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Somerset district report card meets expectations
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Green Bay Packers vs. Houston Texans: Packers win in snow globe game
Monday's results: New Richmond boys basketball falls to 0-4
Friday's results: St. Croix Central girls basketball upsets Somerset, New Richmond tops Osceola
Casey Eckardt officiates 14th state championship game
Martell scores school record 41 points; Somerset girls basketball rolls in MBC opener
Somerset district report card meets expectations
NRMS November Students of the Month
Somerset School Board: District report card meets expectations
SCC School Board discusses district report card
NRHS/USFWS Prairie Plug Project wins state award
Somerset Public Library: December is here
Hammond Public Library: Coming up at the library
Families create tabletop pieces at Art in the Park event
Kroeze taking his music to the Middle East
Buzz cuts for Andre
arts and entertainment
Cedar Lake Alum Treatment Invitation for Bid
City of New Richmond - Public Hearing Notice Jan. 3, 2017
Bass Lake Management Plan Review
16SC1232 New Richmond Properties LLC vs Brian Bonse
Village of Somerset - November 15, 2016 Minutes
Peter L. Dardine, 68
Arlene M. Emerson, 96
Michael R. "Mickey" Liberty, 75
Janet R. Belisle, 77
Lois Audrey Morales
Inquiring Reporter: What is your favorite or least favorite thing to float in Jell-O?
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Dec. 1, 2016: Letters to the Editor
Changing times and the sway of the trees
Everything I need to know about politics I learned in fourth grade
Real Estate Showcase
Somerset Village Board
November 25, 2016
Somerset village board approves $1,392,498 tax levy; considers Amphitheater's owner request
Amphitheater owner contests doubling of police rate Following a public hearing before a full house, trustees for the Village of Somerset approved a budget of $1,801,453 for 2017 at their meeting last Tuesday night. The budget includes $15,000 in merit pay yet to be assigned. Trustees...
November 25, 2016 - 3:00pm
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
December 23, 2014
Dollar General store hopes to open by mid-summer
Somerset village officials have been working for weeks with DGI-Somerset LLC to bring a Dollar General store to town. At the Dec. 18 Somerset...
December 23, 2014 - 11:00am
November 26, 2014
Village, county waiting for Summer Set payment
Somerstar Entertainment has failed to make its payment to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department, Somerset Police Department and Somerset Fire/Rescue for services rendered during the Summer Set Music Festival, held Aug. 15-18. According to Somerset village deputy clerk/treasurer...
November 26, 2014 - 11:19am
October 30, 2014
Employee placed on paid leave; Chief Briggs set to retire
The Somerset Village Board meeting began on Tuesday, Oct. 21, with a nearly hour-long closed session to consider the discipline of a public employee. Village President Jeff Johnson said it was necessary to convene immediately into closed session due to the urgent nature of the matter....
October 30, 2014 - 11:13am
September 25, 2014
Transfer of roadways to village considered
Discussions at the Somerset Village Board meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 16, highlighted the possible jurisdictional transfer of roadways between...
September 25, 2014 - 11:07am
July 24, 2014
Traffic lights get the green light
The Somerset Village Board unanimously voted to take part in a highway safety improvement program at its July 15 meeting that will install traffic lights at the Highway 35/County Road C intersection. Village Trustee Ryan Sicard said the village was approached by Wisconsin Department...
July 24, 2014 - 2:27pm
La Grandeur expansion funding approved
The La Grandeur Road expansion project and funding were given the green light at the Somerset Village Board meeting Tuesday, July 15, to the tune of $1.095 million. Bids opened June 20 for the project, which will expand La Grandeur Road northward through the industrial park to...
July 24, 2014 - 2:25pm
June 26, 2014
Planning for future growth
With the new St. Croix River Crossing due to be complete in a couple of years, the Somerset area and the Apple River watershed are poised for growth. Chuck Schwartz, a senior project engineer with MSA Professional Services and the coalition engineer of the newly formed Highway...
June 26, 2014 - 10:52am
May 30, 2014
Potential village annexation draws neighbors’ ire
The potential annexation of a 37-acre agricultural parcel at the corner of County Road I and 60th Street into the Village of Somerset drew so...
May 30, 2014 - 6:02pm
Village applies for grant to rehab Arnold Street
The Somerset Village Board unanimously voted to apply for a Community Development Block Grant at its Tuesday, May 20, meeting, which would be...
May 30, 2014 - 6:01pm
April 25, 2014
Donohoe leaving Somerset village
For nearly 19 years, Pam Donohoe has been the person who has managed the day-to-day operations of the Village of Somerset. Donohoe is leaving...
April 25, 2014 - 7:47am
Lagrandeur Road will expand northward
The Somerset Village Board hopes to begin letting bids by June for the Lagrandeur Road expansion project. The new segment of Lagrandeur Road,...
April 25, 2014 - 7:40am
March 27, 2014
Village water rates to rise; Event requirements change
Village of Somerset residents may soon see an increase in charges on their water bills. According to Village Trustee and Public Works Committee member Bartt Palmer, the Public Service Commission is requesting the village raise its water rates at least 5 percent, or up to 6.5 percent....
March 27, 2014 - 5:21pm
Village annexes three acres; will apply for trail grant
The Somerset Village Board at its Nov. 19 regular board meeting agreed to annex a three-acre parcel that Matt Mithun of the Somerset Amphitheater is in the process of buying. The owners of the amphitheater are buying what is known as the Scott Knutson property, located currently...
November 27, 2013 - 2:28pm