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Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
Finance committee asks for more info on drug investigator position
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
Authorities asking for information on suspected card fraud
crime and courts
Raider wrestlers pass first BRC test
Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Raider football playoff run ends
Reindeer by the Park draws lines for Santa
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
PHOTOS: Retailers go all out on window decor
Classic Christmas tale finds home on The Phipps stage
arts and entertainment
PUBLIC NOTICE: Bass Lake Management Plan Review
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 10/12/16 Special Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-07 (Adopt 2017 Budget)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Barbara J. Smrdel Estate; Case No 16PR90
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-06 (Library Tax Exemption Request)
Clarence Vernon "Vern" Haas, 80
Audrey Cernohous, 78
Jeff Hitchcock, 66
Marie Delores Hansen, 83
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Editorial: Protesters win Pyrrhic victory
Small is good business
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 1, 2016
A lot to be thankful for this year
Trump should not pursue Clinton
Real Estate Showcase
December 5, 2016
Area officials brace for Wisconsin recount of Nov. 8 election
The process of recounting every presidential ballot cast in Wisconsin begins this week, including Pierce and St. Croix Counties. Wisconsin's election board on Friday approved the recount requested by Green Party candidate Jill Stein. She has said she wants to guarantee the integrity...
December 5, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 23, 2016
Judge blocks Obama rule extending overtime pay
A federal judge on Tuesday blocked an Obama administration rule to extend mandatory overtime pay to more than 4 million workers from taking effect, imperiling one of the outgoing president's signature achievements for boosting wages. U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant in Sherman, Texas,...
November 23, 2016 - 9:08am
November 10, 2016
Stafsholt wins 29th Assembly District race
Rob Stafsholt will be the new representative in the 29th Assembly District after winning more than 66 percent of the St. Croix County vote in...
November 10, 2016 - 10:35am
November 9, 2016
Zimmerman wins in District 30
Republican candidate Shannon Zimmerman won the State Assembly seat in District 30 with 56 percent of the votes Tuesday night, according to St....
November 9, 2016 - 1:41am
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