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Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 25
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
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
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
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
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
March 30, 2016
Wednesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Trump says GOP race done deal if he wins Wisconsin
Frontrunner Donald Trump says the GOP race for the White House will be “pretty much over” if he wins the Wisconsin primary next Tuesday.
March 30, 2016 - 8:49am
March 29, 2016
Potential $700K cuts looming for St. Croix Central
School officials, including those at St. Croix Central, when describing budgetary cuts, usually like to refer to “cutting to the bone.” The...
March 29, 2016 - 9:34am
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Gov. Walker to announce his White House endorsement today
Former GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker plans to say who he'll endorse this (Tuesday) morning. The Republican governor is scheduled to appear on fellow conservative Charlie Sykes' radio show on WTMJ in Milwaukee to announce his choice. Walker told Sykes last week that those...
March 29, 2016 - 9:11am
March 28, 2016
Somerset Board discusses public works projects, changing to monthly billing
The Somerset Village Board met last Tuesday, March 15, to discuss a series of items, including the wastewater treatment plant, contracts for street projects, as well as a few new items.
March 28, 2016 - 8:26am
March 27, 2016
St. Croix library funding solution turns out to be no solution at all
Earlier this month, St. Croix County supervisors thought they had worked out a temporary patch for a conflict over funding for municipal libraries. They were wrong. Last week, county attorney Scott Cox told Administration Committee members a 1993 Wisconsin attorney general’s opinion...
March 27, 2016 - 9:00am
March 26, 2016
New Richmond begins search process for new police chief
If everything goes as planned, the City of New Richmond will be announcing the name of the new police chief some time in early May.
March 26, 2016 - 2:56pm
March 24, 2016
Thursday Wisconsin News Roundup: Heroin-overdose antidote rebates announced
MADISON -- A pharmaceutical company agrees to provide rebates to public entities in Wisconsin that purchase the heroin overdose antidote Narcan. State Attorney General Brad Schimel announced the deal Wednesday. The agreement calls for Amphastar Pharmaceuticals to provide a $6 rebate...
March 24, 2016 - 8:59am
Ard announces candidacy for 29th Assembly District
Scottie E. Ard, of New Richmond, has announced that she will seek the 29th Assembly District seat in the Fall Election Nov. 8. She has served...
March 24, 2016 - 8:49am
March 23, 2016
Wednesday Wisconsin News Roundup: Cruz, Kasich set Wednesday campaign stops in Wisconsin
Seeking to slow Donald Trump's momentum toward the Republican presidential nomination, Texas Senator Ted Cruz is scheduled to make his first Wisconsin campaign stop with an appearance at an event near Milwaukee hosted by a conservative radio talk show host.
March 23, 2016 - 8:53am
March 22, 2016
Tuesday Wisconsin News Roundup: State predicts largest presidential primary turnout since 1980
A 40% voter turnout is predicted in Wisconsin two weeks from today, the largest for a presidential primary in 36 years.
March 22, 2016 - 10:53am
March 21, 2016
Monday Wisconsin News Roundup: Absentee voting underway
Voters wanting to cast their ballots early in the April 5 primary can vote absentee starting Monday.
March 21, 2016 - 9:04am
March 20, 2016
Hammond Board allows concealed weapons in municipal buildings
The Hammond Village Board held contrasting opinions when it came to the issue of allowing concealed weapons in city-owned buildings. The resolution was the first item on their agenda Monday, March 14. After reading the resolution, trustee Laurie Gruber quickly made the motion to...
March 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
March 18, 2016
Roberts Board recognizes Kruschke for outstanding service
Village of Roberts President Willard Moeri began Monday night’s board meeting by presenting Doreen Kruschke with a plaque on behalf of the...
March 18, 2016 - 9:25am
Friday Wisconsin News Roundup; Flood waters remain problematic
Flood waters have receded in some parts of Wisconsin, but at least eight rivers in the Badger State continue to have flood warnings in the wake of heavy rains and melting snow.
March 18, 2016 - 8:54am
March 17, 2016
Three declare for Murtha's seat
Three have declared their candidacy to replace John Murtha for the 29th Assembly District. Rob Stafsholt, Vince Trudell and Jim Palmer all announced...
March 17, 2016 - 8:55am