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Late-stage amendment sets 2.8 percent property tax levy for St. Croix County
'Sherlock Holmes' features mystery, romance and evil
Wisconsin roundup: Baraboo school officials investigating controversial photo; more state news stories
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
'Very serious allegations' emerge in NR homicide case
crime and courts
Tigers, Spartans both get four All-MBC soccer selections
Four SCC football players receive all-state recognition
SCC football is headed to third straight state championship game
Panthers return to state semifinals, face Little Chute Friday
SCC's Ryan Larson ranked nationally in wrestling
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
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Craig A. Gravunder Estate; Case No. 18-PR-98
TOWN OF RICHMOND: 12/13/18 Comprehensive Plan Hearing
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/15/18 Hearings - Ford; Larsen
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/28/18; Case No. 18-CV-420
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Howard G. Kilby Estate; Case No. 18-PR-82
Beukema takes first in Youth Fitting Contest
Drivers reminded to use caution around school buses
Hartman Homes Wins Coveted Reggie Award from BATC-Housing First Minnesota
Snap Fitness 24/7 named SCS Chamber Business of Month for October
Place a Business Announcement
Jacob M. Lyons
Gerald H. "Gerry" Kastens
Karen Ann (Mosher) Bell
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Jean's Daycare Retirement Party
Editorial: Remembering Armistice Day and all veterans
The Artist's Corner: Declaring an art war on America
Traveling at the Speed of Life column: Grateful
Wild Side Column: Battling buckthorn
Bill Rubin column: Sign of the times: Help wanted
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March 14, 2016
Plays, concerts and sports ... Oh my!
Since my family moved to Hudson in 2001, I’ve always really enjoyed being so close to a major city (in this case two), as well as its suburbs, and all the luxuries it has afforded me and my family.
March 14, 2016 - 8:59am
Political signs...follow the rules
All of a sudden we find ourselves nearly midway through the month of March -- it’s at this time of year when we all look out one day to see the ground frozen and the dirty snow overtaking the days of the pristine white landscapes that formerly adorned the area. That’s followed...
March 14, 2016 - 8:54am
March 1, 2016
It could have been worse...much worse
My day started on Wednesday, Feb. 3, with the news St. Croix Central would be two hours late as a result of the snowstorm the night before.
March 1, 2016 - 11:08am
February 22, 2016
Fundamental change: We must be the first to lead
It starts with a moment that can change history. A spark of hope that snaps us out of our over extended, multi-tasking, constantly consuming lives allowing us to glimpse what the future can be, a chance to be better than we are, not just a little better, much better parents, teachers,...
February 22, 2016 - 12:20pm
December 23, 2015
Twas the Night Before Christmas and the fix was in
I have a good, good friend, let’s call him Joey, not to protect his privacy, but because that’s his name. He is the kind of fellow other fellows admire - a man’s man.
December 23, 2015 - 9:18am
September 3, 2015
First day of School: A rollercoaster of emotions
The alarm clock rang, they jumped out of bed, took a shower, ate breakfast, brushed their teeth and got dressed. They had a big smile on their face, knowing no matter what happened the rest of their day, the next five to 10 minutes would be a highlight of their day.
September 3, 2015 - 1:42pm
July 16, 2015
You never know what you had until it's gone
I don’t know if it was just me, but throughout high school and college I never really saw the need for naps.
July 16, 2015 - 9:08am
September 11, 2013
Growing up in New Richmond helps, hurts new editor
In some ways, growing up in New Richmond has given me a head start on my new job as editor at the New Richmond News, but in other ways it keeps me further behind. I lived here from 1984 to 1996, but don't ask me too much about who was mayor then, or any seemingly significant event....
September 11, 2013 - 2:04pm
August 29, 2013
Book Report: Literary tribute to this couple is overdue
England’s Edwardian Era is a fascinating one, indeed. It succeed the staid Victorian era and with the death of Victoria around the turn of the century, her aged son Edward VII ascended the throne and a whole new way of life for the English opened up. Well, not for everybody,...
August 29, 2013 - 12:40pm
August 9, 2013
Book Report: Arabian legend, tailored coats revived
Just about the time you think you’ll scream if you’re confronted with another monumental biography, another epic movie, an enigmatic play about T.E. Lawrence, along comes journalist Scott Anderson with a monumental tome, titled “Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly...
August 9, 2013 - 12:51pm
August 1, 2013
Book Report: Not a waste to read poet’s letters
Twenty years ago, when I was made book review editor of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, I wrote a column in which I described to my readers what kind of books and authors I liked and didn’t care for, so they would know my prejudices from the get-go. In one paragraph, I mentioned...
August 1, 2013 - 10:06am
July 25, 2013
Book Report: Even a grudging reader will like these stories
If you’re a science fiction buff, have I got a book for you to take to the lake.
July 25, 2013 - 3:13pm
May 16, 2013
Book Report: The choice is yours: Lovely poems, exploding tourism
University of Iowa Press has just re-issued a book of poetry by Philip Levine, winner both the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book...
May 16, 2013 - 4:36pm
April 11, 2013
Book Report: Another word on former presidents; waxing poetic on the death of a fly
Three American presidents lead off this week's roster of books: Franklin Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon. You could fill libraries...
April 11, 2013 - 1:53pm
April 4, 2013
Book Report: A new Scandinavian thriller takes the stage
I'm way behind in my coverage of the Scandinavian thriller surge in world publishing, not having even read a Stieg Larsson thriller, so I'll...
April 4, 2013 - 4:28pm