Members of Somerset American Legion Post 111 stand with Somerset Elementary students and recite the Pledge of Allegiance at the school’s annual Veterans Day program on Nov. 11. (Photo by Sarah Young)1 / 2
Fourth-grader Charlotte Eichten and some of her fellow classmates took turns reading Veterans Day poems at the Somerset Elementary annual Veterans Day program on Nov. 11. (Photo by Sarah Young)2 / 2
Sarah Young was appointed the editor of the Pierce County Herald in February 2015. She joined RiverTown Multimedia in October 2013 as a news reporter for the New Richmond News, where she covered community events, spot news and education in Hammond, Roberts, Somerset and St. Croix County Circuit Court. Previously she free-lanced for the River Falls Journal, Hudson Star-Observer, RiverTown special publications and the Superior Catholic Herald. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Spanish and French in 2001. She completed a minor in journalism in 2004.