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Vote today: DPI candidates on Tuesday's Primary Election ballot
Wisconsin roundup: Primary day arrives; western Wis. could see fallout from Minn. liquor bill; 8 more state news stories
Mentors needed at Starr Elementary
Sex offender notification meeting Thursday in Burkhardt
Village of Roberts adds Clearas option to facility plan
crime and courts
WIAA Wrestling: Four local wrestlers advance to state tournament
Friday's Results: New Richmond hockey advances; New Richmond, SCC boys hoops are winners
New Richmond boys hockey opens WIAA playoffs at home on Friday
New Richmond boys basketball plays Friday at Somerset
New Richmond wrestlers send five to Saturday's Division 1 sectional meet
Mentors needed at Starr Elementary
SCC school board approves Clay as elementary principal
NRHS hosts STEM Night
Learn 2 Love group stuffs socks with items for those in need
The Colosseum opens for business
Watercolor painting class held at Hazel Mackin
Local game designer seeing success
Free March 1 seminar: How to manage medications effectively
Hazel Mackin Public Library: Experience library's redesigned collection
Somerset2017 sees first 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten graduate
arts and entertainment
Advertisement for Bid - 2017 Roof Replacement Area 11 (WITC)
Lien Sale Notice - Sunnyside Super Storage, Units C03, C30, C40, E14, J16, K16
17PR15 In the matter of the estate of Craig W Campbell
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
John Robert "Bob" Duis, 70
Barbara Jane Case, 81
Wilfred "Willie" Maitrejean, 92
Arlen Dale Strate, 61
Culver H. "Bud" Anderson, 80
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Letters to the Editor
Striving for a healthy community
City of New Richmond kicks off its comprehensive plan
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January 23, 2015
Voters will decide whether justices can choose Supreme Court leader; Walker's 'walk-on' plan for new teachers criticized; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin voters will decide April 7th whether to make Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson face a possible demotion on the State Supreme Court. With all Democrats voting no, state Assembly Republicans voted 62- to 34 Thursday for a constitutional amendment that changes the...
January 23, 2015 - 10:18am
January 8, 2015
Officers converge on home as shooting call turns out to be bogus
A mid-morning call Thursday, Jan. 8, of an alleged “triple shooting” in the city of River Falls ended up to be a false alarm. River Falls...
News/crime and courts
January 8, 2015 - 12:10pm
January 2, 2015
Republican lawmaker hints at taking over some weak Milwaukee schools; grocers eye 'growler' refills; 11 more Wisconsin stories
MILWAUKEE -- A suburban Milwaukee Republican is considering a plan to have somebody else take over the city's lowest-performing public schools -- either the state, or charter school operators. Senator Alberta Darling's office confirmed that it's talking to affected parties about...
January 2, 2015 - 9:38am
September 10, 2014
Report: State worst in nation for black children; Appeals court hints it wants no part of John Doe probe; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Wisconsin is the worst place in the nation to be a black child, according to a new report from the state's Council on Children and Families. It said the Badger State ranks last in the nation based on 12 measures for the well-being of African-American children. They include poverty,...
September 10, 2014 - 9:28am
September 4, 2014
UPDATED: Appeals Court overrules gay marriage bans in Wisconsin, Indiana
A U.S. appeals court on Thursday ruled that bans against gay marriage in the states of Wisconsin and Indiana violate the U.S. Constitution. The three-judge panel of the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unanimously against the bans and in favor of same-sex couples,...
September 4, 2014 - 3:41pm
Siblings follow in mom’s footsteps, strive to help others through Alzheimer’s Walk
They’d seen signs before, but Lori Loney and her siblings first realized there was something wrong with their mom, Kelly Strand, after taking...
September 4, 2014 - 9:45am
June 30, 2014
Tornado rips off roofs, downs trees in Iowa County; 'cycle crash claims former Milwaukee basketball star; more state news
As daylight emerged officials fanned out to assess heavy damage wrought by at least one tornado that whirled across in Iowa County in southwest Wisconsin late Sunday. National Weather Service radar indicates the twister was on the ground for about 25 minutes starting at 10:20 p.m....
June 30, 2014 - 9:38am
June 26, 2014
Spend Friday night with the family
Although the New Richmond Area Centre started Family Fun Movie Nights back in March, Centre Youth Development Coordinator Julie Griepentrog feels that moving the movie night from Saturday to Friday and adding an inflatable bouncer to the mix will make the the summer events even better. “We...
June 26, 2014 - 9:55am
June 10, 2014
Updated: Pierce issuing same-sex marriage licenses, St. Croix is not; election panel certifies Hulsey bid for governor; more state news
Over half of Wisconsin's 72 counties are granting marriage licenses to same-sex couples, amid confusion over a judge's ruling that the state's...
June 10, 2014 - 2:58pm
June 9, 2014
Appeal expected in same-sex ruling; dive planned Monday to recover crash victim; more state stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Justice Department was expected to ask a federal appeals court Monday to stop the issuance of marriage licenses to same-sex...
June 9, 2014 - 10:02am
May 8, 2014
Panel freezes judge's 'John Doe' injunction; 29 lawmakers to call it quits; 10 more Wisconsin stories
A John Doe investigation is back on concerning the recall election campaigns of Gov. Scott Walker and GOP state senators. A three-judge federal appeals panel in Chicago has ordered a stay of Tuesday's injunction by Federal Judge Rudolph Randa which halted the probe. Observers said...
May 8, 2014 - 10:25am
May 2, 2014
Gaede family returns home to raise funds, spend time with family
At the end of last year, a civil war broke out in the South Sudan, forcing millions of people to flee the country and become refugees in neighboring...
May 2, 2014 - 11:22am
April 17, 2014
Agave owner lends SAM’s a helping hand
When SAM’s Corner Bar & Grill co-owner Mike Moore was diagnosed with blastomycosis on March 15, his wife Sarah wasn’t sure what she would...
April 17, 2014 - 1:16pm
February 14, 2014
Democrats facing uphill fight on nixing gay marriage ban; elusive leak leaves Neillsville dry; 10 more state stories
MADISON -- An effort by Democrats to throw out Wisconsin's ban on gay marriage appears to be going nowhere. Sen. Tim Carpenter and Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa, both of Milwaukee, introduced a constitutional amendment Thursday to reverse the 2006 ban on gay marriage and civil unions. Later,...
February 14, 2014 - 8:55am
September 24, 2013
Embattled leader of sportsman's group quits; traffic stop yields $100K meth stash; 10 more state stories
MILWAUKEE -- Andy Pantzlaff has resigned from the Wisconsin Sporting Heritage Council. He's the head of the United Sportsmen, a group that won a controversial $500,000 state grant which Gov. Scott Walker later canceled. Pantzlaff was appointed in February to the state council that...
September 24, 2013 - 8:17am