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Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
Project SPARK is looking for another great idea
Former caregiver of Hudson man sentenced to five years in prison
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
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
February 16, 2016
RJ’s Meats wins big at meat competition
RJ’s Meats of Hudson was a big winner, earning 20 gold medals and international recognition at the “DFV-AAMP Quality Competition for Sausage and Ham,” held Jan. 11-13 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The IFFA Quality Competition was the first event of its kind held in...
February 16, 2016 - 8:46am
February 12, 2016
Hotel and banquet center proposed for golf clubhouse site
The Hudson Plan Commission will review a plan for a hotel and banquet center on the site of the vacant golf clubhouse on Carmichael Road when...
February 12, 2016 - 8:30am
February 11, 2016
'Sweethearts Weekend' bash to mark Pier 500's 10th anniversary
Pier 500 debuted 10 years ago on Valentine's Day and grew into downtown Hudson's go-to dinner spot for romance, so of course it's pulling out...
February 11, 2016 - 10:08am
February 10, 2016
Explorer Post gives recruits a head start on firefighting careers
Colin O’Brien is like a lot of the other members of Hudson Fire Explorer Post 9516. “I joined because my dad is a firefighter,” he said...
February 10, 2016 - 11:10am
Yacht Club donates to local, area causes
The Wild River Yacht Club (WRYC), headquartered at the St. Croix Marina in Hudson, recently donated $16,031.84 to several Hudson and area agencies....
February 10, 2016 - 10:22am
February 9, 2016
Architect to relocate to Hudson if development plan approved
HAF Group of Stillwater will relocate to the second floor of a proposed building on Second Street if the owner can win city approval of his plan. Mike Hoefler, owner of the architecture, development and construction company, hopes to purchase the property between the Dairy Queen and...
February 9, 2016 - 8:04am
February 8, 2016
Meet Ken Merchak, Hudson's four-decade 'Movie Man'
Ken Merchak didn't know movies would become a lifelong constant when he started at the original downtown Hudson Theatre in high school. But that's...
February 8, 2016 - 9:29am
Wisconsin gets second-highest federal internet grants; State residents face lowest gas heating bills since 1990s; eight more state news briefs
Three Wisconsin internet providers will get $570 million over the next five years to speed up their service to rural areas. The state is getting the nation's second-highest grants under the FCC's Connect America Fund 11. Only California is getting more. Century Link gets $330 million...
February 8, 2016 - 8:52am
February 7, 2016
Dunn Bros. franchise coming to downtown Hudson
The sounds of milk steaming and pitchers thumping countertops, along with the wafting smells of fresh-roasted coffee beans, will hit the corner of Second and Locust streets in coming weeks as a group of Hudson-based business partners look to expand their small-town food service empire...
February 7, 2016 - 12:21pm
Valentine's Day the next step for Negret Wine Company
Hudson's Negret Wine Company is launching a new stage in its evolution on Valentine's Day with a special evening of fine wine, delectable four-course...
February 7, 2016 - 4:58am
February 5, 2016
Dale Willi dies at age 84
Longtime Hudson community servant Dale Willi died on Monday at Regions Hospital in St Paul. Willi was hospitalized over the weekend according to his nephew, Hudson City Administrator Devin Willi, who was with him at the time of his death. A retired engineer, Willi has been a member...
February 5, 2016 - 7:49am
February 4, 2016
Dilly-Dally Gift Shoppe has new owners
Jenny Gunsallus and Chris Jensen are the new owners of new owners of Dilly-Dally Gift Shoppe. The gift shop, at 216 Locust St., will be expanding...
February 4, 2016 - 2:24pm
February 3, 2016
Some balloons geared toward awareness
The Hudson Hot Air Affair has taken in unexpected turn in recent years -- it is “ballooning” into an event to gain awareness for both cancer...
February 3, 2016 - 7:24am
February 1, 2016
TA Truck Stop's 'Grand Reopening' celebrates Hudson landmark's storied past
After 47 years of bringing smiles to folks in bell-bottoms, go-go boots, business suits, stage costumes, travel wear, prom dresses, work uniforms...
February 1, 2016 - 9:22am
January 29, 2016
Sam Cari wins Blakeman Award; Backpack Program honored
Local attorney Sam Cari was the winner of the annual Marie Blakeman Award, presented at the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau...
January 29, 2016 - 11:06am