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Making the most of their minutes: Tigers nearly upset one of MBC's top teams
Thursday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset wrestlers score MBC wins
Basketball: Matchups dictating Spartans' success
Stars align for the future
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VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 12/21/17 Meeting Minutes
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: School Board Vacancy Notice
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-644 (Amend Sewer Rates)
WITC: Public Notice - Environmental Assessment - NR Campus Addition
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 17-CV-533
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Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
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January 14, 2018
Friday Library Column: The most popular titles of 2017
As the year draws to a close, it is fun to look back at all of the popular titles. Some items pass through our hands only a few times and others...
January 14, 2018 - 5:00am
December 16, 2017
Friday Library: Wisconsin's Digital Library Challenges Readers to Try Digital
Friday Memorial Library and Wisconsin's Digital Library are on a mission: Get more people to try digital reading! While we have offered ebooks...
December 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 30, 2017
Friday Library Column: Glover Park a special place for city, library alike
Written by Jessica LaPean, Youth Services Librarian at the Friday Memorial Library
November 30, 2017 - 5:00am
November 20, 2017
Friday Memorial Library column: What we are grateful for
"What if today we were grateful for everything."—Charlie Brown (by Charles Schultz). While it is always important to recognize the good things in your life, November traditionally becomes a time of appreciation for many. This month, we are reminded to slow down and take the...
November 20, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 28, 2017
Elementary schools welcome author and illustrator James Burks
On Monday, May 22, New Richmond elementary students and staff enthusiastically welcomed author and illustrator James Burks.
June 28, 2017 - 5:00am
June 13, 2017
St. Croix Riverway book sketches modern history
Getting a jump on next year's 50th anniversary of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway's upper portion, writer Buz Swerkstrom has collected...
June 13, 2017 - 9:11am
June 7, 2017
Chat & Chew: Getting kids interested in talking about books
Starting on June 9, the Friday Memorial Library will host a new, unconventional book club twice a month for two different age groups. The group is called Chat & Chew and will be held at the library over lunch.
June 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 22, 2017
Top finishers in Battle of the Books announced
New Richmond Middle School Four New Richmond Middle School students reached their goal of reading 20 chapter books to complete the NRMS Battle...
March 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 20, 2017
Friday Memorial Library: Beach reads to bring with you on spring break
Friday Memorial Library Relaxing in the warm sun on a lounge chair during spring break is the perfect time to catch up on your reading. Even if you aren't lucky enough to take a fabulous trip, these recently-released books will transport you to a different place in your mind. Read...
March 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 2, 2017
Friday Memorial Library Column: Celebrating and honoring women
Friday Memorial Library Congress declared March as National Women's History month in 1987. The 2017 theme is "Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business." Here is a list of suggested titles for celebrating and honoring women this month.
March 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 16, 2017
Hazel Mackin Public Library: Experience library's redesigned collection
If you have an emerging reader who is heading to chapter books, we are excited for you to come in and experience our redesigned collection. Juvenile chapter books have always been a difficult area to select books from because young readers typically don't know what they want to read....
February 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 9, 2017
Hazel Mackin Library: Have a ‘grumpy old man?’ Check out these books
Written by library director Krissa Coleman I always get excited when our publication of BookPage comes in. I usually mark it up and start ordering the newest books coming out for that month.
February 9, 2017 - 10:00am
May 15, 2016
Sink or Swim Night
On Thursday, May 5, the library had its rescheduled STEM night from April. The topic was "Sink or Swim" and kids learned about buoyancy, density,...
May 15, 2016 - 11:00am
May 5, 2016
Three-part series to focus on environmental topics
Friday Memorial Library will host a three-part series focusing on environmental topics in the area, including recycling, compost, the NR Solar Garden and local food options starting with part one on Friday, May 6, at 1 p.m., followed by the second session on Friday, May 13 (1 p.m.)...
May 5, 2016 - 8:51am
April 10, 2016
Event to showcase local authors
The Local Author Showcase is an event sponsored by the Willow River Writers and Friends of the Library and should prove to be an enjoyable time of hearing excerpts from published works by local authors. This event will be held at the Friday Memorial Library from 6-8 p.m. Thursday,...
April 10, 2016 - 11:00am