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Stafsholt to hold listening session in New Richmond
Wisconsin roundup: Capitol streaker may have been drunk; one-quarter of Milwaukee's 911 calls not emergencies; 12 more state news stories
UPDATE: 'I would not have expected this,' murder suspect's landlord says
SCC school board approves Clay as elementary principal
Hammond Village Board tables library repairs to get more quotes
crime and courts
WIAA Wrestling: Four local wrestlers advance to state tournament
Friday's Results: New Richmond hockey advances; New Richmond, SCC boys hoops are winners
New Richmond boys hockey opens WIAA playoffs at home on Friday
New Richmond boys basketball plays Friday at Somerset
New Richmond wrestlers send five to Saturday's Division 1 sectional meet
SCC school board approves Clay as elementary principal
NRHS hosts STEM Night
Learn 2 Love group stuffs socks with items for those in need
The Colosseum opens for business
St. Croix County 4-H opportunities
Watercolor painting class held at Hazel Mackin
Local game designer seeing success
Free March 1 seminar: How to manage medications effectively
Hazel Mackin Public Library: Experience library's redesigned collection
Somerset2017 sees first 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten graduate
arts and entertainment
Town of Stanton - Notice of Public Meeting March 16, 2017
City of New Richmond: 3/7/17 Public Hearing Notice
17PR14 - In the matter of the estate of Mary E Kenny
17PR12 In the matter of the estate of Ricky J Borowicz
Notice to Landowners: Highway Right-of-Way Encroachments
Wilfred Maitrejean, 92
Arlen Dale Strate, 61
Culver H. "Bud" Anderson, 80
Michael J. Otto, 59
Jeanne Teske, 89
Letters to the Editor
Take the challenge: Defy gravity, if you dare
Letters to the Editor
Striving for a healthy community
City of New Richmond kicks off its comprehensive plan
Real Estate Showcase
December 18, 2016
Village relinquishes responsibility for Summerfield development
Village of Roberts Following a detailed discussion, Village of Roberts trustees unanimously approved a recommendation from the plan commission to turn over responsibility for maintenance and upkeep of the section of water system that runs between Cherry Lane and Division Street South...
December 18, 2016 - 5:00am
December 16, 2016
Hammond board approves police department roof replacement
The Hammond Village Board approved a series of items at its Monday, Dec. 12, regular board meeting, including replacing the roof of the police department and creating a donation account for the cemetery, according to the meeting minutes provided by Village of Hammond Clerk Sandi Hazer....
December 16, 2016 - 3:00pm
Wisconsin round up: Wisconsin has nation's second largest improvement in health rankings; Standoff with shots fired ends with suspect's death; and 11 more state news stories
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- Wisconsin is the nation's 20th healthiest state, according to the annual "America's Health Rankings" from the United Health Foundation. The Badger State rose four spots from last year, tied for the nation's second largest increase in its overall rank -- but UW-Madison...
December 16, 2016 - 8:57am
December 15, 2016
Master plan, with revisions, sent back to NR school board
NR school board could consider plan Dec. 20 The City of New Richmond council Monday night approved updated language to its master plan for the...
December 15, 2016 - 12:00pm
State Board approves recreation plan despite lawsuit; former juror to be questioned for alleged improper behavior; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- The state Natural Resources Board has voted to allow off road motorcycle riding and model rockets at a nature area, despite a lawsuit to ban those activities. The board voted 7-0 Wednesday for a master plan at the Sauk Prairie State Recreation area, on the site of the...
December 15, 2016 - 9:31am
December 14, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; state bill would require drug tests for certain high school students; and 10 more state news stories
Unlike Tuesday morning, it's above zero everywhere in Wisconsin. But forecasters say the respite won't last long as another round of arctic air pushes its way into the Badger State Wednesday. By Thursday morning, lows are supposed to get down to 15 below with wind chills as cold...
December 14, 2016 - 9:46am
December 12, 2016
City of New Richmond 2017 Budget approved
New Richmond City Council aldermen unanimously approved the 2017 budget as presented at a hearing Monday, Dec. 5 — a budget that shows a 3.52 percent increase in the overall levy. The total budget of $5,120,638 is a $174,108 increase over the 2016 budget of $4,946,530. City Administrator...
December 12, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 10, 2016
Village of Star Prairie Board approves 2017 budget worth $345,794
Village of Star Prairie The Village of Star Prairie Board of Trustees unanimously approved a budget of $345,794 for 2017 at a special meeting held last Wednesday evening, Nov. 30, at the community center. The new budget includes a property tax levy of $232,117, representing an increase...
December 10, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 5, 2016
City officials: ‘Let’s talk …’
Old school master plan approval deadline set for end of year With the deadline for the approval of the proposed old middle school master plan detailing a “15,000-foot view,” New Richmond City Administrator Mike Darrow and Mayor Fred Horne worked Tuesday to clear up any misunderstandings...
December 5, 2016 - 10:55am
December 2, 2016
City officials: ‘Let’s talk …’ about the master plan
With the deadline for the approval of the proposed old middle school master plan detailing a “15,000-foot view,” New Richmond City Administrator Mike Darrow and Mayor Fred Horne worked Tuesday to clear up any misunderstandings among members of the New Richmond School Board who...
December 2, 2016 - 3:00pm
Hammond Village Board to create broadband ad hoc committee
The Hammond Village Board discussed many different topics during its Nov. 28 board meeting, including the village’s broadband survey, wage increases for the part-time cemetery employees, the warranty information for the submersible mixer for the sewer plant and beer garden permits....
December 2, 2016 - 5:00am
December 1, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW System chancellors seeking more funding; hand recounts for majority of counties; 8 more state news stories
OSHKOSH -- After absorbing budget cuts in 10 of the last 12 years, chancellors in the University of Wisconsin System are hoping lawmakers will give them a little more money this time. The system is asking for an additional $42 million from the state. UW Madison Chancellor Rebecca...
December 1, 2016 - 11:06am
November 30, 2016
Today is Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day
Proclamation calls on drivers to give snowplows room to work, stay off roadways if possible during severe winter storms Governor Scott Walker has proclaimed Wednesday, November 30 as Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day in Wisconsin. The Governor’s proclamation highlights the important...
November 30, 2016 - 1:50pm
Traffic signals at highways 35 and 64 eastbound exit ramp in Somerset to be updated
New signals to improve safety The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will implement an update to traffic signals the week of Dec. 5 at the intersection of highways 35 and 64 eastbound exit ramp and county highway C in the town of Somerset. Currently, traffic approaching Highway...
November 30, 2016 - 12:42pm
November 25, 2016
Somerset village board approves $1,392,498 tax levy; considers Amphitheater's owner request
Amphitheater owner contests doubling of police rate Following a public hearing before a full house, trustees for the Village of Somerset approved a budget of $1,801,453 for 2017 at their meeting last Tuesday night. The budget includes $15,000 in merit pay yet to be assigned. Trustees...
November 25, 2016 - 3:00pm