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September 22, 2017
The city-owned property on Ward Avenue near Plaza 94 is being considered as a potential site for a new combined fire and EMS facility. The Hudson Common Council discussed the possibility during its Monday meeting. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
City to look at combined EMS, Fire building at Ward Avenue
September 22, 2017 - 6:44pm
In the same hour his political opponent was signing the new state budget, Wisconsin superintendent Tony Evers demanded a fix to what he called a "broken" school funding system during his annual "state of education" address at the Capitol Rotunda. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
September 22, 2017 - 9:57am
September 18, 2017
Carmichael Corridor study seeking public input
September 18, 2017 - 10:27am
September 14, 2017
Hudson Common Council briefs: St. Croix EMS wage adjustment; Window replacement
September 14, 2017 - 8:42pm
September 13, 2017
Ring steps down from County Board for new non-profit position
September 13, 2017 - 8:49am
September 12, 2017
Library distribution decision reroutes $25k in rural circulation funds
September 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
County approves new projects in five-year CIP
September 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
Veterans Outreach Specialist Sean Lybert of Rep. Sean Duffy's Hudson office meets with Larry Phillipson of Amery as part of the Veterans History Project. Lybert joined the office in July. Photo courtesy of Sean Lybert.
Veteran joins Duffy's Hudson office
September 12, 2017 - 8:00am
August 24, 2017
Anne Wasmund of the Hudson Dog Owners Association speaks to the Hudson Common Council about the Hudson Dog Park. The council approved accepting a $27,000 donation from the association for fencing for the park. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Goats, dogs get new spaces
August 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
The City of Hudson is looking at short-term and long-term solutions to improve St. Croix EMS now that the service is officially staying with the city. File photo.
Public safety recommends short-term solutions for EMS
August 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 21, 2017
Former Prescott police officers Bryan Massman and Ryan Most (in pink shirt), as well as former administrative assistant Erin Most (front) are pictured here with Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke (holding award), who died Aug. 5, and other department members this past February at a Chamber event. File photo
Two cops, administrative aide gone from Prescott department
August 21, 2017 - 4:42pm
August 18, 2017
Borgschatz promoted to chief deputy in St. Croix County
August 18, 2017 - 2:45pm
August 16, 2017
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources lists more than 250 CAFOs across the state, up from fewer than 50 in the mid-'90s. The vast majority of those farms are dairy operations. File photo
Dairy group sues Wisconsin DNR over pollution discharge rules
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
August 10, 2017
St. Croix County supervisors passed a resolution Aug. 1 in opposition of a bill that would allow a former Bible camp along the Lower St. Croix River to be used as a wedding and events center. Residents who spoke at public comment worry the commercial use would disrupt the secluded area, but legislators who authored the bill say it will enhance property rights. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia.
Local control debate lingers over proposed zoning legislation
August 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
In response to LGBT flag vandalism in April, fliers stating ‘All are welcome’ were passed out in Hudson. The vandalism was one of several incidents that prompted citizens to propose an inclusion resolution, which was discussed at the Hudson Common Council meeting on Monday, Aug. 7. Hudson Star-Observer file photo.
Council discusses concerns with proposed inclusion resolution
August 10, 2017 - 9:00am