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Gov. Scott Walker appoints Judge Rebecca Bradley to the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Potential passenger train service connecting major metro areas being considered
All river bridge crossbeam construction complete this week
Wis. congressman rejects speaker bid; gender-neutral homecoming in Madison; state costs vary under Obamacare; six more state news stories
Groundbreaking on municipal solar project Oct. 12
crime and courts
New Richmond football team burns Somerset with its speed, 46-0
St. Croix Central football loses MBC showdown with Osceola, 21-14
McCann, Veenendall just missed qualifying for WIAA Division 1 state golf
New Richmond sweeps singles titles at MBC tournament, wins overall title
New Richmond soccer adds four more wins
St. Croix Central Homecoming 2015
Three-time USA Olympian speaks with students
Salaries for school administration listed
New Richmond School District celebrates Homecoming 2015
Area schools ready to participate in International Walk to School Day
Suicide: Difficult to broach and understand
“One Night Stand” at Foster Hall
New Richmond teen continues to impress in Off Road competitions
Skate Park Groundbreaking Ceremony October 14 at Hatfield Park
Post commander builds on lessons learned from Vietnam
arts and entertainment
October 22 St. Croix Board of Adjustment Public Hearing
Request for Bids - Snowplowing Services for County Facilities
Bids for Snow Removal - Housing Authority of New Richmond
Fall Clean Up - City of New Richmond
Village of Somerset Special Meeting Minutes Sep. 28, 2015
Eugene Sempf, 73
Daniel Vance, 67
Lyle 'Big Red' Gibson, 88
Terri L. Johannsen, 49
Kevin G. Murphy, 58
Columnist Mary Sather pens final entry for New Richmond News
Up one minute, down the next
Letters from the Editor: October 1, 2015
Letters to the Editor: September 24, 2015
Reflections in the wall
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