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Two cops, administrative aide gone from Prescott department
PHOTOS: Solar eclipse 2017
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New Richmond library holds first public engagement session
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
crime and courts
Million Calorie Burn is underway in New Richmond
Friday's Results: New Richmond, SCC football open with wins; Somerset loses wild battle
Fall Sports Preview: New Richmond football is young, but retains its lofty goals
Fall Sports Preview: Somerset football looking to turn things around
Fall Sports Preview: St. Croix Central begins state title defense on Friday
Donnelly has progressive plans for SHS education
Education student hones teaching skills at American camp in Latvia
Saluting second semester honor roll students at Somerset High School
Kiwanis honors Kier by donation to early literacy
Sales training making a comeback at WITC
Bucklew keeps Navy wing flying
Meet Libby, Overdrive's new one-tap reading app from your library
Panelists announced for John Doar History Trail Celebration
Bette Stephens named 2017 Ox Cart Days Grand Marshal
Maciel takes over as lead pastor at Faith Community
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 9/5/17 Plan Comm. Public Hearing
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Ad For Bids - HVAC Upgrade
WI DNR WPDES PN Lakeside Foods
Heights Finance Corp vs Joseph Redden
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 8/24/17, Case No. 17-CV-303, Candace Evenson
John "Joe" Kelly, 86
Travis J. Gillen, 29
Raymond John Wynveen, 83
Patrick W. McGurran, 82
Debra Joan Stanek, 60
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
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Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: The fair is still the fair
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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 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 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
March 31, 2016
Our View: Vote on Tuesday
According to the Government Accountablility Board, we could expect that about 40 percent of those across the state who are eligible to vote in the Tuesday, April 5, Spring General Election will do so. That number could even push a bit higher in this area given the fact that there...
March 31, 2016 - 2:22pm
March 18, 2016
Editorial: Celebrate safely
By the time you read this the St. Patrick’s Day festivities around the country and especially right here in New Richmond may be over. But that doesn’t matter, because the message of this particular column will apply to any and all public celebrations that we attend and love throughout...
March 18, 2016 - 9:29am
March 5, 2016
Editorial: Progress... it's a good thing
As we walked around in our Bermuda shorts and Hawaiian shirts this past weekend, allowing the sun to bathe our faces, arms and legs in its warm glow, many exclaimed the coming of spring. Though we all know how Mother Nature, or more specifically, Old Man Winter, can fool us at any...
March 5, 2016 - 5:02pm
February 29, 2016
Editorial: The changing political landscape
The recent announcements by representatives Dean Knudson and John Murtha stating they will not be seeking re-election have caused wrinkles in time and space here in Western Wisconsin. Both Republicans have stepped back and stated that it’s right for them to spend more time with...
February 29, 2016 - 12:28pm
February 21, 2016
Thankful for the sacrifices made
Sitting in the warmth of my office and listening to the emergency scanner go off Monday morning and afternoon got me to thinking about just how lucky we are -- how lucky we all are. Monday morning, the members of the Roberts and New Richmond fire departments were called out to battle...
February 21, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 22, 2015
Democracy, secrecy can’t co-exist
One of the bedrock principles upon which our nation was founded is that no one is above the law, and that it applies equally to all. One of...
October 22, 2015 - 12:58pm
May 28, 2015
Our View: Successful first chapter for 2015 graduates
Friday night was a time of appreciation and bragging for the New Richmond and St. Croix Central school districts. Both districts held their commencement exercises for the Class of 2015 and it was time for both high schools -- staff and the departing seniors -- to make note of their...
May 28, 2015 - 9:05am
May 21, 2015
Our View: Local government requires participation
Typically, when we New Richmond News reporters cover public meetings we are one of just a handful of people in the audience. In fact, at some municipal committee meetings, we might be the only people at the meeting who aren’t voting members or municipal staff. We think it’s shame...
May 21, 2015 - 8:58am
May 15, 2015
Our View: Schools must ask for your money, but not cities or counties
The St. Croix County Board last week approved a $20 million bonding package for a new county-run nursing home with a dementia care unit. Once completed the facility will replace the county’s aging and publicly subsidized nursing home. Geothermal heating and cooling units will add...
May 15, 2015 - 12:20pm
May 7, 2015
Our View: Skaters should speak now or forever hold their peace
The move to build a skateboard park for New Richmond youth was dealt a blow at last week’s Park Board meeting. If it seems like the idea came out of nowhere in the first place, it’s because it pretty much did. City staff along with Park Board members and City Council officials...
May 7, 2015 - 9:24am
April 30, 2015
Our View: A streak no one is proud of
This week is the fifth straight week we at the News will have a front page story on someone losing their life. Four of the deaths have involved vehicle accidents while the other revolved around a suicide. The latest one, in which a New Richmond man died as the result of a car-pedestrian...
April 30, 2015 - 11:30am
April 24, 2015
Our View: Best of New Richmond on display this weekend
A weekend like this doesn’t come around too many times a year. With a quad-fecta of high-profile community events, the best New Richmond has to offer will be on full display. STATE OF THE CITY: On Friday morning, the city government will put its best foot forward with a “State...
April 24, 2015 - 9:21am