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City of New Richond projecting budget surplus for 2017
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Eight Tigers make All-MBC hockey team; four area players are all-state
State wrestling title ends Larson family curse
SCC golfers earn all-state academic honors
Inhuman Awards honor athletic excellence
New Richmond, St. Croix Central youth wrestlers qualify for state
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NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 4/9/18 Hearing re: Sidewalk Assessments
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 4/5/18 Plan Commission Hearing
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VILLAGE OF DEER PARK: 4/10/18 Hearing - Revised Zoning Ordinance
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Harel Chiropractic Welcomes New Acupuncturist
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Bernie Hull as COO and Director of HR
NR Chamber opens nominations for Business Woman of Year
Bass Lake Cheese Factory: 100 years and still kicking
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October 17, 2013
Rifles permitted for this year's gun-deer season
Warden Brad Peterson says he's been getting calls from Pierce County sportsmen daily, wanting to verify whether they can swap their shotguns for rifles this year. It is true, said Peterson. During one of its sessions this past summer, the Wisconsin legislature approved a provision...
October 17, 2013 - 9:29am
September 25, 2013
DNR meets with New Richmond City Council, community members about deer problem
After receiving multiple reports of deer causing problems throughout New Richmond, Mayor Fred Horne and the New Richmond Common Council met with...
September 25, 2013 - 2:57pm
March 20, 2012
DNR plans at least 19 grass fires in region to improve wildlife habitat
BALDWIN - Where there is smoke, there is fire, but out in the fields and meadows, this is not always a bad thing. As the flames race across...
March 20, 2012 - 5:00am
November 18, 2009
Family might get to keep cabin in DNR land dispute
A Green Bay family might get to keep the vacation home they were originally told to give up as part of a land dispute with the state DNR. But they'd have to buy it back from the government. Yesterday, Marinette County Circuit Judge David Miron threw out his original ruling from...
November 18, 2009 - 9:02am
November 9, 2009
DNR prepares deer hunters for prospects of a lower harvest
Wisconsin deer hunters are gearing up for the gun season which starts a week from next Saturday. And the DNR is trying to prepare them for the prospect of a lower harvest this year. Ecologist Keith Warnke says the fawn production has been below-average the past two years. And...
November 9, 2009 - 9:00am
September 23, 2009
Assembly votes 61-32 to strip the governor's power to appoint DNR secretary
The governor's power to manage natural resources would be sharply reduced under a bill passed by the Wisconsin Assembly. The vote was 61-32 Tuesday to let the Natural Resources Board appoint the Department of Natural Resources secretary instead of the governor. Don Friske R-Merrill...
September 23, 2009 - 10:56am
September 2, 2009
Assembly panel votes today on ousting governor out of DNR
The state Assembly's Natural Resources Committee will vote today on a bill aimed at getting politics out of the DNR. A Senate panel is scheduled to vote Thursday on a similar measure - which would take away the governor's authority to appoint a secretary for the hunting, fishing...
September 2, 2009 - 9:54am
Huebsch revives proposal to split the DNR into two agencies
Former state Assembly Speaker Mike Huebsch is reviving a proposal to split the Department of Natural Resources into two separate agencies. The Republican from West Salem says the DNR is too big and unwieldy. He wants to create a new agency to deal with pollution and environmental...
September 2, 2009 - 9:03am
August 17, 2009
DNR officials want control over feral pigs
DNR officials want more control over feral pigs being kept on private property. The state has been trying to control a growing population of the animals which have started showing up in several counties. The animals are a concern because they multiply quickly, damage crops, and...
August 17, 2009 - 9:00am
July 27, 2009
Public hearing seeks to get politics out of DNR issues
A public hearing will be held tomorrow on the latest effort to get politics out of hunting, fishing, and environmental issues. An Assembly committee will hear testimony on a bill to let the Natural Resources Board appoint the Department of Natural Resources secretary instead of...
July 27, 2009 - 10:03am
July 17, 2009
DNR says people cannot put gardens on the land exposed by receding lakes
Wisconsin's lake levels keep dropping and more folks are asking the DNR if they can use the land exposed by the receding waters. It's been especially dry in northern Wisconsin for the last five summers and it's gotten so bad that some boat docks are sitting on solid ground. The...
July 17, 2009 - 9:46am
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