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City encourages collaboration on bullying concerns
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
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New Richmond man headed back to prison
crime and courts
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Girls' hockey climbs to top
Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
Hot Air Affair is tradition for Hudson, pilots
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
WI DNR: Public Notice - Houlton MHP LLC, WPDES Permit
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 4, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 3/11/2017 at Somerset Mini Storage
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Kim Lagerstrom, 58
Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Real Estate Showcase
April 25, 2016
City's new finance officer is on the job
The city's new finance officer says the opportunity to return to work in her home state is what brought her to Hudson. Brenda Malinowski grew...
April 25, 2016 - 8:14am
April 23, 2016
Council approves master plan for Carmichael Ridge
It is going to happen. After several years of planning and debate, the master plan for the 145-home development on 110 acres of the former Hudson...
April 23, 2016 - 11:14am
April 22, 2016
Vine Street reconstruction begins
The reconstruction of Vine Street began in force Monday morning. McCabe Construction workers tore the asphalt surface off of the street between...
April 22, 2016 - 10:19am
St. Joe seeks soil-testing grant
The St. Joseph Town Board last week approved a $5,500 grant request for preliminary soil testing associated with a facilities plan that would guide possible developer-driven municipal services in Houlton. As part of the River Crossing bridge project, Houlton has been designated as...
April 22, 2016 - 8:22am
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