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Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Sept. 26
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
Pair of area students publish novels
Downtown art: City benches to get a makeover
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
New Richmond football rolls, Somerset wins squeaker, Central gets knocked off
New Richmond football players learn about tackling cancer
New Richmond football puts it all together against St. Croix Central
Somerset football season is just beginning
NRHS Homecoming court announced
Pair of area students publish novels
Taxes to decrease: New Richmond School District sets levy, mill rate at annual meeting
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
VIDEO: Gov. Walker pays a visit to SCC’s Fab Lab
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
Gregory's Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Saturday
Remembering the past: Heritage Weekend starts tonight
New playground open to everyone
arts and entertainment
City of NR - Request for Proposals - Qualified Multidisciplinary Consultant
City of New Richmond - Ordinance #486
Request for Proposals - WITC Snow Removal
Village of Somerset - Sept. 8 Special Meeting Minutes
Village of Star Prairie - Oct. 5, 2016 Public Hearing Notice
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Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
Sister Irene LeMire, CSJ, 93
Barry R. Phaneuf, 71
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A fine line: November's election is important
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November 4, 2009
Disc golf course soon disappearing from Willow River State Park
The disc golf course at Willow River State Park will be removed this fall, park officials said Wednesday. The course, which has grown from nine holes to 13, was originally put in place as a pilot program. "Experience has taught us that although disc golf is a popular sport enjoyed...
November 4, 2009 - 2:55pm
August 19, 2009
Bicycle riders participate in Highground event
The weather forecast for Aug. 7 read something like this: showers, thunderstorms, cloudy and a wind speed of about 15 mph. It wasn't an ideal day to be on a bicycle, to say the least. About 22 bicyclist weren't deterred by the weather. The group, which left from the New Richmond...
August 19, 2009 - 11:16am
July 20, 2009
ATV deaths double from last year; registered vehicles down
Nine people have died this year in all-terrain vehicle accidents in Wisconsin. That's almost twice the deaths from last year at this time, even though the number of registered ATVs on the trails is 13 percent less than the previous year. All but two of the nine people killed were...
July 20, 2009 - 9:00am
June 30, 2009
Health warning to avoid blue-green algae during holiday weekend
Wisconsin health officials urge Fourth of July swimmers and boaters to avoid blue-green algae. If you're going on a lake this Fourth of July, Wisconsin health officials say to watch out for blue-green algae. State health officer Seth Foldy says there's a risk in touching or swallowing...
June 30, 2009 - 9:44am
June 11, 2009
Injured and disabled veterans start four-day bicycle trip today in southeast Wisconsin
Injured and disabled veterans are kicking off a four-day bicycle trip today at Waterloo in Jefferson County. The Wounded Warriors' Cycle Ride will make stops in Milwaukee and Kenosha before wrapping up in Chicago on Sunday. The event has taken place since 2004. Organizers say...
June 11, 2009 - 9:00am
March 25, 2009
Speed, alcohol involved in three-fourths of snowmobile crashes
Wisconsin snowmobile deaths are down from a year ago, despite the heavy snows in the early part of the winter. Twenty-three people were killed this season, down from 25. The Department of Natural Resources said speed was a factor in three-fourths of all crashes. And Gary Eddy,...
March 25, 2009 - 9:26am
January 15, 2009
Snowmobilers kill 57 ducks in Fond du Lac County; days after deer killing
Just days after snowmobilers killed five deer in Waupaca County, riders in Fond du Lac apparently rounded up 57 mallard ducks and ran them over with their machines. Necropsies will be performed today on 20 hens and 37 drakes. Department of Natural Resources warden supervisor George...
January 15, 2009 - 9:00am
October 24, 2008
Wisconsin State Parks, Trails and Forests seek to fill park manager jobs
Now may be the time for people interested in working as a park manager at a Wisconsin state park, trail or forest to get that dream job. Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources say individuals interested in a position can take a park manager and natural resources...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Stay afloat with life jackets and online training
Summer's here. Hurrah for boating weather! State recreational safety specialists are reminding boaters that life jackets are required for each occupant aboard a boat. Also, Wisconsin has a new mandatory safety education law. "Today's life jackets are lightweight, compact, and a...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
April 2, 2008
Fewer snowmobile deaths despite more snow
Despite the snowiest winter in years, fewer people died in Wisconsin snowmobile crashes than last season. The DNR put the final death toll at 25, one fewer than a year ago, and two fewer than the average for the last decade. The DNR's Gary Eddy credits the lower death toll to the...
April 2, 2008 - 12:00am
January 14, 2008
Candlelight Ski and Hike Jan. 25 at Willow River State Park
The annual Candlelight Ski and Hike at Willow River State Park is planned from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Nature Center. "We will need some cooperation from Mother Nature to pull this off," said Park manager Darrel Richer. "Although we have some snow, the trails are icy (at...
January 14, 2008 - 12:00am
January 10, 2008
Judge tells ATVs to stay off Amery-Dresser bike trail
A judge in northwest Wisconsin says all-terrain vehicles cannot use the Amery to Dresser state hiking and bicycling trail. Molly Gale-Wyrick, Polk County circuit judge, sided with a citizens group that sued the state DNR. That was after county planners wanted to allow motorized...
January 10, 2008 - 12:00am
January 2, 2008
Snowmobile dealers starting year with a bang
The New Year is starting with a bang for Wisconsin snowmobile dealers. They were blessed by the near-record snowfalls from last month, after their sales suffered for a decade from the relatively dry winters. Mike Eidenberger, who sells Yamaha snowmobiles in Port Washington, said...
January 2, 2008 - 12:00am
December 7, 2007
Nordic skiing lessons offered
The Willow River Nordic Skiing Association has announced its schedule of adult ski lessons at Willow River State Park. Cross country ski lessons will be given on four Saturdays: Dec. 15, Jan. 5, Jan. 19, and Feb. 16. Lessons run from 9 a.m. to noon. Both skiing styles will be offered;...
December 7, 2007 - 12:00am
November 28, 2007
Adult ski lessons begin at Willow River State Park
Cross country ski lessons will be given from 9 a.m. to noon on four Saturdays: Dec. 15, Jan. 5, Jan. 19 and Feb. 16. Both the traditional diagonal stride and skating styles will be offered. A limited selection of equipment may be available.
November 28, 2007 - 12:00am