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Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 25
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
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
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
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
May 14, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 12, 2016
Appreciation for all participants To the Editor: Big Brothers Big Sisters of NW Wisconsin would like to thank the New Richmond community for supporting the “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event benefitting the 10 matches and five children on the waiting list in NR. With your sponsorships,...
May 14, 2016 - 10:00am
May 13, 2016
Let's move on
More than three years ago, former New Richmond News Publisher Steve Dzubay decided to stand up for open records and the right of the public to access information that he and this newspaper felt should rightfully be placed in the public realm. Tuesday, three judges who sit on the District...
May 13, 2016 - 8:51am
May 10, 2016
New dog teaching a not-so-old man new tricks
For the last few months, my wife and I had been talking about getting a new dog to keep our old Lab mix Captain company while we were away for work every day and to see if that would make him happier than he had been for a while. Unfortunately, we ended up having to put Captain down...
May 10, 2016 - 8:54am
May 6, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 5, 2016
Full disclosure and reflection To the Editor: We had some tough questions last week for a “concerned parent group” to come out of the closet and become more transparent with their concerns. There were also questions for a tenured school board member on her involvement with the...
May 6, 2016 - 8:49am
May 5, 2016
They got it right
It’s been some time in coming, but they did it right and because of their actions, the City of New Richmond hit the sweet spot of personnel moves this week.
May 5, 2016 - 8:47am
May 3, 2016
Great to be at the top
The announcement last week that New Richmond High School was once again ranked among the best of the best of all high schools in the state and the nation doesn’t necessarily come as a surprise. But it shouldn’t be an overlooked honor either, even though this is the third straight...
May 3, 2016 - 3:01pm
May 2, 2016
The soundtrack of our lives
Music has always been important to me. It’s always been playing in the back of my mind, beginning at a very young age and continuing to this day. Since the days when I first understood high fidelity and watched as my father acted as conductor of the London Philharmonic playing...
May 2, 2016 - 9:07am
April 30, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 28, 2016
Leave a legacy; invest in youth To the Editor: Have you thought about your legacy, what you’ll leave to New Richmond’s next generation? The way I see it, investment in New Richmond’s youth is one of our greatest legacies. Are you aware that a skateboard/BMX park at Hatfield...
April 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 23, 2016
The City of New Richmond, like all municipalities in any given year, decade or century, will once again be undergoing changes and new beginnings. It all began Tuesday night with the seating of the post-election city council. Though the replacement of Jane Hansen with Mike Montello...
April 23, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 22, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 21, 2016
Time for some common sense To the Editor: At two hundred forty years old, we are a fairly new country. We’ve learned a few things and I’m sure we have plenty more to learn. In the last 40 years our economy has been based on the theory of “trickle down” economics. We’ve...
April 22, 2016 - 11:50am
April 18, 2016
Living in the new world
A couple weeks ago for the inquiring reporter question, I asked, “how does the threat of terrorism impact your life?” The attacks in Brussels were still in the headlines and San Bernadino and Paris were not quite yet numb in our hearts and minds. I really wanted to know how real...
April 18, 2016 - 8:58am
April 16, 2016
The continuing election cycle continues
In the news business, the information never stops -- a fact that is most true when in comes to elections (a topic of interest that is in full bore this year).
April 16, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 15, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 14, 2016
Thanks for gratitude and interest To the Editor: From all of us at St Mary School and the Mardi Gras Committee, we would like to express our sincere thanks and gratitude for your interest, donations and prayers in supporting the Mardi Gras Celebration. Because of the generosity of...
April 15, 2016 - 9:04am
April 11, 2016
Growing a green thumb
Though I understand that people change as they get older, it still amazes me there are many things that I am now finding myself enjoying or wanting to do more of after having little to no interest when I was a teenager and throughout college. Most people know that for the last few...
April 11, 2016 - 9:07am
April 9, 2016
Stay focused behind the wheel
With spring upon us and warm weather ahead, it is a recipe for one of Wisconsin’s summer activities – road construction.
April 9, 2016 - 4:00pm