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Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
The News reveals new look today
Wisconsin roundup: No charges yet in Saudi student's death; top Senate Dem tells GOP to solve own road problems; 8 more state news stories
SCC Middle School honor roll students announced
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
crime and courts
New Richmond boys basketball hopes to put the pieces together Friday at Osceola
New Richmond girls basketball heads to Superior, Ashland for weekend games
Joe Swanda youth hockey tournament to be played this weekend
Thursday's Results: New Richmond wrestlers top St. Croix Central
Former NHL, Wisconsin Badger coach assisting New Richmond boys hockey team
SCC Middle School honor roll students announced
St. Croix Central School board discusses district report card
SCC FCCLA hosts Trunk Junk event
SHS musical tells tale of finding yourself
NRMS PAWS group bakes pet treats
Hazel Mackin Library: Are you ready for all the library events?
Aldi, Taco Bell officially open Dec. 8
Bucks Night raises funds for numerous projects
Somerset Public Library: December is here
Hammond Public Library: Coming up at the library
arts and entertainment
Cedar Lake Alum Treatment Invitation for Bid
City of New Richmond - Public Hearing Notice Jan. 3, 2017
Bass Lake Management Plan Review
16SC1232 New Richmond Properties LLC vs Brian Bonse
Village of Somerset - November 15, 2016 Minutes
Audrey Cernohous, 78
Arlene M. Emerson, 96
Ralph E. Olson, 80
Gary "Nick" Peterson, 72
Peter L. Dardine, 68
Inquiring Reporter: What is your favorite or least favorite thing to float in Jell-O?
Let’s get on the same page
Dec. 1, 2016: Letters to the Editor
Changing times and the sway of the trees
Everything I need to know about politics I learned in fourth grade
Real Estate Showcase
July 16, 2016
Letters to the Editor: July 14, 2016
We are the space between To the Editor: My daughter and I enjoyed a week up near the Boundary Waters last week. Some of the amazing things that...
July 16, 2016 - 10:56am
May 27, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 26, 2016
Clean water for any and all in Wisconsin To the Editor: I was moved by the op-ed in the May 12 New Richmond News by Tom Lindfors, in which he...
May 27, 2016 - 4:04pm
May 16, 2016
The one thing: Our story is the story of water
Several months ago, on my way into our weekly editorial meeting, a question came up during a discussion on MPR that was so thought-provoking, I commandeered it for my Inquiring Reporter question that week. I have continued to incorporate it into almost every interview I’ve done...
May 16, 2016 - 9:48am
May 14, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 12, 2016
Appreciation for all participants To the Editor: Big Brothers Big Sisters of NW Wisconsin would like to thank the New Richmond community for supporting the “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event benefitting the 10 matches and five children on the waiting list in NR. With your sponsorships,...
May 14, 2016 - 10:00am
May 13, 2016
Let's move on
More than three years ago, former New Richmond News Publisher Steve Dzubay decided to stand up for open records and the right of the public to access information that he and this newspaper felt should rightfully be placed in the public realm. Tuesday, three judges who sit on the District...
May 13, 2016 - 8:51am
May 10, 2016
New dog teaching a not-so-old man new tricks
For the last few months, my wife and I had been talking about getting a new dog to keep our old Lab mix Captain company while we were away for work every day and to see if that would make him happier than he had been for a while. Unfortunately, we ended up having to put Captain down...
May 10, 2016 - 8:54am
May 6, 2016
Letters to the Editor: May 5, 2016
Full disclosure and reflection To the Editor: We had some tough questions last week for a “concerned parent group” to come out of the closet and become more transparent with their concerns. There were also questions for a tenured school board member on her involvement with the...
May 6, 2016 - 8:49am
May 5, 2016
They got it right
It’s been some time in coming, but they did it right and because of their actions, the City of New Richmond hit the sweet spot of personnel moves this week.
May 5, 2016 - 8:47am
May 3, 2016
Great to be at the top
The announcement last week that New Richmond High School was once again ranked among the best of the best of all high schools in the state and the nation doesn’t necessarily come as a surprise. But it shouldn’t be an overlooked honor either, even though this is the third straight...
May 3, 2016 - 3:01pm
May 2, 2016
The soundtrack of our lives
Music has always been important to me. It’s always been playing in the back of my mind, beginning at a very young age and continuing to this day. Since the days when I first understood high fidelity and watched as my father acted as conductor of the London Philharmonic playing...
May 2, 2016 - 9:07am
April 30, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 28, 2016
Leave a legacy; invest in youth To the Editor: Have you thought about your legacy, what you’ll leave to New Richmond’s next generation? The way I see it, investment in New Richmond’s youth is one of our greatest legacies. Are you aware that a skateboard/BMX park at Hatfield...
April 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 23, 2016
The City of New Richmond, like all municipalities in any given year, decade or century, will once again be undergoing changes and new beginnings. It all began Tuesday night with the seating of the post-election city council. Though the replacement of Jane Hansen with Mike Montello...
April 23, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 22, 2016
Letters to the Editor: April 21, 2016
Time for some common sense To the Editor: At two hundred forty years old, we are a fairly new country. We’ve learned a few things and I’m sure we have plenty more to learn. In the last 40 years our economy has been based on the theory of “trickle down” economics. We’ve...
April 22, 2016 - 11:50am
April 18, 2016
Living in the new world
A couple weeks ago for the inquiring reporter question, I asked, “how does the threat of terrorism impact your life?” The attacks in Brussels were still in the headlines and San Bernadino and Paris were not quite yet numb in our hearts and minds. I really wanted to know how real...
April 18, 2016 - 8:58am
April 16, 2016
The continuing election cycle continues
In the news business, the information never stops -- a fact that is most true when in comes to elections (a topic of interest that is in full bore this year).
April 16, 2016 - 2:00pm