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St. Croix County off-duty deputy charged with firearms misdemeanor following OWI arrest
UPDATE: Man identified in Polk County ice death
City to host Mary Park open house
Update: Evers rejects GOP tax relief plan as unsustainable
Wisconsin roundup: Evers could include ‘first step’ toward medical marijuana in budget; more state news stories
crime and courts
Friday sports: Kidder steps forward to lead Tigers to win
Thursday’s Results: SCC wrestlers win on tie-breaker, Somerset's Grahovac gets 100th win
Powerlifting: Tiger boys win Osceola meet
This Week In Sports, Jan. 17-23
Frozen Gnome Fat Tire Challenge run on frozen ground
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
arts and entertainment
NEW RICHMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids- Synthetic Turf, Phase 1
SOMERSET SCHOOL DISTRICT: Initial Resolution - Bonds
LEGAL NOTICE: Frontier Service and Rates
ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: Request For Proposals- Food Service
VILLAGE OF ROBERTS: Ad For Re-Bids- S. Division St. Sidewalk
John Raleigh dies at 76; River's Edge sold to Cedar Lake Speedway
Anchor Paper constructs River Falls facility
SCEDC announces 2018 Business of the Year awards
Stephens Sanitation sold to Waste Management
NR Chamber annual dinner and awards gala set for Jan. 30
Place a Business Announcement
Lyle Ely Hill
John P. Raleigh
Ronald R. Siegersma
John P. Raleigh
Heather Noelle Oman
Michael and Maxine Allen
Michael & Maxine Allen
Michael & Maxine Allen
Bill Rubin column: Fables of a passbook and financial literacy
Hammond Library column: Take Your Child to the Library Day
Wild Side Column: Farming clams in Cedar Key
Letters to the Editor
Ginny Scheiderer column: Re-gifting making the headlines
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March 21, 2016
Make a difference: It could be the difference
I used to take the same meandering route once a month, sometimes twice, from our place to hers always leaving enough time to arrive a few minutes early just in case there was some last minute assistance required. There rarely was. Donna lived by herself in a clean, comfortable condo...
March 21, 2016 - 11:01am
March 14, 2016
Plays, concerts and sports ... Oh my!
Since my family moved to Hudson in 2001, I’ve always really enjoyed being so close to a major city (in this case two), as well as its suburbs, and all the luxuries it has afforded me and my family.
March 14, 2016 - 8:59am
Political signs...follow the rules
All of a sudden we find ourselves nearly midway through the month of March -- it’s at this time of year when we all look out one day to see the ground frozen and the dirty snow overtaking the days of the pristine white landscapes that formerly adorned the area. That’s followed...
March 14, 2016 - 8:54am
March 1, 2016
It could have been worse...much worse
My day started on Wednesday, Feb. 3, with the news St. Croix Central would be two hours late as a result of the snowstorm the night before.
March 1, 2016 - 11:08am
February 22, 2016
Fundamental change: We must be the first to lead
It starts with a moment that can change history. A spark of hope that snaps us out of our over extended, multi-tasking, constantly consuming lives allowing us to glimpse what the future can be, a chance to be better than we are, not just a little better, much better parents, teachers,...
February 22, 2016 - 12:20pm
December 23, 2015
Twas the Night Before Christmas and the fix was in
I have a good, good friend, let’s call him Joey, not to protect his privacy, but because that’s his name. He is the kind of fellow other fellows admire - a man’s man.
December 23, 2015 - 9:18am
September 3, 2015
First day of School: A rollercoaster of emotions
The alarm clock rang, they jumped out of bed, took a shower, ate breakfast, brushed their teeth and got dressed. They had a big smile on their face, knowing no matter what happened the rest of their day, the next five to 10 minutes would be a highlight of their day.
September 3, 2015 - 1:42pm
July 16, 2015
You never know what you had until it's gone
I don’t know if it was just me, but throughout high school and college I never really saw the need for naps.
July 16, 2015 - 9:08am
September 11, 2013
Growing up in New Richmond helps, hurts new editor
In some ways, growing up in New Richmond has given me a head start on my new job as editor at the New Richmond News, but in other ways it keeps me further behind. I lived here from 1984 to 1996, but don't ask me too much about who was mayor then, or any seemingly significant event....
September 11, 2013 - 2:04pm
August 29, 2013
Book Report: Literary tribute to this couple is overdue
England’s Edwardian Era is a fascinating one, indeed. It succeed the staid Victorian era and with the death of Victoria around the turn of the century, her aged son Edward VII ascended the throne and a whole new way of life for the English opened up. Well, not for everybody,...
August 29, 2013 - 12:40pm
August 9, 2013
Book Report: Arabian legend, tailored coats revived
Just about the time you think you’ll scream if you’re confronted with another monumental biography, another epic movie, an enigmatic play about T.E. Lawrence, along comes journalist Scott Anderson with a monumental tome, titled “Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly...
August 9, 2013 - 12:51pm
August 1, 2013
Book Report: Not a waste to read poet’s letters
Twenty years ago, when I was made book review editor of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, I wrote a column in which I described to my readers what kind of books and authors I liked and didn’t care for, so they would know my prejudices from the get-go. In one paragraph, I mentioned...
August 1, 2013 - 10:06am
July 25, 2013
Book Report: Even a grudging reader will like these stories
If you’re a science fiction buff, have I got a book for you to take to the lake.
July 25, 2013 - 3:13pm
May 16, 2013
Book Report: The choice is yours: Lovely poems, exploding tourism
University of Iowa Press has just re-issued a book of poetry by Philip Levine, winner both the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book...
May 16, 2013 - 4:36pm
April 11, 2013
Book Report: Another word on former presidents; waxing poetic on the death of a fly
Three American presidents lead off this week's roster of books: Franklin Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon. You could fill libraries...
April 11, 2013 - 1:53pm