Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 12:08
GARY KING | Editor
BURNETT COUNTY - Authorities are asking for help in solving a hit-and-run accident that claimed the life of a 30-year-old woman near Hertel in the... Read More

The annual Tribute to the Big Bands concert is set for Wednesday, June 29, 7 p.m., at the Darrell Aderman Auditorium. — File photo by Larry Samson

06/24/2016

Twelve motorcyclists and their passengers set out on the morning of Saturday, June 11, from the American Legion Hall on a ride for life, raising awareness and funds for those fighting cancer. - Photo by Priscilla Bauer

06/24/2016

Megan Kalmoe, a 2001 St. Croix Falls graduate, was nominated to represent the United States at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in August. Kalmoe will compete in the quadruple sculls. She was part of the 2012 Olympic quadruple sculls team in London, which won the bronze medal. – Photo submitted

06/22/2016

News Headlines

“As a sovereign nation we have a right to provide for our membership,” said tribal council member Elmer “Jay” Emery as he presented plans to the Burnett County Health and Human Services committee for a cannabis oil production facility at the St. Croix Chippewa’s former St. Croix Fisheries facility in Danbury. “If my plan happens, gaming will be secondary to CBD oil.” - Photo by Priscilla Bauer

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 11:17
E.ROYAL EMERSON | Staff writer
SIREN - Stating that he wanted to make amends for a previously unsuccessful tribal business venture, St. Croix Chippewa Tribal Council member Elmer “... Read More
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 13:28
JEN BARTON | Special to leaderregister.com
GRANTSBURG - Attention all residents, there will be two hazardous waste collection events held on Saturday, July 9. Grantsburg will hold their event... Read More
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 13:21
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The St. Croix National Scenic Riverway is one of 25 national parks selected to receive a 2016 Active Trails grant from the... Read More

The annual Tribute to the Big Bands concert is set for Wednesday, June 29, 7 p.m., at the Darrell Aderman Auditorium. — File photo by Larry Samson

Friday, June 24, 2016 - 11:01
Shell Lake Arts Center
SHELL LAKE - The Shell Lake Arts Center will hold its annual Tribute to the Big Bands concert on Wednesday, June 29. The concert will start at 7 p.m... Read More
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 11:00
RICE LAKE—On Thursday June 23, 2016 at 8:42pm the Barron County Sheriff’s Department received a 911 call from Devon Bernstein, 17, stating that there... Read More
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 10:55
GREG MARSEN | Staff writer
TAYLORS FALLS, Minn. – Recent reports that endangered northern long-eared bats may have been found in previously forgotten manmade caves below Hwy. 8... Read More

Twelve motorcyclists and their passengers set out on the morning of Saturday, June 11, from the American Legion Hall on a ride for life, raising awareness and funds for those fighting cancer. - Photo by Priscilla Bauer

Friday, June 24, 2016 - 10:50
PRISCILLA BAUER | Staff writer
GRANTSBURG – A total of 12 motorcyclists and their passengers set out on the morning of Saturday, June 11, from the American Legion Hall on a ride... Read More
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 11:48
RICH KREMER | WPR news
MADISON - Gov. Scott Walker says he's hopeful a federal judge will allow hunters to begin thinning a growing wolf population in Wisconsin. A... Read More
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 11:42
Office of Sen Sheila Harsdorf
MADISON - State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf recently issued a statement on the death of Secretary Kitty Rhoades. “The sudden loss of Secretary Kitty Rhoades... Read More

Viewed from below, the Wisconsin approach is much higher up than the Minnesota side. - Photos by Greg Marsten

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 11:20
GREG MARSTEN | Staff writer
STILLWATER – Construction of the all-new bridge meant to replace the aged Stillwater Lift Bridge is back on track, according to officials involved in... Read More

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