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UPDATE: Minnesota man charged with vehicular homicide in wake of Tuesday's fatal crash
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crime and courts
Somerset's Bruce Larson named nation's top high school football coach
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Celebrating Catholic Schools Week
Special needs open enrollment space availability set to zero for NR School District
SHS concert choir receives high honor from WCDA
SCC District’s AA credit rating helps save taxpayers $1.2 million
Open enrollment chart causes confusion, debate in Somerset
PHOTOS: Collin's Community Hero Day 2015
Minding your business: Wastewater treatment plant turns sewage into safe water
Somerset to host upcoming robotics competition
New events highlight sixth annual Fire & Ice Celebration
Community Hero Day enters third year
arts and entertainment
14CV507 Wells Fargo Bank vs Alex H Stringer, Lona M Stringer aka Johnston
St. Croix County Hwy Dept. Public Informational Meeting - CTH A
15PR1 In the matter of the estate of Thomas R. Shipley
13CV738 Nationstar Mortgage vs. Elizabeth A Ziemer aka Sells and Jeremy Ziemer
Town of Cylon - Ordinance 2014-01
Rachel V. Shay, 83
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Larry Hesselink, 70
Brother Raymond Dufresne, CSC
Sarah Sez: Everyone needs a Derek in their lives
Our View: Good Samaritans selflessly doing good
Letters to the Editor: Jan. 22, 2015
Speed of Life: Embracing your 15 seconds
Letters to the Editor: Jan. 15, 2015
Get Out! Deals
May 16, 2013
Clean Sweep event set
The St. Croix County Recycling Program will conduct an event to collect hazardous waste from farmers. The upcoming Hazardous Waste Clean Sweep is on Friday, May 17, from 1 to 4 p.m. and Saturday, May 18, from 9 a.m. to noon at the County Highway Shop, 666 Highway 12 East, Hudson. Households...
May 16, 2013 - 11:14am
May 9, 2013
Ranger-led paddle programs offered
Discover firsthand what makes the Namekagon and St. Croix rivers an extraordinary national park. The St. Croix River Association has teamed up...
May 9, 2013 - 2:25pm
May 3, 2013
EDITORIAL: Breathe easier!
May is "Clean Air Month" and what better time could there be to celebrate this important resource that we all need for our health and survival. In conjunction with this month's celebration of clean air, American Lung Association's State of the Air 2013 report was released last week. Here...
opinion / editorials
May 3, 2013 - 10:07am
May 2, 2013
Swarm season starts: bees just doing what comes naturally - Don't Panic!
If spring-time should finally arrive, honey bee colonies start to build-up their numbers and if they run out of space in their hive, they swarm....
outdoors / life
May 2, 2013 - 3:03pm
April 26, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man set to get Habitat home receives 16 years for sex abuse
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Bemidji hospitality tax clears House BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A provision allowing the city of Bemidji to impose a hospitality tax is included in a tax bill the Minnesota House approved Wednesday night. The omnibus tax bill, a 338-page document filled...
April 26, 2013 - 8:45am
April 19, 2013
Dig it! Earth Day event offered at YMCA Camp
The St. Croix Community Development Department will join with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth Annual Earth Day event, "Soils: Dig It!" on Sunday, April 21, from noon-4 p.m. at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson. A "tunnel" will entice kids to pretend they are earth worms squirming...
April 19, 2013 - 8:58am
April 18, 2013
River association hosts author William Souder
The St. Croix River Association will hold its annual Spring Gathering on May 14. Guest speaker will be local distinguished author, William Souder,...
outdoors / life
April 18, 2013 - 9:24am
County Earth Day event set Sunday in Hudson
The St. Croix Community Development Department has joined with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth annual Earth Day event, "Soils: Dig It!" The event is Sunday, April 21, from noon to 4 p.m. at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson. A "tunnel" will entice kids to pretend they are earth...
April 18, 2013 - 9:18am
March 22, 2013
Climate change story is not black and white
On Saturday I attended a talk on climate change and its effect on forests. What I expected to take away from this presentation was hard facts...
March 22, 2013 - 11:48am
March 8, 2013
Recent cat study yields unexpected results
Last month, a study published in "Nature Communications" made national headlines. Peter Marra and Scott Loss of the Smithsonian Conservation...
March 8, 2013 - 9:36am
March 1, 2013
Glenwood City Council hosts annexation discussion
The Glenwood City Council held an impromptu informational meeting Monday night at the Community Center to hear a presentation by township resident Scott Teigen and his attorney, Anders Helquist of Weld, Riley, Prenn & Ricci SC. Shari Rosenow, city clerk, speaking on behalf of Glenwood...
March 1, 2013 - 10:10am
February 23, 2013
Village of Hammond receives money from atrazine settlement
Hammond recently received $5,286.72 in a class action lawsuit settlement. The money is Hammond's piece of a $105 million settlement of a lawsuit over the chemical atrazine. The money is to reimburse the village for the cost of removing the chemical from the community water system. A...
health / life
February 23, 2013 - 11:13am
Wind farm application denied, but...
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application from Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St. Croix...
February 23, 2013 - 7:48am
February 14, 2013
St. Croix County wind farm project application denied by PSC
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application of Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St.
February 14, 2013 - 12:29pm
Backyard bird count goes global
For the first time, anyone anywhere in the world with Internet access can participate in the 16th annual Great Backyard Bird Count Feb. 15-18. Participants simply watch birds at any location for at least 15 minutes, tally the numbers of each species they see, and report their tallies...
February 14, 2013 - 10:14am