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Local business earns Family Friendly Workplace certification
Man dies of injuries from St. Croix County crash
Wisconsin roundup: Finance panel OKs plan to expand welfare-based drug screening; more state news stories
Ladies with a Cause
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
crime and courts
Wednesday Sports: New Richmond tennis, Somerset softball seasons end; New Richmond soccer earns top seed
Tuesday's Results: Several golfers advance to sectionals, two softball teams eliminated
A busy start to the week for area high school sports teams
SCC grads Kayla Pabst, Josh Freyholtz qualify for NCAA track nationals
Thursday's Results: New Richmond baseball sweep gives Tigers a share of MBC title
Learning to run a business
SCC Elementary students show courage
Grandparents invited to St. Anne Catholic School
FBLA duo places at state for second time
Dressel in, Gunther out as president of Somerset Board of Education
Second Pea Soup Medallion Hunt clue announced
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
Music therapy program seeing success at Deerfield
Pair of Free Little Pantries to open soon in Hammond
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 2017-18 Liquor License Applications
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 2017 Liquor License Applications
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/17/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Work Session Minutes
Ronald J. Wittstock, 72
Pearl Emerson, 95
Harold R. "Buster" Wolvert, 69
Catherine Dorsey, 93
Vera L. Krueger, 87
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
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January 7, 2017
Needle and thread document story of six generations
The tradition of quilting celebrates a rich history that is both utilitarian and commemorative.
Life/arts and entertainment
January 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
January 15, 2015
New series to cover history of New Richmond
On Friday, Jan. 16, the Friday Memorial Library will play host to Part 1 of the three-part History of New Richmond series hosted by New Richmond...
January 15, 2015 - 9:50am
November 28, 2014
Historical Society's Victorian Christmas Night on Dec. 5
The St. Croix County Historical Society will present its annual Victorian Christmas Night on Friday, Dec. 5, from 6-8 p.m., with a tour of the...
November 28, 2014 - 1:40pm
April 3, 2014
Students show off historical and literary knowledge
On Friday, March 28, students at Starr Elementary met in the gym to present their History and Literacy Fair projects to their fellow students,...
April 3, 2014 - 10:43am
November 21, 2013
Kellaher’s Bar demolished
Workers demolish the building at 432 N. Knowles Ave., longtime site of Kellaher’s Bar, on the morning of Thursday, Nov. 14. For more than 110...
November 21, 2013 - 9:46am
September 5, 2013
College dorm move-in day for a new generation
We keep bouncing back and forth between stories about New Richmond's mythical fairies and life as it was in the city as detailed in the "Balance Sheet" story sequence as published in The New Richmond News in 1970. And when you look back on that time 43 years ago, that life seems almost...
September 5, 2013 - 9:18am
July 22, 2013
Library building turns 20
When the Somerset Public Library's current building was first built Bill Clinton was president, VHS tapes were popular and the iPhone was unheard...
July 22, 2013 - 8:09am
July 19, 2013
Bringing history to life
On the 150th anniversary of the Civil War battle at Gettysburg, a New Richmond man stood on the very same ground proudly displaying his Union...
July 19, 2013 - 2:35pm
June 13, 2013
Free tours for Dad at the Octagon House
The St. Croix County Historical Society will offer special Father's Day tour of the Octagon House Museum on Sunday, June 16, from 2 to 4:30 p.m....
June 13, 2013 - 8:18am
April 25, 2013
Octagon House opens for the season May 1
The Octagon House Museum opens for the 2013 tour season Wednesday, May 1. With this year's theme of "One House, One Family, One Hundred Years." ...
April 25, 2013 - 10:34am
April 21, 2013
Friday Memorial Library celebrates 50th birthday
Fifty years ago, on April 16, 1963, Fritz C. Friday officially turned over a new library building to the City of New Richmond. He presented...
April 21, 2013 - 9:49am
March 29, 2013
Interested in history? Historical society needs your help
The St. Croix County Historical Society is seeking volunteers for a variety of upcoming activities. --Volunteers are needed throughout the...
March 29, 2013 - 12:54pm
March 15, 2013
County farm history recognized
Scotty Ard, center, New Richmond, and Aleisha Miller, right, of the land and water department, received certificates of appreciation from the...
March 15, 2013 - 3:45pm
January 27, 2013
Octagon House Museum opens for Hot Air Affair tours
The Octagon House Museum will be open for guided tours on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the annual Hot Air Affair. Come in...
January 27, 2013 - 9:21am
November 30, 2012
Heritage Center gears up for Christmas events
The New Richmond Heritage Center is in the spirit of Christmas and the historic Victorian farmhouse on site is just one example of that. Several...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 30, 2012 - 10:50am