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Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
Stabbing reported in Hudson
Wisconsin roundup: Walker again threatens veto of entire state budget; 10 more state news stories
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
crime and courts
A busy start to the week for area high school sports teams
SCC grads Kayla Pabst, Josh Freyholtz qualify for NCAA track nationals
Thursday's Results: New Richmond baseball sweep gives Tigers a share of MBC title
New Richmond soccer closing in on first conference championship
New Richmond baseball takes eight-game MBC win streak into Thursday double-header
Learning to run a business
SCC Elementary students show courage
Grandparents invited to St. Anne Catholic School
FBLA duo places at state for second time
Dressel in, Gunther out as president of Somerset Board of Education
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
Music therapy program seeing success at Deerfield
Pair of Free Little Pantries to open soon in Hammond
Shady Ridge Farm open house spotlights new llama babies
Garage Sale Map Hunter
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 2017-18 Liquor License Applications
VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE: 2017 Liquor License Applications
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/17/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Work Session Minutes
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Harold R. "Buster" Wolvert, 69
Catherine Dorsey, 93
Vera L. Krueger, 87
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
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May 20, 2013
Panel will decide on DNA-collection question, 'double-dipping'; house explosion levels one- damages five near Eau Claire; more state news
MADISON -- A legislative panel will decide on Thursday whether the new state budget should let police collect DNA samples from people who have not been convicted of felonies. The governor and attorney general want to expand the state's DNA database which police use to find suspects...
May 20, 2013 - 10:29am
May 15, 2013
Law to curb circuit judge's powers wins approval; poll says slight majority favor Walker's performance; more state briefs
MADISON -- State laws that are struck down by circuit judges could stay in effect while they're appealed, under a bill that got preliminary approval in the Assembly Tuesday. Democrats used a procedural move to block a final vote until next month. Republicans proposed the bill after...
May 15, 2013 - 8:47am
May 14, 2013
Conservative Janesville area group alleges undue IRS scrutiny; Dalai Lama speaking to lawmakers, more state briefs
MADISON -- A Wisconsin conservative group believes it was among those targeted by the Internal Revenue Service. The Rock River Patriots say...
May 14, 2013 - 8:44am
May 13, 2013
High court considers Wisconsin-focused church-state case; Assembly mulls new landlord-tenant law; new 'Alice' crowned
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Supreme Court might announce Monday whether it will take a Wisconsin case, and decide whether a public high school...
May 13, 2013 - 8:38am
May 10, 2013
Joint Finance OKs one year's funding for embattled WEDC; panel would curb reciprocity; Gogebic files permit request, more state news
MADISON -- The state Legislature's finance committee has endorsed only one year of funding for the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. The panel discussed the agency's proposed two-year budget Thursday after members of another legislative committee hammered WEDC officials...
May 10, 2013 - 8:54am
May 7, 2013
Judge won't halt St. Croix bridge work; Senators split votes on internet sales tax; garlic-cheese bread chip nets woman $1 million prize
A federal judge said he would not stop preliminary work on the new Saint Croix River bridge near Hudson because of a bidding dispute in Minnesota. C.S....
May 7, 2013 - 8:44am
May 3, 2013
Story about missing canoeists was fabricated; new law would mean prison for 7-time drunks; more state news
EAU CLAIRE -- The kayaker who claimed that two canoeists vanished in the Chippewa River this week made the whole thing up. The 30-year-old Manitowoc man was arrested on a possible charge of obstructing an officer, police reported Thursday. Rescuers spent parts of Tuesday and Wednesday...
May 3, 2013 - 10:11am
April 26, 2013
Wisconsin's drought is officially over; Supreme Court urged to review Act 10; smokes swiped from ATF warehouse, more state news
The U.S. Drought Monitor reports the recent rain and snow seen over much of Wisconsin has ended the state's drought. The latest weekly update...
April 26, 2013 - 9:12am
April 25, 2013
Schaffhausen sentencing set for July 15; Lawmakers demand UW tuition freeze; more state news
Convicted killer Aaron Schaffhausen will be sentenced next July. He pleaded guilty last month to killing his three daughters in River Falls, but had claimed his mental state meant he wasn't responsible. A jury disagreed. Each of the three counts of first-degree intentional homicide...
April 25, 2013 - 9:31am
April 16, 2013
No Wisconsin runners hurt in Boston blasts; $17 million pledged for dairy center; more state news
Although some 450 runners from the state were registered for Monday's ill-fated Boston Marathon, none are believe to have been injured in the...
April 16, 2013 - 9:08am
April 10, 2013
First towboat locks through to St. Paul; tribal leader rips DNR, state leaders; brace yourself for next wintry blast
The navigation season is finally underway on the Mississippi River along western Wisconsin and Minnesota. Patrick Moes of the Army Corps of Engineers said a boat that was towing a dozen barges passed through Lock & Dam 2 on Monday night, just west of Prescott. He said Lake Pepin...
April 10, 2013 - 9:32am
April 9, 2013
Tax Day looms but 1 million Wisconsinites haven't yet filed; most farmers still shed-bound; charges expected against bishop today, more state news
MADISON -- It's getting to be crunch time for thousands of Wisconsinites who have not yet filed their income tax returns.
April 9, 2013 - 8:35am
April 8, 2013
Witness in Schaffhausen trial is due in court today for knife possession; gas down 31 cents from a year ago; UW wins cancer research grant, more state news
Employees and visitors at the courthouse in Hudson are getting security screenings as they enter the building Monday in the wake of what St.
April 8, 2013 - 9:14am
April 5, 2013
Financial help for schools dominant theme at first hearing; regents voting on 2 new chancellors; silo mishap claims Catawba man, more state news
GREENDALE -- Public school officials say they've squeezed out as much savings as they possibly can - and they need more state aid. Gov. Scott Walker's decision to freeze public school aid, while spending more on private school vouchers, was a major topic Thursday at the Joint Finance...
April 5, 2013 - 8:40am
April 3, 2013
Election round-up: Refendums voted up at Menomonie, Cashton; down in Beloit, Columbus; judge who signed recall is bounced; more state news
Wisconsin's largest school referendum went down to defeat Tuesday but voters approved several other big-ticket projects across Wisconsin. In Columbus, about 60 percent of voters said no to borrowing almost $40 million for a new high school, a relocated middle school, technology and...
April 3, 2013 - 8:55am