Jordan Willi is a reporter for the New Richmond News. Previously, he worked as a sports reporter at the Worthington Daily Globe in Worthington, Minnesota. He also interned at the Hudson Star Observer for two summers and contributed to the Bison Illustrated sports magazine at North Dakota State University.
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When recent retirees Greg and JoAnn Parks first thought about selling their blue ceramic seated spaniel, the couple thought that they might be able to get a few hundred dollars for it. However, after taking the spaniel to an antique shop — and being offered just $50 for the item — the couple decided to get it appraised.
An UniFirst box truck crashed through the west side wall of the Somerset Pizza Planet (253 Main Street) approximately 10:50 a.m. on Thursday, June 29.
The 2017 Hudson Booster Days celebration is almost upon us. This year's festivities will span four days from Thursday, June 29-Sunday, July 2, with the fireworks display going off over the St. Croix River at dusk on Sunday. The festival will kick off with the opening of the carnival (5 p.m.-close) on Thursday, along with the Hudson Ambassadors coronation, which starts at 7 p.m. at Willow River Elementary.
The last year or so haven't been easy for River Falls High School junior Mariah Kittleson and her family. The Kittlesons were homeless for about a year and are just getting settled into their new home and school district. But all the hard times make the good even better, especially when Kittleson found out she had been nominated by her school counselors to be a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, Mass., June 25-27.
The Hammond Hotel, the iconic business and structure that has been standing at the main intersection of highways 12 and T in the Village of Hammond since the 1870s, was demolished Tuesday morning (April 18) with a crowd of people watching from all sides as the landmark was torn down. Hotel owner Andrew Schmitz plans on replacing the building with a new bar/restaurant facility, which was approved by Village of Hammond officials in February.
UPDATE 12/15 Cheryl Gromacki, 65, of Brookfield was wearing a seat belt when her Chevy Equinox crossed the median and struck two vehicles Dec. 12 on I-94 near Baldwin, according...
The 2016 St. Croix County Fair was held from July 20-24 at the county fair grounds in Glenwood City.
Despite being just 19 years old, New Richmond native and 2015 NRHS graduate Colton Walker has already done something many people in the BMX world may never accomplish — take...
On Monday, Dec. 7, Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, along with Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, visited several location throughout New Richmond, including the Salvation Army Grace Place Shelter. “It is incredibly...
Canadian comedian and TED Talk presenter Kevin Breel took to the New Richmond High School auditorium stage on Monday night, April 6, to discuss his own experiences with mental health...