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Fairies swept away by 1899 cyclone

June 14, 2013 in New Richmond News

The local fairy population blossomed in the early years of New Richmond’s history. According to Mary Sather, local historian, the community’s first documented fairy settler was Mr. Pixie Paperjack, who arrived in town thanks to a strong northeast wind in the summer of 1857.
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Rhubarb Days events scheduled in Osceola

June 6, 2013 in New Richmond News

Expanded entertainment options and activities highlight Osceola’s third annual Rhubarb Days on June 7-8. Continue Reading

Dancing Dragonfly Winery opens near St. Croix Falls

May 30, 2013 in New Richmond News

Dancing Dragonfly Winery, the Twin Cities newest destination winery, is now open for business near St. Croix Falls, Wis. Continue Reading

Trollhaugen installs zip line park

October 3, 2012 in New Richmond News

Following six months of construction, Trollhaugen Outdoor Recreation Area will open the first phase of its brand new Aerial Adventure Park on Sunday, Oct. 7.
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Students explore world with Singapore Sam

September 30, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Frogs are everywhere in teacher Nancy Johnson’s classroom at St. Mary’s Catholic School in Worthington. The green amphibians hop all over the walls, decorate bulletin boards, and a few of the stuffed variety inhabit corners of the room. Continue Reading

Heritage Days slated for this weekend

September 28, 2012 in New Richmond News

Staff and volunteers at the Heritage Center are gearing up for the 27th annual Heritage Days celebration, which will take place this weekend, Sept. 28-30. Continue Reading

Quilt show scheduled in New Richmond

September 26, 2012 in New Richmond News

The Willow River Piecemakers Quilt Guild will present its ninth annual 2012 Quilt Show at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College in New Richmond this weekend.

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Ox Cart Days festivities slated for this weekend

August 16, 2012 in New Richmond News

Plans are being hammered into place as Star Prairie prepares for its 43rd annual Ox Cart Days this weekend, Aug. 16-19.
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Wisconsin offers unlimited recreational opportunities

August 11, 2012 in New Richmond News

Wisconsin travel destinations are some of the best kept secrets around. While some folks view vacations as a trip to far and exotic places, we really only have to look within our state to experience some really novel opportunities. Continue Reading

Old post office finds new life as restaurant

August 9, 2012 in Hudson Star-Observer

The old United States Post Office building, located on 225 Locust St., supplied service to Hudson for 56 years.
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