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Cichy readying for NFL draft
Thursday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset wrestlers score MBC wins
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Basketball: Matchups dictating Spartans' success
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VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
WITC: Public Notice - Environmental Assessment - NR Campus Addition
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 17-CV-533
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
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Richard "Rick" Wichelman
Robert E. "Bob" McDaniel
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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.
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