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Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 25
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
Today’s political scene filled with snake oil salesmen
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
April 10, 2015
Happy Easter egg hunting
The Easter Bunny made a special visit mingling with over 350 kids, parents and grandparents that participated in the festivities at the annual...
April 10, 2015 - 1:34pm
April 9, 2015
Star Prairie seeking St. Croix Crossing mitigation funds
The Highway 64 Communities Stormwater and Wastewater Coalition was formed two years ago in response to the new St. Croix Crossing project to evaluate the potential stormwater and wastewater impacts created by the expected growth of communities related to the new bridge and to mitigate...
April 9, 2015 - 9:58am
April 7, 2015
2015 Spring Election Results
All Election Night results are unofficial. Listed below are the most recent results of all contested races in the New Richmond News core coverage...
April 7, 2015 - 10:45pm
April 3, 2015
2015 Election: Candidate profiles in contested races
The New Richmond News sent questionnaires to candidates in contested races in the area, and their responses can be found by following these links: NEW...
April 3, 2015 - 11:16am
Candidate Profile of Chad Peterson (running for Star Prairie Village President)
Star Prairie resident Chad Peterson is running for Star Prairie Village President in the April 7 election. --- CANDIDATE PROFILE Name: Chad Peterson Age: 39 Occupation: Retail Sales Family: Wife, Katie; Sons, Ethan (10), Gavin (7), Owen (7) Prior elected offices held:...
April 3, 2015 - 11:08am
March 18, 2015
PHOTO: Northern Lights turn skies green for St. Patrick's Day
Lori Demulling sent the above photo of a bright green Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) to the New Richmond News on Wednesday. The image was...
March 18, 2015 - 1:24pm
March 12, 2015
Star Prairie Village Board approves water bill adjustments to prevent freezing
The Star Prairie Village Board encourages residents to periodically check the temperature of their water to prevent their water service from freezing. To ensure that the temperature is above 35 degrees, run the water for several minutes from the faucet located closest to where the...
March 12, 2015 - 3:30pm
February 26, 2015
Local author publishes first book
As part of her job as a freelance writer and video producer, Star Prairie author Carrie Maloney does everything from creating videos and writing...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 26, 2015 - 1:03pm
Up in arms: Local gunsmith starts new firearms venture
Local war veteran Jim Lauck has spent the past two years working as a gunsmith for JP Enterprises, a firearm company based in Hugo, Minn. Last...
February 26, 2015 - 12:55pm
February 12, 2015
Star Prairie board amends 2014 budget to pay for ladder truck
The Star Prairie Village Board unanimously voted to amend its 2014 budget, moving $2,500 from Park Expenditures to Fire Protection to help meet the village’s obligation of $15,945 toward the purchase of a new ladder truck by New Richmond Fire & Rescue. The new ladder truck was...
February 12, 2015 - 11:17am
February 5, 2015
Candidates emerge from area caucuses
Now that all municipal caucuses have taken place, ballots are set for all the April 7 races that won’t require a primary election. The following is a list of candidates who were nominated through a caucus process in January and whose names will appear on voters’ ballots. In most...
February 5, 2015 - 10:29am
January 15, 2015
Cloud whisperer; Star Prairie man helps WCCO-TV keep an eye on weather
Denny O’Hearn’s father wanted him to become an engineer and design cars. His father-in-law thought he’d lure him into the family mortuary...
January 15, 2015 - 9:11am
January 14, 2015
Four Nominated in Star Prairie Caucus
A small crowd participated in the Village of Star Prairie’s annual caucus last Monday evening nominating a total of four candidates for two open trustee positions and board president. Sitting trustee Chad Peterson and president Greg Gibson were nominated for president while sitting...
January 14, 2015 - 11:02am
January 2, 2015
Santa makes a stop in Star Prairie
Santa Claus and his elves visited the Star Prairie Community Center on Saturday, Dec. 20.
January 2, 2015 - 8:46am
December 18, 2014
Star Prairie board approves 1% levy increase
Eager to celebrate the holiday season, the Star Prairie Village Board wrapped up its December meeting in a half hour flat including a public hearing on the 2015 proposed budget. Having called three times for comments to an empty hall, Village President Greg Gibson closed the budget...
December 18, 2014 - 12:03pm