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Background Paradise breaks ground on new headquarters facility
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
New Richmond Council chooses engineer for upcoming street projects
New Richmond woman accused of felony check fraud
Hammond man charged in New Richmond domestic assault case
crime and courts
Fall’s care for New Richmond athletes draws major honor
Ten local youth wrestlers qualify for state tournament
Five local players get all-state hockey honors; Hallmark named to first team
Five local players selected for 2015 WFCA state football all-star game
Somerset's Reed Kelly scores three goals in state senior hockey tournament
NRHS culinary students get taste of running a restaurant
SCC band performs at Walt Disney World
Somerset School Board candidate forum scheduled for March 30
NRHS Academic Decathlon team grabs D2 state title
Somerset students perform ‘The Princess Bride’
Roberts woman joins national effort to help caregivers of ill or wounded veterans
Horse of a lifetime: Local horse earns national honor
Area restaurants ready for second annual Burger Battle
Register for the New Richmond Community Garage Sale
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
arts and entertainment
15CV135 In the matter of the name change of Michele Ann Kron
Village of Somerset - Environmental Assessment for Arnold Street Water Extension
Petition for Detachment of Land from the Village of Somerset
Town of Somerset - Advertisement for Bids - 2015 TRI-D Town Road
Village of Somerset - Public Hearing Notice April 2
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Alfred W. Perrin, 94
Mae M. Vehrs, 95
Allen Bert Jacobson, 85
Steven J. Allers
Our View: Cost estimates put Commons, library projects in question
Editor's Notebook: It's time to hit the trails
Letters to the Editor: March 26, 2015
Our View: Sunshine Week is all about open government
Letters to the Editor: March 19, 2015
Get Out! Deals
April 17, 2009
Bids: North Access Road
advertisement for bids Sealed bids for the construction of North Access Road, Campus Wide Road Improvements, and High School Bus Access Street, for the Somerset School District in one contract, as follows: Common Excavation 13,000 cy Granular Subbase 3,500 cy Crushed Aggregate...
April 17, 2009 - 3:47pm
April 10, 2009
Bids: Somerset Road Maintenance
Town of Somerset Advertisement for Bids Please take notice that sealed bids will be received by the Town of Somerset Clerk until12:00 noon on Friday, May 1, 2009. The sealed bids will be opened at the Town of Somerset Transportation & Facilities Committee meeting on Monday, May...
April 10, 2009 - 4:21pm
Paperjack Road project put on back burner
The reconstruction of Paperjack Creek Road is now scheduled for 2011. The project was previously considered for reconstruction in 2009 or 2010. Robert Barbian, New Richmond Planning and Community Development director, said there is no need to move flower gardens or plantings for...
April 10, 2009 - 6:47am
March 6, 2009
Frozen road declaration ending in Wisconsin
Forecasts for warming weather throughout the state have prompted the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) to announce that the frozen road declaration will end and spring thaw requirements will be in effect on all state highways effective at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, March...
March 6, 2009 - 9:32am
March 4, 2009
Federal-funded road construction work to start in May
Construction will begin in May and June on the Wisconsin road projects approved as part of the large federal spending package. The first funds were released Tuesday. The bill that balanced the current state budget last month also listed highway projects for the first $300 million...
March 4, 2009 - 9:00am
December 29, 2008
Road salt becoming issue among Midwestern states
Wisconsin has more than its share of precious road salt among Midwest states. That's according to officials in Ohio, which is recommending that the Midwest work together in managing the commodity. Ohio says states should cooperate and not compete in having good winter roads. And...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
Fatal crash causes 7-mile backup on I-94
Traffic finally returned to normal overnight on Interstate-94 in Jefferson County, nine hours after a semi-truck driver was killed in a crash. The State Patrol said the truck left the westbound lanes, skidded and was crushed when it hit the abutment of a freeway overpass at Switzke...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
November 28, 2008
Neighboring states trying to pinch some Wisconsin's road salt
Here's something to think about when you're riding on a dry, salted road this winter - Illinois may have wanted to steal that salt. Illinois is among several states that are short on road salt for the winter and some officials there are looking to Wisconsin, where most counties are...
November 28, 2008 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
Questions loom over road construction funds
Wisconsin has enough money to pay for its road work from this summer. But as the federal Highway Trust Fund heads toward a deficit, officials wonder if they can afford future projects - like the $1.8 billion re-building of Interstate-94 that's planned from Milwaukee to the Illinois...
September 11, 2008 - 9:00am
July 30, 2008
Eau Claire man to stand trial in road rage stabbing death
An Eau Claire man has been ordered to stand trial in a stabbing death said to be caused by road rage. A judge ruled Tuesday that there's enough evidence to try Yeng Moua, 25, in the July 18 death of Joseph Weisenbeck, 28, of Menomonie. A date for a plea hearing was not immediately...
July 30, 2008 - 9:00am