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Fame and awards mount for Little Free Library
Common Core vote expected Thursday; Iron River couple found murdered; more state briefs
Reindeer in the Park moved because of cold weather
Lunda, Ames get contract to build Stillwater bridge; Arctic air rolls in state; 12 more state news stories
Knudson introduces constitutional amendment to require two-thirds vote for tax increases
crime and courts
Raiders win opener over No. St. Paul, 65-59
Notes from the Dockside: Way too early
Hudson drops Tuesday night game at Hastings
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Rodgers could play Sunday against Atlanta…
Raider boys' basketball season opens Tuesday night against North St. Paul
Holiday sale continues at the Phipps
"Best Christmas Pageant" starts Dec. 12
Chamber announces winners of holiday window decorating contest
Candlelight Stroll and Reindeer in the Park are this weekend
Light Up Night marks start of Christmas season in Hudson
arts and entertainment
Robert Donald Atkins, 91
Donna Scarborough, 88
Robert Durden Hackworthy, 84
John A. Schloe, 66
Richard Edward Detlefsen, 74
Randy's Ramblings: St. Patrick Church is making a difference in a Guatemalan community
Our View: Now is the time to consider running for local government position
Day by Day: Sometimes it is a challenge but I’m thankful and then some
Our View: Give thanks daily, but especially on Thanksgiving
Doug's Diggings: Hard to believe it’s been 50 years
FORECLOSURE: Deutsche Bank v. Cheryl L. Schultz; Case No. 13-CV-140
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/23/13 Hearing -Bridgeport LLC Permit
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Public Hearing- Shoreland Districts
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Hearing - Town of Forest Zoning
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids -2014 Buckeye St. Storm Sewer Project
March 29, 2013
Bowl-A-Rama event planned for April 6, benefits disabled
The annual Bridge Bowl-A-Rama fundraiser will be held Saturday, April 6, from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at Hudson Bowling Center in Plaza 94. The Hudson Knights of Columbus will continue their seven-year tradition of leadership as anchor sponsor for the event. Proceeds from Bowl-A-Rama support...
health / events / life
March 29, 2013 - 1:07pm
Interested in history? Historical society needs your help
The St. Croix County Historical Society is seeking volunteers for a variety of upcoming activities. --Volunteers are needed throughout the month of April to set up the museum for the 2013 theme "One House, One Family, One Hundred Years." Anyone interested in attending the meeting...
events / life
March 29, 2013 - 12:54pm
March 25, 2013
Annual Easter Egg Hunts are March 30
Preparations have begun for the 15th annual indoor Easter Egg Hunt, to be held Saturday, March 30, from 9-11:30 a.m. at the Hudson Middle School. Hundreds of prizes are given away to children of all ages who leave with bags or baskets full of Easter eggs, prizes, and candy. More...
events / life
March 25, 2013 - 8:49am
March 20, 2013
Home, Remodeling & Garden Show March 22-23 in Hudson
Looking for fresh ideas in new home building, home remodeling and improvement, home decorating, design, and landscaping? With over 60 vendors...
news / business / / events
March 20, 2013 - 12:36pm
Hunter safety class offered at Somerset Middle School
Young people in the St. Croix Valley area interested in hunting and recreational shooting are invited to enroll in a certified Wisconsin Hunter Education course to be held at the Somerset Middle School. A person does not need to be a Wisconsin resident to enroll in this course, and...
events / sports / outdoors
March 20, 2013 - 11:42am
March 16, 2013
Hudson grad Engebreth featured at Phipps
The Phipps Oratorio Society Chorus and Orchestra will perform Cantique de Jean Racine by Gabriel Fauré, Cantata 56 by J. S. Bach, and "Gloria" by Antonio Vivaldi on Sunday, March 24, at 2 p.m. at Bethel Highlands Church, 504 Frontage Road. The featured baritone soloist is Hudson...
events / life
March 16, 2013 - 3:55pm
Amy Timberlake comes home to promote new novel
Hometown girl Amy Richardson Timberlake has certainly made good. The award-winning author will return to her hometown of Hudson on March 23 to promote her third book, "One Came Home," with a signing at Chapter 2 Books. Timberlake is the daughter of Barbara Richardson and the...
March 16, 2013 - 7:54am
March 14, 2013
Myths, Legends and other St. Patrick's Day trivia
With St. Patrick's Day approaching Sunday, it may be time to explore some of the myths, legends and anecdotes about the saint and his day. ...
arts and entertainment / religion / events / life
March 14, 2013 - 3:24pm
"The Legacy of John Lennon" event March 17 in River Falls
Thomas R. Smith will be reading from his chap-book "The Legacy of John Lennon" at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday March 17, at the Unitarian Universalist Society of River Falls, 8010 N. Highway 65. Participants will be invited to join in the singing and an open dialogue. After the meeting,...
events / life
March 14, 2013 - 12:11pm
March 13, 2013
Dalai Lama to visit Madison
religion / events / health
March 13, 2013 - 3:25pm
March 12, 2013
Hudson Police Dept. collects unwanted prescriptions
The Hudson Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public the opportunity to dispose of unwanted, expired or unused prescription drugs at National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
events / health
March 12, 2013 - 8:24am
March 10, 2013
Hudson DI teams gear up for regionals
The annual Destination Imagination Instant Challenge Workshop was held recently at North Hudson Elementary School. This workshop kicks off the final preparations for teams preparing to participate in regional competition. Teams of all ages take up four or five mini-challenges,...
news / education / events
March 10, 2013 - 4:08pm
March 8, 2013
2013 Pepper Fest button selected
August is not far away -- at least not for the Pepper Fest board of directors -- who announced the winning design for the 2013 Pepper Fest button....
March 8, 2013 - 4:00pm
March 7, 2013
Phipps dance showcase starts March 15
The Phipps Dance Company is preparing for their eighth annual performances on Friday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 16, at 2 p.m....
March 7, 2013 - 3:30pm
Bisexual and LGBT rights activist will hold discussions March 14
Robyn Ochs will be speaking at UW-River Falls on Thursday, March 14, for several lectures. Ochs is an educator, speaker, workshop leader and activist who advocates for the rights of people of all orientations and genders to live safely, openly and with full legal equality. Her work...
education / events
March 7, 2013 - 9:22am