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Police Beat: Man angry about drug denial; lady likes her clothes
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Former Kenosha police detective admits to planting evidence in homicide case
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Man and grandson hospitalized after off-road vehicle breaks through ice
Facebook chatting/texting listed as factor in 2013 accident
Assembly will debate right-to-work for 24 hours; Workforce secretary calls public-aid drug testing ‘compassionate’; 13 more state news briefs
crime and courts
EHS to defend title, SVE wants title at team wrestling state tournament
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks will need to upset Warriors to stop losing streak
Ellsworth boys lose close tourney game to Osceola
Second half run eliminates Spring Valley boys' hoops team from regionals
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Two defending state champions win regional boys' basketball games
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Great River Road Learning Center to host falconry program
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/5/15 Highway Committee Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Request for Proposal - Bridge & Trail Project
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting
Eugene J. Bechel, 82
Marjorie M. Lundberg, 88
Mary Colleen Wallace, 88
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Joyce I. Christensen, 82
Warren Petryk column: 93rd Assembly District Budget Listening Session
Kathleen Vinehout column: Economic Development Money Grows - Public Oversight Shrinks
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July 24, 2014
Stolen vehicle leads state patrol on high speed chase
A 20-year-old Boyceville man is facing charges of felony eluding and operating a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent after allegedly leading law enforcement officers on a high speed chase through eastern St. Croix County early Wednesday morning. Austin G. Szewcik allegedly...
news / region
July 24, 2014 - 8:58am
May 29, 2014
Update: Car-pickup crash Friday injures 14-month-old, toddler
ELMWOOD - An Elmwood woman and her two children were transported Friday directly from the scene of an accident in the town of Eau Galle to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with various injuries. Bethany H. Olson, 35, along with passengers Gunner Olson, 2 and Emmajean Olson, 14 months,...
news / region
May 29, 2014 - 10:07am
April 22, 2013
'Habitat Handout Day' set for May 4 at Baldwin
BALDWIN - Property owners in Pierce and St. Croix counties interested in making their land wildlife friendly are invited to attend the annual "Habitat Handout Day" and receive free spruce trees, wildlife friendly shrubs and seed for wildlife food plots. The distribution takes place...
news / outdoors
April 22, 2013 - 4:28pm
April 2, 2012
These eight licensed to ham it up
All eight students attending the St. Croix Valley Radio Amateurs licensing class in Baldwin on March 23-25 passed the exam. They have now received...
April 2, 2012 - 8:35am
January 19, 2011
Ex-Arizona senator leads seminar Feb. 19
BALDWIN--Former Arizona Senator Lester Pearce, and board member of the National Center for Constitutional Studies, will be the instructor and facilitator for "The Making of America" seminar, which will be held at the Orchard restaurant in Baldwin, Saturday, Feb. 19, from 8:30 a.m....
education / life
January 19, 2011 - 2:55pm
March 18, 2010
Births (March 17)
Fairview Red Wing Medical Center Caleb Kevin Kopp was born Feb. 25, 2010, to Kevin and Sarah Kopp of Maiden Rock. Also welcomed by grandparents, Gail and LuAnn Kopp of Maiden Rock, and John Furlong of Minong. River Falls Area Hospital Blake Matthew Bjork was born Feb. 25, 2010,...
March 18, 2010 - 10:51am
March 10, 2010
St. Croix County Sportsman's Alliance holds benefit March 23
The St. Croix County Sportsman's Alliance will be holding their 29th Annual Sportsman's Benefit at the American Legion Post Number 240 in Baldwin on Tuesday March 23, 2010. This is an ongoing endeavor first started in 1982 to benefit the sportsmen of the local area. All the money...
March 10, 2010 - 2:09pm
February 17, 2010
Letter: Trust Sen. Feingold to spend tax dollars wisely, he says
TO THE EDITOR: These days, we hear lot of talk about fiscal responsibiliity from our elected representatives, and those who seek our votes. It makes sense--after all, we've been dealing with a very tough recession, and although maybe it looks like the economy is bouncing back, I...
opinion / letters / politics
February 17, 2010 - 10:15am
April 24, 2009
Ellsworth softball team gets first win
BALDWIN - The Ellsworth High School softball team won its first game of the season yesterday afternoon 10-6 over Baldwin-Woodville. The Panthers...
April 24, 2009 - 10:45am
May 22, 2008
Jury awards Baldwin man $3.2 million in malpractice case
A St. Croix County jury has awarded $3.2 million to a Baldwin man in a malpractice case. The jury ruled that Dr. Gregory Estlund was negligent in the way he treated 35-year-old Jim Lang. The man injured a leg while working at a factory in Hammond in 2003. Lang said he saw Estlund...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Forensic team ends season with medals
The 2008 Elmwood forensics team consisted of nine members, and they all had a very successful season, said Coach Heather Pederson. The team began the season with many practice sessions and participated in the Baldwin-Woodville High School Forensics Invitational. The first qualifying...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
April 4, 2008
Owner: heater malfunction may have sparked elevator fire
Lee Seim stood on Main Street in Baldwin watching firefighters spray water on the old grain elevator where much of the feed for his 150 dairy cows was stored. "Not a good day," he said ruefully. At about 4:15 p.m. Thursday, people at east end of the village's Main Street heard...
April 4, 2008 - 12:00am