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Wisconsin statewide news roundup - June 29
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - June 27
Prescott woman dead, Hastings man injured in western Wisconsin motorcycle crash
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
crime and courts
New Richmond's Stan Barr completes incredible track record of 57 years
Swanson takes over as New Richmond wrestling coach
New Richmond-Somerset trapshooting team competes at conference meet, state meet is next
Inhuman Awards recognize top performances of the spring sports season
New Richmond Senior American Legion team packed with pitching prospects
Somerset MS students 'cut shoes' on last day of school
St. Croix Central board approves funds for energy projects
NR Rotary seeks host families for Brazilian exchange student
PANTHER PAUSE: Making summer count
SCC School Board approves MS principal's resignation following '16-17 school year
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
July 2 truck and tractor pull will put new Hammond track to the test
NR Rotary to host Kids from Wisconsin Monday, June 27; tickets still available
Somerset Food Pantry officials look to connect food with need
Sunday parade will be a highlight of Fun Fest 2016
arts and entertainment
16CV168 LaMoine Roatch vs James Barber, Ruhiza Barber
Town of St. Joseph - Invitation for Bids - Garage Bldg Shell Package
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-630Z
Upper Willow Lake Protection & Rehabilitation Dist Public Mtg Notice - July 20
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-628
Greg Brinkman, 69
Vione Densow, 93
Thomas Doar, 95
Betty Mitchell, 93
Janis McGee, 54
Our View: Elections inch closer
Father’s Day has come and gone, but we don't forget
Letters to the Editor: June 23, 2016
Letters to the Editor: June 16
INHUMAN NEWMAN: With every day, a battle against cancer is won
Real Estate Showcase
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
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
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
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
October 27, 2008
Wisconsin generous in giving time off to vote
Election Day is a week from Tuesday and Wisconsinites who cannot vote before or after their jobs are entitled to up to three hours off. Employers don't have to pay for it, and they can choose the hours.
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am