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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
Sex crime suspect allegedly tried slipping into Canada
Wisconsin roundup: Supreme Court candidates down to Dallet, Screnock; more state news stories
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
Henry J. "Bud" Lentz
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Joen Carolyn Grieb Ott
Margaret "Peggy" Kinney
Supporting Denny McNamara
VOTE JAN 16TH
Vote for Patty Schachtner
Editorial: Public notices are printed publicly for good reasons
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letter to the editor: Calling it out; It's not just one view!
Pastor Viewpoint: Keeping the faith
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January 4, 2017
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 29, 2016
To the editor...
January 4, 2017 - 7:00am
December 21, 2016
Just when you think the whole Christmas thing is getting old…...
I have to admit that the election kind of left me in a funk and it seemed like it might just last through the holidays, but I have decided that there is still a lot to enjoy about this season in our little corner of the world. I haven’t covered the annual Light Up Night in many...
December 21, 2016 - 3:00pm
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 15, 2016
Dear Editor, What is the goal of the War on Drugs? Most would agree that it is or should be to eliminate drugs from our communities for the...
December 21, 2016 - 7:00am
December 14, 2016
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 8, 2016
Dear Editor, “Prudence” is defined as “the quality or fact of being prudent, or wise in practical affairs, as by providing for the future;...
December 14, 2016 - 7:00am
December 7, 2016
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 1, 2016
Let’s be neighborly Dear Editor, “Won’t you be, won’t you be, won’t you be my neighbor?” We remember Mr. Rogers, teaching our sons and daughters, in song, to be inclusive and loving to those around us. The Bible, too, speaks about being a neighbor, especially in the famous...
December 7, 2016 - 7:00am
November 30, 2016
Letters to the Editor Nov. 23
Wonders about protestors Dear Editor, From coast to coast, thousands across the USA protest Trump’s victory. Professional protesters rioted over Trump's election, attacking bystanders and vandalizing cars & property while shouting obscenities and “not my president”. Trump-haters...
November 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 20, 2016
Letters to the Editor Nov. 17, 2016
Dear Editor, I write in reply to the excellent letter from Joe Blaiser of St. Patrick Church. Joe reminded us that we should take care of veterans and other homeless people in our area before we support refugees from Syria — good point.
November 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 1, 2013
Open letter to Hudson youth
Dear Editor, It’s been one month since my daughter Ellie Berg lost her battle with heroin addiction, leaving a major void in our life that will never be filled again. Ellie was only 20 years old and had so much more life in front of her. I truly miss Ellie; I love her and will...
November 1, 2013 - 8:46am
October 4, 2013
Letter: Appreciates homecoming
Dear Editor, A sincere appreciation from the Homecoming Committee to the school system, students, city administration, police, and all community members. Last Wednesday’s parade illustrated the very best example of all aspects of a community participating together in the...
October 4, 2013 - 10:25am
Letter: Appreciates DMD fight
Dear Editor, Words cannot begin to explain the heart felt gratitude we have for the Hudson Fire Department and the firefighters and their family members who volunteered their time to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. This last weekend, eight firefighters spent...
October 4, 2013 - 10:22am
April 6, 2013
Letter: Dislikes mining bill
Dear Editor, So Governor Scott Walker has signed into law SB1, the iron ore mining bill written by the Florida company Gogebic Taconite and passed by a party-line vote in the state senate and assembly. SB1 is so wrong-headed and ill-conceived that, as Democratic Senator Tim...
April 6, 2013 - 12:45pm
Letter: Beware of computer scam
Dear Editor, A word of warning -- if you get any email from an outfit called "Antiviral Factory," thanking you for your purchase of some antivirus software, do not click on the download button. This is a scam outfit hosted in the Ukraine and they somehow get your bank account...
April 6, 2013 - 12:35pm
March 17, 2013
Letter: St. Croix County Administrator contract
Dear Editor, County Administrator Pat Thompson received a $30,000/year raise to $165,000/year plus bonuses while significantly cutting wages of employees and given the following performance: He convinced board supervisors that $10,000/acre or $5 million from sale of county...
March 17, 2013 - 11:49am
Letter: Against mines in Alaska
Dear Editor, Foreign mining companies including two of the world's most powerful, Britain's Anglo American and Rio Tinto, are planning to dig Peggy Mine, one of the largest open-pit mines at the headwaters of Bristol Bay, Alaska. Colossal earthen dams up to 50 stories high...
March 17, 2013 - 10:51am
March 16, 2013
Letter: Re-elect Dan Gavin
Dear Editor, I would like express my enthusiastic support for Dan Gavin as he runs for re-election as town chairman of St. Joseph Township. Dan is a dedicated and amazing public servant, and has guided the town both as chairman of the Town Board and for a number of years as...
March 16, 2013 - 12:44pm