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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
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Tuesday's Results: 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
New Richmond soccer closing in on first conference championship
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
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2017 Crack Filling
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 2017-18 Liquor License Applications
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NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/17/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Work Session Minutes
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Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor -- May 18 Edition
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
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March 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers to get earful on high-capacity well bill; state to purge nonvoters from voter rolls; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin lawmakers will hear up to nine hours of testimony Wednesday on a controversial bill to relax state rules for high capacity water wells. The measure from Senate GOP leader Scott Fitzgerald would end DNR oversight for the repairs, replacements, and ownership transfers...
March 15, 2017 - 12:09pm
March 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man allegedly used nails as political retribution; poll worker training promised to keep 17-year-olds from voting; 7 more state news stories
Man arrested for throwing nails in political opponents' driveways LA CROSSE — Polarized politics turns into criminal damage in La Crosse, where a man faces charges for tossing roofing nails into the driveways of Republican supporters.
March 14, 2017 - 4:04pm
December 20, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker supports Constitutional Convention renewed proposal would reduce child support paid by the wealthy; and 11 state news stories
MADISON — There's more talk in Wisconsin about a convention to amend the U.S. Constitution. Republican Gov. Scott Walker was asked about it during a recent telephone town hall meeting. Despite disagreements from some law professors, Walker says he's convinced a convention could...
December 20, 2016 - 11:09am
October 26, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
GREEN BAY -- A newly released email shows that the Green Bay city clerk rejected a state lawmaker's request to put an early voting site at the city's UW campus because the clerk thought it would help the lawmaker's Democratic party. The Nation first reported on the email from Green...
October 26, 2016 - 8:57am
October 24, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin public schools will lose $2.4 million in state funds this year, as more than 200 students with special needs use tax vouchers to go to private schools. The Journal Sentinel says Milwaukee is among 22 districts in the state that are being affected. Some observers...
October 24, 2016 - 9:39am
August 12, 2016
Free photo ID for voting now available with one trip to DMV
Any voter who needs a photo ID to vote can now get it with one visit to the Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles, the Elections Commission announced...
August 12, 2016 - 3:56pm
September 22, 2009
Lawmakers vote today on longstanding bills
Wisconsin lawmakers are in session today and bills that have been talked about for years will finally get voted on. The Assembly is scheduled to vote on a bill designed to get politics out of the DNR, by letting the Natural Resources Board appoint the agency's secretary instead...
September 22, 2009 - 9:02am
August 11, 2009
Wisconsin is one step closer to studying Internet voting
Wisconsin is one step closer to studying Internet voting, and other ways to make it easier for people to cast ballots. The Government Accountability Board endorsed a five-year plan Monday that could also result in early voting on machines instead of absentee ballots and perhaps...
August 11, 2009 - 9:12am
March 27, 2009
Testing Electronic Voting Equipment
public notice testing electronic voting equipment for the spring election April 7, 2009 State of Wisconsin St. Croix County According to Wis. Stats. 5.84(1) Testing Equipment, the electronic voting equipment must be tested at a public meeting.
March 27, 2009 - 11:09am
Erin Prairie Voting Machine Test
notice Notice is hereby given that the Public Test of the Accu-Vote and AVC Edge II voting machines to be used at the April 7, 2009 Spring Election will be conducted at the Erin Prairie Town Hall on Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. This test is open to the public. 35L ...
March 27, 2009 - 10:56am
February 6, 2009
Spring Primary Election Testing Electronic Voting Equipment
public notice testing electronic voting equipment for the spring primary election February 17, 2009 State of Wisconsin St. Croix County According to Wis. Stats. 5.84(1) Testing Equipment, the electronic voting equipment must be tested at a public meeting.
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Letter: Letter writer lacks clear thought
To the Editor: In a letter last week, Francis Fouks of Deer Park confused me when he said there is a mess to clean up in our country and "much of it is generated by the left, (Roe v. Wade, etc.)." In my opinion, only narrow-minded, political partisans -- be they Republican or Democrat,...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Our View: Would weekend voting improve election turnout?
Americans may be voting on the weekends, if U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl of Wisconsin has his way. The Weekend Vote Act has been introduced again in the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives. The bill has been introduced in previous sessions of Congress but has gotten nowhere. The...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Spartans flourish in all-MBC football voting
The meteoric rise to a Middle Border Conference co-championship was enough to earn the Somerset football team 14 places on the 2008 All-MBC football...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Election officials say lawmakers should speed up early voting process
The head of Wisconsin's election agency says lawmakers might want to simplify the process of early voting. About 550,000 state residents used the absentee system to vote in advance of Tuesday's balloting. That was 18 percent of the nearly 3 million total votes cast.
November 6, 2008 - 9:00am