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Mystery Reader program puts the mystery into reading
Lunda, Ames get contract to build Stillwater bridge; Arctic air rolls in state; 12 more state news stories
Hillside students give back by collecting food for annual food drive
New Richmond is state’s cold spot today; One dies in week’s snowstorms; Nine more state news stories
Burke makes campaign stop in western Wisconsin
crime and courts
New Richmond boys start MBC basketball season with win at Osceola
Western Wisconsin Stars win twice in Black River Falls tournament
Somerset skaters open season with three convincing wins
Two competitive periods not enough for New Richmond boys hockey team
High school wrestling seasons begin this Thursday
Five Loaves Food Shelf in need of more help
Countryside Veterinary Clinic to celebrate 35 years
Local woman and her family making a difference in Africa
Nelson named Citizen of the Year
See Annie Jr. at Old Gem
arts and entertainment
Frank Springer, 77
James L. Reding, 62
Glen Edward Johnson, 64
Kerri Renee Kahl, 45
Glen Stensvold, 87
Our View: Be the reason someone else is thankful
Request for Bids - Financial Software Management - Somerset School District
Town of Forest Zoning Ordinance & Zoning Map Public Hearing Notice
Shoreland Overly Districts Public Hearing Notice
12CV1041 Ocwen Loan Servicing vs Scott Howe and Linda Willett
13CV227 US Bank Natl Assoc vs Stacy Kohls aka Stacy Gilewski, Brian Gilewski
June 13, 2013
Hayes sends a Father's Day message
Sgt. Sydney Hays, an intelligence analyst with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, is currently...
June 13, 2013 - 1:15pm
May 31, 2013
Bridge pastor passes the baton
family / religion / life
May 31, 2013 - 1:57pm
Nemecs selected as Pea Soup Days marshals
When Brad Nemec received an email asking him to be grand marshal for the Pea Soup Days parade, he said he was surprised. "It's an honor, and...
arts and entertainment / family / life
May 31, 2013 - 1:48pm
May 29, 2013
Yellowstone Trail festivities set Saturday
Hudson celebrates Yellowstone Trail Heritage Day Saturday with various activities throughout the community. The Yellowstone Trail (1912-1930)...
news / family
May 29, 2013 - 4:16pm
May 17, 2013
Eighth-graders receive community letters
In this day of computers and emails, receiving a handwritten, personal letter can be a special thing. Patty Schachtner, Somerset school nurse, helped organize the letter-writing campaign in the schools with Gina Knutson, Carol Jones, Gail Buell and Randy Calleja as a part of the...
education / health / family / life
May 17, 2013 - 3:00am
May 11, 2013
Play & Learn helps moms, kids connect
When Jamie Wendt recently decided to become a stay at home mom, she was concerned about feeling isolated and about providing her kids opportunities for social interaction. Being new to the New Richmond area, "I didn't know that many people here," Wendt said. In January 2013, Jamie...
health / family / life
May 11, 2013 - 7:31am
April 17, 2013
Freedom Fest set in New Richmond
The community's veterans organizations, along with other organizations, are planning a special "Freedom Fest" volleyball and bean bag tournament event Saturday, May 18, at Freedom Park (1310 County Road CC). All proceeds from the event will go toward Freedom Park's new irrigation...
family / health
April 17, 2013 - 4:23pm
Somerset hosts drug seminar Thursday
2013 Know the Truth, a local drug and alcohol abuse prevention program, has announced that Somerset High School will host "A Night to Know the Truth," a prevention seminar for parents, teachers and adults on Thursday, April 18, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The evening will consist of an open...
news / health / education / family
April 17, 2013 - 8:45am
April 12, 2013
Autism Awareness events conducted
On Tuesday, April 2, and Friday, April 5, the Autism Awareness Committee for the Somerset School District held two events in honor of Autism Awareness Month, which is celebrated nationally every April. Beckah Whitlock began the committee in the fall of 2012 as a way to increase autism...
health / family / education / life
April 12, 2013 - 5:00pm
Lawmakers mull criminalizing resale of food stamps; new Walker-driven protest rules termed 'totalitarian'; permit OK'd for 5,300-cow farm, more state news
MADISON -- A bill that would make it illegal to sell a person's food-stamp benefits was endorsed Thursday by a state Assembly committee - and it's up for a vote Friday by a Senate panel. Assembly Republican Samantha Kerkman of Powers Lake is the bill's main sponsor.
news / politics / family
April 12, 2013 - 8:45am
Boy Scout honored for life-saving action
Boy Scout Adam Kuhlman, 12, was prepared one day last July when he helped a struggling non-swimmer out of the deep end of an indoor hotel pool in Madison. Adam was able to calmly assess the situation and apply many of the skills he had learned in Scouting. After hearing his grandfather,...
April 12, 2013 - 8:40am
'Science Kid' project helps classmates learn
Each week, Shelly Clay gives a special bag to one of her second grade students. The student takes the bag home and uses the materials inside to design his or her own science experiment, usually with the help of their parents. The children practice at home and perform their experiments...
education / family
April 12, 2013 - 4:48am
Project to aid cancer patients
Christine Pommerening used a knitting loom her grandmother had given her as a Christmas present to create a hat for her mother's friend, who...
health / family / life
April 12, 2013 - 1:13am
April 5, 2013
Somerset heightens autism awareness
Somerset Village President Jeffrey Johnson proclaimed April Autism Awareness Month in Somerset at the village's regular board meeting Tuesday, March 26. In his proclamation, Johnson said autism, a developmental disorder affecting social, learning and behavioral skills, has increased...
education / health / family / life
April 5, 2013 - 2:34pm
Duplex goes Down
The duplex behind the Hazel Mackin Community Library in Roberts is being demolished to make way for more parking space for the library. The expansion was approved by the Roberts Village Board during a March 11 meeting. The former property owner was required to demolish the duplex...
family / life
April 5, 2013 - 2:30pm