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Ellsworth police: Police called multiple times to Piety Street

Arrests Stephanie Peabody, 21, Ellsworth, was arrested for a probation violation at 3:02 p.m. Dec. 18 at 310 W. Main St. She was taken to the jail without incident. Andrew Krech, 35, Ellsworth, was arrested for a probation violation at 11:26 a.m. Dec. 19 at 310 W. Main St. Jon Dahl, 37, Red Wing,

PIERCE COUNTY HERALD - 2018-01-15 19:00:01

Sheriff: Child Dies in Western Wis. House Fire

Members of the New Richmond fire and police departments and the sheriff's office responded to the scene. The sheriff's office reported neighbors, family members and first responders attempted to rescue the child but, as a result of the fire and heat, were unable to do so. The child died as a result

KSTP - 2018-01-16 17:08:00

Associate Principal at Roseville High School Injured in Student Altercation

"This is to inform you that yesterday while attempting to de-escalate a student altercation, RAHS Associate Principal Eric Singer was injured," the statement read. "It is important to note that at no time during the altercation was Mr. Singer struck by a student. "Our immediate concern was ensuring

KSTP - 2018-01-16 20:48:00

Special election: Jarchow out to early lead

Results were trickling in with Jarchow, the Balsam Lake Assembly member, edging Somerset's Schachtner in Burnett and Polk Counties. Schachtner held a narrow, early edge in Dunn County. Results had yet to be tabulated in St. Croix and Pierce counties. Libertarian Brian Corriea, of Wilson, trailed sig

PIERCE COUNTY HERALD - 2018-01-17 02:48:50

NR School District to hold NR4K info meeting, open house

The New Richmond School District will host a NR4K informational meeting from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25 in the high school's large forum room. The district will also host an open house at the various NR4K sites 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 3. Topics to be addressed at the informational meetin

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2018-01-16 23:00:01

Mounds View residents concerned about planned gun range

Several Mounds View residents are dismayed after finding out that a gun club hopes to move into a mostly residential area of the city. The proposal came to Mounds View last year. Developers chose Crossroad Pointe, a city-owned property that had been vacant for several years, as the intended location

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-01-16 12:00:10

Red Wing Christmas Bird Count

Good weather, skilled birders, as well as sunshine helped make this year's Red Wing Christmas Bird Count one of our best. The total bird species count was 51, with a total of 11,948 birds counted. Most birds were waterfowl because the Mississippi River was partly open. Spotted waterfowl included mal

REPUBLICAN-EAGLE - 2018-01-16 13:50:01

Sorting out the pile; Senate candidates seek separation

One week before the special election on Tuesday, Jan. 16, to fill the Wisconsin Senate District 10 seat vacated by Sheila Harsdorf, contenders Patty Schachtner, Brian Corriea and Adam Jarchow squared off at a forum hosted by the New Richmond/St. Croix County VFW Memorial Post 10818 Auxiliary. A stan

RIVERTOWNS.NET - 2018-01-16 12:00:01

Rome man accused of stealing $17.5G from eBay buyer

ROME - A Rome man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly took $17,500 for a Bobcat skid-steer sale and never gave the buyer the equipment, the New York State Police said. Cody Madonia, 25, was arrested and charged with third-degree grand larceny, police said. The arrest followed an investigati

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 16:42:39

Utica police seek man suspect of stealing from pharmacy

UTICA - The Utica Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a robbery suspect. Police say the man picture in the surveillance video below allegedly stole medication from Walmart in north Utica on Jan. 11. Police say a similar incident also occurred at the Rite Aid pharmacy in

WKTV - 2018-01-16 18:12:00

2 injured in crash in Westmoreland

The crash happened at the intersection of Route 5 and Kitchen Gulf Road in Westmoreland shortly after 6:00 p.m. At least two people were injured in the accident and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital. Officials on the scene said their injuries were non-life threatening. The two cars involved in the

WKTV - 2018-01-16 05:10:00

Woman hurt as car flips onto roof

WESTMORELAND - A Utica woman was hospitalized after her car flipped onto its roof on Route 5 early Monday morning. Sheriff's deputies said Mileena Tran, 20, was eastbound at about 2:15 a.m. when she lost control of her 2005 Toyota Camry. Deputies said the car went off the shoulder and hit a street s

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-17 00:00:00

2 facing drug charges in Herkimer

On Dec. 13, 30-year-old Tiffany Locash was arrested and charged with two counts of felony third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance for allegedly selling heroin. On Jan. 9, 30-year-old Brittny Betti of Ilion was charged with two counts of felony third-degree criminal sale of a controll

WKTV - 2018-01-16 21:07:00

Father, son hurt in accident

TOWN OF DEERFIELD - A father and son were both hospitalized after their car slid off a snow-covered Route 8 today. Sheriff's deputies said Tomas Fernandez II, 22, of Gloversville, was eastbound at 3:50 a.m. when he lost control of his 2014 Buick while making a right turn onto Route 28. Fernandez an

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-17 00:00:00

New Hartford considers moving town offices to The Orchard

NEW HARTFORD - The town is considering the possibility of moving municipal offices to the former Gander Mountain building - an effort that could consolidate services and potentially save the town money. Gander Mountain - an outdoors retailer - filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy early last year and clos

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 10:08:00

Troopers accuse store owner of failing to deliver machinery

The owner of Proforce Excavation and Equipment on Turin Road is accused of selling a skid-steer online but never delivering the machinery, according to law enforcement officials. State police said Cody A. Madonia, 25, of Rome, listed a Bobcat skid-steer for sale on the website eBay from his busines

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-16 20:00:00

Minnesota's Bartz brothers will unveil their newest giant snow sculpture tonight

Forget Frosty. Three brothers from New Brighton have moved way beyond snowmen. For seven winters, the Bartz brothers (Austin, Connor and Trevor) have sculpted a mega-sized sea creature out of the white stuff on their front lawn. The attraction, which lasts as long as freezing temperatures, draws gaw

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 20:55:00

Lakeville principal, wife are focus of Apple Valley police investigation into unauthorized computer access

Apple Valley police said Tuesday they are investigating unauthorized computer access that originated at the home Chris Endicott, a principal at Century Middle School in Lakeville who was put on paid leave Friday. Endicott and his wife, Andrea, who live in Apple Valley, are both under investigation,

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-01-17 00:59:39

Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown for a week

STILLWATER, Minn. -- A weeklong lockdown in a unit of the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Stillwater ended Saturday. The B-West unit of the prison was placed on routine lockdown on Jan. 6 to allow guards to search for contraband, said Sarah Fitzgerald, a spokeswoman for the Minnesota Department of C

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 21:51:35

State death report: Neglect led to Roseville nursing home resident's suffocation

Nursing home operators in Roseville are being blamed for the death of a resident whose head became trapped between the mattress and the bed's grab bar. Langton Place "had no policy, procedure or system to ensure the proper sizing of mattresses, the fit of the grab bars [or the proper] space between

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 15:16:00