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Slow rebound continues for homebuilding in St. Croix County
A-1 Auto Transport offers Wisconsin students scholarship opportunity
St. Croix EDC seeks nominations for Business of the Year awards
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
Police investigate threats report at Prescott Middle School
crime and courts
Spikers busy in final week
Booters geared up for playoffs
Northwoods League makes it official
Raiders keep jug; earn home playoff game
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Historical Society hosts History Pub Crawl on Nov. 11
Education is key in facing drug abuse
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
arts and entertainment
FORECLOSURE: David Lockwood v. Ann Vitko; Case No. 16-CV-209
CITY OF HUDSON: 8/7/17 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/17/17 Council Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Margaret J. Richie Estate, Case No. 17PR91
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Malcolm H. Faust Estate; Case No 17PR93
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Melvyn L. Fahning
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Orlin E Wienke
Marjorie May Miles
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
Letters: Are building permit fees accurate?; Readers beware: fact or fiction
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Vinehout column: Hemp's time has come
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
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October 5, 2017
Former Hudson mayor, assembly member appointed to state Elections Commission
Former Hudson Mayor and Republican State Rep. Dean Knudson has been appointed to the Wisconsin Elections Commission. Wisconsin Assembly Speaker...
October 5, 2017 - 9:07am
August 9, 2017
Business leaders talk local economy, transportation with Duffy
Business leaders told a Wisconsin congressman that workers in the Hudson area need better access to transportation. U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy toured...
August 9, 2017 - 12:08pm
July 27, 2017
Lawmakers seek to solve Murr property dispute through legislation
Donna Murr said last month that she's not giving up the fight. After the U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Murr and her family that laws...
July 27, 2017 - 2:29pm
July 26, 2017
Walker appoints Knudson St. Croix County sheriff
Scott Knudson, who served as second in command at the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office under John Shilts, was appointed Wednesday to succeed...
July 26, 2017 - 3:20pm
July 18, 2017
VIDEO: Western Wisconsin Journal interviews Rep. Shannon Zimmerman
Western Wisconsin Journal legal and political correspondent Jamie Johnson sat down with Rep. Shannon Zimmerman. Topics included the biennium budget, taxes and the Republican lawmaker's first legislative session. The River Channel is Hudson/North Hudson Community Access Television...
July 18, 2017 - 9:31am
July 12, 2017
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
The approval process for bluffland zoning along the lower St. Croix River in Wisconsin would no longer be subject to the Department of Natural...
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
June 27, 2017
Walker visits Star Prairie Trout Farm for bill signing
STAR PRAIRIE — Jeff Taylor has to maintain up to 20 state permits at any given time. As general manager of Star Prairie Trout Farm, he...
June 27, 2017 - 11:40am
June 6, 2017
Walker touts education proposal at Hudson High School
There is generally not a lot to hold students' attention on the last day of school. And then the state's chief executive arrives. That is what...
June 6, 2017 - 2:02pm
May 25, 2017
Western Wisconsin lawmaker eyes gubernatorial bid
The state budget is slowly taking shape in Madison as lawmakers enter the session's home stretch. But not for Kathleen Vinehout. She's already...
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 23, 2017
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
Four western Wisconsin residents will vie to become the next St. Croix County sheriff. Gov. Scott Walker's office released a list of the applicants...
May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm
May 12, 2017
Walker expected to talk re-election plans Saturday at state convention
Gov. Scott Walker is expected to announce he is ready to run for re-election in 2018, according to excerpts from a speech the Republican is scheduled...
May 12, 2017 - 2:57pm
April 21, 2017
Hudson takes part in nationwide Tax March
Downtown Hudson joined St. Paul, Washington D.C., and about 200 other cities across the country with its own Tax March on Saturday, April 15....
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 19, 2017
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH — Hundreds of area residents, activists and community leaders packed the stands Wednesday at Ellsworth High School’s gym, where...
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 4, 2017
Spring 2017 election results
Results for the 2016 spring elections for municipal and school board contests have been called in St. Croix County. Results are from the St....
April 4, 2017 - 9:53pm
March 15, 2017
'Spirit of America' comes to Hudson
Positivity. That's the way Dianne Kiel, one of the organizers of Wisconsin's Spirit of America Rally in Hudson described the event. "It was just...
March 15, 2017 - 1:48pm