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March 7, 2017
Percy the Cat, who customarily rides in the truck cabin of his owner, St. Paul trucker Paul Robertson, escaped from the truck in Ohio on Feb. 24, 2017, after engaging an electric-window control. Robertson spend the day looking for the cat, but then had to continue on his route. At a stop some 400 miles later, the cat emerged from the truck's undercarriage. (Courtesy photo)
Minnesota man finds beloved cat after it rides 400 miles under his truck
March 7, 2017 - 9:48am
Scholarships available for HS seniors
March 7, 2017 - 5:00am
March 6, 2017
Pictured is the WITC Ag Mechanics team that recently participated in the state competition, (front) Noah Skluzacek, Shell Lake; (middle) Isaac Reach, Waterville, Minn.;  Gideon Feldick, Maple; Josh Connors, Osceola; Aaron Basel, New Richmond; Alec Williams, River Falls; (back) Back: Lee Fiedler (instructor), Josh Goglin Amery; Dan Shutrop, Shell Lake; Leo Carrillo, Shell Lake; Jeff Shutrop, Shell Lake; Brenden Marzahn, Waterville, Minn. (Submitted photo)
WITC Ag Mechanics take first at state competition
March 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
St. Croix County transit feasibility open house March 8
March 6, 2017 - 10:00am
Wisconsin roundup: Man arrested in disappearance of St. Croix Falls girls; State Senate leader wants to put more tax dollars into roads; 9 more state news stories
March 6, 2017 - 8:38am
A total of 40 Somerset Middle School students took part in the Feb. 9 District Solo and Ensemble Festival in Amery. (Submitted photo)
Students participate in District Solo and Ensemble Festival
March 6, 2017 - 5:00am
March 5, 2017
Derrick Madaris (left) and Austin Krauss (right) are about to open InkJunki LLC.,  223 S. Knowles Ave., New Richmond. The grand opening is scheduled for March 3-5. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
InkJunki holds grand opening
March 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 4, 2017
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NRHS student's independent study takes look at food waste
March 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
Jaxson Green wins regional spelling bee
March 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 3, 2017
This vehicle and trailer, driven by a Lake City, Minn., man came to a stop at the intersection of highways 64 and 65 on the north side of New Richmond after driving eastbound from Houlton to New Richmond in the westbound lane. (Raymond T. Rivard photograph)play button
Medical condition being considered in Friday vehicle chase on Highway 64
March 3, 2017 - 6:27pm
Beloved Spring Valley Fire Chief Terry Shafer is escorted out of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spring Valley Friday, March 3. The funeral procession took him to St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery in the town of El Paso. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)play button
'Farewell, faithful servant': Spring Valley mourns longtime fire chief
March 3, 2017 - 3:26pm
New Richmond News staff with the nine awards earned by the newspaper as part of the 2016 Better Newspaper Contest. Staff members are (from the left) Cindy Olson, Tom Lindfors, Raymond Rivard, Jordan Willi, Judy Monette, Dave Newman, and Sharisse Germain. (Photo by Chad Richardson)
The News wins nine awards in WNA Best Newspaper Contest
March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
Sean Duffy, the 7th Congressional District representative, held a town hall meeting at Ready Randy's in New Richmond on Monday morning, Feb. 27. The room was filled. (Photo by Raymond T. Rivard)
Rep. Sean Duffy: Congressman fields hot topic questions from constituents
March 3, 2017 - 11:50am
Officer Katie Chevrier is the new canine handler at the New Richmond Police Department. (Submitted photo)
Chevrier selected as NRPD canine handler
March 3, 2017 - 11:00am
The cheapest regular season tickets Packers tickets at Lambeau Field will eclipse $100, officials said this week. (RiverTowm Multimedia file photo)
Wisconsin roundup: So long to sub-$100 Packer tickets; large freshman class on tap at UW-River Falls, despite earlier concerns; 9 more state news stories
March 3, 2017 - 9:27am