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School begins for NR school district on Sept. 2
New school year brings new excitement at St. Mary
Ex-con who allegedly burgled RF businesses, still on the run; Burke attacks Walker over state's revenue woes; 9 more Wisconsin stories
Vista Sand CEO in prison
Annexation, camping CUP approved in Somerset
crime and courts
New Richmond football team opens season with a gem, beats River Falls 38-17
Somerset football team shows it means business
St. Croix Central football team inflicts some pain on Blackhawks
New Richmond girls tennis takes third at Altoona tournament
New Richmond soccer sees extremes in competition
Vets reunited at Nike base
Heritage Court plans classic car show
Trigger Happy closes out Heritage Hillside Series
The ultimate summer treat
Day in the Life: Pastor serves community, congregation with help from above
arts and entertainment
Bert Frey, 84
Ida Ziemer, 90
Richard Newman, 76
Lester Martell, 92
Rick E. Johnson, 55
14CV373 In the matter of the name change of Samuel Aaron Thompson
14CV372 In the matter of the name change of Nina Abigail Thompson
Somerset School District Notice of Annual Meeting
12CV530 USA/Rural Housing vs Margaret T Wilson aka Margaret T Garcia
School District of New Richmond Notice of Annual District Meeting
Telling my own story
Our View: In case of emergency, we're in good hands
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 28, 2014
Our View: Commons rehab project has potential
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 21, 2014
June 4, 2010
EDITORIAL: If you're driving, it's about time for insurance
Wisconsin was one of the two remaining states in the union that didn't require motorists to carry automobile insurance. As of June 1, that's changed. Wisconsin joins 48 other states in requiring auto insurance for those who drive. More than a few people have been critical of the...
June 4, 2010 - 2:29am
October 16, 2009
EDITORIAL: Agreement is positive sign
The current economy makes it difficult for elected officials to spend money on major projects. But when safety is concerned, there's no time like the present to correct problems that could lead to accidents in the future. That's why Monday's approval of a cooperative agreement between...
October 16, 2009 - 3:40pm
May 7, 2009
Our View: Air quality concerns continue
With all the public awareness about pollution across the nation, you'd think our air would be getting cleaner these days. But the American Lung Association has released its 2009 "State of the Air Report" and the news is less than encouraging for this area. After years of sustaining...
May 7, 2009 - 9:15pm
May 1, 2009
Our View: Leadership effort will aid community
"In times of change, learners inherit the Earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists." Eric Hoffer The New Richmond Area Community Foundation is spearheading an effort to train leaders for the future. The local organization,...
May 1, 2009 - 7:33am
March 6, 2009
Editorial: Econofoods project is making progress
The major renovation and expansion project at Econofoods in New Richmond is moving along nicely. It's kind of a mess inside right now, but if you are able to dodge a few ladders and can put up with some empty aisles, it's still a great place to shop. The deli and fresh produce area...
March 6, 2009 - 5:23am
October 3, 2008
Opinion: Getting MADD!
Despite all the public awareness campaigns, drunk driving continues to be a problem in these parts. Every week, local law enforcement agencies arrest and charge a large number of suspected drunk drivers. The huge number of offenders clog up the court system and the cases devour the...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
March 21, 2008
OUR VIEW: Terroristic reign of 'Frankenstein' veto must end
A lot of voters may not be aware of it, but there's an important state constitutional amendment on the upcoming April 1 ballot. The proposed measure would eliminate a governor's ability to cross out certain words of legislation in an effort to create new legislation that has never...
March 21, 2008 - 12:00am
January 25, 2008
Our View: Somerset school proposal now in voters' hands
School districts never like to forward a building referendum question to the voters if school board members aren't solidly behind the plan. But that less-than-ideal scenario is occurring in Somerset, where the School Board voted 4-2 Monday to include a $35.4 million question on the...
January 25, 2008 - 12:00am
January 18, 2008
Our View: Jim and Tim want to lead; will we follow?
Jim and Tim want to lead; will we follow?Maybe Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle and Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty are right.
January 18, 2008 - 12:00am