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Area schools set snow day make-up plans
Legislators wade into River Falls football conference controversy
NR School Board approves bid for HS stadium turf
Three NRMS teams compete at Regional Future City Competition
Dryer fire closes Somerset laundromat
crime and courts
Tuesday’s Results: Tiger boys hockey stopped; SCC girls put away Somerset
Farmers Union to host Farm and Rural Lobby Day
This Week In Sports, Feb. 19-26
Monday Basketball: Central knocks off Tigers, MBC title still up for grabs
An old man's game; men's senior hockey a weekly event in New Richmond
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
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 3/5/19 Plan Comm. Hearing- BNA Properties LLC
TOWN OF SOMERSET: Ad For Bids- Hot Oil Chip Seal Roads
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ad For Bids - Somerset Public Library Renovation
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2019 Sidewalk Construction
ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/18/19 Meeting Agenda
Phillips-Medisize breaks ground on new Hudson facility
Discover Wisconsin names Hudson a 2018 Choice Destination
Somerset Chamber bestows awards at annual gala
HUDSON CHEERS PABLO
Joe Simon recognized for distinguished service to Electrical Apprenticeship Program
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John E. Hofland
Eleanor Mae Springer
Marie L. Booth
David T. Smith
Kristen AnaRose Yager
Thank you from the family of Vernon Conrad
Heather Noelle Oman
Michael and Maxine Allen
Editorial: Constitutional crisis is true national emergency
Wild Side Column: Feeding my fishing addiction
Krissa Coleman column: Learn how to cook Chinese food
Hammond Library column: Why is the library an essential part of our community?
Editorial: Don't be so quick to plow ahead
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January 28, 2019
Somerset woman faces homicide charges in fatal December 2018 crash
Authorities say a Somerset woman was driving in oncoming traffic for four miles before she fatally struck a 21-year-old motorist, according to...
January 28, 2019 - 7:39pm
January 18, 2019
St. Croix County off-duty deputy charged with firearms misdemeanor following OWI arrest
An off-duty St. Croix County Sheriff's Office K-9 officer was formally charged earlier this week with possession of a firearm while intoxicated...
January 18, 2019 - 4:22pm
January 14, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Closs suspect headed to court; OWI fight renewed at Legislature; more state news stories
Twenty-one-year-old Jake Patterson is scheduled to appear before a Barron County judge Monday afternoon to face charges in the kidnapping of...
January 14, 2019 - 8:52am
January 2, 2019
St. Croix County sheriff ‘angered, embarrassed’ after off-duty deputy’s OWI arrest
An off-duty St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office K-9 officer was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving over the holiday weekend. Sheriff Scott...
January 2, 2019 - 11:43am
Wisconsin roundup: Evers open to making OWI a more serious offense; more state news stories
Gov.-elect Tony Evers has said he would like to see stricter penalties for first-time OWI offenders. Wisconsin is one of the few states which...
January 2, 2019 - 9:11am
December 26, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Drunken driving suspect mostly unscathed in 100 mph crash; iPhone track leads to stolen car; more state news stories
Racine County authorities say a suspected drunk driver and his passenger walked away from a crash early Sunday, apparently without any serious injuries.
December 26, 2018 - 9:33am
August 6, 2018
Driver charged with 7th OWI after New Richmond incident
A man with six prior OWI convictions was arrested at gunpoint last week after allegedly leading police on a high-speed chase through New Richmond....
August 6, 2018 - 5:23pm
May 16, 2018
Man with criminal history St. Croix County charged with 7th OWI
A Minnesota man convicted of injuring an off-duty sheriff's deputy in a 2014 hunting accident was back in St. Croix County jail after being charged...
May 16, 2018 - 11:05am
May 15, 2018
Roberts man pleads to 10th OWI
HUDSON — One day before his trial was to begin, a Roberts man pleaded guilty in St. Croix County Circuit Court to his 10th drunken-driving...
May 15, 2018 - 11:20am
April 7, 2018
Man convicted of 7th OWI headed to prison
A St. Croix County man convicted of his seventh drunken-driving offense was sentenced last week to prison. Woodville resident Joseph A. Lynum...
April 7, 2018 - 10:00pm
January 4, 2018
Man charged in St. Croix County with seventh OWI
A Woodville man pleaded not guilty to a seventh OWI offense last week in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Joseph A. Lynum, 43, entered the plea...
January 4, 2018 - 10:11am
December 19, 2017
Traffic signs, poles destroyed by suspected drunk driver in Roberts
A St. Croix County man who pleaded guilty to an OWI earlier this year faces new charges after allegedly driving a tractor drunk and crashing...
December 19, 2017 - 3:18pm
October 12, 2017
Wis. man charged with 15th alcohol-related offense
A revoked driver convicted 14 times of drunken driving crashed into a cage of propane tanks before being stopped by police, who found alcohol...
October 12, 2017 - 9:16am
October 10, 2017
OWI convict gets harsher sentence than bargained for
Wisconsin judges always get the final say in sentencing — including the power to override plea agreements between lawyers. A Pierce County...
October 10, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 20, 2017
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Metropolitan areas in Minnesota and Wisconsin have seen significant declines in the number of impaired driving offenses, but the rate of drunken...
September 20, 2017 - 11:07am