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.
30 Hours Of Bell Ringing Pays Off For Hudson DuoDerek Lilyquist and Jeremy Gilbert spent 30 hours ringing bells for the Salvation Army in front of the County Market in Hudson, Wis. Their goal was to raise $50,000 for a homeless shelter in nearby New Richmond. Friday night, about an hour before the end of their marathon, Lilyquist and Gilbert topped their goal, raising nearly $52,000.
Polk Co. Farm Owners Accused Of Horse NeglectThe Polk County Sheriff’s office is investigating accusations of animal neglect on a farm owned by a Wisconsin family. Milltown Township officials say they found nearly two dozen horses malnourished, and several were dead when they were called to Otter Creek Ranch last week. Polk County Town Chair Harlen Hegdal says it was a disturbing sight. “I knew it had to be serious because the sheriff’s deputy said 'We need to have you out here ASAP,” Hegdal said. “There were dead horses, there were horses eating their stalls. There were horses just sitting rocking, back and forth.”
Dead Body Investigation In New Richmond, Wis. New Richmond Police are investigating after a dead body was discovered below a water tower Monday morning. At 7:46 p.m., the St. Croix County Dispatch received a phone call indicating that there was a body of a male victim lying on the ground below the water tower located behind the New Richmond Fire Department, according to police.