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County to raze portions of Health Center campus
New Richmond Council discusses major project funding
Challenger drops out of New Richmond City Council race
crime and courts
New Richmond's Dowd to place at state wrestling tournament
Praschak wins quarterfinal match at state
Dowd, Praschak advance at WIAA state wrestling tournament
SCC loses both wrestlers at state
Spartans' Mangine loses in prelim round at state
Bullseye! Archery Club takes off at SCC
NRHS students on pace to read 5,000 books this year
NRHS student named National Merit Scholarship finalist
Somerset’s got talent
Inaugural NRHS STEM Night a success
Farm, Feral & Stray works with Scout to care for local free roaming cats
Local author publishes first book
Somerset Community Food Pantry seeks volunteers
Crowd flocks to Bass Lake for annual ice fishing contest
Scouts visit newspaper office
arts and entertainment
14CV486 William H Derrick vs Cerise D Staff
Town of Somerset Notice of March 3 Open House and Public Hearing
15PR11 In the matter of the estate of Robert J Kunz
Advertisement for Bids - St. Croix County Jail Master Control Remodel
15PR8 In the matter of the estate of Keith H. Johnson
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Letters to the Editor: Feb. 26, 2015
Editor's Notebook: When bad fortune turns good
Sarah Sez: News reporter delivers difficult goodbye
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 19, 2015
Get Out! Deals
April 25, 2013
Glenwood City Council postpones action on mining ordinance
Several dozen residents braved inclement April weather Thursday night to voice their opinions in front of Mayor John Larson and members of the...
April 25, 2013 - 4:16pm
April 21, 2013
New Richmond restructures, promotes from within
The City of New Richmond is re-shuffling its organizational chart. City Administrator Mike Darrow announced last week that three employees have...
April 21, 2013 - 9:45am
April 19, 2013
Parks input meeting planned for April 24
The New Richmond Park Board is inviting all residents of the New Richmond School District to a Community Public Input meeting scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, from 6:30 - 7 p.m. at the New Richmond Civic Center's lower conference room #2, located at 156 E. First Street. This is...
news / outdoors
April 19, 2013 - 4:12pm
April 12, 2013
New Richmond electrical rates ready for adjustment
It's been seven years since New Richmond Utilities has changed its rates. Now, thanks to a recently completed rate study conducted by Wisconsin Public Power Inc., rates to residential, commercial and industrial customers will likely be adjusted this summer. According to Mike Darrow,...
April 12, 2013 - 3:38pm
April 7, 2013
Is nursing home administrator 'hatchet man' or savior?
April 7, 2013 - 8:30am
April 4, 2013
New Richmond asks for park input
The New Richmond Park Board is asking residents of the New Richmond School District to participate in a public input survey for the community's five-year Outdoor Plan. The purpose of the survey is to incorporate public participation into the planning, development and amending of...
April 4, 2013 - 10:06am
March 30, 2013
New Richmond officials scramble to save local jobs
As closure of the Health and Human Services Building approaches, New Richmond officials are working hard to keep county employees in town. At Monday's special City Council meeting, City Administrator Mike Darrow updated the council members on progress being made.
news / business
March 30, 2013 - 7:30am
March 28, 2013
Star Prairie considers fluoridation
To fluorinate or to not fluorinate, that's the question the Village of Star Prairie will be faced with after a public hearing on the matter on April 10. In 2012 the village was approached by Sue Lindberg, public health nurse with St. Croix County Public Health, about providing fluoride...
news / health
March 28, 2013 - 11:35am
Stanton, New Richmond begin boundary talks
Now that the boundary agreement between the City of New Richmond and the Town of Star Prairie has been officially approved, another township will explore a similar agreement. The New Richmond City Council voted unanimously Monday to begin discussions with the Town of Stanton about...
March 28, 2013 - 10:33am
March 23, 2013
Board discusses Community Commons
Last week's City Council meeting has much of the New Richmond School Board and district administration stunned and confused. At last week's meeting, the Cuningham Group, a consulting company hired by the city to evaluate three potential sites for a new or expanded library facility,...
news / education
March 23, 2013 - 10:52am
Public asked to comment on parks, trails
The New Richmond Park Board is inviting all residents of the New Richmond School District to a community input meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 27, from 6:30-7:15 p.m. at the New Richmond Civic Center's lower conference room #2, located at 156 E. First St. The purpose of...
March 23, 2013 - 9:35am
March 22, 2013
Longtime chairman set to retire
After 25 years as chairman of the Hammond Town Board, Ken Peterson has decided to retire. "I've had enough years as a public servant and I'll...
family / life
March 22, 2013 - 11:57am
March 16, 2013
New Richmond seeks faster Internet service
When it comes to ramping up Internet speeds in New Richmond, city officials and business leaders aren't going to wait for providers to solve the problem. At the regular meeting of the Economic Development Commission March 7, City Administrator Mike Darrow suggested that the city...
March 16, 2013 - 9:22am
Irrigation plan for New Richmond park germinates
The soccer fields at Freedom Park in New Richmond may not be as hard as rock in the future. The New Richmond City Council voted 6-0 to authorize $25,000 from accumulated park impact fees to help install an irrigation system at the regional park. According to Joe Kerlin, parks and...
news / outdoors
March 16, 2013 - 7:29am