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Man, woman accused of sexually assaulting child
State law stipulates when headlights must be turned on
Painting the town orange and black
Wonder why the flags are at half staff?
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New Richmond football ready for Homecoming clash with Somerset
New Richmond runners ready to put on a show in Saturday's home invitational
New Richmond girls tennis went undefeated through MBC dual season
Somerset football team looking to keep its playoff hopes alive
Somerset volleyball shows its smarts in win over Ellsworth
Painting the town orange and black
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
WATDA Foundation donates to county fairgrounds friends
VIDEO: Heritage Weekend at the Heritage Center
The Spirit of Homecoming
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
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September 8, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker has no opinion yet on free computers for freshmen; schools evacuate, river warnings continue
Gov. Scott Walker is not sure yet if he'll support giving free computers or tablets to all high school freshmen in Wisconsin -- and he wants to learn more about it. State Assembly Republicans are making the free computers part of what they call a "Forward Agenda" for the next two-year...
September 8, 2016 - 8:01am
January 16, 2014
Dweebs rock NFL playoffs
Despite the frigid temperatures at the Packers-49ers game on Jan. 5, at Lambeau Field, a large crowd still showed up to cheer on the Dweebs...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 16, 2014 - 10:18am
November 18, 2009
Family might get to keep cabin in DNR land dispute
A Green Bay family might get to keep the vacation home they were originally told to give up as part of a land dispute with the state DNR. But they'd have to buy it back from the government. Yesterday, Marinette County Circuit Judge David Miron threw out his original ruling from...
November 18, 2009 - 9:02am
October 28, 2009
BBB urges caution when buying tickets for Favre's return to Green Bay
Wisconsin's Better Business Bureau urges Packer fans to be careful when buying tickets for Brett Favre's return to Green Bay on Sunday. A number of counterfeit tickets were sold outside the Metrodome in Minneapolis the last time the Packers and Vikings played on Oct. 5. The same...
October 28, 2009 - 9:00am
October 27, 2009
Wisconsinites plan how to welcome Favre back to Green Bay on Sunday
Wisconsinites have no shortage of ideas on how to welcome Brett Favre back to Green Bay on Sunday, when he plays for the Vikings. The mayor's office asked for "tasteful" suggestions earlier this month, and about 1,600 people have e-mailed their ideas. The top-four will be announced...
October 27, 2009 - 9:19am
October 20, 2009
Green Bay's mayor looks for ways to welcome Favre back to Titletown
How would you welcome Brett Favre back to Green Bay? Mayor Jim Schmitt says he's looking for what he calls "tasteful" ideas to welcome the former Packers' quarterback, when Favre and his Minnesota Vikings play at Lambeau Field on Nov. 1. The City of Green Bay's Web site is taking...
October 20, 2009 - 9:00am
August 27, 2009
Large crowds rally in Green Bay and Madison on national health care
The debate on national health care reform was heard loud and clear at two large events in Wisconsin last night. More than 1,700 opponents of the current House reform package attended a discussion in Middleton, held by the conservative Americans for Prosperity. And around 450 supporters...
August 27, 2009 - 9:01am
August 7, 2009
Green Bay Internet firearms dealer sold accessosries to Pittsburgh shooter
An Internet firearms dealer from Green Bay sold accessories to the man who opened fire at a Pittsburgh health club on Tuesday night. Eric Thompson of TGSCOM told the Green Bay Press-Gazette that he sold a Mag-loader and a factory magazine to George Sodini, 48. But he denied a...
August 7, 2009 - 9:14am
July 29, 2009
Favre's retirement puts dent in Green Bay's economy
Brett Favre has put at least a small dent in Green Bay's economy. His decision to stay retired means he won't come back to Lambeau Field in a Minnesota Vikings' uniform on Nov. 1. And that means ticket brokers won't get the $300 a seat they were talking about earlier. Dennis Garrity...
July 29, 2009 - 9:00am
Emerald ash borer discovered in Green Bay
Foresters in northeast Wisconsin will meet today to talk about the latest discovery of the tree-killing emerald ash borer. An infected beetle was found in Green Bay on the east bank of the Fox River in one of the 7,000 traps set around the state earlier this summer. A lab in Michigan...
July 29, 2009 - 7:59am
July 1, 2009
College program for poor families expands to Eau Claire campus
GREEN BAY -- A program aimed at getting kids from low income families interested in college is expanding. The program exposes kids to college life and mentors them in the hopes they'll return someday as university freshmen. The Phuture Phoenix program began at UW-Green Bay....
July 1, 2009 - 11:17am
June 18, 2009
Police costs for Obama's Green Bay visit tally $32,000
It cost taxpayers an extra $32,000 to guard President Obama during his visit to Green Bay last Thursday. That about what local officials had expected. The city's police department said it spent more than $22,000 in officers' overtime for the president's town hall meeting on health...
June 18, 2009 - 10:38am
June 12, 2009
President gives Green Bay 10-year-old girl a note for school absence
Kennedy Corpus, 10, of Green Bay got quite a surprise Thursday, when President Obama gave her a note excusing her from her last day of school. She missed class to attend the president's town hall meeting on health care. Her father John Corpus stood up to ask a question, and said...
June 12, 2009 - 9:00am
June 11, 2009
National health care debate focuses on Green Bay; 1,500 expected
The national health care debate shines on Wisconsin today. The White House chose Green Bay for President Obama's first public exchange on health reform since he was elected last November. About 1,500 people are expected to attend Obama's town hall meeting, which starts at 12:10...
June 11, 2009 - 8:30am
June 10, 2009
Obama's Thursday visit to Green Bay may cost more than $30,000 in police overtime
It won't be cheap for Green Bay to host President Obama Thursday. The Green Bay Press-Gazette figures that law enforcement will pay an extra $30,000 in overtime costs. That's based on the $31,000 paid in police overtime when President Bush spoke at Green Bay Resch's Center in 2004...
June 10, 2009 - 9:00am