Skip to main content
New Richmond News
Former Hudson man accused of raping child
Davis Street railroad crossing in Hammond to be closed Sept. 27-29
NR School District approves tax levy increase
Former Junior Redbirds coach charged with felony child sex crimes
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
crime and courts
Friday Football: New Richmond, St. Croix Central keep on winning
Soccer: Spartans can't turn progress into wins
Panthers put together complete effort, bury B-W
Golf: Tigers peaking as playoffs near
Volleyball: Perfect Panthers improve to 20-0
NR School District approves tax levy increase
Marching Blackhawks to host 5th annual Blackhawk Invitational
New personal e-alarms can enhance safety, even at UWRF
St. Anne School announces meal policy
Bohatta is new director of pupil services
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
GALLERY: Hundreds walk to end Alzheimer's in New Richmond
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
Chalk artists showcase their work
Crowning Achievements Pageant set for Nov. 4
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Steven J. Wickenhauser Estate; Case No. 17PR88
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 9/15/17 Special Council Meeting Minutes
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Crossing Trail Head- Well Construction
SOMERSET SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/17/17 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Meshya M. Grove, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-43
Connie Mae Koepp, 87
Donna Johnson, 84
Leo W. Hammes, 84
Ernestine Covington, 82
Bailey Marie Belisle, 14
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
Column: Top 10 school district by 2020
Darrow: An important part of history is showcased
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
June 26, 2017
Somerset Elementary announces top Mileage Club finishers
Somerset Elementary School recently announced the top runners from this year's Mileage Club. This year's top runners include first-graders Michael...
June 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 30, 2017
Jacobs to be new SCC Elementary assistant principal
St. Croix Central has found its new assistant principal in former New Richmond first grade teacher and current elementary principal in Mauston,...
April 30, 2017 - 5:00am
January 10, 2017
Somerset Elementary surpasses Toys for Tots goal
Somerset Elementary School students got the chance to decorate principal Dr. Chris Kamrath like a present after surpassing the school's goal...
January 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
School report cards: New Richmond receives five-star rating
The Wisconsin Department of Instruction recently released its annual state wide report cards for the 2015-2016 school year and all three schools in the News' coverage area were rated "Meets Expectations" or higher, with the New Richmond School District breaking the "Significantly...
December 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 11, 2015
Caspersen changed careers to make impact on students’ growth
Ever since she was a little girl, Sally Caspersen has wanted to be a teacher. “I love teaching. That is always what I did as a little kid,...
June 11, 2015 - 9:43am
March 19, 2015
NR elementary schools to host second annual History and Literacy Fair
The New Richmond elementary schools will once again host their own History and Literacy Fair March 24-27. “This is the second year that...
March 19, 2015 - 10:03am
October 2, 2014
What it takes to ‘W.I.N.’
Winning might not be everything, but the New Richmond School District’s new elementary- level program, “What I Need” or WIN, will help students by providing targeted instruction with a smaller instructor to student ratio. “This is the first year that all three elementaries...
October 2, 2014 - 12:53pm
School is in
Area schools started back up again on Tuesday, Sept. 2, including New Richmond, Somerset and St. Croix Central.
September 2, 2014 - 3:22pm
May 16, 2014
Author visits elementary schools
Thanks to a grant from the New Richmond Area Community Foundation, children’s author David LaRochelle was invited to speak to New Richmond...
May 16, 2014 - 10:39am
May 2, 2014
Don’t mess with these bugs
Hillside Elementary students from the second-grade classes took performed "Goin' Buggy" for their parents, family and friends, on Wednesday,...
May 2, 2014 - 1:59pm
March 13, 2014
Power Up School Challenge comes to NR
Third- through fifthgraders at all three New Richmond elementary schools, as well as St. Mary School, took part in a PowerUp School Challenge...
March 13, 2014 - 8:41am
February 7, 2014
Fifth-graders become masters of math
For most elementary students, math is not a subject they really enjoy, let alone want to practice more they have to. However, there is a small group of 12 students from all the elementary schools in New Richmond who have joined to become a part of the Math Masters group, a...
February 7, 2014 - 1:33pm
November 14, 2013
Students learn what it takes to be a writer
When Jacqueline West was growing up, she enjoyed nothing more than parading around her family's house dressed up while pretending to be one of...
November 14, 2013 - 1:10pm
May 28, 2009
10-year-old boy in River Falls helps his dad get arrested for drunken driving
Police were chasing the man when he got out of his car - and when he tried to get back in, the boy had locked him out. Mark Kotowski, 51, was allegedly drunk when he picked up his son from school last Thursday. A school employee saw the man stumble and called police. An officer...
May 28, 2009 - 9:00am
May 21, 2009
Program teaches students to save
Learning to be a savvy saver and practice responsible spending habits is something that starts years before your first credit card. It's more of a matter of that allowance money or lemonade stand. Recognizing that teaching children the right attitudes about spending is more important...
May 21, 2009 - 8:48pm