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Blizzard blows into Pierce, St. Croix counties
Wisconsin roundup: Senate votes on leaders of elections, ethics commissions; more state news stories
Evers leans on experience in challenge to Walker
WITC Scholarship fundraiser scheduled for Jan. 25
Wisconsin roundup: Troopers anticipate Super Bowl traffic in western Wis.; more state news stories
crime and courts
Tuesday's Results: NR boys hockey, SCC girls hoops move closer to MBC titles
Panthers nearly top Prescott
Spartans win battle for second place
Tigers sharp against Somerset
Tiger girls basketball struggling for consistency
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
WITC: Public Notice - Environmental Assessment - NR Campus Addition
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 17-CV-533
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Martin Joseph Germain
Sandra K. Johnson
Viewpoint: Kicking us when we are down
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
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January 21, 2018
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
It's been awhile since I wrote a column, and one of my resolutions in the new year is to connect with our readers more, now that I have my feet under me a bit more solidly since becoming regional editor (at least I think I do!) One way of doing that is helping people get to know...
January 21, 2018 - 4:15pm
December 29, 2017
Somerset Library Column: The 'nice' list
There are many lists kept at the Somerset Public Library: types of toner to order, trending titles to select for readers, furnace filter rotation,...
December 29, 2017 - 5:00am
October 24, 2017
Sarah Nigbor column: It's wood cutting weather
This time of year I get antsy. Old feelings flair up and I feel the urge to be in the woods. With frost sparkling on the ground, leaves turning...
October 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 25, 2017
Willow River State Park receives rare opportunity
Thanks to an AmeriCorps Volunteer grant, the Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks, Inc. is offering a full time paid position designed to expand volunteer participation in park activities. The search is on for the right person. Could it be you? Someone you know?
July 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 17, 2017
Friday Memorial Library: Just join a book club
Written by Friday Memorial Library Director Kimberly Hennings. The thing I love most about book clubs is reading outside my comfort zone. When you read with a book club, you are at the mercy of the group. Some of my favorite books have been one’s I was “forced” to read that...
May 17, 2017 - 5:00am
May 1, 2017
Friday Memorial Library: Cleaning up your fines
Spring cleaning is here and at Friday Memorial Library we want to help you clean up your library account. That's why we're teaming up with Family Fresh to bring you "Clean Up Your Fines," a paper and personal care item drive in exchange for library fines, May 1-13.
May 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
Friday Memorial Library: Give '1,000 Books Before Kindergarten' a try with your child
Friday Memorial Library As a new mom, I couldn't wait to share my love of reading with my child. Our friends and family gave dozens of books to build a library for my little one. As frantic and frazzled as I am as a first-time parent, reading gives us some good one-on-one snuggle...
March 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 9, 2017
Striving for a healthy community
I'm excited about the opportunity to continue to provide you with updates on various health care-related topics. In my 2016 New Richmond News...
February 9, 2017 - 1:45pm
January 31, 2017
City of New Richmond kicks off its comprehensive plan
Later this month, the City of New Richmond will be kicking off its Comprehensive Plan project. A Comprehensive Plan is a policy document intended...
January 31, 2017 - 5:00am
January 5, 2017
Friday Memorial Library: Technology assistance at the library
Friday Memorial Library
January 5, 2017 - 10:00am
December 19, 2016
Friday Memorial Library: Give the gift of reading to a child this holiday
Friday Memorial Library Looking for a perfect gift? How do you find a book that will be treasured among the massive number of books published every year? Below you will find some fabulous 2016 books to fit all occasions and the children on your list, regardless of interest. Picture...
December 19, 2016 - 5:00am
December 12, 2016
Friday Memorial Library: 'A Gift Suitable for All Ages'
It's the holiday season again, and with permission from retired Librarian James LaRue, I would like to share with you his annual holiday column, "A Gift Suitable for All Ages:" What we really need is an all-purpose gift that will satisfy everybody. It should be suitable for all ages....
December 12, 2016 - 5:00am
December 9, 2016
Apples, orchards and fun with family ...
It has been a while since I last wrote a column for The News’ Viewpoints section since my last spot in the column rotation here at The News was skipped to make room for another column that was more timely. So please forgive me if I jump back about month or so to write a column...
December 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
November 2, 2016
Hammond Public Library: A month of reflection and saying thank you
As November draws near, we think about all of the things that we are thankful for here at the library. The month of November is a month of reflection and saying thank you and paying it forward. The Month of November at a glance: Family Literacy Night Nov. 3 at 6 p.m. Pigs, Pigs, Pigs!!!...
November 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 16, 2016
PANTHER PAUSE: Math and the power of yet
“When I think about math I cringe and feel anxiety.” “A lot of people have said to me, ‘Math isn’t your thing, but that’s OK because something else will be your thing.’” “I feel really stupid. I feel like I don’t belong in any math classroom. When I think about...
October 16, 2016 - 5:00pm