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Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
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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
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Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
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July 15, 2009
DNR bans open burning in six northwest counties
It's so dry in northwest Wisconsin that the Department of Natural Resources has banned open burning. Permits are not being issued in Douglas, Bayfield, Burnett, Washburn, Polk and Barron counties. Forester Mike Luedeke said parts of the region are 5-7 inches short of their normal...
July 15, 2009 - 9:19am
June 11, 2009
DNR announces changes in shoreland zoning
State officials say their proposed changes in lakeside zoning rules won't solve all the problems caused by growing development, but they'll go a long way. Tuesday, the Department of Natural Resources announced its first changes in Wisconsin's shoreland zoning regulations in more...
June 11, 2009 - 9:58am
June 10, 2009
Democrats vote to keep DNR service centers open and reverse new hunting limits
Wisconsin Assembly Democrats have started to make their own changes to the proposed state budget. Among other things, they voted to keep all Department of Natural Resources service counters open, after Gov. Jim Doyle proposed closing many of them. They also voted against new limits...
June 10, 2009 - 9:18am
May 6, 2009
Finance panel votes to eliminate two dozen DNR customer counters
The state Department of Natural Resources is one step closer to removing its customer counters at two dozen field offices. The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee voted 12-4 Tuesday to end the sales of hunting and fishing licenses at the field offices. Gov. Jim Doyle said the...
May 6, 2009 - 9:07am
April 10, 2009
DNR grounds its planes and pilots after crash kills a fire-fighting monitor
Wisconsin's natural resource agency is temporarily grounding its 10 airplanes and 11 pilots, after a crash killed a pilot who was tracking a wildfire. Gov. Jim Doyle called Heath Van Handel, 36, of Appleton a courageous, experienced pilot. Witnesses said his plane was circling...
April 10, 2009 - 9:00am
April 9, 2009
Wisconsin DNR pilot dies fighting fire
Heath Van Handel, 36, an experienced Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, aircraft pilot died Wednesday when the aircraft he was piloting...
April 9, 2009 - 11:38am
March 2, 2009
DNR plans GPS devices for golden eagles along Mississippi River
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources plans to put GPS-tracking units on golden eagles near the Mississippi River in the next three years. They want to see where the birds go, and how they breed. Lots of bald eagles are seen on the Mississippi each winter because much...
March 2, 2009 - 9:44am
January 27, 2009
DNR issues pollution discharge permit for Emerald Dairy
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has issued a state pollution discharge or (WPDES) permit to St.
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
DNR angling to purchase Cedar Lake School
It might be changing hands, but most users of the Cedar Lake School and its parking lot won't notice any differences in the near future. At...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Doyle may change mind on DNR selection process
Gov. Jim Doyle might change his mind about letting the head of the state Department of Natural Resources be appointed by the agency's own board. Former GOP Gov. Tommy Thompson took over that power in 1995.
January 6, 2009 - 9:00am
August 1, 2008
New Richmond DNR/Wastewater Treatment Facility
STATE OF WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES public notice of intent to reissue a wisconsin pollutant discharge elimination system (WPDES) Permit No. WI-0021245-08-0 Permittee: City of New Richmond, City Hall, New Richmond, WI 54017 Facility Where Discharge Occurs: New...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
DNR reopens Elroy-Sparta Bike Trail; Wildcat Mountain open July 3
The granddaddy of all Wisconsin bike trails is now back in business, according to officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The Elroy-Sparta State Trail was reopened on Wednesday after being closed for two weeks because of flood-related problems. However, a state...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Internet ATV safety course now available
Operators of all terrain vehicles now have a convenient online method to receive ATV Safety Certification through an Internet Web page introduced by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. "This should prove very beneficial to young adult operators and out-of-state operators...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
March 11, 2008
DNR to hold meetings for area hunters on deer herds
Wildlife biologists from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will be on hand give hunters in the area an insight on deer herd populations during two meetings being planned. The first meeting will be held on March 19 for Dunn and Pepin counties from 2-5 p.m. at the Dunn...
March 11, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
DNR nabs deer Shiners
Two men from outside St. Croix County are charged in court in Hudson with illegally shining deer last fall. DNR wardens charges Kris J. Quarderer, 32, Eau Claire, made an initial appearance last Tuesday and pleaded innocent to illegally shinning deer. Ray C. Stuart, 30, Ridgeland,...
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am