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NRHS students participate in National High School Walkout
NR School Board member Skoglund resigns
St. Croix County towns slated for broadband funding
Wisconsin roundup: After winter’s sucker punch, concerns turn to melting snow; more state news stories
Democrats stoke the fire ahead of November showdown
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
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
Express Employment - Certified Professional Franshise
Place a Business Announcement
Lois I. Hammelman
Roland Clarence Running
David Allen Osborne
Father Leonard Fraher
Larry "Lurts" Lee Everett Johnson Jr.
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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March 14, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care Part 5: A cash hospital?
If Medicare and Medicaid were just the starting point and we could arrive at a more fair price for every procedure that everyone would pay whether...
March 14, 2018 - 7:49am
March 6, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 4: Placing blame
To a lay person, it frequently sounds like Medicaid and Medicare are blamed in substantial part for contributing to our current healthcare malaise....
March 6, 2018 - 7:49am
February 26, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 3: Skepticism and mistrust
To many, it feels like the equation, in which “do no harm” was the primary principle guiding the delivery of healthcare placing the patient...
February 26, 2018 - 9:49pm
February 9, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 2: Decisions, decisions
February 9, 2018 - 6:11am
February 3, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 1: The doctor-patient relationship
Put your fingers in your ears and slowly close your eyes. What do you hear? Listen closely and you might hear your own heartbeat. Without that...
February 3, 2018 - 9:45am
December 9, 2017
WITC, NRHS partner for Health Care Occupations course
Just a few years after partnering to bring area students the Welding Academy at New Richmond High School, WITC-New Richmond and the New Richmond...
December 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 17, 2014
Governor tours Western Wisconsin Cancer Center
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker visited New Richmond on Friday, April 11, to meet with members of the community and tour the Western Wisconsin Cancer...
April 17, 2014 - 11:03am
September 11, 2009
Kohl meets with Obama on health care reform
Wisconsin's Herb Kohl was among a small group of moderate Senate Democrats who met with President Obama Thursday on health care reform. Kohl is part of a new working group that hopes to get federal spending under control. He told the president that the U.S. spends almost 2.5 times...
September 11, 2009 - 9:00am
September 10, 2009
Obama's call to end bickering on health care spurs wrangling
President Obama told Congress last night "the time for bickering is over" on health reform. But there was more of it than ever both during and after the Democrat's 50-minute speech on Capitol Hill. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Menomonee Falls, said Obama spread his own misinformation,...
September 10, 2009 - 9:00am
June 25, 2009
Doyle and four other governors meet with President Obama on health care reform
President Obama met with five governors Wednesday, including Wisconsin's Jim Doyle, to get their views on revamping the nation's health care system. The group included three Democrats and two Republicans and Obama said they all agreed that the priorities include controlling costs,...
June 25, 2009 - 9:00am
June 12, 2009
Congressman says there's a big difference in president's health care words and plans
Janesville Congressman Paul Ryan says there's a big difference in what President Obama says about health reform, and what he actually plans to do. House Republicans chose Ryan to respond to Obama's town hall meeting on health care in Green Bay Thursday. He said the Democrats in...
June 12, 2009 - 9:00am
June 9, 2009
President Obama will key in on health care during Thursday visit to Green Bay
Health care reform will be the main subject of President Obama's town hall meeting in Green Bay on Thursday. That's what White House news secretary Robert Gibbs confirmed Monday. Obama wants to create a government health plan to compete with private insurers, saying it would make...
June 9, 2009 - 9:03am
June 5, 2009
Wisconsin Citizen Action predicts $4,000 savings per family with government health plan competition
The Wisconsin Citizen Action group says the average family would save $4,000 a year if a government health plan ends up competing with private plans. President Obama says he believes Americans should have a choice between private insurance and government coverage, with a ban on...
June 5, 2009 - 9:00am
May 21, 2009
Congressman advances health care debate with alternative plan
Janesville Congressman Paul Ryan is one of the leading forces behind a Republican health care alternative introduced Wednesday. It's much like the plan John McCain spelled out when he ran for president last year. Employer-provided health plans would be fully taxed for the first...
May 21, 2009 - 9:00am
October 20, 2008
Town hall forum focuses on health care issue
There will be a town hall forum Wednesday night, Oct. 22, in Baldwin to discuss how to address the health care crisis at the state and national level. The forum will be centered on real health care stories, with candidates asked to respond. Campaign representatives of Barack Obama...
October 20, 2008 - 12:00am