LIVING IN RETIREMENT Silence is the Word on Financial Fears
Americans are uncomfortable with their financial situation and don't want to talk about it.
According to AVIVA USA and the Mayo Clinic wellness survey. Aviva and Mayo Clinic surveyed2,000 U.S. adults... Posted on 5/17/13 at 10:10 AM
NUTRITION FORUM Ask the Dietitian: What is the best diet program?
Q: What is the best diet program?
A: This is an excellent question and one that I am often asked. My answer: instead of focusing on a diet program, concentrate on healthy lifestyle changes that contr... Posted on 1/23/13 at 2:41 PM
A MINNESOTAN IN CHINA Tai Chi 2: The Lifestyle
Last time we looked at the practice. This time it's about the place and the people, aboutwhat life was like there on Wu Dang Shan.
First the setting: life there is encased in a sea of mountain tops a... Posted on 8/29/12 at 10:29 AM
HEALTHBEAT BY ANNE POLTA The younger generation: more stressed, less healthy?
They're in the prime of life, yet younger workers often report feeling more stressed and less healthy than their older counterparts.
And we're busy worrying about ailing baby boomers swamping the hea... Posted on 7/20/12 at 12:21 PM
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Hudson conducted its semiannual roadside cleanup on May 11. This spring’s cleanup was bigger than normal with a large amount of fast food wrappers, soft drink cans and beer bottles. Cleanup crew members included, from left, John Rheinberger, Fred Dietze, Dan Murray, Dan Tjornehoj, Tracy Randall, Ray Hipchen, and Zack Rupprecht. Not pictured, Bill Bauman and Nancy Dietze. Submitted photo
The community is invited to remember family and friends who have died by attending the annual ADORAY Hospice Memorial Program on Sunday, May 19, at 4 p.m. The non-denominational program is being held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 503 County UU, Hudson. Everyone is welcome. ADORAY Hospice takes this time to honor and remember patients who have died on their hospice service during the past year.
University of Iowa Press has just re-issued a book of poetry by Philip Levine, winner both the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book Award, and who served for a year as United States Poet Laureate.
Hudson can now boast of being home to not only an astronaut - but a Hall of Fame astronaut. Space shuttle commander Curt Brown was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame in a ceremony at the Kennedy Space Center on April 20.
The Zor Roadrunners, that entertaining group of Shriners that are so popular at area parades, practiced their intricate routines at the New Richmond American Legion on Wednesday, May 8. The first of 23 scheduled parades begins May 18 in Woodville for its Syttende Mai celebration.
She has been a part of middle school education since Hudson’s first middle school opened, and has taught sixth grade the entire time. She was hired just out of college by the newly appointed middle school principal Bill Hickox to replace him in the classroom.
Investigator Brandie Hart of the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department has been able to balance the two obligations since the birth of her son five and one-half years ago and is about to add another number to the equation.
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Upper Midwest Chapter, will hold "Walk MS" on Sunday, May 5, at Hudson Middle School, 1300 Carmichael Rd.
Check in will be held from 10-11 a.m., walkers can begin at 11 a.m.
Sustain Hudson members Judy Freund, left, and Stew Erickson show rain barrels that the environmental organization are offering for purchase. Sustain Hudson took over the rain barrel program from St. Croix County Extension. Anyone wanting more information or interested in purchasing a rain barrel should call Freund at (715) 386-9336.
Saint Patrick Parish will present nationally acclaimed singer/songwriter, Steve Angrisano in concert at Saint Patrick Church, Saturday, May 4, at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30). There is no charge for admission, but free will donations will gladly be accepted.
A benefit at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at the local American Legion Hall, 701 N. Main Street in River Falls, will be held for Chad Wang, who suffered a catastrophic head injury while at work at the Hudson Golf Course in March.
Wang has had extensive brain surgery and could face more surgeries in the future.
If spring-time should finally arrive, honey bee colonies start to build-up their numbers and if they run out of space in their hive, they swarm. The public should not be alarmed if they see or come across a swarm of honey bees. They are doing what honey bees do and are not remotely interested in humans. In fact before leaving their hive the bees fill up their stomachs with honey and are rather mellow; their sole intention is to find a new home to build-up a new colony.
Paul VanDenMeerendonk, St. Croix Valley Beekeepers Association.
, May 02, 2013
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