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Scholarships available through St. Croix County Farmers Union
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Village of Hammond: Jensen promoted to lead streets/buildings/ parks
Somerset-area primary set for St. Croix County Board
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Outdoor Happenings: Crows
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
Four local wrestlers qualify for 2018 WIAA state championships
Friday's Results: New Richmond's early three-pointers puts away Somerset
Kretovics, Minke, Matteson and Schmidt chosen for WFCA all-star games
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VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 1/23/18 Meeting Minutes
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/15/18 Hearing - Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/22/18 Open House- Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
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October 27, 2017
New Richmond City Council considers alley repair ordinance
At a busy work session Monday night, Oct. 23, New Richmond City council members previewed an alley reconstruction program, approved a proposed budget for 2018, initiated the hiring process for a police officer and public works position, approved the penning of a letter of credit...
October 27, 2017 - 5:00am
October 25, 2017
Panel clears way for Willow River dam project to begin
There will be a Little Falls Lake again at Willow River State Park. The Wisconsin Building Commission last week approved a slate of projects,...
October 25, 2017 - 1:10pm
Budget, slight dip in property taxes slated for public hearing
St. Croix County land and homeowners will see a slight decrease in property taxes next year if a budget proposal the county's administration committee recently approved gains county supervisor approval. The 2018 budget committee members approved Oct. 18 includes a .09 percent tax...
October 25, 2017 - 6:00am
October 19, 2017
City of New Richmond closes on old middle school property
The City of New Richmond and New Richmond School District closed on the Commons/old middle school property on Monday, Oct. 16. "The closing marks...
October 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 16, 2017
Village of Star Prairie receives no bids for hail damage repair work
In a surprising turn of events, Village of Star Prairie trustees announced at their Oct. 4 meeting their request for bids to repair hail damage to buildings and structures at the ballpark, River Island Park, the Community Center, Village Shops and Well House failed to receive any...
October 16, 2017 - 5:00am
October 11, 2017
City of New Richmond announces 2018 budget tour
New Richmond City Administrator Mike Darrow and Finance Director Rae Ann Ailts presented council members with a schedule for community engagement regarding the 2018 proposed budget at their meeting Monday , Oct. 9. The budget is central to the operation of city government and both...
October 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 7, 2017
New Richmond City Council continues work on 2018 budget
At their work session Monday night, New Richmond City Council members spent the majority of the evening discussing items related to the 2018 proposed budget and capital Improvement plan. Having already heard from Fire Department Chief Jim VanderWyst at their last work session in...
October 7, 2017 - 5:00am
October 3, 2017
Village of Hammond approves $905,000 refinancing bond issue
At their meeting Monday night, Village of Hammond trustees unanimously approved the issuance, sale and delivery of $905,000 in General Obligation Refunding Bonds to refinance the Village's existing debt. Elhers, Inc. Principal Brian Reilly presented the board with a sale day report...
October 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 2, 2017
Village of Somerset public works projects hitting snags
At their meeting Tuesday night, Sept. 19, Somerset Village trustees received updates on several public works projects. Water samples from test Well #5 at the Vanasse site are being processed. A number of samples have already been completed and so far the water quality is looking good....
October 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 29, 2017
Records reveal reasons behind three Prescott police terminations
Records released from the Prescott Police Department and City Administrator Jayne Brand document months of alleged insubordination and policy...
September 29, 2017 - 4:21pm
Annex grants city of New Richmond two properties
Properties in the towns of Stanton and Richmond totaling about six acres will shift districts to the city of New Richmond following unanimous votes by the St. Croix County County Administration Committee Sept. 20. The Stanton property, a parcel just under one acre that contains a...
September 29, 2017 - 5:00am
September 25, 2017
Recreation partnership shares with CAP committee
Citizen members of the Community Action Plan (CAP) committee met last Wednesday, Sept. 13, in the main terminal hangar at the New Richmond Regional...
September 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
September 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
It's the first day of fall, but you wouldn't know it by the sweltering forecast for Wisconsin. Afternoon highs will be in the 90s in southern...
September 22, 2017 - 9:57am
September 16, 2017
Village of Hammond trustees agree to $400,000 settlement in lawsuits
Following a closed session Monday, Sept. 11, Village of Hammond trustees announced they have accepted a proposed financial settlement ending two long-pending lawsuits pertaining to the construction of the wastewater treatment plant.
September 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 15, 2017
New Richmond City Council approves K-9 position addition to NRPD
Not long after he was selected to become New Richmond's top cop little more than a year ago, Police Chief Craig Yehlik introduced the idea of...
September 15, 2017 - 5:00pm