Steve Dzubay has been publisher at the River Falls Journal and Hudson Star Observer from 1995-2016. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. He previously worked as a reporter-photographer at small daily newspapers in Minnesota and is past editor of the Pierce County Herald and River Falls Journal.
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BALDWIN -- Ten days after the spontaneous combustion of destroyed their recently updated dairy barn, a nearby shed and a Harvestore silo, the destruction has left the Darryl and Julie Terpstra family reconsidering their future in dairying. The barn was situated in the center of a number of buildings at the farm, located at 424 225th St., about four miles southeast of Baldwin in the Town of Eau Galle.
A New Richmond man continues to recuperate from critical injuries he suffered nearly three weeks ago when a drunk driver ignored a stop sign and drove into his path.
Somerset's long-running summer festival -- Pea Soup Days -- wrapped up its three-day run on Sunday. The festivities included a grand parade late Saturday morning, fire department pancake feed, softball tournament, water fight, bingo, carnival, live music, both fun and competitive canoe races, lots of delicious food and a medallion hunt.
Polk County prosecutors on Friday charged a Cambridge, Minn., man with first-degree reckless homicide in the stabbing death of a Wisconsin man. Nineteen-year-old Levi Connor Acre-Kendall made his first court appearance Friday in Polk County Circuit Court, where he invoked his right to remain silent and was held on $125,000 cash bond. He is accused of stabbing to death St. Croix Falls resident Peter S. Kelly after an argument on the shores of the St.
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GLENWOOD CITY — A Tuesday night fire on Tuesday night destroyed an unheated pole building at Misty Meadows Wood Products, 751 Seventh St., on the southeast side of the village. Firefighters were alerted to the blaze just after 7 p.m. and flames were showing with the first unit arrived, according to a radio transmission with St. Croix County Dispatch. Chief Greg Holden quickly requested mutual aid assistance from United Fire Woodville and Hammond, Roberts-Warren, Hudson and New Richmond.
MADISON -- Wisconsin Assembly Republicans will try for a second time to prohibit the poor from using food stamps to buy junk food. The measure passed the lower house in...
WOODVILLE – CRI Recycling, a business that cleans and recycles consumer and industrial oil filters and other materials, is open for business at both the structure which experienced a fire late Tuesday and a second building it owns nearby, facilities manager Jeremy Fussy said Thursday morning. Equipment for just one product line was damaged by a fire that broke out late Tuesday night but replacement machinery has been ordered and is expected to arrive and be installed next week, Fussy said. Repairs are being made to some electrical equipment and CRI's wi-fi and internet connectivity but the b
A Minnesota man was pronounced dead at the Hudson Hospital while his wife escaped with minor injuries following a two-vehicle crash amid heavy fog late Monday morning on Highway 65,...
MENOMONIE -- A pedestrian was struck and killed late Sunday evening on I-94 on the east side of Menomonie but the man's identity hasn't been released. The State Patrol was notified of a possible semi- versus pedestrian crash near Mile 43 at 12:40 p.m. Officers responded and found the body of a man, still in an eastbound traffic lane. The name of the truck driver was not released either. The crash remains under investigation. Menomonie Police and fire units assisted, along with Dunn County sheriff's deputies. Semi-trailer loaded with cars burns near Eau Claire