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VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
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December 10, 2016
Village of Star Prairie Board approves 2017 budget worth $345,794
Village of Star Prairie The Village of Star Prairie Board of Trustees unanimously approved a budget of $345,794 for 2017 at a special meeting held last Wednesday evening, Nov. 30, at the community center. The new budget includes a property tax levy of $232,117, representing an increase...
December 10, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 12, 2016
Village of Star Prairie: Sanitary sewer reconstruction project hits glitch
If you have driven through the Village of Star Prairie recently, you have most likely encountered some traffic congestion as you leave the village headed north on Highway 65. Heavy equipment required to complete construction on the North Area Sanitary Sewer Reconstruction Project...
November 12, 2016 - 5:00am
November 11, 2016
Star Prairie: Sanitary sewer reconstruction project hits glitch
Trustees raise monthly sewer rate $3 starting in 2017 If you have driven through the Village of Star Prairie recently, you have most likely encountered some traffic congestion as you leave the village headed north on Highway 65. Heavy equipment required to complete construction on...
November 11, 2016 - 11:00am
November 3, 2016
Children young and old made their way around local communities on Monday, Oct. 31, trick-or-treating in celebration of Halloween. Star Prairie...
November 3, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 19, 2016
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
This is a story about high school sweethearts still together after more than 50 years who raised three sons on a small hobby farm just outside...
August 19, 2016 - 5:49pm
August 15, 2016
Work on Hwy. 65 between NR and Star Prairie will continue until end of September
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has begun a resurface project on Hwy. 65 between New Richmond and Star Prairie. Construction activities...
August 15, 2016 - 2:02pm
August 14, 2016
Star Prairie tunes up for 47th annual Ox Cart Days
According to Lions Club member and Village of Star Prairie Trustee Chris Boardman, this summer’s 47th annual version of Ox Cart Days will feature...
August 14, 2016 - 8:38am
August 12, 2016
Village of Star Prairie to borrow $200,000 for sewer project
Trustees of the Village of Star Prairie approved a resolution to move forward with a loan application to the Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (BCPL) for $200,000 to pay for the North Area Sanitary Sewer Reconstruction Project. “Basically we have to send in the paperwork that...
August 12, 2016 - 5:40pm
July 29, 2016
Star Prairie board approves WisDOT bid for curb and gutter work
At a special meeting of the Star Prairie Village Board last Wednesday evening, trustees voted unanimously to approve a bid by Monarch Paving in the amount $133,511 to replace all of the curb and gutter along Main Street as part of the WisDOT Highway 65 construction project.
July 29, 2016 - 4:58pm
July 7, 2016
Star Prairie woman charged with neglect, prostitution; alleged to have done business in chicken coop
A Star Prairie woman is accused of neglecting her children, who authorities say were left behind while she slipped outside to prostitute herself inside a modified chicken coop. Sarah M. Bradehoft, 27, was charged June 23 in Polk County Circuit Court with two felonies — child neglect...
July 7, 2016 - 11:48am
June 18, 2016
Star Prairie board demonstrates good governance
Trustees vote unanimously in favor of the resolution to issue a revenue bonds Following a public hearing June 1 during which attorneys and staff representing Westfields Hospital presented a proposal to employ the village’s tax exempt status as a conduit to help finance $3,500,000...
June 18, 2016 - 2:13pm
June 16, 2016
Ellie Barlow-Sager crowned junior Miss Star Prairie 2016
Ellie Barlow-Sager was crowned junior Miss Star Prairie during the 2016 Star Prairie Community Days that took place last weekend in Star Prairie....
June 16, 2016 - 10:19am
May 14, 2016
Star Prairie Trustee Gary Peterson steps down
Village of Star Prairie Board President Chad Peterson announced Monday night, Trustee Gary Peterson would be resigning his seat due to ongoing health concerns.
May 14, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 30, 2016
Star Prairie man sentenced in OWI case
A Star Prairie man with multiple drunken-driving convictions was sentenced to prison last week after his probation was revoked in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Nathan J. Satterlund, 37, was sentenced by St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Scott Needham to three years in prison...
April 30, 2016 - 10:00am
April 23, 2016
Star Prairie Village Board approves $3,950 for water tower cleaning
The location of the water tower in the Village of Star Prairie seems to be problematic when it comes to keeping it clean. At their regular board meeting last Wednesday evening, trustees reviewed four bids to clean the tower ranging in price from $6,600 down to $3,500. If it seems...
April 23, 2016 - 11:00am