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Star Prairie board approves WisDOT bid for curb and gutter work
Republican DA candidates stake out positions
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - July 28
crime and courts
New Richmond American Legion baseball team misses state tournament by one game
NR native claims BMX Triple Hits title at Nitro World Games
Basketball camps abound in July
St. Croix Central football players stand out at WFCA All-Star Game
Wisconsin high school football season begins on Monday
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
WITC CNA classes now offered in new Deerfield classroom
UW-RF Small Business Development Center serves Polk, St. Croix and Pierce counties
Somerset school board approves tentative deficit for 2016-17
New Richmond school board approves lease for District Farm
2016 St. Croix County Fair
Westfields Hospital and Clinic to host groundbreaking for 18-month, three-phase renovation project
Open house to be held for retiring Youth Services Librarian
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
Activities at Hazel Mackin Library in Roberts
arts and entertainment
2016-DR-000498 Adoption of a Minor - Notice of Termination Parental Rights
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Lorna Montagne Estate; Case No. 16PR44
SOMERSET SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/20/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
School District of New Richmond: 7/11/16 Work Session Minutes
Publice Notice - Testing Electronic Voting Equipment
Marjorie 'Margo' (Johnson) Hyatt
William "Bill" Driscoll, 69
Ruth Ann Hawkins-Snyder, 74
Earl R. Stensgaard, 98
Dorothy M. Peterson, 93
Willi Nilli -- Pokemon Go: Gotta catch them all!
One thing: Peace
Our View: It's fair time!
Letters to the Editor: July 14, 2016
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New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
River towns from Stillwater to Red Wing are expected to see water levels rise over the next few days, though forecasts are not showing flood stage being reached. The St. Croix River in Stillwater was at 80 feet Thursday morning and was expected to crest at about 85 feet early Sunday,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
April 24, 2016
Katherine Plessner took these pictures of a moose Saturday afternoon near Verona, North Dakota. That's the story. That and the facts that Plessner...
April 24, 2016 - 1:47pm
April 19, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Some Wisconsin Trump delegates don't support him
Six Wisconsin delegates to the Republican National Convention must vote for Donald Trump, but at least some won't like it.
April 19, 2016 - 1:13pm
March 22, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: State predicts largest presidential primary turnout since 1980
A 40% voter turnout is predicted in Wisconsin two weeks from today, the largest for a presidential primary in 36 years.
March 22, 2016 - 10:53am
March 18, 2016
Friday Wisconsin News Roundup; Flood waters remain problematic
Flood waters have receded in some parts of Wisconsin, but at least eight rivers in the Badger State continue to have flood warnings in the wake of heavy rains and melting snow.
March 18, 2016 - 8:54am
February 3, 2016
Storm brought more than a foot of snow, crashes aplenty
More than a foot of snow fell Tuesday in parts of western Wisconsin during a storm that led to treacherous driving for many motorists. According to the National Weather Service, Clear Lake in northern St. Croix County received 13 inches of snow as of 8:42 a.m. Wednesday. About 9 inches...
February 3, 2016 - 12:05pm
January 14, 2016
Woman found after sub-zero search
A missing woman turned up in a St. Croix County resident’s yard Sunday, just as authorities were ramping up a search for her. The woman, a 23-year-old from Amery, was found in a yard on County Road P in the town of Forest. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Scott Knudson...
January 14, 2016 - 9:05am
January 12, 2016
Board rescinds expansion of transitory public records; cold snap blamed for at least one death; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A state board has unanimously reversed a decision from last August to let more public records be destroyed if they have temporary significance. That's after the Wisconsin State Journal and critics said the "transitory records" policy was used to deny access to text messages...
January 12, 2016 - 8:54am
January 8, 2016
First snowfall keeps local crews busy
Though it wasn’t nearly as severe as the prognosticators said it would be, the storm that hit the St. Croix Valley just after Christmas was...
January 8, 2016 - 9:06am
December 30, 2015
State park entry fees will see steep hike Jan. 1; 'Campus Carry' passage unlikely, says Speaker; 13 more news stories from around Wisconsin
MADISON -- It's going to cost more to get into Wisconsin state parks in the new year. State budget provisions raising park admission by 12 percent and trail fees by nearly 15 percent go into effect on Jan. 1. Wisconsin residents will have to pay $28 for an annual park pass, up from...
December 30, 2015 - 9:17am
Somerset woman reports being injured by lightning at government center
A Somerset woman says she suffered an electrical shock from lightning at the St. Croix County Government Center in Hudson Dec. 16. Lisa Stambaugh, 43, was on her way into the government center holding an umbrella for protection against the mix of rain and sleet that was falling when...
December 30, 2015 - 8:57am
December 29, 2015
Snow piles up in St. Croix, Pierce counties; more to come today
Pierce and St. Croix counties were spared the brunt of a snowstorm that dropped more than a foot of accumulation elsewhere in Wisconsin. As of 7 a.m., River Falls – which rests in both St. Croix and Pierce counties – had received 4.5 inches of snow, according to the National Weather...
December 29, 2015 - 8:35am
December 28, 2015
UPDATED: Couple, two men rescue threesome from icy Apple River backwater; baby resuscitated
AMERY -- Three passersby are being heralded as heroes in the rescue and resuscitation of a five-month-old baby boy and the saving of the mother...
December 28, 2015 - 2:24pm
Season's first big snowstorm on the way; Two men die after falling through ice; Nine more state news stories
Winter storm warnings are posted in all of Wisconsin as most of the state braces for its first major snow of the season. Two to 10 inches are in the forecast with the highest totals expected in western and central areas from mid-day today (Monday) through tomorrow afternoon. The National...
December 28, 2015 - 9:12am
December 24, 2015
UPDATED: Iron River man killed in collision with semi; blustery winter weather knocks out power to thousands; 12 more stories from around Wisconsin
IRON RIVER -- A 54-year-old Iron River man died just before noon, Wednesday after he lost control of his pickup truck on snow-covered Hwy. 2 and ran into the path of an oncoming semi-truck. The State Patrol has identified the victim as Dean A. Lusikka. Authorities were alerted the...
December 24, 2015 - 11:16am