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Former caregiver of Hudson man sentenced to five years in prison
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries; New Richmond man named 'person of interest'
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
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
May 23, 2016
Troy recommends bid with Hudson for Tower Road project
The Troy Town Board reviewed bids at the May 12 meeting for the Tower Road project -- one that's being shared with the city of Hudson. The board recommended Hudson accept a $745,838 bid from Albrightson Excavating, based in Woodville. Albrightson was one of four bidders on the road...
May 23, 2016 - 11:18am
May 21, 2016
96 trees will replace the ones removed from Vine Street
The Hudson City Council on Monday night awarded a $31,545 contract to Willow River Tree Co. to plant 96 boulevard trees along Vine Street. The trees will replace those removed to make way for street-widening and the installation of storm sewers. Willow River submitted the lowest of...
May 21, 2016 - 10:19am
May 14, 2016
Grandview Park now recommended site of potential city dog park
Weitkamp Park and Prospect Park have been shot down as locations for an off-leash playground for dogs. Will Grandview Park fare any better? ...
May 14, 2016 - 11:44am
May 13, 2016
Afton Islamic center approved
In front of a packed house, Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for a new Islamic center during its April 19 meeting. The Islamic...
May 13, 2016 - 10:42am