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GALLERY: Hundreds walk to end Alzheimer's in New Richmond

More than 300 people took time out of their Saturday morning to raise money for the fight against Alzheimer's disease and to commemorate families and individuals affected by the devastating disease. Unexpected blue skies raised the spirits of participants in the 2017 Annual Walk to End Alzheimer's w

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2017-09-22 22:00:00

Letters: Painting pizazz; NRPD says thank you

I would like to commend Taylor Berman for the amazing job he has done to beautify downtown New Richmond. The bench and planter murals he has so skillfully painted are inspiring and gorgeous to behold. They make me smile. Thank you Taylor, for sharing your talents and art with all of New Richmond. Ma

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2017-09-25 13:51:00

UPDATE: NR man named in motorcycle crash

A 60-year-old New Richmond man was airlifted from the scene of a motorcycle crash at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 in the town of Trimbelle. John Willard Cooke was taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul by helicopter with life-threatening injuries. According to a Wisconsin State Patrol news rele

RIVERTOWNS.NET - 2017-09-25 13:02:31

Rivers + Roads listening sessions looking for community feedback

On Tuesday, Sept. 26, the Somerset Community Foundation will hold its second Rivers + Roads listening session at noon at the Somerset Senior Center. "There are two strategic planning processes that have been started in Somerset over the last year: one of those was the school and the other one is cal

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2017-09-24 22:00:00

Helping Hands with HIBA returns for second year

After a successful first year, Helping Hands with HIBA is returning for a second time from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 30 with a day full of activities at Lakefront Park, all to benefit local nonprofit organizations. The day will feature food, petting zoo, pony rides, K-9 demonstration and mo

HUDSON STAR-OBSERVER - 2017-09-25 12:47:00

Former GOP Rep. Knudson tapped for Elections Commission

MADISON, Wis. - Former Hudson mayor and Republican state Rep. Dean Knudson has been tapped to serve on the Wisconsin Elections Commission. Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos announced Monday that he was appointing Knudson to the commission. He will replace Republican National Committee member Ste

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-09-25 14:31:00

Bethel Highlands Preschool celebrates 10 years

Bethel Highlands Preschool opened its doors for the first time in fall 2007 with 65 children enrolled between the ages of 3-5, as a ministry of Bethel Lutheran Church. That first graduating class began ninth grade this fall. Over the last 10 years, BHP has grown to 132 children enrolled, and a partn

HUDSON STAR-OBSERVER - 2017-09-24 17:00:00

55 Pub And Restaurant Job Openings Across Twin Cities Metro

TWIN CITIES, MN - Looking for a job in the Twin Cities' booming restaurant scene? The Patch Jobs Board lists thousands of positions in the metro. It's easy to customize your search by both the category and the geographic area, and you can get listings within a day of posting. Employers, you can list

PATCH - 2017-09-25 01:19:35

The Drive: With new bridge, traffic down in Stillwater but bad on Hwy. 36

Build a spiffy $646 million bridge over the St. Croix River and traffic is sure to come. And there has been a lot of it on Hwy. 36 ever since the new mile-long bridge connecting Oak Park Heights, Minn., with St. Joseph, Wis., opened Aug. 2. The new crossing was meant to reduce congestion in downtown

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-09-24 21:20:00

School district, St. Anne welcome new staff

The Somerset School District will welcome more than nine new staff members to its roster for the 2017-18 school year. St. Anne's will also add two new staff members, while one staff member will be taking on a new role this school year. To help you identify the new faces out and about in the communit

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2017-09-24 10:00:00

NR School District approves tax levy increase

The New Richmond School District voted to set the 2017-2018 tax levy at $15,545,247 - an increase of 4.6 percent from last year - at its annual meeting on Monday, Sept. 18 at the high school. According to Director of Fiscal and Building Operations Brian Johnston, the district's mill rate will see a

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2017-09-22 17:00:00

Former Hudson man accused of raping child

Felony charges were filed this week against a man accused of sexually assaulting a foster child that was being cared for at a Hudson home. St. Croix County prosecutors charged 21-year-old Desmond M. LaPean with one count of first-degree sexual assault of a child under 12 and repeated sexual assault.

RIVER FALLS JOURNAL - 2017-09-24 00:53:00

Chalk artists showcase their work

The 2017 Apple Splash Festival in Somerset got off to a strong start on Saturday, Sept. 16, in the chalk art area, with guest artists and school age art contest participants working hard throughout the day to complete their pieces. The festival went through Sunday, Sept. 17. Somerset High School stu

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2017-09-22 17:00:00

Cheap Andy's Saloon now open in Hammond

Cheap Andy's Saloon, a bar and restaurant, held its grand opening event on Saturday, Sept. 9, after holding a soft opening earlier in the week. Although the old structure might have been demolished in April, Cheap Andy's owner Andrew Schmitz made a point to incorporate as much of the old building in

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2017-09-23 10:00:00

'Pink Girl' Fights City Over Business' Vibrant Paint Job

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A colorful house in Hudson, Wisconsin is creating controversy. Behind the pink exterior is a makeup and beauty business. The owner calls pink her signature color, but the city only allows paint that fits with historic Hudson. Brooke Fleetwood loves everything about the color

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-23 02:00:00

Her pink paint is a problem, city tells business owner

Pink is at the center of controversy between the city of Hudson, Wis., and a local business BB Makeup Cosmetics Bar stands out on Third Street in downtown Hudson, and that's just the way owner Brooke Fleetwood wants it. She chose the paint for the building to match her brand - pink. "It's my look, i

PIONEER PRESS - 2017-09-23 03:51:09

City to look at combined EMS, Fire building at Ward Avenue

Hudson Fire Department and St. Croix EMS could share a new home on Ward Avenue after the Hudson Common Council approved researching the possibility during a special meeting Monday night, Sept. 18. The Ward Avenue site, which is currently owned by the city, was suggested as a potential location for a

HUDSON STAR-OBSERVER - 2017-09-22 23:45:00

Mayo Clinic's Dr. John Noseworthy responds to latest healthcare bill

Man sentenced to 10 years in prison for child pornographyMan sentenced to 10 years in prison for child pornography A Mason City man is sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for possessing child pornography. Jeffery Landheer, 47, was sentenced on Friday after he pleaded guilty back in May to one

KTTC - 2017-09-23 04:54:00

Postponement - NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT: 1. Default has occurred in the conditions of the Mortgage dated March 7, 2014, executed by Opinion Brewing Company, LLC, as Mortgagor to Merchants Bank, National Association, as Mortgagee and filed for record on March 10, 2014 as Document Number 1227309 in the Office of the Co

STILLWATER GAZETTE - 2017-09-22 16:35:00

Hudson, Wis. woman fights City Hall to keep her downtown beauty shop bubblegum pink

A pink house and beauty business in downtown Hudson, Wis, has City Hall seeing muted red - or brown, gray or beige. Brooke Fleetwood said she's going to fight for the color she chose for the her seven-year-old business, BB Makeup & Cosmetic Bar at 510 3rd St. S, just off Hudson's main commercial str

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 15:43:00