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July 6, 2017
The Somerset U10 softball team includes (front, l-r) Ella Reese, Camden Kellogg and Emma Settem; (middle) Riley Donahue, Ava Pesha, Isabella Eskierka, Victoria Gomez and Kendra Pritchett; (third row) Ellie Kjellberg, Morgan Kjellberg, Ada Schottler and Natalie Hansen; (back) coaches Derek Kellogg, Ken Kjellberg, Chad Pritchett and Jeff Settem.
Three Somerset youth softball teams qualify for nationals
July 6, 2017 - 9:21am
Matthew Freeberg
Somerset grad killed in Polk County crash
July 6, 2017 - 5:00am
July 3, 2017
Matthew Freeberg
Somerset teen killed in Polk County crash
July 3, 2017 - 10:19am
Max Praschak is joining the UW-River Falls program after spending the past two years as a member of the Wisconsin Badgers.
Max Praschak making the transition from Wisconsin Badgers to UW-River Falls Falcons
July 3, 2017 - 9:38am
July 1, 2017
Somerset students and teachers formed an assembly line to move cinder blocks to pallets in the tornado stricken mobile home park in Chetek. Submitted photo
Somerset students help Chetek tornado victims
July 1, 2017 - 5:00am
June 30, 2017
An UniFirst box truck crashed through the southwest side wall of the Somerset Pizza Planet (253 Main Street) approximately 10:45 a.m. on Thursday, June 29. Photo courtesy of Jerry Germain
UPDATE: Pizza Planet owner -- All employees uninjured, crash could have been worse
June 30, 2017 - 11:29am
June 28, 2017
St. Anne announces third trimester middle school honor roll
June 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 26, 2017
Somerset Elementary School recently announced the top runners from this year’s Mileage Club. This year’s top runners include first-graders (from left): Michael Linder with 65 miles, Cooper Gullickson with 75 miles, first-grader Austin Moeller with 55 miles and  top finisher Nicholas Linka with 95 miles. Students are encouraged to run laps before school, during morning recess and again during day recesses. All miles were run at school during the school day. Photo courtesy of Somerset Elementary
Somerset Elementary announces top Mileage Club finishers
June 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 20, 2017
Pictured are the Somerset Middle School Students of the Month for May, including: Paige Turner, Ella Reese, Mason Miller, Alyssa McGlade, Taylor Cole, Ethan Osborn, Madi Linka, Grace Barritt, Anna Bartig, Tristan Lewis, Cole Mckenzie and Julia Weldon. Jordan Willi / Rivertown Multimedia
May Students of the Month announced at SMS
June 20, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 16, 2017
The Somerset Marching Spartans were among the many marching bands to perform in the 2017 Somerset Pea Soup Days parade on Saturday, June 10. Jordan Willi / Rivertown Multimedia
2017 Pea Soup Days
June 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 15, 2017
An ominous sky full of dark clouds is shown moving over Star Prairie during Sunday’s storm that hit the New Richmond area and beyond. Photo courtesy of Samantha Olson
Sunday’s storm causes damage across New Richmond area
June 15, 2017 - 8:51am
Somerset school district addresses community's concerns over staff contract
June 15, 2017 - 5:00am
June 14, 2017
The Apple River in Somerset was the scene of a stabbing and brawl on Saturday, June 10, according to St. Croix County sheriff's deputies. File photo
Stabbing reported on Apple River
June 14, 2017 - 8:39am
June 9, 2017
Even though this year’s Pea Soup Days Parade Grand Marshals, Sara Measner (left) and Judy Schottler (right), seemed quite confident in their ability to handle the required waving, the mention of autographs did seem to surprise them a touch. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Pea Soup grand marshals more than worthy
June 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 8, 2017
Somerset’s Eve Goldstein made quite a splash at the 2017 WIAA State Track Championships. The freshman placed third in the Division 2 shot put on Friday and fourth in the Division 2 discus throw on Saturday.
Somerset's Goldstein, Meath make impact at WIAA State Track Championships
June 8, 2017 - 9:12am