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Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
A bridge coming together
It’s not just the heat: Crops increase humidity
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson area struck by power outages as heat turns up; church admits wrongdoing; seven more state news stories
crime and courts
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
A good time to be a monster musky
U9 soccer champs in Chaska
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Hudson lacrosse to play for state title
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 16-Cv-260, Brian Eggert II
FORECLOSURE: FNC Bank v. Eric J. Frank, et al; Case No. 15-CV-530
PROBATE ORDER: Clark G. Anderson Estate; Case No. 16-PR-48
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Ethelyn Rose Callahan Estate; Case No. 16PR49
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cary J. Halverson Estate: Case No. 16PR45
Carol Johnson, 66
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Ruby Lawson, 92
Karen L. Rada, 77
Carol Johnson, 66
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
July 27, 2015
Germain, Erdman: enjoying sobriety and success
Jordan Erdman and Missy Germain are hometown kids, all grown up, and in many respects, living the dream. Jordan has several successful business...
July 27, 2015 - 11:04am
July 18, 2015
Theisen talks about alcohol and drug abuse
Julie Theisen, an alcohol and drug abuse counselor with St. Croix County, spoke at the Thursday Noon Rotary Club meeting last week about the...
July 18, 2015 - 11:32am
July 14, 2015
Traffic change set for this year’s Tough Mudder
Westbound County E will be switched to two-lane, one-way traffic on the first morning of this year’s Tough Mudder endurance race in St. Joseph...
July 14, 2015 - 8:35am
July 2, 2015
Relay For Life has great first year in Lakefront Park
"It was a success...we had an overwhelming positive response to it being at Lakefront Park, people loved the live music and we focused on all...
July 2, 2015 - 11:26am
June 25, 2015
Mt. Zion pastor to tell her story at Relay for Life
It was 2010 and Erin Nelson was on a spring vacation in Florida when she heard that her friend and college roommate Annie had died after a two-year...
June 25, 2015 - 12:39pm
June 18, 2015
Hudson family ready for life after cancer
Chris Gelina, a 16-year-old junior at Hudson High School, is the picture of health these days, with an easy smile even -- when he talks about...
June 18, 2015 - 9:25am
June 11, 2015
Hudson women among top finishers at all-natural bodybuilding tourney
After months of brutal weight training, strict diets and occasional team-conquered confidence lapses, three Hudson women did themselves proud...
June 11, 2015 - 11:00am
June 1, 2015
Survivors and caregivers are the stars at annual dinner
As anyone who has experienced cancer will know, the “force is strong” with survivors and their caregivers. That fact will be celebrated...
June 1, 2015 - 11:30am
Rising demand for shelter at Grace Place, donations needed
In the past few years, the St. Croix County Salvation Army has run a “Christmas in July” campaign in the summer months by bringing out the...
June 1, 2015 - 11:04am
May 15, 2015
From flab to fab
Sheila Eggen never set out to be a bodybuilder. Never thought she’d be competing in the Mr. and Mrs. All-Natural Bodybuilding show next weekend....
May 15, 2015 - 11:33am
May 14, 2015
A ‘Y’ in Hudson - why not?
The second time was the charm when it came to bringing the YMCA to Hudson 20 years ago this month. The Y held a breakfast on Tuesday to...
May 14, 2015 - 11:16am
May 11, 2015
Bees are a honey of a deal for the hospital gardens
Honey bees are nature’s pollinator — and they make everything in nature come full circle. In April, Hudson Hospital added two honey bee colonies...
May 11, 2015 - 11:54am
May 5, 2015
Hudson cops conquer ‘Get Fit Challenge’
Seven Hudson Police Department officers and office workers spent the last eight weeks adding muscle, losing weight, boosting stamina and building...
May 5, 2015 - 9:25am
April 3, 2015
‘Are you OK?’ — a stand-up comic’s take on mental health
The loss of life by suicide has become all too familiar a story in Hudson and across St. Croix County. In 2011 statewide, the Wisconsin Department...
April 3, 2015 - 10:31am
March 6, 2015
Hudson professor writes a textbook on cooperation
Volunteering isn’t just a nice thing to do, it’s good for society and your mental health, according to August J. Hoffman. Hoffman, a Hudson...
March 6, 2015 - 8:58am