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UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 25
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
crime and courts
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 wins opening Middle Border Conference girls golf match
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
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
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
April 28, 2016
I-94 bridge work to affect St. Croix traffic with overnight lane closings
Work to replace the 200th Street Bridge over I-94 in St. Croix County will result in overnight lane closures from Monday to Friday, May 2-6....
April 28, 2016 - 10:11am
April 25, 2016
I-94 bridge work to impact traffic in St. Croix County
Overnight lane closures planned for April 25-28 Work to replace the 233rd Street Bridge over I-94 in St. Croix County will result in overnight lane closures this week (April 25-28). The closures will take place between Baldwin and Glenwood City [Exit 19 (U.S. 63) and Exit 28 (WIS...
April 25, 2016 - 9:41am
October 29, 2015
Stage set for Ryan to become first Wisconsinite serving as House Speaker; Murtha co-sponsors bill requiring local sign-off on new roundabouts; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Paul Ryan said he'll seek unity and a fresh vision for his fellow Republicans, as he becomes the first from Wisconsin to serve as speaker of the U.S. House. Two-hundred of his GOP colleagues elected him Wednesday. He was expected to attract the minimum of 218 when...
October 29, 2015 - 9:00am
August 10, 2015
Parked trains causing headaches for homeowners; Legion will help with burials of 450 unclaimed veterans; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
STEVENS POINT -- More Wisconsin homeowners are having train cars stop their near homes for hours and they get the runaround when they complain. Gannett Wisconsin Media reported Sunday an increase in oil and frac-sand rail traffic plus daily federal work limits can halt trains most...
August 10, 2015 - 8:52am
May 15, 2015
70 mph speed limit bill cruising through Wisconsin Legislature
A bill that could boost interstate speed limits is accelerating through the Wisconsin Legislature. State senators last week passed a bill that...
May 15, 2015 - 12:36pm
December 11, 2014
What will the bridge bring?
Those who expect large population or economic growth in St. Croix County after the new Stillwater bridge opens in 2016 are probably in for disappointment, according to a new study. Study results were presented to the St. Croix County Board last week by Matt Kures of UW-Extension’s...
December 11, 2014 - 10:33am
November 20, 2014
A brotherhood of tow operators: Jerry's Towing urges motorists to 'move over'
“Everyone working on the sides of the roads wants to go home to their families as much as those hurrying down the road.” Those are heartfelt...
November 20, 2014 - 11:13am
September 4, 2014
Residents, business owners voice concerns over Highway 64 plans
Nearly 50 people turned out at Star Prairie Town Hall Thursday, Aug. 28, for a Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) public hearing...
September 4, 2014 - 9:54am
August 7, 2014
New Richmond looks at impact of St. Croix Crossing
A study of communities that built new major river bridges will help local municipalities know what to expect and what to avoid, says New Richmond...
August 7, 2014 - 1:11pm
June 2, 2014
Trail coalition awaits grant decision
Members of the St. Croix Bike and Pedestrian Trail Coalition met Monday evening in New Richmond to discuss the status of the county’s Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) grant application. “We expect the decision on the TAP Grant to be made by the last day of May. Technically...
June 2, 2014 - 6:50am
May 22, 2014
Poll shows governor's race is dead heat; Hudson bank robber gets 3 1/2 years; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MILWAUKEE -- The gubernatorial race in Wisconsin has tightened in the last two months, with Democratic candidate Mary Burke now in a dead heat with Republican Governor Scott Walker, a poll released on Wednesday showed. Both candidates received 46 percent support among registered...
May 22, 2014 - 9:21am
Town Board previews River Crossing land-purchase process
The Town of St. Joseph got the ball rolling on private real-estate acquisitions near the River Crossing project at a special meeting of the Town Board last week. No action was taken May 8 as the Town Hall continues to get citizen inquiries about selling property that might qualify...
May 22, 2014 - 9:11am
May 8, 2014
Work is underway at three of five St. Croix Crossing bridge pier locations
STILLWATER, Minn. – St. Croix Crossing construction crews are making great progress out in the St. Croix River, with work underway at three...
May 8, 2014 - 4:42pm
April 17, 2014
Star Prairie board to levy for curb, sidewalk costs
During a brief public hearing before the Star Prairie Village Board meeting Wednesday, April 9, a number of residents again questioned Stevens Engineers’ Angela Popenhagen about the necessity of building two six-foot-wide sidewalks on either side of County Road M, from the bridge...
April 17, 2014 - 10:30am
February 13, 2014
Star Prairie Village board moves forward on County M project
Despite concerns raised by several residents regarding assessment costs, the Star Prairie Village Board of Trustees unanimously authorized Stevens...
February 13, 2014 - 7:46am