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REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man gets jail for cheating in fishing tournament

June 19, 2013 in New Richmond News

PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — A Long Prairie angler was given seven days in jail Monday for cheating at the Park Rapids American Legion Community Fishing Derby this winter. Continue Reading

Republicans add last-minute school choice measures, mine-area restrictions

June 19, 2013 in New Richmond News

A debate over the new state budget lasted only 15 minutes in the Assembly Tuesday, as majority Republicans spent most of their time behind closed doors adding some last-minute items. Also, a rural Shell Lake man was critically hurt when he was mauled by a black bear Monday night. Read on for the latest on budget negotiations, rancor over the federal Farm Bill and an admission by Capuchin Order leaders that at least 23 friars abused minors. Continue Reading

Jet ski operator injured in accident

June 17, 2013 in New Richmond News

A Minnesota man was seriously injured in a boating incident on East Balsam Lake on Sunday, June 16. Continue Reading

Northern St. Croix County hammered by hail, rain

June 17, 2013 in New Richmond News

The warning sirens blew in New Richmond, but storm clouds stayed to the north and east Monday afternoon around 2 p.m. Continue Reading

Stillwater bridge cable breaks

June 16, 2013 in New Richmond News

A cable that is necessary for operation of the Stillwater Lift Bridge snapped Sunday, June 16, at around 8 p.m. Continue Reading

REGIONAL BRIEFS: Siblings of baby who died in van put in foster care

June 16, 2013 in New Richmond News

MOORHEAD, Minn. — A judge here ruled Friday that the siblings of a 5-month-old girl who died after she was left alone for hours in a van Tuesday should be placed in foster care. Continue Reading

Beuning honored for medical instruction

June 16, 2013 in New Richmond News

The 36th graduation ceremony of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Physician Assistant Program was conducted on May 17 of this year. Continue Reading

Starr donates $267 to SCC Elementary

June 16, 2013 in New Richmond News

Students at Starr Elementary donated $267 to St. Croix Central Elementary School after an arson fire forced school officials to close the building and move the students to “Panther Camp” at Rolling Ridges Girl Scout Camp. Continue Reading

Has skatepark found a home?

June 15, 2013 in New Richmond News

After evaluating three different potential sites for a new skatepark, New Richmond may have found the perfect location. Continue Reading

CJ’s K-9 Retreat empowers dog owners

June 15, 2013 in New Richmond News

Craig Johnson graduated from National K9 School of Dog Trainers in Columbus, Ohio with a certified dog trainer degree. He used that degree to build a business and build a name for himself as one of the best to contact for extreme behavioral issues in dogs. Continue Reading