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New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
arts and entertainment
16PR65 In the matter of the estate of Frederick Charles Parnell
16SC854 Notice in Replevin - Dennis R Offerman & Dawn M Phillips
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
Roy Hillestad, 82
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
October 31, 2013
These aren’t your mother’s nails
She admits she wasn’t really “girly” as a kid. You’d be more likely to find her playing in the mud than painting her nails a lady-like...
October 31, 2013 - 11:06am
New reporters start at the News
Community members may have noticed some new bylines in the pages of the News and new faces covering events around town this fall. The newspaper...
October 31, 2013 - 10:39am
October 30, 2013
Gov. Walker visits New Richmond manufacturer
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made a brown bag visit to Engineered Propulsion Systems Inc. in New Richmond on Monday, Oct. 28. The governor...
October 30, 2013 - 3:47pm
October 29, 2013
St. Croix EDC seeks nominations for Business of the Year
St. Croix EDC is now accepting nominations for its 2013 Business of the Year awards program. Categories include: --Emerging Business...
October 29, 2013 - 12:41pm
October 25, 2013
Trick-or-treating to hit downtown
The New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce is once again inviting downtown businesses, as well as parents and children, to participate in its Safe and Happy Trick-or-Treating event, which will take place from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 31. “This event is a fantastic opportunity...
October 25, 2013 - 8:58am
October 24, 2013
Kids’ clothing store opens in downtown New Richmond
Knowles Avenue in downtown New Richmond is now home to one clothing store that’s just for kids. Melissa Koepp originally opened Riley’s...
October 24, 2013 - 9:37am
October 22, 2013
Judge Colas' ruling may reopen union talks; Burke wouldn't rule out tax hike; more state news
MADISON -- Wisconsin's local government and public school unions can start negotiating again for higher wages and working conditions -- but maybe not for long. The state promises to appeal a ruling Monday from Dane County Circuit Judge Juan Colas, who ruled that the Act 10 bargaining...
October 22, 2013 - 8:28am
October 11, 2013
Wausau relaxes religious music rules for now; NR man vying for Big Pumpkin title again; more state news
WAUSAU -- The Wausau School District is backing off from its administrative policy of limiting Christmas music by choral groups -- at least until after the holidays. The School Board held a closed session Thursday evening to discuss a possible lawsuit in the matter. Then, around...
October 11, 2013 - 9:23am
October 10, 2013
Wisconsin Lighting fixing up old WeTEC building
The building formerly known as the city-owned WeTEC building across West Third Street from Family Dollar is in the midst of a serious facelift. Wisconsin...
October 10, 2013 - 9:56am
October 9, 2013
Carol controversy may change sounds of Christmas; landlord rights bill nears passage; plus 12 more state stories
WAUSAU -- The Wausau School Board will meet in a closed session tomorrow evening to decide how it would react to a possible lawsuit over limiting Christmas music by school choral groups. After that, the Board will meet in public to talk about an issue that's gotten national attention....
October 9, 2013 - 8:39am
October 8, 2013
Speculation begins on Van Hollen's successor; asbestos found at proposed mine site; more state briefs
Wisconsin's outgoing attorney general says a prosecutor would be his best replacement. J.B. Van Hollen announced Monday that he won't run for a third four-year term next fall. Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel said he would consider running as a Republican -- and he...
October 8, 2013 - 9:00am
October 7, 2013
Former Trek exec seeks to unseat Walker; vandals release 2,000 mink; more state news
Former Trek Bicycle executive Mary Burke announced Monday that she'll run as a Democrat against Gov. Scott Walker in 13 months. Burke unveiled a three-minute video on YouTube, highlighting her Wisconsin roots and business background. State Democratic Party Chairman Mike Tate said...
October 7, 2013 - 8:54am
October 3, 2013
Showcase Roberts enters third year
For the third year in a row, Showcase Roberts will bring together Roberts businesses and community members to foster a sense of community and...
October 3, 2013 - 12:17pm
Initial plans approved for St. Croix Powersports
Highway frontage land that belonged to St. Croix County less than a year ago may soon become home to a Honda recreational vehicle sales and service...
October 3, 2013 - 10:21am
DNR defies federal order to shut down parks; Walker clings to 250,000-job promise; Trevino found guilty of unintentional murder; more state news briefs
Wisconsin officials are refusing to follow a federal order to close popular state park areas that get part of their funding from Washington. As part of the federal government shutdown, the National Park Service told the state Department of Natural Resources to close Devil's Lake and...
October 3, 2013 - 9:27am