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River States Truck and Trailer named to the Deloitte Wisconsin 75
Polk County woman killed, St. Croix County teen injured in crash
Wisconsin roundup: Packers fans ponder future after Rodgers injury; lawmaker takes aim at roadmaps; more state news stories
Village of Star Prairie receives no bids for hail damage repair work
2017 SCC Homecoming
crime and courts
WIAA soccer: New Richmond boys are top seed, Somerset to open at home
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
SCC football will start playoffs at home, New Richmond will start on the road
Friday football: Osceola edges New Richmond in wild finish; SCC tops Somerset
Tiger youth teams qualify for state
2017 SCC Homecoming
SHS invites community members to become mentors
Fifth annual conservation day collects record milkweed seed
Local firefighters train at new CVTC facility
NRMS September Students of the Month announced
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
Crowning Achievements pageant is Nov. 4
Mosaic workshop with Riana de Raad Oct. 21-22 at The Phipps
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
New Friday Library concept revealed
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 10/2/17 Special Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF SOMERSET: Oct. 4, 2017 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF STAR PRAIRIE: Intent to Award Contract - Town Hall Roof Repair
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 10/26/17 Public Hearing -Dove permit
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/16/17 Public Hearing- Future Land Use Plan Amendments
Richard E. "Dick" Junkans
Esther Scott Wentz
Rozella T. (Starzl) Davidson
Dolores Yvette Baum Strohbeen
Marlin R. Warner
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Viewpoint: The Second Amendment is archaic
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Panther Pause: SCC MS is roaring and off to a great start
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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
October 22, 2016
New Richmond Board of Education approves final budget, tax levy
The School District of New Richmond Board of Education met for the first time at its new time, 6 p.m., on Monday, Oct. 17, to discuss the 2016-17 school budget and tax levy, as well as changes to its school calendar for next school year. According to Director of Fiscal and Building...
October 22, 2016 - 6:00am
October 21, 2016
City of New Richmond wants to hear from you
Two upcoming council work sessions will be used to develop budget ... Mayor Fred Horne and the members of the city staff and council will be...
October 21, 2016 - 4:44pm
May 28, 2015
SCC School Board discusses where to cut to balance 2015-16 budget
A week before its May 18 board meeting, St. Croix Central district officials said its deficit for the 2015-16 year was $380,000. In those seven days, the figure increased to $430,000, adding more to the list of items to be reduced as the board mandated to the district a balanced...
May 28, 2015 - 10:05am
May 22, 2015
Somerset residents call out district leadership
A number of Somerset residents felt strongly enough about three particular issues to appear before the Somerset District Board of Education Monday night. Resident Sara Turner was disturbed by the board’s decision to reduce the number of teachers at the elementary school without...
May 22, 2015 - 8:32am
April 24, 2015
Murtha hears concerns about Walker's budget at New Richmond listening session
State Rep. John Murtha (R-Baldwin) held a listening session Friday at the New Richmond Civic Center so he could hear the public’s concerns...
April 24, 2015 - 9:34am
March 26, 2015
Western Wisconsin residents sound off against Walker budget
Voices raised Monday in western Wisconsin in defense of a state health-care program, the University of Wisconsin System, water concerns and other items slated for changes under Gov. Scott Walker’s budget. The Joint Committee on Finance, a 16-member panel working to shape Walker’s...
March 26, 2015 - 3:28pm
March 3, 2015
Area school districts present united front against Gov. Walker’s budget
Superintendents from six area districts held a rare joint news conference to raise the alarm about what Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget...
March 3, 2015 - 11:17am
February 19, 2015
Governor's budget could cost St. Croix Central district $230,000
As Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed 2015-17 budget heads to the legislative budget committee, the St. Croix Central School District is left contemplating how it might make up for $230,000 it could lose in direct state aid should the budget pass as proposed. Walker’s proposal would...
February 19, 2015 - 10:16am
Somerset School District deficit could balloon to $780,000 with Walker's proposed budget
Somerset School District is bracing itself for a big budget cut. During the superintendent’s report at Monday night’s Somerset Board of Education meeting, District Administrator Randy Rosburg shared documents with board members showing how the district’s $550,000 deficit for...
February 19, 2015 - 10:14am
Our View: Harsdorf, Knudson get crack at altering Walker's budget
Harsh criticism has followed Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed new budget, particularly as it pertains to spending cuts for the University of Wisconsin System and K-12 public education. Wisconsinites can’t be blamed for asking why, in the midst of a booming national economy, our state...
February 19, 2015 - 10:06am
February 12, 2015
Many listen in, vent to Knudson at River Falls listening session
Not all of Dean Knudson’s listening sessions are big attractions. But Friday afternoon’s at River Falls City Hall was one. All seats in the council chambers were occupied. Spurred on by Gov. Scott Walker’s new budget, those attending voiced questions and concerns of the Republican...
February 12, 2015 - 11:06am
Harsdorf says lots of work will go into state budget
As discussions on Gov. Scott Walker’s biennial budget proposal heat up, Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) reminds voters this is just the start of the process and urges them to ask questions and talk to lawmakers. “This is the governor’s budget, and it’s now in our hands,”...
February 12, 2015 - 11:04am