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A tow truck removes a car from a drainage pond near Wal-Mart in Cottage Grove. The vehicle was driven through the parking lot fence and over the embankment. (Submitted photos)
Driver rescued after car plunges off Wal-Mart embankment in Cottage Grove
4 hours 45 min ago
Chairrman Jeremy Miller of the Minnesota Senate jobs committee says on Monday, March, 27, 2017, that his committee's budget bill emphasizes private-pubilc parnerships to help the economy. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
7 hours 35 min ago
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
8 hours 38 min ago
Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man pleads not guilty in death of UW-Stout student; state budget briefings begin; 8 more state news stories
10 hours 27 min ago
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz speaks to the 2016 Farmfest in southwestern Minnesota. On Monday, March 27, 2017, he announced he is running for goveronr. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
11 hours 29 min ago
March 27, 2017
Prescott High School Principal David Vortherms was one of the speakers at the new PHS beam signing ceremony in September 2015. He will retire at the end of this school year. (File photo)
Prescott principal announces retirement intentions
March 27, 2017 - 6:59pm
Trainer Will Morriseau helps a student-athlete get comfortable with a skating treadmill March 14, 2017, at St. Croix Sports Performance in Hudson. (photo by Michael Brun)play button
Better, stronger, faster: Training facility offers programs for hockey and more
March 27, 2017 - 9:35am
Spring Valley water rates up 64%
March 27, 2017 - 9:17am
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
March 27, 2017 - 8:15am
March 26, 2017
NP Design & Photography owner Nate Peterson (right) and co-owner wife Teresa (left) took the New Richmond News with them to several conventions held around the country. (Submitted photo)
The News makes the rounds though the photography industry circuit
March 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
NASA Solar System Ambassador and Space St. Croix founder Christopher Mick visits the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama. Mick started as a Solar System Ambassador this year to provide educational opportunities to the region.
Space St. Croix founder takes on NASA ambassador role
March 26, 2017 - 9:00am
March 25, 2017
Larry Pogemiller, Minnesota higher education commissioner, testifies at a Senate higher education hearing on a funding bill he said falls well below the amount Gov. Mark Dayton's wants. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
March 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Red Cross calls for type O negative and AB blood donors
March 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
Chris M. Shaughnessy
New Richmond man sentenced to 25 years
March 25, 2017 - 7:36am
March 24, 2017
Kelly Kloss
Judge doesn't take convict's words lightly
March 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
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