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Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
Man, woman accused of sexually assaulting child
State law stipulates when headlights must be turned on
Painting the town orange and black
Wonder why the flags are at half staff?
crime and courts
New Richmond football wins Homecoming battle; St. Croix Central returns to win column
New Richmond football ready for Homecoming clash with Somerset
New Richmond runners ready to put on a show in Saturday's home invitational
New Richmond girls tennis went undefeated through MBC dual season
Somerset football team looking to keep its playoff hopes alive
Painting the town orange and black
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
WATDA Foundation donates to county fairgrounds friends
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
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
April 2, 2016
Hammond candidates debate business, Running of the Llamas
It wasn’t a full house, but for those who attended Saturday’s trustee debate at the Hammond Golf Club heard how the candidates stood on Hammond-related...
April 2, 2016 - 11:00am
March 30, 2016
Wednesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Trump says GOP race done deal if he wins Wisconsin
Frontrunner Donald Trump says the GOP race for the White House will be “pretty much over” if he wins the Wisconsin primary next Tuesday.
March 30, 2016 - 8:49am
March 29, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Gov. Walker to announce his White House endorsement today
Former GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker plans to say who he'll endorse this (Tuesday) morning. The Republican governor is scheduled to appear on fellow conservative Charlie Sykes' radio show on WTMJ in Milwaukee to announce his choice. Walker told Sykes last week that those...
March 29, 2016 - 9:11am
March 28, 2016
EPA grant to fund pilot stewardship program
In 1965, Wisconsin Sen. Gaylord Nelson first introduced legislation co-sponsored by Minnesota Sen. Walter Mondale to protect the St. Croix and...
March 28, 2016 - 8:54am
DNR moves ahead with replacement plan on Little Falls Dam
The Department of Natural Resources moved forward last week with plans to replace the Little Falls Lake dam and refill what’s currently an empty basin at Willow River State Park. The announcement represents the final recommendation by the department, which now begins its work with...
March 28, 2016 - 8:27am
Somerset Board discusses public works projects, changing to monthly billing
The Somerset Village Board met last Tuesday, March 15, to discuss a series of items, including the wastewater treatment plant, contracts for street projects, as well as a few new items.
March 28, 2016 - 8:26am
March 26, 2016
New Richmond begins search process for new police chief
If everything goes as planned, the City of New Richmond will be announcing the name of the new police chief some time in early May.
March 26, 2016 - 2:56pm
March 24, 2016
Thursday Wisconsin News Roundup: Heroin-overdose antidote rebates announced
MADISON -- A pharmaceutical company agrees to provide rebates to public entities in Wisconsin that purchase the heroin overdose antidote Narcan. State Attorney General Brad Schimel announced the deal Wednesday. The agreement calls for Amphastar Pharmaceuticals to provide a $6 rebate...
March 24, 2016 - 8:59am
Ard announces candidacy for 29th Assembly District
Scottie E. Ard, of New Richmond, has announced that she will seek the 29th Assembly District seat in the Fall Election Nov. 8. She has served...
March 24, 2016 - 8:49am
March 23, 2016
Wednesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Cruz, Kasich set Wednesday campaign stops in Wisconsin
Seeking to slow Donald Trump's momentum toward the Republican presidential nomination, Texas Senator Ted Cruz is scheduled to make his first Wisconsin campaign stop with an appearance at an event near Milwaukee hosted by a conservative radio talk show host.
March 23, 2016 - 8:53am
March 21, 2016
Monday Wisconsin News Roundup: Absentee voting underway
Voters wanting to cast their ballots early in the April 5 primary can vote absentee starting Monday.
March 21, 2016 - 9:04am
March 20, 2016
Hammond Board allows concealed weapons in municipal buildings
The Hammond Village Board held contrasting opinions when it came to the issue of allowing concealed weapons in city-owned buildings. The resolution was the first item on their agenda Monday, March 14. After reading the resolution, trustee Laurie Gruber quickly made the motion to...
March 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
March 18, 2016
Roberts Board recognizes Kruschke for outstanding service
Village of Roberts President Willard Moeri began Monday night’s board meeting by presenting Doreen Kruschke with a plaque on behalf of the...
March 18, 2016 - 9:25am
March 17, 2016
New Richmond Police honored; sidewalk repairs to begin
With much discussion and not a lot of action, presentations and reports dominated the Monday, March 14, regular monthly meeting of the New Richmond City Council. A large crowd attending heard about the progress being made by the VFW Post 10818 about the plans for a new facility,...
March 17, 2016 - 8:51am
Thursday Wisconsin News Roundup: Ryan bids 'no thank you' to presidency
Ryan bids 'no thank you' to presidency; Wisconsin claims two top-25 St. Patty's party spots; Feingold calls for SCOTUS vote; 10 more state news stories WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville again says no to becoming the GOP presidential nominee, even if it's up...
March 17, 2016 - 8:41am