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Hudson police: man grabbed 'large sums' of cash in bar theft
State's third fatal hunting victim was Spencer-area dairyman; firm's innovative milk condensation process embraced by investors; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
Badger State Storage: tight-ship management with a small-town touch
Budget, 1.13 percent levy hike adopted by Hudson Town Board
New prosecutors join district attorney’s staff
crime and courts
Raiders land a dozen on All-Big Rivers football teams
A posthumous tribute to an outdoorsman's friend
Klundt, Spencer named to all-state soccer team
Willow River State Park lake has different look
Lakefront Park gets a cycle aid station
Phipps Festival Chorus rings in the holiday season
New Octagon director gets in the holiday spirit
Operation HELP still needs sponsors
From Belarus to Hudson: Teacher, mother and grandmother makes a new home
Josh Olson honored with Dan O'Connell Award
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Gregory J. Pike Estate; Case No. 15PR103
ST CROIX CO. HIGHWAY DEPT: Public Notice - Wisconsin Winter Tips
FORECLOSURE: US Bank v. Jeremy R. Olson; Case No. 14-CV-291
FORECLOSURE: USA-Rural Housing v. Kathryn Lee Butler; Case No. 14-CV-490
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington Savings v. Troy T. Weiss; Case No. 14-CV-105
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Our View: Give thanks daily, and especially at Thanksgiving
Day by Day: If only being thankful would burn calories
Get Me the Manager: A prodigal Madisonian goes home for the weekend – and survives
Our View: Hudson has it all for holiday shopping
Doug's Diggings: Only 12 weeks until spring training
December 11, 2013
Dairy leaders decry bovine abuse caught on video; Fire damages stores downtown Ripon; more state news
Wisconsin dairy leaders are condemning the animal abuse videotaped at a large farm in Brown County. An investigator from Mercy for Animals taped incidents at the Wiese Brothers Farm near Greenleaf in which cows were kicked, whipped and suspended in the air. State veterinarian Paul...
News / region
December 11, 2013 - 9:25am
Five departments battle wind, flames in dairy barn blaze
Two farm-related fires within 15 minutes of one another had crews from Prescott, River Falls and Ellsworth scrambling to help. The first call...
News / region
September 11, 2013 - 4:16pm
July 22, 2013
UPDATE: Household goods destroyed in garage fire at 359 Baer Drive
A fire early Monday morning caused structural damage to a three-car, detached garage at 359 Baer Drive and destroyed many of the household goods...
News / accidents
July 22, 2013 - 7:37am
July 18, 2013
UPDATE: Fire destroys house on Edgewood Drive
A home at 316 Edgewood Drive in the town of Hudson is a near complete loss following a fire Thursday afternoon, July 18. The Hudson Fire Department...
News / accidents
July 18, 2013 - 5:36pm
Coachman Supper Club damaged in fire
At 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16, the Baldwin Fire Department was dispatched to a structural fire at the Coachman Supper Club. According...
News / business
July 18, 2013 - 8:30am
May 2, 2013
Suspect arrested in SCC school fire
Roberts Police Chief Dan Burgess announced Thursday evening (May 2) that a suspect has been arrested following the investigation of the St. Croix...
May 2, 2013 - 10:28pm
May 1, 2013
Location found for SCC elementary classes
After a Tuesday, April 30, fire closed St. Croix Central Elementary, district officials have been searching for a place to hold classes for the remainder of the school year. District Superintendent David Bradley said the district has identified Rolling Ridges Girl Scout Camp, located...
May 1, 2013 - 4:39pm
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
ROBERTS -- Officials with the St. Croix Central School District say extensive fire damage at the Roberts elementary school will prevent it from...
News / education
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am
January 14, 2013
Fire destroys Colfax area Lutheran church; seaplane crash claims Hayward man; both sides await Walker's budget plans, more state briefs
MENOMONIE -- A Saturday night fire of unknown origin destroyed the 99-year old St. John's Lutheran Church, a Wisconsin Evangelical Synod parish with about 60 members. Firefighters from Colfax got the call from a passerby that flames were visible at the Dunn County church, about 10...
News / business
January 14, 2013 - 8:37am
November 30, 2012
Rabbits perish in Somerset barn fire
About 120 rabbits died in a rural Somerset barn fire early Friday morning. The Somerset Fire Department was called out to a barn fire at about...
November 30, 2012 - 9:22am
October 8, 2012
House fire claims life of rural Somerset man
Investigation continues into the cause of a fire that claimed the life of a rural Somerset man late Friday and sent his wife to Regions Hospital in St. Paul. The St. Croix County Emergency Communications Center began receiving calls of a structure fire at 2107 CTH I in the town of...
October 8, 2012 - 7:14am
August 4, 2012
Saturday afternoon fire damages duplex in Hudson
A fire damaged a duplex at 327 Division St. in Hudson Saturday afternoon. Firefighters were called to the scene shortly after 4 p.m. The occupants...
August 4, 2012 - 5:16pm
July 9, 2012
Fire damages New Richmond apartment building
Crews from three fire departments were called to New Richmond on Sunday, July 8, to battle a structure fire at 651 Monette Ave. According to...
July 9, 2012 - 9:27am
January 27, 2012
Blaze destroys pole shed, vehicles in Somerset Township
What started as a vehicle fire Thursday afternoon quickly grew and destroyed a pole barn in Somerset Township. Travis Belisle, Somerset Fire/Rescue chief, said the call came in around 4:40 p.m.
January 27, 2012 - 11:15am
April 14, 2011
Fire consumes Somerset house
Somerset Fire and Rescue received a call around 5 a.m. Thursday, about a house fire at 618 232nd Ave. in the Township of Somerset. The home,...
April 14, 2011 - 10:52am