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Wisconsin roundup: Wis. electric rates some of nation’s highest; more state news stories
Village of Hammond: Jensen promoted to lead streets/buildings/ parks
Somerset-area primary set for St. Croix County Board
Somerset SB Candidates share perspectives at Chamber forum
Spring semester public astronomy talks and observatory viewings set
crime and courts
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
Four local wrestlers qualify for 2018 WIAA state championships
Friday's Results: New Richmond's early three-pointers puts away Somerset
Kretovics, Minke, Matteson and Schmidt chosen for WFCA all-star games
SCC boys basketball dropped by two conference leaders
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
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: 1/23/18 Meeting Minutes
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/15/18 Hearing - Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/22/18 Open House- Solid Waste & Recycling Plan
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Neil F. Cunningham Estate; Case No. 18-PR-12
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Ad For Bids- 2018 Turf Management- Freedom Park
Somerset Chamber awards members at gala evening
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Randleman of Catalyst Receives PTA Recognition
Bakke Norman Announces New Shareholder
Place a Business Announcement
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Carol (Mielke) Bohlool
David William Ruscher Sr.
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Kiwanis Column: What is Kiwanis?
Viewpoint: Moving broadband forward for Wisconsin
Viewpoint: UW-Madison's commitment to Wisconsin students expands
Bill Rubin column: American Pie
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February 15, 2018
Primary ballots to include 3 vying for Wis. Supreme Court
Wisconsin voters will see three state Supreme Court justice candidates on next week’s primary ballots.
February 15, 2018 - 9:18am
February 9, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Democrats say Walker’s tax cut plan is election-year gimmick; more state news stories
MADISON — Democrats in the Wisconsin Legislature are taking pot-shots at a plan announced Thursday by Gov. Scott Walker and Assembly Republicans....
February 9, 2018 - 9:03am
December 13, 2017
Republicans trade accusations in primary battle for Harsdorf's seat
The gloves came off last week and an old issue resurfaced in the race to see who will be the Republican to run for Sheila Harsdorf's former Senate...
December 13, 2017 - 9:47am
February 5, 2015
Make way for a primary in Hammond
A primary election on Tuesday, Feb. 17 is a certainty for the Hammond Village Board races. Three residents turned in candidacy papers for village president. Eight residents declared their candidacy for the three open village trustee positions. Deadline for declaring candidacy was...
February 5, 2015 - 10:41am
May 1, 2014
Federal judge strikes down Wisconsin’s voter ID law; State plans appeal
Wisconsin's attorney general promises to appeal yesterday’s federal court ruling yesterday that struck down the state's photo ID law for voting. District Judge Lynn Adelman of Milwaukee issued a 70-page decision in which he said there's virtually none of the voter fraud that...
May 1, 2014 - 9:26am
April 28, 2014
Raihala makes bid for U.S. Congress
Four years ago, Don Raihala ran for Congress because little was getting done in Washington D.C., except raising the nation’s debt -- then around...
April 28, 2014 - 11:17am
April 14, 2014
Severson not running in 28th Assembly District; lawyer is
Erik Severson (R-Osceola) has announced he won’t seek reelection to the 28th District seat in the Wisconsin Assembly, and a Balsam Lake lawyer...
April 14, 2014 - 9:06am
April 1, 2014
St. Croix County Board candidates respond to questions
All 19 seats on the St. Croix County Board of Supervisors are up for election April 1, and there are contests in 16 of those districts. Candidates in those 16 districts were sent questionnaires. Printed below are their responses.
April 1, 2014 - 6:01am
March 20, 2014
Candidate profiles: Local elections set for Tuesday
County, municipal and school board elections will be held April 1.
March 20, 2014 - 9:59am
April 3, 2013
Election round-up: Refendums voted up at Menomonie, Cashton; down in Beloit, Columbus; judge who signed recall is bounced; more state news
Wisconsin's largest school referendum went down to defeat Tuesday but voters approved several other big-ticket projects across Wisconsin. In Columbus, about 60 percent of voters said no to borrowing almost $40 million for a new high school, a relocated middle school, technology and...
April 3, 2013 - 8:55am
Most incumbents rule in April 2 spring elections
Local elections drew some interest among voters, even though overall turnout at the polls was light Tuesday, April 2. Following are some of the unofficial results from last night's returns: Somerset Schools $7.95 Million Referendum Yes 675 No 512 Town of Cylon Town Board Chairman Randy...
April 3, 2013 - 7:01am
Somerset OKs school referendum
Somerset School District voters approved a $7.95 million referendum to help expand and upgrade its schools. There were 675 "yes" votes vs.
April 3, 2013 - 6:44am
March 29, 2013
Voters will choose judges, state superintendent April 2
Positions on the Tuesday, April 2, ballot include a St. Croix County judgeship, a seat on the District 3 Court of Appeals, Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction, and a seat on the state Supreme Court. Incumbent Ed Vlack, River Falls, is the only candidate for St. Croix County...
March 29, 2013 - 9:17am
February 20, 2013
New Richmond School Board election field narrowed
Four candidates will advance to the April 2 spring elections to fill two open seats on the New Richmond School Board. A primary election was held in the school district yesterday (Tuesday, Feb. 19) to trim the field of five candidates to four. The top four vote getters were to advance....
February 20, 2013 - 8:15am
February 15, 2013
School board primary slated for Feb. 19
Five candidates have filed to run for the two open positions on the New Richmond School Board. To narrow the candidates to four, a primary will be held Feb. 19. To help the public decide who is best for the job, we asked the candidates a number of questions. Their answers are below. Neal...
February 15, 2013 - 9:12am