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Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
crime and courts
New Richmond, St. Croix Central football teams win handily, Somerset edged out
2016 Preview: New Richmond football can't live off 2015 successes
2016 Preview: St. Croix Central football made quick adjustment to MBC
2016 Preview: Somerset football faces one of the toughest schedules in the state
2016 Preview: New Richmond golfers start season with an edge in MBC
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
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
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
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Walter Bice, 74
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
Patrick Howard Driscoll, 61
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
May 5, 2016
Taco Bell plans facility on south side
If you’re into the Volcano Nacho or the Chicken Fiesta Taco Salad, get your appetites ready because it appears that a Taco Bell facility will be built soon on the south side of New Richmond. City of New Richmond Community Development Director Beth Thompson told The News this week...
May 5, 2016 - 8:45am
May 4, 2016
Friends of Public Education hosts Tom McCarthy
A good sized crowd of parents, teachers and concerned citizens filled the media room at the Osceola Intermediate School, Monday evening, April...
May 4, 2016 - 11:32am
May 3, 2016
St. Croix River crossing officials add cranes to accelerate project
About one-third finished, the St. Croix Crossing project heads into its prime construction season with officials hoping enough pieces will be...
May 3, 2016 - 1:52pm
May 2, 2016
Hammond board approves alcohol license for hotel
The Hammond Hotel is going to be reopening ... sort of. Owner Andrew Schmitz and manager Gary Gruber attended the Hammond Village Board Monday, April 25, to discuss the alcohol beverage license they were seeking. The board tabled the request at its last meeting on April 11 as they...
May 2, 2016 - 8:59am
April 30, 2016
County Board elects officers, committees
In their post-election meeting April 19, St. Croix County supervisors re-elected Chairman Roger Larson and Vice Chairman Dave Ostness and elected members to four standing committees. Larson, Star Prairie, has been on the board since April 2008 and has served as chairman since April...
April 30, 2016 - 11:00am
New Richmond City Council begins anew
Meeting twice in the past week, the New Richmond City Council seated one new member and two incumbents last week at a special meeting where the...
April 30, 2016 - 9:00am
April 29, 2016
Friday Wisconsin News Roundup: Wisconsin 'bathroom bill' to be revived next session
MADISON -- A state lawmaker who failed to get a controversial "bathroom bill" passed in the current session says he'll try again next time. Assembly Republican Jesse Kremer of Kewaskum wanted public schools to make students and staffers to use the restrooms of their birth genders...
April 29, 2016 - 10:05am
April 27, 2016
Wednesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Walker signs revised shoreland property rights bill; Two-year-old boy grabs gun
Those who own property on Wisconsin waterways will get more leeway to build structures under a bill signed by Gov. Scott Walker in Humboldt Tuesday morning.
April 27, 2016 - 8:47am
April 26, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Briefs: Antigo Police - Prom shooter rode to school on bike
ANTIGO -- Police say Jakob Wagner apparently rode a bicycle to the high school and used a rifle to shoot two students leaving the school prom Saturday night. Antigo Police Chief Eric Roller said the rifle was the only weapon recovered at the scene, and he did not know how long...
News/crime and courts
April 26, 2016 - 10:59am
April 22, 2016
Convenience led Dull to clerk position
Megan Dull was in the banking industry for 23 years and admitted it was difficult to leave the field. When it came to the profession, Dull has...
April 22, 2016 - 12:08pm
April 21, 2016
Somerset school board assesses failed referendum
Somerset Board of Education members discussed publicly for the first time their personal takeaways from the failed override referendum at their...
April 21, 2016 - 9:14am
April 20, 2016
Local agencies low on state corrections-spending list
Two western Wisconsin law enforcement agencies rank near the bottom on a list of per-capita corrections spending, according to a tax watchdog group. The Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance ranked Pierce County No. 67 of Wisconsin’s 72 counties on per-capita operating spending on corrections....
News/crime and courts
April 20, 2016 - 9:24am
Wednesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Milwaukee police beating victim arrested again
A man who received a $2 million settlement after he was kicked and beaten by Milwaukee police officers has been arrested again.
News/crime and courts
April 20, 2016 - 9:10am
April 19, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Some Wisconsin Trump delegates don't support him
Six Wisconsin delegates to the Republican National Convention must vote for Donald Trump, but at least some won't like it.
April 19, 2016 - 1:13pm
April 18, 2016
Monday Wisconsin News Roundup: Death of UW-Stout student under investigation
MENOMONIE -- An investigation continues into the weekend death of a 22-year-old student at UW-Stout. An autopsy was performed Sunday on Rickey Hible, but the results were not immediately released. Menomonie Police say Hible was found Saturday morning in a driveway, with cuts believed...
News/crime and courts
April 18, 2016 - 8:48am