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Monday night's New Richmond City Council Special Session, sometimes referred to as a work session, did not deliver any headline worthy decisions. That is not to say the meeting was not worth holding.
Somerset School District Superintendent Mark Bezek provided Somerset Village trustees with an update on the district's community-developed 2017-2022 strategic plan at its Tuesday, April 17, 2018 board meeting.
Be prepared, do not be afraid to lead in a crisis situation and do not name the shooters in the event of an active shooter event, instead focus on helping the victims.
Champ's back room was filled with wall-to-wall energy and optimism Thursday, April 12, when members and leadership of the St. Croix County Democrats met to hear from three candidates vying to unseat 7th Congressional District Congressman Sean Duffy in November. Before hearing from Margaret Engebretson, Dr. Brian Ewert and Bob Look, patrons were fired up by speeches from the newly elected state senator from the 10th District, Patty Schachtner, and candidate for Lt. Governor, Mandela Barnes.
Brock Geyen of CliftonLarsonAllen LLP walked Hammond village trustees through the highlights of the 2017 audit of the village's finances at the meeting Monday night, April 9. Geyen reported the general fund was in good shape as was the water utility while the sewer utility is improving but continues to lag behind. Trustees approved a bid for $3,490 from Asphalt Associates to stripe the village streets rather than have the work performed by Public Works as a way to save the money.
Units from New Richmond Fire & Rescue were first on the scene at a structure fire Tuesday evening, April 10, 2018 in Star Prairie Township. An attached garage at 1990 93rd St. caught on fire around 5:30 p.m. Units from Somerset Fire/Rescue joined the fight.