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New Richmond, Somerset football teams improve to 2-0 in MBC with one-sided wins
September 12, 2014 - 9:32pm
Woll injured in cycling accident; Eau Claire woman’s injuries fatal
September 11, 2014 - 1:41pm
James Jackson recites an oath as City Clerk Tanya Reigel swears him into the office of District 3 alderperson on the New Richmond City Council on Monday, Sept. 8. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Jackson appointed to City Council
September 11, 2014 - 1:40pm

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New Richmond Fire & Rescue personnel respond to a reported gas leak shortly after 1 p.m. Wednesday at Subway (215 N. Knowles Ave.) in New Richmond. (Photo by Sarah Young)
Gas leak briefly shuts down Knowles Avenue
September 11, 2014 - 1:36pm
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September 12, 2014 - 9:31am
Teacher Wade Erickson begins class during the first day of school in 2013 at Somerset High School. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
Statewide initiative goes into effect this school year
September 11, 2014 - 8:48am
Revised St. Croix handbook outlines ‘how the county will treat its employees’
September 11, 2014 - 1:38pm
The Phillips-Medisize facility in New Richmond is located in the city’s industrial park at the corner of Wisconsin Drive and St. Croix Avenue. A housing development is situated directly to its north. (Photo by Mike Demulling)
Phillips-Medisize plans major expansion
September 11, 2014 - 1:27pm
From left: Mary Brainerd, president and CEO, HealthPartners; Joe Simon, president, Simon Electric Construction Company; Steve Massey, president and CEO, Westfields Hospital; Weston Arndt, WPPI Energy Services representative; Robert Mullen, Utility Commission member; Fred Horne, mayor of New Richmond; Jason Luhrs, CFO, Westfields Hospital & Clinic; Tom Nirmaier, manager, Plant Operations, Westfields Hospital & Clinics; and State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls). (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Westfields Hospital to add solar power
September 11, 2014 - 1:24pm
A competitor wrestles a goat to the ground during the goat tying event of the Iron Cowgirl Competition Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Somerset Amphitheater. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Cowgirls take over SomerStar Ranch
September 11, 2014 - 1:19pm
River Falls resident Lori Loney, and her siblings Joni Herum, also of River Falls; Patrick Strand, Hammond; Dan Strand, Scottsdale, Ariz.; and Tom Strand, Alaska, were chosen as honorary chairs for the Walk to End Alzheimers set for Sept. 20 at The Deerfield senior living facility in New Richmond. From left are Patrick, Loni, Lori and Dan. Tom is not shown. The siblings’ mother, Kelly Strand, passed away last year after a five-year struggle with Lewy body dementia. (Photo by Gretta Stark)
Siblings follow in mom’s footsteps, strive to help others through Alzheimer’s Walk
September 4, 2014 - 9:45am
Curtiss Anderson, who owns property along Highway 64 at 95th Street, speaks in opposition to WisDOT alternatives that would alter his property during a public hearing at Star Prairie Town Hall on Thursday, Aug. 28. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Residents, business owners voice concerns over Highway 64 plans
September 4, 2014 - 9:54am
Wastewater Treatment Plant Supervisor Dennis Holtz educates the City Council about exactly what the wastewater treatment facility does during a tour on Monday, Aug. 18. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Council gets close look at city’s needs
September 4, 2014 - 9:51am
Starr Elementary students look to find their individual hook for their backpack and other school supplies in the hallway outside of their classrooms before the start of the first day of school on Tuesday, Sept. 2. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
School is in
September 2, 2014 - 3:22pm
Our View: Fire contract needs to be reworked
September 11, 2014 - 1:31pm