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New name, new initiatives for United Way food center
River Crest students support friends near and far
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
Troy prepares for development, wonders about chickens
City encourages collaboration on bullying concerns
crime and courts
Raiders roll to sectional hockey title
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Twenty-year military journey ends in Hudson
UW Success by 6: parents and caregivers make all the difference
Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
WI DNR: Public Notice - Houlton MHP LLC, WPDES Permit
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 4, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 3/11/2017 at Somerset Mini Storage
Charlene Adele Wold, 49
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Real Estate Showcase
September 9, 2016
Anna Johnson: Learning to manage depression
Anna Johnson does not fit the stereotype of what a depressed person looks and acts like. Her upbeat personality is obvious before she even speaks. She has an open nature and a smile the kind they write about it in songs. But she has struggled with anxiety and eventually depression...
September 9, 2016 - 3:00am
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
A half-day forum focusing on making the St. Croix County area dementia friendly will be held from 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. This forum is designed for elected officials, city administrators, and leaders within the business, education,...
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
May 18, 2016
Celebrate senior health, fitness at the Y May 25
The YMCA in Hudson, a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility,...
May 18, 2016 - 11:48am
May 13, 2016
Joe Feidt selected to lead Minn. MDA walk tomorrow
Hudsonite Joe Feidt has been selected to cut the ribbon to start the Twin Cities Muscular Dystrophy Association Muscle Walk Saturday, May 14,...
May 13, 2016 - 3:31pm
May 9, 2016
Shoe drive results in 1,250 donations
The Hudson Police Department, EJ’s Pizzeria and others, along with the Hudson Middle School organized a shoe drive to help purchase a service...
May 9, 2016 - 8:09am
May 8, 2016
Local dentists volunteer in Dominican
Five dentists and two dental assistants from mostly Hudson offices departed on a journey to treat several underserved populations in the Dominican...
May 8, 2016 - 12:34pm
May 6, 2016
‘Run Across Wisconsin’ raises awareness of mental health
A Minneapolis-based non-profit organization, Defeat the Stigma Project (DSP), is planning an eight-day run across the state of Wisconsin to raise...
May 6, 2016 - 12:44pm
April 20, 2016
Programming Hope: teaching technology on the spectrum
April is Autism Awareness Month and on April 30 there will be a special screening of the documentary “Programming Hope: Employing the Abilities...
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am
April 18, 2016
Kristen McGregor-Linehan: learning a new normal when cancer returns
Kristen McGregor-Linehan says she is pretty healthy -- except for the cancer she lives with every day. That kind of sums up the overall positive...
April 18, 2016 - 9:19am
April 15, 2016
Mike Miller is on the med
After spending much of October, November and December of 2015 in the hospital, Mike Miller is back on the job at Willow River Cemetery and feeling...
April 15, 2016 - 11:32am
April 14, 2016
Local boy's fundraising effort for service dog is going well
Kaiden McWilliams’ mission to raise enough money to buy a service dog to help him deal with autism is going well. The 10-year-old needs to...
April 14, 2016 - 12:17pm
April 13, 2016
'Butterflies' scholarship, talent show to aid special needs kids
The Mazur family’s life changed forever last summer when 28-year-old Bethany Mazur was killed in a car accident last year in Polk County. Bethany,...
April 13, 2016 - 10:56am
March 15, 2016
Hudson dog rescue, UWRF team up for service dog program
It seems UW-River Falls has gone to the dogs. Service dogs, that is. UWRF has just started a service dog training program under the umbrella...
March 15, 2016 - 8:20am
March 14, 2016
Wait list for addiction services has county exploring options
Officials tasked with overseeing the county’s alcohol and other drug abuse (AODA) program are facing a client backlog that places some people on a wait list spanning 75 days before receiving treatment. Despite this uphill battle to provide public health services, those officials...
March 14, 2016 - 11:42am
Hudson mother comes back from debilitating pain
Like most people, Emily Janisch had never heard of trigeminal neuralgia when it struck her life with a vengeance last fall. The active mother...
March 14, 2016 - 11:11am