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Panther Pause -- Anticipating spring: Appreciating students and staff
Home visit leads to felony charges against Prescott couple
NRHS students participate in National High School Walkout
NR School Board member Skoglund resigns
St. Croix County towns slated for broadband funding
crime and courts
Spring sports beginning to happen, weekend schedule listed
Blake Kretovics signs to play baseball at Winona State
New Richmond softball gets rough welcome to 2018
New Richmond's Blake Kretovics named 2018 WIAA Scholar Athlete
Somerset's Tony Martin to fight Saturday in UFC Fight Night in Atlantic City
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
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 125th Street and Utility Improvements
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Fog Sealing
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Crackfilling
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 5/8/18 Plan Commission Hearing
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ordinance 513 - Shoreland
Honorary chairpersons announced for St. Croix Art & Culinary Show
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Dunn Brothers offering new option for coffee in NR
Hudson Physicians welcomes Greg Barlow, PA-C
2018 Business Woman of Year nominees announced
Place a Business Announcement
Patricia Antoinette Stulas
Lois I. Hammelman
Roland Clarence Running
David Allen Osborne
Father Leonard Fraher
Support Daniel Hansen
Gary Hanson for St. Croix County Supervisor Dist. 11
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Bob Feidler for County Supervisor
Sarah Nigbor column: Finding my roots, and Finnish ones at that
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Your local news is under tax attack
Wild Side column: Brimming rivers
Viewpoint: Serious state tech problems need public scrutiny
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September 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man charged with attacking teen mowing lawn; 8 more state news stories
WEST BEND — A 46-year-old man is due back in court Oct. 11 after he allegedly attacked a young neighbor with a hammer while the teen was mowing...
September 1, 2017 - 9:04am
June 14, 2017
Bond set for suspect in crash that killed Beldenville teen
The case against a Minnesota woman accused of vehicular homicide marks the first time the substance carfentanil has gone under Wisconsin State...
June 14, 2017 - 8:24am
June 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eleventh OWI conviction sends man to prison; 9 more state news stories
APPLETON — A Wisconsin man is going to prison for four- and a-half years for being drunk when he was involved in a car accident in downtown...
June 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
February 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Court ruling eases admissibility of toxicology tests; broadband bill targets rural areas; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — The Wisconsin Supreme Court has made it easier to use toxicology test results against criminal defendants in court. The justices ruled 5-2 Tuesday that toxicology tests are legally parts of autopsies, and therefore can be admitted as evidence without the person who wrote...
February 14, 2017 - 3:33pm
September 26, 2016
NRHS Homecoming court announced
This week is homecoming week for the New Richmond School District and high school. The Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned following the...
September 26, 2016 - 10:42am
April 7, 2016
Somerset man charged with possessing child porn
A Somerset man arrived home from a Caribbean trip this week to be arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography, according to charges filed in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Prosecutors on Wednesday charged 73-year-old Roland D. Kisling with six felony counts of child porn...
April 7, 2016 - 3:33pm
August 20, 2015
Sheriff's office: Prominent lawyer's death appears accidental
Polk County authorities said preliminary indications are that a prominent western Wisconsin lawyer’s death was accidental. Owen Williams, a former St. Croix County district attorney and practicing lawyer who worked around western Wisconsin, died Monday at his home. “It’s...
August 20, 2015 - 9:40am
June 8, 2015
Charges: Armed with rope, guns and plot, New Richmond man kidnapped ex-girlfriend
A worker was driving home from her job in Baldwin when a man rose up in her back seat, held a gun to her head and draped a noose around her neck....
June 8, 2015 - 9:53am
June 4, 2015
Three men charged in suspected cockfighting ring
Three brothers have been charged for the second time this year with cockfighting-related crimes in western Wisconsin. Ernesto, Idelio, and Agustin Benitez all appeared in Polk County Circuit Court yesterday -- each on 20 criminal counts. The brothers were charged in March...
June 4, 2015 - 9:46am
May 28, 2015
Escape could cost boot camp inmates six years in prison
Formal charges were filed on Friday against the three men accused of escaping from a New Richmond corrections facility. Jesse Jamal Fairley,...
May 28, 2015 - 9:27am
Jury: Convicted Hudson rapist still dangerous
A six-person St. Croix County jury determined Wednesday that a man who kidnapped and a raped a girl in Hudson in the 1980s should continue to be held at a secure state treatment facility. The three-day trial ended with the four-woman, two-man jury concluding James L. Thorin remains...
May 28, 2015 - 9:20am
May 21, 2015
Convicted killer loses appeal
Peter G. Whyte, now 58, lost an appeal of a second-degree murder conviction that will keep him in prison until he turns 90. In a decision filed Tuesday, May 12, Wisconsin’s District III Court of Appeals rejected Whyte’s second appeal of his conviction for stabbing his girlfriend,...
May 21, 2015 - 9:06am
Roberts woman sentenced to jail time in meth-burglary case
A Roberts woman accused of burglary and teaching a child to inject methamphetamine was sentenced last week to jail time, probation and enrollment in drug court. The sentence, issued by St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Edward Vlack, followed guilty pleas by Bridget Nicole Eisele...
May 21, 2015 - 9:04am
May 15, 2015
Roberts man apologizes for ‘bad judgment’ in weapons case
All three felony charges faced by a Roberts man accused of illegally discharging his gun will go away, provided he walks the line for two years. St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Edward Vlack placed Derek D. Soderstrom’s possession of a firearm silencer charge in deferred judgment...
May 15, 2015 - 12:24pm
May 7, 2015
New Richmond woman charged in burglary case
Two New Richmond residents appeared in court last week in connection with an April 25 burglary in Glenwood City. Sara C. Frazier, 31, was charged...
May 7, 2015 - 9:47am