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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
West Fourth Street, New Richmond, detoured while work being completed
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 22
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
January 10, 2014
Coming to a location near you: Redneck Juice
Sportmans Bar & Grill owners Ed and Missi Fazekas knew their homemade Bloody Mary mix was top-notch. But who knew once they marketed Sportsmans...
January 10, 2014 - 1:10pm
Students taking advantage of Youth Options program at high school
Since the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction created the original Youth Options program in 1991, students across the state have been able to take college classes for courses their schools didn’t or couldn’t offer. “There is a variety of classes that students can...
January 10, 2014 - 9:01am
Extension veteran named to lead UW System; Wisconsinites have become 'weather whimps' say seasoned observers; more state news
MADISON -- After a national search, the University of Wisconsin System found its new president in its back yard. Ray Cross -- who's been the chancellor of the UW Extension and two-year colleges since 2011 -- was named Thursday to replace Kevin Reilly. It's the third straight time...
January 10, 2014 - 8:48am
The reading challenge is on
With the second semester at New Richmond High School getting underway, the students and faculty have less than a semester to beat the Great Tiger...
January 10, 2014 - 8:48am
January 9, 2014
NR Reads program hopes to boost literacy
If New Richmond Superintendent Jeff Moberg was to make a New Year’s resolution, one of the top things he would set forth to do this year would be to communicate to the community how important literacy is to succeed in school and life as a whole. In an effort to increase the...
January 9, 2014 - 10:46am
Somerset schools to host tours of referendum projects
For those of you interested in seeing your school district referendum dollars at work, Somerset School District administrator Randy Rosburg invites the public to join the Somerset Board of Education on tours of completed referendum projects Jan. 14 and 16 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the...
January 9, 2014 - 9:48am
Osceola was state’s morning warm spot; Elderly Barron woman dies of exposure; more state news
It's supposed to get a lot warmer in Wisconsin today even though it's the coldest morning of the week in some places. It was 31 below at 7 a.m. in both Tomahawk and Land O'Lakes in far north central Wisconsin. The far southern part of the state was still as cold as 20 below. But...
News/crime and courts
January 9, 2014 - 9:25am
Somerset family's home lost in New Year's Day fire
The new year is off to a somber start for one Somerset family. A single mother and her two children lost just about everything they owned, including...
January 9, 2014 - 9:23am
St. Croix Crossing piers completed
The St. Croix River Crossing project hit a milestone in the final days of 2013 when crews completed construction of the piers that will support...
January 9, 2014 - 9:21am
Kim Korbel hired as new library director
The City of New Richmond announced Friday, Jan. 3, that it has hired Kim Korbel as its new library director. Korbel, from Eau Claire, has been...
January 9, 2014 - 9:17am
Art & Culinary Show seeks artists, chefs
Planning is underway for the ninth annual St. Croix Art and Culinary Show, sponsored by the Rotary Club of New Richmond. This year’s event...
January 9, 2014 - 9:14am
January 8, 2014
Minnesota firms pay penalty for allegedly polluting St. Croix River
MADISON -- Two companies have paid $80,000 to settle a Wisconsin complaint that their sand mine polluted the St. Croix River. Twin Cities-based Tiller Corp. and Interstate Energy Partners reached an agreement with the Wisconsin attorney general's office. The companies did not admit...
January 8, 2014 - 9:32am
Wind-chill advisories still in effect; Use of solar energy slow in Wisconsin; More state news
Winds are either light or non-existent in most of Wisconsin, but the National Weather Service still has wind-chill advisories out for virtually all of the state. Most parts of the state have wind-chill advisories until noon. The advisories end at 9 a.m. for 13 counties between...
January 8, 2014 - 9:12am
January 7, 2014
Cold snap unlikely to prompt waiver of DPI's 180-day rule; fines ordered in mining run-off that soiled the St. Croix; more state news
MADISON -- State law requires public schools to be in session for 180 days a year but some school officials say the mandate should be waived due to Wisconsin's coldest weather since 1996. State officials say there's almost no chance of that happening. Most Wisconsin schools closed...
January 7, 2014 - 8:34am
January 6, 2014
State struggles through coldest weather in nearly two decades; Two die as car plunges into Mississippi; More state news
Wisconsin is shivering through its coldest weather in almost 18 years. Temperatures were generally in the minus teens and 20's at 4 a.m. Hundreds of schools, businesses and government offices are closed after a cold Arctic air mass brought even colder air to Wisconsin. Marshfield...
January 6, 2014 - 9:00am