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Somerset district report card meets expectations
Wisconsin recount proceeding on schedule and without issues
City officials: ‘Let’s talk …’
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Wisconsin roundup: Ryan says Trump's tweets not a roadblock; Wisconsin milk prices keep dropping for farmers; 11 more state news stories
crime and courts
Green Bay Packers vs. Houston Texans: Packers win in snow globe game
Monday's results: New Richmond boys basketball falls to 0-4
Friday's results: St. Croix Central girls basketball upsets Somerset, New Richmond tops Osceola
Casey Eckardt officiates 14th state championship game
Martell scores school record 41 points; Somerset girls basketball rolls in MBC opener
Somerset district report card meets expectations
NRMS November Students of the Month
Somerset School Board: District report card meets expectations
SCC School Board discusses district report card
NRHS/USFWS Prairie Plug Project wins state award
Somerset Public Library: December is here
Hammond Public Library: Coming up at the library
Families create tabletop pieces at Art in the Park event
Kroeze taking his music to the Middle East
Buzz cuts for Andre
arts and entertainment
Cedar Lake Alum Treatment Invitation for Bid
City of New Richmond - Public Hearing Notice Jan. 3, 2017
Bass Lake Management Plan Review
16SC1232 New Richmond Properties LLC vs Brian Bonse
Village of Somerset - November 15, 2016 Minutes
Arlene M. Emerson, 96
Peter L. Dardine, 68
Michael R. "Mickey" Liberty, 75
Janet R. Belisle, 77
Lois Audrey Morales
Inquiring Reporter: What is your favorite or least favorite thing to float in Jell-O?
Let’s get on the same page
Dec. 1, 2016: Letters to the Editor
Changing times and the sway of the trees
Everything I need to know about politics I learned in fourth grade
Real Estate Showcase
November 10, 2016
North 4th Street improvements to be focus of tonight's open house
The City of New Richmond will host a public open house meeting 5:30-7 p.m., tonight, Thursday, Nov. 10, at the city street shop at 1006 North Dakota Ave., (one block north of the intersection of North Dakota Avenue and North 4th Street). The purpose of the open house is to discuss...
November 10, 2016 - 11:53am
November 9, 2016
Trump heads for White House after stunning defeat of Clinton
Republican Donald Trump stunned the world by defeating heavily favored rival Hillary Clinton in Tuesday's presidential election, ending eight...
November 9, 2016 - 8:36am
November 7, 2016
Somerset Village Board: Scheiderer presents plans for library renovation
Somerset Public Library director, Ginny Scheiderer, presented plans for the library remodel and expansion before village trustees at their board...
November 7, 2016 - 5:00am
November 6, 2016
North 4th Street improvements to be focus of upcoming open house
The City of New Richmond will host a public open house meeting 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 10, at the city street shop at 1006 North Dakota Ave., (one block north of the intersection of North Dakota Avenue and North 4th Street). The purpose of the open house is to discuss the upcoming...
November 6, 2016 - 10:00am
October 31, 2016
New Richmond police approved for new vehicle
Back in August, newly-appointed New Richmond Police Chief Craig Yehlik approached the city council about the potential purchase of a police special services vehicle. The council, at that time, gave Yehlik the green light to begin putting out bids for a vehicle. By the end of September,...
October 31, 2016 - 1:08pm
CAFO moratorium sent to county board
On a 3-2 vote, the St. Croix County Community Development Committee last week sent a proposed moratorium on concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFO) to the county board for consideration at its November meeting. Technically, though no agenda has been set, the board could act...
October 31, 2016 - 1:02pm
October 28, 2016
Somerset Village Board approves 3 percent raise for employees in 2017
Trustees for the Village of Somerset approved a three percent raise in wages for non-represented employees for 2017 at their meeting last Tuesday night. Trustee Ryan Sicard presented the three percent proposal to fellow trustees noting that the village has yet to negotiate wages with...
October 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 21, 2016
City of New Richmond wants to hear from you
Two upcoming council work sessions will be used to develop budget ... Mayor Fred Horne and the members of the city staff and council will be...
October 21, 2016 - 4:44pm
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's unemployment rate is the lowest in 15 years, even though preliminary numbers show a loss of more than 10,000 jobs last month. State labor officials report a September jobless rate of 4.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis. That's one-tenth of 1 percent...
October 21, 2016 - 8:49am
October 20, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
The fourth annual signup period begins Nov. 1 for Wisconsinites who want new health insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act. On Wednesday, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said almost 14 million Americans would most likely sign up -- reflecting what she...
October 20, 2016 - 9:35am
October 19, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Achievement tests: Not even half of state kids proficient in basics; Obama to Trump: "Stop whining" about election rigging; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- Less than half the students taking Wisconsin's latest statewide achievement test showed they were proficient in English, math and science. Almost 383,000 youngsters took the "Forward Exam" this past spring -- and 41 percent of the public and private voucher school students...
October 19, 2016 - 8:56am
October 16, 2016
Village of Roberts pilot treatment plant results exceed expectations
Public Works Director John Bond, told board members the phosphorus removal pilot plant the village had been testing the last two weeks has, so far, exceeded expectations in a big way. The technology developed by Clearas Water Recovery out of Missoula, Mont., uses algae grown by photosynthesis...
October 16, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 15, 2016
‘Win-win’ proposal approved by city council
New Richmond Police DepartmentGift cards to be presented to city residents If you see New Richmond Police Department officers standing and stopping...
October 15, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 14, 2016
Design contract with SEH approved by NR city council
Some funding for North 4th Street could come from cost savings on other projects Getting a jump on the 2017 road construction process, the New...
October 14, 2016 - 1:00pm
WATCH: 29th District State Assembly candidate forum
The New Richmond VFW Post 10818 Auxiliary hosted a candidate forum at the civic center in New Richmond Thursday, Oct. 13. The live-streamed event...
October 14, 2016 - 12:32pm