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January 4, 2019
The Glenwood City Fire Department responded to a house fire at 3234 140th Avenue in Glenwood Township on Thursday, Jan. 3, at 1:37 a.m. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Glenwood City FD responds to early morning fire Thursday
January 4, 2019 - 2:00pm
January 2, 2019
One-third to a half of the residence at the Traaseth home in New Richmond (1430 Meadowlark Lane) was damaged by fire which made it unlivable. The family is looking to tear down the home in early 2019 and hoping to have it rebuilt by the end of winter or early spring. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Top 10: Traaseth family still dealing with aftermath of October house fire
January 2, 2019 - 5:00am
December 18, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Lame-duck legislation would face longer odds under senator’s bill; Superior inferno; more state news stories
December 18, 2018 - 9:24am
December 3, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Evers vows to forge ahead amid lame-duck session targeting executive authority; more state news stories
December 3, 2018 - 10:24am
November 23, 2018
Firefighters extinguish flames at a structure Nov. 23 at 1649 85th St. in the town of Somerset. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Watch: Crews called to Somerset-area structure fire
November 23, 2018 - 3:22pm
October 18, 2018
Three people were in the residence, homeowners Sandra and Orlyn Traaseth and their younger son at the time of the fire, according to son Bradley Traaseth. All three made it out of the residence with help from Traaseth and a second neighbor. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Son helps family out of New Richmond house fire
October 18, 2018 - 5:00am
October 11, 2018
Neighbors — who were alerted to the emergency by loud noises caused by the explosion of oxygen tanks stored in the garage — assisted those in the residence out of the home safely before the fire department arrived. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
UPDATE: Early morning fire sends NR resident to hospital
October 11, 2018 - 12:28pm
August 28, 2018
A structure fire at 452 Fox Way in New Richmond was just one of the five calls the New Richmond Fire Department responded to throughout the early evening hours of Monday, Aug. 27, as a strong storm rolled through the area. The Fox Run structure fire was the result of a lightning strike, said NR Fire Chief Jim VanderWyst. Photo courtesy of Photos by Scott - Scott Riemenschneider
Monday night storm causes damage throughout NR
August 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 23, 2018
Four fire departments from the surrounding area converged on an apartment building located at 2695 Highway 64 in the Town of Forest to put out a fire that started in Thursday, Aug. 23, around 8:50 a.m. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Four departments respond to Town of Forest fire
August 23, 2018 - 10:18am
August 13, 2018
Wisconsin state news briefs: Small plane crashes in cornfield near Beloit Airport; Authorities search for fugitive after weekend domestic incident; more state news briefs
August 13, 2018 - 7:19am
August 6, 2018
Boat engulfed in flames on St. Croix River
August 6, 2018 - 8:41am
July 11, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: 15 injured, 1 firefighter dead in Sun Prairie explosion and fire; more state news stories
July 11, 2018 - 8:34am
June 25, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Gunfire detection system installed at Wis. school; more state news stories
June 25, 2018 - 11:28am
June 11, 2018
The silo was in flames at 244 192nd St. by the time crews from Richmond Fire & Rescue and Allied Emergency Services (formerly DOG Fire) arrived on the scene. Photo submitted
Silo home lost to fire in Alden Township Sunday morning
June 11, 2018 - 5:59am
May 17, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: DNA ties Dunn County sexual assault suspect to Green Bay case; more state news stories
May 17, 2018 - 12:30pm
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