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Chamber picks Rob Kreibich as new executive director
Middle school Tiger Night set for Sept. 26
Board approves Leo A Daly contract, FirstRobotics team
Tax levy, mill rate go up
Compass awards announced
crime and courts
New Richmond boys soccer team takes MBC lead
New Richmond football uses big plays to sting Durand, 35-7
Somerset football team braces for battle with Ellsworth
New Richmond volleyball team wins Grantsburg Invitational again
St. Croix Central football team unveils more facets of its offense
Riverboat Cruisin’ for Kids
Return of the Border Battle
Heritage Court Art Show set for Sept. 23
Cowgirls take over SomerStar Ranch
arts and entertainment
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Village of Star Prairie Board Proceedings - August 6, 2014
14Cv53 Royal Credit Union vs Dale A Knutson
14CV5 Bank of America vs Troy C Austin, Jon\'a N Austin
Community Right-to-Know About Hazardous Materials - St. Croix County
Town of Somerset, Vil of Somerset & Somerset Fire/Rescue Joint Meeting 7/23/14
Our View: Changes coming to newspaper next week
Letters to the Editor: Sept. 18, 2014
Our View: Fire contract needs to be reworked
Letters to the Editor: Sept. 11, 2014
Our View: City department tour is a valuable tool
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