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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Achievement tests: Not even half of state kids proficient in basics; Obama to Trump: "Stop whining" about election rigging; and 11 more state news stories
Woodville man arrested for operating under the influence with minor child in vehicle
Wisconsin roundup: Final U.S. Senate debate set; Trump suggests Ryan might have reason for cool support; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Somerset, SCC volleyball teams advance in WIAA Division 2 playoffs; will play Thursday
New Richmond soccer starts playoffs Thursday after winning share of MBC title
New Richmond volleyball opens Division 1 playoffs at Eau Claire Memorial
It's a big weekend for SCC football team, with win and home playoff game news
St. Croix Central volleyball team looking for find success from first half of season
Grant to be put toward energy efficiency projects at St. Croix Central
PANTHER PAUSE: Math and the power of yet
St. Croix Central: First responders, district to hold training exercise Monday
Somerset, New Richmond celebrate Walk to School Day
Somerset to host first MBC PLC Ed Camp
Family-friendly entertainment coming up at Hazel Mackin Public Library
Literacy Nights, a Haunted Library and prize drawings at Hammond library
Busy fall at the Somerset Public Library
Friday Memorial Library: Why can’t we be friends?
Gillis retires from Hammond library after 20 years
arts and entertainment
Legal NoticeSTATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT ST. CROIX COUNTY NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
16CV205 Wells Fargo Bank NA vs Estate of Richard C.White, Jr.
City of New Richmond - Fall Clean Up
LIEN SALE NOTICE: Star Prairie Storage, Sat. Oct. 22, 2016
LIEN SALE NOTICE: New Richmond Storage, Sat. Oct. 22, 2016
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Nancy Hansen, 86
Doris P. Soden, 91
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
June 24, 2015
Walmart incident: Tomah man accused of holding gun inches from cop’s face; Company halts production of Confederate flag; 10 more state news briefs
Prosecutors said a western Wisconsin man pointed a gun to within inches of a St. Paul police officer's face after the Tomah man was caught trying to steal a Bluetooth speaker from a Walmart. James Frei, 34, was charged yesterday in Ramsey County, Minn., with second-degree assault,...
News/crime and courts
June 24, 2015 - 8:33am
June 23, 2015
Northern Lights create show in region
Monday night, the Northern Lights put on a show the likes of which has not been seen in years. The aurora are the result of high energy particles from the sun reacting with gas molecules in Earth's outer atmosphere. Earth's magnetic field concentrates the displays near the north...
June 23, 2015 - 6:42pm
June 16, 2015
Opinion sought by Rep. Knudson about Bradley Center defies Walker's case for new arena; Hudson lad elected a Badger Boys 'mayor'; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin taxpayers might not be on the hook for the Milwaukee Bucks' current arena if the team leaves town. Gov. Scott Walker says high debts and maintenance costs at the BMO Harris Bradley Center are partially why it would be cheaper to fund a new Bucks' facility....
June 16, 2015 - 9:12am
May 27, 2015
Hearings begin on controversial UW System cuts, Bucks' arena deal; freak car-deer crash kills passenger in passing vehicle; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- As usual, the Wisconsin Legislature's finance panel has saved the most controversial decisions for the final week of its state budget review -- which was to begin Wednesday. Lawmakers have discussed reducing Gov. Scott Walker's $300 million cut in state funds for the U-W...
May 27, 2015 - 8:55am
May 26, 2015
Heavy rains, localized flooding, small hail predicted for parts of state; 70 mph will be OK but don’t count on driving 75; Nine more Wisconsin news stories
Severe storms are possible this afternoon and tonight in parts of Wisconsin. The National Weather Service says a cold front and a low pressure system will move across the region. Forecasters say small hail is possible in the far northwest part of the state. Heavy rains and localized...
May 26, 2015 - 9:44am
May 18, 2015
Young drivers, truckers, most likely to ignore seat belts, trooper says; Madison chief fears for officer Matt Kenny's safety; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A State Patrol sergeant says young motorists and truckers are among the most likely not to follow Wisconsin's seat-belt law. Beginning Monday, most law enforcement agencies in the Badger State will step up their enforcement of the buckle-up mandate. The Wisconsin Department...
May 18, 2015 - 9:26am
May 13, 2015
DA won’t charge white Madison officer who killed biracial suspect; Rodgers wins $50,000 in ‘Jeopardy’ celebrity match; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- Madison's police chief says he's confident we'll see a "different sort of outcome" in the days following the decision not to charge white Officer Matt Kenny in the shooting death of biracial suspect Tony Robinson. Chief Mike Koval said he hopes protests will remain peaceful...
May 13, 2015 - 9:27am
April 9, 2015
First hole-in-one at New Richmond Golf Club
The early spring has been great news for the New Richmond Golf Club. And with the early opening at NRGC this season, there has already been the first hole-in-one of the season recorded. The ace was struck last Thursday by Jan Thomas of New Richmond. She scored her ace on the seventh...
April 9, 2015 - 8:30am
February 3, 2015
Arcadia officials rally behind Ashley after fine threat; Afton man is state's latest snowmobile death; 9 more Wisconsin stories
ARCADIA -- The mayor of Arcadia said his city would be "lost" without companies like Ashley Furniture. John Kimmel stood up for his hometown employer Monday, after federal officials announced 38 safety violations, including 12 that OSHA deemed "willful." In total, the citations...
February 3, 2015 - 9:26am
January 14, 2015
Walker address stresses building efficiency, merging some agencies; UW undergrads borrowing more; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- A plan put forth Tuesday night by Gov. Scott Walker to merge four state agencies into two is receiving cautious and critical responses from legislators. In his State of the State address, Walker said he would soon propose a cost-saving bill to merge the state's Economic...
January 14, 2015 - 9:42am
January 13, 2015
Johnson favors, Baldwin opposes Keystone XL project; rule change would ban Senate 'selfies'; 11 more Wisconsin stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- There were no surprises among Wisconsin's U.S. senators when the proposed Keystone XL pipeline cleared a procedural hurdle late Monday. Republican Ron Johnson voted yes and Democrat Tammy Baldwin voted no when the Senate took a 63 to 32 test vote on the long-debated...
January 13, 2015 - 9:11am
January 9, 2015
State joins petition to abolish Nebraska gun law; friendly wagers set over Packer-Cowboy contest; 14 more Wisconsin stories
Sen. Johnson take helm of Homeland Security/GAC committee WASHINGTON D.C. -- Ron Johnson's rapid rise to power in the U.S. Senate became official Thursday. The Wisconsin Republican was named the new chairman of the Senate's Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee --...
January 9, 2015 - 11:35am
January 6, 2015
Vote to ban gay-themed book fails in Superior; inaugural partying done -- lawmakers prepare for work; 13 more Wisconsin stories
SUPERIOR -- The school board in Superior has decided not to ban a book about a girl with gay parents. A parent complained about the book "Emma and Meesha My Boy." It's the story of a little girl who learns how to be nice to her cats with the help of her two mothers. School Board...
January 6, 2015 - 9:12am
January 5, 2015
Challenges shelved as new state leaders are sworn-in Monday; 'politics' alleged in call for fed review of MPS voucher program; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin state government faces a daunting list of challenges but for Monday, they'll be set aside as numerous officials get sworn into new terms and celebrate their election victories from November. Republican Gov. Scott Walker and new Attorney General Brad Schimel...
January 5, 2015 - 9:13am
December 31, 2014
Lots of bars offering sober-ride services; dairy farmers brace for big price cut; 9 more Wisconsin stories
Wisconsinites heading out for New Year's Eve should be expected to be watched by law enforcement at some point or other. Drunk driving crackdowns were planned in various parts of Wisconsin Wednesday night, as well as into the New Year. A task force of over 230 officers in Milwaukee...
December 31, 2014 - 8:51am