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The recount begins in St. Croix County
City officials: ‘Let’s talk …’ about the master plan
Baldwin woman accused in day care case pleads not guilty
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Casey Eckardt officiates 14th state championship game
Martell scores school record 41 points; Somerset girls basketball rolls in MBC opener
St. Croix Central girls basketball draws tough opening assignment
Big comeback carries New Richmond girls basketball to win in season opener
The Western Wisconsin Stars open the season with a fresh sense of newness
School board awards demolition contract, disappointed with master plan
SCC Elementary students show cooperation
Paperjack receives grant for music books and materials
Area students compete in New Richmond Math Counts event
First year after-school club teaches kids to sew
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
Safety first: Second annual NR Family Safety Night Dec. 1
arts and entertainment
2016CV 312 Acuity, Whitney Sorenson vs. Peter Larson
St. Croix County Community Development - Public Hearing Notice Dec. 15
SOMERSET SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/24/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
Town of Erin Prairie - Notice of Spring Election
16PR88 In the matter of the estate of Doris Soden
Michael R. "Mickey" Liberty, 75
Janet R. Belisle, 77
Lois Audrey Morales
Cheryl L. Deppe, 54
James M. Storrer, 92
Changing times and the sway of the trees
Everything I need to know about politics I learned in fourth grade
A river runs through me ...
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 24, 2016
Our View: Small town champions
Real Estate Showcase
October 9, 2016
City plans to host library master plan community meeting
With the goal of completing a master plan for the old middle school property where a new library will be placed, city officials are looking at holding a community meeting Wednesday, Oct. 19, according to City Administrator Mike Darrow. “With the master plan, we’re looking at the...
October 9, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 7, 2016
Wheel tax in New Richmond?
Aldermen debate the pros and cons ... City of New Richmond Alderman Jim Zajkowski, at the city council’s most recent work session on Sept....
October 7, 2016 - 5:28pm
September 17, 2016
NRPD gets go-ahead to pursue K9 program
Nearly 60 percent of all calls involving the use of the St. Croix County K9 units have been deployed in the city of New Richmond. That fact,...
September 17, 2016 - 11:14am
Roberts board approves pilot phosphorus removal program
According to Public Works Director John Bond, the phosphorus removal pilot plant scheduled to begin testing at the wastewater treatment plant the first week of October has real potential to help the village meet the stringent pollutant standards being imposed by the DNR. “Basically...
September 17, 2016 - 10:30am
September 9, 2016
County transit committee beginning study on services
The St. Croix County Transit Planning Subcommittee is working with the West Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of transit services to serve an increasing demand for trips within St. Croix County, and between St. Croix County...
September 9, 2016 - 2:30pm
State authorizes additional measures to prevent potential gas and diesel shortages
Changes allow transport of heavier loads of petroleum products To avoid the potential for gasoline and diesel shortages during the shutdown of the West Shore Pipeline from Milwaukee to Green Bay, the Wisconsin Departments of Transportation (WisDOT) and Administration (DOA) have confirmed...
September 9, 2016 - 11:28am
September 8, 2016
Bus ride: Officials, residents take a tour of the city
City officials and a handful of residents boarded a school bus at the New Richmond Civic Center Monday, Aug. 29, and made their way to a number...
September 8, 2016 - 4:45pm
Wisconsin roundup: Walker has no opinion yet on free computers for freshmen; schools evacuate, river warnings continue
Gov. Scott Walker is not sure yet if he'll support giving free computers or tablets to all high school freshmen in Wisconsin -- and he wants to learn more about it. State Assembly Republicans are making the free computers part of what they call a "Forward Agenda" for the next two-year...
September 8, 2016 - 8:01am
September 7, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Poll: Wisconsin one of 10 presidential ‘toss up’ states; flash flood watch continues; and 9 more state news stories
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A new poll shows that Democrat Hillary Clinton still has a big lead over Donald Trump for electoral votes, but Wisconsin is one of 10 "toss up" states. The Washington Post/Survey Monkey poll gives Clinton a 46-to-44 percent edge against Republican Donald Trump...
September 7, 2016 - 9:50am
September 2, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State report describes care problems at King Veterans Home; Slender Man stabbing suspect to change plea; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- Another report describes substandard care at the State Veterans' Home at King in Waupaca County. WISC TV says the state's health agency wrote the five-page report, which describes broken bones and other injuries to elderly veterans who reside at the home -- plus unsanitary...
September 2, 2016 - 9:26am
September 1, 2016
People who need an ID to vote are encouraged to get it now
With just over two months until the November 8th election, voters are encouraged not to delay in obtaining the necessary identification. Most voters already have a photo ID
to vote, like a driver license or state ID...
September 1, 2016 - 11:56am
Wisconsin roundup: Poll: Almost two-thirds favor immigrant path to citizenship; Harley Davidson plans 200 layoffs; and 11 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A new poll shows that almost two thirds of Wisconsin's registered voters want illegal immigrants to stay and get a path to citizenship. Sixty-two percent in the Marquette Law School poll favor letting undocumented immigrants who are now in the U.S. eventually be citizens....
September 1, 2016 - 9:24am
August 31, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Gov. Scott Walker's office says it has asked the state Health Services agency to investigate reports of medical errors and staffing shortages at the state veterans' nursing home in Waupaca County. The Madison Capital Times says employees at King, along with residents and their relatives,...
August 31, 2016 - 1:01pm
August 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON-- The Republican lawmaker who represents the state Veterans' Home at King in Waupaca County joins Democrats who want a state audit of the facility. Luther Olsen says he also wants to know if another agency should take over the home from state Veterans' Affairs department...
August 29, 2016 - 7:57am
August 19, 2016
City, school district fall well short of receiving CDBG grant
District will move on with project, time line moved forward According to Patrick Olson, New Richmond School District Administrator, the City of New Richmond was not awarded the Community Development Block Grant the school district and city were hoping to get in order to help fund...
August 19, 2016 - 5:55pm