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UPDATE: Shed fire brings out area fire departments
UPDATED: Teen driver dies after Highway 63 crash in Polk County
County will use federal funds to buy 53 wooded acres along St. Croix River
Assembly OKs arena package; Walker calls financing 'a good deal'; 'Lambeau' legacy not for sale; 6 more Wisconsin news stories
It's official: Culver's is coming to New Richmond
crime and courts
New Richmond Senior Legion at its best heading into playoffs
Millers earn split, fall out of playoff contention
Somerset Junior Legion bows out of playoffs early
10U New Richmond Black capture state title
Klemmensen is North American lifting champion
St. Croix Central's Construction update
Summer school spectacular
St. Croix Central Board gives approval to start scoreboard fundraising
New Richmond School Board seeking to fill vacant board member position
Somerset staff survey results confirm school district succeeding but has work to do
Fair-goers brave dampness, humidity at annual GC get-together
Helping out in more ways than one
Pastor gives deacon's wife the gift of life
New Somerset library director excited for new opportunities
Celebrate St. Croix River at RiverFest
arts and entertainment
14CV556 AnchorBank vs Kathleen C Wert, Estate of Carole J Schwan
Highway 65 Storage Fees Due - Locker Auction
Village of Somerset Plan Commission - August 6 Public Hearing Notice
Invitation to Bid - Snow Removal - School District of New Richmond
14CV268 Lakeview Loan Servicing vs Richard E Stanley, Jennifer M Stanley
Suzanne P. Garske, 76
Robert G. Eder, 89
Lillian Christianson, 100
Jesse Skramstad, 58
Helen L. Stephens, 81
Letters to the Editor: July 23, 2015
Letters to the Editor: July 16, 2015
You never know what you had until it's gone
Letter to the Editor: July 9, 2015
A different meaning for July 4th
Get Out! Deals
August 7, 2009
UW Extension report says farming generates $59 billion in state
Farming in Wisconsin generates more than $59 billion in economic activity. That's according to a new University of Wisconsin Extension report. Madison professor Steve Deller says America's Dairyland has helped itself by taking on niche markets, and expanding beyond its traditional...
August 7, 2009 - 9:19am
January 20, 2009
Wisconsin bankers say state's economy getting worse
Nine of every 10 Wisconsin bank executives say the state's economy is getting weaker. That's according to the latest survey by the Wisconsin Bankers Association. None of the 139 chief bank executives who responded said businesses in their markets would be hiring people in the next...
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Analyst says economic decline won't be as bad here as elsewhere
Wisconsin enters the holidays with an economy that hasn't been this shaky in almost three decades. Dennis Winters, the state's chief labor economist, says our economy will probably keep struggling through the coming year.
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Poll finds economy most gripping issue to hit state in 20 years
It's been 20 years since any issue has gripped Wisconsinites like the economy does now. That's according to the state's Policy Research Institute. Thirty-one percent of the 600 residents it surveyed last Sunday and Monday said jobs and unemployment is the top issue government should...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Andersen downsizes Menomonie workforce; 52 jobs eliminated
Fifty-two workers at Andersen Corporation's Menomonie assembly plant were told today their jobs have been eliminated and were sent home. The...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Economy big in election say polls
Wisconsinites said the poor economy was the big reason they decided to change parties in the White House, and go with Democrat Barack Obama. According to the exit poll for major media outlets, six of every 10 Wisconsin voters cited the economy as their top concern. Fewer than 11...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Wisconsin families feeling pain at grocery store thanks to oil
Wisconsin families are paying more at the grocery store thanks to higher energy prices, according to the recent Market Basket survey by the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Each quarter the Farm Bureau tracks the retail price of 20 food items in 26 communities in the state. According...
News / Food
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Our View: Declining dollar has far-reaching impact on nation's economy
The past couple years, Lakeside Foods in New Richmond has been hiring a number of young workers from overseas for the summer to fill its seasonal harvesting and canning needs. But this year's numbers are down considerably, thanks mostly to the weakening American dollar. Seems it...
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
Economy a concern say Wisconsinites
The economy is on most people's minds, according to a Badger Poll released Tuesday, and most Wisconsinites think we're in for tough times. According to the poll, 66 percent of Wisconsinites think the state is in bad times, and nearly half of the respondents think things will get...
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Our View: Economy can't take another gas tax hike
The economy is in a tailspin, and rising gas prices are as much to blame as anything. But just when motorists thought it couldn't get any worse, a proposal to increase the federal gas tax has surfaced. The idea is to boost the current 18-cent tax to 40 cents, in an effort to gather...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Letter: Letter writer's numbers inaccurate
To the Editor: According to James P. Nelson's figures in his letter to the editor Feb. 7, I am a multi-millionaire earning a substantial six figure salary. I called my banker and my financial counselor to inform them that something was awry with my financial statements since those...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am