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Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
UW-River Falls to host seminar on marketing livestock
crime and courts
Friday's Results: SCC boys top New Richmond; Somerset wins at B-W
DiSalvo names his WFCA All-Star coaching staff; Badger named to large school staff
Hockey: Spartans keep edging forward
Tiger girls net first win against Ashland
Defense becoming a constant for Spartans
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 1/2/18 Plan Commission Hearing re: James Place
TOWN OF SOMERSET: 12/6/17 Town Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 11/28/17 Budget Hearing Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Lakeview Loan v. Corey McCutcheon, et al.; Case No. 15-CV-518
FORECLOSURE: Bank of NY Mellon v. Kathleen M. Franzmeier; Case 16-CV-491
Brett Ryan Mueller
Doris Marie Caroline Sette
Ruth M. McCance
Viewpoint: Working for Wisconsin veterans
Viewpoint: Poor broadband access puts rural areas at a disadvantage
Letters to the editor: Dementia strikes every 6 seconds; Support for local candidates
A view from an economist: Use of data
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November 10, 2017
Military veterans are strong workforce options
Older Americans will likely recall when Nov. 11 and Veterans Day were known as Armistice Day, so-named to mark the armistice treaty ending World...
November 10, 2017 - 12:32pm
The nose knows: Olfactory perception in animals
The great jazzman and comedian Jimmy Durante was known for his schnozzola, a huge zucchini of a proboscis. He said "Da nose knows." Despite his...
November 10, 2017 - 12:19pm
November 9, 2017
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
You'll go to bed Friday night and wake Saturday as you did today, living in a free land. You can thank every veteran — from those determined...
November 9, 2017 - 10:00pm
November 8, 2017
Letters to the editor: STAR Court; A rebuttal of Dr. Brux tax cut column
When a mentally ill family member committed a non-violent crime we were lucky to be living in California. There, the court considered the underlying mental illness first and provided an integrated rehabilitation program through its STAR Court (Support and Treatment After Release)....
November 8, 2017 - 5:00am
November 1, 2017
EDITORIAL: What do you want your community to look like?
New Richmond Finance Director RaeAnn Ailts and Police Chief Craig Yehlik have been making the rounds with the City's 2018 Budget Tour. Unfortunately, inviting the public to participate in budget planning and discussion at city council meetings and workshops often results in city...
November 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
As you know, tax "reform" is on the agenda in Congress. Let's consider the impact of the Trump/Republican tax proposal. There are three purposes...
November 1, 2017 - 10:01am
October 30, 2017
Letters: Trick-or-treating invitation; Court officials need education on abuse
We are writing to express our appreciation to RiverTown Multimedia for working with Healthier Together — Pierce County and St. Croix County to raise awareness about the key health issues in our communities. RiverTown Multimedia publishes four newspapers that span a two-county...
October 30, 2017 - 5:00am
October 25, 2017
Great flavors to be found in light lager beers
This week I am going to talk about a style of beer enjoyed by nearly 90 percent of regular beer drinkers: light lager. Just for a little reference,...
October 25, 2017 - 12:27pm
Panther Pause: SCC MS is roaring and off to a great start
I have been asked numerous times this fall about how things are going at the SCC Middle School and, "Do I miss the elementary?" Both questions are very easy for me to answer. Of course I miss all those hugs and cupcakes! The second answer is equally as easy to answer. Things are going...
October 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
Viewpoint: Allowing a select few to bypass local zoning is hypocritical
Gov. Walker and State Legislators, this letter is to you.
October 25, 2017 - 11:00am
Column: Drop-off debacles affect parents, too
The dreaded drop-off. As parents, we've all experienced it. Whether it's for work, a vacation or a night away, the drop-off is inevitable. Sooner...
October 25, 2017 - 8:54am
October 24, 2017
Sarah Nigbor column: It's wood cutting weather
This time of year I get antsy. Old feelings flair up and I feel the urge to be in the woods. With frost sparkling on the ground, leaves turning...
October 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 23, 2017
Letters to the Editor
Great news for the Lyme disease community! TO THE EDITOR The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year $800,000 grant to explore predictive analytic techniques using data collected by the MyLymeData patient registry. Researchers at the University of California ( UCLA )...
October 23, 2017 - 5:00am
October 19, 2017
Updated viewpoint: The Second Amendment is archaic
Editor’s note: This viewpoint is written by New Richmond resident Scott Grady. This is the original version. The News’ word limit on viewpoints in print is 650 words, so the letter in its entirety did not run in the paper. This is the entire viewpoint. Again, people across America...
October 19, 2017 - 9:14am
October 15, 2017
Viewpoint: The Second Amendment is archaic
Again, people across America are saddened by the senseless shooting of innocent people in our community. Again, I ask myself why we choose as...
October 15, 2017 - 4:14pm