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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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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?
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EDITORIAL: Duffy attempts to dodge his constituents
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Somerset chamber to host 'pancakes and politics' March 25
Somerset A free pancake breakfast and an opportunity to ask questions of candidates running for office will be offered through a special "pancakes and politics" event being held Saturday, March 25, in the commons area of Somerset Elementary School, 635 Sunrise Drive, Somerset. In...
1 hour 36 min ago
March 3, 2017
Rep. Sean Duffy: Congressman fields hot topic questions from constituents
In the midst of heated town halls around the nation, Rep. Sean Duffy of Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District held a packed town hall at Ready...
March 3, 2017 - 11:50am
February 21, 2017
Vote today: DPI candidates on Tuesday's Primary Election ballot
A primary election for the office of State Superintendent of Public Instruction will be held Tuesday, Feb. 21. The candidates who will appear...
February 21, 2017 - 10:34am
February 15, 2017
Rep. Rob Stafsholt schedules listening sessions
Menomonie, New Richmond State Rep. Rob Stafsholt (R-New Richmond) will be hosting two listening sessions Tuesday, Feb. 21. The first will be...
February 15, 2017 - 10:00am
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- A Kentucky man killed in a western Wisconsin Interstate crash has been identified as 36-year-old Clint Huff of Franklin. The State Patrol continues to investigate the mishap, which occurred Tuesday night on westbound Interstate 94 near Menomonie. Troopers say Huff was...
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
January 28, 2017
County Libertarian Party to hold caucus Feb. 4
The Libertarian Party Pierce-St Croix County will be hosting its caucus from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Best Western PLUS Campus Inn in River Falls. There is no RSVP or cost required to attend the event. A $25 membership is available if you wish to join your local party....
January 28, 2017 - 12:15pm
January 19, 2017
Recount costs show Pierce County well under budget
2016 Presidential Election Presidential recount estimates far exceeded their actual costs in many Wisconsin counties, including several in western...
January 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 16, 2017
Spring General Election final ballots near completion
Spring Election The deadline for candidates to submit nomination papers to their local municipal clerk expired at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, as the names of candidates to be included on the April General Election ballot are now being set. Yes, just when we thought it was safe to come...
January 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 10, 2017
State of the State Address by Gov. Walker begins at 3 p.m.
The Wisconsin State of the State Address is an annual speech given by the governor to a joint session of the Wisconsin State Legislature. This...
January 10, 2017 - 2:50pm
January 9, 2017
Democratic Party meeting to focus on rural issues
The St. Croix County Democratic Party will meet Thursday, Jan. 12, 7 p.m. (6 p.m. is social/discussion hour), at Ready Randy’s, New Richmond. The topic will be “how rural issues affect all of us.” The January general meeting is focusing on the possible arrival of its first super-sized...
January 9, 2017 - 5:00am
January 5, 2017
Rep. Rob Stafsholt Inaugurated to 103rd Wisconsin State Legislature
State Rep. Rob Stafsholt (R-New Richmond) took the oath of office Tuesday, Jan. 3, to represent the 29th Assembly District in the Wisconsin State...
January 5, 2017 - 12:14pm
December 26, 2016
2017 Spring Election: Nomination paper due Jan. 3
Local and state officials prepare for next election Just when everybody thought it was safe to come out from under the onslaught of electioneering, the process of beginning yet another political season has begun. Though the Fall General Election that highlighted much of the past...
December 26, 2016 - 5:00am
December 13, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; Sanders says Trump win shows middle class 'desperation'; and 10 more state news stories
In just a matter of weeks, Wisconsin turns from a September mild to a January deep freeze. The mercury plunged to 13 below by 6 a.m. Tuesday at Cumberland in northwest Wisconsin, with subzero temperatures as far south as Viroqua in the coldest morning of the season by far. Places...
December 13, 2016 - 11:10am
December 10, 2016
U.S. Presidential election: Ballots recounted in Pierce, St. Croix counties
The presidential recount got under way Thursday in Wisconsin, including Pierce County, where efforts there were estimated to be among the most...
December 10, 2016 - 8:00am
December 5, 2016
Wisconsin recount proceeding on schedule and without issues
Here are the latest recount developments from the Wisconsin Elections Commission: On Day Four of the presidential recount, no significant issues...
December 5, 2016 - 12:53pm