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Troy Board addresses boat ramp fees
What lies beneath Little Falls Lake dam? Crews dig in
Semi turns over on I-94
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Hunter safety class registration set for Sept. 13 in Somerset
For better or worse: memory loss, dementia and caregiving
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
The conversation about mental health is opening up
Hudson Scoutmaster has 50 years of service
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 21)
PROBATE NOTICE: Marylyn M Apel Estate; Case No. 16PR73
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington v. Shari A. Nord; Case No. 15-CV-593
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Solar Garden)
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Qualifications - Professional Services
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Sally Ann Bethke, 80
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
2016 is a good year to be a woman in the USA
The ‘new normal’ is routine
Allow me to reintroduce ourselves
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Real Estate Showcase
October 30, 2011
Two family members hurt in Saturday rollover
Two women from Roberts were transported to Regions Hospital -- at least one by medical helicopter -- Saturday morning after their car left I-94 and overturned near mile marker 6. The State Patrol said Jeanne G. Lang, 59, suffered life-threatening injuries after a car driven by Jennifer...
October 30, 2011 - 7:11am
June 22, 2011
Man dies after fall into feed silo
Farm employee Mark Krewald, 49, Campbellsport, died after falling into a feed silo and becoming entangled in an auger. The Fond du Lac County sheriff's deputies said four co-workers were cleaning old feed out of a silo near Eden Monday, June 20, when Krewald lost his balance. He...
June 22, 2011 - 12:19pm
March 2, 2011
IGH driver hurt when semi's collide along I-94
An Inver Grove Heights, Minn., man was seriously injured early Wednesday when the semi he was driving left I-94 and struck a disabled semi-rig which was parked along the eastbound freeway lanes. Jason B. Joerjan, 23, was transported to Luther Hospital with injuries described by the...
March 2, 2011 - 12:50pm
February 26, 2011
James Penman, Somerset area chiropractor, dead following Thursday accident
The death of a Somerset man following a car crash in St. Paul Thursday evening is being blamed on a medical condition. Dr. James Penman, 67, was identified by the State Patrol as the driver of a car that ran out of control on eastbound Hwy. 36 near McKnight Road in North St. Pau...
February 26, 2011 - 3:35am
January 24, 2011
Roberts man dies following rollover
A 25-year-old Roberts man died late Thursday, the result of injuries suffered when his car overturned about 11 p.m. near the intersection of Hwy. 12 and Packer Drive. Brandon Beane, 25, 205 W. Pine St., Roberts, was transported by ambulance to a hospital where he was later pronounced...
January 24, 2011 - 8:22am
September 6, 2010
Rollover claims Somerset man Saturday evening
A 38-year-old Somerset man died Saturday evening after he lost control of his vehicle and it rolled over in a town of Star Prairie ditch. Tony S. Bushinger, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from his 2002 Chevrolet Suburban and died at the scene. His vehicle rolled and...
September 6, 2010 - 4:25pm
July 13, 2010
Construction zone crash closes I94 Monday afternoon; sends 4 to hospital
BALDWIN -- Initial investigation indicates a semi tractor-trailer unit rear ended a minivan, Jeep Cherokee and two passenger cars that were stopped due to road construction on Interstate 94 mid-afternoon Monday. The accident sent four people to the Baldwin Hospital but apparently...
July 13, 2010 - 8:20am
June 30, 2010
Fallen attorney remembered as 'Balsam Lake landmark'
An apparent accident during a demolition project claimed the life of a Balsam Lake area attorney. John E. Schneider, 59, of rural Balsam Lake was found dead at his home on Monday, June 28th. The Polk County Sheriff's department said Schneider was attempting to demolish a small...
June 30, 2010 - 8:00am
June 4, 2010
Local Red Cross chapter conducts disaster drill
June 4, 2010 - 9:37am
May 21, 2010
Updated: Fatal crash claims River Falls man, two others critical
A 24-year-old River Falls man died and his wife and an Ellsworth woman were critically injured early Friday morning in a two-vehicle accident...
May 21, 2010 - 7:59am
January 26, 2010
Farmer counts himself 'lucky' to survive corn bin entrapment
By Steve Dzubay and Judy Wiff BALDWIN -- Volunteers from five area departments, including River Falls, converged on a town of Rush River farm...
January 26, 2010 - 4:27pm
November 12, 2009
Man pleads guilty to causing great injury by drunken driving
A Hudson man has pleaded guilty to a felony charge of causing great bodily harm by driving while intoxicated. Gregory L. Sanderson, 47, entered...
crime and courts/News
November 12, 2009 - 8:44am
October 8, 2009
New Richmond man killed in crash
A New Richmond man died of injuries resulting from a two-car crash Wednesday. Larry W. Scheel, 55, was killed when he apparently ran a stop sign and the intersection of 220th St. and 170th Ave. in the town of Emerald, crashed into a pickup truck and overturned, St. Croix County Sheriff...
October 8, 2009 - 9:05am
September 22, 2009
Somerset man charged in vehicle homicide
A Somerset man has been charged with five felony counts in connection with the death of two people in a traffic accident June 1. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said Monday that Austin Richard Pederson, 18, was being held in Washington County, Minn., Jail. Two counts each of homicide by...
September 22, 2009 - 1:40pm
August 13, 2009
Tudahl convicted in vehicle homicide
Amy, Noah and Jaydin Dwyer were in St. Croix County District Court on Friday morning. Amy and Jaydin sat on the long wooden benches. Noah watched from his wheelchair. The Dwyers were in Judge Needham's courtroom to hear Steven Daniel Tudahl, 26, current address of Woodville, answer...
crime and courts/News
August 13, 2009 - 1:22am