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April 19, 2019
Ahead of what promised to be a contentious community conversation next Tuesday, the city of New Richmond announced in a news release late Thursday afternoon that Immigration Centers of America (ICA) had withdrawn its application to rezone 20 acres west of the city near the St. Croix Correctional Center to build a 500 bed detention center intended to detain undocumented immigrants.
 Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
ICA withdraws detention center rezoning application in NR
April 19, 2019 - 10:29am
April 18, 2019
In a development that is sure to generate debate in New Richmond, the city announced in a press release late Friday afternoon, April 5, that it has received a rezoning request from Immigration Centers of America to rezone a parcel of land west of the St. Croix Correctional Center to allow for the construction of a detention center through the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Program. ICE is an agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
A question of detention versus sanctuary
April 18, 2019 - 9:08am
April 8, 2019
In a development that is sure to generate debate in New Richmond, the city announced in a press release late Friday afternoon, April 5, that it has received a rezoning request from Immigration Centers of America to rezone a parcel of land west of the St. Croix Correctional Center to allow for the construction of a detention center through the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Program. ICE is an agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
City of NR fields ICA request to build immigration detention center
April 8, 2019 - 6:45pm
March 12, 2019
Editorial: Keep the sun shining on your government
March 12, 2019 - 8:00pm
January 23, 2019
Editorial: Do something about that ice dam
January 23, 2019 - 6:00pm
January 3, 2019
Here are the new words Merriam-Webster added in 2018
January 3, 2019 - 5:00am
February 21, 2018
Editorial: Public notices are printed publicly for good reasons
February 21, 2018 - 10:43am
December 2, 2017
Viewpoint: Federal tax reform would benefit Wisconsin
December 2, 2017 - 8:45am