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Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
Man, woman accused of sexually assaulting child
State law stipulates when headlights must be turned on
Painting the town orange and black
Wonder why the flags are at half staff?
crime and courts
New Richmond football wins Homecoming battle; St. Croix Central returns to win column
New Richmond football ready for Homecoming clash with Somerset
New Richmond runners ready to put on a show in Saturday's home invitational
New Richmond girls tennis went undefeated through MBC dual season
Somerset football team looking to keep its playoff hopes alive
Painting the town orange and black
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
WATDA Foundation donates to county fairgrounds friends
VIDEO: Heritage Weekend at the Heritage Center
The Spirit of Homecoming
Walk raises spirits and funds to battle Alzheimer’s
St. Croix Valley Orchestra seeks musicians
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
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
John William Stephens, 87
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
January 29, 2015
Enterprising teen turns beekeeping hobby into business
Nicholas Simpson was 11 years old when he showed his first interest in beekeeping. Five years later, he’s got a honey business that’s abuzz...
January 29, 2015 - 11:12am
July 31, 2013
WPAs open for haying in St. Croix, Polk and Dunn counties
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has identified more than 1,200 acres that it would like to have hayed during the month of August on Waterfowl Production Areas on Polk, St. Croix and Dunn counties. According to Chris Tosen, wildlife biologist with the St. Croix Wetland Management...
July 31, 2013 - 8:50am
June 15, 2013
FSA nomination process begins
St. Croix County Farm Service Agency county committee farmer candidate nominations begin June 15 and continue through Aug. 1, with elections taking place this fall. The county committee election is for local administrative area 1 (LAA1) which includes the townships of Hudson, Kinnickinnic,...
June 15, 2013 - 8:08am
June 1, 2013
Foundation presents grant to fairgrounds
The New Richmond Area Community Foundation recently presented the Friends of the St. Croix County Fairgrounds with a $500 grant during its next...
June 1, 2013 - 8:00am
April 13, 2013
Community garden season nears
The St. Croix Valley Community Garden is looking for people. People who want to grow their own vegetables. People who want to grow the special varieties they like. People who want to know what was put on those vegetables to help them grow - or keep the weeds down. Community Garden...
April 13, 2013 - 8:17am
February 2, 2013
Spring turkey permits go to 135,000 applicants
There were 135,155 successful applicants in the drawing for 2013 Wisconsin spring wild turkey permits through the spring turkey preference drawing. A total of 234,765 permits will be available for the spring 2013 turkey season, and the remaining permits will be available through...
February 2, 2013 - 8:00am
Law protects even dead bald eagles
A few weeks ago, I received a call from a local resident who had found a dead bald eagle along the Apple River. The bird had apparently flown down from a tree and died along the river, frozen in place with its wings spread. The cause of death was probably related to starvation or...
February 2, 2013 - 8:00am
January 31, 2013
Installing fish cribs is winter chore
It's spooky walking on water even if it is late January and the ice is 20 inches thick. The Snow Trax attached to boots make a biting sound...
January 31, 2013 - 10:16am
Feeling pretty lucky
At 2:30 p.m. on Jan. 2, dairy farmer Rodney Cassellius and his 4-year-old Holstein, No.
January 31, 2013 - 10:12am
January 26, 2013
'Outdoor Happenings': Common Loons
In early January, the St. Croix Valley Bird Club sponsored an exceptional talk on Loons at the Hudson Library. Sam Lewis, from "LoonWatch," spoke...
January 26, 2013 - 8:00am
January 25, 2013
Winter walkers see dramatic changes at WPA
A day before frigid temperatures were predicted to move in, a small group of outdoor enthusiasts joined federal and local staff for their third...
January 25, 2013 - 8:05am
October 19, 2012
Young rider provides home for Rue
When Madison Tornio-Belisle heard about the Young Horse Development Project, offered by the American Quarter Horse Association, she jumped at...
October 19, 2012 - 7:28am
October 4, 2012
St. Croix Fairplex commodity drive now underway
The St. Croix County 4-H Dairy Committee and the Friends of the St. Croix County Fairplex are launching their annual Fall Commodity Drive. This year, the drive is off to a blazing start with the donation of a 1973 fire engine for scrap metal by Steve and Jackie Kumm of New Richmond....
October 4, 2012 - 10:40am
September 13, 2012
4-H members compete at state show
The 2012 Wisconsin State 4-H Dog Show was hosted by Dane County at the Alliant Energy Center Madison on Aug. 24-26. Nearly 400 4-H exhibitors...
September 13, 2012 - 8:27am
August 30, 2012
Holstein Club plans public gathering
Dairy enthusiasts and the general public are invited to attend the Pierce-Pepin Holstein Club's Twilight meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept....
August 30, 2012 - 11:05am