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Somerset Middle School honors September Students of the Month
SCC Elementary students show cooperation
NR School Board hears budget update, approves student built house agreement
Hudson man alleges woman stole guns after online dating encounter
Man found unconscious in NR school parking lot found with drugs
crime and courts
SCC boys, Hamlin, Kizer and Rogers are bound for state cross country
A football playoff trifecta: all three local teams advance
New Richmond football opens playoffs Friday, hosts La Crosse Logan
St. Croix Central, Somerset football ready to start Division 4 playoffs
Somerset soccer advances; Central wins, Tigers lose in WIAA volleyball
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
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 10/23/18 Info Meeting - Knowles Ave. Study
ST. CROIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DIST: 9/24/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 11/8/18 Plan Commission Hearing
ROBERTS-WARREN FIRE ASSOC.: 10/24/18 Meeting
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Bradley J. Hall Estate; Case No. 18-PR-90
Rep. Stafsholt receives 'Building Wisconsin' award from ABC
All things kids at St. Croix Kids Consignment
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
St Croix Farm Bureau annual meeting celebrates service
Hudson Physicians welcomes Laura Beeson, FNP, Family Nurse Practitioner.
Place a Business Announcement
Donna L. Kier
Donald C. Boumeester
Joshua James Derrick
Janice L. Clary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Jean's Daycare Retirement Party
Traveling at the Speed of Life column: What I'm taking into the booth Nov. 6
Bill Rubin column: Interstate takes a pounding
Wild Side Column: We were lucky with two unseasonably strong storms
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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
October 20, 2008
Voting already underway in America's Dairyland
Election Day is 15 days away but thousands of Wisconsinites have already voted absentee. State officials expect 15 percent of registered voters to cast ballots early. And from all indications, that figure will be reached. In the 2004 presidential contest, 12.6 percent of Wisconsinites...
October 20, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Absentee voting starts today in state
Wisconsinites will start voting absentee today for the Nov.
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
LETTER: Citizens should exercise voting rights
To the Editor: I am writing this letter to encourage fellow citizens to participate in the voting process. I am one of those people who tries to vote in every election. I think that is the least I can do. From our first citizens to the soldier who gives his life - our freedom -...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
February 22, 2008
Town of Erin Prairie votes Tuesday
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am
February 8, 2008
Testing Electronic Voting Equipment
public notice testing electronic voting equipment for the spring primary election February 19, 2008 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 8, 2008 - 12:00am