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Sirovatka takes reins as Somerset's new police chief
Roberts woman accused of teaching preteen to do meth
My Happy Place: Somerset’s new destination
Excitement is building: City has several big construction projects in the works
County Board members could get take-home tablets
crime and courts
New Richmond boys basketball scores in bunches, beats River Falls 48-32
St. Croix Central gets preliminary approval to move to Middle Border Conference
New Richmond wrestlers shred Osceola, 56-15
New Richmond boys hockey has hectic schedule for rest of season
Comeback gets St. Croix Central girls back into the win column
NRHS offering students, staff snacks after school
Celebrating Catholic Schools Week
Special needs open enrollment space availability set to zero for NR School District
SHS concert choir receives high honor from WCDA
SCC District’s AA credit rating helps save taxpayers $1.2 million
Enterprising teen turns beekeeping hobby into business
Getting fit, sticking to resolutions in the new year
See "Goldilocks and the Three Hawaiian Bears" this weekend
PHOTOS: Collin's Community Hero Day 2015
Minding your business: Wastewater treatment plant turns sewage into safe water
arts and entertainment
14CV507 Wells Fargo Bank vs Alex H Stringer, Lona M Stringer aka Johnston
St. Croix County Hwy Dept. Public Informational Meeting - CTH A
15PR1 In the matter of the estate of Thomas R. Shipley
13CV738 Nationstar Mortgage vs. Elizabeth A Ziemer aka Sells and Jeremy Ziemer
Town of Cylon - Ordinance 2014-01
Gladys A. Cole, 95
Frances (McNamara) Cohler, 62
Monica L. Roy, 73
Grace Bentley, 97
Rachel V. Shay, 83
Our View: Judges made the right appointment
Letters to the Editor: Jan. 29, 2015
Editor's Notebook: Are you over the Packers’ loss yet?
Sarah Sez: Everyone needs a Derek in their lives
Our View: Good Samaritans selflessly doing good
Get Out! Deals
June 15, 2013
CJ's K-9 Retreat empowers dog owners
Craig Johnson graduated from National K9 School of Dog Trainers in Columbus, Ohio with a certified dog trainer degree.
business / family
June 15, 2013 - 7:52am
June 13, 2013
Hayes sends a Father's Day message
Sgt. Sydney Hays, an intelligence analyst with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, is currently...
June 13, 2013 - 1:15pm
May 31, 2013
Bridge pastor passes the baton
family / religion / life
May 31, 2013 - 1:57pm
Nemecs selected as Pea Soup Days marshals
When Brad Nemec received an email asking him to be grand marshal for the Pea Soup Days parade, he said he was surprised. "It's an honor, and...
arts and entertainment / family / life
May 31, 2013 - 1:48pm
May 29, 2013
Yellowstone Trail festivities set Saturday
Hudson celebrates Yellowstone Trail Heritage Day Saturday with various activities throughout the community. The Yellowstone Trail (1912-1930)...
news / family
May 29, 2013 - 4:16pm
May 17, 2013
Eighth-graders receive community letters
In this day of computers and emails, receiving a handwritten, personal letter can be a special thing. Patty Schachtner, Somerset school nurse, helped organize the letter-writing campaign in the schools with Gina Knutson, Carol Jones, Gail Buell and Randy Calleja as a part of the...
education / health / family / life
May 17, 2013 - 3:00am
May 11, 2013
Play & Learn helps moms, kids connect
When Jamie Wendt recently decided to become a stay at home mom, she was concerned about feeling isolated and about providing her kids opportunities for social interaction. Being new to the New Richmond area, "I didn't know that many people here," Wendt said. In January 2013, Jamie...
health / family / life
May 11, 2013 - 7:31am
April 17, 2013
Freedom Fest set in New Richmond
The community's veterans organizations, along with other organizations, are planning a special "Freedom Fest" volleyball and bean bag tournament event Saturday, May 18, at Freedom Park (1310 County Road CC). All proceeds from the event will go toward Freedom Park's new irrigation...
family / health
April 17, 2013 - 4:23pm
Somerset hosts drug seminar Thursday
2013 Know the Truth, a local drug and alcohol abuse prevention program, has announced that Somerset High School will host "A Night to Know the Truth," a prevention seminar for parents, teachers and adults on Thursday, April 18, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The evening will consist of an open...
news / health / education / family
April 17, 2013 - 8:45am
April 12, 2013
Autism Awareness events conducted
On Tuesday, April 2, and Friday, April 5, the Autism Awareness Committee for the Somerset School District held two events in honor of Autism Awareness Month, which is celebrated nationally every April. Beckah Whitlock began the committee in the fall of 2012 as a way to increase autism...
health / family / education / life
April 12, 2013 - 5:00pm
Lawmakers mull criminalizing resale of food stamps; new Walker-driven protest rules termed 'totalitarian'; permit OK'd for 5,300-cow farm, more state news
MADISON -- A bill that would make it illegal to sell a person's food-stamp benefits was endorsed Thursday by a state Assembly committee - and it's up for a vote Friday by a Senate panel. Assembly Republican Samantha Kerkman of Powers Lake is the bill's main sponsor.
news / politics / family
April 12, 2013 - 8:45am
Boy Scout honored for life-saving action
Boy Scout Adam Kuhlman, 12, was prepared one day last July when he helped a struggling non-swimmer out of the deep end of an indoor hotel pool in Madison. Adam was able to calmly assess the situation and apply many of the skills he had learned in Scouting. After hearing his grandfather,...
April 12, 2013 - 8:40am
'Science Kid' project helps classmates learn
Each week, Shelly Clay gives a special bag to one of her second grade students. The student takes the bag home and uses the materials inside to design his or her own science experiment, usually with the help of their parents. The children practice at home and perform their experiments...
education / family
April 12, 2013 - 4:48am
Project to aid cancer patients
Christine Pommerening used a knitting loom her grandmother had given her as a Christmas present to create a hat for her mother's friend, who...
health / family / life
April 12, 2013 - 1:13am
April 5, 2013
Somerset heightens autism awareness
Somerset Village President Jeffrey Johnson proclaimed April Autism Awareness Month in Somerset at the village's regular board meeting Tuesday, March 26. In his proclamation, Johnson said autism, a developmental disorder affecting social, learning and behavioral skills, has increased...
education / health / family / life
April 5, 2013 - 2:34pm