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Heavy rain factor in fatal crash

PRESS RELEASE POLK COUNTY - On Thursday September 20th 2018, at 6:56 p.m., the Polk County Sheriff’s Office began receiving reports of a two vehicle...

Grantsburg man charged with sexual assault of child

Becky Strabel | Staff writer BURNETT COUNTY - Alan Byers, 42, Grantsburg, was charged by Burnett County Special Prosecutor Joseph Schieffer with two counts of...

Grantsburg hockey on thin ice

Eddie Emerson | Staff writer GRANTSBURG - The Grantsburg Hockey Association, appearing before the Grantsburg Village Board on Monday, Sept. 10, announced they are skating...

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Candidates for Burnett County sheriff respond to questions on racial profiling,...

BURNETT COUNTY - The local unit of the League of Women Voters has sent questions to local candidates running for office in the November...

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Vikings win big on the road

Dragons, Cardinals also successful in away games Above The Fold Media | For The Leader MELLEN - Landyn Johnson rushed for 216 yards and three touchdowns...

Seven consecutive TDs for Pirates in victory over TL

Above The Fold Media | For The Leader GRANTSBURG – A brief lead is all the Turtle Lake football team could manage. Its 6-0 first-quarter advantage...

Starwire, Lakeland, Amery Telcom receive broadband expansion grants

Communities of Clayton, Eureka, Clam Falls to benefit MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker and the Public Service Commission announced Thursday, Sept. 20, $7 million in...

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Grantsburg man charged with sexual assault of child

Becky Strabel | Staff writer BURNETT COUNTY - Alan Byers, 42, Grantsburg, was charged by Burnett County Special Prosecutor Joseph Schieffer with two counts of...

Elected officials need to build the future, not tear down the...

What is going on with some who represent leadership for our great little city of St. Croix Falls? Why do some in leadership roles...

Candidates for Burnett County sheriff respond to questions on racial profiling,...

BURNETT COUNTY - The local unit of the League of Women Voters has sent questions to local candidates running for office in the November...

Paul Haben Sr.

Paul Haben Sr., 85, passed away peacefully Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose Marie (Rosie); daughter, Linda Marie;...

Roy Lewis Clark

  Roy Lewis Clark, 92, passed away at Frederic Nursing and Rehab on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Roy lived most of his life on the homestead...

Michael Roger Schmidt

  Michael Roger Schmidt, 68, of Osceola, Wisconsin, formerly of St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, passed away surrounded by loved ones in his home on Sunday,...

Lanita Guion Bergquist

  Lanita Guion Bergquist , 89, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at Water's Edge Care Center. She was born July 5, 1929, in Spooner, Wisconsin. She...

Eugene “Mike” Karpinski

  Eugene "Mike" Karpinski, 73, of Frederic, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully at his home Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, with his beloved wife, Linda, by his...

Paul Haben Sr.

  Paul Haben Sr., 85, passed away peacefully Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose Marie (Rosie); daughter, Linda Marie;...

Donald Wayne Peterson

Donald Wayne Peterson, 78, of North Branch, Minnesota, formerly of Webster, Wisconsin, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Donald was born in Webster on...

Frances Eleanor Dahlberg

  Frances Eleanor Dahlberg, 92, of Frederic, passed on to her eternal home in heaven on July 18, 2018, at Frederic Nursing and Rehab.  She...

Brian Dennis Moris

  Brian Dennis Moris, 54, of Balsam Lake, Wisconsin, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. Brian was born Aug. 1, 1964, in St. Paul, Minnesota. He...
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