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County to raze portions of Health Center campus
New Richmond Council discusses major project funding
crime and courts
Somerset's Praschak loses close match in semifinals
Somerset girls basketball defeated in regional final
Dowd finishes fifth at state wrestling meet
Somerset girls basketball holds off St. Croix Central; advances to Saturday's regional final
New Richmond's Dowd to place at state wrestling tournament
Bullseye! Archery Club takes off at SCC
NRHS students on pace to read 5,000 books this year
NRHS student named National Merit Scholarship finalist
Somerset’s got talent
Inaugural NRHS STEM Night a success
Farm, Feral & Stray works with Scout to care for local free roaming cats
Local author publishes first book
Somerset Community Food Pantry seeks volunteers
Crowd flocks to Bass Lake for annual ice fishing contest
Scouts visit newspaper office
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset Feb. 26 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Somerset Feb. 17, 2015 Reg. Meeting Minutes
Crown Castle Proposal to Add Antennas - 283 Hwy 35/64 Somerset
City of New Richmond - Official Notice - NR Softball Association Class B License
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Editor's Notebook: When bad fortune turns good
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new richmond schools
June 9, 2013
Benefit planned for school music programs
Dancing shoes are optional at an Aug. 4 event beginning at 1 p.m. at the Star Prairie Sports Bar.
June 9, 2013 - 7:28am
June 1, 2013
Aukema's 27-year teaching career comes to a close
After leaving a business career to become a teacher 27 years ago, Brent Aukema said he has no regrets. The New Richmond High School business...
June 1, 2013 - 8:00am
May 24, 2013
Serving up fish at New Richmond High School
Students in Rachel Sauvola's agriscience classes, along with various school and Star Prairie Trout Farm helpers, filleted enough tilapia to feed...
education / food
May 24, 2013 - 9:33am
Board discusses teacher compensation proposal
The New Richmond School District recognizes that it doesn't take college credits for teachers to become better educators.
May 24, 2013 - 8:25am
May 17, 2013
New Richmond schools add June 10 to the calendar
New Richmond High School has its fingers crossed that the snow is finally gone. Students in New Richmond who thought their school year was ending on June 7 will now have to attend classes on June 10, thanks to Mother Nature. The district was working hard this spring to ensure students...
May 17, 2013 - 7:45am
May 12, 2013
NRHS prepares for Service Learning Day
Next week New Richmond High School students will take to the streets to participate in Service Learning Day. The annual event started several years ago and has been gaining momentum ever since. This year, on Friday, May 17, high school students will leave their classrooms and fan...
May 12, 2013 - 7:50am
Community letters inspire students
In an effort to let local youth know they matter, a local group of leaders have started a letter-writing campaign. The campaign, organized by Gina Knutson, Carol Jones, Patty Schachtner, Gail Buell and Randy Calleja, was an outreach project the group completed as part of the Leadership...
May 12, 2013 - 7:38am
May 11, 2013
Egg drop contest comes to a boil
Fourth grade students at Hillside Elementary participated in the second annual Egg Drop competition on Friday. The object of the science challenge was for students to design an egg landing device that securely held a raw egg. The goal was to have the egg survive a 20-foot drop to...
May 11, 2013 - 7:50am
May 10, 2013
New Richmond student denies alleged relationship
Alex Ciak is mad. The 18-year-old high school senior is the student accused of being "involved" with Ken Bessac, a now former career and technical education teacher at New Richmond High School. The problem, she said, is that nothing the school district wrote in Bessac's personnel...
news / education
May 10, 2013 - 10:44am
May 5, 2013
New Richmond High School teacher contract terminated
An alleged inappropriate relationship with a student has led to the termination of New Richmond High School teacher Ken Bessac. Bessac, a now former career and technical education teacher at New Richmond High School, was dismissed from his position at the high school on April 8...
news / education
May 5, 2013 - 8:08am
May 3, 2013
FBLA team attends state
New Richmond Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) members traveled to Wisconsin Dells on April 15-16 to compete at the State Leadership...
May 3, 2013 - 7:25am
May 2, 2013
Six students awarded STRIVE scholarships
Six New Richmond High School seniors have been awarded $6,000 in scholarships from the Rotary Club of New Richmond for bettering their GPAs this...
May 2, 2013 - 7:23am
April 28, 2013
Ceremony planned for graduates
The 2013 New Richmond High School Baccalaureate Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May 15, at 7:30 p.m.
April 28, 2013 - 10:47am
April 27, 2013
Host families sought for Rotary exchange student
The Rotary Club of New Richmond is seeking host families for an incoming exchange student from Poland during the 2013-14 school year. The local club sponsors exchange students each year for the purpose of providing New Richmond High School students and staff the opportunity to interact...
April 27, 2013 - 8:00am