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Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
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Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
Fender bender on South Knowles
crime and courts
New Richmond soccer seeing its efforts pay off
New Richmond girls golf headed to sectionals after perfect MBC season
New Richmond volleyball learns from painful defeat
St. Croix Central volleyball remains unbeaten in MBC
St. Croix Central runners benefit from running at Roy Griak Invitational
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
VIDEO: Gov. Walker pays a visit to SCC’s Fab Lab
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
Gregory's Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Saturday
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
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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 19, 2016
More than 20 arrested at Somerset concert
A popular Somerset concert that has drawn controversy in years past concluded last weekend with numerous arrests. The four-day Summer Set Music and Camping Festival held at at Somerset Amphitheater from Thursday to Sunday turned up 24 arrests — most of which stemmed from drug-related...
News/crime and courts
August 19, 2016 - 5:51pm
Trial set for Somerset man accused in police pursuit
A Somerset man who led police on an interstate chase involving five law enforcement agencies — all for a stolen bottle of booze — went to Washington County District Court to face felony charges of car theft, receiving stolen property and fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle....
News/crime and courts
August 19, 2016 - 5:45pm
2016 Preview: Somerset football faces one of the toughest schedules in the state
If the Somerset football team achieves its 2016 goals, it will be done against one of the most daunting schedules of any high school team in...
August 19, 2016 - 10:45am
2016 Preview: Somerset girls golf banking on balance, consistency
The Somerset girls golf team is hoping that consistency and a balanced lineup can lead them to a middle of the pack finish in the 2016 Middle...
August 19, 2016 - 9:41am
Somerset's Eve Goldstein is a national track champion
Eve Goldstein hasn’t yet begun high school, but her athletic accomplishments would make any athlete proud. Goldstein is a national champion,...
August 19, 2016 - 9:18am
August 18, 2016
Somerset's Jack Cichy featured in Wisconsin Badgers video
Somerset native Jack Cichy is being featured this week by the University of Wisconsin. The video discusses what it means for Cichy to be a Wisconsin native and to get to play for the Bagders. Here is the link: http://www.uwbadgers.com/news/2016/8/18/football-homegrown-jack-cichy.aspx...
August 18, 2016 - 1:42pm
August 12, 2016
New Richmond woman convicted in homicide-by-vehicle case
Sentencing set for September A New Richmond woman accused by prosecutors of driving drunk during a fatal 2015 crash pleaded guilty in the case...
News/crime and courts
August 12, 2016 - 6:05pm
Somerset 12U softball team wins twice at national tournament
Somerset’s 12U fastpitch softball team earned two wins in its national tournament, played in Pekin, Ill., on July 28-30. The tournament completes...
August 12, 2016 - 9:59am
August 11, 2016
Somerset's Bryan Witzmann in camp with Dallas Cowboys
Somerset native Bryan Witzmann is in the training camp of the Dallas Cowboys for the 2016 National Football League pre-season. Witzmann faces...
August 11, 2016 - 10:46am
August 5, 2016
Somerset's Jon Bucklew got to experience soccer in Rio this summer
Want to know what it’s like to play soccer in Rio de Janeiro, the site of the 2016 Olympic Games, which begin this week? Ask Somerset native...
August 5, 2016 - 1:50pm
July 22, 2016
Somerset Chamber holds ribbon-cutting for new office
The Somerset Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting event at its new office space at 242 Main St. (side entrance) in Somerset. The space is...
July 22, 2016 - 8:21am
July 21, 2016
Somerset school board approves tentative deficit for 2016-17
Value of teachers outweighs balanced budget Monday night’s school board meeting in Somerset opened amid an air of fiscal inquisition. Board...
July 21, 2016 - 1:05pm
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
A woman who floated past warning signs ahead of the dam along the Apple River was rescued by a boater Thursday in the town of Somerset. Somerset Fire Chief Travis Belisle said the 20-year-old woman went past the signs along the river and “ended up a few hundred feet from the dam.”...
July 21, 2016 - 9:19am
July 18, 2016
Huerta hired as new girls varsity hockey coach
Bob Huerta is stepping up the coaching ladder to become the new varsity coach for the Western Wisconsin Stars girls hockey team. Huerta replaces Hillary Toulson, who resigned following the 2016 season. Huerta has coached in the Stars system the past four seasons at the youth levels....
July 18, 2016 - 8:09am
July 17, 2016
Legion baseball seasons head toward playoffs
The briefness of the summer is shown in the fact that the American Legion baseball seasons are already reaching their conclusions, with playoffs...
July 17, 2016 - 2:17pm