Skip to main content
New Richmond News
Wonder why the flags are at half staff?
Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Credit card skimming: Ways to beat the bad guys
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
Fender bender on South Knowles
crime and courts
New Richmond soccer seeing its efforts pay off
New Richmond girls golf headed to sectionals after perfect MBC season
New Richmond volleyball learns from painful defeat
St. Croix Central volleyball remains unbeaten in MBC
St. Croix Central runners benefit from running at Roy Griak Invitational
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
VIDEO: Gov. Walker pays a visit to SCC’s Fab Lab
VIDEO: Heritage Weekend at the Heritage Center
The Spirit of Homecoming
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
Gregory's Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Saturday
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
John William Stephens, 87
Sister Irene LeMire, CSJ, 93
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
May 23, 2016
Turtle Lake man dies from injuries sustained in May 9 motorcycle accident
Michael Hagman, 36, Turtle Lake, died May 20 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident at 6:32 p.m. on May 9. The Polk County Dispatch...
May 23, 2016 - 3:31pm
May 9, 2016
Update: Names of those involved in Friday afternoon New Richmond accident released
Update on Monday, May 9: Vehicles driven by Matthew J. Zeuli, 57, New Richmond, and Jason T. Merschdorf, 20, Blaine, Minn., collided at 5:20...
May 9, 2016 - 6:15pm
May 6, 2016
One Bone Lake Township resident dies in home fire
On May 6, just before 9 a.m., the Polk County Dispatch Center received a 911 call reporting a fully involved structure fire in the 2400 block...
May 6, 2016 - 4:02pm
May 2, 2016
UPDATE: Two injured in two-vehicle accident in Stanton
A Baldwin man was cited for his role in a two-car accident Friday morning in the Town of Stanton. Tyler D. Troutman, 28, was going northbound...
May 2, 2016 - 1:27pm
April 27, 2016
Accident update: Two injured in two-vehicle accident in Deer Park
Update on April 27 ... Keith M. Swanson, 29, Dresser was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado truck heading eastbound on 200th Avenue when he failed...
April 27, 2016 - 1:45pm
April 26, 2016
Man killed in western Wisconsin farm accident
A St. Paul man was killed last weekend after an apparent farm accident in western Wisconsin. The Polk County Sheriff's Office on Monday identified the victim as 51-year-old Robert D. Pooler. According to authorities, Pooler was killed Saturday, April 23, while working at a farm in...
April 26, 2016 - 12:40pm
April 18, 2016
Milltown man dies in house fire
Theodore “Teddy” Hughes (66) of Milltown died in a house fire April 15. Rescue personnel were unable to remove him from the burning home in the 2200 block of 120th Street in Milltown Township because of the intensity of the flames. Also injured in the fire was Hughes’ son,...
April 18, 2016 - 5:29pm
April 14, 2016
One injured in Hwy. 64 accident
Just after 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 14, area police, fire and rescue departments responded to a call at the 11-mile marker on Hwy. 64 just to...
April 14, 2016 - 2:11pm
April 12, 2016
Fire destroys Star Prairie garage
A fire destroyed the garage at the Roger Larson house in Star Prairie Tuesday morning. New Richmond Fire and Deer Park Fire were called to the...
April 12, 2016 - 2:35pm
April 11, 2016
Hudson police cruiser struck by oncoming car
Two drivers, including a Hudson police officer, were injured recently after a patrol car was struck in traffic by a suspected distracted driver....
April 11, 2016 - 9:17am
April 6, 2016
Fire destroys St. Joseph Township home
The home of Penny and Fred Riermann at 1466 78th St., St. Joseph Township, was destroyed by fire late this afternoon, Wednesday, April 6, According...
April 6, 2016 - 6:33pm
April 1, 2016
Friday morning fire causes significant damage at 1791 82nd St., Somerset
Fire and rescue personnel from Somerset, Town of St. Joseph and New Richmond, as well as St. Croix County sheriff's deputies, paramedics and...
April 1, 2016 - 3:43pm
Two-vehicle accident Friday morning at Hwy. H and 90th Street
New Richmond Fire and Rescue were called to the intersection of Hwy. H and 90th Street just west of Star Prairie for a two-vehicle accident just...
April 1, 2016 - 2:06pm
March 20, 2016
Turtle Lake man cited in accident
A Turtle Lake man was cited for his role in a two-car accident the morning of Wednesday, March 9, at the intersection of Hwys. 64/65. According...
March 20, 2016 - 2:00pm
March 17, 2016
Police say Christiansen missed curve, drove into water
HAGER CITY -- Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove said Thursday morning that 23-year-old Marya Christiansen missed a curve in the road and drove...
March 17, 2016 - 2:47pm