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Village approves test well in Somerset
Oliphant Brewing, Wisconsin Lighting among businesses of year
Official ribbon-cutting at Jimmy John's
Rims were targeted in New Richmond, Hudson thefts
New Dairy Queen now open for business
crime and courts
Thursday's Results: New Richmond wrestlers, SCC girls basketball advance in WIAA playoffs
New Richmond's Bryce Younger, Nathan Fehlen to wrestle at state tournament Thursday afternoon
Steven Moncada a first-time state qualifier for Somerset wrestling team
Larson to represent St. Croix Central at 2017 WIAA state wrestling tournament
Western Wisconsin Stars score first playoff victory since 2008
High school principal vacant in Somerset
Disarray: Community questions district’s commitment to academic rigor
Students participate in Mathcounts regional, advance one to state
Board approves slew of reallocation funds recommendations: New Richmond School Board
NRMS announces 2016-2017 second quarter honor roll
Getting dirty for hunger
PHOTO: Kiwanis donates to NR police department
NR chamber to host 'State of the City' Friday, Feb. 24
Watercolor painting class held at Hazel Mackin
Local game designer seeing success
arts and entertainment
Advertisement for Bid - 2017 Roof Replacement Area 11 (WITC)
Lien Sale Notice - Sunnyside Super Storage, Units C03, C30, C40, E14, J16, K16
17PR15 In the matter of the estate of Craig W Campbell
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
Scott Spoo, 35
Alan Harrington, 71
James A Route, 82
Letters to the Editor
Take the challenge: Defy gravity, if you dare
Letters to the Editor
Striving for a healthy community
City of New Richmond kicks off its comprehensive plan
Real Estate Showcase
March 12, 2016
County Board approves loan for $5 million, but county will use only $3.7 million
Though they have asked to borrow $5 million from the State Trust Fund, St. Croix County supervisors voted 15-3 to limit the draw on that loan to $3,707,099. The resolution adopted March 1 says the draw and another $50,000 from the jail improvement fund will be spent this way: ●...
March 12, 2016 - 9:00am
March 11, 2016
Willow Bluffs could soon be sold, developed
In an effort to get the Willow River Bluffs development back on the tax rolls and to allow for a parcel of property to be developed as was its original purpose more than a decade ago, the New Richmond City Council recently approved a resolution asking that St. Croix County sell the...
March 11, 2016 - 9:09am
March 8, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: State recovers $40 million in Medicaid overpayments
The state Health Services Department has recovered $40 million in overpayments to Medicaid health care providers since 2011, according to a report released Monday by the agency's inspector general.
March 8, 2016 - 9:42am
March 7, 2016
Monday Wisconsin News Roundup: Wisconsin leaders recall Nancy Reagan
Wisconsin political leaders give their condolences after the death of former First Lady Nancy Reagan.
March 7, 2016 - 9:08am
March 4, 2016
OEM to cut 34 jobs, close Baldwin plant
OEM Fabricators is closing its Baldwin plant, resulting in the elimination of 34 jobs.
March 4, 2016 - 11:34am
March 3, 2016
Odeen declares candidacy for 10th District Senate seat
The 10th District State Senate seat now held by Republican Sheila Harsdorf has a new candidate – Diane Odeen, a lawyer, River Falls city council...
March 3, 2016 - 9:14am
February 29, 2016
VFW presents proposal for new facility to New Richmond City Council
It was all about back to the future at the Monday, Feb. 22, New Richmond City Council work session as board members considered important issues such as roads, the library and safe routes to school. But it was the council’s look toward how city streets would connect to the Hwy. 64...
February 29, 2016 - 12:56pm
Somerset chamber hosts dinner at Lodge on St. Croix
The Somerset Chamber of Commerce held its awards dinner Wednesday, Feb. 17, at The Lodge on St. Croix with nearly 100 members and guests attending....
February 29, 2016 - 12:40pm
Monday Wisconsin News Roundup: Sensenbrenner: End FBI secrecy over police cell-number roundups
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Wisconsin House Republican Jim Sensenbrenner has asked the FBI to stop making local police swear to secrecy, when they use Stingray devices to round-up cell phone numbers. The devices track cell activity by suspected criminals but in the process, they locate cell-numbers...
February 29, 2016 - 10:05am
February 28, 2016
Plans continue for one-stop center to track those on probation, bail
Development of a day reporting center at the St. Croix County Jail could assure that those out on bond or on probation are being monitored as the judges assume they are, say those championing the project. “This is not done widely throughout the state. We’re really on the cutting...
February 28, 2016 - 2:50pm
State of the City: Officials will discuss what is and what will be
The New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of New Richmond join forces to co-host a “State of the City” breakfast as part of the “Eggs and Issues” informational sessions offered periodically throughout the year.
February 28, 2016 - 2:44pm
February 27, 2016
Operators License stirs debate for Hammond Village Board
The case of James Gavin headlined Monday’s Board meeting Gavin originally applied for an operator’s license to work at Rustler’s Bar and Grill. The license was originally denied by Police Chief Rick Coltrain as terms of his probation called for him not to work in a bar. Toward...
February 27, 2016 - 11:02am
February 26, 2016
Gall named new Rivertown Multimedia publisher; Dzubay departing
Forum Communications Co., the parent firm of RiverTown Multimedia, has announced leadership changes that reflect the promotion of an existing...
February 26, 2016 - 9:35am
Friday Wisconsin News Roundup; State poll: Dems in virtual tie, Trump leads GOP
MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin's best-known independent poll has Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in a virtual tie as the April 5 presidential primary gets closer. A new Marquette Law School poll released Thursday gives Sanders a 44% to 43% edge, and he has a 30-point lead among...
February 26, 2016 - 9:09am
February 21, 2016
Somerset DQ undergoing renovations
The Somerset Dairy Queen has been under construction for the last few weeks. According to the Village of Somerset, the construction being done...
February 21, 2016 - 10:00am