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January 5, 2012
Action on Xcel's relicensing bid will pick up again next month when the public comment period ends on a supplemental environmental impact statement regarding the Prairie Island nuclear plant's applications.
Update 3:35 p.m.: Prairie Island Nuclear Plant terminates alert
January 5, 2012 - 7:15am
October 28, 2011
Eddie the turkey is back on track after a session with an animal communicator.
Eddie was depressed turkey until animal communicator helped
October 28, 2011 - 12:43pm
August 26, 2011
Bill Langford of New Richmond, along with six other Langfords and a few family friends, spent seven days following in the footsteps of relative Nathaniel Pitt Langford during his 1870 trek through what eventually became Yellowstone National Park.
Family celebrates its close ties with Yellowstone National Park
August 26, 2011 - 8:24am
July 22, 2011
Dan Schoeck (left) and Dennis Van Watermulen are pictured smoking in the Hammond Hotel's outdoor patio. Shoeck and Van Watermulen don't approve of the smoke-free law, saying the law takes away their rights.
Wisconsin state smoking ban marks first anniversary
July 22, 2011 - 5:01am
July 13, 2011
Gov. Walker was in Hudson Wednesday morning to announce that Wisconsin had wired more than $59 million to Minnesota Tuesday, clearing a tax debt.
Wisconsin wires $60 million to Minnesota; Hopes high to reinstate income tax reciprocity soon
July 13, 2011 - 7:57am
June 3, 2011
Fox kits come out to check things out.
Local eagle rescue turns out less than perfect
June 3, 2011 - 8:24am
May 27, 2011
Franken, Kohl back St. Croix bridge proposal
May 27, 2011 - 10:44am
More than a few high suspension bridges needed to be crossed during Vern Loehr's trek to the Mount Everest base camp.
Trekker finds Everest climb much tougher than advertised
May 27, 2011 - 8:48am
May 20, 2011
Trout stocking of Willow River Group 2011.
Trout fishing groupies hit the streams once more
May 20, 2011 - 8:51am
May 12, 2011
New Richmond police chief reprimanded by city
May 12, 2011 - 1:44pm
May 5, 2011
Phyllis Anderson, left, offered her prom dress from 1959 to her granddaughter, Kaycie, after the sophomore's original didn't arrive in time for prom.
Something borrowed: Prom night links two generations
May 5, 2011 - 11:04am
April 18, 2011
Longtime New Richmond, Wis., man dies from accidental gunshot wound
April 18, 2011 - 10:49am
April 8, 2011
Akio Inoue recalls his experiences of the aftermath of the bombing of Hiroshima in 1945 to students at the Somerset Middle School last Thursday.
Hiroshima survivor tells agonizing tale
April 8, 2011 - 8:00am
April 7, 2011
UPDATE: Deceased UW-River Falls student was a freshman
April 7, 2011 - 12:14pm
April 6, 2011
Stillwater Lift Bridge closing at 9 a.m. Friday due to high water
April 6, 2011 - 12:48pm