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New Richmond girls tennis wins MBC; New Richmond girls golf reaches sectional
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
New Richmond football rolls, Somerset wins squeaker, Central gets knocked off
New Richmond football players learn about tackling cancer
New Richmond football puts it all together against St. Croix Central
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
VIDEO: Gov. Walker pays a visit to SCC’s Fab Lab
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
Gregory's Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Saturday
Remembering the past: Heritage Weekend starts tonight
New playground open to everyone
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City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
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May 15, 2015
County Board approves $20 million bonding package for Health Center project
The St. Croix County Board of Supervisors voted 17-2 on Tuesday, May 5, to approve a $20 million bonding package for an improved Health Center campus that will include a 50-bed skilled nursing home, 10-bed dementia crisis unit and a 40-bed assisted living facility. Supervisors Stephen...
May 15, 2015 - 12:53pm
April 24, 2015
St. Croix County committee considers raising Health Center budget again
A motion to recommend raising the Health Center construction budget again – this time to $21 million — failed at last week’s St. Croix County Administration Committee meeting. In October 2014, the County Board set the budget at $15 million and in January raised it to $20 million....
April 24, 2015 - 9:39am
April 9, 2015
Consultants outline market study, costs, timeline for new health center
After decades of debate, numerous studies, failed attempts to sell and two citizen referendums to continue operations, St. Croix County is poised...
April 9, 2015 - 10:12am
Mock-up room provides a test drive of new nursing home
Thanks to a special room in the St. Croix Health Center basement, nursing home residents, workers and anyone else interested in the project can...
April 9, 2015 - 10:07am
March 5, 2015
County officials bid farewell to old HHS facility, prepare for new nursing home at site
The hum of a backhoe already hard at work greeted visitors at the northwest corner of the St. Croix Health Center just before 9 a.m. Monday morning...
March 5, 2015 - 10:03am
Supervisor objects as County Board OKs $1 million for nursing home planning
During their meeting Tuesday morning, St. Croix County supervisors voted 14-3 to transfer $1 million from the general fund to the Health Center’s capital improvement fund for 2015 planning and architectural costs. The intent is to reimburse the General Fund after the county borrows...
March 5, 2015 - 9:47am
February 26, 2015
County extends ESR lease through June 2017
In December St. Croix’s Administration Committee voted to give a three-month lease extension to the private business that took over the county’s sheltered workshop. Last week the committee extended that lease another two years. ESR Inc., formerly named East Suburban Resources,...
February 26, 2015 - 12:48pm
January 8, 2015
Budget grows for new Health Center
After suspending their usual rules, St. Croix County Board members voted 17-0 Tuesday to increase the budget for the new Health Center project by a third – from $15 million to $20 million. The project includes building a new 50-bed skilled nursing facility and a new 10-bed dementia/...
January 8, 2015 - 10:25am
July 31, 2014
County seeks bids to design new nursing home
Long-delayed plans for a new St. Croix County nursing home in New Richmond moved ahead last week as the county began advertising for bids for architectural and engineering services. The plan is to build a new 50-bed skilled nursing home, 40-bed assisted living facility and 10-bed...
July 31, 2014 - 11:11am