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2 Killed In St. Croix County Crash

Two drivers were killed and a third injured in a multi-vehicle crash in western Wisconsin on Tuesday. St. Croix County Sheriff’s officials say 34-year-old Amanda Day, of Osceola, Wis., struck a vehicle she was trying to pass on Highway 35 in Somerset Tuesday afternoon.

07/16/2014

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Missing Wis. Teen Loocated

Minneapolis Police are asking for help locating a missing 16-year-old who they believe may be currently in the Twin Cities metro area. Police said that Alissa Blanco, of Somerset, Wis., has been missing since mid-February.

04/01/2014

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Man Arrested For Threatening Student At Somerset (Wis.) School

A 20-year-old man was arrested Thursday after he verbally threatened a student at Somerset (Wis.) Elementary School and forcing the school district to go into a lockdown, according to the Somerset Police Department.

12/19/2013

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Body Recovered From Apple River Near Somerset, Wis.

Authorities are trying to determine the identity of a man whose body was recovered from the Apple River early Sunday afternoon, according to the St. Louuis County Sheriff’s Office.

10/28/2013

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Police: Man ‘Openly’ Carrying Guns Near Wis. School Arrested

Police arrested a 23-year-old Somerset man after he was spotted openly carrying two firearms within 1,000 feet of Somerset Middle School.

07/24/2013

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Diverse Group Of Leaders Meet To Discuss MN Sex Trafficking

A Twin Cities community is searching for solutions to a growing and disturbing problem – the sex trafficking of young girls. Faith leaders, law enforcement and survivors attended a community meeting in Oak Park Heights Saturday. Earlier this month, the FBI ranked Minnesota 13th in the nation for sex trafficking.

06/29/2013

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Washington Co. Commander Shot By Turkey Hunter In Western Wis.

A Washington County Sheriff’s Commander is in the hospital after being shot by a turkey hunter in western Wisconsin, according to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office.

04/30/2013

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Cops: Man Groped Multiple Women In Stillwater Cub Foods Parking Lot

Stillwater police have arrested a man who admitted to sexually assaulting multiple women in a Cub Foods parking lot, and other locations within the community.

04/05/2013

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Somerset Church Members Recount Guatemalan Kidnapping

It was supposed to be a mission trip to minister to women and children in Guatemala. But just a few hours into the trip, church members from Minnesota and western Wisconsin were begging for their lives.

02/04/2013

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First Annual Border Battle Beer Fest Set To Kick Off In Wisconsin

There’s a long history of friendly competition between Wisconsin and Minnesota. And now beer is being thrown into the mix.

07/13/2012

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SoundTown 2012 Canceled Due To Low Ticket Sales

The SoundTown Music and Camping Festival scheduled for July 27-28 has been canceled, according to its promoters Jam Productions and Somerstar Entertainment.

07/11/2012

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Rachel Slavik Is One Tough Mudder

At first glance it may look like your run of the mill race. Yet the Tough Mudder is anything but ordinary.

05/19/2012

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Woman Found Shot To Death In St. Croix County

Authorities are investigating after a man found his wife dead in a field in St. Croix County Monday afternoon.

04/24/2012

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Jane’s Addiction, Florence + The Machine Headline SoundTown

Jane’s Addiction, Florence + The Machine and Weezer will headline the SoundTown Music and Camping Festival this summer in Somerset, Wis.

04/11/2012

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51-Year-Old Man Arrested After Stabbing In Somerset, Wis.

A 51-year-old man is in custody after police say he stabbed a man several times in the abdomen and legs.

03/05/2012