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Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
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
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
Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
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Gerald A. Boucher, 64
Mary Ellen Fagnan, 83
Eleanor N. Johnson, 88
Roy Hillestad, 82
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
August 17, 2016
Churches in Hudson, New Richmond area burglarized
St. Croix County authorities are hoping for information from the public in solving a rash of weekend break-ins to churches in the area. Five churches in St. Croix County communities reported burglaries on Sunday, Aug. 14. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Hudson,...
News/crime and courts
August 17, 2016 - 8:28am
July 9, 2015
Christ Lutheran Church to host “Pancakes and Prayer” event
From 6 a.m. on Thursday, July 16 to 10 a.m. on Sunday, July 19, Christ Lutheran Church in Somerset will host its “Pancake and Prayer” event, which will feature pancakes, sausage and fruit to nurture the body and a space to pray and participate in services for the spirit.
July 9, 2015 - 9:23am
Putting faith first, Thomassen to retire after 42 years
A young Curtis Thomassen once seriously considered serving in the United States Coast Guard. He was also fascinated by the technology of sound...
April 9, 2015 - 11:38am
March 19, 2015
Area churches go through pastor transitions with help from interim pastors
Although some churches see a change more often than others, a key piece to any transition between the former pastor and a new one is the interim...
March 19, 2015 - 10:35am
August 28, 2014
Day in the Life: Pastor serves community, congregation with help from above
Every morning, Pastor Ryan Schroeder rises before the sun to sit alone in a makeshift office under the stairs of his New Richmond home. With...
August 28, 2014 - 10:17am
October 24, 2013
Roberts church celebrates 150 years
On Oct. 3, 1863, a group of seven parishioners from the Hammond Congregational Church began the Roberts Congregational United Church of Christ...
October 24, 2013 - 11:23am
November 22, 2012
Thirteen-year-old Boy Scout goes for Eagle
Michael Nyseth has 36 merit badges. He went from second class to first class in six months and is now a member of Life Scout Troop 161. Nyseth...
November 22, 2012 - 7:07am
August 17, 2009
Janesville church covers back-to-school supplies for students
Ninety-nine percent of the students at Janesville's Wilson Elementary School get a free or reduced-price lunch. Now, they will also receive free school supplies and gym shoes thanks to donations from St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School. Pastor Jason Schockman has covered almost...
August 17, 2009 - 9:00am
June 3, 2009
Lawsuit continues over high school graduations held at a church
A federal judge is letting Brookfield Central and East high schools hold their graduations at the Elmbrook mega-church this weekend. But the lawsuit that challenged the location is not over. The Americans United for the Separation of Church-and-State also wants damages from past...
June 3, 2009 - 9:31am
April 23, 2009
Lawsuit won't stop high school graduations at church
A suburban Milwaukee school district says it will not move its high school graduation ceremonies from a large church, despite a lawsuit to stop it. The Americans United for Separation of Church and State carried out their promise to go to court Wednesday. They sued the Elmbrook...
April 23, 2009 - 9:15am
April 2, 2009
Rock Youth 'shine' in show
The Rock Youth Group held its second annual Dinner and a Show March 28 in Canon Hall in St. Anne's Church. The event, a free will offering...
April 2, 2009 - 5:37pm
December 12, 2008
Annexation: First Lutheran Church
public notice Notice is hereby given that there will be a Public Hearing held on Tuesday, January 6, 2008 at 5:30 p.m.
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Children upset that convicted killer being set free
The children of two men killed in a La Crosse area church 23 years ago are not happy that the killer is being freed. A state appeals court ruled Thursday that Bryan Stanley, 53, should be released from a state mental institution in Madison. It's where he's been since a jury found...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Roberts church gears up for shoebox effort
When the kids you're buying Christmas presents for live half way around the world in conflict areas, you need to start early. The Roberts Congregational United Church of Christ is again a site for Operation Christmas Child, a mission project of Samaritan's Purse, a global Christian...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Hammond church celebrates 150 years
If walls could talk, the Congregational Church of Christ in Hammond would have its share of stories to tell. As the church building nears its 150th birthday, the congregation itself celebrated its anniversary on July 20. Throughout its years, the congregation has aided locals in...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am