Mom, 10-Year-Old Daughter Dead In Fire; Ex-Boyfriend ArrestedAuthorities say two people were found dead after a house fire in the western Wisconsin community of New Richmond. Police say fire crews were called to the home around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Officials: Wis. Boy, 14, Steals Multiple Cars In Armed Crime SpreeAfter 16 hours on the run -- in at least four stolen vehicles -- a Wisconsin boy is now behind bars.
Man Accused Of Kidnapping Ex, Forcing Her To Drive With Rope Around Her NeckA New Richmond, Wisconsin man faces multiple criminal charges after allegedly kidnapping his former girlfriend and forcing her to drive for several hours with a rope around her neck. Baldwin police say 50-year-old Daniel O'Keefe snuck into his ex-girlfriend's car Wednesday night in the parking lot of Notato Contour in Menomonie, where they both work.
Police: 3rd Escaped Wis. Inmate Captured In MinneapolisThe third and final inmate who escaped from a New Richmond, Wisconsin correctional facility was captured Saturday morning in Minneapolis. Police say Jesse Jamal Fairly, 26, escaped from the St. Croix Correctional Faculty Wednesday night with Andre Lee Vance and Kyle Peterson.
2nd Escaped New Richmond Inmate Captured In MadisonA second of three escaped inmates is in police custody Friday afternoon, according to the New Richmond Police Department.
New Richmond Correctional Facility Escapee CaughtThe New Richmond Police Department says one of the three inmates who escaped from a corrections facility has been captured. Kyle Peterson was arrested at around 7 a.m. Friday. Police found him in Whitewater, Wisconsin.
3 Inmates Escape From Wis. Corrections Boot CampOfficials with the New Richmond school district said that classes were canceled Thursday morning because three inmates had escaped from a nearby correctional center.
Wis. Cops Seeking Help Identifying Robbery Suspects Police in western Wisconsin are asking the public’s help in identifying two suspects in an armed robbery last week.
DeRusha Eats: Table 65 In New Richmond, Wis.Look closely on dozens of Twin Cities menus and you'll find the fish from Star Prairie Trout Farm -- just 45 minutes from our downtowns. Besides their commercial fishing operation, they have ponds where anyone can fish. My morning show co-anchor, Jamie Yuccas, had more success than I did at fishing.
Goin' To The Lake: Jason & Jamie Visit new Richmond, Wis. (Day 2)On Thursday, Jason DeRusha and Jamie Yuccas headed east to New Richmond, Wis. where they visited the Heritage Center, went kayaking on the Apple River, explored Willow River State Park, enjoyed the 45th Parallel Distillery and visited Star Prairie Trout Farm.
Goin' To The Lake: Jason & Jamie Visit New Richmond, Wis. (Day 1)Even when record rains are falling, WCCO makes it to the lake. This summer, until the start of the Great Minnesota Get-Together, we're highlighting communities in Minnesota and western Wisconsin. This week, Jason DeRusha and Jamie Yuccas visit New Richmond, Wis.
Wis. Bar Owners Get Helping Hand After Rare IllnessA small town Wisconsin restaurant owner has fallen on some bad luck. About a year ago, Mike and Sarah Moore opened Sam's in New Richmond. A few weeks back, however, Mike became sick with a rare form of pneumonia and he was sedated into a coma.
Ohio Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of MinorA 22-year-old man appeared in St. Croix County Circuit Court Monday afternoon after he was charged with the sexual assault of a minor on Saturday. According to New Richmond Police, an officer noticed a vehicle parked in Woodland Creek Park shortly after 1 a.m. on Saturday with Ohio license plates. The officer found two males undressed inside, and after questioning found their ages were 22 and 15.
Police Looking For Robbery Suspect In New Richmond (Wis.)Authorities in western Wisconsin are looking for a male suspect after a store was robbed at gunpoint on Wednesday in New Richmond, Wis. New Richmond Police responded to the Cash Store on the 1600 block of Dorset Lane at about 5:55 p.m. Wednesday on a report of an armed robbery.
Hudson (Wis.) Man, 19, Killed In New Year's Day Rollover CrashA 19-year-old man from Hudson, Wis., was killed Wednesday in a rollover crash in western Wisconsin, according to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities responded to the accident at about 5:18 a.m. on the 1600 block County Highway A in the town of Richmond.