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Hudson police: Tip jar stolen; Exploding propane tank reported
St. Croix County continuing transportation discussion
New trial date set for North Hudson man
Ellsworth woman pleads guilty to embezzlement
Wisconsin roundup: Xcel customers to see bigger utility bills; more state news stories
crime and courts
Wilgren, Owens are all-state
Boys make splash in opener
Girls hockey starts 2-0
Gymnasts open season strong
Familiar face back with boys
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 10/3/17 Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: FNMA v. Kevin A. Tiedemann, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-84
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 12/20/17, 4 pm; St. Croix Self Service Storage
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Mary P. Schuna Estate; Case No. 17-PR-107
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 12/2/17, Eagle Storage - Hudson, 11 am
Floyd K. Johnson
Ada Kathlyn "Kay" Sandeen
John Patrick O'Neill
Mary Jane Bohl
Richard (Butch) Herman Lee
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Viewpoint: What Does the Quran really say?
A view from an economist: Use of data
Marty Jensen column: Don't make it easy for thieves
Letters to the editor: Hell bent on embracing tolerance, diversity; Time is running out
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October 16, 2017
Letters: Are building permit fees accurate?; Readers beware: fact or fiction
The recent column (A View from an Economist) by Jackie Brux, "Trump Speech to UN on Socialism, Payments, Women," is misleading. Brux declares...
October 16, 2017 - 5:48pm
October 15, 2017
Vinehout column: Hemp's time has come
Farmers in diverse states like Hawaii, Kentucky, Maine and Minnesota are researching a new crop: industrial hemp. Many states are changing laws to allow growing of hemp. Wisconsin is slow to get in the game. Hopefully, this is about to change. Lawmakers on the Senate Agriculture,...
October 15, 2017 - 7:00am
October 14, 2017
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Our apple crop last year was near zero because the blossoms were killed by late-spring frosts. This year our orchard produced an abundance of...
October 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
October 13, 2017
Blake Fry column: State budget items that affect business owners
Living in the Twin Cities media market makes tracking developments in Madison difficult under normal circumstances. With so much media attention drawn to the natural and man-made national tragedies of the past weeks, one can be excused for not noticing that a 2017-2019 biennial state...
October 13, 2017 - 11:00am
October 12, 2017
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Minnesota and Wisconsin state laws require vehicles to stop for school buses when the bus driver activates the flashing lights and has the crossing...
October 12, 2017 - 10:00pm
October 8, 2017
Letters: Adult bullying tactics; More state news, please
President Trump drained the swamp, then filled it up with millionaires and billionaires. The President, Vice President, Trump family and White...
October 8, 2017 - 8:56pm
October 4, 2017
Library column: Hiding in Plain Sight presented by Nelly Trocmé Hewett
At the Hudson Area Public Library, we're honored to be hosting a special speaker during October's genealogy session (10:30 a.m. on the second Thursday of each month). Nelly Trocmé Hewett, the oldest of four children, was born in northern France in 1927. In the early 1930s her family...
October 4, 2017 - 9:09pm
October 2, 2017
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
Donald Trump's address to the United Nations on Sept. 19 focused on many political issues that have clear economic implications. Let's consider the economics of these topics in two separate columns in the River Falls Journal. 1."Wherever true socialism or communism has been adopted,...
October 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 1, 2017
Editorial: Don't turn harvest into a road tragedy
Midwest gold is flowing. We refer to corn. Farmers and custom-combine professionals are hard at work harvesting 2017's bounty. This means motorists...
October 1, 2017 - 5:33pm
Letters: Common decency; Johnson is untruthful on latest health care bill
To Darla Meyers and her friends in their little Citizens for the St. Croix Valley club, these words convey exclusion:
October 1, 2017 - 5:22pm
Rubin Column: Ribbon of highway
Woodrow Wilson (Woody) Guthrie, the folk singer who found inspiration from the Dust Bowl era, may be best remembered for writing "This Land...
October 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 29, 2017
Wildside column: Flowing rivers inspire thoughts of connections
My paternal grandfather was a tall guy who grew up in upstate New York and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He coached me in fishing for trout...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 28, 2017
Library column: iLABS at the library
At the Hudson Area Public Library, we are excited and proud to formally introduce our new iLABS, funded by the Library Foundation's 2016 annual drive campaign. An iLAB is a makerspace: it's a place for people of all ages to come and create, make, tinker, try, develop, share resources...
September 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 25, 2017
Blake Fry: The importance of a business emergency plan
Each dramatic home rescue during the tragic events of Hurricane Harvey is a reminder of the importance of having a household emergency plan. Easily overlooked in the effort to preserve human life is the importance for businesses to have an emergency plan.
September 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
Bill Rubin column: Jugglers wanted
A young man with my last name began his junior year in high school in August. He juggles school and homework with a couple of part-time jobs...
September 25, 2017 - 1:30pm