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Nusbaum selected as SCC Elementary principal
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Nusbaum selected as SCC Elementary principal
Governor tours Western Wisconsin Cancer Center
Grace Place set to kick off renovation
Candidate for attorney general visits area
Briefs: Yard debris, Loyalty Day, speed limit change and more
crime and courts
Somerset's Gaelin Elmore honored as 2014 WIAA Scholar Athlete
Hellacious schedule sets back New Richmond baseball team
Somerset baseball starts season with 3-0
New Richmond girls soccer starts MBC season 1-0-1
New Richmond softball gives defending MBC champs a battle
Agave owner lends SAM’s a helping hand
Spreading the art around
Seventh annual Empty Bowls event draws large crowd
Caring for cranes: Annual Sandhill Crane count a labor of love
NRF&R Chili Feed serves hundreds
arts and entertainment
Dorothy Herink, 85
Irene F. Rud, 82
Mariellen G. Krueger, 80
Robert G. Hall, 79
Donna M. Barr, 79
Advertisement for Bids - Village of Star Prairie - County Road M
14PR24 In the matter of the Estate of Mary A. Higgins
14PR323 In the matter of the estate of Robert F. Scoville
13CV244 JPMorgan Chase Bank vs Christopher C Hansen and Tracy S Hansen
City of New Richmond Public Notice - May 6 Plan Commission Meeting
Our View: Pick a local project and get involved
Our View: Commons decision needs to be made now
Letters to the Editor: April 10, 2014
Letters to the Editor: April 3, 2014
Our View: City shouldn't appeal newspaper lawsuit ruling
May 16, 2013
Clean Sweep event set
The St. Croix County Recycling Program will conduct an event to collect hazardous waste from farmers. The upcoming Hazardous Waste Clean Sweep is on Friday, May 17, from 1 to 4 p.m. and Saturday, May 18, from 9 a.m. to noon at the County Highway Shop, 666 Highway 12 East, Hudson. Households...
May 16, 2013 - 11:14am
May 9, 2013
Ranger-led paddle programs offered
Discover firsthand what makes the Namekagon and St. Croix rivers an extraordinary national park. The St. Croix River Association has teamed up...
May 9, 2013 - 2:25pm
May 3, 2013
EDITORIAL: Breathe easier!
May is "Clean Air Month" and what better time could there be to celebrate this important resource that we all need for our health and survival. In conjunction with this month's celebration of clean air, American Lung Association's State of the Air 2013 report was released last week. Here...
opinion / editorials
May 3, 2013 - 10:07am
May 2, 2013
Swarm season starts: bees just doing what comes naturally - Don't Panic!
If spring-time should finally arrive, honey bee colonies start to build-up their numbers and if they run out of space in their hive, they swarm....
outdoors / life
May 2, 2013 - 3:03pm
April 26, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man set to get Habitat home receives 16 years for sex abuse
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Bemidji hospitality tax clears House BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A provision allowing the city of Bemidji to impose a hospitality tax is included in a tax bill the Minnesota House approved Wednesday night. The omnibus tax bill, a 338-page document filled...
April 26, 2013 - 8:45am
April 19, 2013
Dig it! Earth Day event offered at YMCA Camp
The St. Croix Community Development Department will join with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth Annual Earth Day event, "Soils: Dig It!" on Sunday, April 21, from noon-4 p.m. at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson. A "tunnel" will entice kids to pretend they are earth worms squirming...
April 19, 2013 - 8:58am
April 18, 2013
River association hosts author William Souder
The St. Croix River Association will hold its annual Spring Gathering on May 14. Guest speaker will be local distinguished author, William Souder,...
outdoors / life
April 18, 2013 - 9:24am
County Earth Day event set Sunday in Hudson
The St. Croix Community Development Department has joined with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth annual Earth Day event, "Soils: Dig It!" The event is Sunday, April 21, from noon to 4 p.m. at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson. A "tunnel" will entice kids to pretend they are earth...
April 18, 2013 - 9:18am
March 22, 2013
Climate change story is not black and white
On Saturday I attended a talk on climate change and its effect on forests. What I expected to take away from this presentation was hard facts...
March 22, 2013 - 11:48am
March 8, 2013
Recent cat study yields unexpected results
Last month, a study published in "Nature Communications" made national headlines. Peter Marra and Scott Loss of the Smithsonian Conservation...
March 8, 2013 - 9:36am
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 23, 2013
Village of Hammond receives money from atrazine settlement
Hammond recently received $5,286.72 in a class action lawsuit settlement. The money is Hammond's piece of a $105 million settlement of a lawsuit over the chemical atrazine. The money is to reimburse the village for the cost of removing the chemical from the community water system. A...
health / life
February 23, 2013 - 11:13am
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
Backyard bird count goes global
For the first time, anyone anywhere in the world with Internet access can participate in the 16th annual Great Backyard Bird Count Feb. 15-18. Participants simply watch birds at any location for at least 15 minutes, tally the numbers of each species they see, and report their tallies...
February 14, 2013 - 10:14am