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Pedestrian struck, killed by minivan in SLP

A 59-year-old Forest Lake man was struck and killed by a vehicle Monday evening in Spring Lake Park on Highway 65, police report. Authorities were told that this man was walking in the southbound lanes of traffic and wearing dark clothing. The 30-year-old Fridley woman who hit this man with her mini

HOMETOWNSOURCE.COM - 2018-03-20 15:45:00

Boyceville hires new middle school and high school principal

BOYCEVILLE - The Boyceville school district has hired Tyler Moy as the new middle school and high school principal to replace retiring principal Steve Glocke. Moy's first official day of employment in the district will be July 1, said Kevin Sipple, school district administrator, at the Boyceville Bo

DEWITTMEDIA.COM - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Trial scheduled for Boyceville man accused of not properly registering as a sex offender

MENOMONIE - A one-day jury trial has been scheduled in Dunn County Circuit Court for a 49-year-old Boyceville man accused of failing to properly register as a sex offender. Chris D. Herdahl appeared with his attorney, Roger M. Hillestad, before Judge James Peterson March 12 for a pre-trial conferenc

DEWITTMEDIA.COM - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Somerset man convicted in Minn. rape case

A 72-year-old Somerset man was convicted late last month in Minnesota of child rape. According to an Albert Lea Tribune News story, Joel M. Radjenovich pleaded guilty Feb. 28 to second-degree criminal sexual conduct on the third day of a jury trial. The victim in the case was younger than 13, accord


Barron Electric to host 82nd annual meeting

BARRON- Entertainment, awarding of prizes, and lunch are among the activities planned for Barron Electric's upcoming annual meeting. "Barron Electric Cooperative's 82nd Annual Meeting will focus on electric vehicle technology and concern for community," said Barron Electric's General Manager Dallas

APG OF WISCONSIN - 2018-03-20 13:22:00

Contract awarded for Hanley Road project

The Hudson Common Council awarded the construction contract for the Hanley Road street improvement project to Monarch Paving for $921,911.68. Selected as this year's street improvement project, the work on Hanley Road will run from Carmichael Road to Heritage Boulevard. Work includes mill and overla

HUDSON STAR-OBSERVER - 2018-03-19 15:42:00

Measure to tighten drunk-driving laws for snowmobiles, ATVs advances

A measure to ban people convicted of driving drunk in a motor vehicle from operating a snowmobile or all-terrain vehicle advanced at the Legislature on Monday. The measure comes after 8-year-old Alan Geisenkoetter Jr. of Wyoming was killed by a man driving a snowmobile while his license was revoked

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-03-19 22:16:00

Rice Lake man arrested in Eau Claire for third OWI

A Rice Lake man was arrested for drunken driving early Saturday in Eau Claire. Troy Brower, 42, was arrested for OWI-third offense, driving the wrong way and fleeing an officer, stated a news release issued by the State Patrol, Eau Claire Post. The State Patrol reports that shortly after 2 a.m., a t


UPDATE: Man sentenced in fatal drunken driving crash

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (WEAU) -- The New Richmond man charged after one person died and three others were hurt in a drunken driving crash has now been sentenced. Monday, in St. Croix County Court 20-year-old Dalton Mundle was sentenced to eight years of probation and 12 month conditional jail time. He w

WEAU-TV 13 - 2018-03-19 23:12:00

Driver killed in rollover on I-94

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A Newport, Minnesota man was killed when he rolled his truck merging onto Interstate 94 from Highway 280. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the Dodge Dakota pickup truck was headed south on 280 and exited to eastbound I-94 at about 3:18 a.m. Sunday. Near the bottom of the ra

KARE - 2018-03-18 21:03:00

Man arrested after short Barron Co. high-speed chase

BARRON, Wis. (WEAU) -- A man has been arrested after a high-speed chase in Barron County. It happened Sunday afternoon on Highway D, south of Barron. Deputies say they tried to pull over Nicholas Mosay, 31 of Balsam Lake, for a traffic violation. That's when they say he took off at a high-rate of sp

WEAU-TV 13 - 2018-03-19 22:52:00

Speed Limit Lowered On Washington County Highway

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MN - Motorists will encounter flaggers and a reduced speed limit as crews relocate utilities beneath Highway 95 between Bailey Road and 70th Street. Crews had to temporarily lower the speed limit to 45 mph in the work area due to "excessive speeding," according to the Minnesota De

PATCH - 2018-03-19 13:47:00

BL man leads authorities on high-speed chase

BARRON COUNTY - On Sunday, March 18, at 1:00 p.m., a Barron County Sheriff's Deputy attempted to stop a vehicle on Hwy D south of Barron for a traffic violation and the vehicle failed to stop. A short chase (3.5 miles) took place with speeds reaching 100 mph before the driver came to a stop. The dri

LEADERNEWSROOM.COM - 2018-03-19 14:44:49

St. Patrick delivers perfect day for a paradel

(From left) Izabella Robelia, and brothers, Grayson and Liam Lynch were wearing their green for the St. Patrick's Day Parade Saturday in New Richmond. For more photos, turn to page A10 or visit newrichmond-news.com for photos and video. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia2 / 21 Visitors from as far

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2018-03-20 15:12:04

New Richmond Police: Police dispatched; traffic crashes

Dispatched An officer was dispatched to the 700 block of Sharron Avenue for an emergency detention complaint at 9:59 a.m. Friday, Feb. 23. An officer was dispatched to the 100 block of West Third Street for a welfare check at 11:14 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22. An officer was dispatched to the 600 bloc


Pedestrian killed while walking on Anoka County highway

iStock A pedestrian killed when hit by a minivan on Monday evening was walking along a busy highway. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office, in a news release, said a 59-year-old man from Forest Lake died when hit by the van driven by a 30-year-old woman from Fridley. The incident happened at 8:06 p.m. o

BRINGMETHENEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 14:57:56

ID'd: Teen shot dead in Minneapolis late at night

Authorities on Sunday identified the person shot and killed late Friday in Minneapolis as an 18-year-old from St. Paul. Norea S. Wilford was shot in the chest near E. 43rd Street and 1st Avenue S. and died at Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's


MISSING: Woman last seen leaving Walmart in Cambridge, Minn.

CAMBRIDGE, Minn. (KMSP) - Police in Cambridge, Minnesota, are asking for help finding 19-year-old Teagan Grass of Isanti. According to a release, Grass walked away from the Walmart in Cambridge around 4 p.m. on Friday and headed in an unknown direction. Authorities are concerned for her safety. Gras


Woman arrested after leading deputies on chase in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- A Tomah woman is arrested after leading deputies on a chase through Jackson County. It happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday in the township of Knapp. Deputies say they received a report of 33-year-old Krystal Kogutkiewicz acting suspicious outside of a home. They say she h


Ohly Americas, Boyceville, WI, currently

ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Ohly Americas, Boyceville, WI, currently has an opening for an Accounting & Administrative Assistant at our Boyceville, WI facility. This position reports to the Chief Financial Officer to support Accounting and operations. Responsibilities and expectations of t