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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
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
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
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
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
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
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
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
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 27, 2014
Voters knew what they were doing To the Editor: As you are aware, despite my resignation earlier this year, I was re-elected as Clerk of Court for St. Croix County in the Nov. 4 election. I believe many of the 19,185 individuals who voted for me were informed voters expressing...
November 26, 2014 - 11:46am
November 20, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 20, 2014
Doar belonged to rarest of breeds To the Editor: In our lifetimes, the opportunities are rare to have reason for pause to honor an individual rising to national prominence through activities of civic and positive cultural accomplishment rather than notarized ploys for publicity....
November 20, 2014 - 9:37am
November 13, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 13, 2014
Getting past personal issues To the Editor: Upon retirement in 2001, my wife and I moved to New Richmond. It was a spontaneous move after some 40 years in the investment business, mostly in the municipal finance area. It was a great move for us. In 2001, as you will remember,...
November 13, 2014 - 11:04am
November 6, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Nov. 6, 2014
Make calls, ask questions To the Editor: Why would decision-makers at the Village of Hammond Police Department and the New Richmond Police Department block access to police records? It causessome to wonder, “what’s going on there?” Instead of, “that’s my police...
November 6, 2014 - 10:32am
October 23, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 23, 2014
Deeply troubled waters in Hammond To the Editor: Local media reports more outrageous news, resignation, threats, payments and pictures at the Sept. 29 Hammond Village Board Meeting. Photos taken at the Sept. 29 meeting show only Trustee Lynn Pabst paying attention to Sandy Brecht...
October 23, 2014 - 10:37am
October 9, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 9, 2014
Chicken Littles running city into serious debt To the Editor: I’m sure the City of New Richmond’s decision-makers feel they should not have to answer to the served (currently contracted) towns, but it really comes down to a need for bigger government (people elected by the...
October 9, 2014 - 11:58am
October 2, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 2, 2014
Save the Paperjack Greenway To the Editor: The City of New Richmond is considering building a skateboard park in the Paperjack Greenway located at the corner of East 11th Street and South Knowles Avenue. This is currently a green space with Paperjack Creek running through it....
October 2, 2014 - 10:52am
September 25, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Sept. 25, 2014
Solar programs benefit all To the Editor: The Milwaukee Shines solar program is the type of renewable energy program we need in Wisconsin. It benefits individual homeowners and businesses and creates a lot of local jobs. Instead, Gov. Scott Walker’s PSC has chosen to throw money...
September 25, 2014 - 12:47pm
September 18, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Sept. 18, 2014
Fire funding in jeopardy To the Editor: Your safety and your property are being jeopardized by the people making the financial decisions at New Richmond Fire & Rescue (NRF&R). First, let me and all the people served by NRF&R say a huge thank you and tip our caps to...
September 18, 2014 - 9:22am
September 11, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Sept. 11, 2014
A place to call home To the Editor: “My mom is asleep, so I am just going to watch the camera to make sure he doesn’t come here. I will stay awake and watch so she can sleep.” Above is a quote from an 8-year-old boy, temporarily housed at Turningpoint, the domestic and...
September 11, 2014 - 1:30pm
September 4, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Sept. 4, 2014
City police, courts withhold public information To the Editor: On July 10, my car was vandalized in the parking lot of a local grocery store. A young man decided to “key” my door and fortunately for me it was witnessed by another man in the parking lot. A police report was...
September 4, 2014 - 9:31am
August 28, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 28, 2014
Thank you for saying hi to Joe To the Editor: My brother Joe died Tuesday, Aug.19, after a two-month battle with cancer. Thursday evening the family gathered at Mom and Dad’s house to talk and cry and share some memories about a brother who died way too soon. During that conversation...
August 28, 2014 - 10:08am
August 21, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 21, 2014
Be kind To the Editor: The Heritage Hillside Series featured The Elvis Show last week, and it was a perfect night all around. But besides the perfect weather, an outstanding show, free corn on the cob, frozen candy bars from WCU and the complete absence of mosquitoes, there was...
August 21, 2014 - 10:34am
August 7, 2014
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 7, 2014
Thurmes asks for write-in vote To the Editor: I’m seeking your support as the Democratic write-in candidate for Clerk of Circuit Court during the Aug. 12 primary election. I believe my 19 years of experience in the St. Croix County legal community (10 in private firms and nine...
August 7, 2014 - 12:57pm
July 17, 2014
Letters to the Editor: July 17, 2014
Thank you to the emergency responders To the Editor: Thank you to all of the emergency responders from the New Richmond, Roberts and Somerset fire departments, along with the police and ambulance crews from New Richmond. This past Wednesday night I gained a tremendous amount of...
July 17, 2014 - 10:04am