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Foundation presents grant to fairgrounds

June 1, 2013 in New Richmond News

The New Richmond Area Community Foundation recently presented the Friends of the St. Croix County Fairgrounds with a $500 grant during its next round of grants. Continue Reading

Community garden season nears

April 13, 2013 in New Richmond News

The St. Croix Valley Community Garden is looking for people. People who want to grow their own vegetables. People who want to grow the special varieties they like. People who want to know what was put on those vegetables to help them grow – or keep the weeds down. Continue Reading

Spring turkey permits go to 135,000 applicants

February 2, 2013 in New Richmond News

There were 135,155 successful applicants in the drawing for 2013 Wisconsin spring wild turkey permits through the spring turkey preference drawing. Continue Reading

Law protects even dead bald eagles

February 2, 2013 in New Richmond News

A few weeks ago, I received a call from a local resident who had found a dead bald eagle along the Apple River. Continue Reading

Installing fish cribs is winter chore

January 31, 2013 in New Richmond News

It’s spooky walking on water even if it is late January and the ice is 20 inches thick. Continue Reading

Feeling pretty lucky

January 31, 2013 in New Richmond News

At 2:30 p.m. on Jan. 2, dairy farmer Rodney Cassellius and his 4-year-old Holstein, No. 17, made a little history: The cow gave birth to triplets. Continue Reading

Winter walkers see dramatic changes at WPA

January 26, 2013 in New Richmond News

A day before frigid temperatures were predicted to move in, a small group of outdoor enthusiasts joined federal and local staff for their third annual Winter Walk on the Oak Ridge Waterfowl Production Area. Continue Reading

‘Outdoor Happenings’: Common Loons

January 26, 2013 in New Richmond News

In early January, the St. Croix Valley Bird Club sponsored an exceptional talk on Loons at the Hudson Library. Sam Lewis, from “LoonWatch,” spoke on his “72 Years of Listening to Loons.” Continue Reading

Young rider provides home for Rue

October 19, 2012 in New Richmond News

When Madison Tornio-Belisle heard about the Young Horse Development Project, offered by the American Quarter Horse Association, she jumped at the chance to apply but her expectations were low. Continue Reading

St. Croix Fairplex commodity drive now underway

October 4, 2012 in New Richmond News

The St. Croix County 4-H Dairy Committee and the Friends of the St. Croix County Fairplex are launching their annual Fall Commodity Drive.
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