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Parent or guardian of a disabled child? ‘Transition’ resource session set Wednesday

April 3, 2013 in River Falls Journal

Parents of teenaged special needs or disabled children in St. Croix or Pierce counties are invited to attend a “Parent Transition Resource Night” from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 10 at the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College in New Richmond. Continue Reading

’Be Active’ two-month challenge ready to roll

June 27, 2012 in New Richmond News

The New Richmond Area Centre, Westfields Hospital and New Richmond Clinic are partnering to promote the “Be Active” challenge over the coming year. The effort is part of New Richmond’s ongoing “Vitality Initiative” and is free for all to take part in.
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Local health officials track student weight

June 14, 2012 in New Richmond News

The New Richmond School District continues to compile Body Mass Index (BMI) information on students and the findings are helping officials address trends toward obesity.
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Richmond, Minn., woman, children hurt in rollover crash

May 9, 2012 in West Central Tribune

RICHMOND – A 27-year-old Richmond woman and two children were taken to Paynesville and St. Cloud hospitals for treatment of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle rollover crash around 4:45 p.m. Tuesday north of Richmond. Continue Reading

Somerset man convicted in St. Croix court for autumn stabbing incident

April 6, 2012 in Pierce County Herald

Area News — A Somerset man charged in a stabbing incident last fall has been convicted in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Continue Reading

Update: Judge rules brackets for Division 3-7 can be released

October 17, 2011 in Pierce County Herald

The playoff brackets for Divisions 3-7 will be released this evening in ruling issued by court hearing a lawsuit against the WIAA.
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Lifesavers recall dramatic rescue at New Richmond boat landing

July 22, 2011 in New Richmond News

Nathan Weitgenant, 20, of Hammond got caught up in a life changing experience on Sunday, July 10.
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Paul Mayer named Chamber’s ‘Citizen of the Year’; businesses honored

January 27, 2011 in New Richmond News

New Richmond’s business people and supporters gathered over steak, chicken and pasta Wednesday to reflect on achievements, honor some stand-out volunteers and surprise economic development champion Paul Mayer by naming him the community’s “Citizen of the Year”. Continue Reading

Grandmother credits ‘angel’ rescuers in crash near Richmond

December 7, 2010 in West Central Tribune

RICHMOND, Minn. – A Minnesota grandmother, plucked from an icy lake by three mystery men, says she doesn’t know who to thank. Continue Reading

1,810-pound pumpkin in New Richmond named world’s heaviest

October 22, 2010 in West Central Tribune

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. – Guinness World Records has confirmed that a massive pumpkin grown in Wisconsin is officially the world’s heaviest. Continue Reading