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Backyard Paradise breaks ground on new headquarters facility
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
County man faces charges in domestic assault case
Bill would eliminate personal property tax; service is Sunday for fallen trooper; 11 more Wisconsin stories
New Richmond Council chooses engineer for upcoming street projects
crime and courts
Fall’s care for New Richmond athletes draws major honor
Johnny (Blood) McNally featured on Green Bay Packers website
Ten local youth wrestlers qualify for state tournament
Five local players get all-state hockey honors; Hallmark named to first team
Five local players selected for 2015 WFCA state football all-star game
NRHS culinary students get taste of running a restaurant
SCC band performs at Walt Disney World
Somerset School Board candidate forum scheduled for March 30
NRHS Academic Decathlon team grabs D2 state title
Somerset students perform ‘The Princess Bride’
Roberts woman joins national effort to help caregivers of ill or wounded veterans
Motorcycle safety class being offered at WITC
Horse of a lifetime: Local horse earns national honor
Area restaurants ready for second annual Burger Battle
Register for the New Richmond Community Garage Sale
arts and entertainment
15CV135 In the matter of the name change of Michele Ann Kron
Village of Somerset - Environmental Assessment for Arnold Street Water Extension
Petition for Detachment of Land from the Village of Somerset
Town of Somerset - Advertisement for Bids - 2015 TRI-D Town Road
Village of Somerset - Public Hearing Notice April 2
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Our View: Cost estimates put Commons, library projects in question
Editor's Notebook: It's time to hit the trails
Letters to the Editor: March 26, 2015
Our View: Sunshine Week is all about open government
Letters to the Editor: March 19, 2015
Get Out! Deals
April 30, 2013
UPDATE: Man shot by turkey hunter was hit in face, neck
A Stillwater, Minn. man -- an off-duty Washington County Sheriff's Department supervisor -- was struck in the face, neck and shoulder by pellets fired by a White Bear Lake, Minn., man who was hunting in the Town of Somerset early Tuesday, April 30. Sheriff John Shilts said Jerry...
news / outdoors
April 30, 2013 - 11:03am
April 26, 2013
Wisconsin's drought is officially over; Supreme Court urged to review Act 10; smokes swiped from ATF warehouse, more state news
The U.S. Drought Monitor reports the recent rain and snow seen over much of Wisconsin has ended the state's drought. The latest weekly update...
news / politics / outdoors / education
April 26, 2013 - 9:12am
Reward offered for bear poaching information
The Star Prairie Fish & Game organization is offering a $500 reward to the person whose tip results in the conviction of the person or persons...
April 26, 2013 - 9:00am
April 25, 2013
Book features New Richmond, Somerset area day hiking trails
New Richmond and Somerset receive prominent billing in the latest recreational guidebook to Northwest Wisconsin - "Headin' to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northwest Wisconsin," by Rob Bignell. Describing more than 100 trails, the book covers nine Wisconsin counties - Ashland,...
April 25, 2013 - 10:11am
April 22, 2013
'Habitat Handout Day' set for May 4 at Baldwin
BALDWIN - Property owners in Pierce and St. Croix counties interested in making their land wildlife friendly are invited to attend the annual "Habitat Handout Day" and receive free spruce trees, wildlife friendly shrubs and seed for wildlife food plots. The distribution takes place...
news / outdoors
April 22, 2013 - 4:28pm
Wardens locate body of missing Minnesota snowmobiler in St. Croix River
Two Wisconsin wardens discovered the body of a Minnesota man, who has been missing for two months, on Saturday afternoon while motoring along the west shoreline of the St. Croix River. WDIO-TV of Duluth, Minn., reported Monday the Pine County Sheriff's Office of Minnesota says the...
news / outdoors / accidents
April 22, 2013 - 2:31pm
April 19, 2013
Parks input meeting planned for April 24
The New Richmond Park Board is inviting all residents of the New Richmond School District to a Community Public Input meeting scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, from 6:30 - 7 p.m. at the New Richmond Civic Center's lower conference room #2, located at 156 E. First Street. This is...
news / outdoors
April 19, 2013 - 4:12pm
Dig it! Earth Day event offered at YMCA Camp
The St. Croix Community Development Department will join with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth Annual Earth Day event, "Soils: Dig It!" on Sunday, April 21, from noon-4 p.m. at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson. A "tunnel" will entice kids to pretend they are earth worms squirming...
April 19, 2013 - 8:58am
April 18, 2013
River association hosts author William Souder
The St. Croix River Association will hold its annual Spring Gathering on May 14. Guest speaker will be local distinguished author, William Souder,...
outdoors / life
April 18, 2013 - 9:24am
April 16, 2013
No Wisconsin runners hurt in Boston blasts; $17 million pledged for dairy center; more state news
Although some 450 runners from the state were registered for Monday's ill-fated Boston Marathon, none are believe to have been injured in the...
news / politics / outdoors
April 16, 2013 - 9:08am
April 11, 2013
Utilities still toil to undo storm-related outtages; Ryan favors some facets of Obama budget; researcher charged with formula theft, more state news
Wisconsin utilities made a lot of progress Wednesday in restoring electricity but about 8,500 customers were still in the dark this morning, after a second day of heavy rains, sleet, ice and light snow. Places with freezing rain are being hit the hardest. Wisconsin Power-and-Light...
news / politics / outdoors
April 11, 2013 - 10:39am
April 10, 2013
First towboat locks through to St. Paul; tribal leader rips DNR, state leaders; brace yourself for next wintry blast
The navigation season is finally underway on the Mississippi River along western Wisconsin and Minnesota. Patrick Moes of the Army Corps of Engineers said a boat that was towing a dozen barges passed through Lock & Dam 2 on Monday night, just west of Prescott. He said Lake Pepin...
politics / outdoors
April 10, 2013 - 9:32am
April 8, 2013
Witness in Schaffhausen trial is due in court today for knife possession; gas down 31 cents from a year ago; UW wins cancer research grant, more state news
Employees and visitors at the courthouse in Hudson are getting security screenings as they enter the building Monday in the wake of what St.
news / outdoors / politics
April 8, 2013 - 9:14am
April 5, 2013
New Richmond developing new dog park
Dogs, like people, have a variety of needs. Without proper exercise and socialization, both dogs and their owners can suffer similar afflictions....
April 5, 2013 - 9:46am
Financial help for schools dominant theme at first hearing; regents voting on 2 new chancellors; silo mishap claims Catawba man, more state news
GREENDALE -- Public school officials say they've squeezed out as much savings as they possibly can - and they need more state aid. Gov. Scott Walker's decision to freeze public school aid, while spending more on private school vouchers, was a major topic Thursday at the Joint Finance...
news / outdoors / politics / education
April 5, 2013 - 8:40am