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Schachtner defeats Jarchow in special election
Special election: Schachtner claims lead
NR School District to hold NR4K info meeting, open house
Wisconsin roundup: Sparta arrest is Pierce County man's 6th for OWI; more state news stories
Sheriff: Rescuers were 'trying everything' to save boy in New Richmond-area house fire
crime and courts
Tigers take second at Chippewa Falls
Spartan hockey: Peterson nets overtime game-winner
Spartans get shot at second place
Frozen Gnome Fat Tire Challenge pits cyclists against the weather
Where land and rivers meet the sea
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
WITC: Public Notice - Environmental Assessment - NR Campus Addition
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 17-CV-533
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine
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Richard "Rick" Wichelman
Robert E. "Bob" McDaniel
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
Pastor column: Direction comes from many sources
Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
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Schachtner defeats Jarchow in special election
April 20, 2009
Judge Joe Brown hears New Richmond area case today (Monday)
A legal battle between two area residents will be featured on today's episode of Judge Joe Brown. According to a press release promoting the Judge Joe Brown show, "a longtime friendship is not enough to pay the bills in New Richmond when one sneaks into the other's rental property...
April 20, 2009 - 8:23am
March 9, 2009
Lawsuit settled over how state gives out voter info
Officials have settled a lawsuit from a political consulting firm over the way the state gives out voter information. The Government Accountability Board will pay $7,500 in legal fees to the Michigan firm of Practical Political Consulting. The company buys data about Wisconsin...
March 9, 2009 - 9:04am
February 23, 2009
Group plans to sue if Doyle's proposed domestic partner protections approved
A family rights' group says the state can expect a lawsuit if it approves the domestic partner protections in Gov. Jim Doyle's new state budget. Julaine Appling of Wisconsin Family Action believes the courts would rule them unconstitutional and her group has lawyers looking into...
February 23, 2009 - 9:00am
January 16, 2009
State AG drops voter registration lawsuit against Govt. Accountability Board
Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has dropped his lawsuit against the state's Government Accountability Board. He says he's now convinced that the agency will do what he wanted and double-check the registrations of voters who have signed up since the start of 2006. Thursday, the...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 3, 2008
Hearing today on Wausau couple who prayed over daughter instead of getting medical help
A judge in Wausau will hold a hearing today (Monday) on a request to drop charges against a couple who prayed as their daughter died from untreated diabetes.
November 3, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Judge tosses Green Bay nativity scene lawsuit
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against Green Bay officials for a nativity scene placed above the main entrance to City Hall last Christmas. It was only up for two weeks and the city had put a moratorium on similar displays. So Federal Judge William Griesbach said...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 25, 2008
Dane County judge delays ruling on Van Hollen case against GAB
We may not know until after the November elections if Wisconsin will have to double-check up to a million voter registrations made since the start of 2006. After a hearing Wednesday, Dane County Circuit Judge Maryann Sumi said she won't decide the question until Oct. 23. The expected...
September 25, 2008 - 9:00am
September 23, 2008
State GOP wants to join lawsuit against Govt. Accountability Board
The state Republican Party is the latest group that wants to join Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen's lawsuit against the Government Accountability Board. Van Hollen says he wants the Board to abide by federal law and review at least 241,000 voter registrations made since January...
September 23, 2008 - 9:00am
July 2, 2008
Link Snacks legal fight splits Minong, Wis., family
SHELL LAKE -- A legal battle among a family of multimillionaires in the Minong area, spawned by a father-son rift in 2002, might finally be resolved next week, after six weeks of testimony in Washburn County Circuit Court. In 2005, Link Snacks, owned by Jack Link and son Troy Link,...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
June 16, 2008
Plant guard, security firm ordered to pay $1.4 million
A St. Croix County judge ordered a former security guard and his employer to pay $1.4 million to women whose employee badge photos the man altered and posted on pornographic Web sites. In a lengthy decision filed June 6, Judge Eric Lundell ordered Troy C. Schmidt, 666 W. 4th St.,...
June 16, 2008 - 12:00am
April 1, 2008
Tomah student sues after zero on art project
The Tomah school district faces a lawsuit from a student who says he was discriminated against because he drew a picture for art class with Christian references. The lawsuit says the student's drawing showed a cross and a reference to the Bible, and because of that, the art teacher...
April 1, 2008 - 12:00am
January 28, 2008
State says Ho Chunk lawsuit is attempt to delay payment
The state of Wisconsin says a lawsuit filed by the Ho Chunk Nation is just an attempt to delay collection of $72 million. The state says the Ho Chunk owes that money for the casinos it operates. The tribe says it isn't obligated to pay. The suit filed in Dane County Circuit Court...
January 28, 2008 - 12:00am