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Wisconsin roundup: Body found at Interstate Park ID’d as missing kayaker; more state news stories
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
Hudson man charged with attacking sex offender with ax
Hunters find body along St. Croix River
crime and courts
Hunters reminded registering deer in the correct zone still mandatory for the ongoing and upcoming deer seasons
Falcons open Page with sweep
Swimmers shine at state
Weird weather we're having. Can we move on from climate change denial?
Central one of state's biggest successes
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/10/17 Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/12/17 Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Marilyn J. Martin Estate, Case No. 17PR50
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 12/1/17, Case No. 17-CV-436, Mary Deborah Peterson
Philip M. LaVenture
Donald O. Antiel
Thomas J. Haroldson
Charlotte Ann Penfold
Dolores Anne (Payson) Dahl
Viewpoint: Facts or emotions?
Pastor column: Living life as a thank you gift to God
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
Letters to the Editor: A comment on 'A View from an Economist'
Viewpoint: Supporting victim advocates
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crime and courts
September 15, 2017
New Richmond woman indicted on tax crimes, mail fraud charges
Federal prosecutors allege a New Richmond businesswoman embezzled funds and stiffed the government for more than $240,000 in taxes. According...
September 15, 2017 - 10:30am
September 14, 2017
Former daycare worker sentenced in abuse case
HUDSON — Words weren't enough for Alexis McKinley to describe what happened to a little boy who suffered a broken leg at the hands of a...
September 14, 2017 - 11:44am
Man arrested after allegedly fleeing crash scene
A man was arrested last week after allegedly running from a hit-and-run crash before eluding St. Croix County authorities for several hours. St. Croix County Sheriff Scott Knudson said the man was arrested Wednesday, Sept. 6, after a resident in the 1500 block of 200th Avenue spotted...
September 14, 2017 - 9:10am
September 12, 2017
Former deputy charged with felony theft
A Village of Spring Valley procedural change enacted in 2015 requiring receipts for purchases made with a village credit card resulted Monday,...
September 12, 2017 - 11:00am
September 10, 2017
Hudson police: Suspicious people; dash damage, and more
While driving through the County Market parking lot on Crest View Drive and talking on her phone on Friday, Aug. 25, a woman told police a man...
September 10, 2017 - 7:22pm
'Trust your instincts': Local computer experts warn against phishing scams
Over the past couple of months, Reubin Herfindahl has seen numbers of people coming into his computer repair shop, Digital Brigade, increase...
September 10, 2017 - 10:00am
September 7, 2017
Highlighting laws related to school buses, pedestrians and bicyclists
As another school year gets underway across Wisconsin, drivers are asked to keep a sharp eye out for students and school buses. The State Patrols...
September 7, 2017 - 7:45pm
New Richmond drug bust nets 2 arrests
A New Richmond woman and a Minneapolis man accused of selling heroin to a police informant were arrested Thursday during a traffic stop. New...
September 7, 2017 - 1:25pm
September 4, 2017
Hudson police: back alley damage; an aerosol can gift?
On Tuesday, Aug. 15 at 8 p.m., damage was reported to a garage door in the back alley of a business in the 400 block of Second Street. The reporting...
September 4, 2017 - 8:00am
September 1, 2017
Fleeing suspect wanted by police
The Pierce County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding a man who fled from police Thursday, Aug. 31. Deputies recognized...
September 1, 2017 - 6:52pm
August 31, 2017
Former New Richmond scoutmaster faces felony abuse charge
A New Richmond-area Boy Scout leader has resigned his post amid abuse allegations in St. Croix County. Conrad C. Botz II headed Troop 9464 until...
August 31, 2017 - 12:35pm
August 29, 2017
Men charged in New Richmond robbery
Two Texas men face robbery charges in St. Croix County after an allegedly violent incident outside a New Richmond bar. Prosecutors charged Billy...
August 29, 2017 - 6:37pm
Hudson basketball coach charged with child sex crimes
An assistant Hudson High School girls' basketball coach was placed on unpaid leave from the school district amid sex-related charges filed this...
August 29, 2017 - 5:56pm
August 25, 2017
Police seeking two men following string of hotel robberies
A rash of armed hotel robberies across the region has authorities asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Police have noted...
August 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Charges: Leap from Hudson-area cell tower leaves trespassing skydiver shocked
A St. Paul skydiving instructor had anything but a soft landing last month after allegedly attempting to parachute from atop a St. Croix County...
August 25, 2017 - 11:56am