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SCC HS names first quarter honor roll students
WITC, NRHS partner for Health Care Occupations course
NRHS students participate in creative writing festival
Somerset Village Board approves tax levy increase of 2.49%
St. Croix County continuing transportation discussion
crime and courts
Panthers beat two conference champions
Thursday's Results: New Richmond boys basketball, wrestlers roll
Johnson named softball coach in Somerset
Somerset girls show peaks and valleys of young team
Huge comeback earns Spartans a win
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-643 (Amend Refuse & Recycling)
PUBLIC NOTICE: Voting Equipment Tests for Dec. 19 Special Primary Election
FORECLOSURE: Bank of NY Mellon v. Kathleen M. Franzmeier; Case 16-CV-491
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT: 12/19/17 Special Primary Election
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Revised 2018 Spring Election Notice
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Gail R. Rutledge
Gerald V. Larson
Douglas "Doug" Ray Brathall
Eldon George Lawrence
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November 26, 2014
City Council considering 2.5% levy increase
At its Nov. 17 meeting, the New Richmond City Council spent 90 minutes discussing some of the finer points of the city’s 2015 budget, and it looks like the city tax levy may increase 2.5 percent to accommodate for a new contingency fund and a new capital replacement levy. The budget...
November 26, 2014 - 11:54am
May 21, 2009
Two state officials refuse to raise taxes to cover shortfall
Two top state officials say they will not raise taxes to cover the state's latest revenue shortfall. Assembly Speaker Mike Sheridan told mayors and local leaders in Madison Wednesday that people are "struggling enough now." And Administration Secretary Michael Morgan re-affirmed...
May 21, 2009 - 9:00am
April 24, 2009
Our view: Raising sales tax is bad but expanding it is even worse
The proposed state budget has a disturbing sales tax increase that will not only have a negative effect on Wisconsin people, but also most businesses. The issue of a raising and expanding sales taxes in Wisconsin has been whispered about since the Governor's "budget fix" speech in...
April 24, 2009 - 6:08am
March 9, 2009
Stimulus school spending won't stop property tax hikes
The federal stimulus package will provide a big boost to Wisconsin's public schools but not enough to keep your property taxes from going up. John Ashley of the Wisconsin Association of School Boards says costs keep rising for employee health insurance, busing and everything else....
March 9, 2009 - 9:00am
February 27, 2009
Letter: Taxes to fund later term abortion
To the Editor: Do you know what your tax dollars are funding? On Feb. 6, the Madison Surgery Center Board of Directors gave unanimous final approval for second-trimester murder/abortion of babies that are 19-22 weeks gestation. These children will be terminated by dilation and...
February 27, 2009 - 12:05am
February 12, 2009
Economist says now is not the time to raise taxes on business or rich
A leading economist says it's no time to raise business taxes. That's what Barry Asmus of the National Center for Policy Analysis told 750 people in Madison at the annual Business Day sponsored by the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce group. Asmus said the best way to restore...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Stanton Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes
public notice re: payment of real estate and personal property taxes Town of Stanton The St Croix County Treasurer will be collecting the real estate and personal property taxes for the Town of Stanton, due by January 31, 2009. Questions or concerns regarding your real estate and...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Wisconsin's DAs want beer tax to pay for more prosecutors
Wisconsin's prosecutors say they could put more criminals away if adults would pay more for their beer and booze. The District Attorneys' Association announced a resolution on Monday which calls for a "modest" increase in the state's beer and liquor taxes. Last year, state auditors...
December 9, 2008 - 9:00am
December 5, 2008
Property taxes remain stable
The tax picture for New Richmond residents is looking pretty bright following the City's approval of its levy Monday night. The City's mill rate bumped up slightly this year compared to 2008, but a new state tax credit means many people will see no increase in taxes this year. According...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Doyle won't guarantee no tax hike
November 12, 2008 - 9:00am
October 10, 2008
Letter: Nursing home vote won't impact taxes
To the Editor: We can't get away from the fact this is an election year. Our mail boxes and TV shows are full of reminders and let's not forget all the phone calls. Yes, it does get a little overwhelming. However, we as citizens, taxpayers and voters owe it to ourselves and our...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
Property tax delinquencies up across state
More Wisconsinites are not paying their property taxes on time. Some experts say developers and cash-strapped homeowners are choosing between paying the mortgage or the taxes. By and large, they're choosing the mortgage, with the knowledge that counties must wait three years to...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Communiteis may see property tax increase of just 2 percent this year
It appears that most Wisconsin communities will only be able to raise their property taxes by 2 percent this fall. That's because the economic slow-down has put a clamp on new construction. Under state law, municipalities can only raise their total tax levies by 2 percent, unless...
August 29, 2008 - 9:00am
July 23, 2008
Wisconsin back in Top 10, this time for debt
Wisconsin is once again in the Top 10, but this time it isn't for taxes. Instead it's for the amount of personal income state and local governments must devote to debt payments. According to the nonpartisan watchdog group Wisconsin Taxpayer's Alliance, Wisconsin has traditionally...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Walgreens' court decision may mean higher property taxes
If you have a Walgreens in your city, there's a chance you'll pay higher property taxes. That's what municipal lawyers warned Tuesday, after the State Supreme Court settled a tax dispute between the drug store chain and the city of Madison. But the company says the issue involves...
July 9, 2008 - 9:00am