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St. Croix County’s May unemployment rate is 4.4%

July 2, 2013 in Uncategorized

On June 26, the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced the preliminary May 2013 unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72 counties. St. Croix County’s rate was estimated at 4.4%, which is lower than April’s rate of 5.2% and M…continue reading on riverfallsjournal.com

Northern St. Croix County hammered by hail, rain

June 17, 2013 in New Richmond News

The warning sirens blew in New Richmond, but storm clouds stayed to the north and east Monday afternoon around 2 p.m. Continue Reading

New 911 center construction set for summer

June 8, 2013 in New Richmond News

The expansion and upgrade of a new 911 center at the St. Croix County Government Center is underway with the selection of an architectural firm to draw up plans. Continue Reading

St. Croix County Fair premium books ready

June 8, 2013 in New Richmond News

The St. Croix County Fair premium books have been mailed to all open class, senior citizens and school exhibitors that entered in the 2012 St. Croix County Fair. Continue Reading

Pilot project feeds hungry seniors in New Richmond

June 8, 2013 in New Richmond News

Home-bound senior citizens in New Richmond are receiving more deliveries of food thanks to a new pilot project in St. Croix County.
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Funding crisis solution lies with legislators

June 7, 2013 in New Richmond News

The St. Croix County Board and the county’s Health and Human Services Board have taken a lot of heat in recent weeks for their debate related to the future of St. Croix Industries, the county-run vocational program serving adults with disabilities. Continue Reading

SCI clients, parents send impassioned message to county

June 7, 2013 in New Richmond News

Tears, cheers and pleas filled the room as the St. Croix County Health and Human Services Board and Council on Aging and Disabilities met together in joint session Monday night. Continue Reading

Rodeo raises cash for fairgrounds

June 7, 2013 in New Richmond News

The St. Croix Valley PRCA Rodeo will be bringing top notch Ram Rodeo to St. Croix County Fairgrounds & Fairplex, Glenwood City, Friday and Saturday, June 14 and 15, with 7:30 p.m. performances. Continue Reading

Homestead schedules kids fishing contest

June 2, 2013 in New Richmond News

The St. Croix Sportsman’s Alliance will sponsor a free kids fishing contest at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake from 3 to 5:15 p.m. Saturday, June 8. Continue Reading

St. Croix EDC elects officers, directors

May 24, 2013 in New Richmond News

St. Croix Economic Development Corp. held its annual meeting on Tuesday, May 14. Continue Reading