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City Council considering 2.5% levy increase
Half of WEAC -- all AFT unions vote to remain intact; collision near Holman claims 3 lives; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Fountain City man dies in pickup vs. freight train accident; Gasoline prices dropping here but dropping faster in Minnesota; Nine more state news briefs
Woman dies following Barron County crash
UPDATE: Investigators say man deliberately walked in front of semi
crime and courts
Titletown West! Somerset football earns its third state championship
Tigers’ Shilts, Johnson and Spartans’ Wink earn honors
Spartans, Tigers load up on awards
Five Spartans nab all-state honors, 11 local players named all-region
Little Chute is explosive opponent
Middle School MathCounts team hosts competition
Academic Decathlon team takes first at local meet, second overall in state
Students looking to get most out of new culinary courses
Teachers/staff of the year announced
Drama department puts on three shows of fall production
Shopping around for the best medicine
Join our coloring contest
Immaculate Conception Church to host annual Thanksgiving dinner
Helping stretch your grocery dollar
2014 Royalty crowned at annual pageant
arts and entertainment
St. Croix County Board of Adjustment Public Hearing Notice - Dec. 10
St. Croix County Hwy. Dept - Prohibit of pushing snow across highways
14PR64 In the matter of the estate of Richard W Newman
14PR80 In the matter of the estate of Lillian A. Shemon
Town of Somerset Notice of Special Meeting
Eugene L'Allier, 80
Sylvia Gee, 96
Pierre P. Haustein, 75
Michael Kelley, 70
Genevieve M. Heibel, 94
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 27, 2014
Our View: Give thanks for freedom of religion, prosperity
At the Speed of Life: A legacy of sacrifice
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 20, 2014
Our View: Move over and slow down; it's the law
Get Out! Deals
June 16, 2013
Beuning honored for medical instruction
The 36th graduation ceremony of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Physician Assistant Program was conducted on May 17 of this year. As part...
business / / health
June 16, 2013 - 8:03am
June 13, 2013
New Richmond's Relay For Life begins Friday
New Richmond's annual Relay For Life is set to begin Friday, June 14, when 26 teams take to the middle school track for the 24-hour event. The relay, which is designed to help raise money for the American Cancer Society, lasts all night because "cancer never sleeps." Relay participants...
June 13, 2013 - 7:49am
June 10, 2013
Relay for Life honorary co-chairs announced
Lois Worbes and Caleb Peterson have been dubbed this year's New Richmond Relay for Life honorary co-chairs. Worbes, who acted as the caregiver...
June 10, 2013 - 9:19am
Star Prairie flushes hydrants
The Village of Star Prairie will begin fire hydrant flushing on Monday, June 10, and Tuesday, June 11. Customers should be aware that the flushing may cause mineral particles in their water that can affect laundry operations. If mineral particles are detected, cold water should be...
June 10, 2013 - 8:38am
June 6, 2013
County board postpones SCI resolution; will revisit the measure in August
A resolution to privatize St. Croix Industries stalled on the floor and was postponed until August following a wave of citizen response at the county board of supervisors meeting Tuesday night. The move followed about an hour of public comment from some 21 citizens, all of whom supported...
news / health
June 6, 2013 - 9:24am
Westfields Hospital sponsors community garden
In its latest effort to combat Wisconsin's struggle with obesity, Westfields Hospital has created a community garden to promote healthy eating...
health / food
June 6, 2013 - 9:23am
May 31, 2013
Pinning ceremony salutes veterans
Leland Paulson, Clear Lake, was one of several veterans recently honored for his military service by ADORAY Hospice. The U.S.
health / life
May 31, 2013 - 8:00am
May 30, 2013
Benefit planned for family of twin boys
Chris and Jenny Peterson were ecstatic to learn they would be welcoming twins into their family in early March. The Star Prairie residents went...
May 30, 2013 - 8:03am
May 29, 2013
Between showers, bulk of state's corn crop now planted; Severson-sponsored 'apology' bill gets hearing; more state briefs
Almost two-thirds of Wisconsin's corn crop has been planted. Officials say over 20 percent of the crop was put into the ground last week but corn planting is still 21 percent below the average for the past five years. Wisconsin is the only Midwest state with less than 80 percent...
news / politics / health
May 29, 2013 - 9:25am
May 28, 2013
Berget sets record time in Veterans Memorial Run
Jerrod Berget was without equal on Saturday as he set a new course record at the Veterans Memorial Run 5K in New Richmond. Berget, a New Richmond alum and recent graduate of UW-Oshkosh, where he ran track and cross country, crossed the finish line at the Community Commons in 15.55....
sports / health
May 28, 2013 - 8:34am
May 22, 2013
Measure to require more job efforts from food stamp recipients advances; fallen FBI agent with Wisconsin link remembered; more state news
MADISON -- About 63,000 Wisconsinites would have to get work or job training to keep their food stamp benefits under a state budget measure endorsed Tuesday. The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee voted 12-to-4, with all Democrats voting no, to make childless adults either work...
news / politics / business / / health
May 22, 2013 - 8:34am
May 18, 2013
Cancer: The word you never expect
I've done stories about people battling cancer before. They've been all ages, all types of cancers, and all stages of the cancer battle. I...
sports / health
May 18, 2013 - 8:49am
May 17, 2013
Cancer: The word you never expect
I've done stories about people battling cancer before. They've been all ages, all types of cancers, and all stages of the cancer battle. I never thought I'd be the subject of the story. Life as I knew it changed a few years back by, of all things, a kidney stone. That experience...
news / health
May 17, 2013 - 2:56pm
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