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UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
UPDATED: Walker backs away from changes to open records law but is mum on his role Budget measure’s wording similar to recent documents from governor and DOA
As budget revisions near end, lawmakers back-track on sweeping records closure; more Wisconsin stories
AnglingBuzz: The Walleye - Mayfly Connection
Sex offender-parolee arrested in Baldwin
crime and courts
Dakota Belter continues his baseball journey
New bike tour coming to New Richmond
Playoff hopes for New Richmond Millers hang by a thread
American Legion baseball teams keeping busy
Ehlenfeldt to fish at B.A.S.S. college nationals
Berg to spend next year in Germany
New Richmond School District finalist for Farmers Grow Rural Education grant
Somerset Schools receive AODA grant which promotes student care
SCC School Board approves implementation of athletic fees
WITC Administrator Huftel announces retirement
Celebrating the final mile
The power of music 25 years later
Deer Park Village Celebration
Coming home again
‘The run of the ship’
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerest Plan Commission - Public Hearing Notice July 20
15PR52 In the matter of the estate of Michael J Givens
Notice of Public Hearing August 8 - City of New Richmond
St. Croix County Community Development July 23 Public Hearing Notice
15PR50 In the matter of the estate of Robert Louis Huber a/k/a Robert L Huber
Delores Dahl, 79
Virginia Rabitory, 62
Melody Murphy, 61
Wayne R. Jacques, 84
Letters to the Editor: July 2, 2015
The new arrival
Letters to the Editor: June 25, 2015
Band trip was a life-changing event
Letters to the Editor: June 18, 2015
Get Out! Deals
April 23, 2010
Local family among model search finalists
Brian and Meagan Blietz of New Richmond are the finalists in the 2010 International Charity Model Search to select North America's Cutest Family...
April 23, 2010 - 7:52am
January 28, 2010
Fires destroy buildings in rural New Richmond, Somerset
Early morning fires kept local fire departments busy each of the past two mornings. On Wednesday morning, four fire departments were called out to a fire at a building which housed the Aqua Mates swimming pool business and shop. Many of the resident's vehicles and recreational vehicles...
January 28, 2010 - 2:42pm
Lenzner, Schnitzler honored by Chamber; 3 businesses lauded
Some 200 New Richmond Chamber members and guests gathered Wednesday evening over dinner at Suzanna's Restaurant to reflect on the year past,...
business / news
January 28, 2010 - 11:00am
September 11, 2009
NR emergency crews assist trapped woman
The New Richmond Fire Department and the New Richmond Ambulance and Rescue Service were called out for a rescue at around 3:15 p.m. Friday. An...
September 11, 2009 - 3:25pm
June 26, 2009
New Richmond American Legion team starts out 6-0
Having a young varsity team has proved to be a benefit for the New Richmond American Legion baseball program. Nearly the entire varsity team moved on to play with the Legion team and it showed with New Richmond getting out to a 6-0 start in the summer season. The best challenge...
June 26, 2009 - 1:32pm
June 25, 2009
A cross to bear: Carrying a burden for others
As thermometers crept toward 95 degrees on Monday, most people were praising their air conditioning. One man, however, was walking along Highway...
June 25, 2009 - 10:01am
May 14, 2009
NR vs. Borst, Day 2: police chief pressed to define 'junk'
Define "junk." That was part of the task for the New Richmond Chief of Police Mark Samelstad Thursday morning, while giving testimony in the case of the City of New Richmond versus Vernon Borst. Borst is having his days in court after receiving 40 citations from the city in 2007,...
May 14, 2009 - 3:58pm
May 13, 2009
Opening arguments heard Wednesday in New Richmond vs. Borst
For the second time this year, the city of New Richmond vs. Vernon Borst commenced in a St. Croix County court room Wednesday morning, after a mistrial was declared in the case in January. The case pits the city against a couple who claim they are simply making a living selling used...
May 13, 2009 - 1:45pm
May 8, 2009
Tiger boys win title at Ellsworth
Chalk up another championship for the New Richmond boys track team. The Tigers went to Ellsworth on Friday and captured the championship in the 2009 Ellsworth Invitational. This one was not even close. The Tigers finished the meet with 169 points. Ellsworth and Osceola tied for...
May 8, 2009 - 7:34am
April 24, 2009
Proud to be a Peacock
New Richmond High School senior Ashley Peterson signed a national letter of intent last Friday to accept a tennis scholarship to attend Upper...
April 24, 2009 - 7:21am
New Richmond businesses ask for a first shot at area shoppers
New Richmond area businesses want you to give them a try. The New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce has launched a new shop local campaign, titled New Richmond First.
April 24, 2009 - 7:21am
City seeks funding to hire possible school resource officer
The New Richmond City Council conducted their regular meeting April 13. Among the business items: Patrol Sergeant Craig Yehlik of the New Richmond Police Department was temporarily promoted to lieutenant for a three-month period. Lieutenant Jerry Cody is recovering from open heart...
April 24, 2009 - 7:18am
Letter: New shelves help out non-profit
To the Editor: Recently Econofoods gave "like-new" shelving to the Five Loaves Food & Clothing Center. Their crew installed the shelving, which holds more items, thereby reducing the amount of time volunteers need to spend restocking the shelves. We sincerely appreciate this gift...
April 24, 2009 - 7:12am
Rail park being considered for New Richmond
Two prospective industries for New Richmond have expressed an interest in having railroad service to their proposed new buildings. The only trouble is that constructing a railroad spur to service new businesses is an expensive proposition and city officials don't know where the money...
April 24, 2009 - 7:06am
NRHS forensics team enjoys state success
The New Richmond High School forensics team performed well on Friday, April 17, at the state competition held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. With a full team of 25 entries, the maximum a team can take, NRHS earned eight Critic's Choice Awards, nine All-State Awards and six...
April 24, 2009 - 7:00am