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Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
crime and courts
New Richmond, St. Croix Central football teams win handily, Somerset edged out
2016 Preview: New Richmond football can't live off 2015 successes
2016 Preview: St. Croix Central football made quick adjustment to MBC
2016 Preview: Somerset football faces one of the toughest schedules in the state
2016 Preview: New Richmond golfers start season with an edge in MBC
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
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Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
Patrick Howard Driscoll, 61
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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
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...
crime and courts/News
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