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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
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
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
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
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
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
March 8, 2013
St. Croix County building set for demolition
Plans for demolishing the St.
March 8, 2013 - 8:05am
St. Croix County approves administrator's new contract
The road to resolution of a new four-year contract for St. Croix County Administrator Pat Thompson was anything but swift at the Board of Supervisors' regular meeting Tuesday morning. After tidying up all other business within two hours, the board went into closed session for more...
March 8, 2013 - 7:52am
February 28, 2013
City Council OKs more premise extensions
As the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade approaches, the New Richmond City Council is leveling the playing field for local bars and restaurants. At a special meeting Monday, the council approved three additional bars in the downtown district that will be able to allow patrons to possess...
February 28, 2013 - 9:31am
February 16, 2013
Spotlight shines on downtown New Richmond
Several dozen local residents and business people took time out of their busy schedules to help New Richmond plan for the future. The third...
February 16, 2013 - 9:32am
St. Patrick's Day drinking approved for local sidewalks
Despite the objections of one alderman, the New Richmond City Council voted to allow the consumption of alcohol in front of several drinking establishments on March 17. The community's annual St. Patrick's Day parade has always drawn a crowd to the downtown district.
February 16, 2013 - 9:30am
February 15, 2013
New Richmond guides land use options
When St. Croix County decided to sell its 500 acres of prime real estate in and near New Richmond, local officials were in a bit of a panic. The...
February 15, 2013 - 11:25am
February 5, 2013
Hammond board candidate meet and greet to be held Feb. 7
Village of Hammond residents will have a chance to 'meet and greet' board candidates on Thursday, Feb. 7 in the Hammond Village Hall. The event is hosted by the Hammond Public Library as a way for Hammond residents to meet and learn more about the candidates running in the upcoming...
February 5, 2013 - 3:25pm
January 19, 2013
Apartment plan moves ahead in New Richmond
A proposed 47-unit apartment complex received the go-ahead from the New Richmond City Council Monday night, but not without considerable debate. The Sand Company hopes to build Willow River Village on property behind Kwik Trip, just off Knowles Avenue. The apartment complex is expected...
January 19, 2013 - 8:10am
January 18, 2013
New Richmond bans deer feeding
If you've been putting out feed for the deer, the city wants you to stop. The New Richmond City Council voted unanimously Monday night to prohibit the feeding of deer within the city limits. The issue was first discussed last year when several residents complained that deer were...
January 18, 2013 - 9:05am
January 13, 2013
Village, town agree to share plowing, mowing work
The Village and Town of Somerset have created an informal agreement. The two municipalities have agreed to share plowing and mowing of specific border roads between the township and the village, said Rob Weldon, Somerset Village public works director. According to the verbal agreement,...
January 13, 2013 - 11:44am
January 12, 2013
New Richmond electric rates under review
New Richmond Utilities has embarked on a rate study for its electric utility. According to Nancy Peterson, utility finance manager, the city's electric rates have remained the same since April 1, 2006. The local utility has been slowly losing its financial footing as revenues decrease...
January 12, 2013 - 8:36am
Senator's staff holds 'mobile office hours'
Scott Bolstad, regional director for U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) held "mobile office hours" in Somerset on Jan. 4 from 3:30-4:30 p.m....
January 12, 2013 - 7:07am
January 11, 2013
New Richmond's development focus is near airport
The City of New Richmond isn't likely to be involved in the purchase of land from St. Croix County. When the county board indicated that it would likely vote whether to sell its 500 acres of empty land in and near New Richmond, city officials wondered if it might be a good idea to...
January 11, 2013 - 9:13am
January 10, 2013
St. Croix County approves land sale
The St. Croix County Board of Supervisors stepped up to the plate again to address the question of selling county land for a capital projects fund Tuesday, Jan.
January 10, 2013 - 9:17am
January 3, 2013
New Richmond's Library Board selects architect
After an extensive review and interview process, the New Richmond Library Board has chosen an architectural firm that will lead the push for a new facility. Cuningham Group out of Minneapolis was among the five finalists interviewed Dec. 18-19. The firm was chosen over previous architectural...
January 3, 2013 - 1:41pm