Weather Forecast


Thanks to heavy and drifting snow, area schools closed today

These area schools are closed today due to heavy snow received beginning yesterday afternoon, lasting through the overnight hours:

  • New Richmond schools. All middle school activities are cancelled. High school students are told to check with activity advisors for updates.
  • St. Croix Central schools. All evening activities are cancelled. 4K conferences have been postponed.
  • Somerset schools are also cancelled today due to drifting and accumulating snow.
  • Sarah Young

    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. 

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