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Boyd, Olson nominated for scholarships
Compromise in works on frac-sand proposal; P&P officer accused of lobster theft, more state news
Common Core vote expected Thursday; Iron River couple found murdered; more state briefs
Village Board struggles with vacating streets issue
Lunda, Ames get contract to build Stillwater bridge; Arctic air rolls in state; 12 more state news stories
crime and courts
New Richmond boys start MBC basketball season with win at Osceola
Western Wisconsin Stars win twice in Black River Falls tournament
Somerset skaters open season with three convincing wins
Two competitive periods not enough for New Richmond boys hockey team
High school wrestling seasons begin this Thursday
She ran anyway, and continues to run for veterans
Sno-Sports wishes for a snowy season
T.H.U.G. Life helps homeless teens start anew
Local author to read from his new Christmas kids book
Former Nike launcher crewmen search for comrades
arts and entertainment
Mary Ann Higgins, 81
Robert Durden Hackworthy, 84
James L. Reding, 62
Glen Edward Johnson, 64
Frank Springer, 77
Our View: Be the reason someone else is thankful
Wildlife Crop Damage Assessments Deadline Dec. 31, 2013
Online Surplus Auction - Somerset School District
13CV8 Deutsche Bank Natl Trust vs Wilemar Studtmann, Denise Studtmann
Public Notice - Land For Sale
Advertisement for Bids - Renovation of existing County Market
May 31, 2013
WITC-NR graduates 206 in 2013 ceremony
The Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College campus in New Richmond held their spring graduation ceremony May 17. A total of 206 graduates participated...
May 31, 2013 - 8:00am
May 24, 2013
Elementary principal set to retire
Although he said the April 30 fire that closed St. Croix Central Elementary School has been a challenge to deal with, Steve Sanders said the...
May 24, 2013 - 2:24pm
Serving up fish at New Richmond High School
Students in Rachel Sauvola's agriscience classes, along with various school and Star Prairie Trout Farm helpers, filleted enough tilapia to feed...
education / food
May 24, 2013 - 9:33am
Board discusses teacher compensation proposal
The New Richmond School District recognizes that it doesn't take college credits for teachers to become better educators.
May 24, 2013 - 8:25am
May 23, 2013
New Richmond High students complete day of service
Hundreds of New Richmond High School students hit the streets on Friday, May 17, to take part in Service Learning Day. This marked the 10th...
May 23, 2013 - 10:34am
May 21, 2013
Will an MBA help further your career? Here's where to find out
The College of Business and Economics at the UW-River Falls will host an information session from 6-7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the UWRF Hudson Center, for those considering whether a master's degree in business administration will help them further their career goals. Learn about...
news / education
May 21, 2013 - 1:12pm
May 18, 2013
Students, staff enjoy 'Panther Camp'
Every morning St. Croix Central Elementary students get off the buses and gather around the flagpole, standing in a field near the third and...
May 18, 2013 - 12:00pm
May 17, 2013
New Richmond schools add June 10 to the calendar
New Richmond High School has its fingers crossed that the snow is finally gone. Students in New Richmond who thought their school year was ending on June 7 will now have to attend classes on June 10, thanks to Mother Nature. The district was working hard this spring to ensure students...
May 17, 2013 - 7:45am
Eighth-graders receive community letters
In this day of computers and emails, receiving a handwritten, personal letter can be a special thing. Patty Schachtner, Somerset school nurse, helped organize the letter-writing campaign in the schools with Gina Knutson, Carol Jones, Gail Buell and Randy Calleja as a part of the...
education / health / family / life
May 17, 2013 - 3:00am
May 12, 2013
NRHS prepares for Service Learning Day
Next week New Richmond High School students will take to the streets to participate in Service Learning Day. The annual event started several years ago and has been gaining momentum ever since. This year, on Friday, May 17, high school students will leave their classrooms and fan...
May 12, 2013 - 7:50am
Community letters inspire students
In an effort to let local youth know they matter, a local group of leaders have started a letter-writing campaign. The campaign, organized by Gina Knutson, Carol Jones, Patty Schachtner, Gail Buell and Randy Calleja, was an outreach project the group completed as part of the Leadership...
May 12, 2013 - 7:38am
May 11, 2013
Egg drop contest comes to a boil
Fourth grade students at Hillside Elementary participated in the second annual Egg Drop competition on Friday. The object of the science challenge was for students to design an egg landing device that securely held a raw egg. The goal was to have the egg survive a 20-foot drop to...
May 11, 2013 - 7:50am
May 10, 2013
New Richmond student denies alleged relationship
Alex Ciak is mad. The 18-year-old high school senior is the student accused of being "involved" with Ken Bessac, a now former career and technical education teacher at New Richmond High School. The problem, she said, is that nothing the school district wrote in Bessac's personnel...
May 10, 2013 - 10:44am
Community support for SCC is 'overwhelming'
The smell permeating the entire St. Croix Central Elementary building is a reminder of the smoke damage that has rendered many of the school's...
May 10, 2013 - 7:07am
May 9, 2013
Elementary students go to 'Panther Camp'
On Friday afternoon, May 3, teachers in white face masks and blue rubber gloves walked through the dim halls of St. Croix Central Elementary...
May 9, 2013 - 6:07pm