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Somerset Elementary principal resigns, takes new position in RF
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SCC Class of 2018: Ready for the next stage of life
Moving learning outside
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New Richmond wins opener in new American Legion baseball league
New Richmond girls get six on All-MBC soccer team
Conference MVP Rybacki credits team for her success
Somerset girls basketball earns state academic honors
New Richmond girls soccer falls again at sectionals
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
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Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
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ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/18/18 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ROBERTS: 2018 Liquor License Applications
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 6/28/18 Hearing - Mathy Construction Permit
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 6/28/18 Hearing - Brand Buggy Permit
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ordinance 519 - Vaping on School Property
Hale selected as 2018 Family Childcare Provider of the Year
When Community is Family
Community leaders celebrate U.S. Small Business Week
O'Connell-Benedict Funeral Home thanks River Falls American Legion Post 121
Bakken Young breaks ground for new facility
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Lois Elizabeth Hatch
Betty Josephine Milius
Kathie Ann Cellotti
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Gary Hanson for St. Croix County Supervisor Dist. 11
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
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Impact of mentoring: Dave Mehls
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April 12, 2013
New Richmond electrical rates ready for adjustment
It's been seven years since New Richmond Utilities has changed its rates. Now, thanks to a recently completed rate study conducted by Wisconsin Public Power Inc., rates to residential, commercial and industrial customers will likely be adjusted this summer. According to Mike Darrow,...
April 12, 2013 - 3:38pm
April 11, 2013
Highland asks PSC to reopen hearing
Highland Wind Farm LLC has filed a petition with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin in an attempt to reopen its hearing for a proposed industrial turbine project in the Town of Forest. The PSC previously denied Highland's wind farm application Feb. 14.
April 11, 2013 - 11:49am
New Richmond Utilities reminds customers of moratorium's end
New Richmond Utilities is advising electric customers who are behind on their bills to make payment arrangements with the utility to avoid service disconnection. Wisconsin's Winter Emergency Period, often referred to as the moratorium on residential service disconnection, ends April...
April 11, 2013 - 11:28am
March 28, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Nuclear plant cited by feds
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Nuclear plant cited by feds RED WING, Minn.
March 28, 2013 - 7:47am
March 14, 2013
No emergency: Highland's request rebuffed by PSC
The developers of the proposed Highland Wind Farm are up against an important deadline, if their latest filings with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin are to be believed. But when Highland's request for emergency reconsideration of its plan to install up to 44 industrial...
March 14, 2013 - 11:28am
March 1, 2013
Glenwood City Council hosts annexation discussion
The Glenwood City Council held an impromptu informational meeting Monday night at the Community Center to hear a presentation by township resident Scott Teigen and his attorney, Anders Helquist of Weld, Riley, Prenn & Ricci SC. Shari Rosenow, city clerk, speaking on behalf of Glenwood...
March 1, 2013 - 10:10am
February 28, 2013
Highland Wind Farm presses for approval
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin will again take up the issue of a proposed wind farm in St. Croix County. The PSC denied Highland Wind Farm LLC's application at a meeting Feb. 14, noting that the developer could reapply after proving that turbine noise from the project...
February 28, 2013 - 11:21am
February 23, 2013
Wind farm application denied, but...
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application from Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St. Croix...
February 23, 2013 - 7:48am
February 14, 2013
St. Croix County wind farm project application denied by PSC
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application of Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St.
February 14, 2013 - 12:29pm
February 7, 2013
PSC won't pursue further wind farm study
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin has dealt a blow to a group of Town of Forest residents hoping to stop the installation of a wind turbine farm in northeast St. Croix County. In a letter dated Jan. 24, the PSC indicated it would not order an environmental impact statement...
February 7, 2013 - 9:31am
January 12, 2013
LETTER: Spin on wind report disturbing
To the Editor: I find it odd that Clean Wisconsin could misinterpret the parameters of the "A Cooperative Measurement Survey and Analysis of Low Frequency and Infrasound at the Shirley Wind Farm." In a press release, the pro-wind organization appears to contradict the conclusions...
January 12, 2013 - 8:43am
New Richmond electric rates under review
New Richmond Utilities has embarked on a rate study for its electric utility. According to Nancy Peterson, utility finance manager, the city's electric rates have remained the same since April 1, 2006. The local utility has been slowly losing its financial footing as revenues decrease...
January 12, 2013 - 8:36am
January 11, 2013
Wind farm study analysis varies
Depending on who you ask, the recently released sound study conducted at the Shirley Wind Farm in eastern Wisconsin is either good news for proponents or good news for opponents of industrial wind turbines. Reading the report, and talking to representatives on both sides of the issue,...
January 11, 2013 - 11:58am
December 13, 2012
Heating assistance available during winter
Temperatures are falling, and state officials remind residents that heating assistance is available to help keep families warm during the cold winter months. Heating assistance is available statewide for eligible applicants through the Home Energy Plus Program from now until May 15,...
December 13, 2012 - 8:35am
December 6, 2012
Holiday light recycling offered across St. Croix County
For many people the holidays are incomplete without festive strands of lights. But what can be done with those colorful lights once they stop...
December 6, 2012 - 9:56am