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Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Credit card skimming: Ways to beat the bad guys
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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Tom Forrest, 85
James E. Stewart, 62
John William Stephens, 87
Sister Irene LeMire, CSJ, 93
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
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. The bid...
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...
News/crime and courts
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. “Gary has resigned from the board due to his ongoing health issues. He felt that now would be the right time to step down....
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...
News/crime and courts
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
April 12, 2016
Fire destroys Star Prairie garage
A fire destroyed the garage at the Roger Larson house in Star Prairie Tuesday morning. New Richmond Fire and Deer Park Fire were called to the...
April 12, 2016 - 2:35pm
April 5, 2016
Candidate profiles: Star Prairie Town Board
Candidates running for the Town of Star Prairie Board recently submitted their candidate profiles. Candidates who will be on the Tuesday, April...
April 5, 2016 - 6:41am
April 1, 2016
Two-vehicle accident Friday morning at Hwy. H and 90th Street
New Richmond Fire and Rescue were called to the intersection of Hwy. H and 90th Street just west of Star Prairie for a two-vehicle accident just...
April 1, 2016 - 2:06pm
March 31, 2016
Fire, utility officials called to gas leak in Star Prairie
Area firefighters and officials from the New Richmond Utilities responded to a call for a possible gas leak at 1239 County Highway H in the Huntington...
March 31, 2016 - 2:34pm