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Election filings underway for April 2019
Deer Park man faces federal charges after mountain lion hunt
Update: NRPD, K-9 Unit conduct sweep at NRHS
Update: Missing White Bear Lake teenager found safe
Wisconsin roundup: Walker to take action on lame-duck bills; heavy drinking aside, Wis. is … pretty healthy?; more state news stories
crime and courts
St. Croix Heritage Area seats new board of directors
Friday's Results: New Richmond, Somerset score key MBC boys hoops victories
Thursday's Results: New Richmond wrestlers make most of the opportunity; boys hockey, girls hoops win
Tuesday Basketball: New Richmond girls charge back to beat Ellsworth
Tuesday Hockey: Tigers, Spartans lose to more experienced MBC opponents
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
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NAME CHANGE HEARING: 12/7/18; Case No. 18-CV-434
PROBATE ORDER: Michael Cook Estate; Case No. 18-PR-110
FORECLOSURE: Old Nat'l Bank v. Robert J. Komorouski; Case No. 18-CV-31
SUMMONS: Lakeview Loan v. Dennis A. DeRosier II, et al.; Case 18-CV-416
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Irvin E. Posey Estate; Case No. 18-PR-104
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
Kennedy's Cafe takes root in downtown Somerset
First National Bank of River Falls Surprises UWRF Student With a Free Semester of Tuition
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Matthew Beeson, MD.
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Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
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Wild Side Column: Back to the Suwannee River Delta
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Krissa Coleman column: 'Double Our Donation' campaign has begun
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November 26, 2018
Column: Hudson boy educates us about independence
The Wisconsin School for the Blind and Visually Impaired had students write letters to their hometown and regional newspapers in advance of...
November 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
April 30, 2018
Viewpoint: Environmental stewardship extends beyond awareness
Just a few weeks ago, I had the honor to attend and speak at the 50th anniversary of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. The riverway was created when President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 1968 into law. At the signing ceremony, Johnson said: "In...
April 30, 2018 - 3:01pm
Viewpoint: Audit reveals serious management issues at State Fair Park
"The state fair is greatly loved by people all over the state," Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, said at a recent Audit Committee hearing. "But the back-office operations need to be improved." Most certainly, improvement must be made to resolve problems revealed by an audit conducted...
April 30, 2018 - 1:24pm
April 22, 2018
Viewpoint: Invest in success, Science Olympiad pays it forward
When I was in high school, Science Olympiad was just getting started, holding its first event in November 1974. Since then, Science Olympiad...
April 22, 2018 - 7:49am
April 3, 2018
Viewpoint: Blue Ribbon Commission explores school funding inequity
Linda Brown recently died in Topeka, Kan. She was the student at the center of the landmark Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education that struck down school segregation. Brown's father, Oliver Brown, tried to enroll his 9-year-old daughter in the all-white Sumner School. The...
April 3, 2018 - 11:32am
February 27, 2018
A wheelchair is not a trampoline: Questioning assumptions about support
"Public assistance should be a trampoline not a hammock," read the title of Gov. Scott Walker's press release touting work on a package of bills introduced in a legislative special session. The bills made changes to certain programs targeted at helping those living in poverty. During...
February 27, 2018 - 10:11am
February 19, 2018
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Last Friday afternoon we learned of the 79 bills up for a vote on Tuesday. I spoke with my neighbor shortly after seeing the long list. "How can they possibly know what they are voting on?" she asked me. I replied there is no time to talk with people and learn the effects of these...
February 19, 2018 - 2:42pm
December 17, 2017
Viewpoint: Working for Wisconsin veterans
During my recent veterans town hall meetings across Wisconsin, I heard directly from Wisconsin veterans on the need to improve the care and services our veterans are getting from the Department of Veterans Affairs. While many of our veterans like our local VA facilities, the process...
December 17, 2017 - 8:45am
December 2, 2017
Viewpoint: Federal tax reform would benefit Wisconsin
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan did an outstanding job getting major tax reform legislation approved in his oftentimes divided chamber. His leadership on the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act should be commended. While the Wisconsin State Assembly majority membership is much smaller than the U.S....
December 2, 2017 - 8:45am
November 18, 2017
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
The day was busy. Filled with bills voted on by senators. Bills that, someday, will change people's lives for better or worse. Senators do not often see the faces of those whose lives changed. Bev, Bonnie and Jamie are working to put a face on the lives affected by the actions of...
November 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 15, 2017
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
Over the past few months there has been a lot of talk about the pros and cons of providing tax incentives in order to attract the multinational company Foxconn to Wisconsin. I am pleased to say that this week the Legislature gave final approval to legislation that will mean Foxconn...
September 15, 2017 - 2:53pm
May 19, 2017
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Drug addiction and abuse is a plague on communities. In northwest Wisconsin, we have seen meth ravage our communities and destroy far too many...
May 19, 2017 - 11:18am