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NR School Board member Skoglund resigns
St. Croix County towns slated for broadband funding
Wisconsin roundup: After winter’s sucker punch, concerns turn to melting snow; more state news stories
Democrats stoke the fire ahead of November showdown
Blizzard makes SCC prom one to remember
crime and courts
Spring sports beginning to happen, weekend schedule listed
Blake Kretovics signs to play baseball at Winona State
New Richmond softball gets rough welcome to 2018
New Richmond's Blake Kretovics named 2018 WIAA Scholar Athlete
Somerset's Tony Martin to fight Saturday in UFC Fight Night in Atlantic City
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 125th Street and Utility Improvements
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Fog Sealing
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Crackfilling
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 5/8/18 Plan Commission Hearing
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ordinance 513 - Shoreland
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Dunn Brothers offering new option for coffee in NR
Hudson Physicians welcomes Greg Barlow, PA-C
2018 Business Woman of Year nominees announced
Express Employment - Certified Professional Franshise
Place a Business Announcement
Lois I. Hammelman
Roland Clarence Running
David Allen Osborne
Father Leonard Fraher
Larry "Lurts" Lee Everett Johnson Jr.
Support Daniel Hansen
Gary Hanson for St. Croix County Supervisor Dist. 11
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Bob Feidler for County Supervisor
Sarah Nigbor column: Finding my roots, and Finnish ones at that
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Your local news is under tax attack
Wild Side column: Brimming rivers
Viewpoint: Serious state tech problems need public scrutiny
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March 26, 2013
Kathleen Dunn headlines WPR listener event at Hudson
Kathleen Dunn, a name familiar to Wisconsin Public Radio listeners for the past 20 years, will serve as keynote speaker for 2013 Listeners Dinner...
March 26, 2013 - 11:56am
November 9, 2012
SCCMS play begins 'Unhappily Ever After'
Fairytales won't end quite the usual way in the St. Croix Central Middle School fifth and sixth grade play, "Unhappily Ever After." The play,...
November 9, 2012 - 7:07am
July 27, 2012
Village strives to settle tuber pickup problems
Tuber pickup issues continue for Apple River Hideaway in Somerset. Owner Mike Kapppers had proposed improving an old emergency-access-only road for use as a pickup location for Apple River Hideaway tubers but the Somerset Village Board told him that plan won't work in a village board...
July 27, 2012 - 8:00am
February 9, 2011
New Richmond man faces sex assault charges
Charges have been filed against a New Richmond man in a child sex assault case resulting from alleged incidents in New Richmond over a period of several years. Bobby Joe Ellis, 42, was charged with felony counts of sex assault of a child, third-degree sex assault and misdemeanor...
February 9, 2011 - 4:09pm
February 23, 2010
Trial set for former St. Croix Co. sex offender
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Jury trial dates for Aug. 17 to 20 were set Monday for the Wisconsin sex offender accused of beating, sexually assaulting and robbing a 73-year-old woman in November at a rural church. Lindon Roy Knutson, 61, also has a pre-trial hearing set for April 12 in Kandiyohi...
February 23, 2010 - 2:35pm
December 29, 2009
Woman sues, claiming sexual assault in jail
HUDSON -- A former inmate in the St. Croix County jail has filed a lawsuit against the county and its sheriff, alleging she was repeatedly sexually assaulted by a jailer, who later killed himself. Jackie L. Peterson, 32, currently an inmate in the Robert E. Ellsworth Correctional...
December 29, 2009 - 5:04pm
June 5, 2009
Tigers send Wickham, Kelly and relays to state
New Richmond seniors Jake Wickham and McKenzie Kelly have gone the distance. They will complete their superb high school distance running careers...
June 5, 2009 - 10:40am
May 7, 2009
The SPACE celebrates anniversary
Join The SPACE, a centre for creativity, along with local visual and performing artists as they present "A Celebration of Creativity" on May 8. This event is open to the community and will be an evening of relaxation, laughter and creativity. The evening's event will open at 6 p.m....
May 7, 2009 - 8:46pm
January 23, 2009
Motel owners excited to be part of New Richmond community
Almost half of the motels in the United States are owned by immigrants from India. It's a perplexing figure, until you talk to Rao and Lakshmi Morusupalli, the newest owners of Riverfront Inn and Suites in New Richmond. "There is probably no town in America with a population of...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Coffee shop reopens under new name
After a several week drought, the coffee flows in Somerset again. Latte Café and Movies, formerly Sophia's, at 701 Rivard St. reopened on Dec....
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Brats N' Bingo coming up soon
The Somerset Partners In Education (P.I.E.) organization will be holding its first event of the 2008-09 school year on Friday, Oct. 24. The 2008 Brats N' Bingo will be held at the Somerset High School multi-purpose room. The event is from 5:30-7:30 p.m. This year P.I.E. is asking...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Artistic messes turn into new business
Messes are encouraged at Christine Melby's house. So it was only natural that when Melby sought to start her own business, messes and kids were part of the equation. Melby has started "Messes & Masterpieces," a non-profit educational organization that conducts creative art classes...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Wisconsin well represented in U.S. Olympic track and field trials
Wisconsin will be well-represented at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials which open today (Friday) in Eugene, Ore. There are 17 men and six women with ties to the Badger State who will compete in various events, with the hopes of making it to Beijing in August for Team USA....
June 27, 2008 - 9:00am
June 26, 2008
Wisconsin to chip in on Winona bus and ferry service costs
Wisconsin will help pay for the bus and ferry service created when the only bridge from the state to Winona, Minn., was shut down for 11 days. It cost Winona more than $200,000 to move people across the Mississippi River, when a defect caused the bridge to be closed for more inspections. Corroded...
June 26, 2008 - 9:00am
June 6, 2008
Blues and Brews Fest joins Park Art Fair
Park Art Fair will not celebrate its 42nd year alone. This year the Willow River Blues and Brews Fest will become part of Park Art Fair, which is scheduled for Friday, June 6, and Saturday, June 7, at Mary Park. Park Art Fair will have approximately 120-125 vendors this year and...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am