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SMS lauds students of the month
St. Croix County forecast as fastest growing to 2040; town of Richmond ranks 7th statewide in growth
Task force unlikely to suggest sweeping changes for rural school funding; 'robo call' bill still in-play; more Wisconsin news
A sea of pink at Central
School board approves academy of virtual education
crime and courts
Tiger girls basketball knocks off Ashland
Spartans top St. Croix Falls
SCC boys basketball knocked out of playoffs by Northwestern
Tiger boys basketball knocked out of playoffs
Spartans fall one game short of section finals
Ready, Set, GO!
Somerset art at its finest
Buds Garden Club hosts bluebird talk
Roberts loses ‘Good Neighbor,’ beloved friend
Local family uses talents to heal in the Philippines
arts and entertainment
Loren Robert Pickard, 92
Elizabeth A. "Betty" Neumann, 81
Jean D. Hertzenberg, 92
Della Parent, 78
Della Parent, 78
Inquiring Reporter: If you could talk to Mother Nature, what would you say to her right now?
Letters to the Editor: March 6, 2014
Our View: Dispose of unused prescription meds
Our View: Get involved in library building discussion
Letters to the Editor: Feb. 27, 2014
Town of Somreset Ordinance Amendment Chapter 18-62 #2014-01
Village of Star Prairie February 5, 2014 Board Meeting Minutes
11CV695 Montpetit Bros LLC vs Somerset Real Estate Partners
11Cv987 Bank of New York vs Darren N Grass, Vikki A Grass
Town of Somerset Town Board Meeting MInutes - March 5, 2014
June 7, 2013
Cong. Sensenbrenner -Patriot Act author - says NSA surveillance goes too far; Assembly votes to uphold new laws in dispute, more state news
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Wisconsin House Republican Jim Sensenbrenner - who wrote the U.S.A. Patriot Act soon after 9-11 - said the secret surveillance...
news / outdoors / business / / politics
June 7, 2013 - 9:10am
June 6, 2013
Bowhunters host anniversary event
The Chilakoot Bowhunters organization has announced that it will be hosting an Archery Shoot to celebrate its 60th anniversary. The two-day event will be held the weekend of June 8-9 at the Chilakoot Bowhunters Range, 373 165th Ave. Somerset. This event features an 80 target 3D...
June 6, 2013 - 7:46am
OUTDOOR HAPPENINGS: Firearm safety, education is the key
Much has been said over the last several months concerning firearm violence and stiffer legislation on the purchase of firearms. Speculation...
June 6, 2013 - 7:32am
June 5, 2013
Joint Finance deal boosts school aids, cuts taxes; provision gives tax break for private school tuition, more state briefs
MADISON -- The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee is expected to take its final votes Wednesday on the new state budget. Majority Republicans...
news / business / / politics / outdoors
June 5, 2013 - 8:38am
June 2, 2013
Homestead schedules kids fishing contest
The St. Croix Sportsman's Alliance will sponsor a free kids fishing contest at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake from 3 to 5:15 p.m. Saturday,...
June 2, 2013 - 10:25am
June 1, 2013
Reflection garden planned at The Deerfield
When Carolyn Craig moved her daughter into the Deerfield Gables facility, she immediately noticed the potential for a reflection garden just...
June 1, 2013 - 11:45am
New Richmond students attend state event
The New Richmond and St. Croix County area was well represented at this year's state Conservation Congress. According to Dave Larson, county...
outdoors / education
June 1, 2013 - 10:27am
Foundation presents grant to fairgrounds
The New Richmond Area Community Foundation recently presented the Friends of the St. Croix County Fairgrounds with a $500 grant during its next...
June 1, 2013 - 8:00am
May 31, 2013
Fishing club caters to young anglers
The Indianhead Junior Bassmasters, the junior bass fishing club sponsored by the Indianhead Bassers adult club out of New Richmond, recently...
May 31, 2013 - 10:21am
May 30, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: Zebra mussels found in Itasca County lakes
Credit Forum News Service North Dakota Downtown Williston project approved WILLISTON, N.D. -- City commissioners here voted 4-1 Thursday to sell a city parking lot to a Chicago developer who plans a $16 million retail, residential and office complex. Supporters of the six-story...
May 30, 2013 - 8:21pm
DNR approves exploratory drilling application
MADISON - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Thursday approved the exploratory drilling application submitted by Gogebic Taconite, LLC.
news / business / / outdoors
May 30, 2013 - 4:21pm
St. Croix River group presents awards
Each year the St. Croix River Association presents the Watershed Stewardship Award to an individual, business, organization or community for...
May 30, 2013 - 10:18am
May 29, 2013
New book features day hiking trails
PRESCOTT--Prescott receives prominent billing in the latest recreational guidebook to Northwest Wisconsin, "Headin' to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northwest Wisconsin," by Rob Bignell. Describing more than 100 trails, the book covers nine Wisconsin counties. And while not in...
outdoors / life
May 29, 2013 - 1:13pm
Reward boosted to $1,750 for bear death information
The reward for information leading to the arrest of individuals involved in the killing of a bear has grown. Several organizations and individuals have added to the initial $500 reward, and now the incentive stands at $1,750. On or about February 24, conservation wardens with the...
May 29, 2013 - 8:35am
May 23, 2013
Late spring, more walleyes prompt lawmaker to back off funding threat affecting tribes; Milwaukee falls to 30th largest U.S. city; more state briefs
MADISON -- The vice-chairman of the State Building Commission backed off Wednesday on a threat to withhold a $250,000 in grant money for the Lac du Flambeau Indian tribe. Assembly Republican Dean Kaufert of Neenah said a few weeks ago that he wanted to pull back funding that the...
news / politics / business / outdoors
May 23, 2013 - 10:01am