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County to raze portions of Health Center campus
New Richmond Council discusses major project funding
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crime and courts
Somerset's Praschak loses close match in semifinals
Somerset girls basketball holds off St. Croix Central; advances to Saturday's regional final
New Richmond's Dowd to place at state wrestling tournament
Praschak wins quarterfinal match at state
Dowd, Praschak advance at WIAA 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
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August 20, 2008
Receivers look to get a handle on the ball; DT signed
It seems this pre-season the Packers receiving corps just can't seem to find the handle on the football. "I don't like it.
August 20, 2008 - 9:00am
August 18, 2008
Packers turn in ugly performance in San Francisco
There was one thing Packer fans were happy about on Saturday night. That it was a pre-season game and not one that mattered. The green and gold simply couldn't get in rhythm. Missing several starters, the Green Bay Packers dropped an ugly 34-6 decision to San Francisco. "We didn't...
August 18, 2008 - 9:00am
August 15, 2008
More playing time for starters against 49er's Saturday; Sitton has shot at No. 1
Fans will get a longer look at the starters Saturday night when the Green Bay Packers play at San Francisco in their second exhibition game. "We're going to try to play a little more. I'm looking probably approximately 30, 30-plus plays is the target I am trying to hit," said Mike...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
School district will pay for 'green' certification
New Richmond's new high school is on the fast track to becoming one of the nation's few LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified schools. The currently-under-construction high school has already been registered with the United States Green Building Council for...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 12, 2008
Fans give Rodgers boost; Pack falls to Cincinnati
The Green Bay Packers lost their exhibition opener to Cincinnati Monday night, 20-17 at Lambeau Field, but it was a great night for Aaron Rodgers. He played the first quarter, and completed 9-15 passes for 117 yards and a touchdown. He also had an interception on a perfect throw...
August 12, 2008 - 9:00am
August 8, 2008
Packers blame communication for Favre fiasco; Brett gets rock-star treatment
Green Bay Packers' president Mark Murphy says trading Brett Favre to the New York Jets will be good for both the Pack and the three-time MVP quarterback. "I am very confident in the future of this organization and we will come through this process, a very difficult process, as a...
August 8, 2008 - 9:00am
August 6, 2008
Favre may go to Tampa Bay; mindset not right says McCarthy
Brett Favre could become a Tampa Bay Buccaneer as early as today (Wednesday). The Tampa Tribune says the three-time MVP will not stand in the way of a trade from the Green Bay Packers and the deal could be finalized by tonight. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says the two teams...
August 6, 2008 - 9:00am
August 5, 2008
Favre tells ESPN it's time to part ways with the Pack
Brett Favre now says it would be best for him and the Green Bay Packers to part ways, but the Packers still refuse to let him play for another team in the NFC's North Division. The three-time MVP has met with Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy for more than six hours Monday night...
August 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Favre back in Green Bay, possible Viking trade, Grant re-signs
About 56,000 fans braved Sunday night's thunderstorms to watch the Green Bay Packers' Family Night scrimmage at Lambeau Field. However, the real action was off the field as Brett Favre flew in for a meeting today (Monday) with Packers' Head Coach Mike McCarthy. The NFL will reinstate...
August 4, 2008 - 9:00am
NFL waives tampering charges against Vikes; Favre placed on active roster
According to the Web site NFL.com, the tampering charges brought by the Green Bay Packers against the Minnesota Vikings have been dropped by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. The accusations stemmed from contact between then retired quarterback Brett Favre and various coaches on the...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Favre considering $20 million offer; Grant stalled while Jackson comes on
Media reports indicate that Brett Favre now says he might take the Green Bay Packers' $20 million offer, but it's not cash to keep him away from training camp. Several media outlets say Favre would make public appearances and take part in marketing campaigns for the Packers over...
August 1, 2008 - 9:00am
July 30, 2008
Murphy to tell Favre to stay home; Harrell may be out for good
Packers' president Mark Murphy will reportedly meet with Brett Favre and his agent today (Tuesday) in Hattiesburg, Miss. The Green Bay Press-Gazette says Murphy will ask the three-time MVP to stay away from training camp. The NFL received Favre's request to be taken off the retired...
July 30, 2008 - 9:00am
July 25, 2008
Poppinga resigned; Packers' stockholders told team working to do what's fair with Favre
Green Bay Packers' linebacker Brady Poppinga has signed a four-year contract extension through 2012. Reports say it's worth $17.5 million, including a signing bonus of $3.5 million. That's about what free agent linebackers Kawika Mitchell and Boss Bailey got earlier this year....
July 25, 2008 - 9:00am
July 23, 2008
Thompson reportedly shopping Favre around league; Favre cell phone calls to Vikings?
As Brett Favre decides whether to return, the Green Bay Packers are said to be reviewing a list of NFL teams interested in trading for him. ESPN reports that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell encouraged the Packers to start calling around to avoid a big rift if Favre decides to report...
July 23, 2008 - 9:00am