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Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
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Wisconsin roundup: No charges yet in Saudi student's death; top Senate Dem tells GOP to solve own road problems; 8 more state news stories
SCC Middle School honor roll students announced
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
crime and courts
New Richmond boys basketball hopes to put the pieces together Friday at Osceola
New Richmond girls basketball heads to Superior, Ashland for weekend games
Joe Swanda youth hockey tournament to be played this weekend
Thursday's Results: New Richmond wrestlers top St. Croix Central
Former NHL, Wisconsin Badger coach assisting New Richmond boys hockey team
SCC Middle School honor roll students announced
St. Croix Central School board discusses district report card
SCC FCCLA hosts Trunk Junk event
SHS musical tells tale of finding yourself
NRMS PAWS group bakes pet treats
Real Estate Showcase
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