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Zimmerman checks in with constituents
Somerset man pleads not guilty to sex crimes
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Xcel Energy warns customers of recent scams
Sex offender notification meeting Thursday in Burkhardt
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Raiders barrel into sectional
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Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Girls' hockey climbs to top
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Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
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Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
Hot Air Affair is tradition for Hudson, pilots
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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
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Kim Lagerstrom, 58
Mary "Bernie" Luebke, 93
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Letters: Look for rays of light in the rubble; park plan needs one more vote
Sanctuary: How do we define it?
Real Estate Showcase
March 3, 2016
Challenger emerges for Harsdorf’s state Senate seat
The 10th state Senate seat now held by Republican Sheila Harsdorf has a new candidate -- Diane Odeen, a lawyer, a River Falls City Council member,...
March 3, 2016 - 1:52pm
March 1, 2016
Super Tuesday will have big impact on Wisconsin primary; AAA: Most are afraid to ride in no-driver vehicles; 14 more state news stories
Twelve states and one U.S. territory have presidential primaries and caucuses on this Super Tuesday -- and what the voters decide could have a huge impact on the Wisconsin primary five weeks from now. Today's contests will determine which candidates get about one-quarter of the Republican...
March 1, 2016 - 7:02am
February 28, 2016
Berning sets sights on ‘new economy’ in Assembly race
Paul Berning was prepared to enter elected office in 2016, but his plans were altered after a longtime lawmaker announced his retirement from...
February 28, 2016 - 3:58pm
February 26, 2016
State poll: Dems in virtual tie, Trump leads GOP; Poverty in Wisconsin hits highest level in decades; 12 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin's best-known independent poll has Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in a virtual tie as the April 5 presidential primary gets closer. A new Marquette Law School poll released Thursday gives Sanders a 44% to 43% edge, and he has a 30-point lead among...
February 26, 2016 - 7:30am
February 24, 2016
River Falls entrepreneur seeks Knudson's Assembly seat
Shannon Zimmerman has announced his intent to run for state Assembly District 30 as a Republican this fall. He joins Hudson insurance agent Paul...
February 24, 2016 - 3:35pm
February 15, 2016
Mayoral primary is Tuesday
Voters in the city of Hudson will narrow the field of candidates for mayor to two on Tuesday, Feb. 16. On the ballot of the primary election are Randy Morrissette II, Vicky Erickson and Rich O’Connor. Morrissette is the alderperson for District 1 and has served in that office since...
February 15, 2016 - 8:20am
Primary for Supreme Court justice is Feb. 16
In a primary election set for Tuesday, Feb. 16, voters across the state will be asked to cut the number of candidates for an open seat on the...
February 15, 2016 - 4:39am
February 14, 2016
Primary is Tuesday
A primary election is scheduled Tuesday, Feb. 16. The only local race -- one that has generated plenty of interest -- is the city of Hudson mayoral contest to narrow the field three candidates down to two. The field of three candidates includes Randy Morrissette II, Victoria Erickson...
February 14, 2016 - 2:07pm
February 11, 2016
‘A challenging time’ in Madison
Jim Madsen thinks the state can’t cut its way to success at its public universities. The UW-River Falls physics professor said he is concerned...
February 11, 2016 - 10:11am
February 5, 2016
Hudson insurance agent announces candidacy
A Hudson insurance agent has his eyes on Madison. Paul Berning issued a news release Monday confirming he is seeking election to the 30th District...
February 5, 2016 - 12:53pm
January 28, 2016
Jobs, economy, college-affordability among Walker’s “Wisconsin Comeback” speech
MADISON -- In his annual State of the State address last week, Gov. Scott Walker said the “Wisconsin comeback is real,” citing low unemployment, an uptick in tourism, a fully-funded state pension system and a leaner government. Highlighting major GOP talking points in a speech...
January 28, 2016 - 1:15pm
January 25, 2016
Three mayoral candidates are on the Feb. 16 primary ballot
The Feb. 16 primary election will narrow the field of three mayoral candidates in the city of Hudson to just two. Randy Morrissette II, Victoria...
January 25, 2016 - 9:18am
January 23, 2016
Harsdorf pushes for financial aid boost
Hoping to provide relief to technical college students seeking financial aid, a local lawmaker is proposing a $1 million boost in state spending to a needs-based grant program as part of a multi-pronged statewide effort by the Gov. Scott Walker administration to make higher education...
January 23, 2016 - 10:38am
January 22, 2016
River Channel airs mayoral candidate interviews
The three candidates for mayor of Hudson - Rich O'Connor, Vicky Erickson and Randy Morrissette II - were interviewed by Mary Claire Potter for...
January 22, 2016 - 2:32pm
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