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Memorial event planned for Scott Spoo
St. Croix County man sentenced to 12 years in prison
Students press the issues
Missing St. Croix River boater found alive, Minn. authorities say
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Tuesday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset soccer teams score wet wins
Most Tuesday high school sports events postponed
Brie Larkowski skating in national tournament
Thursday's Results: New Richmond tennis loses to top MBC opponent
New Richmond soccer takes early steps toward top of MBC
Somerset robotics shines in state competition
Students take part in Whipping Up Wellness competition
Somerset School Board's search to replace principal commences
Somerset, SCC holding proms Saturday
UW-River Falls halts rugby play amid hazing allegations
Post 80 commended for successful bloodmobile operations
Family Fresh to hold drug take-back event
SCC Tavern League makes donation to NRPD K-9 fund
Library hosting classes on identity protection
Bee's Ice Cream named Top 10 food truck in state
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NAME CHANGE HEARING: 5/26/17, Case No's. 17_CV-179 and 17-CV-180
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 2017 Open Book and Board of Review
TOWN OF RICHMOND: 5/11/17 Meeting - Board of Review to Adjourn
SUMMONS: USA Rural Housing v. Michael A. Murphy, et al; Case No. 17-CV-152
EAGLE STORAGE: 5/5/17 Lien Sale Notice - Star Prairie
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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
Area students learn about utilities, safety
New Richmond Utilities delivered several interactive presentations to local students that explained and demonstrated the functions of the utility while encouraging hands-on learning and active participation. The presentations educated local students about water, wastewater treatment,...
May 21, 2009 - 8:46pm