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Local business earns Family Friendly Workplace certification
Man dies of injuries from St. Croix County crash
Wisconsin roundup: Finance panel OKs plan to expand welfare-based drug screening; more state news stories
Ladies with a Cause
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
crime and courts
Wednesday Sports: New Richmond tennis, Somerset softball seasons end; New Richmond soccer earns top seed
Tuesday's Results: Several golfers advance to sectionals, two softball teams eliminated
A busy start to the week for area high school sports teams
SCC grads Kayla Pabst, Josh Freyholtz qualify for NCAA track nationals
Thursday's Results: New Richmond baseball sweep gives Tigers a share of MBC title
Learning to run a business
SCC Elementary students show courage
Grandparents invited to St. Anne Catholic School
FBLA duo places at state for second time
Dressel in, Gunther out as president of Somerset Board of Education
Second Pea Soup Medallion Hunt clue announced
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
Music therapy program seeing success at Deerfield
Pair of Free Little Pantries to open soon in Hammond
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 2017-18 Liquor License Applications
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 2017 Liquor License Applications
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/17/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Work Session Minutes
Ronald J. Wittstock, 72
Pearl Emerson, 95
Harold R. "Buster" Wolvert, 69
Catherine Dorsey, 93
Vera L. Krueger, 87
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
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January 10, 2013
Traffic restrictions implemented on County J bridge over I-94
Effective immediately the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) and St. Croix County Highway Department are restricting travel on the County J bridge over Intertstate 94 to one lane, indefinitely. Around 6 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, a truck travelling east on I-94 hit the...
January 10, 2013 - 2:04pm
January 7, 2013
Meeting set to discuss I-94 expansion Jan. 22
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) has announced a public information meeting to discuss the expansion study for I-94 between...
January 7, 2013 - 10:07am
December 20, 2012
ALERT: Travel not advised in much of Wisconsin
With more snow and high winds expected throughout the day, motorists are being asked to refrain from travelling unless absolutely necessary throughout most of the state as the Winter Storm and Blizzard Warnings continue. The Northwest Region State Patrol has responded to about a...
December 20, 2012 - 6:20am
December 9, 2012
Stillwater lift bridge now open
Stillwater Lift Bridge was scheduled to reopen by 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7. The lift bridge has been closed to traffic since Sept. 10 as part of the Stillwater Lift Bridge Rehabilitation project. The project itself began July 9 and was expected to be complete by Dec.
December 9, 2012 - 5:27pm
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...
December 7, 2012 - 3:16pm
December 3, 2012
Stillwater bridge opening still slated for Dec. 14
Maybe it's just wishful thinking, but some media reports have indicated that the Stillwater bridge is set to open back up again. The reports are apparently premature. Some reports have the span, which has been closed for maintenance for several months, opening on Wednesday or Friday...
December 3, 2012 - 8:21am
November 24, 2012
St. Croix County's highway Dept. beats ice with 'beet juice'
As it starts to get colder, the St. Croix County Highway Department is getting ready to keep the roads safe to travel. And that means using more...
November 24, 2012 - 9:54am
November 12, 2012
Lane closures planned on I-94 in St. Croix County
Motorists travelling on I-94 near the Roberts interchange (Wisconsin Highway 65) construction project should prepare for lane closures this week as the project is nearing completion for this season. Lane closures can be expected on westbound I-94 through Wednesday. In addition, light...
November 12, 2012 - 1:25pm
Lane closures planned on I-94 in St. Croix County
Motorists travelling on I-94 near the Roberts interchange (WIS 65) construction project should prepare for lane closures this week as the project...
November 12, 2012 - 12:13pm
November 7, 2012
Groundwork begins on St. Croix Crossing project
Crews will be hauling materials to the area adjacent to the Beach Road ramp off eastbound Highway 36 in Oak Park Heights beginning this week....
November 7, 2012 - 4:20pm
November 6, 2012
Stillwater Bridge to reopen in early December
Northwest Wisconsin commuters can resume using the Stillwater Lift Bridge in about one month. Crews say a rehabilitation project on the historic bridge is about 70 percent finished, and the work is on schedule. The bridge is expected to re-open to vehicle traffic during the first...
November 6, 2012 - 3:48pm
October 20, 2012
Does health of suburbs ride on rail alternatives?
The St. Croix Valley Rail Group, formerly known as the Hudson-River Falls Area Rail Group, hosts a free presentation 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23,...
October 20, 2012 - 10:29am
October 16, 2012
New traffic signals to light up Friday
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has installed a set of new traffic signals at the intersection of Wisconsin Highway 65 and 70th Avenue in Roberts. According to a news release by the Wisconsin DOT, the lights should become operational on Friday, Oct. 19. The Wisconsin DOT...
October 16, 2012 - 9:49am
October 15, 2012
Sparks flew as driver of stolen van fled police Monday morning
The driver of a van that was reportedly stolen, led St. Croix sheriff's deputies and on a 19-mile chase early Monday before the vehicle was eventually stopped by Minnesota authorities on a rural road, south east of Woodbury. A man was taken into custody. St. Croix Dispatch Center...
News/crime and courts
October 15, 2012 - 11:51am
October 8, 2012
St. Croix bridge construction to begin in spring
The Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of Transportation announced today (Monday, Oct. 8) that they will accelerate the St. Croix Bridge project...
October 8, 2012 - 10:15am