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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Offender at large after taking van at MCF-Lino Lakes
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Somerset High School graduates Class of 2017
crime and courts
Thursday Sports: Track teams all qualify athletes for WIAA state meet
New Richmond girls soccer proves it deserves to be called champions
Monday Sports: MBC baseball champions crowned, track regionals held
Teamwork drove St. Croix Central girls to MBC track title
Middle Border Conference boys golf battle came down to the final shot
Somerset High School graduates Class of 2017
Broken back can't stop Viebrock from racing
Nelson brothers: Through tragedy they have triumphed
Learning to run a business
SCC Elementary students show courage
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Second Pea Soup Medallion Hunt clue announced
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
arts and entertainment
PUBLISHED NOTICE: Acuity v. Justin L. Smith; Case No. 17-SC-882
TOWN OF RICHMOND: 2017 Liquor License Applications
TOWN OF ERIN PRAIRIE: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
PROBATE NOTICE: Jean T. Roach Estate; Case No. 17PR31
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Sharon Oswald, 74
Curtiss A. Anderson, 87
Ronald J. Wittstock, 72
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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April 7, 2017
Joint Finance Committee sets hearing in Ellsworth
Ellsworth Ellsworth has been chosen as one of six locations for a Joint Finance Committee State Budget Hearing Wednesday, April 19. The hearing will begin at 10 a.m. at the Ellsworth High School gymnasium, 323 W. Hillcrest St. The public is invited to offer feedback on Gov. Scott...
April 7, 2017 - 10:00am
March 27, 2017
St. Croix Central AD resigns, district hires new elementary assistant principal
St. Croix Central The St. Croix Central school board approved a series of resignations and hirings as part of its consent agenda during its March 20 regular meeting. Two of those approvals saw the district's athletic director, assistant high school principal and transportation director,...
March 27, 2017 - 5:00am
SCC School Board: AD resigns, district hires new elementary assistant principal
The St. Croix Central school board approved a series of resignations and hirings as part of its consent agenda during its March 20 regular meeting. Two of those approvals saw the district’s athletic director, assistant high school principal and transportation director, Jeremy Kerg,...
March 27, 2017 - 5:00am
February 16, 2017
Governor makes budget tour stop in New Richmond
State budget tour On the heels of his announcement of the state of Wisconsin's biennial budget last week, Gov. Scott Walker stopped in New Richmond...
February 16, 2017 - 1:18pm
February 9, 2017
Budget book reflects city's process and what the future holds
The 2017 City of New Richmond budget is now in place as city officials begin the new year. Did you know that: • For every $1 that you pay in...
February 9, 2017 - 5:35pm
Wisconsin roundup: Walker budget plan roll-out includes stop in New Richmond; Menomonie murder suspect extradited; 10 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker will make another quick tour of Wisconsin Thursday and Friday to promote the two year, $76 billion state budget he proposed Wednesday. He's starting in Milwaukee with a speech at the annual Governor's Conference on Economic Development -- and he'll then...
February 9, 2017 - 11:48am
February 8, 2017
Walker budget calls for more K-12, UW education spending
Gov. Scott Walker trumpeted new spending on education and a reduction in taxes in his budget presentation to Wisconsin lawmakers. The Republican...
February 8, 2017 - 6:17pm
January 25, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker to unveil budget Feb. 8; White House orders up a Leinie's; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker will unveil his next proposed state budget two weeks from Wednesday. The Republican Walker plans to discuss the highlights in a speech to the Legislature at 4 p.m. Feb. 8, scrapping the traditional nighttime speech from previous years. Walker has already...
January 25, 2017 - 8:53am
December 12, 2016
City of New Richmond 2017 Budget approved
New Richmond City Council aldermen unanimously approved the 2017 budget as presented at a hearing Monday, Dec. 5 — a budget that shows a 3.52 percent increase in the overall levy. The total budget of $5,120,638 is a $174,108 increase over the 2016 budget of $4,946,530. City Administrator...
December 12, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 10, 2016
Village of Star Prairie Board approves 2017 budget worth $345,794
Village of Star Prairie The Village of Star Prairie Board of Trustees unanimously approved a budget of $345,794 for 2017 at a special meeting held last Wednesday evening, Nov. 30, at the community center. The new budget includes a property tax levy of $232,117, representing an increase...
December 10, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 22, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: AG to appeal ruling against GOP's redistricting; Wis. Supreme Court won't probe John Doe leaks; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's Republican attorney general says he will appeal a federal court ruling that strikes down the Assembly and Senate district...
November 22, 2016 - 10:04am
November 20, 2016
Hammond Village Board approves budget
Following a public hearing for the 2017 Village of Hammond budget, the Hammond Village Board approved the 2017 budget at $1,684,113, according to clerk/treasurer Sandi Hazer. Also approved during the Nov. 14 meeting was the Alcohol Beverage License Application and Operators License...
November 20, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 10, 2016
New Richmond: City council sends budget forward
Some city fines also increased Going line by line and page by page, the city of New Richmond aldermen Monday night considered some technical issues during their review of the 2017 budget, but there were no objections to the bottom line dollars that show the total proposed city tax...
November 10, 2016 - 1:06pm
November 7, 2016
SCC school board approves budget, tax levy and mill rate
The St. Croix Central School Board approved the 2016-17 school year budget, tax levy and mill rate during its Oct. 24 special meeting. According to Superintendent Tim Widiker, the only change to the budget was a lowering of the mill rate from .01214725 to .01156790. The reduction...
November 7, 2016 - 12:00pm
October 28, 2016
Somerset Board of Education approves 2016-17 budget
By a unanimous vote, members of the Somerset Board of Education adopted a budget for the 2016-17 school year of $16,975,154.42 at their meeting Monday night. Board members also certified a tax levy in the amount of $5,018,697 for the 2016-17 school year. The levy is intended to defray...
October 28, 2016 - 12:00pm