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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/13/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 4/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
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Real Estate Showcase
April 23, 2010
Grass, pine fire threatens Somerset homes
A large grass fire in a tinder-dry stand of pine trees in Somerset was being battled by firefighters Friday afternoon. Dispatchers received...
April 23, 2010 - 1:33pm
April 7, 2010
Small aircraft has trouble; lands in grassy field
A small airplane taking off from New Richmond Regional Airport on Wednesday afternoon developed engine problems and eventually landed in a grassy...
April 7, 2010 - 4:08pm
March 18, 2010
Training for MTNA nationals akin to Olympics for local teen
Like an athlete for the Olympics, Dana Carlson is preparing herself for the most important competition in her life so far. The goal: To become...
arts and entertainment/Life
March 18, 2010 - 12:13pm
January 28, 2010
Fires destroy buildings in rural New Richmond, Somerset
Early morning fires kept local fire departments busy each of the past two mornings. On Wednesday morning, four fire departments were called out to a fire at a building which housed the Aqua Mates swimming pool business and shop. Many of the resident's vehicles and recreational vehicles...
January 28, 2010 - 2:42pm
January 21, 2010
EDC names 2009 top business winners
The St. Croix Economic Development Corp. announced the EDC's selection of the 2009 business of the year awards in St. Croix County. The winners...
January 21, 2010 - 7:32am
January 13, 2010
New Richmond man sentenced in burglary case
A man has been convicted and another apparently reached an agreement in a burglary case stemming from incidents last fall in the Somerset area and the town of St. Joseph. Mitchell David Gonsior, 20, 327 N. Third St., New Richmond, was convicted of one felony count of burglary last...
crime and courts/News
January 13, 2010 - 9:13am
December 10, 2009
Somerset man sentenced in 7th OWI
Michael S. Montbriand, 43, Somerset, was convicted of a seventh drunken driving offense Dec. 2 in Eau Claire County and sentenced to two years in prison. He was also ordered to serve five years extended supervision on the felony conviction and fined $1,256. Montbriand was convicted...
crime and courts/News
December 10, 2009 - 10:11am
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
June 30, 2009
Twins to host clinic in Somerset
The Minnesota Twins will offer a free baseball and softball clinic to youth on Saturday, July 11, at 10 a.m. at the Larry Forrest Memorial Fields in Somerset. In the event of rain, the clinic will be moved to Somerset High School. Clinics are open to boys and girls ages 6 to 16...
June 30, 2009 - 10:01am
June 3, 2009
Two killed in Monday evening accident
Two Somerset young adults were killed in a one-car rollover near Johannesburg (between Somerset, New Richmond and Star Prairie) Monday night. Two others in the vehicle were seriously injured and transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said none of the...
June 3, 2009 - 9:22am
May 8, 2009
Somerset family campaigns to reunite with grandmother
"We've been married for 38 years this April and this is the first time I've been without my wife for so long." Saleem Francis sat in the living...
May 8, 2009 - 1:36am
March 18, 2009
Hudson planner, Somerset builder team offer 'green' homes
Collova Builders of Somerset and Putman Planning and Design of Hudson have teamed up to offer what they say are "green" homes designed for our...
March 18, 2009 - 1:08am
March 13, 2009
United Way and Grace Place: a partnership that pays off
It has been almost eight years since the first meeting of the Pierce/St. Croix Housing Resource Network in May 2001 when people began talking...
March 13, 2009 - 1:10am
February 26, 2009
Country Splash adds more acts to Somerset concert
The initial 2009 Apple River Country Splash line up was announced in November, but now more acts have been added. Apple River Country Splash has announced that Travis Tritt and Darius Rucker were added to the line-up, which includes Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Lady Antebellum,...
February 26, 2009 - 10:31am
February 25, 2009
Sun sets on foe's season; skaters march to sections
The Raider boys hockey team blew past Somerset 9-1 in its first game of regionals, showing no signs of looking ahead to the bigger challenges...
February 25, 2009 - 10:49am