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Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Hudson police hosting prescription drop-off Oct. 22
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crime and courts
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
Raider football wraps up playoff spot
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
A gift of honor: Hudson resident donates land for hospice house in memory of late wife
HIBA helps out local nonprofits
arts and entertainment
EAGLE STORAGE: 10/28/16 Lien Sale Notice
AD FOR BIDS: Hudson Middle School Addition and Renovations
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/11/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/8/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
PUBLIC NOTICE: Perch Lake Management Plan Review
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Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
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April 21, 2016
County Board incumbent loses by two votes in recount
Late-arriving absentee votes tipped the scale, and District 6 Supervisor Carah Koch lost her seat on the St. Croix County Board to Bob Long. Unofficial election night results gave Koch 715 votes to Long’s 714. But when the last absentee ballots were added, Long had 718 votes and...
April 21, 2016 - 9:00am
April 19, 2016
Here and gone
Hudson firefighters on Monday evening, April 11, get ready to burn down the house at 202 Coulee Road as a training exercise. Fred (Fritz) Rose...
April 19, 2016 - 9:23am
April 18, 2016
Request for Troy gravel pit withdrawn
Vocal opposition to a proposal seeking to allow sand- and gravel-mining in a town of Troy zoning district led to the request being yanked by the applicant in the middle of a public hearing. Total Excavating owner Chris Kusilek withdrew his request to amend the town’s agricultural...
April 18, 2016 - 12:33pm
April 17, 2016
County's February unemployment rate was 5.4%
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced the preliminary February 2016 unemployment rates on March 30 for Wisconsin’s...
April 17, 2016 - 6:42am
April 11, 2016
Approval of golf course development recommended
The Hudson Plan Commission on March 31 gave its blessing to the final master plan for the Carmichael Ridge residential development. The plan shows the location of streets, pathways, utility lines and building lots for the development of 145 single-family homes on property of the former...
April 11, 2016 - 9:54am
April 9, 2016
Hudson Town Board rejects event center zoning change
The Hudson Town Board last week rejected a proposed zoning change to allow a conference, retreat and event center on the site of a vacant former Girl Scout camp at 965 Alexander Road. The board's unanimous thumbs-down vote March 29 came immediately after a 75-minute public hearing...
April 9, 2016 - 11:55am
City planning 2016 street projects
The city's Public Works Committee reviewed a list of possible 2016 street projects when it met March 22. Under consideration for mill and overlay work are: - Carmichael Road from Oakridge Circle to the city limits, - Hunter Hill Road west of Wisconsin Street, and - Fairway Drive...
April 9, 2016 - 5:05am
April 7, 2016
Village board pays tribute to Standafer
The North Hudson Village Board meeting on Tuesday, March 29, was short and efficient with only a few action items on the agenda. The meeting, moved up one week because of the April 5 election, lasted a mere 12 minutes. Trustee Daryl Standafer, who did not seek re-election, was recognized...
April 7, 2016 - 12:59pm
April 5, 2016
DNR spring conservation hearings are April 11
Wisconsin residents will be able to nominate and elect local representatives to the Wisconsin Conservation Congress and express support or non-support for a range of advisory questions on conservation and natural resources management issues at the Congress’ spring meetings held...
April 5, 2016 - 12:12pm
April 3, 2016
City studying how to make Carmichael-Hanley intersection safer
The Hudson City Council is evaluating a report on ways to improve safety at the intersection of Carmichael and Hanley roads. The engineering...
April 3, 2016 - 2:52pm
Zoning request seeks to allow mining in Troy
Mining would be allowed in the town of Troy’s agricultural district on Glover Road under a proposal headed to planning commissioners next week. The town of Troy Plan Commission will hear a River Falls building contractor’s request Thursday, April 7, to permanently amend zoning...
April 3, 2016 - 9:50am
Final referendum meeting draws 100 to Hudson High School
School district officials delivered their final public pitch on an upcoming three-question building renovation referendum last week, drawing more than 100 people to an informational session at Hudson High School. The March 24 meeting, which followed others at The Phipps Center for...
April 3, 2016 - 7:08am
April 1, 2016
City Council: Will drainage pond leave room for bike and walking path?
A discussion at the March 21 Hudson City Council meeting about constructing a drainage pond turned into a debate about a possible bicycle/pedestrian...
April 1, 2016 - 12:48pm
March 30, 2016
USS Oklahoma sailor laid to rest in Willow River Cemetery
A funeral service for Chief Petty Officer Duff Gordon was held in Hudson on Wednesday, March 30, more than 74 years after he died aboard the...
March 30, 2016 - 5:21pm
March 29, 2016
County agency publishes dementia caregiving guide
There are approximately 1,200 people who are living with the symptoms of dementia in St. Croix County. It is believed there are many more who...
March 29, 2016 - 10:49am