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Walker says Act 10 fallout steeled him for global threats; Congress may fast-track carp control efforts; 8 more Wisconsin stories
County to raze portions of Health Center campus
New Richmond Council discusses major project funding
Challenger drops out of New Richmond City Council race
crime and courts
Somerset's Praschak loses close match in semifinals
Somerset girls basketball defeated in regional final
Dowd finishes fifth at state wrestling meet
Somerset girls basketball holds off St. Croix Central; advances to Saturday's regional final
New Richmond's Dowd to place at state wrestling tournament
Bullseye! Archery Club takes off at SCC
NRHS students on pace to read 5,000 books this year
NRHS student named National Merit Scholarship finalist
Somerset’s got talent
Inaugural NRHS STEM Night a success
Farm, Feral & Stray works with Scout to care for local free roaming cats
Local author publishes first book
Somerset Community Food Pantry seeks volunteers
Crowd flocks to Bass Lake for annual ice fishing contest
Scouts visit newspaper office
arts and entertainment
14CV486 William H Derrick vs Cerise D Staff
Town of Somerset Notice of March 3 Open House and Public Hearing
15PR11 In the matter of the estate of Robert J Kunz
Advertisement for Bids - St. Croix County Jail Master Control Remodel
15PR8 In the matter of the estate of Keith H. Johnson
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Editor's Notebook: When bad fortune turns good
Sarah Sez: News reporter delivers difficult goodbye
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 19, 2015
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June 3, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Suspect in Superior killing held without bail
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Eight felonies filed in Wahpeton attack WAHPETON, N.D.
June 3, 2013 - 7:43am
May 31, 2013
Funnel cloud spotted near Janesville; Passersby rescue trapped man; Excel asks for 6.5% rate hike; More state news
Wisconsinites are cleaning up from a second straight day of severe weather. The National Weather Service said a funnel cloud was spotted in Janesville just after 7 p.m. yesterday. About 40 minutes later, officials reported a 10-mile swath of tree damage to the east between Delavan...
news / government
May 31, 2013 - 9:22am
May 30, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Zebra mussels found in Itasca County lakes
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Downtown Williston project approved WILLISTON, N.D. -- City commissioners here voted 4-1 Thursday to sell a city parking lot to a Chicago developer who plans a $16 million retail, residential and office complex. Supporters of the six-story...
May 30, 2013 - 8:21pm
Taxpayers likely to help pay back big unemployment obligation; State Guardsman will receive Silver Star; more state news
MADISON -- Wisconsin taxpayers would help employers pay back a large debt in the state's unemployment benefit fund, under a budget measure endorsed Wednesday. The Joint Finance Committee endorsed $26 million in general taxes - plus increases for employers and new limits on benefits...
news / politics
May 30, 2013 - 9:50am
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Student accused of using iPhone to peep on girls
From the Forum News Service North Dakota Court rejects appeal to save Sioux nickname GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- In what may be the final chapter in the fight over the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname, a federal appeals court Wednesday affirmed a lower court's judgment...
news / accidents
May 30, 2013 - 7:56am
May 29, 2013
Diane Rose isn't normally a nosey person, but when she saw police cars outside a downtown business on Sunday afternoon, she couldn't help but drive by. "I couldn't believe it was A'la Mode," she said. Rose, the manager of A'la Mode Salonspa, 235 S. Knowles Ave., said she stopped...
May 29, 2013 - 3:36pm
REGIONAL OFFICE: Letter carrier fined for stealing rebate check
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Mayor arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct HALSTAD, Minn. -- The city's mayor was in jail after being arrested Monday on allegations of criminal sexual conduct, terroristic and domestic abuse. Norman County Sheriff Jeremy Thornton...
May 29, 2013 - 8:49am
May 24, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Cottage Grove man admits theft from archdiocese
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Frazee man struck, killed by train FRAZEE, Minn. -- A 22-year-old Frazee man died Thursday night after he was struck by a train in Frazee, Becker County Sheriff Kelly Shannon said in a statement Friday. Shannon said the victim, Sim V. Pettibone,...
May 24, 2013 - 8:20pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Arrest made in shooting death
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Texas man pleads guilty in rape case WILLMAR, Minn. -- A Texas man pleaded guilty Thursday to an amended charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct for sexually assaulting a teenage girl last summer in Willmar. Sentencing for Esequiel Gomez...
May 24, 2013 - 8:34am
May 22, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Superior man killed in conveyor belt accident
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Day care provider charged in infant's death FARMINGTON, Minn. -- A 45-year-old Farmington woman has been charged with manslaughter after an infant in her care died last summer. Rebecca Lynn Graupmann was charged with two counts of manslaughter...
May 22, 2013 - 8:55pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Duluth police officer pleads guilty to collision
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Franken challenges Energy Department on gas prices WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Al Franken is blaming the recent spike in Minnesota gas prices in part on the Department of Energy's decision to stop publishing refinery maintenance reports two years...
news / accidents
May 22, 2013 - 8:31am
May 21, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man dies in fall from 'party bus'
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Walhalla campground evacuated; Crystal conserving water GRAND FORKS, N.D.
May 21, 2013 - 6:36am
May 20, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man killed in bluff fall was from Missouri
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Man killed in bluff fall was from Missouri RED WING, Minn. -- The man who died after falling Wednesday evening from a bluff along the Mississippi River has been identified as David Locuson of Fenton, Mo. The Red Wing Police Department said investigators...
May 20, 2013 - 8:01am
May 17, 2013
Job situation: Back on track or derailed?; Wood-cutting accident caused wildfire that burned over 8,000 acres; more briefs
Wisconsin's job picture is either exciting or lackluster, depending on which political party you believe. Republicans call these "exciting times," after the government's most complete employer survey showed that Wisconsin created 62,000 jobs in Gov.
May 17, 2013 - 8:58am