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September 2, 2017
Installation photograph of the Members’ Spotlight exhibition at The Phipps, featuring work by 111 member artists. Photo by Amanda Bierbaum
Members' spotlight exhibition at The Phipps
September 2, 2017 - 8:00am
August 22, 2017
Stephanie Cooke was recently named executive director of the New Richmond Heritage Center. Cooke took over the job in June. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
NR Heritage Center names new executive director
August 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 21, 2017
Meet Libby, Overdrive's new one-tap reading app from your library
August 21, 2017 - 5:00am
August 18, 2017
Pepper Fest schedule rounding into form
August 18, 2017 - 2:04pm
August 14, 2017
Buy a Photo
August 14, 2017 - 10:54am
August 10, 2017
Cast members include (back row, from left): Elva Crist, Amelia Blasing, Faith Lindahl, Brayden Curtis, Stella Mottl, Lindsey Marek, Kaden Walthal, Madelyn Evans and Conner Boorman; (middle row) Bella Baillargeon, Sidnie Roshell, Annika Olinski, Soley Crist, Katelyn Doehrmann, Sophia Powell and Carmen Schwalen; (front row) Elise Marek and Abigail Fall. Photo courtesy of Old Gem Theater
'Birdie' at the Old Gem Theater
August 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 15, 2017
The Somerset Library Board of Trustees recently voted to approve the hiring of the consulting firm Crescendo Fundraising Professionals, LLC to study the feasibility and community support for expanding the Somerset Public Library. Photo courtesy of the Somerset Public Library
Somerset Library Board approves library expansion support study
July 15, 2017 - 5:00am
July 5, 2017
The Friends of the Friday Memorial Library recently donated $3,614 to the New Richmond library for Lucky Day books and DVDs, the summer reading program, and many other library needs.Pictured (from left to right): Library Director Kim Hennings, library board member Linda Thompson, Friends of the Library President Jerry Pults, and Friends of the Library Treasurer Susan Keskinen. Photo submitted by Pat Herr
Friends of the Friday Memorial Library makes donation
July 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
Piano students from the Nina DeKock Music Studio performed in their spring recital at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College on May 22. From left to right: Katelyn Doehrmann, Gwen Ames, teacher-Nina DeKock, Megan Gross, Wyatt Wolf, Gracie Strand, Wyatt Engstrom, Aaden Cudd, Ava Strand, Luke Kamish, Katie Tronson, Maddie Kamish, Caileigh Ballina, MaKayla Robelia, Bailee Nelson and Aftin Nelson. Photo by Nina DeKock
Spring recital
July 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 14, 2017
Hammond Arts Alliance to host "Sci-Fi" exhibit
June 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 3, 2017
Friday Memorial Library Director Kimberly Hennings is pictured with members of the Kiwanis of New Richmond who sponsored the installation of StoryWalk. Photo courtesy of Friday Memorial Library
'Alexander' comes to the StoryWalk
June 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 31, 2017
Emily Perez Mora holds her winning bookmark.
Hillside student wins bookmark contest
May 31, 2017 - 5:00am
May 15, 2017
The River City Chorale is looking for members for its upcoming Summer Chorale. The community chorus performs throughout western Wisconsin and the Twin Cities metro area. Submitted photo
River City Chorale seeks vocalists
May 15, 2017 - 5:00am
May 11, 2017
Cast members in the front row (from left to right): Coba Darrow and Hayden Bahneman. Middle row: Katherine Engel, Abby Sauvola, Abigail Fall, Nova Ouellette, Ruth Mottl and Tom Monn. Back row: Elise Marek, Lindsey Marek, Nova Kivi, Stella Mottl and Patrick Wagner. Photo courtesy of Old Gem Theater
'Stuart Little' at Old Gem Theater
May 11, 2017 - 4:50pm
April 10, 2017
Somerset native Johanna Smith displays a copy of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival Wonders book to students at the Somerset Elementary School during a recent visit by the St. Paul Winter Carnival Royalty to the school.
Somerset graduate Johanna Smith is St. Paul Winter Carnival Princess
April 10, 2017 - 9:28am