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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
Karen L. Rada, 77
Carol Johnson, 66
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Frank P. Marino, 74
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
June 1, 2012
St. Pat gala raises $83,000
St. Patrick School recently held its annual gala and it was the most successful ever. Nearly $83,000 was raised from donations, sponsorships,...
June 1, 2012 - 9:55am
May 30, 2012
Pastor gets prison for discipline advice
Telling his church members they should use wooden rods to spank their infants and toddlers earns a former pastor in Black Earth a two-year prison sentence. Philip Caminiti was found guilty of eight counts of conspiracy to commit child abuse. He had told members of Aleitheia Bible...
May 30, 2012 - 11:28am
May 25, 2012
Truck stop chapel still rolling after 20 years
Nobody was in a hurry to leave when the Sunday night service at the Hudson Transport for Christ chapel ended. The service had run for more...
May 25, 2012 - 7:46am
May 13, 2012
Hudson Community Children's Center honors two local women
The Hudson Community Children's Center awarded Judy Brekke the Extra Mile Employee Award and Cindy Payseur, a volunteer at the center, the Good...
May 13, 2012 - 7:59am
May 10, 2012
Doing the right thing: Widower sells precious cars to feed starving children
Harvey Hielkema's decision to sell his collection of vintage cars and tractors was made for a simple reason: God told him to. As the 77-year-old...
May 10, 2012 - 9:30am
May 3, 2012
Letter: Likes day for prayer
Dear Editor, Thursday is the National Day of Prayer. For those of us who look forward to this day with more than just a slight acknowledgement in our head, the Hudson Ministerial Association did not see the importance of planning the event this year. I would urge you to contact...
May 3, 2012 - 10:01am
April 20, 2012
Letter: Religion under attack
Dear Editor, You know the story, the frog in a pot set over a flame that eventually boils. The premise is important and proven, as is another, "The Slippery Slope." America lost a political scientist in March. James Q. Wilson's 1982 essay called "Broken Window" stated that...
April 20, 2012 - 1:30am
April 15, 2012
Hudson Bethel Lutheran group helps build a church in Haiti
Mary Gerzmehle remembers being told prior to her first mission trip to Jamaica more than a decade ago that she should be prepared to face three...
April 15, 2012 - 7:39am
April 5, 2012
Easter is pinnacle event for Christians
"Easter is the pinnacle event in the life of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ," said Father John Gerritts, pastor at St. Patrick Catholic Church...
April 5, 2012 - 9:15am
March 29, 2012
Advocate for torture victims to speak at Hudson United Methodist
Attorney Tom Plunkett, a volunteer for the St. Paul-based Center for Victims of Torture, will speak Sunday, April 1, at the Hudson United Methodist Church's monthly adult forum from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. The center provides healing opportunities for victims of torture who come to...
March 29, 2012 - 3:42pm
Mount Zion Lutheran dedicates new ministry space
The congregation of Mount Zion Lutheran Church dedicated a 12,000-square-foot ministry addition on Sunday afternoon, and then hosted an open...
March 29, 2012 - 11:51am
March 25, 2012
The Elvis Show comes to Bethel Highlands
April 13 concert is fundraiser for a church bus Elvis Presley fans and music lovers in the St. Croix Valley and beyond will have the opportunity...
March 25, 2012 - 2:54pm
The Holy Land: Sixteen members of Trinity Lutheran Church travel to Israel
There is nothing quite like a trip to the Holy Land to boost the spiritual awakening of Christians as Easter approaches. And so it was for...
March 25, 2012 - 6:39am
March 23, 2012
Church sets Holy Week dramas
Family of Christ Lutheran Church in Houlton will be presenting two dramas during Holy Week to celebrate this meaningful and significant time of the Christian church year. On Maundy Thursday, April 5, the drama "Beneath the Upper Room" will be presented. This drama is an enactment...
March 23, 2012 - 3:37pm
March 19, 2012
Mount Zion Lutheran is ready to dedicate its new ministry space
Mount Zion Lutheran Church is preparing for the dedication of its two-level, 12,000-square-foot ministry addition on Sunday, March 25. The...
March 19, 2012 - 7:33am