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High school students put on benefit for child with Muscular Dystrophy
Frigid blast will follow snow; DNA hints another invasive fish swimming into Mississippi; more state news
Deputies question hunter walking home
Buck kill off markedly YOY for Pierce, St. Croix counties
CWD-positive deer found in Wausau-area preserve; two hunters die in traffic crashes; 9 more state stories
crime and courts
Tuesday Results: New Richmond boys hockey, girls basketball earn first wins of season
Somerset's Jon Bucklew, Gaelin Elmore earn all-state honors
St. Croix Central boys basketball players show how much they've grown
Tournament to honor former New Richmond hockey player
Girls basketball: New Richmond aims at title; Somerset, Central are building
Nelson named Citizen of the Year
See Annie Jr. at Old Gem
Africa: Making the case for doing good versus feeling good
Food Drive Kick Off a huge success
Equestrian riding is not like other sports
arts and entertainment
Frank Springer, 77
James L. Reding, 62
Glen Edward Johnson, 64
Kerri Renee Kahl, 45
Glen Stensvold, 87
Our View: Be the reason someone else is thankful
Request for Bids - Financial Software Management - Somerset School District
Town of Forest Zoning Ordinance & Zoning Map Public Hearing Notice
Shoreland Overly Districts Public Hearing Notice
13Cv000544 Captial One Bank vs John A Everson
11CV1108 CitiMortgage vs Anthony J Wall, Lyneette A Wall
August 23, 2012
Keep coal-based electricity in the mix
The lignite industry in North Dakota provides affordable and reliable electricity to about 2 million people in the Upper Midwest, many of them in northern and western Minnesota. The state’s four lignite mines are known for excellent reclamation of mined lands and North Dakota is...
opinion / letters
August 23, 2012 - 12:36am
August 14, 2009
Point Beach nuclear power plant ready to make 17 percent more electricity
The Point Beach nuclear power plant in Manitowoc County wants to make 17 percent more electricity. Its owner, Next-Era Energy, has asked the federal government for its approval. But the Nuclear Regulatory Commission says it must first consider a licensing change for the plant's...
August 14, 2009 - 9:00am
July 8, 2009
ATC studies possible line carrying electricity from La Crosse to Madison
Three companies have spent the last year studying the idea of putting an electric transmission line from La Crosse to Madison. But now, the American Transmission Co., says it's considering an even bigger line along the same route. And it would carry green electricity made by wind...
July 8, 2009 - 9:05am
May 27, 2009
Project helps consumers gauge power usage online
A Green Bay-based power company is taking part in a pilot project that may help utility customers better manage their electricity usage. Wisconsin Public Service is only one of eight power companies in the world taking part in the web-based project. The program is being launched...
May 27, 2009 - 7:00am
August 26, 2008
Power out in south part of New Richmond
At about 1:45 the power went out along Richmond Way and Paperjack Drive and the surrounding areas. According to Beth Thompson, spokesperson for the New Richmond City Utilities, the cause of the power outage is yet undetermined. "There was a bad overhead line and a bad underground...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 14, 2008
Letter: SCEC president clarifies controversy
To the Editor: In last week's edition of the News, Gail Winship reported on some of the issues surrounding the debate as to whether St. Croix Electric Cooperative (SCEC) should provide electric service to the new high school, or service should be provided by New Richmond Utilities...
high school / opinion
August 14, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
School decision sparks debate
Despite the fact that the New Richmond School Board has voted unanimously to allow St.
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Officials say state should have plenty of power for AC season
Wisconsinites are still getting spring heating bills. But when it's time to cool the house, the state says we should have plenty of electricity. Robert Norcross of the Public Service Commission says Wisconsin is in much better shape than a year ago to handle big air conditioning...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am
February 22, 2008
The manure from the Turkey Store Company's farm near New Richmond is making western Minnesota homes a little brighter. Since last June, the farm along County Road A has been shipping tons of "turkey litter" to an electrical generation plant in Benson, Minn. The litter includes a...
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am