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11 ‘secondary space’ options released for citizen-driven meeting on Sept. 2
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Hudson man, River Falls woman arrested after high-speed pursuit (W/AUDIO)
St. Croix's July unemployment among state's lowest
crime and courts
Raider opener this Friday against Arrowhead
Koehler, Sanocki all-state soccer
Fall sports in full swing
Family fun at Pigskin Picnic
Pepper Fest races were hot, hot, hot -- and humid
Family photos sought for ‘Making God Laugh’
Photographer Brett Kallusky featured at The Phipps
Awarded best of show
Renn completes Eagle project
FCC celebrates expansion with concert Aug. 28
arts and entertainment
PUBLIC NOTICE: Transportation Grant Application - Grace Place
TOWN OF TROY: 9/10/15 Hearing - Amend Ch. 135 (Subdivisions)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 9/8/15 Public Hearing - Patel variance
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: David H. Ohrt Estate, Case No. 15PR74
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 8-15 - Amend Ch. 124-5 (H)
James "Jim" R. Sutter, 63
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BONNIE C. AHLERS, 84
Genevieve Harden Gust, 93
Randy's Ramblings: My affection for newspapers has roots
Our View: River property offers lasting legacy; citizens owe the Richards a debt of gratitude for the chance at such a gem
Doug's Diggings: Politics and its influence on local elections
Our View: North Hudson Pepper Fest begins Friday
Day by Day: Buying a car ranks right up there with a colonoscopy
February 16, 2009
Fire kills two in Trempealeau County
The state fire marshal's office will investigate an apartment blaze that killed two people in the western Wisconsin community of Independence. It started just before 6 a.m. Sunday at the Independence Hotel Tap, a four-story structure that was used mostly for apartments in recent...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Fire kills three family members near Wautoma
Foul play has been ruled out as the cause of a fire near Wautoma that killed three family members. Waushara County Sheriff David Peterson now says Friday's blaze might have ignited in front of a wood-burner. Larry Baneck, 52; his wife, Peggy, 47; and their son Charlie, 17, were...
December 8, 2008 - 9:00am
December 5, 2008
Fatal crash causes 7-mile backup on I-94
Traffic finally returned to normal overnight on Interstate-94 in Jefferson County, nine hours after a semi-truck driver was killed in a crash. The State Patrol said the truck left the westbound lanes, skidded and was crushed when it hit the abutment of a freeway overpass at Switzke...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Two die in county traffic accidents
A New Richmond teenager and a Spring Valley motorcyclist were killed in separate traffic accidents over the past week. Thomas A. Ellefson, 51, Spring Valley, died as result of injuries suffered early Sunday in a single-vehicle mishap at the intersection of Rose Lane and County BB...
News / accidents
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Rural Eau Claire man dies from hornet sting
A rural Eau Claire man has died from an allergic reaction after being stung by a hornet. Tom Ertz, 51, was pounding nails on the porch of his home when he was stung on Saturday. His wife Kathy said he got short of breath and fell to his knees. She ran to get a kit to keep his allergy...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 25, 2008
Hammond woman sentenced in fatal crash
A Hammond woman has been sentenced to jail and a lengthy period of probation on a felony conviction for homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle. Ashley L. Fouks, 20, 1662 100th Ave., was sentenced one year in jail, 15 years' probation, fined $1,023.85 and ordered to pay $11,043.86...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
Marathon County officials: All four who died in crash were in same vehicle
Marathon County authorities say four people killed in a highway crash Monday were all in the same vehicle. They included two sisters, and another brother and sister. Their names had not been released as of last night. The crash happened just before 6:30 a.m. Monday on the four-lane...
June 17, 2008 - 9:00am
February 29, 2008
Dresser man dead after Hwy. 35 crash early Friday
SOMERSET -- An icy road resulted in St. Croix County's second traffic fatality of the year Friday morning. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said James R. Stone, 44, Dresser died as result of a two-car crash on Hwy 35 about one-quarter mile south of the Polk County line. The accident occurred...
February 29, 2008 - 12:00am