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Chamber names Windows of Christmas winners
New Richmond School Board conducts series of expulsion hearings
The heart of a small town: Roberts Grocery has new owners
Helping veterans a calling, joy for Blaisdell
Area state legislators talk healthcare, taxes, technology
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Milliron named WIAC hockey Player of the Week
New Richmond wrestlers manhandle Durand in MBC opener
New Richmond girls improve to 2-0 in MBC basketball
New Richmond boys basketball structuring its season around defense
New Richmond boys hockey finds its offense, scores 17 goals at Amery
Elementary schools celebrate holiday season with Christmas concerts
New Richmond School Board conducts series of expulsion hearings
Somerset School Board tables health care hire
Exchange students enjoying time in United States
Something fishy is going on
Whitesidewalls coming to Old Gem Theater
Citizen Access Coalition gives direction to those in need
Crazy for Christmas: Teen's holiday display boasts 50,000 lights set to music
Northern Invasion rock concert announced
Spreading Christmas cheer
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Ordinance 472 - City of New Richmond
Installment Assessment Notice - CTH M Improvement Project
Notice of Village of Star Prairie Caucus
Ordinance No. 471 Summary - City of New Richmond
Ordinance 470 Summary - City of New Richmond
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Our View: Don’t just complain about taxes; fix them
Letters to the Editor: Dec. 18, 2014
At the Speed of Life: Wedding shares shine with holiday season
Our View: Freedom Park project too big for city alone
Letters to the Editor: Dec. 11, 2014
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REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man gets jail for cheating in fishing tournament
Credit Forum News Service Minnesota Father of infant left in van charged with manslaughter MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Prosecutors filed a manslaughter charge Tuesday against the father of a 5-month-old girl who died when he left her in a hot van for hours last week -- a death that came...
June 19, 2013 - 9:12am
June 16, 2013
UPDATE: Lift bridge to close to vehicles this afternoon
The Stillwater Lift Bridge will close to vehicle traffic for a couple hours today, Wednesday, beginning at noon. The closure became necessary after a cable snapped Sunday, June 16, at around 8 p.m. -- leaving the lift area of the bridge in the down position. Since then boat passage...
June 16, 2013 - 10:16pm
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Siblings of baby who died in van put in foster care
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Lightning causes fire at oil facility KEENE, N.D. -- A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal facility near here caused an explosion and a fire Friday morning but did not cause any injuries. Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie...
June 16, 2013 - 7:49pm
Afton's Strawberry Fest June 22-23
The Afton Strawberry fest will be held from from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23 in downtown historic Afton, Minn. The family-friendly event includes food, music, art, vendors and a European-style flea market. For more information, go to...
food / events
June 16, 2013 - 4:23am
June 14, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Man faces 24 years in motel hostage standoff
From the Forum News Service Minnesota Man faces 24 years in motel hostage standoff STILLWATER, Minn. -- A man accused of holding a group of people hostage last year during a deadly night at Woodbury's Red Roof Inn will spend at least 24 years in prison under a plea agreement reached...
June 14, 2013 - 8:33am
February 1, 2013
Book Report: Going back keeps stories going
Sometimes an author doesn't realize he's got a good thing going and plunges on ahead when he might well have done better had he looked back. Popular Minnesota author Jon Hassler's first adult novel was "Staggerford," which drew rave reviews from the New York Times. Unfortunately...
columns / life
February 1, 2013 - 8:44am
January 31, 2013
Candlelight hike at Afton park Feb. 2
Afton State Park will host a candle-lit hike from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. The trail is two miles and suitable for hikers of all ages. Snowshoeing...
outdoors / life
January 31, 2013 - 9:14am
October 12, 2012
U.S. Senate candidate tries to break through the state news vacuum (VIDEO)
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, from Minnesota, probably has much higher name recognition in western Wisconsin than Tammy Baldwin. So Baldwin, a Democratic...
news / politics
October 12, 2012 - 1:57pm
October 3, 2012
Minnesota ups ante on tax reciprocity
Deal unlikely for 2013 tax year It appears that 2014 is now the earliest that a tax reciprocity agreement between Wisconsin and Minnesota can...
news / government
October 3, 2012 - 12:00pm
June 21, 2012
Flooding ravages Duluth and Northland roads and homes
Floodwaters engorged by a 24-hour deluge of up to 10 inches crumbled roads and damaged homes and businesses in Duluth, Superior and surrounding...
June 21, 2012 - 8:54am
April 26, 2012
4-26-2012: UPDATE: Woman who caused Delta flight quarantine identified as Red Wing resident
A phone call asking for medical advice for a Red Wing woman returning from Uganda resulted in a two-hour quarantine for Delta flight Thursday afternoon. Lise Sievers was returning from Africa and had connecting flights in Amsterdam and Detroit before officials quarantined her plane...
health / news
April 26, 2012 - 6:48pm
Senator says: Finally, the forces of reason and progress are coming together
If you pay attention to the news from Washington, D.C., you might believe that Republicans and Democrats can't agree on anything. But I went to Washington willing to work with anyone who will acknowledge a problem and help develop real solutions. A case in point is the bipartisan...
opinion / government
January 26, 2012 - 3:21pm
January 7, 2012
Lake City officer Schneider laid to rest Saturday
LAKE CITY - Lake City paid tribute to slain police officer Shawn Schneider Saturday as his family and 2,000 public safety officers from across...
crime and courts / news
January 7, 2012 - 6:48pm
January 6, 2012
Update: Contaminant found in Pepin Height's Honeycrisp cider
If you have Pepin Heights' Honeycrisp 100 Percent Fresh Pressed Apple Cider, don't drink it if the "use by" date reads Feb. 9. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Pepin Heights Orchards are advising consumers to avoid the cider after department laboratory tests found some...
news / food / health
January 6, 2012 - 3:20pm
February 16, 2011
Book Report: Travel back in time, in reality and fictitiously
Don Gilbertson retired as director of the Bell Museum at the University of Minnesota several years ago, but that doesn't mean he's been sitting on his hands. A few years back, he wrote a wonderful book about his hometown, Osseo. Now he's out with a personal memoir, "West of the...
February 16, 2011 - 2:00pm