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Wisconsin Roundup: Vinehout runs again for Governor, but will leave Senate seat; and more state news
Somerset School Board adopts strategic plan
Chance traffic encounter cracks Somerset theft case
Recreation partnership shares with CAP committee
Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
crime and courts
Friday Football: New Richmond, St. Croix Central keep on winning
Soccer: Spartans can't turn progress into wins
Panthers put together complete effort, bury B-W
Golf: Tigers peaking as playoffs near
Volleyball: Perfect Panthers improve to 20-0
Somerset School Board adopts strategic plan
Panther Pause: New gifted/talented identification process
School district, St. Anne welcome new staff
NR School District approves tax levy increase
Marching Blackhawks to host 5th annual Blackhawk Invitational
Blown glass by Cudd at The Phipps
St. Croix Valley Shrine Club elects officers
Rivers + Roads listening sessions looking for community feedback
Hazel Mackin Community Library: Get reacquainted with reading
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Steven J. Wickenhauser Estate; Case No. 17PR88
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 9/15/17 Special Council Meeting Minutes
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Crossing Trail Head- Well Construction
SOMERSET SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/17/17 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Meshya M. Grove, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-43
Karen (Hawkins) Lizakowski, 69
Richard J. Chevrier, 77
Connie Mae Koepp, 87
Donna Johnson, 84
Leo W. Hammes, 84
Letters: Painting pizazz; NRPD says thank you
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
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St Croix County
July 14, 2016
Police: Roberts shooting death ruled suicide, but still under investigation
Authorities were at a home in Roberts for more than 24 hours after a shooting death there that remains under investigation. Roberts Police Chief Aaron McWilliams said officers were dispatched at 1:06 a.m. Tuesday to 11 E. Ida St. for a man with a gunshot wound to the head. The victim...
July 14, 2016 - 3:00pm
June 27, 2016
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
A vulnerable who went missing Monday morning in the town of Kinnickinnic has been found. Authorities said the man, 33-year-old Kou Her, was found around 3 p.m. in rural Woodville. St. Croix County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said her first went missing near County Road N...
June 27, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 9, 2016
I-94 pursuit suspect hospitalized after being apprehended by K-9
A man who allegedly led Wisconsin State Patrol troopers on a high-speed chase on Interstate 94 into St. Croix County was hospitalized early Thursday. The man, an 18-year-old from Minneapolis, fled the scene on foot and was apprehended by a police dog that bit down on him after a search,...
June 9, 2016 - 4:18pm
April 7, 2016
Man hospitalized after 100-mph pursuit through St. Croix County
The driver who allegedly led officers on a St. Croix County chase where speeds reached 100 mph was rushed to a hospital after being taken into custody Wednesday. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Klatt said the man, whose identity had yet to be determined, lost consciousness...
April 7, 2016 - 9:25am
March 17, 2016
Worker burned after explosion in rural St. Croix County
A Minnesota man was severely burned after a fertilizer operation inside a semi-trailer exploded Wednesday in the town of Rush River. The man, identified by the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office as 59-year-old Richard C. Wagner, of Big Lake, Minn., was taken to Regions Hospital...
March 17, 2016 - 12:37pm
St. Paddy's Day citizenship paves way to candidacy for Irish prosecutor
Rory O’Sullivan said he’s not sure if it was the luck of the Irish or just a coincidence that he’s becoming an American citizen on St....
March 17, 2016 - 11:47am
February 26, 2016
Hudson man convicted in burglary trial
A St. Croix County jury on Friday convicted a Hudson man accused of stealing thousands of dollars' worth of guns in a 2015 burglary. Alex James Kranz, 24, was convicted of burglary, three counts of felony theft and two misdemeanors -- theft and criminal property damage -- after a...
February 26, 2016 - 4:58pm
February 3, 2016
Minnesota man sentenced for hiding a corpse in St. Croix County
HUDSON -- The terms of a plea deal brokered with Minnesota prosecutors led to a divisive sentencing hearing last week for a man convicted of...
February 3, 2016 - 12:48pm
Storm brought more than a foot of snow, crashes aplenty
More than a foot of snow fell Tuesday in parts of western Wisconsin during a storm that led to treacherous driving for many motorists. According to the National Weather Service, Clear Lake in northern St. Croix County received 13 inches of snow as of 8:42 a.m. Wednesday. About 9 inches...
February 3, 2016 - 12:05pm
January 7, 2016
Sheriff's deputy injured after town of Richmond crash
Authorities said snowy roads were a likely factor in a crash Thursday morning that left a St. Croiix County sheriff’s deputy injured. The deputy,...
January 7, 2016 - 3:39pm
December 29, 2015
Snow piles up in St. Croix, Pierce counties; more to come today
Pierce and St. Croix counties were spared the brunt of a snowstorm that dropped more than a foot of accumulation elsewhere in Wisconsin. As of 7 a.m., River Falls – which rests in both St. Croix and Pierce counties – had received 4.5 inches of snow, according to the National Weather...
December 29, 2015 - 8:35am
August 27, 2015
Hudson man, River Falls woman arrested after high-speed pursuit (W/AUDIO)
Two people were arrested Thursday after a high-speed pursuit in northern St. Croix County that ended in Polk County. The suspects, a 43-year-old Hudson man and a 24-year-old River Falls woman, were taken into custody in Polk County after the vehicle they were in drove over stop...
August 27, 2015 - 5:32pm
August 24, 2015
Interstate crash Sunday leaves 1 injured in St. Croix County
One person was hospitalized Sunday after a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 near Roberts. According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, a 54-year-old woman from Weyerhaeuser, Wis., was taken to Regions Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The woman was a passenger in...
August 24, 2015 - 8:04am
August 20, 2015
Sheriff's office: Prominent lawyer's death appears accidental
Polk County authorities said preliminary indications are that a prominent western Wisconsin lawyer’s death was accidental. Owen Williams, a former St. Croix County district attorney and practicing lawyer who worked around western Wisconsin, died Monday at his home. “It’s...
August 20, 2015 - 9:40am
July 6, 2015
UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
Rainfall that could total 9 inches since midnight closed several roads in west-central Wisconsin and the Twin Cities early today. The National...
July 6, 2015 - 9:21am