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Blizzard blows into Pierce, St. Croix counties
Wisconsin roundup: Senate votes on leaders of elections, ethics commissions; more state news stories
Evers leans on experience in challenge to Walker
WITC Scholarship fundraiser scheduled for Jan. 25
Wisconsin roundup: Troopers anticipate Super Bowl traffic in western Wis.; more state news stories
crime and courts
Tuesday's Results: NR boys hockey, SCC girls hoops move closer to MBC titles
Panthers nearly top Prescott
Spartans win battle for second place
Tigers sharp against Somerset
Tiger girls basketball struggling for consistency
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
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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
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Faust honored by Somerset Community Foundation
Indoor baseball/softball complex opens in Somerset
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Martin Joseph Germain
Sandra K. Johnson
Viewpoint: Kicking us when we are down
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
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Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
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January 23, 2018
Red Kettle Campaign exceeds goal, shelter funding still needed
The St. Croix County Salvation Army and Grace Place Shelter just wrapped up their annual Red Kettle Campaign in December. Last year, the effort raised just over $151,000 during six week campaign. This year, the county residents contributed $155,000 to the efforts. "We are so thankful...
20 hours 10 min ago
January 15, 2018
giveBIG online fundraiser expanding to New Richmond, Somerset
Something extraordinary is about to happen on April 24. Five communities will come together through giveBIG St. Croix Valley, a 24-hour online fundraising extravaganza to support area nonprofits. giveBIG St. Croix Valley will return for a sixth year and is expanding to include New...
January 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 21, 2009
Corrections' officials keep ban on used book donations to prisoners
Corrections' officials say they'll keep banning donations of used books to Wisconsin prisoners, despite protests against the policy. The prisons only allow new books wrapped in covers from approved stores. Officials say used books which are not wrapped might have contraband like...
October 21, 2009 - 9:00am
February 27, 2009
Roberts Food Pantry gets matching donations
Local residents who give to the Roberts Food Pantry will potentially have their donations doubled, thanks to an organization from Rhode Island. The Feinstein Foundation has been giving away $1 million a year to anti-hunger agencies for the past 11 years. Each participating agency...
February 27, 2009 - 2:29am
Clothing running short at center
More and more people are taking advantage of inexpensive clothing at the Five Loaves Food Shelf and Clothing Center. As a result, the supplies of clothing and shoes at the center (150 W. First Street) are getting low. Mona Flanum, a volunteer at the facility, said the clothing center...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Roberts UCC gathers donations for troops overseas
Once again, the Roberts Congregational United Church of Christ is making an impact overseas. This time they're helping American soldiers and sailors. Gifts of Love for our Soldiers and Sailors was started this year as a small Sunday School mission project to send packages to troops...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Letter: A great way to donate to non-profit
To the Editor: Now that the economy has officially tanked, and we must be more careful in how and when we donate to non-profits, may I suggest a direct approach to donating. After working with staff and volunteers of the local Salvation Army over the past two years, I can attest...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
Mixed results for donations to UW foundations
We keep hearing that the rough economy has folks giving less to charity - but two of the larger University of Wisconsin campus foundations are seeing mixed results. The foundation for the Madison campus has received 4 percent more dollars than a year ago. But foundation president...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
St. Croix County will accept gun season deer for food pantries
HUDSON - Officials in St. Croix County announced they now will accept deer taken during any of Wisconsin's gun seasons as part of the statewide Deer Donation Program in which hunters help to feed the needy. Earlier, because of concerns stemming from reports of lead being found...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Overwhelming needs for Grace Place prompt benefit
Duana Bremer wondered if the demographics were changing. "We usually have three families and the rest single," Bremer, director of Grace Place in Somerset, said. "Now we have five families with 10 children total -- have never seen that many kids before." Grace Place, a 24-hour staffed...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Letter: United Way issues plea for donations
To the Editor: Charles Dickens wrote, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times" as the opening line of "A Tale of Two Cities." Those words could easily describe the nightly news. Foreclosures, dramatic stock market drops, bailouts, and the price of gas have become all...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
March 12, 2008
UW-Stout announces $5 million in gifts to university
Officials from the University of Wisconsin-Stout announced that the university has recently received $5 million from donors recently. "The donations demonstrate the confidence individuals have in this great university, and they provide us with the margin of excellence to support...
March 12, 2008 - 12:00am