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SMS lauds students of the month
A sea of pink at Central
School board approves academy of virtual education
Jump, jump, jump
Shooting for the stars
crime and courts
Tiger girls basketball knocks off Ashland
Spartans top St. Croix Falls
SCC boys basketball knocked out of playoffs by Northwestern
Tiger boys basketball knocked out of playoffs
Spartans fall one game short of section finals
Ready, Set, GO!
Somerset art at its finest
Buds Garden Club hosts bluebird talk
Roberts loses ‘Good Neighbor,’ beloved friend
Local family uses talents to heal in the Philippines
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Inquiring Reporter: If you could talk to Mother Nature, what would you say to her right now?
Letters to the Editor: March 6, 2014
Our View: Dispose of unused prescription meds
Our View: Get involved in library building discussion
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 27, 2014
11CV695 Montpetit Bros LLC vs Somerset Real Estate Partners
Appointments to the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College District Board
City of New Richmond - Application to Sell Fermented Bev - NR Softball Assoc
Housing Authority of New Richmond Public Notice
Lien Sale Notice - Friday, March 21, 2014 - Eagle Storage LLC
February 3, 2014
UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal train vs. truck crash
One person is dead after a train vs. truck crash just east of Roberts on Monday, Feb. 3. Benjamin C. Morgan, 53, of Hudson, was killed when a Union Pacific train collided with his 1998 Mack Truck owned listed to Tri-County Sanitation Inc. out of Hudson, according to a press release...
news / accidents
February 3, 2014 - 11:24am
January 25, 2014
UPDATE: Man identified in fatal snowmobile crash
A New Richmond snowmobiler lost his life Saturday in a crash on a snowmobile trail in the Town of Stanton north of the Laurel Supper Club. The snowmobiler was identified as Eric D. Herbison, 48, of New Richmond, according to Conservation Warden Paul Sickman with the Wisconsin Department...
January 25, 2014 - 11:14pm
December 17, 2013
UPDATE: Body of Roberts man found at railroad bridge in New Richmond
The body of a white 26-year-old man was found hanging from beneath the railroad bridge over the Willow River in New Richmond on Tuesday morning, according to New Richmond Police Chief Mark Samelstad. The man was identified as Kyle Edward Mara of Roberts, according to a police...
December 17, 2013 - 8:35am
December 12, 2013
Somerset death linked to heart disorder
Autopsy results indicate the death of an 18-year-old UW-River Falls student found unresponsive in a bathtub at a Somerset home early Sept. 14 was likely the result of a pre-existing heart condition. Sarah M. Boettcher, a freshman from Kewaskum, was discovered, unconscious in the...
December 12, 2013 - 10:38am
November 25, 2013
Baldwin hunter found dead in woods
A Baldwin man was found dead in the woods just after 8 p.m. Saturday night after his family became concerned when he failed to return from hunting, according to a St. Croix County Sheriff Department’s press release. Mark Grognet, 54, of Baldwin, had gone hunting near the 500 block...
November 25, 2013 - 2:01pm
November 14, 2013
Teen remembered for kindness, faith
To those who knew Gregory J. Kaiser best — his mother Marnie Johnson and his best friend Meghan Brathol — the New Richmond High School freshman will be fondly remembered as a smart, funny, positive, kind and deeply spiritual young man. READ GREGORY KAISER'S FULL OBITUARY Kaiser...
November 14, 2013 - 11:00am
November 4, 2013
UPDATE: NRHS, community mourn loss of student
More than 100 classmates, community members and city officials gathered on evening of Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the water tower in New Richmond where a 14-year-old boy lost his life on Monday, Nov. 4. The candlelight gathering to remember student Gregory Joseph Kaiser was organized...
November 4, 2013 - 8:14am
October 31, 2013
Girl dies after crash in snowmobile safety class
A 13-year-old Osceola girl died at Regions Hospital in St. Paul Sunday, a day after suffering injuries when a snow machine she was riding as part of a snowmobile safety class struck a wall in the Osceola High School parking lot Saturday morning. Wisconsin Department of Natural...
news / accidents
October 31, 2013 - 10:45am
September 16, 2013
Body of UW-RF student found in Somerset home on Saturday
An 18-year-old UW-River Falls student from Kewaskum was found dead early Saturday in a Somerset home where she had spent the night as a guest, along with several other people. Sarah M. Boettcher wasn't breathing when she was discovered by another woman in a bathroom around 7:30...
September 16, 2013 - 2:57pm