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Six Raiders all-state hockey
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Raiders state champs!
Raider hockey reaches state title game
Hudson wrestlers fall in state quarterfinals
'Stepping Out' stands out on stage
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Birkie canceled – but BirkieFest a success
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/13/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 4/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Elevator Cab, Fixtures, Doors, etc.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Kathleen J. Slaten Estate; Case No. 17PR23
Dale A. Reschke, 52
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Dale A. Reschke, 52
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Susan Hartl, 66
Can we talk? Healthier Together cannot be ignored
Letters: Give Trump a chance; Support for local candidates
Letters to the Editor for March 9, 2017
Where there’s a Will, there’s a way
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
November 8, 2016
Johnson surges to victory in final days
Russ Feingold waited six years in the wings, hoping to unseat the man who handed him a decisive loss. On Tuesday, Wisconsin voters declined to...
November 8, 2016 - 11:35pm
St. Croix County DA: Nieskes defeats Yacoub
A commanding lead appeared it would hold for Republican Michael Nieskes in the race for St. Croix County district attorney. Nieskes led Democrat...
November 8, 2016 - 10:51pm
November 1, 2016
2016 Candidate Profile: 7th Congressional District
Sean Duffy Much has been written about the "living wage" issues. Do you support an increase in the federal minimum wage? Why or why not? Right now, hardworking students, parents, and families are being crushed by the Obama economy. His presidency is the first in history to not have...
November 1, 2016 - 4:33pm
Candidates Profiles: St. Croix County District Attorney
What do you see as the biggest challenge facing the St. Croix County criminal justice system what would you do about it as DA?
November 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 27, 2016
Nieskes, Yacoub meet for district attorney forum
The St. Croix County Bar Association held a public forum Oct. 18 at the Willow River Elementary, with district attorney candidates Mike Nieskes and Sarah Yacoub. Attorney Timothy O’Brien served as moderator for the event, asking the candidates questions accumulated from the bar...
October 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 25, 2016
Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs. challenger Odeen
As a long-time incumbent in the state Legislature, explain what specific experiences you bring to the table as a candidate again.
October 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 18, 2016
30th District candidate profiles
Scott Nelson - Democratic Candidate Age: 51 Address: 809 Hutton Hill Road, Hudson Occupation: Retired firefighter, captain at the Minneapolis/St....
October 18, 2016 - 3:00am
October 13, 2016
Hoeft asks Duffy to bail on Trump
Surrounded by supporters, District 7 Congressional Democratic candidate Mary Hoeft was in Hudson Tuesday to ask her opponent, incumbent Sean...
October 13, 2016 - 3:00pm
October 11, 2016
Candidate Profiles: 7th Congressional District
7th Congressional District: Mary Hoeft Age: 67 Address: 735 Burr Oak Place, Rice Lake, WI 54868 Occupation: Professor of Communication Arts/French at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake (retired on Aug. 9 following primary victory) Education: BS from UW-Oshkosh in Speech, Master...
October 11, 2016 - 4:15pm
Candidate Profiles: 29th Assembly District
29th Assembly District: Scottie Ard Age: 57 Address: 105 S. Montana Ave., New Richmond, WI Occupation: Technical/Grant Writer Education:...
October 11, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 16, 2016
Harsdorf campaign dismisses pay-for-play allegations as 'outrageous'
Sheila Harsdorf’s camp fired back after left-wing groups and Democratic critics accused her of taking part in so-called “pay for play” politics. The state senator from River Falls was among Republican lawmakers who were linked to a special-interest group -- bolstered by funding...
September 16, 2016 - 11:38am
September 8, 2016
Feingold makes Hudson stop on jobs tour
Democratic Senate hopeful Russ Feingold made a stop at Preco, Inc. in Hudson Thursday as part of his Jobs and Wages Tour across the state. “The...
September 8, 2016 - 3:18pm
August 9, 2016
Feingold wins in Wisconsin; Kind easily retains seat
Former U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold won the opportunity Tuesday for a rematch with GOP incumbent Ron Johnson. Pundits called the primary election race shortly after 8:30 p.m., giving Feingold the nod over fellow Democrat Scott Harbach. Feingold earned 90 percent of the ballots cast. "Our...
August 9, 2016 - 10:59pm
UPDATE: Victory nearly assured for District 30's Zimmerman
With nearly all ballots counted, River Falls businessman Shannon Zimmerman appears to be the Republican primary election winner in Assembly District 30. Zimmerman beat Paul Berning 1,266 to 998 in St. Croix County with all precincts reporting. Zimmerman led 236-114 in Pierce County,...
August 9, 2016 - 10:32pm
UPDATE: Nieskes wins Republican primary in St. Croix County DA race
Michael Nieskes will be the Republican candidate for St. Croix County district attorney in November. According to unofficial St. Croix County data, Nieskes won the three-way race with 1,370 votes, or 35.75 percent of the vote. He topped challengers Donna Burger (1,251) and Rory O’Sullivan...
August 9, 2016 - 9:26pm