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Three-vehicle accident east of New Richmond Tuesday, June 28
Prescott businesswoman dies in motorcycle crash
Twin Cities man accused of using cellphone to record a boy showering
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - June 30
VIDEO: Milberg found not guilty in vehicular homicide case
crime and courts
New Richmond's Caleb Manecke is MVP of Wisconsin Baseball All-Star Classic
Three aces struck in four days at New Richmond Golf Club
New Richmond Millers win on a rare shutout, top Spring Valley, 2-0
New Richmond's Stan Barr completes incredible track record of 57 years
Swanson takes over as New Richmond wrestling coach
MS students create transition video for fourth graders
St. Croix Central board approves funds for energy projects
Somerset MS students 'cut shoes' on last day of school
NR Rotary seeks host families for Brazilian exchange student
PANTHER PAUSE: Making summer count
NRHS fiftieth reunion
Beukema is this year’s Dairy Heritage Calf Project recipient
Willow River summer programs announced
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
July 2 truck and tractor pull will put new Hammond track to the test
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
April 18, 2013
Star Prairie denies fluoridation system
Star Prairie residents need not worry about a change in their water.
April 18, 2013 - 8:19am
October 27, 2009
Scarcity of water concerns beer-makers
A scarcity of water is raising concerns for the makers of small craft beers in the Upper Midwest. Those brewers are attending a two-day conference in Milwaukee which began yesterday. State Commerce Secretary Richard Leinenkugel says the price of water will keep going up as supplies...
October 27, 2009 - 9:00am
October 5, 2009
Water usage down in state
Wisconsinites are using less water. The state Public Service Commission said the average residential water customer used 56,000 gallons last year - down from 60,000 gallons in 2004. PSC chairman Eric Callisto said its shows that water conservation efforts are gaining momentum. Plover...
October 5, 2009 - 9:00am
May 1, 2009
Emerald residents deal with water issues
In a continuing effort to encourage more regular testing of well water in St. Croix County, the Land and Water Conservation Office has been working with Town of Emerald residents over the past few months. A total of 39 residents volunteered to have their well water tested in the...
News / health
May 1, 2009 - 6:54am
April 3, 2009
Somerset Drinking Water
Village of Somerset Notice of 2008 Drinking Water Quality Report The 2008 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for the Village of Somerset Waterworks is available at the Somerset Village Hall at 110 Spring Street. This report is mandated by the USEPA and reports the results of water...
April 3, 2009 - 3:00pm
January 23, 2009
Developers test waters for buying county land
First a willing seller and no buyer. Then a potential buyer and no willing seller. Two years ago, despite extensive advertising, St. Croix County got no bids on an 18-acre parcel cut off from other "county farm" property by Highway 64 construction. Last week a real estate agent and...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Disagreement with Feds may close Wisconsin ports to shipping
A disagreement between Wisconsin and the federal government over how to regulate ballast water has left Great Lakes ship owners facing possible...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Star Prairie studies costs for second water main
The Village of Star Prairie will continue to work on plans to add a second river crossing for its water system. The Village Board was recently informed that its current water main, which is attached to the County Road M bridge, could be in danger of failure due to a support problem. One...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Star Prairie's water main may not be an easy fix
The water main for the west side of the Village of Star Prairie has been suspended under the County Road M bridge for years. It's been a good...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
Wisconsin wins battle with EPA over ballast water
Wisconsin won a legal battle against the federal EPA Wednesday over invasive species. A federal appeals court in San Francisco said the EPA exceeded its authority when it said the release of ballast water from ocean-going ships did not violate the Clean Water Act. Those releases...
July 24, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
'Know before you go' on recreational waters
Great weather? Check. Swimsuit packed? Check. Lake/river safe? Huh? It's rare, but due to June flooding, experts recommend extra care this year when heading to the rivers and lakes for that weekend getaway. Water currents can be deceptively strong and there's a lot of debris in...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
Great Lakes water protection agreement advances
The proposed Great Lakes water protection agreement keeps moving forward. Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland signed it Friday. Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm says she'll sign the agreement, after her Legislature passed it last week as part of a water use package. Wisconsin lawmakers...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Maintenance costs pile up
A local contractor estimates it would cost $255,000 to repair water damage to the foundation, windows and walls of St. Croix County's Health and Human Services building in New Richmond. "On this building, delayed maintenance -- or no maintenance -- has come back to roost," Facilities...
News / health
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Water rate hike proposed by city
Water could be more expensive in New Richmond come July 1. The New Richmond Municipal Water Utility has filed for a rate increase with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin. If approved, the rate adjustment calls for a two-stage bump upward. The first step would be a 23 percent...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am