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Wisconsin roundup: Meth-related inmates outpace OWI in Eau Claire; man in court on dog-dragging charges; seven more state news stories
Suspected stalker arrested at Somerset concert
Finance committee assesses performance review process
Wisconsin roundup: Equipment issue does not delay St. Croix River Crossing; state ACT scores drop; 10 more state news stories
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
crime and courts
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
The Bull never backs down: Former Raider fullback in fight of his life
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
January 18, 2013
Artists, chefs sought for Rotary's Art & Culinary Show
Area artists and culinary experts are encouraged to get involved in the eighth annual St. Croix Art & Culinary Show, sponsored by the Rotary Club of New Richmond. This year's gathering is set for 5-8 p.m. Sunday, April 21, at R&D Banquet Hall in New Richmond. The event features...
arts and entertainment/Food
January 18, 2013 - 7:56am
January 17, 2013
Old Gem seeking actors, next session begins Jan. 22
The Old Gem Theater invites students to join the next session of performing arts classes beginning Tuesday, Jan. 22. The Young Performers Ensemble...
arts and entertainment/Life
January 17, 2013 - 8:30am
December 15, 2012
Prayer gathering for Fitzgerald family set for Sunday at 5 p.m.
Friends and fellow church members are planning a candlelight prayer gathering in support of the family of Collin Fitzgerald, the 4-year-old boy who died at his home last week as the result of a snowplowing accident. The candlelight prayer gathering will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday,...
December 15, 2012 - 2:46pm
December 5, 2012
Three bellringers commit to 30-hour marathon
Three individuals have stepped forward to carry on the tradition of St. Croix County's 30-hour bell ringing marathon. Jeremy Lilyquist of Hudson,...
December 5, 2012 - 10:56am
November 15, 2012
"Thank You" concert by Willow River Players Dec. 2
Willow River Players will present a free holiday concert Sunday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. at the New Richmond High School auditorium. This free event...
November 15, 2012 - 12:28pm
November 14, 2012
New Richmond police issue sex offender notice
A registered sex offender from California has moved to the community and the New Richmond Police Department is taking steps to notify the public. Bryton...
November 14, 2012 - 9:39am
November 1, 2012
To build or not to build? Nursing home questions remain
The St. Croix County Board is on record as supporting the construction of a new nursing home to replace an aging facility at the St. Croix Health Center campus in New Richmond. But while the majority of county supervisors have voted to endorse the idea (12-7 according to a vote taken...
November 1, 2012 - 12:52pm
October 10, 2012
Willow River awaits water quality upgrade plan
The Willow River has too much phosphorus flowing into it and steps are being taken to address the issue. Phosphorus is a huge problem in rivers...
October 10, 2012 - 8:41am
October 8, 2012
Baldwin law office to close
Bakke Norman will be closing its Baldwin office and transferring attorneys and staff to the firm's New Richmond and Menomonie locations. Attorneys Terry Dunst, Adam Jarchow and Tammy Skoglund and their support staff will move to the New Richmond office. Bob Richardson and his support...
October 8, 2012 - 10:30am
September 13, 2012
Swan song: Banding effort wraps up
For the fifth and final year, western Wisconsin volunteers last week headed out to local lakes to corral and band trumpeter swans. The banding...
September 13, 2012 - 4:32pm
UPDATE: Ultra-light crash in New Richmond injures pilot
One man is hospitalized following an ultra-light crash at New Richmond Regional Airport Thursday morning, Sept. 13. The New Richmond Police...
September 13, 2012 - 10:30am
August 30, 2012
Benefit planned for families of accident victims
In an effort to help with the financial burden four New Richmond families are facing after their boys were involved in a tragic accident on July 30, a group of New Richmondites are organizing a benefit for the families. Josh Goodrich, Jordan Johnson and Zach Zajec died as a result...
August 30, 2012 - 10:10am
August 17, 2012
Badgers take up residence in New Richmond
Although Wisconsin is called the Badger State, the animal is actually quite rare. Two were recently found in the New Richmond area. The first,...
August 17, 2012 - 9:39am
August 8, 2012
Investigation points to 'distracted driving' in tragic Hudson crash
A State Patrol investigation indicates the driver of a Dodge Durango and a rear-seat passenger were preoccupied, trying to find an item in the center console moments before their vehicle struck the rear of a stopped semitrailer at highway speed. With the investigation winding down,...
August 8, 2012 - 8:23am
August 7, 2012
Freeway crash claims third student, Zach Zajec
State Patrol Sgt. Brian Erickson reported Monday evening that Zachary D. Zajec, the driver of a Dodge Durango that crashed into the back of a...
August 7, 2012 - 8:09am