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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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November 27, 2018
Arson charge filed against St. Croix County man
A warrant was issued this month for a St. Croix County man who authorities allege made good on a threat to burn down a friend's living quarters...
November 27, 2018 - 11:53am
October 25, 2017
Viewpoint: Allowing a select few to bypass local zoning is hypocritical
Gov. Walker and State Legislators, this letter is to you.
October 25, 2017 - 11:00am
August 16, 2017
Dairy group sues Wisconsin DNR over pollution discharge rules
A Wisconsin dairy group is challenging whether the state can require farmers to obtain operating permits that aren't required under federal law....
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
May 1, 2017
Changes could be in store following Emerald manure spill
A large-scale dairy manure spill under Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources investigation could prompt policy changes in St. Croix County...
May 1, 2017 - 2:35pm
May 22, 2014
29-mile police chase ends in crash
A man and a woman are facing multiple felony counts after allegedly stealing a car, stealing gas, leading law enforcement officers on a high...
May 22, 2014 - 9:35am
July 29, 2013
Emerald motorcyclist in critical condition after crashing into deer
An Emerald man is in critical condition at Regions Hospital after hitting a deer while riding his motorcycle in the Town of Emerald on Sunday night. Scott Voeltz, 44, was driving a motorcycle north on County Road D near 160th Avenue Sunday at about 8:30 p.m. when he struck a deer,...
July 29, 2013 - 4:04pm
June 20, 2013
Motorcyclist dies in Emerald crash
A 59-year-old Baldwin man has died as a result of injuries suffered in a motorcycle crash at 7:54 p.m. Tuesday, July 18. The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department responded to a single motorcycle crash on County Road G, about a tenth of a mile east of 250th Street in the Town of Emerald....
June 20, 2013 - 4:35pm
October 13, 2011
Shed, farm equipment destroyed in fire
Several local fire departments responded to reports of a shed fire in Emerald on Saturday, Oct. 8. The Deer Park Fire Department was paged at about 2 a.m., according to Duke Krueger, Deer Park fire chief. "A passerby saw the fire and stopped and woke the owners up," he said. When...
October 13, 2011 - 3:04pm
May 19, 2011
Fargo convicted in Emerald marijuana, burglary incident
A third man has been convicted in connection with the attempted burglary at a marijuana growing operation in the Town of Emerald two months ago. Brandon W. Fargo, 37, Emerald, entered a deferred judgment agreement May 10 on a guilty plea to manufacturing THC. He was convicted of...
May 19, 2011 - 11:48am
May 1, 2009
Emerald residents deal with water issues
In a continuing effort to encourage more regular testing of well water in St. Croix County, the Land and Water Conservation Office has been working with Town of Emerald residents over the past few months. A total of 39 residents volunteered to have their well water tested in the...
May 1, 2009 - 6:54am
December 5, 2008
Hammond prepares for threatening ash borer bugs
Ozaukee County is about 300 miles away from Hammond, but it was a topic of discussion during the Village's Public Works Committee meeting on Monday night. Ozaukee County is one of the areas in Wisconsin that has been devastated by an emerald ash borer infestation. In order to prepare...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Emerald ash borer found in Kenosha County
The tree-killing emerald ash borer has found its way into Kenosha County.
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am