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Freeway crash brings Hudson traffic to a crawl
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs. challenger Odeen
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Internet safety: a conversation parents and kids must have
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
He’s finally here
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
September 2, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State report describes care problems at King Veterans Home; Slender Man stabbing suspect to change plea; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- Another report describes substandard care at the State Veterans' Home at King in Waupaca County. WISC TV says the state's health agency wrote the five-page report, which describes broken bones and other injuries to elderly veterans who reside at the home -- plus unsanitary...
September 2, 2016 - 9:26am
September 1, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Poll: Almost two-thirds favor immigrant path to citizenship; Harley Davidson plans 200 layoffs; and 11 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A new poll shows that almost two thirds of Wisconsin's registered voters want illegal immigrants to stay and get a path to citizenship. Sixty-two percent in the Marquette Law School poll favor letting undocumented immigrants who are now in the U.S. eventually be citizens....
September 1, 2016 - 9:24am
August 31, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Gov. Scott Walker's office says it has asked the state Health Services agency to investigate reports of medical errors and staffing shortages at the state veterans' nursing home in Waupaca County. The Madison Capital Times says employees at King, along with residents and their relatives,...
August 31, 2016 - 1:01pm
August 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON-- The Republican lawmaker who represents the state Veterans' Home at King in Waupaca County joins Democrats who want a state audit of the facility. Luther Olsen says he also wants to know if another agency should take over the home from state Veterans' Affairs department...
August 29, 2016 - 7:57am
August 24, 2016
Finance committee assesses performance review process
The Hudson finance committee decided that employee performance reviews would not have an impact on raises in 2017 at a special meeting on Aug. 18. City Administrator Devin Willi brought the issue to the committee because the city needs a system in place to use performance reviews...
August 24, 2016 - 4:37pm
August 19, 2016
City of Hudson purchases new ambulance, looks to partner with Hudson Hospital
The City of Hudson has begun the process of purchasing a new ambulance for St. Croix EMS and Rescue. Hudson Common Council approved the purchase...
August 19, 2016 - 4:53pm
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says he's undecided on UW tuition proposal; No federal disaster aid for Buffalo, Trempealeau counties; 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker says he's thinking about asking lawmakers to keep freezing UW tuition for just one year instead of two in his next state budget. The Republican Walker has also responded to speculation that he might suggest lower tuition as part of his budget package...
August 19, 2016 - 9:56am
August 4, 2016
Common Council approves new Utility Commission
Hudson’s Utility Commission will have a new set-up and extra responsibilities after the Common Council approved a new ordinance Monday night. The commission will now have authority over both the wastewater and water departments. The issue was discussed at the last council meeting...
August 4, 2016 - 4:25pm
July 29, 2016
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
HAYWARD -- An elected official in northwest Wisconsin has been killed in an apparent murder/suicide. Sawyer County sheriff's deputies say 56-year-old Claudia Burgan, the county clerk of courts, was shot in the chest Wednesday night at her home about 12 miles east of Hayward -- and...
July 29, 2016 - 8:36am
July 27, 2016
Plan Commission approves final Carmichael Ridge plat
Development of Carmichael Ridge will continue to move along after the Hudson Plan Commission approved the final plat for phase one of the project at its meeting Tuesday night. The plat includes 99 one-family lots and 11 outlots that will be constructed in the area of the former Hudson...
July 27, 2016 - 4:35pm
July 13, 2016
Judge Scott R. Needham selected to chair Committee of Chief Judges
Chief Judge Scott R. Needham, St. Croix County Circuit Court, has been selected by fellow chief judges from across the state to chair the Committee...
July 13, 2016 - 12:24pm
June 2, 2016
The eye in the sky: Troopers deployed by air for traffic enforcement
For the most part, the drivers never know what hit them. One moment they’re tailgating the car in front of them or zipping along well above...
June 2, 2016 - 5:25pm
June 1, 2016
Painting class request returned to city of Hudson Park Board
A request by Cheers Pablo to hold painting classes in city parks will go back to the Hudson Park Board for further discussion about the number of people participating in the classes and the fee the city should charge for allowing them to be conducted in the parks. The Hudson City...
June 1, 2016 - 9:05am
May 28, 2016
Hudson embraces sustainable management for Lakefront Park
Hudson is joining a group of environmentally aware cities around the region, nation and world that are experimenting with, or have transitioned...
May 28, 2016 - 11:45am
May 27, 2016
Second and Vine intersection will be closed 4-5 weeks starting May 31
The intersection of Second and Vine streets will be closed for four to five weeks starting Tuesday, May 31, the city of Hudson announced today. The closing is to allow for a complete reconstruction of the intersection, including new pavement, curb and gutter, and underground utilities....
May 27, 2016 - 9:19am