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Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
crime and courts
New Richmond, St. Croix Central football teams win handily, Somerset edged out
2016 Preview: New Richmond football can't live off 2015 successes
2016 Preview: St. Croix Central football made quick adjustment to MBC
2016 Preview: Somerset football faces one of the toughest schedules in the state
2016 Preview: New Richmond golfers start season with an edge in MBC
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
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
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
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
Patrick Howard Driscoll, 61
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
October 30, 2012
Paul Ryan and Tommy Thompson visit Hudson
An effort at Republican Victory Centers throughout Wisconsin to collect food, dog food and other essential supplies for victims of Hurricane...
October 30, 2012 - 7:21pm
March 25, 2011
Economic 'dashboard' for February shows 'troubling signs'
RIVER FALLS -- Diminished sales tax revenues, lower median prices for recently-sold homes and continued employment doldrums indicate continued...
March 25, 2011 - 3:11pm
July 30, 2010
Organizations line up to express interest in NRMS building
The former New Richmond middle school building is a hot commodity. At last month's school board meeting, a representative from Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College spoke to the board about using the facility. At the July 20 meeting, two representatives from the Head Start program...
July 30, 2010 - 8:00am
July 6, 2010
16-year-old dies following 4th of July automobile accident
STAR PRAIRIE -- A 16-year-old Burnsville, Minn., boy died July 4 following a single-car accident in the St. Croix County town of Star Prairie. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff's Department, Alexander Daniel Maslow was driving a 1999 Toyota Camry north on County Road CC when...
July 6, 2010 - 7:50am
June 4, 2010
Firefighter finishes 40 years of service to NRFD
For the past 40 years, Henry Schmidt has helped fight most of the fires in the area. Now Schmidt, 65, is hanging up his firefighter boots and...
June 4, 2010 - 7:18am
January 28, 2010
Lenzner, Schnitzler honored by Chamber; 3 businesses lauded
Some 200 New Richmond Chamber members and guests gathered Wednesday evening over dinner at Suzanna's Restaurant to reflect on the year past,...
January 28, 2010 - 11:00am
December 29, 2009
Woman sues, claiming sexual assault in jail
HUDSON -- A former inmate in the St. Croix County jail has filed a lawsuit against the county and its sheriff, alleging she was repeatedly sexually assaulted by a jailer, who later killed himself. Jackie L. Peterson, 32, currently an inmate in the Robert E. Ellsworth Correctional...
December 29, 2009 - 5:04pm
December 11, 2009
Tax reciprocity dead until 2011; special session convenes Wednesday
Tax reciprocity dead until 2011; special session convenes Wednesday Efforts by two area legislators to restore Wisconsin's income tax reciprocity for state residents who work in Minnesota appears to be dead until new Governors are elected in both states. Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River...
December 11, 2009 - 11:55am
November 4, 2009
Disc golf course soon disappearing from Willow River State Park
The disc golf course at Willow River State Park will be removed this fall, park officials said Wednesday. The course, which has grown from nine holes to 13, was originally put in place as a pilot program. "Experience has taught us that although disc golf is a popular sport enjoyed...
November 4, 2009 - 2:55pm
September 15, 2009
Corn bin incident claims Ellsworth area farmer
ELLSWORTH -- A 75-year-old rural Ellsworth man died Monday afternoon after he became trapped inside a corn bin while it was being unloaded. The victim was identified as Patrick H. Harrington. Authorities were notified of the accident at the Patrick and Margaret Harrington farm,...
September 15, 2009 - 9:48am
August 21, 2009
Age doesn't matter: Volunteer at gift shop keeps working
Every Friday morning, Esther Betterley heads to her volunteer job at the Westfields Hospital gift shop. At 94 years of age, Betterley is the...
August 21, 2009 - 10:24am
July 30, 2009
Alaska men survive plane crash Wednesday night
Two men from Wasilla, Alaska, walked away from a small plane crash Wednesday night in the town of Clifton after their Cessna C185 experienced...
July 30, 2009 - 9:55am
May 11, 2009
UPDATE: Wisconsin H1N1 flu cases on the rise
The Wisconsin Department of Public Health released its daily update on the H1N1 novel flu outbreak. As of 4 p.m. Monday, May 11, there were 414 confirmed cases of the flu and 35 suspected cases. Three cases have been confirmed in Polk County, and one in Dunn County, but no cases...
May 11, 2009 - 4:26pm
May 4, 2009
Local woman dies in Erin Corners crash
An 81-year-old Clear Lake woman died Sunday afternoon when she pulled from a stop sign into the path of a pickup truck in the town of Erin Prairie. Eunice J. Mueller was traveling north on CTH T, about five miles north of Hammond when she stopped for the stop sign at the Erin Corners...
May 4, 2009 - 8:23am
May 1, 2009
St. Croix County phone bank established to answer flu questions
The St. Croix County Public Health Department has begun a phone bank to answer residents' questions about the H1N1 flu outbreak and related topics. If area residents have questions, they should call 715-246-8224, according to Public Health Officer Wendy Kramer. The phone bank, which...
May 1, 2009 - 3:16pm