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UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
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Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
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
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Jennell Bond, 30
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A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
May 5, 2009
National Weather Service issues severe thunderstorm warning
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning until 3:30 p.m. for southeastern Polk County, southwestern Barron County, northern St. Croix County and northwestern Dunn County. At 2:24 p.m., radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter...
May 5, 2009 - 2:32pm
February 27, 2009
State gets pounded with ice to the south and heavy snow north
Parts of southern Wisconsin are a massive ice rink, thanks to Thursday's late-winter storm that dumped freezing rain. Meanwhile, the far north is digging out from up to 9.5 inches of new snow. And Door County endured winds up to 56 mph. Gile in Iron County had the most snow Thursday...
February 27, 2009 - 9:00am
February 26, 2009
Heavy snow causing trouble on roads
The heavy snow falling in the St. Croix County area is already having an impact on motorists. New Richmond police were responding to a two-vehicle...
February 26, 2009 - 2:34pm
February 25, 2009
UPDATE: Winter weather warning issued for St. Croix County and region
Now they're talking business. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for St. Croix County. The warning will be in effect from 9 a.m. Thursday until midnight Thursday night. The winter storm watch is no longer in effect. The National Weather Service officials...
February 25, 2009 - 4:03pm
February 24, 2009
Winter storm watch issued for St. Croix County
It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood today, but things can change in a hurry. A winter storm watch has been issued by the National Weather Service for the St. Croix County area. The watch is in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening, according to the recent alert. The...
February 24, 2009 - 4:22pm
January 2, 2009
ALERT: Winter storm warning in effect for St. Croix County
St. Croix County and Polk County are under a winter stormwarning from Saturday afternoon through 6 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 4. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for St. Croix County and it remains in effect until 6 am CST Sunday. The Winter Storm Warning...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 20, 2008
ALERT: Winter storm warning in effect until 6 p.m. Sunday
The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow along with significant blowing and drifting snow, which is in effect until 6 p.m. Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect. A low pressure system will move across...
December 20, 2008 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Winter storm watch remains in effect for St. Croix County
Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Saturday morning through Sunday afternoon for much of Minnesota and Wisconsin, including St. Croix County. A strong low pressure system will enter western Minnesota on Saturday and reach central Wisconsin by Sunday.
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
First major snowstorm expected tonight, DOT officials urge caution
The National Weather Service has issued winter weather notices for much of far western Wisconsin as the first major snowstorm of the season approaches. A winter weather advisory is in effect for St. Croix, Polk and most of Dunn counties while a winter weather watch has been issued...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Eastern part of state slammed with snow
At least some schools in eastern and southeast Wisconsin are closed today (Monday) after the region was hit with heavy snow since Sunday afternoon. Random Lake schools are among those shut down for the day, after that community in Sheboygan was hit with 10 inches by 9:30 p.m. Sunday. In...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Bids: Star Prairie Storm Damage
Request for bids Village of Star Prairie The Village Board of Trustees of the Village of Star Prairie, St. Croix County, Wisconsin requests sealed bids for storm damage for the following buildings and structures; 1. Village Ballpark 2. Ballpark storage/bingo building 3. River...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Letter: Avoid storm chasers when repairing damage
To the Editor: Just a warning to homeowners in the area. Watch out for the storm chasers. I would recommend staying with local contractors who know our codes here in northern Wisconsin or western Wisconsin. Besides if there is a problem, a contractor from Alabama or Illinois isn't...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Storms hit hard again, state goes from bad to worse - Interstates closed
Baraboo and Grant County are the latest to declare local emergency status, after another night of storms and flooding in southern Wisconsin. State officials said at least one home in Grant County was destroyed by a tornado and several others were lost to flooding and other wind...
June 13, 2008 - 9:00am
June 9, 2008
Storm damage causes WI DNR to close some state parks and trails
Damage caused by heavy rains across the southern part of the state has forced the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to close some state parks and trails. DNR officials say that Wildcat Mountain State park in Vernon County has been evacuated and closed because of storm...
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Rural residents pick up the pieces following storm
As news media swarmed to cover the devastation in Hugo, Minn., last week, several miles to the east in Wisconsin a similar scene received little attention. Golden Maples Farm in Forest Township, east of Deer Park, was among several farmsteads pounded by high winds, hail and a possible...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am