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Storm shifts south, heavy snow still likely
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
New Richmond man headed back to prison
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
crime and courts
Larson to represent St. Croix Central at 2017 WIAA state wrestling tournament
Western Wisconsin Stars score first playoff victory since 2008
New Richmond boys basketball ends regular season Thursday against Rice Lake
Somerset hockey gets playoff win in overtime against Baldwin-Woodville
Somerset boys basketball hosts Ellsworth on Thursday
NRMS announces 2016-2017 second quarter honor roll
Mentors needed at Starr Elementary
SCC school board approves Clay as elementary principal
NRHS hosts STEM Night
Learn 2 Love group stuffs socks with items for those in need
NR chamber to host 'State of the City' Friday, Feb. 24
Watercolor painting class held at Hazel Mackin
Local game designer seeing success
Free March 1 seminar: How to manage medications effectively
Hazel Mackin Public Library: Experience library's redesigned collection
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Lien Sale Notice - Sunnyside Super Storage, Units C03, C30, C40, E14, J16, K16
17PR15 In the matter of the estate of Craig W Campbell
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
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Letters to the Editor
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Letters to the Editor
Striving for a healthy community
City of New Richmond kicks off its comprehensive plan
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February 4, 2016
Former Polk County jailer given 30-year prison sentence
A former Polk County jail worker convicted of sexually assaulting female inmates is headed to prison. Judge Eugene Harrington on Monday sentenced former Polk County Sheriff’s Department corrections officer Darryl Christensen to 60 years, 30 of which must be spent in prison. The...
News/crime and courts
February 4, 2016 - 10:12am
December 28, 2015
UPDATED: Couple, two men rescue threesome from icy Apple River backwater; baby resuscitated
AMERY -- Three passersby are being heralded as heroes in the rescue and resuscitation of a five-month-old baby boy and the saving of the mother...
December 28, 2015 - 2:24pm
December 3, 2015
Western Wisconsin teen injured by hunting rifle
A 16-year-old Frederic boy was airlifted to Regions Hospital in St. Paul late Sunday after a rifle in the truck he was driving discharged, striking him in the right forearm. Michael Coen-Nelson was driving a 1988 Chevrolet pickup on 150th Street in Polk County's West Sweden township...
December 3, 2015 - 2:00pm
December 1, 2015
Walker, PSC chief, announce grants to aid broadband expansion in rural Barron County
CLAYTON -- Gov. Scott Walker joined the Wisconsin Public Service Commission Tuesday morning in announcing $1.5 million in Broadband Expansion Grants. Walker and PSC Chair Ellen Nowak announced a $99,000 grant for Amery Telcom, Inc. at Clayton High School in Clayton and a $41,914...
December 1, 2015 - 4:54pm
October 16, 2015
Luck woman seriously injured in Thursday morning crash outside Amery
A two-vehicle accident just after 7 a.m. this morning, Thursday, Oct. 15, occurred on Highway 46 north of Birchwood Lane in Polk County near...
October 16, 2015 - 8:29am
August 20, 2015
Sheriff's office: Prominent lawyer's death appears accidental
Polk County authorities said preliminary indications are that a prominent western Wisconsin lawyer’s death was accidental. Owen Williams, a former St. Croix County district attorney and practicing lawyer who worked around western Wisconsin, died Monday at his home. “It’s...
August 20, 2015 - 9:40am
July 9, 2015
Podoll joins Kristo Orthodontics
Podoll Orthodontics, with offices in Baldwin, Wis., Amery, Wis., and New Richmond, Wis., has joined with Kristo Orthodontics, a family-owned...
July 9, 2015 - 12:02pm
June 18, 2015
UPDATE: Buswell apprehended in Chippewa County
According to a Minnesota Department of Corrections press release sent out on Wednesday monring, Patrick James Buswell, who had escaped from...
News/crime and courts
June 18, 2015 - 8:47am
July 12, 2012
Camp Wapo gets a new vehicle
Amery-based Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Camp has the distinction of being among the first 50 winners of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good program, a national philanthropic program that is awarding 100 cars to 100 nonprofits over the course of 100 consecutive days. Winners are selected each...
July 12, 2012 - 2:06pm
June 18, 2012
Amery man dies following accident
Kim L. Anderson, 58, Amery, died at St. Paul Regions Hospital on Friday, June 15. Anderson was involved in a one-vehicle accident at around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, in the Town of Alden, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office. Anderson was the lone occupant of the car,...
June 18, 2012 - 2:26pm
August 20, 2009
Amery babysitter denies injuring 5-month-old
A babysitter in Amery is blaming her 1-year-old son for causing injuries to a child she was caring for. Katherine Bocock is accused of injuring the 5-month-old boy at her home last week. The boy's parents called police when they noticed "suspicious injuries," like bruises on his...
August 20, 2009 - 9:00am
May 22, 2009
Streaky Tigers need to shake off crushing defeat
The New Richmond softball team isn't used to losing. You can imagine the shockwaves that ran through the minds of the Tigers following their 19-1 loss on Monday to Amery. This was the final regular season game for the Tigers. They begin WIAA Division 2 tournament play on Tuesday...
May 22, 2009 - 6:36am
February 6, 2009
Tiger hockey locks up share of MBC title
Wins on back-to-back nights over Amery and Baldwin-Woodville have locked up a share of the Middle Border Conference championship for the New Richmond boys hockey team. The Tigers can lock up the undisputed conference championship this Thursday. That's when they play at home against...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Tigers' comeback gets attention of Amery girls
The comeback made by the New Richmond girls basketball team might not have put a scare into the Amery Warriors, but it sure got their attention. After...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Tiger boys make big comeback to win at Amery
The times are changing for the New Richmond boys hockey team. At the beginning of the season the Tigers couldn't find a way to win a game. Now they are winning when they aren't at the top of their game. The Tigers earned their first Middle Border Conference win of the season when...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am