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New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
arts and entertainment
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16SC854 Notice in Replevin - Dennis R Offerman & Dawn M Phillips
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
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Major winter storm smacks southeastern Wisconsin; Milwaukee gun control debate spills onto CNN; no shortage of chicken wings; more state briefs
Dozens of Wisconsin schools were closed Wednesday, as a major snowstorm swept into the Badger state Wednesday morning. Marshfield schools announced...
January 30, 2013 - 8:45am
January 29, 2013
Ten lawmakers claim $10,000-plus reimbursements; Vote set on mining bill; WPS will eliminate 450 jobs, more state news
MADISON -- Ten of Wisconsin's 132 legislators each claimed over $10,000 in expense reimbursements for the time they spent in Madison last year.
January 29, 2013 - 8:37am
January 25, 2013
State surplus now projected at $485 million; Milwaukee Archdiocese in deep financial crisis; health researcher slain in Madison; more briefs
MADISON -- The state government surplus has grown to $485 million for the current budget period but the growth in state revenues in the following...
January 25, 2013 - 8:21am
January 24, 2013
Local lawmakers respond to Gov. Walker's State of State Address
With a re-election bid 21 months away, Gov. Scott Walker reviewed his accomplishments thus far and promised to "double down" on efforts improve...
January 24, 2013 - 3:38pm
January 23, 2013
Cullen offers alternative mining bill as hearing convenes; new ATF leader named for state; Ashley will build sofa plant in Mississippi; more state news
MADISON -- A state Senate Democrat proposes an alternative mining bill, as lawmakers get ready to hear 12 hours of testimony Wednesday on a GOP...
January 23, 2013 - 8:35am
January 22, 2013
Activist speaker slams Republican policies in Walker's presence Monday; HS grad rates rise; 'Native Mob' trial starts, more state briefs
MADISON -- The widow of a legendary Milwaukee civil rights leader slammed Wisconsin Republican policies Monday at the state's official celebration...
January 22, 2013 - 8:51am
January 21, 2013
UPDATE: Missing Northland snowmobiler found alive; Sole hearing on mining bill set for this Wednesday, plus more state briefs
SUPERIOR -- After being missing for two days and two nights in bitter cold, a snowmobiler from Superior has been found alive and taken to Essentia...
January 21, 2013 - 9:35am
January 17, 2013
Deadbeat dad ordered to tell women he's a felon; Mayors, sheriffs divided on Obama gun regulations; Disappointed over loses, Dems hire political directors; more briefs
It's not a very good pickup line, but a Hayward man will go to prison unless he tells any woman he meets that he's a convicted felon and that he owes past-due child support. John Butler, 28, was recently ordered to stop fathering children until he has caught up with his support payments...
January 17, 2013 - 9:31am
January 15, 2013
Walker's 'State of the State' airs tonight; high court shuns voter ID case; inmate wins lawsuit over 'Nutraloaf'; more state news
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker will deliver his third annual State-of-the-State address at 7 p.m., Tuesday. The speech will be carried on all Wisconsin...
January 15, 2013 - 8:53am
January 11, 2013
T-shirts, cell phones banished from Assembly sessions; January thaw on the retreat; former Wheeler chief gets 14 years for sex crimes, more state news
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Assembly has approved a dress code for its members, and imposed new restrictions on spectators at its meetings. The...
January 11, 2013 - 8:43am
January 9, 2013
State's slow job growth blamed on high taxes, training gap; anti-religion group loses bid to shelve icon; Golden Guernsey files Chapter 7; more state news
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Experts blame Wisconsin's slow employment growth on high taxes, a lack of job training, and a vulnerable manufacturing climate. The federal government said Wisconsin's total private sector employment grew by only 1.5 percent for the year ending last June. That's...
January 9, 2013 - 8:46am
January 8, 2013
Democrats argue -- school aid before tax cuts; sudden dairy plant closure jilts 100 workers; ice break-up leaves anglers stranded; more state briefs
MADISON -- If Wisconsin Republicans want to give money away, Democrats say public schools and the working poor should be the first in line, ahead...
January 8, 2013 - 9:03am
January 4, 2013
Study confirms wind-turbine sounds in one home but inconclusive about effects; mayors bet treats on Packer-Viking game; new tax breaks plus more state news
GREEN BAY -- A new report confirms the presence of wind-turbine sounds in one of three homes where residents claimed they were forced to leave due to health problems caused by the turbines. The state Public Service Commission partially paid for the study, which was done at the Shirley...
January 4, 2013 - 9:05am
December 20, 2012
Snowfall at Osseo was nearing a foot by sunrise; Court will rule on same-sex benefits; Walker advocates GPS bracelets, makes peace with Evers; more briefs
National Weather Service forecasters say most of Wisconsin will continue to get moderate- to heavy snow all the way through Thursday and into the evening and that's bad news for places that have already had up to a foot dumped on them since Wednesday night. Northfield in Jackson...
December 20, 2012 - 8:35am
December 19, 2012
Property tax bills up slightly over last year; southern Wisconsin braces for major snow-maker; Reilly argues to keep WISC-NET, more briefs
MADISON -- The property tax bills that Wisconsinites are getting this month average less than one-percent higher than a year ago. The Wisconsin...
December 19, 2012 - 8:24am