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Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
crime and courts
New Richmond, St. Croix Central football teams win handily, Somerset edged out
2016 Preview: New Richmond football can't live off 2015 successes
2016 Preview: St. Croix Central football made quick adjustment to MBC
2016 Preview: Somerset football faces one of the toughest schedules in the state
2016 Preview: New Richmond golfers start season with an edge in MBC
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
16PR63 In the matter of the estate of Bruce L Johnson
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Walter Bice, 74
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
Patrick Howard Driscoll, 61
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 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
November 4, 2008
Rhoades, Murtha, Harsdorf re-elected
In a night when Democrat Barack Obama was elected president, local Republicans fared better, with both incumbent 10th District Senator Sheila...
November 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Justice Department to monitor polls, on watch for fraud
Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says he's sending out more than 50 state prosecutors and criminal investigators on Election Day. He says their assignment is to watch the polls across several regions of the state, to address voter fraud issues as they arise. "There are opportunities...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
Our View: Try to cast an educated ballot; don't just wing it
Few residents in western Wisconsin need to be encouraged to head to the polls Nov. 4. The interest in the presidential race is enough of an attraction for most voters. In fact, upwards of 80 percent of the area voters are expected to cast a ballot next Tuesday. While there's little...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Huge turnout expected at the polls Tuesday
If voter registration and absentee ballots are any indication, St. Croix County could produce a record turnout for the general election Tuesday. County Clerk Cindy Campbell said last week her office was gearing up for a major crush of voters. The Wisconsin Department of Administration...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Poll shows race tightening in Wisconsin
At least one new poll says the presidential race in Wisconsin is tightening a bit. The Atlanta firm of Strategic Vision gives Democrat Barack Obama a nine-point lead over Republican John McCain, 50-41 percent. The independent firm surveyed 800 likely votes in the Badger State last...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am