night's program. Public voting will begin Tuesday Feb. 28 -- the same night Ellsworth will hold a party at the high school to both celebrate the local graduate's...
arts and entertainment / news / life
February 25, 2012 - 12:00am