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UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 25
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 24
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
crime and courts
Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
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
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
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
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
Dwayne M. Krohn, 67
Walter Bice, 74
Joel E. Branjord, 52
Jennell Bond, 30
Greg H. Brinkman, 69
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
July 1, 2015
Somerset Schools receive AODA grant which promotes student care
“We want parents to know that we care about their kids. We care about them academically but we really care about them as people. We want kids to be safe and healthy and to feel connected at school. We will do all that we can to minimize the risk in their lives, to educate and equip...
July 1, 2015 - 9:30am
June 25, 2015
Trip memories, in the words of band members
The 25th anniversary of the Euro-Russia Band Trip by the New Richmond High School Marching Tigers will be celebrated this weekend.
June 25, 2015 - 9:38am
New Richmond graduate to host first open to the public art exhibit
Ever since she was a little girl, Raelyn Winton has loved to draw, paint or do anything else that she could to express who she is on the inside...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 25, 2015 - 9:09am
June 18, 2015
Relay For Life raises more than $96,000 during annual event
Despite less than ideal 24 hours period of weather, this year’s New Richmond Relay For Life was able to raise $96,481.06. The number was just...
June 18, 2015 - 10:51am
Longest Day event helps spread awareness of disease
June is also Alzheimer’s Awareness month.
June 18, 2015 - 10:07am
Pedaling for a purpose
Riding a bike is usually at the top of the list for what elementary school kids like to do during the summer months. Yet for eight-year-old...
June 18, 2015 - 8:31am
June 10, 2015
Gallery: Pea Soup Days draws big crowds
Somerset's long-running summer festival -- Pea Soup Days -- wrapped up its three-day run on Sunday. The festivities included a grand parade...
June 10, 2015 - 11:00am
June 9, 2015
Sen. Harsdorf: Walker's highway borrowing plan 'not sustainable'; manhunt ongoing near Eau Claire for kidnap suspect; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- It appears that Wisconsin lawmakers could settle for a half-billion dollar reduction in state highway projects for the next two years. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports the 19 majority Republicans in the state Senate appear to be gravitating toward the $500 million...
June 9, 2015 - 9:08am
May 28, 2015
Political issues in the Congo stall family's adoption of son
For almost four years, Nicole and Ryan Blaszczyk and their three daughters have been hoping to adopt a son from Africa. “We have longed for...
May 28, 2015 - 9:30am
May 21, 2015
An early start: Sisters chase figure skating dreams together
It requires athleticism and dedication. It combines the agility, coordination and timing of gymnastics with the choreography, costume and theater...
May 21, 2015 - 9:28am
May 13, 2015
DA won’t charge white Madison officer who killed biracial suspect; Rodgers wins $50,000 in ‘Jeopardy’ celebrity match; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- Madison's police chief says he's confident we'll see a "different sort of outcome" in the days following the decision not to charge white Officer Matt Kenny in the shooting death of biracial suspect Tony Robinson. Chief Mike Koval said he hopes protests will remain peaceful...
May 13, 2015 - 9:27am
April 2, 2015
With mystery solved, area residents receive unique inheritance
For many, many years, Michele Skinner and Marlene Haugen’s mother LaVerne Magadance collected buttons of all kinds. According to Skinner, Magadance...
April 2, 2015 - 12:39pm
January 23, 2015
Voters will decide whether justices can choose Supreme Court leader; Walker's 'walk-on' plan for new teachers criticized; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin voters will decide April 7th whether to make Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson face a possible demotion on the State Supreme Court. With all Democrats voting no, state Assembly Republicans voted 62- to 34 Thursday for a constitutional amendment that changes the...
January 23, 2015 - 10:18am
January 8, 2015
Officers converge on home as shooting call turns out to be bogus
A mid-morning call Thursday, Jan. 8, of an alleged “triple shooting” in the city of River Falls ended up to be a false alarm. River Falls...
News/crime and courts
January 8, 2015 - 12:10pm
January 2, 2015
Republican lawmaker hints at taking over some weak Milwaukee schools; grocers eye 'growler' refills; 11 more Wisconsin stories
MILWAUKEE -- A suburban Milwaukee Republican is considering a plan to have somebody else take over the city's lowest-performing public schools -- either the state, or charter school operators. Senator Alberta Darling's office confirmed that it's talking to affected parties about...
January 2, 2015 - 9:38am