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SCC Elementary students show acceptance
Flynn says he'll get 'aggressive' in governor's bid
Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls special session to pass welfare reform; more state news stories
Panther Pause: Looking back and moving forward
Farmers union to host Farm and Rural Lobby Day
crime and courts
Thursday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset wrestlers score MBC wins
Making the most of their minutes: Tigers nearly upset one of MBC's top teams
Basketball: Matchups dictating Spartans' success
Stars align for the future
Panthers up the pace against Northwestern
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
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
WITC: Public Notice - Environmental Assessment - NR Campus Addition
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 17-CV-533
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Richard "Rick" Wichelman
Robert E. "Bob" McDaniel
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
Pastor column: Direction comes from many sources
Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
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May 16, 2013
Trout stocking numbers reduced on Apple, Willow
Budget cutbacks and the lack of fee increases for several years have caused a severe reduction in the number of trout planted in the Willow and...
May 16, 2013 - 11:09am
May 2, 2013
Wrong-way sturgeon rescued
The case of the wrong-way sturgeon started with a citizen phone call and ended with a happy sturgeon and true fish story about the one that didn't...
May 2, 2013 - 1:21pm
April 19, 2013
OUTDOOR HAPPENINGS: Emotions run high when wolves are involved
Recently the Eastern Gray Wolf was delisted, and the first modern day harvest season was held in both Wisconsin and Minnesota last season. The...
April 19, 2013 - 10:55am
April 5, 2013
New Richmond developing new dog park
Dogs, like people, have a variety of needs. Without proper exercise and socialization, both dogs and their owners can suffer similar afflictions....
April 5, 2013 - 9:46am
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
February 28, 2013
Kids gather for fishing contest on Perch Lake
The St. Croix County Parks Department teamed up with the St. Croix Sportsman Alliance to organize a kids' fishing contest at Perch Lake Saturday,...
February 28, 2013 - 10:11am
February 1, 2013
Tarman wins Somerset Youth Athletic Association Ice Fishing Contest
Mike Tarman of New Richmond is $10,000 richer after winning the Somerset Youth Athletic Association Ice Fishing Contest on Saturday. Tarman...
February 1, 2013 - 8:57am
January 31, 2013
Installing fish cribs is winter chore
It's spooky walking on water even if it is late January and the ice is 20 inches thick. The Snow Trax attached to boots make a biting sound...
January 31, 2013 - 10:16am
January 29, 2013
Kids' ice fishing contest Feb. 23
On Saturday, Feb. 23, there will be a kids ice fishing contest at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake from 2-4 p.m. for children ages 6-12. Bait...
January 29, 2013 - 9:21am
January 24, 2013
Somerset Youth Athletic Association Ice Fishing Contest is this Saturday
This year's Somerset Youth Athletic Association Ice Fishing Contest, the ninth annual, will be held on Saturday on Bass Lake. The prize list...
January 24, 2013 - 3:43pm
December 13, 2012
Somerset ice fishing tournament has date moved up one month
There's a new date for this year's Somerset Youth Athletic Association Ice Fishing Contest. This year's tournament, the ninth annual, will be held on Saturday, Jan. 26, on Bass Lake. The tournament had previously held late in February. Dave Praschak, spokesman for the association,...
December 13, 2012 - 2:52pm
October 5, 2012
Fall fishing trip yields a bountiful harvest
A group of my friends get together twice a year to catch up on current events and do a little fishing on the side. We travel to a northern Minnesota...
October 5, 2012 - 7:35am
September 13, 2012
Big one doesn't get away from angler
Sometimes small goals yield big results. Dick Hennlich of New Richmond was out fishing with his grandson, Joseph Goodman, 12, on Aug. 27 when...
September 13, 2012 - 11:52am
September 6, 2012
Willow River water quality is on the decline
In the last column I wrote a bit about the Apple River and how the river is a focal point for nutrient load reduction as it flows into the St....
September 6, 2012 - 12:43pm
August 24, 2012
Volunteers help inspect sections of Apple River
Recently the Star Prairie Land Preservation Trust received a couple of grants from the state to survey a portion of the lower Apple River for...
August 24, 2012 - 9:18am