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Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 25
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
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
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
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Joel E. Branjord, 52
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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 11, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Another soaking in store for western Wisconsin; opposition emerges to Walker road funding; eight more state news stories
Flash flood watches are in effect for much of the western half of Wisconsin through early Friday, and some places could get up to five inches of rain -- on top of several inches that already fell on parts of St. Croix County. The National Weather Service says a moist airmass will...
August 11, 2016 - 9:14am
August 2, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls for UW tuition freeze; public schools No. 5 nationally; nine more state news stories
MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker tells all state agencies they should assume there will be zero funding growth for them in the next Wisconsin budget. Those agencies are on the clock, needing to have their proposals to the governor's office by Sept. 15. Walker says he wants to extend...
August 2, 2016 - 11:58am
April 19, 2016
Walker visits Hudson, takes aim at child-sex trafficking
HUDSON -- Gov. Scott Walker used Hudson as his launching pad Tuesday when he signed a bill targeting child-sex trafficking. “It’s really...
News/crime and courts
April 19, 2016 - 1:48pm
September 18, 2015
Wisconsin braces for more rain; Walker campaign reboots with eye on Iowa; Favre gets company in elite club; six more statewide stories
SULLIVAN -- Folks in southern Wisconsin are bracing for a second straight night of torrential rains. Two-to-4 inches fell Thursday night between Madison and Kenosha. The National Weather Service says another inch or so is likely in the same places Friday night. A flash flood...
September 18, 2015 - 7:29am
April 24, 2015
Murtha hears concerns about Walker's budget at New Richmond listening session
State Rep. John Murtha (R-Baldwin) held a listening session Friday at the New Richmond Civic Center so he could hear the public’s concerns...
April 24, 2015 - 9:34am
February 19, 2015
Governor's budget could cost St. Croix Central district $230,000
As Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed 2015-17 budget heads to the legislative budget committee, the St. Croix Central School District is left contemplating how it might make up for $230,000 it could lose in direct state aid should the budget pass as proposed. Walker’s proposal would...
February 19, 2015 - 10:16am
Somerset School District deficit could balloon to $780,000 with Walker's proposed budget
Somerset School District is bracing itself for a big budget cut. During the superintendent’s report at Monday night’s Somerset Board of Education meeting, District Administrator Randy Rosburg shared documents with board members showing how the district’s $550,000 deficit for...
February 19, 2015 - 10:14am
Our View: Harsdorf, Knudson get crack at altering Walker's budget
Harsh criticism has followed Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed new budget, particularly as it pertains to spending cuts for the University of Wisconsin System and K-12 public education. Wisconsinites can’t be blamed for asking why, in the midst of a booming national economy, our state...
February 19, 2015 - 10:06am
February 12, 2015
Many listen in, vent to Knudson at River Falls listening session
Not all of Dean Knudson’s listening sessions are big attractions. But Friday afternoon’s at River Falls City Hall was one. All seats in the council chambers were occupied. Spurred on by Gov. Scott Walker’s new budget, those attending voiced questions and concerns of the Republican...
February 12, 2015 - 11:06am
Harsdorf says lots of work will go into state budget
As discussions on Gov. Scott Walker’s biennial budget proposal heat up, Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) reminds voters this is just the start of the process and urges them to ask questions and talk to lawmakers. “This is the governor’s budget, and it’s now in our hands,”...
February 12, 2015 - 11:04am
September 11, 2014
Walker roars into town on Harley
It’s not uncommon for political candidates to go on bus tours of their districts and make as many campaign stops as possible ahead of an important...
September 11, 2014 - 2:03pm
April 17, 2014
Governor tours Western Wisconsin Cancer Center
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker visited New Richmond on Friday, April 11, to meet with members of the community and tour the Western Wisconsin Cancer...
April 17, 2014 - 11:03am
December 5, 2013
Burke makes campaign stop in western Wisconsin
More than 60 devoted western Wisconsin Democrats gathered at Paddy Ryan’s Irish Pub in Hudson on Sunday, Dec. 1, to hear Wisconsin gubernatorial...
December 5, 2013 - 9:36am
October 30, 2013
Gov. Walker visits New Richmond manufacturer
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made a brown bag visit to Engineered Propulsion Systems Inc. in New Richmond on Monday, Oct. 28. The governor...
October 30, 2013 - 3:47pm
May 4, 2009
Republicans give Walker early endorsement for governor's post
Wisconsin Republicans went home from their state convention in La Crosse Sunday with an unofficial early endorsement of Scott Walker for governor. Of the 423 delegates answering a straw poll from wispolitics.com, 93 percent gave Walker the nod over former Racine congressman Mark...
May 4, 2009 - 9:16am