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Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
Man, woman accused of sexually assaulting child
State law stipulates when headlights must be turned on
Painting the town orange and black
Wonder why the flags are at half staff?
crime and courts
New Richmond football wins Homecoming battle; St. Croix Central returns to win column
New Richmond football ready for Homecoming clash with Somerset
New Richmond runners ready to put on a show in Saturday's home invitational
New Richmond girls tennis went undefeated through MBC dual season
Somerset football team looking to keep its playoff hopes alive
Painting the town orange and black
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
WATDA Foundation donates to county fairgrounds friends
VIDEO: Heritage Weekend at the Heritage Center
The Spirit of Homecoming
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
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Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
John William Stephens, 87
Sister Irene LeMire, CSJ, 93
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
October 22, 2013
Judge Colas' ruling may reopen union talks; Burke wouldn't rule out tax hike; more state news
MADISON -- Wisconsin's local government and public school unions can start negotiating again for higher wages and working conditions -- but maybe not for long. The state promises to appeal a ruling Monday from Dane County Circuit Judge Juan Colas, who ruled that the Act 10 bargaining...
October 22, 2013 - 8:28am
October 18, 2013
Oneidas embrace Kenosha casino; 'tax-relief' bill further dissected; more state news
Green Bay's Oneida Indian tribe has come out in favor of the proposed Menominee off-reservation casino and resort in Kenosha. That leaves the Potawatomi and Ho-Chunk as the only tribes opposed to the project, only a few days before Gov. Scott Walker announces whether he'll approve...
October 18, 2013 - 9:12am
October 11, 2013
Wausau relaxes religious music rules for now; NR man vying for Big Pumpkin title again; more state news
WAUSAU -- The Wausau School District is backing off from its administrative policy of limiting Christmas music by choral groups -- at least until after the holidays. The School Board held a closed session Thursday evening to discuss a possible lawsuit in the matter. Then, around...
October 11, 2013 - 9:23am
October 9, 2013
Carol controversy may change sounds of Christmas; landlord rights bill nears passage; plus 12 more state stories
WAUSAU -- The Wausau School Board will meet in a closed session tomorrow evening to decide how it would react to a possible lawsuit over limiting Christmas music by school choral groups. After that, the Board will meet in public to talk about an issue that's gotten national attention....
October 9, 2013 - 8:39am
October 8, 2013
Speculation begins on Van Hollen's successor; asbestos found at proposed mine site; more state briefs
Wisconsin's outgoing attorney general says a prosecutor would be his best replacement. J.B. Van Hollen announced Monday that he won't run for a third four-year term next fall. Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel said he would consider running as a Republican -- and he...
October 8, 2013 - 9:00am
October 3, 2013
Homecoming week underway at NRHS
Homecoming week festivities got underway last weekend and have been ramping up all week at New Richmond High School. On Saturday, student...
October 3, 2013 - 10:26am
September 26, 2013
Calligraphy among new classes added to SCC Community Education schedule
This fall, eight new classes will be offered on the St. Croix Central Community Education schedule, including sign language, cheese making, soap...
Life/arts and entertainment
September 26, 2013 - 3:24pm
SHS celebrating Homecoming
It’s Homecoming Week at Somerset High School. The week has been packed with activities. It will culminate in Friday’s Homecoming football...
September 26, 2013 - 9:05am
SHS student expelled for bringing knife to school
A Somerset High School student who accidentally brought a knife to school in their backpack was expelled from the school during a special meeting of the Somerset Board of Education last Wednesday. School District Administrator Randy Rosburg said that while the folding knife was...
September 26, 2013 - 8:59am
SHS freshmen get help making transition
The transition from the middle school to high school can be daunting for freshmen. Somerset High School commits a day early in the school year...
September 26, 2013 - 8:55am
Preparations underway for NRHS Homecoming week
Although the New Richmond High School Homecoming football game isn’t until Oct. 4, students are hard at work preparing for the week’s many festivities. “We have many, many different types of activities for students at New Richmond High School, and the community of New Richmond,”...
September 26, 2013 - 8:47am
September 25, 2013
School report cards are out
Area school districts received passing marks on Tuesday, Sept. 17, when the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction released its school report cards for every district and school in the state. St. Croix Central and Somerset districts received “Meets Expectations” ratings,...
September 25, 2013 - 3:36pm
September 17, 2013
UPDATE: Tardy workplace arrival may have saved woman's life; bid to close mining area fails; 11 more state stories
A northeast Wisconsin woman was just steps away from the Washington Navy Yard, when former reservist Aaron Alexis opened fire and killed a dozen people before he was shot dead. Valynn Kuhns, a native of Oconto County, was heading to work Monday morning when she missed a bus and got...
September 17, 2013 - 8:47am
September 12, 2013
Widiker, SCC school board get acclimated
The St. Croix Central School District Board of Education met for the first time this school year during a special meeting Monday, Sept. 9, which gave new Superintendent Tim Widiker the chance to acclimate himself with the board as a whole. The board discussed many topics during the...
September 12, 2013 - 9:30am
SCC Elementary construction making progress
With the new school year already underway, construction on the St. Croix Central Elementary School is close to being completed, with the front...
September 12, 2013 - 9:29am