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Mike and Sarah Moore opened SAM’s Corner Bar & Grill in downtown New Richmond in March 2013. Mike Moore was diagnosed with blastomycosis on March 15 this year and Sarah had his second child (her first) on Sunday, April 13. Paul Rode, owner of The Agave Kitchen in Hudson, agreed to help the family by becoming their employee and running SAM’s while Mike recovers and Sarah takes care of their children. (Photo by Jackie Grumish)
Agave owner lends SAM’s a helping hand
April 17, 2014 - 1:16pm
The tree wrappings put up for Random Acts of Art could be seen on the trees across the street from the Veterans Memorial on West Fourth Street near Westfields Hospital during the second week of April. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Spreading the art around
April 17, 2014 - 11:14am
Somerset standout Gaelin Elmore signed a letter of intent in February to play college football at the University of Minnesota. Elmore’s strong academics made him a prized possession of many college football coaches who wanted to add his strong work ethic to their program.
Somerset's Gaelin Elmore honored as 2014 WIAA Scholar Athlete
April 17, 2014 - 3:26pm
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Briefs: Yard debris, Loyalty Day, speed limit change and more
April 17, 2014 - 10:44am
Nathan Maier, chiropractor and owner of newly opened Willow River Chiropractic, hopes his practice will keep patients out of pain and teach them to take a more active role in their care. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Chiropractor opens new practice in New Richmond
April 17, 2014 - 10:26am
Polk County Coordinator Nan Riegel gets a preliminary count from volunteers at Cafe Wren following Saturday’s count. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
Caring for cranes: Annual Sandhill Crane count a labor of love
April 17, 2014 - 10:53am
This giveaway basket showcased the Sportsmans Bar & Grill’s new spicy Redneck Juice, as well as the original, in the new mayonnaise jar packaging. Redneck Juice’s Facebook page often features fun giveaways, tasting location information and pictures people submit of Redneck Juice consumption around the United States. (Submitted photo)
Spicin’ it up
April 18, 2014 - 11:34am
According to Trinity Lutheran’s Marti Peterson, children put the first bricks on the house as part of the kick-off on the first Sunday of the Challenge as the council members contributed enough for them to each be able to put on a brick. During Sunday School, they made little house banks that are on the tables to collect loose change. They all received hard hats a couple of Sundays later for their construction work.They are also making flowers for the house. (Submitted photo)
Churches challenging for charity
April 18, 2014 - 11:18am
New Richmond High school senior Cree Schuh’s artwork, titled “The Healer,” is based on the image of a Hmong blessing a dead man with a crowd of people walking around.
Three New Richmond students receive state awards for art
April 18, 2014 - 12:02pm
Developer dreaming of Palomino Hills
April 18, 2014 - 11:20am
Yellow curbs mean no parking
April 18, 2014 - 11:16am
Star Prairie board to levy for curb, sidewalk costs
April 17, 2014 - 10:30am
Board urges residents to participate in task force
April 18, 2014 - 11:14am
Middle school actors (from left) Abrianna Utgaard, Elizabeth Offerosky, Jacob Medchill and Renee Goulet take part in a dress rehearsal for the New Richmond Middle School production of “Sleeping Beauty” on Monday, April 7, in the middle school auditorium. (Photos by Jordan Willi)
Middle schoolers perform ‘Sleeping Beauty’
April 18, 2014 - 11:54am
The New Richmond High School concert band performed four selections during the school’s spring band concert on Monday,April 14, which also featured the jazz band, wind ensemble and the symphonic band, a combination of the wind ensemble and concert bands.
High school bands, choirs perform at spring concerts
April 18, 2014 - 12:06pm