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Mary Yacoub, District 2 alderperson

Dog track decision resurfaces as issue in City Council election

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The Hudson City Council’s 2012 decision not to allow construction of a high school on the vacant St. Croix Meadows dog track promises to be an issue in the April 1 election.


Three council seats are up for grabs, and the city’s refusal to rezone the dog track for a school is a central reason why at least one of the candidates has chosen to run.

Joe Allen is challenging incumbent Mary Yacoub in District 2.

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Randy Hanson
Randy Hanson has reported for the Star-Observer since 1997. He came to Hudson after 11 years with the Inter-County Leader at Frederic, and eight years of teaching social studies. He’s a graduate of UW-Eau Claire.
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