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Boyd, Olson nominated for scholarships
Village Board struggles with vacating streets issue
Lunda, Ames get contract to build Stillwater bridge; Arctic air rolls in state; 12 more state news stories
Mystery Reader program puts the mystery into reading
Hillside students give back by collecting food for annual food drive
crime and courts
New Richmond boys start MBC basketball season with win at Osceola
Western Wisconsin Stars win twice in Black River Falls tournament
Somerset skaters open season with three convincing wins
Two competitive periods not enough for New Richmond boys hockey team
High school wrestling seasons begin this Thursday
She ran anyway, and continues to run for veterans
Sno-Sports wishes for a snowy season
T.H.U.G. Life helps homeless teens start anew
Local author to read from his new Christmas kids book
Former Nike launcher crewmen search for comrades
arts and entertainment
Frank Springer, 77
James L. Reding, 62
Glen Edward Johnson, 64
Kerri Renee Kahl, 45
Glen Stensvold, 87
Our View: Be the reason someone else is thankful
Request for Bids - Financial Software Management - Somerset School District
Town of Forest Zoning Ordinance & Zoning Map Public Hearing Notice
Shoreland Overly Districts Public Hearing Notice
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April 5, 2013
Somerset heightens autism awareness
Somerset Village President Jeffrey Johnson proclaimed April Autism Awareness Month in Somerset at the village's regular board meeting Tuesday, March 26. In his proclamation, Johnson said autism, a developmental disorder affecting social, learning and behavioral skills, has increased...
education / health / family / life
April 5, 2013 - 2:34pm
100th birthday celebration is no joke
She may have been born April 1, but Katherine Karras is no April Fool. Karras, born April 1, 1913, just reached her 100th birthday on Monday....
health / family / life
April 5, 2013 - 2:11pm
Seminar focuses on brain development
"Making Connections: Early Brain Development -- Play, Learn and Grow," will be held Monday, April 15, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the New Richmond High School Auditorium. A second seminar is scheduled Tuesday, April 16, 6:30-8 p.m. at the River Falls High School Auditorium. Admission...
education / health / family
April 5, 2013 - 11:09am
Losing 67 lbs. in 8 weeks!
The completion of the second annual "Lose Weight in 8" challenge proves that a little motivation can help participants shed a few pounds. A...
April 5, 2013 - 9:24am
Is Wisconsin putting squeeze on people with disabilities?
The proverbial handwriting is on the wall. Now it's up to the St. Croix County Health and Human Services Board to decide how to solve the funding shortfall for St. Croix Industries and its clients. The issue was discussed in some detail at Monday's St. Croix County Health and Human...
news / health
April 5, 2013 - 7:59am
April 4, 2013
Wanted: One kidney for New Richmond woman
Pam Magadance is running out of time. Her kidneys are failing and she needs a donor -- fast. It all started in 1997 when Magadance was in a serious car accident that killed a friend of hers and left her with soft tissue damage. Eventually she developed fibromyalgia and doctors prescribed...
April 4, 2013 - 1:17pm
Laser Center helps clients 'look good, feel great'
A new medispa has opened in New Richmond and is ready to assist customers in a variety of ways. The Laser Center of New Richmond has taken up residence in the lower level of a professional office building at 227 Meridian Drive, Suite 4. Among the services offered by Beth Slater,...
business / / health
April 4, 2013 - 11:01am
April 3, 2013
Dieticians say small steps can lead to big results
While the inclination may be to literally "hit the ground running," when it comes to making healthy choices, experts seem to agree that small...
health / life
April 3, 2013 - 6:00am
April 1, 2013
Tailgating underway as Brewers open their season; Tuesday's vote is last one statewide for 2013; more state news
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee's biggest cookout will be renewed Monday when Brewers' fans fire up the grills for the baseball season's first tailgating...
news / politics / business / outdoors / health
April 1, 2013 - 8:44am
March 29, 2013
St. Croix County's health sinks in rankings
St. Croix County was ranked as the healthiest county in Wisconsin in 2012, but this year's numbers have slipped. According to Deb Lindemann, health officer for St. Croix County, the county's overall rank dropped from No. 1 to No. 3 when the new County Health Rankings were announced...
March 29, 2013 - 11:27am
Concussion information sessions to be offered
OSI Physical Therapy, Westfields Hospital Physical Therapy, St.
sports / health
March 29, 2013 - 9:01am
March 28, 2013
New science expands Chronic Wasting Disease debate
Chronic Wasting Disease has been a persistent issue among hunters and resource managers in all 25 states in which it now exists, including here in Wisconsin, since the first CWD positive elk was discovered in Colorado in 1967. A positive doe found just west of Shell Lake in Washburn...
outdoors / health
March 28, 2013 - 1:38pm
Star Prairie considers fluoridation
To fluorinate or to not fluorinate, that's the question the Village of Star Prairie will be faced with after a public hearing on the matter on April 10. In 2012 the village was approached by Sue Lindberg, public health nurse with St. Croix County Public Health, about providing fluoride...
news / health
March 28, 2013 - 11:35am
March 27, 2013
What's being hungry got to do with eating?
In January a small group in western Wisconsin celebrated the one-year anniversary of a local gathering where everyone may not know your name,...
health / life
March 27, 2013 - 6:00am
March 26, 2013
OH, BABY! You're in good hands
Why is play important for children's development? What is the most important thing to remember when changing a baby's diaper? What information should you know about a family before agreeing to watch a child? They may not be questions every young babysitter considers, but according...
family / health / life
March 26, 2013 - 8:24am