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June 13, 2019
United Fire and Rescue was called to the scene of a house fire at 1794 110th Ave. in Hammond Township at 11:02 p.m. Wednesday, June 12. According to United Fire and Rescue Fire Chief Andy Jensen, “a good portion of the roof on the backside of the house that you can’t actually see on the backside had actually collapsed.” Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
United Fire battles Hammond Township fire late into night
June 13, 2019 - 3:00pm
May 16, 2019
St. Joseph fire causes nearly $75,000 worth of damage to pole barn
May 16, 2019 - 3:00pm
May 15, 2019
NR Fire Department busy over weekend
May 15, 2019 - 5:00am
May 6, 2019
Grass fire burns nearly 30 acres in town of Somerset
May 6, 2019 - 12:30pm
April 18, 2019
A lightning strike during the thunder storm that passed through on Wednesday, April 17, is suspected to be the cause of the fire that resulted in a total loss of the home at 1155 134th Ave. in the town of Richmond. According to St. Croix County property records, the home is owned by Heather and David Donovan. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Lightning strike believed to be cause of two house fires in Richmond Township
April 18, 2019 - 2:54pm
April 15, 2019
The New Richmond Fire Department responded to a house fire at 2:16 a.m. on Monday, April 15, at 1967 Nighthawk Drive in Star Prairie. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
NRFD responds to early morning fire in Star Prairie
April 15, 2019 - 2:00pm
March 19, 2019
Somerset suffers sewer overflow due to rain and snow melt
March 19, 2019 - 11:26am
SoulSpace Farm Sanctuary suffered a barn collapse the week of March 4 in which two farm residents, peacocks Frances and his son, John Luc, were killed. Despite adding reinforcement to the roof this past summer, the weight of the recent wet snow proved to be too much. Submitted photo
Barn collapse takes the lives of two residents at Soulspace Farm Sanctuary
March 19, 2019 - 8:00am
March 12, 2019
Not much was left of this town of Erin Prairie log home after an early morning fire March 12. The chimney and a few walls are all that is left. Photo courtesy of New Richmond Fire & Rescue
Erin Prairie log home total loss in early morning blaze
March 12, 2019 - 1:35pm
March 8, 2019
The remaining rubble of the Plourde's home in the Clifton Township after a subsequent fire. Submitted photo
Family survives Clifton house explosion, neighborhood helps out
March 8, 2019 - 8:11am
February 26, 2019
A firefighter tends flames on the remainder of a deck that was blown off the house. Submitted photo
Clifton house explosion sends residents and firefighter to hospital
February 26, 2019 - 5:34am
February 19, 2019
Dryer fire closes Somerset laundromat
February 19, 2019 - 11:18am
February 8, 2019
A Thursday night house fire at 1075 Ridgeway St. in Hammond left three people, a husband and wife and their daughter, with an unlivable home. The fire started at 10:16 p.m. Feb. 7 and took about 4.5 hours to get under control. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Hammond attic fire takes four-plus hours to subdue; family makes it out OK
February 8, 2019 - 3:02pm
January 31, 2019
House destroyed in Somerset Township fire
January 31, 2019 - 11:21am
January 30, 2019
The United Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 692 250th St. in Baldwin Township just before 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 29. The structure was a small, Amish barn. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
United Fire responds to barn fire in Baldwin Township
January 30, 2019 - 11:37am