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End of an era: Greaton’s Jewelers going out of business
Speech-writer revelation prompts new criticism of UW spending; early Thanksgiving house fire kills rural Superior man; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
City Council considering 2.5% levy increase
Half of WEAC -- all AFT unions vote to remain intact; collision near Holman claims 3 lives; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Fountain City man dies in pickup vs. freight train accident; Gasoline prices dropping here but dropping faster in Minnesota; Nine more state news briefs
crime and courts
Perfection! Somerset earns third state football title
Strong values, sense of community are behind Somerset football success
Fehrman steps down as New Richmond varsity baseball coach
Western Wisconsin Stars align as a U19 girls hockey team
Short-handed St. Croix Central girls lose basketball season opener
Middle School MathCounts team hosts competition
Academic Decathlon team takes first at local meet, second overall in state
Students looking to get most out of new culinary courses
Teachers/staff of the year announced
Drama department puts on three shows of fall production
Historical Society's Victorian Christmas Night on Dec. 5
Volunteers serve up more than 400 Thanksgiving dinners
Shopping around for the best medicine
Join our coloring contest
Immaculate Conception Church to host annual Thanksgiving dinner
arts and entertainment
St. Croix County Board of Adjustment Public Hearing Notice - Dec. 10
St. Croix County Hwy. Dept - Prohibit of pushing snow across highways
14PR64 In the matter of the estate of Richard W Newman
14PR80 In the matter of the estate of Lillian A. Shemon
Town of Somerset Notice of Special Meeting
Ralph R. Giese, 89
Sylvia Gee, 96
Pierre P. Haustein, 75
Eugene L'Allier, 80
Michael Kelley, 70
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 27, 2014
Our View: Give thanks for freedom of religion, prosperity
At the Speed of Life: A legacy of sacrifice
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 20, 2014
Our View: Move over and slow down; it's the law
Get Out! Deals
December 7, 2012
Stillwater Lift Bridge to open ahead of schedule
The Stillwater Lift Bridge will open to traffic ahead of schedule. The bridge will reopen to traffic by 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7 after almost three months of being closed. According to a Minnesota Department of Transportation news release, it was good weather that made it possible for...
December 7, 2012 - 3:16pm
October 26, 2012
Above the clouds: Trekker quest continues despite extreme challenges
After hiking to the base camp of Mount Everest in 2011, Vern Loehr claimed he'd had enough of his wild adventures. He tore up his "bucket list"...
October 26, 2012 - 10:53am
October 25, 2012
New Flying J plaza opens at Roberts
In the midst of the road construction on Wisconsin Highway 65 and Interstate 94 in Roberts, a new gas station has also been under construction. The...
October 25, 2012 - 8:00am
October 19, 2012
Construction to wrap up for season
As the weather cools down, the construction season is beginning to wind down in preparation for winter. In the Roberts area, the roundabouts on State Highway 65 should be finished within the next month, according to Chris Ouellette, northwest regional communications manager for the...
October 19, 2012 - 7:07am
August 11, 2012
Wisconsin offers unlimited recreational opportunities
Wisconsin travel destinations are some of the best kept secrets around. While some folks view vacations as a trip to far and exotic places, we really only have to look within our state to experience some really novel opportunities. Why put up with the hassle of airport terminals and...
outdoors / family
August 11, 2012 - 7:56am
August 9, 2012
'I would rather be speaking German'
Brooke Donohoe graduated from Somerset High School via Skype. She watched the ceremony through a live stream and when it was her turn to graduate, the principal explained where she was and everyone turned and looked at the camera. Donohoe, 18, was in Germany, finishing up a nearly...
August 9, 2012 - 8:08am
July 13, 2012
Dad, daughter seek to raise awareness of Tibet's plight
When she's out shopping, Elizabeth Klasen avoids any product with a "Made in China" label. She doesn't mind finding a good bargain, but Klasen...
July 13, 2012 - 10:34am
July 6, 2012
Stillwater bridge open house slated for July 9
The public is invited to the seventh in a series of open houses for the St. Croix Crossing project scheduled from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Monday, July 9, at the New Richmond City Hall, located at 156 E. First St. in New Richmond. The Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of transportation...
July 6, 2012 - 8:21am
June 22, 2012
To the ends of the earth: Mission trip spans the globe
After a year of traveling the globe, New Richmond graduate Linsey Thomas knows that God is at work in the world. Thomas recently returned from...
June 22, 2012 - 7:54am
June 20, 2012
Those planning to travel to Duluth area urged to stay away
DULUTH - Those planning travel to Duluth/Superior and the North Shore areas in the coming days and weekend should check before travelling. A state of emergency has been declared in Duluth, Minn. and Carlton County after more than 9 inches of rain Tuesday night and Wednesday morning...
June 20, 2012 - 3:22pm
June 14, 2012
Fund set up for Mansfield family
A fund has been set up by the Associated Banks to help aid the Mansfield family of Somerset as they make their journey to Zambia to pick up their...
news / accidents / religion
June 14, 2012 - 12:53pm
May 15, 2012
Get out and shop
Up and down the river valley, eager shoppers are treated to everything from one-of-a-kind chocolatiers, antiques and specialty gift stores in...
May 15, 2012 - 3:43pm
Quick hike is worth it for a view from the bluff
Towering more than 330 feet above downtown on the banks of the Mississippi River, Barn Bluff has been a part of Red Wing's story for centuries....
May 15, 2012 - 3:08pm
Historic estate open in Hastings, Minn.
Every day some 30,000 cars pass by the most recognizable and significant historic home in Hastings, Minn., the LeDuc Historic Estate. Located...
May 15, 2012 - 2:55pm
Selma's serves up delicious ice cream
Walking into the re-opened Selma's Ice Cream Parlour, located in Afton, Minn., is like walking back in time. Becky and Paul Nickerson, of Houlton,...
May 15, 2012 - 2:41pm