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Immigrants' Day at St. Patrick School
CALENDAR: What activities are going on this week?
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Tuesday, May 23 Raider roundup
UWRF Page golf outing June 19
Hudson girls regional track champs
Hudson sweeps BRC track titles
Community collaboration colors Hudson
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
EMS invites community in during EMS Week
arts and entertainment
AD FOR BIDS: Colfax Health and Rehab Center - Memory Care Facility
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/17 JRB Meeting & Hearing re: TID No. 5
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/19/17 Hearing - Proposed Zoning Code Amendments
AMENDED SUMMONS: NYCB v. Thomas E. Tesmar III, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-158
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
Sandra Storrs Begin, 64
Ronald D. "Bud" Iverson
Sandra Begin, 64
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Willetta Breault, 83
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Hope that does not fade away
Letters to the Editor: Trump presidency is history repeating; Thanks for Hudson teachers
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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April 7, 2017
UPDATE: Minivan driver in bus crash in critical condition Monday
A western Wisconsin woman was critically injured Friday morning after her minivan crashed into an Ellsworth School District bus near Bay City....
April 7, 2017 - 2:02pm
April 3, 2017
UPDATE: Pedestrian critically injured after River Falls highway crash
A River Falls man remained in critical condition Tuesday after being struck by a semi-trailer one day earlier on Highway 35. River Falls Deputy...
April 3, 2017 - 12:30pm
St. Croix County crash leaves man, 33, dead
A Star Prairie man died Sunday from injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash two days earlier in rural St. Croix County. The St. Croix County...
April 3, 2017 - 10:09am
March 22, 2017
Hudson crews knock down 2 fires
Firefighters battled two blazes last week in the Hudson area. The first fire was a detached garage at 362 Willow Lane in the town of Hudson....
March 22, 2017 - 8:45pm
March 15, 2017
UPDATE: Knapp man killed, North Hudson man injured in crash
One person was killed Wednesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in rural Spring Valley. Authorities responded to the crash at about 2:30 p.m....
March 15, 2017 - 4:25pm
February 13, 2017
Man, towed by snowmobile, injured in Pierce County while skipping over open water
A Baldwin man was hospitalized Sunday after slamming into ice near open water while being pulled by a snowmobile in rural Spring Valley. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the man was 34-year-old John Polk of Baldwin. He was taken by Spring Valley ambulance to Regions...
February 13, 2017 - 9:24am
January 30, 2017
UPDATE: New Richmond teen dies in weekend accident
A New Richmond teen died and injuries were suffered by three others in a single-vehicle accident early Sunday morning, Jan. 29, on 170th Avenue...
January 30, 2017 - 11:13am
January 13, 2017
Man found dead in rural River Falls; high carbon monoxide levels present
High carbon monoxide levels were detected at a town of River Falls house where a man was found dead Thursday, Jan. 12 The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 80-year-old John Eisele. The news release did not list the address of the call, but authorities and firefighters...
January 13, 2017 - 2:13pm
December 28, 2016
Pole shed, truck destroyed in St. Joe fire
A pole shed and a pickup truck were destroyed by fire Wednesday morning in the town of St. Joseph. Firefighters said no one was hurt in the fire...
December 28, 2016 - 12:52pm
December 14, 2016
UPDATE 12/15: Woman killed in Monday's I-94 crash was wearing seat belt, authorities say
UPDATE 12/15 Cheryl Gromacki, 65, of Brookfield was wearing a seat belt when her Chevy Equinox crossed the median and struck two vehicles Dec....
December 14, 2016 - 1:24pm
December 13, 2016
UPDATE: I-94 cleared after truck fire
ROBERTS -- A semi truck fire about a mile east of the Roberts exit this morning slowed traffic to a halt along I-94 in Western Wisconsin for...
December 13, 2016 - 1:43pm
December 1, 2016
Thanks for saving pedestrian? A hit and run
Ryley Gorman wasn’t setting out to draw any attention this month when he dashed into Second Street traffic. “I was just trying to do the right thing,” the 2006 Hudson High School graduate said. Gorman said that meant pushing a drunken pedestrian out of the way as a truck was...
December 1, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 8, 2016
UPDATE: Train crew spotted 'debris' on tracks before 7-car derailment
Railroad crews were working Tuesday morning to clear a Union Pacific line between Hudson and West Lakeland Township in Minnesota after a multi-car...
November 8, 2016 - 12:26pm
October 27, 2016
Hudson officer reflects on crash
With her shield badge pinned to her uniform, Officer Hilary Lundberg provided a shield for the people she serves one Monday morning. “If I...
October 27, 2016 - 7:00am
October 26, 2016
UPDATE: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
The interstate crash that snarled traffic for hours Wednesday in Hudson involved three vehicles including a semi-trailer, according to new information...
October 26, 2016 - 2:48pm