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Electrical problem closes Stillwater lift bridge
Hudson man accused of entering home, boat
Walker visits Star Prairie Trout Farm for bill signing
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson says CBO report will help him decide on health bill; 11 more state news stories
Hudson police reports: Upset Sprint customer, stolen moped, and more
crime and courts
Grab a buddy and learn to kayak
Finding her stroke
Hudson tied for first in SCVBL North
Former Stillwater hockey coach Phil Housley named coach of NHL's Buffalo Sabres
Tripicchio repeat Academic All-American
Booster Days packed full of fun and excitement
Relay For Life strives to reach goal
Global partners to speak at Faith Community Church
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
arts and entertainment
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Letters to the Editor (June 21, 2017)
Letters to the Editor
Viewpoint: Don't sell SCEMS to Lakeview Ambulance
Summer means road construction
Viewpoint: Time to get on board with public transportation in St. Croix County
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February 18, 2017
St. Croix Crossing could open as early as August, supervisors hear
If everything goes just right, the new St. Croix River bridge will open to the public in August. That was part of a presentation on Tuesday morning to the St. Croix County Board of Supervisors at their monthly meeting in Hudson. The presentation was given by Beth Cunningham, a project...
February 18, 2017 - 9:00am
February 16, 2017
U.S. Supreme Court to hear town of Troy case in March
The family embroiled in a St. Croix County land dispute will present its case next month to the U.S. Supreme Court. Attorneys for the Murr family,...
February 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
Hudson adopts run ordinance
After several traffic problems during the Final Stretch St. Croix Valley Triathlon in September 2016, the Hudson Common Council has implemented a new policy on races and other processions. City Attorney Catherine Munkittrick explained the new ordinance covers public safety issues...
February 16, 2017 - 7:00am
February 3, 2017
Plan Commission approves HHS stadium lighting
Though the poles will be higher, Hudson School Superintendent Nick Ouellette assured the plan commission that the new stadium and tennis court...
February 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 31, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Beloit College leader after threats: ‘Let us reject hate;' UW advises Muslim students not to leave U.S.; and 11 more state news stories
BELOIT -- Beloit College president Scott Bierman tells his campus community, "Let us reject hate together." That's after threats against two students at campus dorm rooms since last Friday. The private school says an anti-Semitic note was slipped past the door of a student's room...
January 31, 2017 - 7:36am
January 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State will soon seek Medicaid changes for childless adults; Feds: State ACT exam inadequate for federal accountability; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- Childless adults would pay more for Medicaid, take drug tests and have their coverage limited to four years in a request the state will soon make to the Trump administration. State Medicaid director Michael Heifetz tells the Wisconsin State Journal the feds will soon be...
January 30, 2017 - 8:53am
January 28, 2017
Water study group underway
Ellen Denzer, St. Croix County Community Development director, told members of the newly minted water quality study group they were in for quite the ride over the coming months. "This is going to be a rapid education," she said. "Even 10 years ago, farming was quite a bit different...
January 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 27, 2017
Council puts compensation in citizens' hands
A possible increase to council members and mayor compensation will be up to a citizen committee after the issue was brought up to the Hudson Finance Committee Monday night. Council Member Randy Morrissette proposed the increase, saying the commitment required by the roles has increased....
January 27, 2017 - 7:00am
January 26, 2017
Council approves extra $30,000 for Vine Street
The construction portion of the 2016 Vine Street improvement project saw an increase of about $29,960 over the estimated cost, though the total project cost is still under budget. On Monday night, City Engineer Tom Syfko told the Hudson Common Council that the original estimate of...
January 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
HHS student visits DC for inauguration
Thanks to some good luck in a political lottery, Hudson High School junior Harly Lentz attended the inauguration of President Donald Trump this...
January 26, 2017 - 7:00am
January 21, 2017
Plan commission talks downtown business expansion
To give the city of Hudson better control over what businesses expand into the residential areas surrounding downtown, the plan commission has recommended the addition of another zoning district. Community Development Director Denny Darnold presented the idea to the commission at...
January 21, 2017 - 10:00am
January 20, 2017
Hudson five-year plan will see street projects, park updates
As a start to the new year, the Hudson Common Council held a special meeting Monday night to review the first two years of its five-year capital...
January 20, 2017 - 7:00am
January 14, 2017
County Board asks state for designated disease funding
According to county Public Health Officer and Administrator Deb Lindemann, there is no designated funding from the state of Wisconsin for the case of an outbreak of communicable disease at the local levels. “Currently, Wisconsin ranks 41st for state public health funding and 49th...
January 14, 2017 - 7:00am
January 13, 2017
Internal hire approved for drug investigator position
After deliberation in several committees, the Hudson Common Council approved hiring the new drug investigator position from within the police department at its regular meeting Monday night. The decision came after recommendations from Mayor Rich O’Connor and council members that...
January 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 10, 2017
Hudson declares 'snow plowing event'
Vehicles will need to be off Hudson's streets in time for plows to get through early Wednesday. Hudson Police Chief Marty Jensen said the city has declared a "snow plowing event," meaning trucks will begin plowing from curb to curb at 3 a.m. Vehicles not moved will be ticketed. The...
January 10, 2017 - 3:34pm