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Police investigate threats report at Prescott Middle School
Hudson council rejects 50/50 EMS funding model
Prescott official: 'No doctored documents'
Wisconsin roundup: Lincoln Hills teacher blames court injunction, state for beating; more state news stories
Chamber Business of the Month: Ras' on Main
crime and courts
Northwoods League makes it official
Raiders keep jug; earn home playoff game
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Runners ready for BRC meet
Netters grab two sectional titles
Historical Society hosts History Pub Crawl on Nov. 11
Education is key in facing drug abuse
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
Mosaic workshop with Riana de Raad Oct. 21-22 at The Phipps
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
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
Phylis A. "Penny" Bergman
Melvyn L. Fahning
Roger Lynn, 68
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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September 5, 2017
Chief Marty Jensen: Businesses help police keep community safe
As summer nears its end and the beginning of fall is just around the corner, I want to take this opportunity to thank our local businesses for all they do for our community. They provide the necessary items and services that help make the Hudson community one of the best cities to...
September 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
September 4, 2017
Letters: Foxconn deal, good or bad?; Demonizing good people
The recent Foxconn manufacturing deal for Wisconsin has been in the news recently. It supposedly is the best deal for Wisconsin since Scott Walker...
September 4, 2017 - 8:00am
September 3, 2017
Column: Hungry? Thank a farmer
A small town guy like me grew up in farm country in southern Minnesota. Classmates were farm kids who drove tractors and combines before they...
September 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 31, 2017
Library column: SCORE at the library
At the Hudson Area Public Library, we want to serve those looking for job opportunities, career advancement, and future small-business owners. One incredible resource Wisconsin library card holders can access is the Learning Express Library, which includes the Career Center.
August 31, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 30, 2017
Editorial: The continuing need for vaccinations is clear
The region's measles outbreak ended just in time as thousands upon thousands of children return to classrooms and young adults head to college....
August 30, 2017 - 7:13pm
August 27, 2017
Letters: A local newspaper?; Lack of leadership in district
RiverTown Multimedia employees Steve Gall and Anne Jacobson wrote in their Aug. 17, 2017 op ed column that "It truly is your newspaper. Please...
August 27, 2017 - 8:00am
August 24, 2017
Editorial: Help kids get back to school safely
Back to school. Back to the routine. Back to the unpredictable, too — at least until things settle down. Young children's reactions often...
August 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 23, 2017
Viewpoint: Tips for preventing fraud and theft
In July we proudly co-sponsored a workshop on retail theft and fraud prevention with the Hudson Police Department. The Hudson Star-Observer has done an excellent job covering the latest methods of retail theft and fraud. With this space, I would like to focus specifically on what...
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 21, 2017
Letters: Eagle Scout rank not what it once was; Need for transit is real
President Trump promised to be the "greatest jobs producing president in history." With NAFTA negotiations starting Aug. 16, it's time he puts...
August 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
Library column: Explore your digital reading options
At the Hudson Area Public Library, we want you to explore all of your digital reading options. While print books will always hold a special place...
August 21, 2017 - 2:13pm
August 16, 2017
Editorial: Imagine you have no newspaper
Steve Gall RiverTown Multimedia Publisher Anne Jacobson RiverTown Multimedia News Director If reading your community newspaper evokes any sort of emotion in you, more often than not, we've done our job.
August 16, 2017 - 11:10am
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
Today's hot real estate market is far different than the downward spiral and crash that started in 2008 and impacted 2009 values and beyond,...
August 16, 2017 - 8:00am
August 13, 2017
Letters: To Hudson's LGBTQ Youth; Work force reality check
To the LGBTQ youth of Hudson, whether you are out or struggling to come to terms with your identity, you are worthy. Worthy of love, happiness,...
August 13, 2017 - 10:00am
August 11, 2017
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
The United States nearly pushed its national symbol to extinction in the 20th century. Yet 10 years ago today, the bald eagle officially came...
August 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
Library column: Book clubs provide new idea, places, perspectives
At the Hudson Area Public Library, everyone loves book clubs. Librarians love to talk books and receive new reading recommendations, and it's...
August 11, 2017 - 6:00am