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Schachtner defeats Jarchow in special election
Special election: Schachtner claims lead
NR School District to hold NR4K info meeting, open house
Wisconsin roundup: Sparta arrest is Pierce County man's 6th for OWI; more state news stories
Sheriff: Rescuers were 'trying everything' to save boy in New Richmond-area house fire
crime and courts
Tigers take second at Chippewa Falls
Spartan hockey: Peterson nets overtime game-winner
Spartans get shot at second place
Frozen Gnome Fat Tire Challenge pits cyclists against the weather
Where land and rivers meet the sea
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
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
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine
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Richard "Rick" Wichelman
Robert E. "Bob" McDaniel
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
Pastor column: Direction comes from many sources
Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
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Schachtner defeats Jarchow in special election
September 7, 2017
New Richmond drug bust nets 2 arrests
A New Richmond woman and a Minneapolis man accused of selling heroin to a police informant were arrested Thursday during a traffic stop. New...
September 7, 2017 - 1:25pm
July 17, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Shelters to close for state's homeless veterans; 9 more state news stories
UNION GROVE — The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs blames a federal decision to stop funding for a need to close two facilities which...
July 17, 2017 - 9:02am
May 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker, Fitzgerald mum on Assembly tax overhaul; 11 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker and Senate GOP leader Scott Fitzgerald are not saying much about a major tax overhaul that's being worked on by...
May 3, 2017 - 9:01am
April 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Incumbent Evers cruises at polls, remains state schools chief; second teen pleads guilty in Houlton chicken death case; 10 more state news stories
Seven of every 10 Wisconsin voters choose Tony Evers, who won a third term as the state's public school superintendent. He received about 490,000...
April 5, 2017 - 9:14am
March 29, 2017
Hudson drug arrest follows heroin overdose
A suspected heroin dealer was arrested last week in Hudson after a chain of events that began with a police informant's drug overdose. The suspect,...
March 29, 2017 - 8:59am
March 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Survey ranks state 16th-best overall; GOP senator questions immunity provision in Harsdorf heroin legislation; 9 more state news stories
Wisconsin is the 16th best state in the nation, according to an inaugural ranking from U-S News and World Report. The magazine evaluated all 50 states in 68 categories ranging from crime to personal opportunity. Wisconsin's government scored the highest — the fifth best, mainly...
March 1, 2017 - 9:39am
January 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Meth use in Wisconsin matches heroin, report says; feds call food-stamp drug testing plan illegal; 8 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin officials have done a lot in recent years to fight the state's growing problem with heroin. But a new study shows that methamphetamine use has grown so quickly, it's on par with heroin. The FBI and the state Justice Department estimates that meth usage in...
January 12, 2017 - 10:38am
July 2, 2014
Heroin overdose leads to arrest
A New Richmond man is facing a felony charge after a woman suffered a heroin overdose on June 11. Samuel Lee Russell, 23, was charged with first-degree...
July 2, 2014 - 3:38pm
March 6, 2014
Students assemble medication disposal kits
Young students rarely get the chance to make a contribution to the community while they are at school, but when Family and Consumer Education...
March 6, 2014 - 12:38pm
Heroin forum starts community conversation
More than 150 people gathered at the New Richmond High School auditorium on Wednesday, Feb.
March 6, 2014 - 11:26am
Our View: Dispose of unused prescription meds
The stories family members shared last week at the community heroin forum sponsored by the New Richmond Police Department, the New Richmond School District and the New Richmond Area Community Foundation, were heartbreaking. Their stories of addiction, pain, prison, recovery, relapse...
March 6, 2014 - 10:21am
February 24, 2014
Drug forum rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 26
The New Richmond Police Department, the New Richmond School District and the New Richmond Area Community Foundation are sponsoring a public forum in an effort to address the issue of illegal drugs and prescription drug abuse. The event, which was originally scheduled for Feb....
February 24, 2014 - 10:59am
February 13, 2014
Two charged with possession of heroin, intent to distribute
At least two people arrested in New Richmond have been formally charged with possession of heroin with intent to deliver. Robert J. Heininger,...
February 13, 2014 - 7:57am
Forum to take on heroin, other drugs
With multiple recent overdose deaths in the Twin Cities area, including at least a dozen in the Hudson area over the past few years, New Richmond Police Chief Mark Samelstad is mobilizing forces in his fight against the deadly drug. Though the New Richmond Police Department coordinates...
February 13, 2014 - 7:54am
February 6, 2014
Drug Court: A chance to change
Any way you look at it, the St. Croix County Drug Court is a good deal and offers a real chance for those looking to break the cycle of substance abuse and criminal behavior. The court has been in place since 2006.
February 6, 2014 - 9:47am