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Walker says Act 10 fallout steeled him for global threats; Congress may fast-track carp control efforts; 8 more Wisconsin stories
County to raze portions of Health Center campus
New Richmond Council discusses major project funding
Challenger drops out of New Richmond City Council race
crime and courts
Somerset's Praschak loses close match in semifinals
Somerset girls basketball defeated in regional final
Dowd finishes fifth at state wrestling meet
Somerset girls basketball holds off St. Croix Central; advances to Saturday's regional final
New Richmond's Dowd to place at state wrestling tournament
Bullseye! Archery Club takes off at SCC
NRHS students on pace to read 5,000 books this year
NRHS student named National Merit Scholarship finalist
Somerset’s got talent
Inaugural NRHS STEM Night a success
Farm, Feral & Stray works with Scout to care for local free roaming cats
Local author publishes first book
Somerset Community Food Pantry seeks volunteers
Crowd flocks to Bass Lake for annual ice fishing contest
Scouts visit newspaper office
arts and entertainment
14CV486 William H Derrick vs Cerise D Staff
Town of Somerset Notice of March 3 Open House and Public Hearing
15PR11 In the matter of the estate of Robert J Kunz
Advertisement for Bids - St. Croix County Jail Master Control Remodel
15PR8 In the matter of the estate of Keith H. Johnson
Mary Mettler, 62
Steve R. Simmon, 68
David M. Riggle, 66
Floyd Engebretson, 96
Alexsis Albrightson, 17
Our View: Don't let fear of extremists control you
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 26, 2015
Editor's Notebook: When bad fortune turns good
Sarah Sez: News reporter delivers difficult goodbye
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 19, 2015
Get Out! Deals
May 9, 2014
NR native receives teaching award
Teaching has always been a passion for New Richmond native Jessica Stovall. So when she found out she had been awarded a Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching grant, Stovall smiled so much over the following days that her cheeks hurt. “When I found out, I was actually grading...
news / education
May 9, 2014 - 12:01pm
December 11, 2009
Roberts, Hammond receive radio funding
More than 350 local emergency response agencies have been awarded a total of $4.2 million in federal funding to purchase nearly 3,600 new radios with enhanced mutual aid channel capacity. Shared "mutual aid" channels enable reliable communications between several emergency response...
December 11, 2009 - 8:00am
September 18, 2009
UW campuses share more than $1 million projects to graduate more students
University of Wisconsin campuses are sharing more than $1 million for special projects designed to graduate more students. Among other things, they'll help high school students boost their college preparation, encourage partnerships between UW instructors and high school math teachers,...
September 18, 2009 - 9:00am
June 5, 2009
Baldwin receives clean-up money
The village of Baldwin has been awarded a $56,600 site assessment grant from the state Department of Natural Resources to conduct environmental site assessment work, demolition and asbestos abatement associated with demolition at the former Thompson Property at 702 Main Street. Vacant...
June 5, 2009 - 3:58pm
April 7, 2009
Master gardeners offer beautification grants
The St. Croix County Master Gardener's Association (SCVMGA) wants to help beautify western Wisconsin communities this summer. The SCVMGA will award a total of $3,500 in grant money. Projects must be conducted by a non-profit or community service organization. Deadline for applications...
April 7, 2009 - 3:53pm
January 9, 2009
Somerset Fire/Rescue receives USFA grant
Somerset Fire/Rescue received a nice Christmas present from the United States Fire Administration: a $14,065 grant. The 2008 Assistance to Firefighters grant is awarded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP). Its intent is to support...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
New Richmond re-starts no-interest loan program
Need to repair or upgrade your home? A no-interest loan program may be the key to accomplishing the task. The City of New Richmond Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Housing Program has funds available for no-interest deferred loans to eligible low- and moderate-income homeowners...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Wisconsin governor announces training support
Doyle spoke to a crowd of local officials, legislators, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College staff and students in the machine tool classroom...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Wisconsin gets $39 million from Feds for foreclosures; number of foreclosures up
Wisconsin is getting almost $39 million from Washington to deal with the rapid rise in foreclosures. It's part of a nearly $4 billion allocation from HUD, the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The money can be used to rehabilitate or tear down abandoned houses, acquire...
October 2, 2008 - 9:00am
August 25, 2008
Grant back, but team plagued by injuries
Green Bay Packers' running back Ryan Grant has returned to practice for the first time since a hurting a hamstring almost a month ago. Grant says his legs had no pain during Sunday's workout and he's eager to get his first pre-season action on Thursday night against Tennessee...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
Efforts increase on Grant contract; more on Favre; stockholders meet
The Packers have stepped up their negotiations with running back Ryan Grant about a long-term contract. Agent Alan Herman says the two sides have talked almost every day since last Friday and he remains confident a deal can be struck before the players are scheduled to report...
July 24, 2008 - 9:00am
July 2, 2008
Grant says contract talks going well; Rodgers softens tone after SI quote
The Green Bay Packers will open their training camp in 26 days and running back Ryan Grant expects to have a new multi-year contract by then. He told Sporting News Radio the process has been positive and the negotiations are moving forward. Grant fell just short of 1,000 yards...
July 2, 2008 - 9:00am