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SMS lauds students of the month
St. Croix County forecast as fastest growing to 2040; town of Richmond ranks 7th statewide in growth
Task force unlikely to suggest sweeping changes for rural school funding; 'robo call' bill still in-play; more Wisconsin news
A sea of pink at Central
School board approves academy of virtual education
crime and courts
Tiger girls basketball knocks off Ashland
Spartans top St. Croix Falls
SCC boys basketball knocked out of playoffs by Northwestern
Tiger boys basketball knocked out of playoffs
Spartans fall one game short of section finals
Ready, Set, GO!
Somerset art at its finest
Buds Garden Club hosts bluebird talk
Roberts loses ‘Good Neighbor,’ beloved friend
Local family uses talents to heal in the Philippines
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Inquiring Reporter: If you could talk to Mother Nature, what would you say to her right now?
Letters to the Editor: March 6, 2014
Our View: Dispose of unused prescription meds
Our View: Get involved in library building discussion
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 27, 2014
Town of Somreset Ordinance Amendment Chapter 18-62 #2014-01
Village of Star Prairie February 5, 2014 Board Meeting Minutes
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Town of Somerset Town Board Meeting MInutes - March 5, 2014
May 23, 2013
Dog park voting goes well for local project
New Richmond is "barking" loud and clear for its planned local dog park. On May 1, PetSafe launched its third annual "Bark for Your Park" nationwide contest through which cities across the U.S. can win funding to build local dog parks. By the end of summer, five U.S. cities will...
May 23, 2013 - 8:32am
May 20, 2013
Summer, kids, fishing, it's all good and it's on Perch Lake
The St. Croix Sportsman's Alliance will sponsor a free kids fishing contest on Saturday afternoon, June 8, at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake, north of Willow River State Park, from 3-5:15 p.m. The fishing contest is open to children of all ages. Sign up at Fishingcontest Vehicle...
sports / outdoors
May 20, 2013 - 4:18pm
Panel will decide on DNA-collection question, 'double-dipping'; house explosion levels one- damages five near Eau Claire; more state news
MADISON -- A legislative panel will decide on Thursday whether the new state budget should let police collect DNA samples from people who have not been convicted of felonies. The governor and attorney general want to expand the state's DNA database which police use to find suspects...
news / politics / outdoors / business
May 20, 2013 - 10:29am
May 18, 2013
Give a turtle a helping hand
Starting today, you can make a difference in the lives of turtles by participating in the new Citizen-based Turtle Monitoring Project. In 2004,...
May 18, 2013 - 11:54am
May 17, 2013
Goliath Challenge set for Saturday
The second annual Goliath Challenge, a 5K obstacle race, is Saturday, May 18, at the Badlands Snopark in Hudson to raise funds for Feed My Starving...
outdoors / life
May 17, 2013 - 7:59am
Dog park seeks big cash
Officials with the city of New Richmond are trying to rally dog owners from around the region. Thanks to the PetSafe organization, communities from across the nation are vying for $25,000 to help develop a new dog park. New Richmond is well on its way toward the development of a...
May 17, 2013 - 6:32am
May 16, 2013
Trout stocking numbers reduced on Apple, Willow
Budget cutbacks and the lack of fee increases for several years have caused a severe reduction in the number of trout planted in the Willow and Apple rivers prior to the season opener. In years past several thousand brown trout went into areas both above and below New Richmond.
May 16, 2013 - 11:09am
St. Croix parks to have open house, state parks plan free days
St. Croix County will host a County Parks Open House Day Sunday, June 2, for all park visitors. The Open House Day offers free vehicle admission for all visitors into the county's three staffed parks - Glen Hills Park, Troy Beach and Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake. (Additional...
outdoors / life
May 16, 2013 - 10:24am
May 15, 2013
UPDATED(4:20 p.m.) Hotline established for individuals affected by Germann Road fire
GORDON -- The Department of Natural Resources has established a hotline which residents potentially impacted by the Germann Road Fire in Douglas County can call to learn about the status of their homes and property. The phone number, 715-376-4185, will connect residents directly...
news / outdoors
May 15, 2013 - 3:07pm
May 10, 2013
Joint Finance OKs one year's funding for embattled WEDC; panel would curb reciprocity; Gogebic files permit request, more state news
MADISON -- The state Legislature's finance committee has endorsed only one year of funding for the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. The panel discussed the agency's proposed two-year budget Thursday after members of another legislative committee hammered WEDC officials...
news / politics / business / outdoors
May 10, 2013 - 8:54am
May 9, 2013
Ranger-led paddle programs offered
Discover firsthand what makes the Namekagon and St. Croix rivers an extraordinary national park. The St. Croix River Association has teamed up...
May 9, 2013 - 2:25pm
Park Board seeks new member
Are you a New Richmond city resident who would like to be more active in your community?
May 9, 2013 - 8:53am
May 8, 2013
Gun Show May 17-18 in Hudson
Hudson Sports and Civic Center Ice Arena will be the site of a gun show on from 3-8 p.m. Friday, May 17, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 18. There will be over 150 tables featuring modern and antique firearms, ammo, knives, military and hunting related items. $5 admission, ages...
news / outdoors
May 8, 2013 - 2:26pm
May 7, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: O.J.'s ex pleads guilty in drug theft case
Credit: Forum News Service North Dakota Mom who pushed DUI bill, cited for DUI BOTTINEAU, N.D. - The mother of two boys killed by a drunken driver last summer was cited for driving under the influence after rolling her car last weekend, just days after she and her husband stood...
news / outdoors
May 7, 2013 - 6:40am
May 3, 2013
Story about missing canoeists was fabricated; new law would mean prison for 7-time drunks; more state news
EAU CLAIRE -- The kayaker who claimed that two canoeists vanished in the Chippewa River this week made the whole thing up. The 30-year-old Manitowoc man was arrested on a possible charge of obstructing an officer, police reported Thursday. Rescuers spent parts of Tuesday and Wednesday...
news / politics / outdoors
May 3, 2013 - 10:11am