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School board OKs two new policies
St. Croix unemployment up slightly over May, but still 2nd lowest in state
Newest reciprocity pact sent over the border; child resettlements raise GOP ire; 10 more state stories
Legislators: Gov. Dayton should accept new tax reciprocity offer
School district employees see wage increase
crime and courts
New Richmond Fun Fest sports events draw hundreds of athletes, fans
New Richmond High School runners set pace in Willow River Run 5K race
Johnsrud is champion in Willow River Run 10K race
New Richmond youth soccer teams compete in state qualifiers
John Walsh returns to Somerset as athletic director
Barrels of tradition: the St. Croix County Fair
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Paulette!
Life after an organ transplant; fundraising event planned for July 27
Library teams up with AmazonSmile
Dog park celebrates first anniversary
arts and entertainment
Charles E. Meath, 89
Bruce A. Johnson, 57
Deborah J. Dettman, 62
Eleanore Cody, 80
Roland R. Lundell, 79
14SC735 Heights Finance f/k/a Riverside Finance vs Tyler Smith
14SC677 Wnyveen Auto Body Inc vs Surinder Manak
Skoglund Rental & Somerset Self Storage Unit Auction
Town of Richmond - Notice of Board of Review
Highway 65 Storage - Public Auction
Our View: Volunteer responders should be celebrated
Letters to the Editor: July 17, 2014
Our View: Commons site holds great opportunity
Letters to the Editor: July 10, 2014
Our View: Be safe this Fourth of July
January 10, 2014
The reading challenge is on
With the second semester at New Richmond High School getting underway, the students and faculty have less than a semester to beat the Great Tiger Reading Challenge by reading more than the 3,885 books the school read throughout last year. “This is the first year we have done...
news / education
January 10, 2014 - 8:48am
January 9, 2014
NR Reads program hopes to boost literacy
If New Richmond Superintendent Jeff Moberg was to make a New Year’s resolution, one of the top things he would set forth to do this year would be to communicate to the community how important literacy is to succeed in school and life as a whole. In an effort to increase the...
news / education
January 9, 2014 - 10:46am
November 27, 2013
Parents, children join to build a love of reading
Once every fall, kindergarten students at Paperjack, Hillside and Starr elementary schools are able to invite their parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents or siblings to join them for breakfast and some reading as part of the Books and Breakfast program. “The school has been doing...
news / education
November 27, 2013 - 4:49pm
October 24, 2013
Local award-winning author speaking at Roberts library
Although local author Christine Hunt has made about a dozen public appearances with her book The Orchid Murder: Untangling a Web of Unsolved Murders and Legal Malpractice since May 1, Thursday, Oct. 24, will be her first appearance at a library. “For the most part, I’ve been...
life / events
October 24, 2013 - 11:28am
October 30, 2009
New federal report criticizes Wisconsin's school reading standards
A new federal report says Wisconsin's school reading standards are so low, students are shown to be achieving at grade levels without mastering the subject. But state officials say that will change, because they're creating new standardized tests. The U.S. Education Department compared...
October 30, 2009 - 9:07am
July 18, 2008
District's summer program promotes reading
On a sunny Wednesday morning in July, Makenzi Mattson sits in front of a computer at Paperjack Elementary. She is taking a test based on a book she just finished reading as part of the Accelerated Reading (AR) Incentive Program. With her dad and Title I Reading Teacher Jan Strandemo...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Reading scores about the same for Wisconsin students
Wisconsin school students had about the same scores on their statewide reading tests as they did a year ago. That's according to figures being released today on the Knowledge and Concepts Exams taken by 434,000 youngsters. In math, third-graders increased their scores by 1 percentage...
May 30, 2008 - 9:00am
May 23, 2008
Nudist club membership doesn't stop citation for nude sunbathing
Membership does not always have its privileges. A suburban Green Bay man told police he belonged to a nudist club - but he still got a ticket this week for sunbathing in the buff. Somebody complained to the Brown County sheriff's department when the 63-year-old man sat nude in a...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am