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Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
NR school board reviews enrollment study
SCC Elementary students show acceptance
Flynn says he'll get 'aggressive' in governor's bid
Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls special session to pass welfare reform; more state news stories
crime and courts
Cichy readying for NFL draft
Thursday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset wrestlers score MBC wins
Making the most of their minutes: Tigers nearly upset one of MBC's top teams
Basketball: Matchups dictating Spartans' success
Stars align for the future
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
WITC: Public Notice - Environmental Assessment - NR Campus Addition
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 17-CV-533
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Richard "Rick" Wichelman
Robert E. "Bob" McDaniel
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
Pastor column: Direction comes from many sources
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June 24, 2014
Sen. Johnson: States should decide on gay marriage; State antes up for road damage caused by logging trucks; More state news
Wisconsin's Republican U.S. senator says it should be up to the states to decide social issues like same-sex marriage. Ron Johnson went on the CNBC "Squawk Box" show Monday to continue pushing his focus on economic issues. When the subject was changed to social matters, Johnson...
June 24, 2014 - 9:26am
June 20, 2014
Walker defends himself against 'criminal scheme' charges; Minnesota reopens income tax reciprocity talks; More state briefs
Gov. Scott Walker went on national TV this morning to continue his denials of wrongdoing after 250 court documents were released yesterday afternoon. In the documents John Doe prosecutors wrote that Walker was at the center of a “criminal scheme” connected with his 2012 recall...
June 20, 2014 - 9:00am
June 13, 2014
Permit OK'd to boost volume through crude oil pipeline; Walker steers clear of same-sex marriage issue; more state news
State officials have approved an air emission permit that will let a pipeline carry three times the amount of crude oil that it does now across Wisconsin.
June 13, 2014 - 7:20am
June 12, 2014
Norovirus found to be cause of mystery middle school illness
The illness responsible for the absence of more than 100 New Richmond Middle School students on Wednesday, June 4, has been identified as the...
June 12, 2014 - 10:35am
June 5, 2014
Educators more likely to change jobs since Act 10; aid plan could help prevent another propane shortage; 10 more state stories
Wisconsin teachers are more likely to search out better jobs and move on, since the Act 10 collective bargaining limits took effect almost three years ago. The Appleton Post-Crescent said 145 teachers and administrators resigned from public schools in the Fox Valley in the last school...
June 5, 2014 - 9:35am
June 2, 2014
Family of teen killed by street vacuum files suit; Bear wanders into courthouse parking ramp; 10 more state news briefs
SHEBOYGAN -- The family of a Sheboygan teenager struck and killed by a city vehicle in 2011 now wants $250,000 in damages. Relatives of Jaime Olivas, 18, have filed a damage claim to be considered by the Common Council Monday evening. If it's rejected, the family can file suit. Olivas...
June 2, 2014 - 5:00pm
May 23, 2014
Cap on political gifts removed; Cross proposes free college classes for high-schoolers; 11 more Wisconsin stories
MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin's political donors no longer have a limit on the total amount they can give candidates each year. Federal Judge Lynn Adelman Thursday signed an agreement to stop enforcing Wisconsin's $10,000 aggregate cap on political donations by one person. It was first...
May 23, 2014 - 9:36am
April 29, 2014
State’s corn planting way behind schedule; Rain, snow showers cover state; 10 more state briefs
Almost one of every five acres of this year's corn crop has been planted throughout the nation -- but in Wisconsin, it's more like one of every 100 acres. The National Ag Statistics Service said 1% of the Badger State's corn crop was in the ground as of Sunday. Ten percent has...
April 29, 2014 - 9:09am
April 21, 2014
Nusbaum selected as SCC Elementary principal
At a special meeting Thursday night, the St. Croix Central School District Board of Education unanimously voted to appoint Pete Nusbaum as its...
April 21, 2014 - 10:09am
April 18, 2014
High-risk behavior on decline with high schoolers; Move Over' law expanded; more 10 more state stories
MADISON -- Today's Wisconsin high school students smoke less, drink less, and have less sex than teens did 20 years ago, according to the new Youth Risk Behavior Survey from the state Department of Public Instruction. One of every three high school youngsters surveyed in 2013 said...
April 18, 2014 - 8:40am
April 17, 2014
Somerset's Gaelin Elmore honored as 2014 WIAA Scholar Athlete
Gaelin Elmore has earned an incredible reputation for his athletic prowess, starring in football and basketball at Somerset High School. What...
April 17, 2014 - 3:26pm
Bill signing Monday frees $35 million for job training; welding likely sparked sawmill fire; 10 more state stories
MADISON -- Just over 3 percent of Wisconsin's billion dollar budget surplus would be used to train new workers, under a bill Gov. Scott Walker was expected to sign into law Monday. The Republican Walker planned s a mid-morning ceremony at Blackhawk Technical College in Janesville....
March 17, 2014 - 8:53am
March 14, 2014
FBI raid on Osceola-area firm said related to fraud investigation; Barron native will challenge Rep. Kind; 10 more state stories
OSCEOLA -- A high-tech medical testing lab in northwest Wisconsin has been searched by the FBI, apparently to investigate possible Medicare billing fraud. Neuro Science of Osceola said Thursday the search appeared to be related to previous misconduct by a former employee, involving...
March 14, 2014 - 9:22am
March 12, 2014
Senate vote opens possibility of shorter school year; Harsdorf offers measure to modify DNA protocols; 13 more state stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin senators agreed Tuesday to let schools open for less than 180 days a year, as long as they achieve their required class hours. They also approved a loan program so middle-income folks can afford propane during big price-spikes like the one in January, but minority...
March 12, 2014 - 9:55am
March 11, 2014
School-start date debate rekindles; big hiring bump anticipated as spring approaches; 8 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- A nearly 20-year-old debate over when Wisconsin schools can start their fall classes is being revived again. La Crosse Superintendent Randy Nelson wants the state Legislature to end the requirement that schools wait until September first to start their new terms. To help...
March 11, 2014 - 9:21am