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Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
Fender bender on South Knowles
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Sept. 26
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
John William Stephens, 87
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
Sister Irene LeMire, CSJ, 93
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
Real Estate Showcase
August 12, 2016
Road Construction update
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) provides a weekly update on road construction in the northwest region, which includes the counties of Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer,...
August 12, 2016 - 3:23pm
October 22, 2015
Roads not closed: Construction season continues year-round
Just because we are inching closer to late fall doesn’t mean that other Wisconsin season – the road construction season – isn’t going...
October 22, 2015 - 1:42pm
July 17, 2009
Local governments brace for a 70 percent price hike for road salt
The price of driving on clear roads could get a lot higher this winter. Local officials in northeast Wisconsin say they're facing a 70 percent increase in the cost of road salt. They say the price is now almost $57 a ton, up from just more than $33 last year. Most communities...
July 17, 2009 - 9:02am
March 23, 2009
Bids: Star Prairie Gravel Roads
request for bids town of star prairie The Town Board of the Town of Star Prairie, St. Croix County, request bids for grading Township gravel roads. Bids must be submitted to Doug Rivard, Town Chairman at 2118 Cook Drive, Somerset, WI 54025 by April 2, 2009. Bids will be opened...
March 23, 2009 - 3:11pm
February 19, 2009
Updated: Doyle says he's open to tolls on Wisconsin highways
Are Wisconsinites getting more open to charging tolls on some of our highways? The answer is yes, according to the head of a state road-building group. Craig Thompson of the Transportation Development Association says the people's long-standing opposition to tolls is melting away...
February 19, 2009 - 9:00am
January 13, 2009
Frigidly cold temperatures could lead to slick roads
If you'll be doing any traveling over the next several days, slow down. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) reminds motorists that normal driving conditions will be difficult to achieve with the single-digit and sub-zero temperatures forecast for the next several...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
Icy roads claim three lives over weekend
Icy roads caused by freezing rain killed at least three people in the southern half of Wisconsin this past weekend. In Grant County, the Wisconsin State Patrol said Sandra Paulson, 54 and Albee Paulson, 62, both of Monroe, died after their car collided with an oncoming semi-truck. It...
January 5, 2009 - 9:00am
October 3, 2008
September was safest on state roads since World War II
Wisconsin just finished its safest September for traffic deaths since World War II. Fifty people were killed in crashes throughout the state last month. That's down from 82 last September. The Department of Transportation says drivers have been slowing down and driving less due...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Debate could heat up over plan to close roads in state's only national forest
You may soon hear more debate over a plan close 55 percent of the roads in Wisconsin's only national forest. Starting Saturday, the U.S. Forest Service will give people 30 more days to comment on closing vehicle access to 2,500 miles of roads in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest...
July 18, 2008 - 9:00am
July 1, 2008
Most Wisconsin highways open for July 4th weekend
Most major Wisconsin highways, including Interstates, that were closed during the recent floods are now open for Fourth of July holiday travelers. An up-to-date list and map of road closures on major Wisconsin highways are available on the WisDOT Web site at www.dot.wisconsin.gov...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am