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Local business earns Family Friendly Workplace certification
Man dies of injuries from St. Croix County crash
Wisconsin roundup: Finance panel OKs plan to expand welfare-based drug screening; more state news stories
Ladies with a Cause
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
crime and courts
Wednesday Sports: New Richmond tennis, Somerset softball seasons end; New Richmond soccer earns top seed
Tuesday's Results: Several golfers advance to sectionals, two softball teams eliminated
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
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
Second Pea Soup Medallion Hunt clue announced
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
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
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
Ronald J. Wittstock, 72
Pearl Emerson, 95
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
Real Estate Showcase
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January 14, 2016
Bill would let children drive more powerful off-road vehicles
State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) claims a proposed change in state law relating to the use of small all-terrain vehicles and utility terrain vehicles by children responds to consumer demand and encourages family enjoyment of trail rides. But the president of the Wisconsin...
January 14, 2016 - 9:10am
December 23, 2015
Congressman Duffy weighs in on gun control, travel visas
Northwestern Wisconsin’s congressman said tighter restrictions on travel visas don’t go far enough in the wake of a terrorist attack last...
December 23, 2015 - 3:27pm
October 29, 2015
Not set in concrete: Still wavering on opening date for St. Croix Crossing
Wisconsin Transportation Department Secretary Mark Gottlieb spent about an hour at the New Richmond Chamber of Commerce’s “Eggs and Issues” session last Wednesday talking about a variety of topics related to transportation across the state. In addition to Gottlieb’s presentation,...
October 29, 2015 - 9:15am
October 15, 2015
Public open house scheduled to discuss Paperjack Drive improvements
The City of New Richmond is beginning the public engagement process for its 2016 Street and Utility Projects by holding a series of public open house meetings, some of which will be held directly along the streets that will see improvements in the upcoming year. The...
October 15, 2015 - 10:55am
New Richmond Chamber to host DOT secretary for update on bridge
Progress on the now-delayed St. Croix Crossing bridge and updates on major highway projects in St. Croix County will be among the topics that Wisconsin’s top transportation official will discuss at an upcoming New Richmond Chamber of Commerce “Eggs and Issues” breakfast Wednesday,...
October 15, 2015 - 10:14am
September 10, 2015
St. Croix County will hold open houses to gather input for the County’s Bicycle Project
St. Croix County will hold two similar open houses on consecutive evenings to present materials and gather input for the County’s Comprehensive Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan Project. The open houses are Tuesday, Sept. 22, at the New Richmond American Legion, 1260 Wall St., New...
September 10, 2015 - 9:01am
August 6, 2015
Highway G and T construction being completed
The paving of a five-mile stretch of County Hwy. G, as well as the rebuilding of a redesigned intersection at G and T should be completed within...
August 6, 2015 - 9:55am
First set of piers towers completed on St. Croix River Crossing
Pier tower construction at Pier 8 on the St. Croix River -- closest to the Minnesota shoreline -- is complete. Construction crews finished westbound (downstream) pier tower construction the week of July 20 and completed the final concrete pour for the eastbound (upstream) pier tower...
August 6, 2015 - 9:25am
July 24, 2015
Update: Closure of CTH A near Willow River bridge to extend through weekend
St. Croix County has recently informed the City of New Richmond that CTH A from the Willow River Bridge to CTH K will remain closed at least...
July 24, 2015 - 8:50am
July 16, 2015
County Highway A construction to start next week
Motorists can expect to encounter a single lane closure on County Trunk Highway A from the Canadian Northern Railroad Overpass to County Trunk...
July 16, 2015 - 8:55am
July 9, 2015
Davis Street open to the public
To the surprise of nearly everyone, vehicles were allowed to travel on Davis Street in Hammond earlier than expected. When construction...
July 9, 2015 - 8:46am
July 1, 2015
‘The run of the ship’
For a local Navy enlisted man, May 29-June 4 was “Take Your Dad to Work Week” as he and his father spent five days exploring the aircraft...
July 1, 2015 - 10:14am
New Richmond City Council approves street projects
The New Richmond City Council recently approved the 2015 and 2016 Street and Utility Projects.
July 1, 2015 - 9:56am
June 28, 2015
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
A St. Croix Crossing Loop Trail starting point would have a little extra room to breathe — and space to grow — under a proposal backed last week by a key panel. St. Croix County Board members will vote July 7 on a recommendation to acquire private land that will help enhance...
June 28, 2015 - 11:17am
June 18, 2015
Hammond board discusses speed limits coming into Village
The speed limit on County Highway T when coming into the Village of Hammond off the Interstate 94 exit has been a sore spot among village residents and officials for a long time.
June 18, 2015 - 9:13am