Skip to main content
New Richmond News
Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
Man, woman accused of sexually assaulting child
State law stipulates when headlights must be turned on
Painting the town orange and black
Wonder why the flags are at half staff?
crime and courts
New Richmond football ready for Homecoming clash with Somerset
New Richmond runners ready to put on a show in Saturday's home invitational
New Richmond girls tennis went undefeated through MBC dual season
Somerset football team looking to keep its playoff hopes alive
Somerset volleyball shows its smarts in win over Ellsworth
Painting the town orange and black
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
WATDA Foundation donates to county fairgrounds friends
VIDEO: Heritage Weekend at the Heritage Center
The Spirit of Homecoming
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
John William Stephens, 87
Sister Irene LeMire, CSJ, 93
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
August 6, 2013
Nursing home finances improve but still weak
The St. Croix Health Center nursing home continues to run at near maximum capacity, but Administrator Jack Williams said the overall financial picture remains worrisome. Since the nursing home reduced its 72-bed facility to 50 beds last year, the county-owned operation has had occupancy...
August 6, 2013 - 11:34am
August 1, 2013
Village deputy clerk awarded $2,500 bonus
Village of Hammond Deputy Clerk Angie Blodgett kept minutes of Monday night's village board meeting while trustees discussed her job performance in both open and closed session before voting to award her a one-time bonus of $2,500. "It was kind of uncomfortable," Blodgett said Tuesday...
August 1, 2013 - 10:23am
July 30, 2013
Lights, camera, action!
New Richmond is turning to video to tell its story. The city has hired dandyLION Pictures to create a five- to seven-minute film that will be...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 30, 2013 - 10:09am
July 25, 2013
Board prepares for 2014 construction season
The Somerset Village Board is preparing for its 2014 construction season, paving the way financially, as well as with ongoing plans.
July 25, 2013 - 7:47am
July 18, 2013
Police schedule debated in Star Prairie
A dispute over when the Star Prairie police officers should be on duty boiled over at last week's regular village board meeting. Village Board Trustee Bruce Johnson presented a proposed schedule of hours that officers should be on duty in the coming weeks. The schedule allows for...
July 18, 2013 - 12:17pm
July 12, 2013
FutureWalk covets your thoughts
Trained listeners are inviting New Richmond area residents to walk together into the community’s future. The FutureWalk program, which has been in the planning stages for more than a year, is kicking off in New Richmond and the surrounding area. According to Bill Buell, one of...
July 12, 2013 - 9:13am
City paves way for development
Construction activity around New Richmond is likely to pick up in the coming months. At Monday’s regular New Richmond City Council meeting, a variety of commercial projects were discussed and steps toward approval were taken. The site plan and stormwater review were approved for...
July 12, 2013 - 9:11am
July 5, 2013
Kerlin decides to head east
After more than 17 years in New Richmond as the director of parks and recreation, Joe Kerlin is ready to see if the park grass is greener in...
July 5, 2013 - 9:16am
June 28, 2013
Somerset hires public works employee
The Somerset Village Board hired Michael Bodlovick as a public works laborer/parks coordinator at its June 18 regular village board meeting, pending his successful completion of a standard physical test. A routine background check and drug screening have already been completed. The...
June 28, 2013 - 9:34am
June 27, 2013
Hammond to hire administrator
The Hammond Village Board is moving forward with plans to hire a village administrator/clerk. The board, in its Monday, June 24, regular meeting, voted to approve a job description and classified ad for the position. The board discussed combining the administrator position with the...
June 27, 2013 - 9:43am
City takes a fresh look at goals
During a special session of the New Richmond City Council on Monday night, city officials reviewed their existing strategic planning goals and established some new ones. City Administrator Mike Darrow led the council through a brainstorming session that lasted about 90 minutes. At...
June 27, 2013 - 9:19am
June 15, 2013
Has skatepark found a home?
After evaluating three different potential sites for a new skatepark, New Richmond may have found the perfect location. At Monday's regular City Council meeting, Parks, Recreation and Forestry Director Joe Kerlin said the city's Park Board has recommended land on the southern end...
June 15, 2013 - 10:08am
June 14, 2013
New Richmond officials rally to pick up litter
Call them the Java & Trash Squad. New Richmond Mayor Fred Horne and City Administrator Mike Darrow gathered at 6:45 a.m. Thursday at Jet's Coffee...
June 14, 2013 - 9:37am