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Local businessman sentenced to year in prison for fraud
Regents formally request lawmakers reduce $300 million cut; Assembly winding up all-night debate; 10 more Wisconsin stories
St. Croix EDC honors top businesses of 2014
County officials bid farewell to old HHS facility, prepare for new nursing home at site
Robotics team takes sixth at state competition
crime and courts
Derek Dowd is first New Richmond wrestler to medal twice at state in Division 1
Somerset's Max Praschak takes sixth at state wrestling after injury flares
New Richmond boys basketball loses MBC showdown, plays at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond boys hockey defeated in yearly sectional tournament clash with Superior
Bittersweet WIAA state meet for St. Croix Central wrestlers
Robotics team takes sixth at state competition
Fine arts festival has something for everyone
A Seuss-tastic Night
2015 SHS Valedictorian/Salutatorian announced
Area superintendents sound off about affects of proposed state budget
Local woman needs public’s help to get kidney transplant
Living below the poverty line
Baldwin woman ready to share her love of butterflies
Farm, Feral & Stray works with Scout to care for local free roaming cats
Local author publishes first book
arts and entertainment
Crown Castle Proposal to Add Antennas - 283 Hwy 35/64 Somerset
Village of Somerset Feb. 26 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Somerset Feb. 17, 2015 Reg. Meeting Minutes
St. Croix County Weight Restrictions
City of New Richmond - Official Notice - NR Softball Association Class B License
Jessie A. Kosloski, 92
Steve R. Simmon, 68
Mary Mettler, 62
David M. Riggle, 66
Floyd Engebretson, 96
Our View: Health Center property more than just bricks
Letters to the Editor: March 5, 2015
Willi Nilli: The ups and downs of house hunting
Our View: Don't let fear of extremists control you
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 26, 2015
Get Out! Deals
August 22, 2012
Safety tips: help keep kids safe, parents worry-free
It is recommended that parents walk the route to school with students before the start of the year to assess hazards and select a course with...
August 22, 2012 - 6:56am
October 9, 2009
Senate committee votes to end letting younger kids drink with their parents in bars
A state Senate committee has endorsed a bill to end Wisconsin's tradition of letting younger kids drink with their parents in a bar. The committee sent the measure to the full Senate. For years, kids of any age have been able to drink with their parents in a tavern, and the new...
October 9, 2009 - 10:07am
September 3, 2009
Low-income children have more tooth decay, less access to dentists
The state has just made it easier for dentists to move to Wisconsin but it might not help patients who need the most care. The state's licensing agency has agreed to accept the results of competency tests taken by dentists in other parts of the country. More states are doing that. ...
September 3, 2009 - 9:12am
August 24, 2009
Public hearing Tuesday on bill to stop kids from drinking in taverns
A state Assembly committee will hold a public hearing Tuesday on a bill to stop letting kids under 18 drink with their parents in taverns. Terese Berceau, D-Madison, is one of the bill's main sponsors and she chairs the Local Affairs Committee which will hold the hearing at the...
August 24, 2009 - 10:01pm
May 29, 2009
Clinic offers child ID kits on June 13
Stillwater Medical Group will offer free fingerprinting and photographs of children at the Somerset Clinic (700 Rivard St., Somerset) grand re-opening event on Saturday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, 800,000 children younger than 18...
May 29, 2009 - 10:43am
November 21, 2008
Letter: Help for stuttering should be offered early
To the Editor: I am writing in response to your "Around Town" column last week about the meeting of the group for people who stutter in New Richmond. Dr. Jerry Halvorson should be commended for his perseverance in starting this group. I just want to point out to your readers that...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Feeding the troops at Starr Elementary
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Yoga for youngsters
This isn't your momma's yoga. Participants in the "Downward Dog" pose bark rather than stay in quiet meditation. The "Tree" pose prompts shouts from the group to specify the types of trees they are, whether of the real or imaginative species. At this class there is no wrong way....
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
New Children and Families department debuts Tuesday
Starting Tuesday, Wisconsin will put a new focus on children. The cabinet-level Department of Children and Families will make its debut as the state's new fiscal year begins. One of its first projects is a Web site that lists all 5,700 Wisconsin child care centers and day camps. Parents...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 6, 2008
Study: Children from smoking ban areas less likely to smoke
Wisconsin's anti-smoking advocates have new ammunition to support their cause. A Boston University study said youngsters who live in places with strict smoking bans are 40 percent less likely than others to become regular smokers. Researcher Michael Siegel said many kids in those...
May 6, 2008 - 12:00am
February 29, 2008
Letter: To the Editor: Plight of children should be more of a concern
To the Editor: We have had a number of letters to the editor recently where the writers expressed their concern about abortions and the unborn. But perhaps we should also be concerned about the plight of children that have already been born.
February 29, 2008 - 12:00am