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Troy Board addresses boat ramp fees
What lies beneath Little Falls Lake dam? Crews dig in
Semi turns over on I-94
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Hunter safety class registration set for Sept. 13 in Somerset
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
The conversation about mental health is opening up
Hudson Scoutmaster has 50 years of service
Hudson woman competes in Miss Wisconsin USA
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 21)
PROBATE NOTICE: Marylyn M Apel Estate; Case No. 16PR73
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington v. Shari A. Nord; Case No. 15-CV-593
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Solar Garden)
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Qualifications - Professional Services
Edward R. Rang, 88
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Sally Ann Bethke, 80
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
2016 is a good year to be a woman in the USA
The ‘new normal’ is routine
Allow me to reintroduce ourselves
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Real Estate Showcase
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
March 17, 2012
Trinity students explore their creative side
Trinity Academy students got a crash course in all things creative last week with the help of Dr. Jeffrey Burkart, an award-winning educator,...
arts and entertainment/education/religion/Life
March 17, 2012 - 12:39pm