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Credit card skimming: Ways to beat the bad guys
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
Fender bender on South Knowles
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
crime and courts
New Richmond girls tennis wins MBC; New Richmond girls golf reaches sectional
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
New Richmond football rolls, Somerset wins squeaker, Central gets knocked off
New Richmond football players learn about tackling cancer
New Richmond football puts it all together against St. Croix Central
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
VIDEO: Gov. Walker pays a visit to SCC’s Fab Lab
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
Gregory's Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Saturday
Remembering the past: Heritage Weekend starts tonight
New playground open to everyone
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
John William Stephens, 87
Sister Irene LeMire, CSJ, 93
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 2, 2013
Congressmen will get paid while others don't; Crex controlled burn goes awry; more state news
The people who brought taxpayers the U.S. government shutdown will continue to get paid while most federal employees will not. Members of Congress are still drawing their $174,000 annual salaries -- but at least three Wisconsin lawmakers say they won't take the money. U.S. Senate...
October 2, 2013 - 9:18am
October 1, 2013
Federal shut-down furloughs 900 at Fort McCoy, affects some services; more state news
About 900 civilian employees are being furloughed at Wisconsin's Fort McCoy due to the federal government shutdown. Spokeswoman Linda Fournier said the workers reported Tuesday to the Army base between Sparta and Tomah to do some housekeeping tasks. They'll be gone by Tuesday afternoon,...
October 1, 2013 - 11:07am
September 30, 2013
Renewal of Minn/Wis tax reciprocity unlikely this year; 70 mph being considered again; more state briefs
ST. PAUL -- Tax credits appear to be the sticking point, as Wisconsin and Minnesota reach a deadline of Tuesday to bring back their long-time...
September 30, 2013 - 9:19am
September 27, 2013
The Next Door Cafe is back
Kim’s Cafe has closed, and the Next Door Cafe has re-opened in its place at 206 S. Knowles Ave., in downtown New Richmond. Donna and Ed...
September 27, 2013 - 5:53pm
September 26, 2013
Bosch, WITC partner up for apprenticeship program
A new partnership between industry and education was forged last week when, after months of planning, Bosch Packaging Technology, Inc. and Wisconsin...
September 26, 2013 - 3:20pm
Economic wow: St. Croix and Pierce rank No. 1 and 2 in Wisconsin
For the fourth straight month, St. Croix County had the lowest jobless rate among the state’s 72 counties at 4%. Coming in at No. 2, according to the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, was Pierce County at 4.2% The Madison area of Dane County was third at 4.5%. The...
September 26, 2013 - 12:38pm
September 25, 2013
Xcel outage helps fuel Red Wing economy; Court date set in St. Croix turkey hunt shooting; Walker says he’ll go after jobs; 12 more state briefs
RED WING, Minn. -- Hundreds of extra workers are flooding the area as the refueling outage at Xcel Energy’s Prairie Island nuclear plant gets underway. Work at Unit 2 began at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, according to Xcel. During the outage, about 1,500 contractors will help plant...
News/crime and courts
September 25, 2013 - 9:38am
September 17, 2013
Ideal Weigh to B opens doors in New Richmond
Losing weight is never easy, but Ideal Weigh to B founder Breanna Ludeman and her staff, including registered nurse Mikella Thompson, hope to...
September 17, 2013 - 3:32pm
UPDATE: Tardy workplace arrival may have saved woman's life; bid to close mining area fails; 11 more state stories
A northeast Wisconsin woman was just steps away from the Washington Navy Yard, when former reservist Aaron Alexis opened fire and killed a dozen people before he was shot dead. Valynn Kuhns, a native of Oconto County, was heading to work Monday morning when she missed a bus and got...
September 17, 2013 - 8:47am
September 13, 2013
Gun confrontation triggers new debate; Tomahawk records first frost; more state briefs
APPLETON -- An incident in Appleton last weekend has triggered another national debate over gun rights. Two men openly carried AR-15 rifles and handguns as they headed to a farmer's market. Police said they briefly detained the two men -- both in their 20's -- and let them go after...
September 13, 2013 - 8:33am
September 11, 2013
'Forge With flavor'
For nine-and-a-half years, New Richmond's Dennis Klegin worked as the vintage toy manager at BigBadToys.com in Somerset where he would work with...
September 11, 2013 - 2:09pm
September 10, 2013
Bond set at $1 million in deputy's shooting; more questions about United Sportsman; 9 more state stories
MERRILL -- A $1 million bond has been ordered for a northern Wisconsin man accused of shooting and wounding a Taylor County sheriff's deputy during a standoff. A relative said the fallen deputy is expected to make a full recovery. Charges are still pending against Alexander Schneider,...
September 10, 2013 - 9:20am
September 9, 2013
Logging company billed $600,000 for negligence in northern Wisconsin forest
Logging company billed $600,000 for negligence in northern Wisconsin forest MADISON – After a nearly four-month Department of Natural Resources investigation into the cause of the Germann Road Fire, a commercial logging company will be billed for more than $600,000 after the...
September 9, 2013 - 2:51pm
September 6, 2013
Walker cancels $500,000 grant to sportsman's group; moldy Chobani products recalled; 10 more state stories
MADISON -- A politically connected group will not get a state grant to encourage more Wisconsinites to go hunting and fishing. Gov. Scott Walker Thursday night canceled the $500,000 grant awarded eight days ago to the United Sportsmen Foundation.
September 6, 2013 - 9:16am
September 4, 2013
Hudson's Knudson in running for Assembly leadership role; high fire danger posted in 19 area counties; more state news
MADISON -- Republicans in the Wisconsin Assembly were expected to elect a new majority leader Wednesday. Representatives Bill Kramer of Waukesha...
September 4, 2013 - 8:44am