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Slow rebound continues for homebuilding in St. Croix County
A-1 Auto Transport offers Wisconsin students scholarship opportunity
Crews respond to New Richmond crash
City of New Richmond closes on old middle school property
St. Croix EDC seeks nominations for Business of the Year awards
crime and courts
Thursday's Results: New Richmond soccer, SCC volleyball advance
Spartans enjoy the state golf experience
Cross country: Young Tigers win MBC girls meet
Spartans open WIAA tournaments at home
Northwoods League makes it official
A-1 Auto Transport offers Wisconsin students scholarship opportunity
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
PHOTOS: Elementary students take part in International Walk to School day
2017 SCC Homecoming
SHS invites community members to become mentors
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
Crowning Achievements pageant is Nov. 4
Mosaic workshop with Riana de Raad Oct. 21-22 at The Phipps
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 8/23/17 Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 8/2/17 Board Meeting Minutes
FINAL NOTICE: Eye Care Records
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Public Notice- Remove Live Flowers from Cemetery
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 11/13/17 Public Hearing re: Vacate Easements
Richard E. "Dick" Junkans
Esther Scott Wentz
Rozella T. (Starzl) Davidson
Dolores Yvette Baum Strohbeen
Updated viewpoint: The Second Amendment is archaic
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Viewpoint: The Second Amendment is archaic
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
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February 6, 2014
Area schools reschedule days lost to cold weather
With temperatures reaching new lows throughout the month of January, school districts in the area closed schools multiple times due to the cold...
February 6, 2014 - 11:13am
January 10, 2014
Nelson sentencing provides closure; St. Croix Central still healing
A number of St. Croix Central School District staff agree Justin Nelson’s sentencing on Dec. 20, provides a sense of closure to staff and students. They also agree it’s only one step in the long process of healing from the fire Nelson set on April 30, that destroyed parts of St....
January 10, 2014 - 3:13pm
December 13, 2013
Hillside first-graders celebrate the holidays
First-graders at Hillside Elementary celebrated the holidays with a special program called the "Holiday ABCs Christmas Program" on Thursday,...
December 13, 2013 - 12:51pm
November 7, 2013
New Richmond elementary schools celebrate Halloween
Students at Hillside, Starr, Paperjack and St. Mary's Elemenary schools enjoyed a variety of events for Halloween on Oct. 31. Some students walked...
November 7, 2013 - 10:48am
October 16, 2013
CLIMB Theatre to perform bullying prevention plays at two Somerset schools
Bullying is still a hot topic throughout the country, but the actors/educators of CLIMB Theatre hope to do their part in preventing bullying when they perform a series of bullying prevention plays at the Somerset Elementary and Middle Schools Wednesday, Oct. 16.
October 16, 2013 - 4:26pm
October 3, 2013
Board appoints members to Community Commons joint committee
At its Sept. 30 work session, the New Richmond School Board appointed two board members to join a joint committee with the City of New Richmond, Friday Memorial Library and the GEN Network group to discuss the future of the Community Commons. The idea behind the committee, which...
October 3, 2013 - 12:27pm
October 2, 2013
PHOTOS: Somerset Homecoming 2013
Somerset High School students celebrated homecoming last week, Sept. 23-28, with a wide variety of events. (Photos by Dave Newman and Michele...
October 2, 2013 - 2:44pm
September 25, 2013
Sixth kindergarten teacher to be added in Somerset
A sixth kindergarten teacher will be added as quickly as possible in the Somerset School District following a lengthy discussion and vote by the Somerset Board of Education at its Sept. 16 meeting. The large number of children enrolled in kindergarten caught the school district...
September 25, 2013 - 3:01pm
October 30, 2009
New federal report criticizes Wisconsin's school reading standards
A new federal report says Wisconsin's school reading standards are so low, students are shown to be achieving at grade levels without mastering the subject. But state officials say that will change, because they're creating new standardized tests. The U.S. Education Department compared...
October 30, 2009 - 9:07am
May 18, 2009
Students hit the streets for Service Learning Day
An aerial view of New Richmond would have looked like a child with chicken pox on May 15 as clusters of students dressed in red took to the streets to perform various service projects for Service Learning Day. Service Learning Day began several years ago and has become a well known...
May 18, 2009 - 4:02pm
April 24, 2009
City seeks funding to hire possible school resource officer
The New Richmond City Council conducted their regular meeting April 13. Among the business items: Patrol Sergeant Craig Yehlik of the New Richmond Police Department was temporarily promoted to lieutenant for a three-month period. Lieutenant Jerry Cody is recovering from open heart...
April 24, 2009 - 7:18am
SCC renews contract with food service company
St. Croix Central students won't have to adjust to new school lunch recipes next year. The St. Croix Central School Board unanimously voted to renew its food services management contract with Chartwells at their Monday night meeting. The Department of Public Instruction required...
April 24, 2009 - 6:55am
April 23, 2009
Lawsuit won't stop high school graduations at church
A suburban Milwaukee school district says it will not move its high school graduation ceremonies from a large church, despite a lawsuit to stop it. The Americans United for Separation of Church and State carried out their promise to go to court Wednesday. They sued the Elmbrook...
April 23, 2009 - 9:15am
April 20, 2009
Wisconsin schools safer after 1999 Columbine school massacre
It was 10 years ago today when Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold opened fire at Columbine High School near Denver, killing 12 classmates and a teacher. Since then, Wisconsin schools both large and small have locked their side doors and controlled visitors, created elaborate security...
April 20, 2009 - 9:45am
April 17, 2009
Isaac serves as advocate for kids in need
For 21 years, Cynthia Isaac's classroom has been the safe place at the Somerset Elementary School for children with emotional issues. Isaac will be retiring at the end of the school year after her 21st year as the emotional and behavioral disabilities teacher at the elementary school. In...
April 17, 2009 - 7:19am