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April 3, 2014
April is Art Month in New Richmond
April 3, 2014 - 10:13am
March 20, 2014
Judy Anderson and her grandson Jaxon stand next to one of her two pieces she showed at the International Juried Arts in Harmony Exhibit in Elk River, Minn., on Feb. 9. The piece is call “Snap Shot” and was inspired by her grandson. (Submitted photo)
Local artist gets two pieces into international juried art exhibit
March 20, 2014 - 2:38pm
February 27, 2014
The New Richmond Community Choir is made up of 43 members, including former and current music teachers, choir directors and choir members from area churches. The group is under the direction of Bill Leahy (second from left) and accompanied by the violin and the piano.
New Richmond Community Choir prepares for first concert
February 27, 2014 - 9:52am
February 13, 2014
New Richmond eighth-grader Morgan Meskill poses with her giant wolf snow sculpture that she created in her front yard on Charleston Drive in New Richmond back in December. (Submitted photo)
Making the most of the snow
February 13, 2014 - 12:25pm
February 12, 2014
New library director envisions community hub
February 12, 2014 - 12:41pm
January 30, 2014
Elvis, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Troll, gets help with his bath from members of the audience, who blow bubbles all over him, during the Friday, Jan. 24 performance of the Three Billy Goats Gruff at the Old Gem Theater.
Children enjoy ‘Three Billy Goats Gruff’
January 30, 2014 - 2:51pm
January 24, 2014
Send a singing Valentine
January 24, 2014 - 10:00am
January 23, 2014
Pictured are Tom Monn (top), who plays Rock ‘n’ Roll Troll and the three billy goats (from left) Jameen Lauck, who plays the Little Billy Goat; Kevin McLaughlin, who plays the Big Billy Goat; and Kerry Forester, who plays the Middle Billy Goat. (Submitted photo)
'Three Billy Goats Gruff' hits the stage at Old Gem Theater
January 23, 2014 - 9:14am
January 16, 2014
Packers fans cheer on the Dweebs during the band’s performance at the Tundra Tailgate Zone outside of Lambeau Field in Green Bay before the Packers’ playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers on Jan. 5. (Submitted photo)
Dweebs rock NFL playoffs
January 16, 2014 - 10:18am
January 10, 2014
(From left) Kayla Boyd, Kristy Olson, Paulette Anderson, Don Fowell and Glen Rasmussen plan to jump out of airplane in July if they can raise $3,000 toward paying off Foster Hall’s land contract. (Submitted photo)
Five Hammond residents agree to jump out of plane
January 10, 2014 - 3:18pm
The Somerset bench, part of the new Art Bench Trail, located in Larry Forrest Memorial Park. (Submitted photo)
Art Bench Trail will connect river valley towns
January 10, 2014 - 3:08pm
January 9, 2014
Terry Butler's photograph titled "Little Girl" was named Image of the Year and earned first place it the Humanity category. Butler is from Hudson. He took the phot at Luxemburg Garden in Paris. Submitted photo to Hudson Star Observer.
Photo club gives awards, first places to Hudson and New Richmond
January 9, 2014 - 2:08pm
December 30, 2013
(From left) Jake Scott, Ethan Lammers, J.T. Karis and Mitch Hosley of J.T. and the Boyz barbershop quartet impressed the crowd with their harmonizing skills on the song <I>Honey, Little Lize Medley<I> at Somerset High School’s Dec. 16 winter concert.
Musical medleys deliver holiday treat
December 30, 2013 - 9:01am
December 26, 2013
The Dennis Family, at 1914 W. Seventh St., in New Richmond, took home first place in the Kiwanis Club’s Christmas Lighting Contest as decided by a panel of judges after seeing as many houses as possible on Wednesday, Dec. 18. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Kiwanis Club selects winner of the best lighting display contest
December 26, 2013 - 9:24am
December 20, 2013
The German Club students sang at the St. Croix County Health Center this fall for an Oktoberfest celebration. (From left) Tyler Miller, James Geiger, Cullen Scott (SCC HS student), Herr Scott, Karlee Martinez, Natalie Spurrell, Myah Olson, Maura Laesser, MacKenzie Anderson and John Spaeth (SCC HS student). (Submitted photo)
German Club provides glimpses into another culture
December 20, 2013 - 2:40pm