Skip to main content
New Richmond News
Wisconsin roundup: Body pulled from river in Pepin County; Dems running close in governor's race; more state news stories
Improvement project scheduled to close I-94 ramp Monday morning
Somerset musicians qualify for state
Panther Pause -- Anticipating spring: Appreciating students and staff
Home visit leads to felony charges against Prescott couple
crime and courts
Monday, Tuesday high school sports schedule
Spring sports beginning to happen, weekend schedule listed
Blake Kretovics signs to play baseball at Winona State
New Richmond softball gets rough welcome to 2018
New Richmond's Blake Kretovics named 2018 WIAA Scholar Athlete
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 125th Street and Utility Improvements
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Fog Sealing
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Crackfilling
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 5/8/18 Plan Commission Hearing
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ordinance 513 - Shoreland
Honorary chairpersons announced for St. Croix Art & Culinary Show
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Dunn Brothers offering new option for coffee in NR
Hudson Physicians welcomes Greg Barlow, PA-C
2018 Business Woman of Year nominees announced
Place a Business Announcement
Patricia Antoinette Stulas
Lois I. Hammelman
Roland Clarence Running
David Allen Osborne
Father Leonard Fraher
Support Daniel Hansen
Gary Hanson for St. Croix County Supervisor Dist. 11
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Bob Feidler for County Supervisor
Viewpoint: Invest in success, Science Olympiad pays it forward
Sarah Nigbor column: Finding my roots, and Finnish ones at that
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Your local news is under tax attack
Wild Side column: Brimming rivers
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
November 16, 2012
REGIONAL BRIEFS: State's tallest wind farm nearly ready
From the Forum Communications News Bureau North Dakota Firm announces large Williston housing development WILLISTON, N.D. - A 164-acre housing development announced Wednesday will be the largest in the oil boomtown of Williston. The first phase of the project, called The Ridge...
November 16, 2012 - 8:47am
November 7, 2012
New Richmond Utilities crew working to repair Sandy damage
New Richmond Utilities line repair workers are on the ground helping to restore power to storm-ravaged communities on the East Coast after Hurricane...
November 7, 2012 - 4:03pm
October 27, 2012
LETTER: Elected officials don't show up
To the Editor: On Oct. 9, the Public Service Commission (PSC) of Wisconsin held a technical hearing in Madison, Wis. for the consideration of an application from Highland Wind LLC for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) for the proposed 41 turbine, 2.5mw wind...
October 27, 2012 - 7:25am
October 19, 2012
A community blown apart? It's neighbors vs. neighbors
After nearly seven hours of testimony at the Forest Town Hall last Thursday, opponents and supporters of a proposed industrial wind farm in that...
October 19, 2012 - 10:16am
October 12, 2012
'Forest Voice' attorneys fined
Attorneys who helped the Forest Voice citizen organization file a lawsuit that included developer Emerging Energies of Wisconsin, LLC, as a defendant have been fined. In a decision dated Sept. 30, District Judge William M. Conley of the U.S.
October 12, 2012 - 11:09am
October 11, 2012
Wind energy backers remain Highland boosters
The wind was howling throughout the Town of Forest on Friday. It would have been a good day to help turn large wind energy turbines. If Highland...
October 11, 2012 - 9:08am
September 26, 2012
REGIONAL BRIEFS: $1,100 lost, $900 returned with an apology
From the Forum Communications News Bureau Minnesota Man convicted of murder for fight outside bar DULUTH -- A St. Louis County jury deliberated a little more than three hours this afternoon before finding a St. Michael, Minn., man guilty of second-degree murder and manslaughter...
September 26, 2012 - 9:00pm
September 13, 2012
Somerset-Stanton powerline installation moves along
The new Somerset-Station 69kV transmission line being installed by Xcel Energy is progressing along. Foundation work began June 11, and pole...
September 13, 2012 - 8:05am
August 31, 2012
Agency gets extension for wind farm decision
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin has received a three-month extension in its consideration of a wind farm proposal in eastern St. Croix County. Dane County Circuit Court ruled Friday that the PSC will have until March 25, 2013 to render a decision in favor of or against...
August 31, 2012 - 11:37am
August 4, 2012
LETTER: Wind farm health impacts exist
To the Editor: My attention was called to a recent letter written by Jay Mundinger in your New Richmond News newspaper. Mr. Mundinger, as you know, works as a spokesperson for Emerging Energies. We here in southern Brown County on the eastern side of the state are familiar with...
August 4, 2012 - 8:31am
August 3, 2012
PSC rules that Highland wind project doesn't require EIS
Developers of the proposed Highland Wind Farm in the Town of Forest will not be required to complete an environmental impact statement. The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin issued a decision on the possible EIS requirement on July 25. While the five-page document outlines...
August 3, 2012 - 11:34am
August 2, 2012
LETTER: Wind farm fight is all of ours
To the Editor: "It is human nature to protect the health and safety of one's family or community. You do it. We do it.
August 2, 2012 - 12:30pm
July 22, 2012
Solar energy helps power WITC campus
Though not uncommon, the sight of solar panels soaking up the sun still seems out of the ordinary - especially on a college campus. But thanks...
July 22, 2012 - 7:44am
July 19, 2012
UPDATE: Power restored across New Richmond
Some customers of New Richmond Utilities were faced with a power outage for about 40 minutes Thursday afternoon, July 19. The downtown traffic signals were affected, as were the schools and many residential homes.
July 19, 2012 - 1:43pm
New Richmond Utility customers beware
New Richmond Utilities is alerting customers to beware of a fraudulent scheme claiming to offer help with utility bill payments. The identity theft scam -- sometimes pitched as a "bailout" authorized by President Barack Obama's administration -- has been reported by utility companies...
July 19, 2012 - 9:37am