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Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
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‘Ongoing conference’ provides young entrepreneurs with room for imagination
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Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
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Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
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Raider football playoff run ends
Raider boys run to sectional title
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
PHOTOS: Retailers go all out on window decor
Classic Christmas tale finds home on The Phipps stage
Light Up Night brings Santa to Hudson
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SUMMONS: US Bank v. Leslie E. Harter Larson; Case No. 16-CV-356
SUMMONS: Wells Fargo v. Ronald J. Esparza; Case No. 16-CV-398
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 12/15/16 at St. Croix Self Service Storage, North Hudson
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/9/17 Public Hearing - Friese Properties Rezone
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/10/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
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Mark J. Williams, 47
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Trump should not pursue Clinton
Letters to the Editor Nov. 23
'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
What we learned from our brothers
Letters to the Editor Nov. 17, 2016
Real Estate Showcase
November 8, 2015
St. Croix County residents involved in I-94 crashes
Back-to-back crashes Friday night on Interstate 94 left one person injured in rural Hudson. According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, an eastbound vehicle driven by Hudson resident Tammie Nasseff rear-ended a vehicle driven by fellow Hudson resident Jessica Sachsenmaier at about...
November 8, 2015 - 5:49pm
October 29, 2015
Osceola man dies in town of Somerset crash
A 24-year-old Osceola man died Saturday evening, Oct. 24, in a single-vehicle crash in St. Croix County’s town of Somerset. According to the St. Croix Sheriff’s Department, Jordon M. Cloutier was ejected from the 2005 Dodge Durango in which he was a passenger. The vehicle...
October 29, 2015 - 2:50pm
District: no students injured in 'minor' bus crash
Students were unharmed Thursday morning after a bus crashed near Wisconsin and Vine streets. According to a Hudson School District statement, the crash – involving the Route 231 bus – was considered minor and no students were injured. The district’s statement does not indicate...
October 29, 2015 - 9:45am
Baldwin apartment fire displaces 2 residents
Two people were displaced from their Baldwin apartment on Wednesday after fire destroyed the unit. The residents, a woman and her son, were unable to return to the apartment at 830 11th Ave. after fire, which was first reported at 5:37 p.m. Hammond-Baldwin-Woodville United...
October 29, 2015 - 9:20am
October 28, 2015
Osceola man dies in town of Somerset crash
A 24-year-old Osceola man died Saturday evening in a single-vehicle crash in St. Croix County’s town of Somerset. According to the St. Croix Sheriff’s Department, Jordan M. Cloutier was ejected from the 2005 Dodge Durango in which he was a passenger. The vehicle crashed on...
October 28, 2015 - 3:02pm
October 21, 2015
Fire guts town of Hudson building
A woodworking shop on a rural Hudson property was destroyed late Tuesday after fire swept through the structure. “It just happened so quickly,”...
October 21, 2015 - 11:34am
October 15, 2015
Girl injured by falling rock at state park; Official: child later airlifted from Hudson
Two incidents on Sunday, including one that left a child injured, prompted a response by emergency crews at Willow River State Park. St. Croix EMS and Rescue responded to the Willow Lake Falls portion of the park Sunday afternoon, where a child was injured. Josh Olson, operations...
October 15, 2015 - 9:06am
October 14, 2015
Boy hit by SUV while crossing Second Street
A 13-year-old boy was struck by an SUV while crossing Second Street at Vine Street in Hudson late Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 13. Parker N. Peterschmidt of Hudson apparently suffered relatively minor injuries, despite being thrown into the air and rolling on the pavement when he...
October 14, 2015 - 3:15pm
Distracted driving said to have caused crash near Mallalieu Bridge
A driver reaching to get a bottle of water from his lunch box led to a three-car crash on Sixth Street N. that delayed commuter traffic Wednesday morning, Oct. 7, according to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department. The northbound Mazda car driven by Dale M. Lohnes, 55, of...
October 14, 2015 - 1:16pm
October 8, 2015
New Richmond man killed in crash
A New Richmond man was killed last week after the pickup truck he was driving was crashed into by a dump truck in the town of Glenwood. St. Croix County sheriff’s deputies identified the victim as 73-year-old Eugene H. Sempf, who was pronounced dead at the scene Wednesday, Sept....
October 8, 2015 - 3:07pm
October 1, 2015
UPDATE: Identity of victim in Wednesday's collision released
Eugene H. Sempf, 73, was the man who died Wednesday morning after a dump truck struck his pickup truck in the town of Glenwood. Online court records show Sempf's address as 1418 Red Hawk Ct. in New Richmond. Sempf apparently failed to stop or pulled from a stop sign on 130th Avenue...
October 1, 2015 - 8:32am
September 28, 2015
Somerset man, 39, killed in motorcycle crash
Authorities said alcohol appeared to be a factor in a Sunday motorcycle crash that claimed the life of a Somerset man. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office, 39-year-old Jason Thomas Anderson was killed while exiting Highway 35/64 near Exit 9 in the town of Somerset....
September 28, 2015 - 7:47am
September 24, 2015
Fire department puts out kitchen fire at Third St. home
The Hudson Fire Department was called to a house at 101 Third St. in the city at 12:02 p.m. Thursday to put out a fire in the kitchen. A department report says the fire appeared to start under the kitchen cabinets, in the area of a coffeemaker. The cause is believed to be electrical....
September 24, 2015 - 4:59pm
September 21, 2015
Bee in cab blamed for St. Croix Co. fuel tanker rollover
HAMMOND -- A 63-year-old Somerset man was transported to Baldwin Medical Center late Monday morning for evaluation after he lost control of a St. Croix County Highway Dept. fuel tanker while swatting at a bee and rolled the rig over into a ditch near Hammond. The State Patrol responded...
September 21, 2015 - 4:37pm
September 10, 2015
A death in the family
The sight left Greg Sipes and his children aghast. After making an errand run the afternoon of July 1, the three town of Troy residents pulled...
September 10, 2015 - 10:49am