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Nieskes, Yacoub meet for district attorney forum
Wisconsin roundup: Democrats want federal monitoring of state elections; suspended UW student returns to court on sex allegations; 9 more state news stories
Hudson officer reflects on crash
UPDATE: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raider boys run to sectional title
Raider football moves on in playoffs
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Helen Jansen Talle, 87
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
For president, none of the above
He’s finally here
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Real Estate Showcase
January 18, 2016
District 4 has the only City Council race
The race for the Hudson District 4 aldermanic seat pits a two-year incumbent against a newcomer to city politics. Jim Webber, a retired 3M Co....
January 18, 2016 - 11:58am
January 17, 2016
Oversight means Novotny won’t be on ballot
A glitch in the process means Howard Novotny, who was elected in 2014, won’t have his name on the ballot for the District 4 seat on the St....
January 17, 2016 - 10:29am
January 14, 2016
Johnson brings national security debate to area
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson called a listening session last week to hear public feedback about national security from a local perspective. He didn’t...
January 14, 2016 - 10:30am
January 12, 2016
Knudson won't seek re-election to Assembly
Rep. Dean Knudson announced Tuesday he will not seek re-election to the Legislature. The Hudson resident, first elected to the Assembly in 2010, said in a news release that “it has been an honor and privilege to represent the people of the 30th District.” “The time honored American...
January 12, 2016 - 11:18am
January 3, 2016
So far only two races developing for 19-member St. Croix Co. Board
As of Monday morning there were firm candidates for six of the 19 seats on the St. Croix County Board, two registered candidates for two seats and no declared candidates for six seats. The filing deadline is 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5. Those interested in running must register their...
January 3, 2016 - 11:56am
December 24, 2015
O’Connor joins race for mayor
Three candidates are now vying to replace Alan Burchill when his term as mayor of Hudson expires next April. Rich O’Connor filed his declaration...
December 24, 2015 - 11:21am
December 18, 2015
Congressman Duffy weighs in on gun control, travel visas
Northwestern Wisconsin’s congressman said tighter restrictions on travel visas don’t go far enough in the wake of a terrorist attack last...
December 18, 2015 - 9:37am
December 13, 2015
Lt. Gov. tours Grace Place
On Monday, Dec. 7, Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, along with Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, visited several location throughout New Richmond, including...
December 13, 2015 - 11:51am
December 10, 2015
Burchill bowing out as mayor
Alan Burchill won’t seek reelection to a third full term as mayor of Hudson. “It’s been five and one-half years. That’s plenty,” the...
December 10, 2015 - 12:23pm
December 2, 2015
UPDATE: Morrissette and Erickson declare candidacy for mayor; Burchill won't run
Alan Burchill has filed a notification of non-candidacy with the city of Hudson, announcing that he won’t seek another two-year term as mayor. Meanwhile, District 1 Alderperson Randy Morrissette II and Vicky Erickson have filed a declarations of candidacy for the mayor’s...
December 2, 2015 - 4:09pm
November 19, 2015
Waterman announces candidacy
Judge Michael Waterman announced his candidacy for election for a full term to Branch 4 of the St. Croix County Circuit Court. Waterman has held...
November 19, 2015 - 12:39pm
Nov. 3 special election will fill open City Council seat
The Hudson City Council will soon be back to full strength after operating with one of six aldermanic seats vacant for close to five months. A special election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 3, to fill the District 2 position that has been empty since former alderperson Mary Yacoub-Ra’ad...
October 19, 2015 - 11:04am
October 5, 2015
Walker to visit UW-Stout Monday; Bus driver says fourth-grader saved her life; 13 more Wisconsin news briefs
MENOMONIE -- Gov. Scott Walker's office announced Sunday that he will visit UW-Stout on a promotion he's calling his “Working for Wisconsin Tour.” Walker was expected to tour the Fab Lab on campus, arriving just before noon. The tour is at the Applied Arts Building, 415 E....
October 5, 2015 - 9:46am
Harsdorf: Wisconsin ‘on right track’ for economic growth
The Wisconsin Senate continues its focus on encouraging job creation and economic development as its Committee on Economic Development and Commerce...
October 5, 2015 - 9:16am
September 24, 2015
Assembly plans vote today on cutting Planned Parenthood funds; Walker won't take Cabinet post, uncertain on third term as guv; Nine more state news briefs
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Assembly plans to vote this afternoon on whether to take away $3.5 million in federal money from Planned Parenthood. The lower house will consider a bill in which the state would control its federal Title 10 money, all of which now goes to Planned Parenthood....
September 24, 2015 - 8:27am