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St. Croix River
July 24, 2017
Authorities confirm St. Croix River drowning death
Authorities confirmed the woman who fell into the St. Croix River over the weekend in Polk County has died. The woman, identified as 40-year-old...
July 24, 2017 - 11:42am
July 12, 2017
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
The approval process for bluffland zoning along the lower St. Croix River in Wisconsin would no longer be subject to the Department of Natural...
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
June 29, 2017
DNR official: 'Significant issues' aboard boat where CO poisoning occurred
The inside of a boat where a fatal carbon monoxide exposure occurred on the St. Croix River contained a detector that wasn’t turned on. The...
June 29, 2017 - 2:05pm
June 26, 2017
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
A St. Croix County woman died from an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning Sunday after she and two others were found on a boat over the weekend...
June 26, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 19, 2017
Rescuers describe revival of Hudson drowning victim
HUDSON — One minute it was a typical, relaxing day on the beach. And then the screaming started. "Everything 180'd real quick," said Oakdale,...
June 19, 2017 - 6:21am
June 7, 2017
Man who drowned in St. Croix River was brother of suspect in triple homicide
HUDSON, Wis. — A 19-year-old man who drowned in the St. Croix River in Hudson on Tuesday, June 6, had been arrested in April following...
June 7, 2017 - 8:13am
June 6, 2017
Hudson drowning victim, 19, was St. Paul resident
Authorities pulled one of two people from the St. Croix River Tuesday afternoon after they went underwater. Crews from St. Croix and Washington...
June 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
May 25, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix no-wake zone among high-water river developments; 9 more state news stories
Recent rains have closed parks on the Mississippi River, just as Memorial Day weekend visitors are about to arrive. The state DNR says some...
May 25, 2017 - 9:03am
May 23, 2017
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
Authorities are advising St. Croix River boaters to operate watercrafts at slow speeds between Taylor Falls, Minn. and Prescott, Wis. starting...
May 23, 2017 - 11:36am
May 11, 2017
Illinois men admit to smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
Two Illinois men accused of transporting the largest load of untaxed tobacco in Minnesota history have pleaded guilty to felony smuggling charges....
News/crime and courts
May 11, 2017 - 9:34am
April 24, 2017
Missing St. Croix River boater found alive, Minn. authorities say
The man reported missing on the St. Croix River has been found safe, authorities announced Monday.
April 24, 2017 - 1:42pm
Wisconsin roundup: Search continues for man missing on St. Croix River and more
BAYPORT, Minn. — A search continues for a missing man who was on a boat that crashed on the St. Croix River. Sheriff's deputies were called...
April 24, 2017 - 9:02am
November 20, 2016
Pilot program begins to impact St. Croix River watershed
Back in March, the New Richmond News reported on the creation of a new innovative two-year pilot program called the St. Croix Master Watershed...
November 20, 2016 - 6:00am
July 13, 2016
Flood conditions: Namekagon and St. Croix River landings closed
ST. CROIX FALLS, Wisconsin: To protect public safety, river landings along the Namekagon and St. Croix rivers are closed due to flood conditions. Heavy rains in north central Minnesota and northern Wisconsin on July 11 have resulted in rapidly rising rivers. Many tributaries of the...
July 13, 2016 - 12:11pm
July 1, 2016
Upcoming Sunday morning coffee walks
Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the St. Croix River Valley with some fresh coffee, good conversation, and a healthy morning walk next to the St. Croix River. Park rangers from the National Park Service will lead these walks (with coffee provided!) on every other Sunday through...
July 1, 2016 - 1:54pm