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Somerset Elementary celebrates Mileage Club participants
SCC Class of 2018: Her career path clicked in choir
SCC HS names fourth quarter honor roll students
Wisconsin roundup: Flooding expected into Thursday after heavy storms; more state news stories
Flooding closes highways in northern Wisconsin
crime and courts
New Richmond wins slugfest with Central in new Legion baseball league
Grandma's Marathon draws large group of local runners
New Richmond's Blake Kretovics named all-state in baseball
New Richmond wins opener in new American Legion baseball league
New Richmond girls get six on All-MBC soccer team
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
ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/18/18 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ROBERTS: 2018 Liquor License Applications
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 6/28/18 Hearing - Mathy Construction Permit
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 6/28/18 Hearing - Brand Buggy Permit
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ordinance 519 - Vaping on School Property
New chiro moves into Hudson Headache office
Hale selected as 2018 Family Childcare Provider of the Year
When Community is Family
Community leaders celebrate U.S. Small Business Week
O'Connell-Benedict Funeral Home thanks River Falls American Legion Post 121
Place a Business Announcement
Lois Elizabeth Hatch
Betty Josephine Milius
Kathie Ann Cellotti
Support Daniel Hansen
Gary Hanson for St. Croix County Supervisor Dist. 11
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Letters to the Editor
Brux column: Economic scapegoating in the age of populism
Impact of mentoring: Dave Mehls
Viewpoint: A community dialogue for mental health awareness
Bill Rubin column: Econ 101: Housing Demand Outpaces Supply
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Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
The First Amendment protects people's right to say hateful things — including hurtful and false words about minorities, religious groups,...
February 19, 2018 - 7:49am
February 18, 2018
Kiwanis Column: What is Kiwanis?
The News is allowing Kiwanis to have a monthly column. Many articles have been printed throughout the years but now there will be a monthly update....
February 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 13, 2018
Viewpoint: Moving broadband forward for Wisconsin
In a recent committee hearing, I argued majority lawmakers were moving broadband expansion forward by press release and little else. This week Rep. Don Vuwink (D-Milton) and I are circulating bills to actually move broadband forward for Wisconsin. The Committee on Revenue, Financial...
February 13, 2018 - 10:54am
February 12, 2018
Viewpoint: UW-Madison's commitment to Wisconsin students expands
Over the last several years, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has taken several steps to ensure that an education at the state's flagship public university is accessible to Wisconsin students and affordable for their families. I'm very pleased to let you know that we're expanding...
February 12, 2018 - 4:00pm
February 11, 2018
Bill Rubin column: American Pie
Whether it's East L.A. or East Overshoe, there may be occasional coffee shop chatter that your community is on the brink. First, don't believe...
February 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 7, 2018
Editorial: Children at risk of going hungry
Last year, nearly 235 sponsors provided 2.87 million free meals to Wisconsin children from low‑income families during the summer. These sponsors...
February 7, 2018 - 7:49am
Letters to the Editor
Highlighting Stafsholt's successes TO THE EDITOR I work with your Rep. Rob Stafsholt in the state Assembly, where I serve as Majority Leader. I work with members to get their bills through the committee process and onto the Assembly floor for a full vote. I wanted to share some of...
February 7, 2018 - 5:00am
February 6, 2018
Editorial: Smiles all the way around ... the earth
Positive flow: Earth Day will come a month early this year. Well, at least in the New Richmond School District it will. The first order of T-shirts that Hillside Elementary fifth-grader Paige Hanson designed for a national competition will arrive in March — well in time for...
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 5, 2018
Viewpoint: Who is working under the governor's new 'Wisconsin Works' program?
"With more people working in Wisconsin..., we can't afford to have anyone on the sidelines, we need everyone in the game," Gov. Scott Walker said, calling for a special session to take up bills he nicknamed, "Wisconsin Works for Everyone." The Senate Public Benefits, Licensing and...
February 5, 2018 - 3:55pm
February 3, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Population gain. And pains
Last fall, the Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) finalized population estimates for local units of government, as of Jan. 1, 2017....
February 3, 2018 - 11:42am
February 2, 2018
Daniel Bruch column: Afraid of the light
February 2, 2018 - 7:55pm
January 30, 2018
Viewpoint: Farmers advocate for agriculture and rural communities
Farmers from several western Wisconsin counties traveled to Madison as part of the annual Ag Day at the Capitol. On the day Gov. Scott Walker delivered his State of the State address, farmers shared with their legislators, the state of things in their world.
January 30, 2018 - 12:33pm
January 29, 2018
Letters to the Editor
Limiting influence of big money in government TO THE EDITOR Wisconsin's District 10 Senate race is a national phenomenon. Patty Schachtner won despite being outspent by her opponent's big money donations." Wisconsin United to Amend believes the win by a candidate with less big money...
January 29, 2018 - 5:00am
January 22, 2018
Viewpoint: Kicking us when we are down
The little girl walked home through the snow. She took the longer route. Mom asked her to stop at the store to buy milk. She touched the coupons and note. She couldn't lose them. Mom was so sick with cancer.
January 22, 2018 - 4:47pm
January 21, 2018
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
It's been awhile since I wrote a column, and one of my resolutions in the new year is to connect with our readers more, now that I have my feet under me a bit more solidly since becoming regional editor (at least I think I do!) One way of doing that is helping people get to know...
January 21, 2018 - 4:15pm