New Richmond News
What's going on here? To the Editor: U.S. representatives and senators are on break this week so that they can meet with constituents. I called Rep. Sean Duffy's D.C. office on Feb. 16 at 4:52 p.m. to ask for dates/locations of Duffy's town hall meetings. I was told none were planned. I asked how I could be notified of meetings. I was told through email and/or phone which I immediately provided.
021617.BIZ.NRN.DQribbon1 A ribbon-cutting was held Thursday, Feb. 9, at the new Dairy Queen located just to the north of the railroad tracks on Knowles Avenue in New Richmond. The owners were joined by staff, community members and New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors. The business had a soft opening last week and is now officially open for business. (Photo by Raymond T. Rivard) 021617.BIZ.NRN.DQribbon2
Eighth grade honor roll with distinction Megan M. Andersen, Renee E. Backes, Aine G. Connolly, Emily J. Daniluk, Tyler R. Dennis, Leah R. Deyoung, Isabella J. Grabowski, Tessa K. Jacobson, Isabel E. Johnson, Chloe M. Jones, Barbara L. Kling, Allison R. Kolbeck, Avery N. Krumm, Gabrielle H. Langer, Brady A. Lease, Piper A. Leeson, Kacie M. Malone, Kialie L. Malone, Taylor R. Mitchell, Ashley M. Patten, Madelyn G. Strahlman, Emma J. Turbeville, Benjamin G. Wacker, Brayden A. Wright and Addison J. Zinck. Seventh grade honor roll with distinction
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. New chapter readers and even those who are comfortable with reading bigger books can now see our collection in a new way other than the Dewey System.
New Richmond School District The kindergarten parent information and registration meetings will be held at 6 p.m., Thurs., Feb. 16.
The Hammond Community Library prides itself in the many services that we offer to our community and surrounding communities. On a monthly basis we offer programs for the whole community and our doors are open to everyone! Mark your calendar February events and programs. CROCHET AND KNITTING CLUB meets every Monday night from 6-8 p.m. at the library. COLORING CLUB: Thursday, Feb. 9 from 6-8 p.m.
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.
St. Mary School was the happy recipient of a grant from the Anne Marie Foundation to buy materials for the Daily 5 Literacy Program.
St. Croix Central Middle School named its honor roll for the second quarter. "A" Honor Roll
St. Croix Central Elementary recognized its SCC CARES Students of the Month during an assembly Friday, Jan. 6, in the school's gym. Students were recognized for showing acceptance during the months of December and January.