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Third-graders perform with professional opera singers
Passing down a soldier' story
Authorities respond to 2-car crash in town of Troy
Wisconsin roundup: DNR warns hunters of emerald ash borer-weakened trees; more state news stories
Standing room only audience pays tribute to veterans
crime and courts
St. Croix Central football team beaten in overtime in WIAA state championship game
St. Croix Central's Tony DiSalvo will coach state all-star team
Knudtson is new Tiger softball coach
Panthers ready to defend state championship
Visitors put game out of reach early against Falcons
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
NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION - State Senator, 10th District
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed Telecommunications Tower - County Rd. G
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 12/4/17 Plan Comm. Public Hearing
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/7/17 Hearing - Rezoning & Permits
SUMMONS: Marine Credit Union v. Megan A. Brophy; Dunn Co. Case 17-SC-751
Elaine G. Boardman
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
Panther Pause: Standards Based Assessing and Reporting: Part 2
Column: How about those Panthers?
Letters to the Editor: How is this happening?; Tax cut and Jobs Act
Military veterans are strong workforce options
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May 1, 2014
Federal judge strikes down Wisconsin’s voter ID law; State plans appeal
Wisconsin's attorney general promises to appeal yesterday’s federal court ruling yesterday that struck down the state's photo ID law for voting. District Judge Lynn Adelman of Milwaukee issued a 70-page decision in which he said there's virtually none of the voter fraud that...
May 1, 2014 - 9:26am
April 28, 2014
Raihala makes bid for U.S. Congress
Four years ago, Don Raihala ran for Congress because little was getting done in Washington D.C., except raising the nation’s debt -- then around...
April 28, 2014 - 11:17am
April 14, 2014
Severson not running in 28th Assembly District; lawyer is
Erik Severson (R-Osceola) has announced he won’t seek reelection to the 28th District seat in the Wisconsin Assembly, and a Balsam Lake lawyer...
April 14, 2014 - 9:06am
April 1, 2014
St. Croix County Board candidates respond to questions
All 19 seats on the St. Croix County Board of Supervisors are up for election April 1, and there are contests in 16 of those districts. Candidates in those 16 districts were sent questionnaires. Printed below are their responses.
April 1, 2014 - 6:01am
March 20, 2014
Candidate profiles: Local elections set for Tuesday
County, municipal and school board elections will be held April 1.
March 20, 2014 - 9:59am
April 3, 2013
Election round-up: Refendums voted up at Menomonie, Cashton; down in Beloit, Columbus; judge who signed recall is bounced; more state news
Wisconsin's largest school referendum went down to defeat Tuesday but voters approved several other big-ticket projects across Wisconsin. In Columbus, about 60 percent of voters said no to borrowing almost $40 million for a new high school, a relocated middle school, technology and...
April 3, 2013 - 8:55am
Most incumbents rule in April 2 spring elections
Local elections drew some interest among voters, even though overall turnout at the polls was light Tuesday, April 2. Following are some of the unofficial results from last night's returns: Somerset Schools $7.95 Million Referendum Yes 675 No 512 Town of Cylon Town Board Chairman Randy...
April 3, 2013 - 7:01am
Somerset OKs school referendum
Somerset School District voters approved a $7.95 million referendum to help expand and upgrade its schools. There were 675 "yes" votes vs.
April 3, 2013 - 6:44am
March 29, 2013
Voters will choose judges, state superintendent April 2
Positions on the Tuesday, April 2, ballot include a St. Croix County judgeship, a seat on the District 3 Court of Appeals, Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction, and a seat on the state Supreme Court. Incumbent Ed Vlack, River Falls, is the only candidate for St. Croix County...
March 29, 2013 - 9:17am
February 20, 2013
New Richmond School Board election field narrowed
Four candidates will advance to the April 2 spring elections to fill two open seats on the New Richmond School Board. A primary election was held in the school district yesterday (Tuesday, Feb. 19) to trim the field of five candidates to four. The top four vote getters were to advance....
February 20, 2013 - 8:15am
February 15, 2013
School board primary slated for Feb. 19
Five candidates have filed to run for the two open positions on the New Richmond School Board. To narrow the candidates to four, a primary will be held Feb. 19. To help the public decide who is best for the job, we asked the candidates a number of questions. Their answers are below. Neal...
February 15, 2013 - 9:12am
February 5, 2013
Hammond board candidate meet and greet to be held Feb. 7
Village of Hammond residents will have a chance to 'meet and greet' board candidates on Thursday, Feb. 7 in the Hammond Village Hall. The event is hosted by the Hammond Public Library as a way for Hammond residents to meet and learn more about the candidates running in the upcoming...
February 5, 2013 - 3:25pm
January 11, 2013
Ballots set for spring elections
There will be several contested municipal and school board races in the upcoming April 2 elections. In New Richmond, incumbents Craig Kittel (District 1) and Roberta Dale-Wozniak (District 3) are the only candidates in their districts to have filed the necessary papers to get on...
January 11, 2013 - 1:28pm
December 28, 2012
Candidates file for local spring elections
With a week remaining before candidates are required to have their nomination papers filed, several municipal and school board races are already developing in the area. In New Richmond, incumbents Craig Kittel (District 1) and Roberta Dale-Wozniak (District 2) are the only candidates...
December 28, 2012 - 9:15am
November 29, 2012
Several local, state elections set for April 2
Some county judges, the position of Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction and a seat on the state Supreme Court are up for election this spring. The General Election will be Tuesday, April 2. Primaries if needed will be Feb. 19. Candidates who file for open positions can...
November 29, 2012 - 9:30am