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Wisconsin roundup: Finance panel OKs plan to expand welfare-based drug screening; more state news stories
Ladies with a Cause
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
Stabbing reported in Hudson
Wisconsin roundup: Walker again threatens veto of entire state budget; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Tuesday's Results: Several golfers advance to sectionals, two softball teams eliminated
A busy start to the week for area high school sports teams
SCC grads Kayla Pabst, Josh Freyholtz qualify for NCAA track nationals
Thursday's Results: New Richmond baseball sweep gives Tigers a share of MBC title
New Richmond soccer closing in on first conference championship
Learning to run a business
SCC Elementary students show courage
Grandparents invited to St. Anne Catholic School
FBLA duo places at state for second time
Dressel in, Gunther out as president of Somerset Board of Education
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
Music therapy program seeing success at Deerfield
Pair of Free Little Pantries to open soon in Hammond
Shady Ridge Farm open house spotlights new llama babies
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 2017-18 Liquor License Applications
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 2017 Liquor License Applications
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/17/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Work Session Minutes
Pearl Emerson, 95
Harold R. "Buster" Wolvert, 69
Catherine Dorsey, 93
Vera L. Krueger, 87
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
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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
June 10, 2013
Star Prairie flushes hydrants
The Village of Star Prairie will begin fire hydrant flushing on Monday, June 10, and Tuesday, June 11. Customers should be aware that the flushing may cause mineral particles in their water that can affect laundry operations. If mineral particles are detected, cold water should be...
June 10, 2013 - 8:38am
June 8, 2013
New 911 center construction set for summer
The expansion and upgrade of a new 911 center at the St. Croix County Government Center is underway with the selection of an architectural firm to draw up plans. "Wold Architects and Engineers of St. Paul has been selected to draw up the plans," said Casey Swetlik, Emergency Support...
June 8, 2013 - 10:03am
June 7, 2013
Detective retires from New Richmond Police Department
Detective Bruce Borgen's goal was to reach 30 years with the New Richmond Police Department before retiring. But life has a way of changing...
June 7, 2013 - 9:23am
New Richmond offers housing rehabilitation grants
The City of New Richmond has Community Development Block Grant funds available to assist low- to moderate-income persons with housing rehabilitation. These funds are distributed as interest-free deferred loans and there are no payments required. Repayment of these loans is due when...
June 7, 2013 - 9:22am
May 31, 2013
New Richmond's library conversation begins
New Richmond area residents have seen a glimpse into the possible future of the community's public library. The Friday Memorial Library hosted...
May 31, 2013 - 11:34am
May 30, 2013
St. Croix Industries employees find more than just a job
Tracy Green became visibly agitated when talk of the possible closing of St. Croix Industries filled the room. A 28-year-old woman with developmental...
May 30, 2013 - 11:41am
May 17, 2013
Downtown efforts kicking off in New Richmond
Mayor Fred Horne and City Administrator Mike Darrow will be sharing coffee and trash detail every Thursday morning this summer. As part of the implementation stage of the Small Area Plan for the downtown district, the two city officials have committed to trash collection detail at...
May 17, 2013 - 8:39am
May 16, 2013
Public works director accepts new post
New Richmond's director of public works, Dan Koski, will be leaving his position at the end of the month. Koski was hired by the City of Manitowoc,...
May 16, 2013 - 4:46pm
May 11, 2013
Health and Human Services Board votes to transfer program
St. Croix County apparently will be getting out of the pre-vocational service business. For almost 40 years, St. Croix Industries has been training and employing adults with disabilities. The program, funded mostly by the state and company contracts, has provided job opportunities...
May 11, 2013 - 9:23am
May 10, 2013
City of New Richmond all a Twitter
The City of New Richmond has kicked off its new social media strategy by establishing a new Twitter account. City Administrator and Utilities Manager Mike Darrow admits the Twitter effort is off to a slow start. There were just 26 followers of the city's Twitter feed as of Friday. But...
May 10, 2013 - 9:19am
May 9, 2013
Park Board seeks new member
Are you a New Richmond city resident who would like to be more active in your community?
May 9, 2013 - 8:53am
May 2, 2013
New Richmond librarians to retire after 60 years of service
When one chapter ends, another begins - that's how Bev Jacobs is viewing her retirement from New Richmond's Friday Memorial Library. Jacobs,...
May 2, 2013 - 10:43am
April 27, 2013
First year gets thumbs up from Darrow
Mike Darrow displays a poster for the Twin Cities Marathon on his office wall. It's not meant to tout the fact that he once completed the race,...
April 27, 2013 - 9:18am