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Area schools close in advance of predicted Monday snow storm
NR school board reviews enrollment study
SCC Elementary students show acceptance
Flynn says he'll get 'aggressive' in governor's bid
Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls special session to pass welfare reform; more state news stories
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Cichy readying for NFL draft
Thursday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset wrestlers score MBC wins
Making the most of their minutes: Tigers nearly upset one of MBC's top teams
Basketball: Matchups dictating Spartans' success
Stars align for the future
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NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
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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
Richard "Rick" Wichelman
Robert E. "Bob" McDaniel
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'
Pastor column: Direction comes from many sources
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May 6, 2016
Burger announces bid for St. Croix County District Attorney
A 13-year veteran public defender is running for the St. Croix County District Attorney’s position. Donna Burger, 41, of Hudson, is running...
May 6, 2016 - 8:52am
May 2, 2016
New Richmond man loses third appeal on child porn conviction
For the third time, the District III Court of Appeals on Tuesday rejected an appeal from a New Richmond man who pleaded guilty in 2009 to two counts of possession of child pornography. In the most recent appeal, Anthony Miller, 48, acting as his own attorney, asked to withdraw his...
May 2, 2016 - 8:56am
April 30, 2016
Star Prairie man sentenced in OWI case
A Star Prairie man with multiple drunken-driving convictions was sentenced to prison last week after his probation was revoked in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Nathan J. Satterlund, 37, was sentenced by St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Scott Needham to three years in prison...
April 30, 2016 - 10:00am
April 29, 2016
Friday Wisconsin News Roundup: Wisconsin 'bathroom bill' to be revived next session
April 29, 2016 - 10:05am
April 28, 2016
St. Croix County DA Johnson stepping down
St. Croix County District Attorney Eric Johnson, Wisconsin’s longest-serving elected prosecutor, will not seek re-election in the fall. In a news release issued Friday, the North Hudson resident said he wants to clear the way for potential candidates seeking the office. “The filing...
April 28, 2016 - 8:50am
Yehlik among three police chief finalists
Filling the vacant City of New Richmond police chief seat got off to a good start this past Wednesday when the first round of interviews were conducted by the police and fire commission.
April 28, 2016 - 8:47am
April 27, 2016
Wednesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Walker signs revised shoreland property rights bill; Two-year-old boy grabs gun
Those who own property on Wisconsin waterways will get more leeway to build structures under a bill signed by Gov. Scott Walker in Humboldt Tuesday morning.
April 27, 2016 - 8:47am
April 26, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Briefs: Antigo Police - Prom shooter rode to school on bike
ANTIGO -- Police say Jakob Wagner apparently rode a bicycle to the high school and used a rifle to shoot two students leaving the school prom Saturday night.
April 26, 2016 - 10:59am
April 21, 2016
First round of New Richmond police chief interviews held
Reaching the next stage in filling the vacant City of New Richmond police chief position started this past Wednesday when the first round of interviews were conducted by the police and fire commission.
April 21, 2016 - 8:57am
April 20, 2016
Local agencies low on state corrections-spending list
Two western Wisconsin law enforcement agencies rank near the bottom on a list of per-capita corrections spending, according to a tax watchdog group. The Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance ranked Pierce County No. 67 of Wisconsin’s 72 counties on per-capita operating spending on corrections....
April 20, 2016 - 9:24am
Baldwin traffic stop turns up suspected drugs
A Baldwin traffic stop initiated by a broken windshield led to the discovery of felony levels of suspected methamphetamine and pot last week in a woman’s car. St. Croix County prosecutors charged the driver, 29-year-old Kelly R. Sunday, with meth possession with intent to deliver...
April 20, 2016 - 9:07am
April 18, 2016
Monday Wisconsin News Roundup: Death of UW-Stout student under investigation
MENOMONIE -- An investigation continues into the weekend death of a 22-year-old student at UW-Stout. An autopsy was performed Sunday on Rickey Hible, but the results were not immediately released. Menomonie Police say Hible was found Saturday morning in a driveway, with cuts believed...
April 18, 2016 - 8:48am
April 15, 2016
Friday Wisconsin News Roundup: Stillwater lift bridge reopening ahead of schedule
The historic Stillwater Lift Bridge between northwest Wisconsin and Minnesota will operate full-time starting next Wednesday.
April 15, 2016 - 8:48am
April 14, 2016
Baldwin man charged with seventh OWI offense
A Baldwin man was charged with his seventh drunken-driving offense last week in St. Croix County Circuit Court after allegedly driving with more than three times the legal limit of alcohol in his system. Gerald M. Krear, 56, was charged April 4 with one count of OWI-seventh offense...
April 14, 2016 - 8:45am
Jailer injured after scuffle with inmate
A St. Croix County jail inmate assaulted a jailer after becoming frustrated that deputies cut off a visit from a woman after the encounter became sexual, according to charges filed last month in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Bennie Stroud, Kankakee, Ill., 37, made his initial court...
April 14, 2016 - 8:42am