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Arrangements announced for three victims of last week's crash
DATCP warns of court-case scam; 14-year-old suspected of killing Ashland man; More state news
Glenwood City incumbents retain seats after recall challenge
Frac mining company fined $200,000 for polluting stream; Durand couple loses court fight over tourist train; 11 more state news briefs
UPDATE: Body of Roberts man found at railroad bridge in New Richmond
crime and courts
New Richmond boys hockey tops Somerset in overtime
Hudson boys basketball holds off New Richmond, 36-25
Thursday’s Results: New Richmond wrestlers hold off Somerset
Superior? New Richmond boys hockey team is this time
Blackman gets 100th win as Tiger wrestlers have productive start
Benefit for Robin Martell set for Dec. 15
Kiwanis Club set to judge annual lighting contest
Love Baskets will spread holiday cheer Dec. 15
Holiday spirit soars at concert
Santa visits Doyle’s Farm and Home
arts and entertainment
Douglas H. Krumm, 84
Madeline L. Witter, 78
Bernie Helen Singerhouse, 81
Kimberly Jean (Standaert) Kjeseth, 47
Our View: Be the reason someone else is thankful
13CV366 Green Tree Servicing LLC vs Patrick M Hinger, Reinhart Food Services LLC
Advertisement for Bids - Renovation of existing County Market
St. Croix County Govt Center - Cooling Tower Replacement
Wildlife Crop Damage Assessments Deadline Dec. 31, 2013
12CV331 Bank of America vs Bruce David Bauer, et al
May 15, 2012
Ramble Jam 2012
Chances are good you'll see quite a few cowboy hats around Farmington in mid-September. That comes with the territory when it comes to country music festivals. And Farmington's country music festival is back for a second year. It's not the size and scope of a CountryJam or WeFest...
May 15, 2012 - 2:26pm
Riding in style
Kinni Valley Riding Academy 1171 30th Avenue | River Falls, WI www.kinnivalleyacademy.com | 715-426-1321 Life on a farm and life on a horse was about the only way of life in the river valley 100 years ago. These days, that's obviously changed, but there's still a place to go for...
May 15, 2012 - 2:14pm
Craft beer explosion evident at local bars
From the outside, Brady's Brewhouse in New Richmond, Wis., doesn't look much different than the other bars that line the main street through downtown there. Once inside, though, it is the smell that informs customers that the establishment is, in fact, unique. The air is filled with...
May 15, 2012 - 2:06pm
Octagon House is open for tours
The Octagon House Museum in Hudson, Wis., is open for the 2012 tour season. The museum is open Wednesday-Saturday from noon to 4:30 p.m. and...
May 15, 2012 - 2:02pm
Don't miss out on fresh chesse
Truly fresh cheese - the kind just made at a factory - will rub against the teeth as it is chewed, producing a slight squeak. The longer a...
May 15, 2012 - 1:48pm
Dining on the patio in the River Valley area
Summer is short enough in the upper Midwest. Why then, when you go out to eat during the summer, should you sit inside? That question has been answered in recent years by many area restaurants -- you shouldn't have to. Patio dining has come on strong lately, and why not? Many restaurants...
May 15, 2012 - 1:38pm
May 10, 2012
Tourism increases in state, St. Croix County
Wisconsin is trying to give Illinois and Michigan a run for their money. The Wisconsin Department of Tourism is ramping up its efforts to attract tourists to the state, and according to Stephanie Klett, state tourism secretary, the new campaign is working. In St. Croix County alone,...
May 10, 2012 - 9:28am
Former Somerset Library intern a drummer at sea
It's about that time, when people long to take a vacation somewhere warm and exciting. Jay Bodin, 38, a former Somerset Public Library intern, has a job that gives him just that. Bodin, a Hudson resident, is currently performing as a drummer on the Oasis of the Seas Royal Caribbean...
arts and entertainment / life
February 10, 2012 - 8:00am
November 4, 2011
Saints be praised: New Richmond woman attends canonization
When someone tells Jo Wrich that one of her relatives was a saint, he really is. Wrich, New Richmond, traveled to the Vatican in October to...
November 4, 2011 - 7:18am
September 29, 2011
WWII veteran takes honor flight to D.C.
When Lyle Kellaher, a WWII veteran, got a letter explaining he was selected for a Freedom Honor Flight, he was surprised. "Someone put my name...
September 29, 2011 - 1:05pm
September 15, 2011
Repair work to begin on I-94 in St. Croix County
Beginning Monday, Sept. 19, and continuing through Friday, Sept. 23, construction crews will repair the pavement on east and westbound I-94 between Carmichael Road and U.S. Highway 12 in St. Croix County. The pavement buckled due to the extreme heat in July and temporary repairs...
September 15, 2011 - 10:16am
August 26, 2011
Family celebrates its close ties with Yellowstone National Park
In 1983, when Bill Langford traveled by horseback through Yellowstone National Park, he thought it might be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. But...
August 26, 2011 - 8:24am
July 13, 2011
St. Croix 'Crossing Coalition' raps 'insensible' bridge plan
In a statement issued late Tuesday, members of the Coalition for for the St.
July 13, 2011 - 9:52am
June 23, 2011
Stay and Play: More options for farmers' markets
A sure sign of summer is fresh garden produce. For those who don't have gardens of their own, there are several farmers' markets in the area....
June 23, 2011 - 1:45pm
May 27, 2011
Trekker finds Everest climb much tougher than advertised
Now that he's climbed to Mt. Everest's base camp, Vern Loehr has ripped up his "bucket list" -- a list of things to do before he dies. The 68-year-old...
May 27, 2011 - 8:48am