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Wisconsin roundup: Feds target 2 former Lincoln Hills guards; more state news stories
NR City Council: Hailstorm proceeds to fund sustainability and energy efficiency efforts
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
crime and courts
Cheeseheads return to Cedar Key after a long migration
Friday's Results: SCC boys top New Richmond; Somerset wins at B-W
DiSalvo names his WFCA All-Star coaching staff; Badger named to large school staff
Hockey: Spartans keep edging forward
Tiger girls net first win against Ashland
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 1/2/18 Plan Commission Hearing re: James Place
TOWN OF SOMERSET: 12/6/17 Town Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 11/28/17 Budget Hearing Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Lakeview Loan v. Corey McCutcheon, et al.; Case No. 15-CV-518
FORECLOSURE: Bank of NY Mellon v. Kathleen M. Franzmeier; Case 16-CV-491
Ada Belle Otto
Myrtle "Eric Ostness
Brett Ryan Mueller
Viewpoint: Working for Wisconsin veterans
Viewpoint: Poor broadband access puts rural areas at a disadvantage
Letters to the editor: Dementia strikes every 6 seconds; Support for local candidates
A view from an economist: Use of data
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July 7, 2017
Bike riding, racing opportunities abound within local area
For bicyclists of all experience levels, the Big Ring Flyers Cycling Club offers a wide range of opportunities for involvement. The Big Ring...
July 7, 2017 - 10:57am
January 26, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State audit criticizes DOT planning; private school tax breaks reportedly cost state less; 9 more state news stories
MADISON – A newly released state audit criticizes the Transportation Department for its budgeting process and a lack of internal controls.
January 26, 2017 - 10:57am
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