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Former lawmaker Roys targets governor's office
Hudson receives $500,000 grant for redevelopment
Wisconsin roundup: Foxconn denies report it is scaling back Wis. plans; more state news stories
Hudson looks at Elementary boundaries
Door County trip still has openings
crime and courts
Boys' Golf: RF, Hudson advance to sectional
Boys' Tennis: Raiders sectional runner-up
Aggressive bears reported in St. Croix County
Hudson second, RF third at BRC Golf Tourney
WIAA softball pairings: Hudson, River Falls to meet in first round
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: 2018-19 Liquor License Renewals
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/10/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- 2018 Storm Sewer Repairs
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- 2018 Street Maintenance
AMENDED SUMMONS: Jefferson Capital v. Yolanda Paramo; Case 18-SC-242
Onelove brings healing to Hudson
Fancy's Salon and KLASS give back to St. Croix Valley moms
Thrivent Financials Nesvold Earns Retirement Income Certified Professional Designation
St. Croix EDC elects directors and officers
Kudos for Hudson as new store opens
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Joann E. Jewett
Mae I. Lemberg
Rudolph H. Miller
William "Bill" Shirley
Lana Marie Vogt
August Bernard Henn
Vote for Tim Hall
LibraryColumn: Book your summer at the Hudson Library
Letter to the editor: Registered National Hate Group in Hudson; Records request frustration
Pastor column: God is good in all season
Bill Rubin column: Play ball: Hope springs eternal
Daniel Bruch column: Proposing a purple reign (and no, this is not about the Vikings)
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February 11, 2018
Bill Rubin column: American Pie
Whether it's East L.A. or East Overshoe, there may be occasional coffee shop chatter that your community is on the brink. First, don't believe...
February 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 7, 2018
Viewpoint: The robots are coming
The robots are coming and we need to plan accordingly. Robots are going to replace many workers in the very near future. It is much more economical to use robots than human labor. Robots do not require healthcare and dental insurance, 401k's and other benefits.
February 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 6, 2018
Wild Side column: Where tides set the stage
There's not a lot to do in Suwannee, Fla., that doesn't involve going out on the water and fishing. Each evening we consult the tide chart to...
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 3, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Population gain. And pains
Last fall, the Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) finalized population estimates for local units of government, as of Jan. 1, 2017....
February 3, 2018 - 11:42am
February 2, 2018
Daniel Bruch column: Afraid of the light
February 2, 2018 - 7:55pm
January 27, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: Searching takes time, but is worth it
Have you ever looked for something and felt so frustrated about not finding it that you just gave up your search? A few days ago my oldest son Ethan was looking for a Lego so that He could finish building his Star Wars creation. As I sat there helping him look for the Lego, he said...
January 27, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 21, 2018
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
It's been awhile since I wrote a column, and one of my resolutions in the new year is to connect with our readers more, now that I have my feet under me a bit more solidly since becoming regional editor (at least I think I do!) One way of doing that is helping people get to know...
January 21, 2018 - 4:15pm
Kind Ideas column: Fighting to protect Social Security and Medicare
Over the past few months, hundreds of older Wisconsinites have come up to me, written letters, or called my office to express concern about the future of programs they depend on, including Social Security and Medicare. I promise that I will fight against any attempts to take away...
January 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 19, 2018
Library Column: Early literacy at Frosty's magic birthday party
At the Hudson Area Public Library, we know the importance of early literacy. Learning and language begins at birth through social interactions, singing songs, telling stories and talking to one another. Parents, grandparents and family members all play an important role in preparing...
January 19, 2018 - 7:49am
January 13, 2018
Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
Over the last four decades, animal populations have expanded and contracted depending on how well that particular animal could modify its behavior...
January 13, 2018 - 6:11pm
January 11, 2018
The flu is here. Make sure you're prepared
Last year during the 2016-2017 flu season, hospitalizations from influenza increased almost 143 percent over the previous season. The flu can...
January 11, 2018 - 8:18pm
January 8, 2018
Wilcox column: Walking among the swamp things
Although we aren't freezing our faces off in Cedar Key, Florida, the northern Gulf Coast is rather chilly for this time of year. Air from the brutally cold north has found its way here. High temperatures are barely into the 60's with colder days forecasted for this week. Water temperatures...
January 8, 2018 - 9:33pm
January 7, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: Got any plans for the New Year?
Ahh, a new year! What will we see in this new year? If you think 2017 was a shocker, what might happen in 2018? There's no way to really know....
January 7, 2018 - 7:49am
January 6, 2018
A view from an economist: Refugees, immigrants, DACA, and racism
Let's consider the impact of immigrants and refugees. Recently, Pope Francis pleaded for greater global support for immigrants and refugees,...
January 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 3, 2018
Viewpoint: What is Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) and how is it impacting our community?
January 3, 2018 - 10:32pm