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Roberts man charged with methamphetamine possession
SCC Board schedules $23 million referendum for Nov. 4
Library remodel plans move forward
crime and courts
NRHS students fish national bass fishing championships
Throwing an ace: Somerset’s Disc Golf Course completed
Pitching for prevention: Local cancer survivor delivers first toss at Twins game
Give me an F! for Firecrackers
New Richmond Millers finish season on upswing
New Richmond to celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday
A Day in the Life of a K-9 Team
MuckFest MS Twin Cities set for Aug. 2 in Somerset
Heartland Days kicks off Aug. 7
Hammond PD to host NNO event
arts and entertainment
Don E. Enger, 73
Lloyd D. "Denny" Anderson, 79
Cody J. Malluege, 29
Ronald F. Johnson, 63
May Rennick, 92
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Skoglund Rental & Somerset Self Storage Unit Auction
Town of Richmond - Notice of Board of Review
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Letters to the Editor: July 10, 2014
Our View: Be safe this Fourth of July
April 30, 2009
Pay discrimination bill advances to governor's desk
The pay gap between men and women is getting wider in Wisconsin. According to the state Women's Council, females get 77 cents for every dollar a man makes. That's according to the latest available data from 2007. And the gap is 1 cent bigger than what the Council reported a year...
April 30, 2009 - 9:00am
January 9, 2009
Our View: Pay hike a case of bad timing for our Legislature
Wisconsin legislators received a 5.3 percent pay raise when the new year started. It's quite a generous hike, considering that the state is facing the biggest budget deficit in history. To be fair, the bump in pay was approved two years ago when economic times were brighter.
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Lawmaker calls legislative pay raise system 'a mess'
A state lawmakers says an upcoming 5.3 percent pay raise for the Legislature is something he didn't ask for, didn't vote for, and he can't give it back without facing financial penalty. Rep.
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 24, 2008
Lawmakers say they can't stop their 5.3 percent pay hike
Many Wisconsinites were probably fuming after hearing that their legislators would get a 5.3 percent pay raise next year. However, Capitol leaders said Tuesday they can't do anything to change it. Incoming Assembly Speaker Mike Sheridan, D-Janesville, says lawmakers have the option...
December 24, 2008 - 9:00am
December 2, 2008
UW-System plans to cut pay raises in half
With Wisconsin facing what state officials called the worst budget disaster ever, the University of Wisconsin-System Board of Regents will take up a proposal to scale back pay raises for faculty and academic staff. The plan was announced on Friday by Kevin P. Reilly, UW System president....
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
As lawmakers' salaries near $50K, some question need for full-time Legislature
The current president of the Wisconsin Senate made $200 a month when he was first elected in 1956. In January, Madison Democrat Fred Risser and his colleagues will get just under $50,000 a year. That's 5.3 percent more than the last legislative pay raise almost two years ago.
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
Doyle says looming deficit will impact pay hike for DAs
With a $3 billion state deficit looming, Gov.
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
New UW-Madison chancellor to make more than UW president
For the first time, the chancellor at University of Wisconsin-Madison will make more than the president of all 26 public campuses. The Board of Regents voted Thursday to hire Cornell provost Biddy Martin as Madison's new leader, at a salary of $437,000 a year. System president Kevin...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Lawmakers question salaries and hirings of new UW chancellors
The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents is being watched closely Thursday and Friday, as it hires three new chancellors and sets salaries for a host of top officials. Assembly Colleges Committee chairman Rep.
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
SCC Board examines peripheral staff pay
The St. Croix Central Board of Education took a closer look at what it pays substitute teachers as well as teacher's aides at its monthly Board meeting, Monday. Currently the Board pays $85 per day for its substitute teachers. According to District Administrator Dan Woll, this is...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am