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August 10, 2017
St. Croix County supervisors passed a resolution Aug. 1 in opposition of a bill that would allow a former Bible camp along the Lower St. Croix River to be used as a wedding and events center. Residents who spoke at public comment worry the commercial use would disrupt the secluded area, but legislators who authored the bill say it will enhance property rights. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia.
Local control debate lingers over proposed zoning legislation
August 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 2, 2017
St. Croix River Crossing. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Transportation
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix River Crossing poised for traffic; more state news stories
August 2, 2017 - 9:41am
July 28, 2017
Tylor Huber picks up garbage along the St. Croix River as part of the RiverFest clean-up event on Tuesday, July 18, the kickoff of RiverFest. Events continued through Sunday. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimediaplay button
Hudson celebrates the St. Croix with RiverFest
July 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 27, 2017
The St. Croix Crossing bridge, pictured during construction, will open on Wednesday, Aug. 2 with a dedication ceremony at 10 a.m. on the west side of the bridge. The project has been under construction for four years. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
St. Croix Crossing to open Aug. 2 with ceremony
July 27, 2017 - 7:00am
July 24, 2017
Authorities confirm St. Croix River drowning death
July 24, 2017 - 11:42am
July 19, 2017
The "Grand Duchess" goes for a cruise on the St. Croix River. Cruises on the river will be part of RiverFest festivities. Photo courtesy of the Hudson Chamber of Commerce
Cruising the St. Croix
July 19, 2017 - 7:00am
July 12, 2017
The Lodge on Croix facility, located at 300 221st Ave., in the town of Somerset, is at the center of a bill that looks to untether the DNR from zoning authority for properties along the Lower St. Croix River. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
July 6, 2017
Jack Bohmert, center, and his partner of 40 years, Virginia Ritzer, take in the view from the new St. Croix Crossing bridge on Thursday, July 6, 2017. Terry Zoller, left, the bridge's project director, drove Bohmert across the bridge, which is scheduled to open to traffic in early August. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Dying man got his wish: to ride across the new St. Croix River bridge
July 6, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 29, 2017
The Department of Natural Resources released preliminary findings from a suspected carbon monoxide-related incident aboard this boat found beached June 24 on the St. Croix River. File photo
DNR official: 'Significant issues' aboard boat where CO poisoning occurred
June 29, 2017 - 2:05pm
June 26, 2017
Authorities inspect the boat where a Glenwood City woman was found dead and two men were found sickened in an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning. Photo courtesy of St. Croix County Sheriff's Office
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
June 26, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 19, 2017
Authorities found the body of 19-year-old Jeffery Arkis Taylor in the St. Croix River about an hour after he was seen struggling in the water while attempting to swim from the dike to a nearby island. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Rescuers describe revival of Hudson drowning victim
June 19, 2017 - 6:21am
June 7, 2017
Emergency response employees with Washington County, St. Croix County and the city of Hudson worked to resuscitate a teenager June 6, 2017, who was later pronounced dead from an apparent drowning. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Man who drowned in St. Croix River was brother of suspect in triple homicide
June 7, 2017 - 8:13am
June 6, 2017
Emergency response employees with Washington County, St. Croix County and the city of Hudson worked to resuscitate a teenager June 6, 2017, who was later pronounced dead from an apparent drowning. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Hudson drowning victim, 19, was St. Paul resident
June 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
May 25, 2017
Washington County officials in Minnesota have declared a no wake zone for boats on the St. Croix between Prescott and St. Croix Falls. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix no-wake zone among high-water river developments; 9 more state news stories
May 25, 2017 - 9:03am
May 23, 2017
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources declared a no-wake zone on a 50-mile stretch of the St. Croix River starting Wednesday, May 24. Anne Jacobson / RiverTown Multimedia.
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
May 23, 2017 - 11:36am