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Child porn charges filed against 3 more in St. Croix County
Volunteers promote the greater St. Croix Valley in Madison
Wisconsin roundup: Anti-crime package of bills approved by Assembly, heads to Walker; more state news stories
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Transit subcommittee hears from River Falls
crime and courts
WIAA Hockey: Raider boys, girls reach sectional finals
Four wrestlers head to state
Raiders repeat BRC champs
Outdoor Happenings: Crows
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
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
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/8/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 3/12/18 Hearing - Amend Ch. 255, Zoning
FORECLOSURE: First Bank Baldwin v. David J. Olson, et al.; Case No. 16-CV-309
SUMMONS: Deutsche Bank v. Amy M. Nasers, et al.; Case 18-CV-32
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Robert R. Harshman Estate; Case No. 16-PR-81
Escape Salon offers space rentals in Hudson
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Hudson diners: Want to eat in an igloo?
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Randleman of Catalyst Receives PTA Recognition
Place a Business Announcement
Jean M. Harnish
John E. Goetze
Michael D. Bierbrauer
Henry J. "Bud" Lentz
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Supporting Denny McNamara
VOTE JAN 16TH
Vote for Patty Schachtner
Letter to the Editor
Views from the Right column: How have we come to this?
Library column: Teen art at the library
Editorial: Public notices are printed publicly for good reasons
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
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December 3, 2017
Pastor viewpoint: A reason for the season of thankfulness
Thankfulness is a very broad concept since we each have a unique perspective on those things in our life for which we express our thanks; if each of us filled in the blank for the following declaration, "I am thankful for____ , we would all come up with a different list because each...
December 3, 2017 - 6:52am
December 2, 2017
Viewpoint: Federal tax reform would benefit Wisconsin
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan did an outstanding job getting major tax reform legislation approved in his oftentimes divided chamber. His leadership on the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act should be commended. While the Wisconsin State Assembly majority membership is much smaller than the U.S....
December 2, 2017 - 8:45am
December 1, 2017
Think 12 reasons to shop locally this Christmas
Just as "The Twelve Days of Christmas" are familiar, many of us know why residents should shop locally instead of going online or traveling to...
December 1, 2017 - 8:45am
November 26, 2017
Letters to the editor: Inclusion resolution support; Not the place for insults
The current tax bill favors large tax cuts to corporations with no guarantees and it will cost an added $1.4 trillion some of which will be paid...
November 26, 2017 - 2:45pm
With whom do we share our plenty?
Thinking about Thanksgiving and the current exhibit on holy space at the Phipps, I found myself wondering about the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag experience of holy space. One item that intrigued me was a letter by Edward Winslow, a Pilgrim, dated Dec. 12, 1621:
November 26, 2017 - 7:18am
November 19, 2017
Viewpoint: Facts or emotions?
Defining terms is the most important process in debating with reason and logic. If you can't agree on the base premise of a definition, the...
November 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
Pastor column: Living life as a thank you gift to God
There's an old saying — "Each day is God's gift to you." Your gift to God is what you do with it. I have determined to live my life as a thank you gift to my gracious Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I want to suggest to you that if you will adopt this attitude of Thanksgiving,...
November 19, 2017 - 7:06am
November 18, 2017
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
The day was busy. Filled with bills voted on by senators. Bills that, someday, will change people's lives for better or worse. Senators do not often see the faces of those whose lives changed. Bev, Bonnie and Jamie are working to put a face on the lives affected by the actions of...
November 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 12, 2017
Letters to the Editor: A comment on 'A View from an Economist'
I read the new column, "A View From An Economist" and was a little disappointed that Dr. Brux decided to leave out some actual facts about the...
November 12, 2017 - 7:57am
November 10, 2017
Viewpoint: Supporting victim advocates
Domestic abuse and sexual assault cases are particularly hard on the survivors. While that may seem like a statement of the obvious, our justice...
November 10, 2017 - 2:32pm
Military veterans are strong workforce options
Older Americans will likely recall when Nov. 11 and Veterans Day were known as Armistice Day, so-named to mark the armistice treaty ending World...
November 10, 2017 - 12:32pm
The nose knows: Olfactory perception in animals
The great jazzman and comedian Jimmy Durante was known for his schnozzola, a huge zucchini of a proboscis. He said "Da nose knows." Despite his...
November 10, 2017 - 12:19pm
November 9, 2017
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
You'll go to bed Friday night and wake Saturday as you did today, living in a free land. You can thank every veteran — from those determined...
November 9, 2017 - 10:00pm
Viewpoint: What intimidation looks like
Yes, Citizens of the St. Croix Valley do intimidate and harass, but claim that they do not. Let's look at some evidence. In a recent submission to this section, a few teens in our community's school system were told to "...show the effeminized adults that are mentoring you that you...
November 9, 2017 - 2:32pm
November 5, 2017
Viewpoint: You're fired!
On election night last November, I did not watch the returns but instead I went to bed early as is my habit. I went to bed sad and fearful for...
November 5, 2017 - 8:45am