Area Breaking News


October 29, 2020

The Type D Notice of Polling Place and times for the Town of Colfax for the upcoming general election to held on November 3, 2020 inadvertently listed the wrong polling site. All township residents planning to vote on election day should report to the Colfax Town Hall located at N8409 County Road M, Colfax, WI…

Presidential election next Tuesday

October 27, 2020

The long presidential campaign trail will be coming to an end next Tuesday, November 3rd as that is the final day of voting for president, congressional, state and county offices. Voting in many states has been ongoing for some time and reports indicate that almost 50 million people have voted so far in this election…

Wheeler woman perishes in 2-vehicle crash on STH 25

October 27, 2020

WHEELER — A Wheeler woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash in the village last Tuesday. Zekia Hodgson, 27 of Wheeler, was pronounced dead at the scene after she lost control of her vehicle, crossed the centerline and was struck by a truck, driven by Jason Duncan, 50 of Minong, WI. The accident occurred around…

Three injured when plow truck and car collide

October 22, 2020

TOWN OF GLENWOOD — A violent collision just past Noon on Thursday, October 22 in the Town of Glenwood between a St. Croix County plow truck and a passenger vehicle has injured three including two young children. Glenwood City Fire and EMS were dispatched to 2843 County Road G in the Town of Glenwood at…

Accident serves as a reminder to motorists to take care during fall harvest

October 20, 2020

TOWN OF LUCAS — A 25-year old woman was fortunate to escape serious injury after she drove her car in to a grain auger being towed by a tractor last Monday afternoon. On October 19, 2020, at about 2:27 p.m., the Dunn County Communications Center received a report of a car that had struck a…