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Man dies of injuries from St. Croix County crash
Video: Whole Foods opens at Woodbury's CityPlace
Minn. roundup: Body in Mississippi river wasn't man who fled police; Man fires 5 to 7 shots at another vehicle on 35E
Renowned author at Hudson Library June 1
Wisconsin roundup: Finance panel OKs plan to expand welfare-based drug screening; more state news stories
crime and courts
Tuesday, May 23 Raider roundup
UWRF Page golf outing June 19
Hudson girls regional track champs
Hudson sweeps BRC track titles
Baseball sweeps Rice Lake May 18
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
EMS invites community in during EMS Week
PHOTOS: Houlton students make 'bee bombs'
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
Garage Sale Map Hunter
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/17 Public Hearing - Klaas- Phase 1 Development
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/17 Public Hearing - Klaas- Stadium Lighting
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Jimmie D. Johnson; Case No. 17-SC-463
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 8-17 - Amend Sewer Rates
Sandra Begin, 64
Ronald D. "Bud" Iverson
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Willetta Breault, 83
Mohsen Shoukry Yacoub, 72
Viewpoint: Hope that does not fade away
Letters to the Editor: Trump presidency is history repeating; Thanks for Hudson teachers
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Letters to the Editor
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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
March 10, 2017
Common Council District 6 Candidate Interviews
Hudson Common Council District 6 candidates Joyce Hall and William Sames were interviewed by River Channel ahead of the April 4 election.
March 10, 2017 - 5:11pm
Cutting edge: Easy to speak up
A first-year state lawmaker says what matters most is “the voice of my constituents.” Rep. Shannon Zimmerman (R-River Falls, 30th District), has put that priority into action by developing a new online interactive system.
March 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 9, 2017
Community members pack Harsdorf listening session
Sheila Harsdorf said during a listening session Monday that she sees a pathway to agreement on tax reciprocity, would consider an independent...
March 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 7, 2017
Congressman Duffy's Hudson office looking to hire wounded vet
As part of the Wounded Warrior fellowship project, Seventh District Rep. Sean Duffy is looking for a wounded or medically retired veteran to work in his Hudson office. The congressman's district director Jesse Garza said the fellowship is a good fit for the office as casework for...
March 7, 2017 - 7:00am
February 21, 2017
Zimmerman checks in with constituents
Shannon Zimmerman’s been getting his fill so far in Madison. “I’ve been drinking from a firehose,” the River Falls Republican told a small gathering of community members Friday at the UW-River Falls Hudson Center. As a freshman Assembly member just a few weeks into his first...
February 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- A Kentucky man killed in a western Wisconsin Interstate crash has been identified as 36-year-old Clint Huff of Franklin. The State Patrol continues to investigate the mishap, which occurred Tuesday night on westbound Interstate 94 near Menomonie. Troopers say Huff was...
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
Hudson woman says Women's March was about good citizenship
Cally Ahlin was one of the estimated 500,000 people who turned out for the Women's March Jan. 21 in Washington, D.C. The 20-year-old Hudson High...
February 2, 2017 - 7:00am
January 23, 2017
Dayton collapses during State of State speech
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton collapsed during his State of the State speech Monday night, Jan. 23, getting up and walking away a few...
January 23, 2017 - 8:29pm
January 22, 2017
Duffy, in town hall, defends conservative views
SOLON SPRINGS — About a dozen Douglas County residents waited patiently in 30-degree weather outside the locked community center here on Monday to hear what their congressman had to say four days before the inauguration of a new president. Fortunately, U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wausau,...
January 22, 2017 - 9:00am