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New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
arts and entertainment
16PR65 In the matter of the estate of Frederick Charles Parnell
16SC854 Notice in Replevin - Dennis R Offerman & Dawn M Phillips
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
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Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
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
Roberts Village Board
February 5, 2015
Candidates identified for spring elections
Election season is upon us. Ballots are set for the April 7 election in many area municipalities, and at least one municipality will have a primary on Feb. 17. Municipalities that use a caucus process to nominate candidates have until Jan. 27 to complete that process. The...
February 5, 2015 - 10:06am
January 14, 2015
Roberts Board approves addition of antennas to water tower
Following a powerpoint presentation Monday night by Steve Pott of PSC Alliance, the Roberts Village Board unanimously approved the addition of two 20-foot VHF antennas and one 6-foot microwave dish to the top of the water tower and a 12-foot-by-24-foot communication equipment shelter...
January 14, 2015 - 11:06am
November 13, 2014
Neighborhood junkyard irks board, residents
Last April, the Roberts Village Board approved a one-year extension for Ralph May’s Scrappy recycling business provided he remove the recycling materials from his premises by Good Neighbor Days. The 2014 Good Neighbor Days has come and gone but apparently May has has not removed...
November 13, 2014 - 11:12am
September 11, 2014
Dollar General coming to Roberts
The Roberts Village Board approved a site plan and business plan of operation for a Dollar General store at its meeting Monday night. If all goes according to plan, the building could be completed by July 15. The store will be located south of Hackman Town & Country on Wagner...
September 11, 2014 - 12:26pm
August 14, 2014
Kastens appointed emergency management director
Following a closed session Monday night, the Roberts Village Board announced the appointment of police officer Joe Kastens to the position of emergency management director. Kastens will assume the duties of the new position in conjunction with his existing responsibilities as a police...
August 14, 2014 - 1:55pm
July 17, 2014
Shafer appointed as emergency management director
Wisconsin state statutes require municipalities to have an emergency management director. “There is an issue with this. In the divine wisdom of the upper management of the State of Wisconsin, it appears that this is now a paid position,” said Roberts Village Board President...
July 17, 2014 - 10:50am
June 13, 2014
Board approves police department’s request to apply for COPS grant
Police and public works matters were on the agenda at the Monday, June 9 meeting of the Roberts Village Board. Officer Aaron McWilliams requested permission to apply for the COPS grant, which the board unanimously approved. The grant would provide state funding for 75 percent...
June 13, 2014 - 9:29am
May 16, 2014
Roberts board approves assessment for street project
The Roberts Village Board approved a special assessment at its meeting Monday evening to fund the Maple and Park streets construction project scheduled to begin next month shortly after Good Neighbor Days. The assessment will appear on 2014 property tax bills in November and is payable...
May 16, 2014 - 7:48am
April 18, 2014
Board urges residents to participate in task force
At Monday night’s Roberts Village Board meeting, Roberts resident Mark Hamlin told trustees he was concerned that the community was seriously underrepresented at the meeting of the newly formed St. Croix Central School District Facilities Task Force (FTF) held at the elementary...
April 18, 2014 - 11:14am
February 14, 2014
Board adds $100,000 to 2014 streets project budget
Angi Goodwin of Ayres Associates presented a preliminary proposal outlining improvements to Maple Street including the addition of a five-foot sidewalk on the railroad side of the street and new curbs and gutters for a total of $100,000 at the Roberts Village Board meeting Monday,...
February 14, 2014 - 11:05am
Roberts board meets to discuss purchases, billing
The Village of Roberts board meeting on Monday, Aug. 10 featured a short agenda with a lot discussion. "Junkyard sanctioning" Sonia Kubesh, officer-in-charge, said her department had taken inventory of the areas that have "junk in the yards." They will be sending letters to the...
August 14, 2009 - 8:00am