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Judge doesn't take convict's words lightly
Westfields Hospital & Clinic named a Top 100 critical access hospital
Somerset chamber to host 'pancakes and politics' March 25
St. Croix County Sheriff's Office investigation helps with conviction of Menomonie man
Wisconsin roundup: Unexpected deficit in Walker budget proposal; EMT service expansion proposed in bill; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
New Richmond, Somerset teams dominate All-MBC boys hockey selections
First Steps running class being offered
Two Western Wisconsin Stars to play in girls state senior hockey tournament
Youth wrestlers qualify for 2017 state meet
Somerset trio to play in state senior hockey tournament
Scenes from New Richmond orchestra concert
New Richmond School Board discusses SOAR, nondiscrimination report, personnel
Somerset High School: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
New Richmond School Board approves revised New Richmond Library master plan
New Richmond Middle School brings back ‘Share Tables’ during lunch
VIDEO & Photos: St. Patrick’s Day parade 2017
Young Performers Ensemble presents Annie Jr.
Cloverbuds: 4-H's youngest members
Sonshine Learning Center makes donation to Halos
Friday Memorial Library: Beach reads to bring with you on spring break
arts and entertainment
Town of Star Prairie - Public Hearing Notice April 18
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
City of New Richmond - Advertisement for Bids - Street & Utility Improvements
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Elevator Cab, Fixtures, Doors, etc.
Town of Stanton - Notice of Liquor License - Pour Judgement Bar & Grill
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Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Floyd L. Sipe, 88
Robert J. Krear, 65
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OPINION: Sometimes eyeball-to-eyeball is best
City honors those who have committed to the operation of local government
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Letters to the Editor
EDITORIAL: Duffy attempts to dodge his constituents
Real Estate Showcase
March 18, 2017
Citizens Advisory Committee sets course for long journey
New Richmond A couple of weeks ago, about 50 City of New Richmond residents descended upon the fire department for a kickoff meeting of a year-long...
March 18, 2017 - 12:04pm
March 17, 2017
Board tables proposal to increase judicial discretion
Following a lengthy legal discussion Monday evening, trustees tabled a proposal presented by Municipal Judge Peter Tharp to formally extend his power to amend citations prior to a pretrial hearing. Judge Tharp attempted to make the case that by increasing his discretion to amend specific...
March 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 11, 2017
'Complete Streets' policy adopted by city council
New Richmond Over the course of the past few years, the City of New Richmond council has been working to design streets, sidewalks and trails...
March 11, 2017 - 5:00am
March 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin still lags in its pace of job creation; semi plows into travel mart; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin continues to lag behind two thirds of the states in its pace of job creation. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Wisconsin had a year-to-year private sector job growth of 1 percent as of last September, with 25,600 jobs created during that 12-month period....
March 10, 2017 - 7:53am
March 6, 2017
St. Croix County transit feasibility open house March 8
St. Croix County The St. Croix County Transit Planning Subcommittee is seeking public comment on the feasibility of transit services within St. Croix County and between the county and frequented destinations in neighboring communities.
March 6, 2017 - 10:00am
March 2, 2017
Harsdorf to hold listening sessions
New Richmond State Senator Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) has announced her latest listening session schedule for residents of the 10th Senate District. Listening sessions are intended to provide citizens throughout the district with the opportunity to talk with Senator Harsdorf...
March 2, 2017 - 6:18pm
February 25, 2017
Village approves test well in Somerset
At their meeting Wednesday evening, Feb. 22,, trustees reviewed a proposal by MSA Professional Services engineer Chuck Schwartz to drill a test well at site #5 south of the elevated water reservoir on Tower Drive. Should the new well site and test specifications receive WDNR approval,...
February 25, 2017 - 5:00am
February 20, 2017
Village of Roberts adds Clearas option to facility plan
At their meeting Monday night, Village of Roberts trustees approved a recommendation from their Public Works Committee to add the Clearas algae technology treatment option to their facility plan. SEH, Inc. expects to have the revised plan ready for a public hearing before the end...
February 20, 2017 - 5:00pm
Stafsholt to hold listening session in New Richmond
Representative Stafsholt To Host District Listening Sessions State Rep. Rob Stafsholt (R-New Richmond) will be hosting two listening sessions...
February 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 18, 2017
Hammond Village Board tables library repairs to get more quotes
Before the Hammond Village Board meeting Monday, Feb. 13, was more than a few minutes old, members of the community, as well as members of the Hammond Community Library Board, addressed the board members about their concerns over the repairs needed to the library. The issue
February 18, 2017 - 5:00am
February 17, 2017
New library master plan tabled by council
New Richmond city council The New Richmond city council voted Monday night to put an updated master plan for a new library on hold for at least...
February 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 16, 2017
Governor makes budget tour stop in New Richmond
State budget tour On the heels of his announcement of the state of Wisconsin's biennial budget last week, Gov. Scott Walker stopped in New Richmond...
February 16, 2017 - 1:18pm
February 14, 2017
Landgraf is new VSO for St. Croix County
St. Croix County Phil Landgraf was recently named as the new veterans service officer for St. Croix County, beginning his new duties during the...
February 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
St. Croix County improving how residents are informed
St. Croix County St Croix County's public safety offices announced this week that a new alert notification system is now available to all residents....
February 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 13, 2017
Alden Township to the rescue
Village of Star Prairie The Village of Star Prairie found itself in a pinch during the recent snowfall with the dump truck not working and being between maintenance operators with Brody Larson moving over to the county crew and new hire Bob Anez not quite in place yet. Luckily a call...
February 13, 2017 - 11:00am