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Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
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
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
arts and entertainment
16PR65 In the matter of the estate of Frederick Charles Parnell
16SC854 Notice in Replevin - Dennis R Offerman & Dawn M Phillips
Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
Terrence W. Hartigan, 90
Gerald A. Boucher, 64
Mary Ellen Fagnan, 83
Eleanor N. Johnson, 88
Roy Hillestad, 82
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
August 11, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Another soaking in store for western Wisconsin; opposition emerges to Walker road funding; eight more state news stories
Flash flood watches are in effect for much of the western half of Wisconsin through early Friday, and some places could get up to five inches of rain -- on top of several inches that already fell on parts of St. Croix County. The National Weather Service says a moist airmass will...
August 11, 2016 - 9:14am
August 8, 2016
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 1
Primary turnout slated for 16 percent MADISON -- About one of every six Wisconsin adults will vote in theAug. 9 primaries for congressional,...
August 8, 2016 - 4:40pm
Wisconsin Association of Fairs honors state legislators, including Sen. Sheila Harsdorf
The Wisconsin Association of Fairs recognized four Legislators this summer for supporting the fair industry in Grand Champion style. Rep. Keith...
August 8, 2016 - 4:19pm
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 8
UW-Stout bows to pressure, moves painting MENOMONIE -- Administrators at the University of Wisconsin-Stout say the decision to move two 80-year-old paintings wasn't based on political correctness and it shouldn't be viewed as censorship. American Indian students had complained about...
August 8, 2016 - 10:14am
August 5, 2016
Great Lakes Wolf Summit planning continues
Presenters and keynote speaker announced Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) and Rep. Adam Jarchow (R-Balsam Lake) have released additional information...
August 5, 2016 - 4:15pm
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 5
Pepin County residents warned about whooping cough DURAND -- Health officials in Pepin County are warning families with children in Durand schools to be on the lookout for whooping cough. Officials say 72 people, most of them students, have been infected with whooping cough since...
August 5, 2016 - 9:48am
August 4, 2016
Wisconsin Farmers Union sends survey on low dairy prices
Dairy farmers across Wisconsin are opening their mailboxes this week to find an unexpected envelope. “Share your opinion on the low dairy...
August 4, 2016 - 10:34am
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 4
State's Top three Republican's skipping Trump-Pence rally GREEN BAY -- When Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump campaigns with running...
August 4, 2016 - 10:21am
Cougar sighting reported in Prescott
A possible cougar sighting a few blocks from Prescott Middle School was reported last week and video of the animal is making the rounds on social...
August 4, 2016 - 9:36am
August 3, 2016
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 3
Walker considering performance-based funding for UW MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker is still considering performance-based additional funding for...
August 3, 2016 - 11:11am
August 2, 2016
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 2
Walker calls for UW tuition freeze MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker tells all state agencies they should assume there will be zero funding growth...
August 2, 2016 - 12:14pm
Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls for UW tuition freeze; public schools No. 5 nationally; nine more state news stories
MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker tells all state agencies they should assume there will be zero funding growth for them in the next Wisconsin budget. Those agencies are on the clock, needing to have their proposals to the governor's office by Sept. 15. Walker says he wants to extend...
August 2, 2016 - 11:58am
July 29, 2016
Rotary Club of New Richmond shuts off the lights program — until 2017
Earlier this year, the lights came on for then-Rotary Club of New Richmond President Lisa Woletz and the club’s membership as plans were undertaken...
July 29, 2016 - 5:30pm
July 28, 2016
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - July 28
Employment in St. Croix, Pierce counties lagging MADISON -- Wisconsin's local unemployment rates are generally higher than the previous month,...
July 28, 2016 - 10:26am
July 27, 2016
Longtime NR resident William ‘Bill’ Driscoll passes
He spent years helping to improve the City of New Richmond 1946-2016 William “Bill” Driscoll, 69, of New Richmond, died Monday, July 25,...
July 27, 2016 - 12:12pm