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SMS February Students of the Month announced
Four SCC HS students share Valedictorian honors
Peter Pan & Wendy casts finding chemistry
New Richmond Police: Police dispatched; traffic crashes
crime and courts
Nilssen takes over St. Croix Central softball program
Middle Border Conference boys basketball team packed with quality
Champion St. Croix Central girls get three All-MBC basketball spots
Four local players receive boys all-state hockey honors
Williams receives all-state honor
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 2/28/18 Meeting Minutes
ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/19/18 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SOMERSET: Ad For Bids- Chip Seal Coating Roads
TOWN OF STAR PRAIRIE: 2018 Road Weight Restrictions
SUMMONS: Cottonwood Financial V. Roy D. Killins; Case 18-SC-101
NR Chamber opens nominations for Business Woman of Year
Bass Lake Cheese Factory: 100 years and still kicking
Rio Loco Cantina opening in downtown Hudson
The end of an era: Mr. Movies closing
WITC-New Richmond Earns Family Friendly Workplace Certification
Place a Business Announcement
Joseph M. Helgevold
Mark Clyde Gibson
Dorothy E. Sontag
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Friday Library Column: Teen Tech Week and other programs at the library
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Light the way for democracy
Editorial: Shame on us
Hazel Mackin Column: March is National Youth Art month
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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 30, 2009
DNR: Trophy buck shot by firearm
The trophy buck allegedly poached by a Cannon Falls, Minn., man was shot with firearm during bow season, a Department of Natural Resources official...
November 30, 2009 - 3:14pm
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
Motorist dies in St. Croix County crash
A Clear Lake man died in a one-car rollover accident Friday morning. The St. Croix County Sheriff's Office responded to a single-vehicle accident on 270th Street, just north of 210th Avenue, in the Town of Forest at 5:43 a.m. Friday, May 1. A 2001 BMW, driven by Nicholas Elwood,...
May 1, 2009 - 1:42pm