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Council votes to approve certified survey map for Kwik Trip
'No blueprint' for Pence visit to Hudson; local security costs top $30K
Council approves capital improvement projects for 2019
Multiple UWRF dorm rooms stolen from in burglary, items recovered
Wisconsin roundup: More Wisconsin schools meeting or exceeding expectations; more state news stories
crime and courts
DNR column: Trespassing law specifics hunters, landowners need to know
SCC football loses state title game in final seconds
SCC football is hoping to strike gold at state again
Two NRHS Tigers sign national college letters of intent
Winter's here: Somerset girls basketball opens season with win
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Breci Permits
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Belisle Permits
ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/19/18 Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 12/7/18; Case No. 18-CV-434
VILLAGE OF DEER PARK: 11/26/18 Budget Hearing and Summary
Cryotherapy lounge opens in Hudson
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
Grove joins First National Bank of River Falls
Beukema takes first in Youth Fitting Contest
Drivers reminded to use caution around school buses
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Gloma Nichols Lemancik Hamernick
Jacob M. Lyons
Gerald H. "Gerry" Kastens
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Jean's Daycare Retirement Party
Editorial: Hunt is on, so be on your game
Overnight winter parking in New Richmond
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November 6, 2018
Holiday Angels start flying in Hammond, Roberts
It is that time of year when Holiday Angels start flying. Holiday Angels is designed to provide gifts to children in need who live in the St. Croix Central School District during the holiday season. The program is supported by the Roberts and Hammond Lions Clubs, along with other...
November 6, 2018 - 9:00am
October 10, 2018
Friday Memorial Library program raises over $1,400 for community charities
The Reading for Charity program began in 2017 as a part of the Teen Summer Reading Program at the Friday Memorial Library. The program challenged...
October 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 23, 2018
Community coming together to support residents of Lowrey Hotel
The Lowrey Hotel will close on Aug. 31, following the non-renewal of its building lease. Over the past three months, several agencies and local...
August 23, 2018 - 8:54am
July 27, 2018
Etta Johnston Memorial Scholarship Committee makes pair of donations
The Etta Johnston Memorial Scholarship Committee of Roberts and Hammond recently presented a $500 contribution check to the Roberts Food Pantry....
July 27, 2018 - 5:00am
January 23, 2018
Red Kettle Campaign exceeds goal, shelter funding still needed
The St. Croix County Salvation Army and Grace Place Shelter just wrapped up their annual Red Kettle Campaign in December. Last year, the effort raised just over $151,000 during six week campaign. This year, the county residents contributed $155,000 to the efforts. "We are so thankful...
January 23, 2018 - 5:00am
January 15, 2018
giveBIG online fundraiser expanding to New Richmond, Somerset
Something extraordinary is about to happen on April 24. Five communities will come together through giveBIG St. Croix Valley, a 24-hour online fundraising extravaganza to support area nonprofits. giveBIG St. Croix Valley will return for a sixth year and is expanding to include New...
January 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 21, 2009
Corrections' officials keep ban on used book donations to prisoners
Corrections' officials say they'll keep banning donations of used books to Wisconsin prisoners, despite protests against the policy. The prisons only allow new books wrapped in covers from approved stores. Officials say used books which are not wrapped might have contraband like...
October 21, 2009 - 9:00am
February 27, 2009
Roberts Food Pantry gets matching donations
Local residents who give to the Roberts Food Pantry will potentially have their donations doubled, thanks to an organization from Rhode Island. The Feinstein Foundation has been giving away $1 million a year to anti-hunger agencies for the past 11 years. Each participating agency...
February 27, 2009 - 2:29am
Clothing running short at center
More and more people are taking advantage of inexpensive clothing at the Five Loaves Food Shelf and Clothing Center. As a result, the supplies of clothing and shoes at the center (150 W. First Street) are getting low. Mona Flanum, a volunteer at the facility, said the clothing center...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Roberts UCC gathers donations for troops overseas
Once again, the Roberts Congregational United Church of Christ is making an impact overseas. This time they're helping American soldiers and sailors. Gifts of Love for our Soldiers and Sailors was started this year as a small Sunday School mission project to send packages to troops...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Letter: A great way to donate to non-profit
To the Editor: Now that the economy has officially tanked, and we must be more careful in how and when we donate to non-profits, may I suggest a direct approach to donating. After working with staff and volunteers of the local Salvation Army over the past two years, I can attest...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
Mixed results for donations to UW foundations
We keep hearing that the rough economy has folks giving less to charity - but two of the larger University of Wisconsin campus foundations are seeing mixed results. The foundation for the Madison campus has received 4 percent more dollars than a year ago. But foundation president...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
St. Croix County will accept gun season deer for food pantries
HUDSON - Officials in St. Croix County announced they now will accept deer taken during any of Wisconsin's gun seasons as part of the statewide Deer Donation Program in which hunters help to feed the needy. Earlier, because of concerns stemming from reports of lead being found...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Overwhelming needs for Grace Place prompt benefit
Duana Bremer wondered if the demographics were changing. "We usually have three families and the rest single," Bremer, director of Grace Place in Somerset, said. "Now we have five families with 10 children total -- have never seen that many kids before." Grace Place, a 24-hour staffed...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Letter: United Way issues plea for donations
To the Editor: Charles Dickens wrote, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times" as the opening line of "A Tale of Two Cities." Those words could easily describe the nightly news. Foreclosures, dramatic stock market drops, bailouts, and the price of gas have become all...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am