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NRHS students, staff help out around the community
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
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NRHS students planted trout ahead of fishing opener
Thursday Sports: Track teams all qualify athletes for WIAA state meet
New Richmond girls soccer proves it deserves to be called champions
Monday Sports: MBC baseball champions crowned, track regionals held
Teamwork drove St. Croix Central girls to MBC track title
NRHS students, staff help out around the community
Somerset High School graduates Class of 2017
Broken back can't stop Viebrock from racing
Nelson brothers: Through tragedy they have triumphed
Learning to run a business
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Second Pea Soup Medallion Hunt clue announced
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
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PUBLISHED NOTICE: Acuity v. Justin L. Smith; Case No. 17-SC-882
TOWN OF RICHMOND: 2017 Liquor License Applications
TOWN OF ERIN PRAIRIE: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
PROBATE NOTICE: Jean T. Roach Estate; Case No. 17PR31
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Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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February 24, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
Thousands of Wisconsin school students have three day weekends, thanks to a snowstorm that could bring up to 12 inches in the western third of the state by Saturday morning. As of 6 a.m., about 90 of the state's 424 public school districts closed their doors Friday — and some made...
February 24, 2017 - 10:20am
February 23, 2017
UPDATE: Storm tracks south, sparing metro-area commute
Parts of southeastern Minnesota and west-central Wisconsin were hit with several inches of snow overnight and Friday morning, Feb. 24, but accumulation...
February 23, 2017 - 9:57am
February 22, 2017
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Following a stretch of unseasonably warm temperatures in February, snow is back in the forecast. A winter storm is expected to blanket the region...
February 22, 2017 - 2:54pm
November 16, 2016
Here it comes: Snow possible Friday in eastern Minn. and western Wis.
The season's first winter storm is forecasted to blow in Friday, Nov. 18, with as much as a foot of snow, though eastern Minnesota and western...
November 16, 2016 - 12:15pm
February 3, 2016
Storm brought more than a foot of snow, crashes aplenty
More than a foot of snow fell Tuesday in parts of western Wisconsin during a storm that led to treacherous driving for many motorists. According to the National Weather Service, Clear Lake in northern St. Croix County received 13 inches of snow as of 8:42 a.m. Wednesday. About 9 inches...
February 3, 2016 - 12:05pm
December 29, 2015
Snow piles up in St. Croix, Pierce counties; more to come today
Pierce and St. Croix counties were spared the brunt of a snowstorm that dropped more than a foot of accumulation elsewhere in Wisconsin. As of 7 a.m., River Falls – which rests in both St. Croix and Pierce counties – had received 4.5 inches of snow, according to the National Weather...
December 29, 2015 - 8:35am
May 7, 2015
Mild winter easy on Public Works budget
After the previous winter, Mother Nature owed us one. And this past winter, we collected. The 2013-14 winter was a particularly miserable one for New Richmond Public Works and local utilities. Because of the abundance of snow and ice, and extreme cold that caused water pipes to freeze...
May 7, 2015 - 9:36am
November 20, 2014
Ready or not, winter is here; Local public works were prepared early for winter’s arrival
After last year’s interminable, arctic winter, it seems a bit too soon to be caught up in that season’s icy clutches again. This winter season...
November 20, 2014 - 9:40am
November 13, 2014
St. Croix Central schools to open two hours late
According to a message on the St. Croix Central School District website, all St. Croix Central schools will start two hours late on Tuesday, Nov. 11, due to icy road conditions. There is not yet any indication whether New Richmond or Somerset schools will be closed or open late. This...
November 13, 2014 - 8:37pm
March 6, 2014
Snowmobilers enjoying best winter in years
This winter has tried the patience of even the most diehard fans of winter. Well, almost. If you have commuted between New Richmond and Star...
March 6, 2014 - 10:41am
February 27, 2014
Volunteers help dig out fire hydrants
More than 25 community members, including members of the city staff and the New Richmond Fire Department, responded to a call for volunteers...
February 27, 2014 - 9:53am
February 13, 2014
Making the most of the snow
Anyone who has driven down Charleston Drive in the last month has most likely seen the giant wolf snow sculpture in the front yard of one of...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 13, 2014 - 12:25pm
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