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WITC Scholarship fundraiser scheduled for Jan. 25
Wisconsin roundup: Troopers anticipate Super Bowl traffic in western Wis.; more state news stories
Mental health issues, meth dominate AG discussion in Hudson
Two men killed in St. Croix County crash
SES honors December Students of the Month
crime and courts
Cichy readying for NFL draft
Thursday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset wrestlers score MBC wins
Making the most of their minutes: Tigers nearly upset one of MBC's top teams
Basketball: Matchups dictating Spartans' success
Stars align for the future
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
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
WITC: Public Notice - Environmental Assessment - NR Campus Addition
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 17-CV-533
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Sandra K. Johnson
Viewpoint: Kicking us when we are down
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
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February 12, 2015
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
November 26, 2014
City Council considering 2.5% levy increase
At its Nov. 17 meeting, the New Richmond City Council spent 90 minutes discussing some of the finer points of the city’s 2015 budget, and it looks like the city tax levy may increase 2.5 percent to accommodate for a new contingency fund and a new capital replacement levy. The budget...
November 26, 2014 - 11:54am
September 4, 2014
Council gets close look at city’s needs
It’s budget season, and it won’t be long until New Richmond’s decision-makers convene to allocate funds to the city’s various departments...
September 4, 2014 - 9:51am
January 2, 2014
2014 city budget, tax levy down slightly
New Richmond residents who received their property tax bills in late December may have been pleasantly surprised. The New Richmond City Council approved the city’s final 2014 budget, levy and mill rate at its Dec. 9 meeting. The city is decreasing its operating levy by 0.05...
January 2, 2014 - 10:03am
November 14, 2013
County board votes to lower property taxes
In a marathon seven-hour meeting Nov. 5, the St. Croix County Board adopted a 2014 property tax levy that should mean a slight reduction in taxes for individual property owners. Although several amendments were proposed and each discussed at length, only one amendment was adopted....
November 14, 2013 - 10:45am
October 31, 2013
NR school board approves 2013-14 tax levy, budget
At the New Richmond School District Board of Education’s Oct. 28 meeting, Brian Johnston, director of Fiscal and Building Operations, reported to the board that the district would be able to cut almost $1 million from the 2013-14 tax levy, which brought the final levy amount down...
October 31, 2013 - 8:52am
March 1, 2011
Text of Gov. Scott Walker's budget address
Speaker Fitzgerald, Speaker Pro Tem Kramer, President Ellis, Majority Leader Fitzgerald, Minority Leader Barca, Supreme Court Justices, Constitutional Officers, tribal leaders, members of the Cabinet, distinguished guests, members of the Legislature, and most importantly, fellow citizens...
March 1, 2011 - 4:16pm
November 20, 2009
Hammond officials hammer out proposed budget
The goal for establishing this year's Village of Hammond budget was simple. "I didn't want to spend any more money than last year," explained Vince Trudell, Village of Hammond president, before the finance and personnel committee looked at this year's proposed budget. The proposed...
November 20, 2009 - 8:00am
August 7, 2009
State budget changes cost Somerset schools $550,000
Schools all over the state were affected by late changes in the state budget approval process. Somerset's schools took a huge hit because of these changes. The changes in the state funding cost the Somerset School District about $550,000 in state aids that had been expected to be...
August 7, 2009 - 8:00am
June 30, 2009
Doyle removes big limits on teacher salaries
Gov. Jim Doyle removed some big limits on Wisconsin teacher salaries when he signed the new state budget Monday. But the state's largest teachers' union says it won't be as bad for school budgets and taxpayers as many think. Dan Burkhalter of WEAC says we'll probably see more...
June 30, 2009 - 9:00am
June 12, 2009
Final Assembly vote on the new state budget delayed; Democrats add amendments
State Assembly Speaker Mike Sheridan says Democrats have the 50 votes they need to pass their version of the new state budget. But he delayed the Assembly's debate until this morning, so Republicans could review all the changes the majority made in four days of closed-door caucuses....
June 12, 2009 - 9:01am
June 3, 2009
Key Democrat denies political payback in Justice Department budget slash
A key Democrat says politics did not play a role in slashing the Justice Department's budget for the next two years. Joint Finance Committee co-chair Mark Pocan said all agencies had to bite the bullet, to make up for a $6,6 billion revenue shortfall. But Attorney General J.B....
June 3, 2009 - 9:46am
May 8, 2009
Doyle says more state employees will be laid off
Gov. Jim Doyle says he will not raise taxes to cover a new $1.5 billion revenue shortfall in the next state budget. But legislative finance co-chair Mark Pocan says it would be "intellectually dishonest" not to consider more tax and fee hikes. And he promised an independent review...
May 8, 2009 - 9:36am
May 7, 2009
Doyle says budget is getting tougher by the minute
Gov. Jim Doyle will hold a news conference Wednesday to talk about Wisconsin's budget problems that seem to be getting tougher by the minute. Doyle laid out the situation in private meetings with legislative leaders, and more than 15 mayors. Those officials said cities should...
May 7, 2009 - 9:00am
March 27, 2009
New Richmond Board of Education Budget Reallocation
consideration and action on budget reallocation At the Regular School Board Meeting on March 16, 2009 the New Richmond Board of Education took action on "Consideration and Action on Budget Reallocation" under the authority of Chapter 65.9 (5).
March 27, 2009 - 11:08am