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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/5/19 Board Proceedings
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/5/19 Board Proceedings
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: Ad For Bids - 2019 Road Maintenance
SUMMONS: Ditech v. Jennifer N. Evens, et al.; Case 18-CV-491
ST.CROIX COUNTY: Applications for 2019-2020 Towing Program
River Falls child care workers stage walk-off
Raising Cane's opens Woodbury location March 26
January unemployment rates higher in St. Croix than one year ago
You've Got Maids of Hudson opens cleaning service
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March 14, 2019
Hudson man identifies alleged carjacker through television newscast
While watching the news one evening, Tab Hanson saw a familiar face flash across the screen — it was the same man who a few days earlier hopped...
March 14, 2019 - 8:05am
March 10, 2017
Minn. man accused of fleeing St. Croix County deputies on I-94
A Minnesota man accused of leading authorities on a two-state pursuit that ended after he drove over spike strips near Baldwin faces felony charges...
March 10, 2017 - 8:13am
February 9, 2017
Charges: Fleeing man brandished hatchet, Bowie knife
A River Falls man had already led law enforcement on a 23-mile chase and slammed into two police cruisers before brandishing a hatchet in one...
February 9, 2017 - 1:46pm
April 18, 2016
Motorcyclist crashes near Hudson after 132-mph pursuit on I-94
A Twin Cities motorcyclist being chased by an officer at speeds in excess of 130 mph was injured early Monday in a crash along Interstate 94 in St. Croix County. The driver, identified by the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office as 20-year-old Eden Prairie resident Zachary G. Mills,...
April 18, 2016 - 12:54pm
April 7, 2016
Man hospitalized after 100-mph pursuit through St. Croix County
The driver who allegedly led officers on a St. Croix County chase where speeds reached 100 mph was rushed to a hospital after being taken into custody Wednesday. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Klatt said the man, whose identity had yet to be determined, lost consciousness...
April 7, 2016 - 9:25am
July 9, 2009
Police chase leads to arrest of Walmart robbers
An attempt by two men to steal six laptop computers from the Hudson Walmart store early Thursday morning ended with a police chase into Minnesota and the arrest of the two suspects. Amil H. Clayton, 38, Horicon, and Rickey L. Collins, 37, Madison, are being held in the Ramsey County,...
July 9, 2009 - 2:27pm
June 19, 2009
High-speed chase ends in Lakeland
A high-speed chase that began in Hudson Friday ended in Lakeland near the Bungalow when the suspect stopped in a yard and ran from the vehicle. The...
June 19, 2009 - 10:33am
March 4, 2009
Woman convicted in car chase
A town of Hudson woman who led law officers on a car chase from Hudson into Minnesota last fall will serve a lengthy probation for her crime. Sarah M. Sheb, 26, 757 Kinney Rd., Hudson, was convicted of felony reckless endangerment Feb. 27. She was sentenced to probation for five...
March 4, 2009 - 10:34am
January 22, 2009
UPDATE: Hudson man arrested in connection with Tuesday night chase
Johnathan James Bluemel, 18, of Hudson has been charged with stealing a pickup truck at the MR Convenience station-store Tuesday night and leading police on a chase into the Twin Cities. A complaint charging Bluemel with one felony count of taking and driving a vehicle without the...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
January 21, 2009
High speed chase started in Hudson Tuesday night
A high-speed chase involving a stolen pickup truck started in Hudson just after 10 p.m. Tuesday night and ended in Minneapolis less than an hour later. St. Croix County Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said his department received a call at 10:10 p.m. that a 1998 Dodge pickup had been stolen...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2008
Cop cars crash in early morning chase
A Wisconsin state trooper's car and Woodbury, Minn., police car were damaged in an early-morning chase last Saturday. The St. Croix County sheriff's office said a 2005 Ford Crown Victoria driven by Woodbury police officer Jeff Grot, 47, was chasing a 2000 Dodge Durango down I-94...
February 11, 2008 - 12:00am