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New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
arts and entertainment
16PR65 In the matter of the estate of Frederick Charles Parnell
16SC854 Notice in Replevin - Dennis R Offerman & Dawn M Phillips
Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Roy Hillestad, 82
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
May 27, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 26, 2016
Clean water for any and all in Wisconsin To the Editor: I was moved by the op-ed in the May 12 New Richmond News by Tom Lindfors, in which he...
May 27, 2016 - 4:04pm
May 14, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 12, 2016
Appreciation for all participants To the Editor: Big Brothers Big Sisters of NW Wisconsin would like to thank the New Richmond community for supporting the “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event benefitting the 10 matches and five children on the waiting list in NR. With your sponsorships,...
May 14, 2016 - 10:00am
May 6, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 5, 2016
Full disclosure and reflection To the Editor: We had some tough questions last week for a “concerned parent group” to come out of the closet and become more transparent with their concerns. There were also questions for a tenured school board member on her involvement with the...
May 6, 2016 - 8:49am
April 30, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 28, 2016
Leave a legacy; invest in youth To the Editor: Have you thought about your legacy, what you’ll leave to New Richmond’s next generation? The way I see it, investment in New Richmond’s youth is one of our greatest legacies. Are you aware that a skateboard/BMX park at Hatfield...
April 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 22, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 21, 2016
Time for some common sense To the Editor: At two hundred forty years old, we are a fairly new country. We’ve learned a few things and I’m sure we have plenty more to learn. In the last 40 years our economy has been based on the theory of “trickle down” economics. We’ve...
April 22, 2016 - 11:50am
April 15, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 14, 2016
Thanks for gratitude and interest To the Editor: From all of us at St Mary School and the Mardi Gras Committee, we would like to express our sincere thanks and gratitude for your interest, donations and prayers in supporting the Mardi Gras Celebration. Because of the generosity of...
April 15, 2016 - 9:04am
April 8, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 7, 2016
Heroes’ graves vandalized To the Editor: The Village of Roberts and Town of Warren is fortunate to have a pool of dedicated and concerned individuals who make themselves available at moments of personal crisis. These Good Samaritans undergo hours of specialized training annually...
April 8, 2016 - 10:49am
March 26, 2016
Letters to the Editor: March 24, 2016
Inspired by all To the Editor: Returning from the Rotary’s essay contest award ceremony today I realized the significance of this organization in our community. The contest was available to all New Richmond students grades 6-8. The requirement was to write a maximum two-page essay...
March 26, 2016 - 3:06pm
March 17, 2016
Letters to the Editor: March 17, 2016
Career fair a big success To the Editor: On March 3, New Richmond Middle School held its annual career fair for our seventh and eighth grade students. NRMS would like to acknowledge and thank all the local businesses and business professionals for their contributions of knowledge,...
March 17, 2016 - 9:47am
March 14, 2016
Letters to the Editor: March 10, 2016
Weakness spurs more attacks To the Editor: Latest report is that our commander in chief, by executive decree, the stuff of totalitarians, is going to close Gitmo POW facility on the island of our newly-diplomatically recognized totalitarian regime in Cuba. The results, should he...
March 14, 2016 - 8:56am
March 8, 2016
Letters to the Editor: March 3, 2016
To the Editor:How would you feel if your son/daughter or loved one was killed by a drunk driver and only received a traffic violation? Where is the justice? On April 23, 2015, my brother, Jeffrey Boardman Jr., was killed by Alyssa Kochsiek who was drunk driving. The trial was set...
March 8, 2016 - 8:59am
February 20, 2016
Letters to the Editor: February 18, 2016
We are not being heard by elected officials in Madison To the Editor: I know most people don’t really want to pay close attention to the “sausage-making” that goes on in Madison when it comes to passing bills into law, but this is really important. According to the Legislative...
February 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
January 14, 2016
Letters to the Editor: January 14, 2016
A tale ‘signifying nothing’To the Editor:Imagine if one day your employer-funded health insurance is suddenly canceled. Your employer has no plans to replace your coverage. You're on your own. If we elect a Republican president in 2016, that's what will happen to 17.6 million...
January 14, 2016 - 9:36am
January 7, 2016
Letters to the Editor: Jan. 7, 2016
Community dinner a huge success The community Christmas dinner was again a great success with over 180 meals served. The event combined a delicious ham dinner with all of the fixings, live music and door prizes donated by local businesses, all set in a beautifully decorated hall....
January 7, 2016 - 9:56am
December 30, 2015
Letters to the Editor: Dec. 31, 2015
Helping those in needTo the Editor:To the residents of New Richmond and Somerset - you missed it! Well, most of you did. You missed young smiles and laughter and busy hands. They belonged to dozens of happy children who attended the Salvation Army’s Christmas party on Sunday, Dec....
December 30, 2015 - 9:31am