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Council tables library site issue
Removal of iconic awning changes New Richmond skyline
School-start date debate rekindles; big hiring bump anticipated as spring approaches; 8 more Wisconsin stories
St. Croix County forecast as fastest growing to 2040; town of Richmond ranks 7th statewide in growth
Task force unlikely to suggest sweeping changes for rural school funding; 'robo call' bill still in-play; more Wisconsin news
crime and courts
Tiger girls basketball knocks off Ashland
This week's bowling scores
Spartans top St. Croix Falls
SCC boys basketball knocked out of playoffs by Northwestern
Tiger boys basketball knocked out of playoffs
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Somerset art at its finest
Buds Garden Club hosts bluebird talk
Roberts loses ‘Good Neighbor,’ beloved friend
Local family uses talents to heal in the Philippines
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April 5, 2013
Duplex goes Down
The duplex behind the Hazel Mackin Community Library in Roberts is being demolished to make way for more parking space for the library. The expansion was approved by the Roberts Village Board during a March 11 meeting. The former property owner was required to demolish the duplex...
family / life
April 5, 2013 - 2:30pm
100th birthday celebration is no joke
She may have been born April 1, but Katherine Karras is no April Fool. Karras, born April 1, 1913, just reached her 100th birthday on Monday....
health / family / life
April 5, 2013 - 2:11pm
Seminar focuses on brain development
"Making Connections: Early Brain Development -- Play, Learn and Grow," will be held Monday, April 15, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the New Richmond High School Auditorium. A second seminar is scheduled Tuesday, April 16, 6:30-8 p.m. at the River Falls High School Auditorium. Admission...
education / health / family
April 5, 2013 - 11:09am
Local abuse victims need help
In the last year, 282 people abuse victims from St. Croix County have sought refuge from Turningpoint, a River Falls shelter and resource office for abuse victims in St.
April 5, 2013 - 10:07am
March 31, 2013
Chili feed seeks entries
The New Richmond Fire & Rescue Department is planning its fourth annual chili feed and chili cook-off fundraiser on Saturday, April 13, at the New Richmond Fire Hall. According to Fire Chief Jim Vanderwyst, local residents can enter their home-made chili in the annual contest. Winners...
food / family
March 31, 2013 - 8:00am
March 29, 2013
First-time derby racer wins trophy
Six-year-old Evan Gardner loves to color. His parents, Tim and Nicole Gardner, said that was what inspired his design for his Pinewood Derby...
arts and entertainment / family / life
March 29, 2013 - 11:39am
March 27, 2013
Kiwanis Club to host Easter egg hunt
The Kiwanis Club of New Richmond will host its annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 30, at 11:30 a.m. (The day and time were incorrect in an advertisement in this week's Scotsman shopper. The correct day and time is above.) The rain-or-shine event will be held at the New Richmond...
celebrations / family
March 27, 2013 - 8:29am
March 26, 2013
Board games can entertain, chase away cabin fever
Finding the right games for this setting can be a challenge for people of different interests and ages, but with careful selection and compromise, you can make these ideal family nights possible and even supplement education for younger family members. When selecting the board games...
family / life
March 26, 2013 - 9:18am
OH, BABY! You're in good hands
Why is play important for children's development? What is the most important thing to remember when changing a baby's diaper? What information should you know about a family before agreeing to watch a child? They may not be questions every young babysitter considers, but according...
family / health / life
March 26, 2013 - 8:24am
March 22, 2013
Longtime chairman set to retire
After 25 years as chairman of the Hammond Town Board, Ken Peterson has decided to retire. "I've had enough years as a public servant and I'll...
family / life
March 22, 2013 - 11:57am
Fallone, Roggensack face-off in final debate tonight; Baldwin will host hearing on Walker budget; more state briefs
MADISON -- The two finalists for the Wisconsin Supreme Court will debate each other Friday night for the second time. Incumbent Pat Roggensack and challenger Ed Fallone will discuss the issues at a forum in Madison sponsored by the State Bar Association and We the People Wisconsin....
news / politics / business / family
March 22, 2013 - 8:41am
March 21, 2013
Area families learn to cook healthy meals
Cooking healthy meals is fun when you can do it with other families at a nearby location. The University of Wisconsin-Extension and WestCAP...
food / health / family
March 21, 2013 - 9:30am
March 15, 2013
Third-graders raise money for Kids Club Fund
When three third-grade girls came to St. Croix Central Elementary School Principal Steve Sanders asking if they could sell homemade bracelets,...
education / family
March 15, 2013 - 10:43am
March 14, 2013
4-H'ers exhibit their special talent
The Mini Talent Explosion is a 4-H communication and cultural arts event that highlights music, drama, demonstrations, public speaking, arts,...
March 14, 2013 - 8:50am
Showcase event set
The fourth annual Showcase Hammond is set for Saturday, March 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Croix Central High School. Michelle Johnson, who helped coordinate the showcase, said the event, dedicated to promoting local businesses, is important because it gives locals an idea of...
business / / family / life
March 14, 2013 - 5:30am