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City to host pair of recycling open houses Dec. 13
SMS announces November Students of the Month
Area districts receive 'Exceeds Expectations' scores on state report cards
Selena Freimark named Health and Well Being Educator
Wisconsin roundup: Student brings 2 unloaded guns to Durand middle-high school; more state news stories
crime and courts
Friday girls hoops: Local teams all suffer losses
Friday hockey: Tiger boys enjoy first win, Stars suffer first loss
Friday boys hoops: SCC loses in first outing since football; Tigers trounce Osceola
Thursday's Results: A rough night for local wrestling teams
New Richmond, Somerset girls basketball aim for MBC wins on Friday
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
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 11/20/18 Meeting Minutes
SUMMONS: Lakeview Loan v. Dennis A. DeRosier II, et al.; Case 18-CV-416
ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/10/18 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ROBERTS: January 1, 2019 Sewer Rate Increase
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 10/3/18 Board Meeting Minutes
Octagon House opens for holiday tour season
Local Kids Learn Money Matters With Free Program
St. Croix Electric hires new president/CEO
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's autogyro!
Family-run gun store opens in New Richmond
Place a Business Announcement
Virginia "Ginny" Lindus
Dwaine "Bumps" Persells
Paula G. Brown
Michael & Maxine Allen
Michael & Maxine Allen
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Hammond Library column: Upcoming events
Krissa Coleman column: 'Double Our Donation' campaign has begun
Bill Rubin column: Time out: Chuck Taylor All Star shoes
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March 7, 2017
Two men charged with smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
Two Illinois men accused of smuggling unmarked cigarettes over state lines face felony charges in Washington County. Mohammad Abdul Majid and...
March 7, 2017 - 3:15pm
February 25, 2017
New Richmond man sentenced to prison
New Richmond A 26-year-old New Richmond man was sent back to prison after being convicted of drug possession during a 2016 traffic incident. St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Eric Lundell sentenced Jon K. Hirt Jr. to five years in prison and five years on extended supervision Feb....
February 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 21, 2015
Roberts woman sentenced to jail time in meth-burglary case
A Roberts woman accused of burglary and teaching a child to inject methamphetamine was sentenced last week to jail time, probation and enrollment in drug court. The sentence, issued by St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Edward Vlack, followed guilty pleas by Bridget Nicole Eisele...
May 21, 2015 - 9:04am
February 12, 2015
April raid leads to five felony drug charges
A New Richmond man is facing five felony drug charges stemming from an April 29 raid at his home and place of employment at a farm west of Boardman...
February 12, 2015 - 11:25am
January 29, 2015
Roberts woman accused of teaching preteen to do meth
A Roberts woman is facing felony drug charges and a misdemeanor after authorities investigated a burglary at her mother’s home and interviewed...
January 29, 2015 - 4:27pm
January 8, 2015
Prescription overdose deaths on the rise
Since the heroin epidemic struck young people in Hudson in recent years, St. Croix County Medical Examiner (ME) Patty Schachtner has been dealing...
January 8, 2015 - 10:27am
December 11, 2014
New Richmond man charged after massive marijuana bust in Town of Troy
Law enforcement authorities say they seized nearly 60 pounds of marijuana with a street value of roughly $240,000 during a drug bust in a Town...
December 11, 2014 - 3:41pm
Medical examiner, sheriff target drug abuse in 2015
Illegal drug use and the consequences are major problems facing their departments, said the St. Croix County medical examiner and sheriff as they made their annual reports to the County Board on Tuesday, Dec. 2. “Two-thirds of our unnatural deaths are due to drug addiction and...
December 11, 2014 - 10:30am
September 18, 2014
County cashing in on drug busts
Since Jan. 1, a St. Croix County assistant district attorney has filed eight civil court cases, attempting to claim over $18,500 in cash, three printers and an automobile seized during drug arrests. ADA Amber Hahn, who advises the St. Croix Valley Drug Task Force, said officers were...
September 18, 2014 - 9:30am
July 2, 2014
Heroin overdose leads to arrest
A New Richmond man is facing a felony charge after a woman suffered a heroin overdose on June 11. Samuel Lee Russell, 23, was charged with first-degree...
July 2, 2014 - 3:38pm
March 6, 2014
Students assemble medication disposal kits
Young students rarely get the chance to make a contribution to the community while they are at school, but when Family and Consumer Education...
March 6, 2014 - 12:38pm
Heroin forum starts community conversation
More than 150 people gathered at the New Richmond High School auditorium on Wednesday, Feb.
March 6, 2014 - 11:26am
Our View: Dispose of unused prescription meds
The stories family members shared last week at the community heroin forum sponsored by the New Richmond Police Department, the New Richmond School District and the New Richmond Area Community Foundation, were heartbreaking. Their stories of addiction, pain, prison, recovery, relapse...
March 6, 2014 - 10:21am
February 24, 2014
Drug forum rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 26
The New Richmond Police Department, the New Richmond School District and the New Richmond Area Community Foundation are sponsoring a public forum in an effort to address the issue of illegal drugs and prescription drug abuse. The event, which was originally scheduled for Feb....
February 24, 2014 - 10:59am
February 13, 2014
Two charged with possession of heroin, intent to distribute
At least two people arrested in New Richmond have been formally charged with possession of heroin with intent to deliver. Robert J. Heininger,...
February 13, 2014 - 7:57am