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Fisher joins national effort to help caregivers of ill, wounded vets
Media schooled on River Crossing highway-surface project
Three vie to be Hudson’s top educator
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
Entrepreneur’s Source career coaching offers brighter, more secure futures
crime and courts
Raider seniors shine at showcase
Hunter safety course scheduled in Somerset
Sparstad two-time All-BRC
Five Raiders are All-State hockey
Reiter, Wilgren WFCA All-Stars
Register For Hudson Lions Garage Sale
Concordia to host Norwegian event at Hudson Middle School on Saturday
Octagon House will be open for Sunday's Chocolate March Tour
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
Stained glass by Geiger featured in Galleries
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Hudson Softball Association, LLC
TOWN OF HUDSON: 2015 Town Road Weight Restrictions
TOWN OF SOMERSET: Ad For Bids - 2015 TRI-D, 75th Street Reconstruction
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 3/31/15 Public Hearing - Special Assessments
CITY OF HUDSON: Request For Proposals - 2015-17 Tree Services
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Doug's Diggings: Stadium improvements highlight spring baseball
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January 30, 2015
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
PHOENIX -- Super Bowl coaches Pete Carroll and Bill Belichick shared a stage divided only by the Lombardi Trophy the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots play for Sunday. "We got a great two weeks. It's been nothing but fun," Carroll said at the joint press conference. "The...
January 30, 2015 - 10:56am
January 29, 2015
Jack O’Brien won the two bounce round robin racquetball tournament held at the Hudson YMCA. The participants from the Jack Frost tournament are, front to back, Dylan Paulson, Steven Clarke, Owen Olson, Ava Redmond, Olivia Redmond and Jack O’Brien. (Submitted photo)
sports / amateur
January 29, 2015 - 1:24pm
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
PHOENIX - As fans gather for Sunday's Super Bowl in Arizona, billboard trucks are expected to travel around Phoenix with messages reminding revelers of what critics see as an inadequate NFL response to domestic violence involving star NFL players. Dispatched by an anti-sexism group...
January 29, 2015 - 8:40am
January 28, 2015
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
Whenever Marshawn Lynch decides to leave the National Football League, one thing is for certain: It will be on his terms. OK, two things. He also won't pop up six months later as an analyst for the NFL Network, and he is not going to kick Jon Gruden out of the color role on...
January 28, 2015 - 10:15am
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Seattle's No. 1-ranked defense is one of the things keeping New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick awake at night this week. Belichick has studied the team from 2012, when the teams last played, and measured their progress in quality and depth. He marveled...
January 28, 2015 - 10:10am
Who’s breeding in your neighborhood? Citizen participation needed for new bird atlas
St. Croix Valley Bird Club invites the public to attend a presentation from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, by guest speakers Mike Reese and...
sports / outdoors
January 28, 2015 - 9:07am
January 27, 2015
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
CHANDLER, Ariz. -- New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft opened Monday's press conference with a stern statement in which he voiced displeasure for the way the NFL is handling the "Deflategate" investigation and how media is covering it, with assumption of guilt from the head coach...
January 27, 2015 - 9:17am
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Pete Carroll had a mission when he took over as coach of the Seattle Seahawks in 2010 -- to prove that his large-and-in-charge coaching model could work in the NFL. It was not the way things operated during his three years in New England. "This is a football game we play," Carroll...
January 27, 2015 - 9:14am
January 26, 2015
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said he hasn't yet spoken to NFL investigators regarding the underinflated footballs controversy, but he's now putting those thoughts and feelings aside leading up to Super Bowl XLIX against the Seattle Seahawks. Brady talked to ESPN's...
January 26, 2015 - 11:31am
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
The NFL and YouTube announced a partnership on Monday that will deliver content on a new channel. Through the official NFL channel on YouTube -- and video directly viewable for Google Search users -- the partnership will enable fans to engage with NFL content on computers, tablets...
January 26, 2015 - 9:57am
January 25, 2015
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
The New York Jets will hire Rex Hogan as their director of college scouting and Brian Heimerdinger to a prominent front-office role, according to NFL Network. Hogan served as a national scout for the Chicago Bears, but was released from his contract. He had been a scout with the...
January 25, 2015 - 11:21am
January 24, 2015
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
New England Patriots wide receiver Matthew Slater said Saturday that the NFL Players Association has recommended players avoid publicly talking about the league's ongoing investigation regarding under inflated footballs. "I'd love to get into that with you, but we have been instructed...
January 24, 2015 - 3:14pm
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
By Andrew Both Reuters More than 100 million Americans are expected to watch this year's Super Bowl, but there are about 7 billion people in the rest of the world who may not be so captivated. The NFL has a loyal following in countries including Britain, Australia, Canada...
January 24, 2015 - 12:09pm
January 23, 2015
Kenzie Prater brings home the gold
Mission accomplished. Kenzie Prater of Hudson returned from the world championships for U-18 women’s hockey with a gold medal. The U.S. national...
sports / high school
January 23, 2015 - 9:49am
January 22, 2015
'DEFLATE GATE': Belichick: 'No explanation for what happened'
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick opened his Thursday press conference with an eight-minute statement intended to let the air out of Deflategate. "I don't have an explanation for what happened," Belichick said, and then repeated during a barrage of questions at Gillette...
January 22, 2015 - 9:12am