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Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
UW-River Falls to host seminar on marketing livestock
crime and courts
Friday's Results: SCC boys top New Richmond; Somerset wins at B-W
DiSalvo names his WFCA All-Star coaching staff; Badger named to large school staff
Hockey: Spartans keep edging forward
Tiger girls net first win against Ashland
Defense becoming a constant for Spartans
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
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 1/2/18 Plan Commission Hearing re: James Place
TOWN OF SOMERSET: 12/6/17 Town Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 11/28/17 Budget Hearing Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Lakeview Loan v. Corey McCutcheon, et al.; Case No. 15-CV-518
FORECLOSURE: Bank of NY Mellon v. Kathleen M. Franzmeier; Case 16-CV-491
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October 3, 2017
Wisconsin Roundup: Republicans Seek Cutbacks Of State Air, Water Protections; and more state news
MADISON — Republican lawmakers want Wisconsin to reduce its protections for wetlands and air quality to what the federal government requires....
October 3, 2017 - 9:20am
July 25, 2017
Counties face limits to livestock oversight
In recent years, Wisconsin lawmakers have eased regulation on the largest animal feeding operations in the state. Recently proposed changes to...
July 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
July 14, 2017
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin well regulations reduced
Owners of wells that pump more than 100,000 gallons of water a day are no longer subject to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources review...
July 14, 2017 - 8:00am
May 5, 2017
Mallalieu supporters hope lake doesn't get forgotten in dam effort
NORTH HUDSON — There's something bittersweet to Jim Thomas about the memories of children who caught their first fish in Lake Mallalieu....
May 5, 2017 - 6:12am
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...
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