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Thunderhawks name new coach
Raider football wins opener
On a roll: Hudson area log rollers shine at world championships
The Bull is back: New beginning for Loughney, Raiders
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Pepper Fest royalty crowned
HHS Stadium Raider open house postponed
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STORAGE SALE NOTICE: August 26, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
WI Indianhead Technical College Bd Appt
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Foreclosure: JPMorgan Chase Bank vs. Rusty Larson
City of Hudson: Ord 13-17 Amend No. 2 to 2017 Appropriation Ord
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January 10, 2016
For powerlifter Jala Beer, it's the sport, not the glory
Jala Beer has two sons in Hudson Middle School, works 10-hour shifts at Aldi grocery some days and weighs in at a mere 117 pounds -- so she's...
January 10, 2016 - 12:36pm
January 8, 2016
Boosters prepared for 2016 girls softball; tryouts for traveling teams Jan. 9
Because of limited availability of the Knowles Center as well as an early Spring Break, tryouts for the traveling softball teams are being held earlier than usual this year. 12U, 14U and 16U Tryouts for the 12U, 14U and 16U traveling teams will be on Saturday, Jan. 9, at the Knowles...
January 8, 2016 - 6:00am
January 4, 2016
Tryouts set for Booster traveling softball
Because of limited availability of the Knowles Center as well as an early Spring Break, tryouts for the traveling softball teams are being held...
January 4, 2016 - 9:51am
December 14, 2015
First in Chippewa
The Hudson 7th grade girls traveling basketball team went 7-0 to finish first overall in the 32-team League Championship Tournament at Chippewa...
December 14, 2015 - 11:50am
November 9, 2015
Troy Burne’s Snyder honored by PGA
The Minnesota Section PGA has named Brent Snyder, director of instruction at Troy Burne Golf Club, as the Minnesota Section PGA Teacher of the...
November 9, 2015 - 11:14am
August 19, 2015
Pepper Fest races were hot, hot, hot -- and humid
It was already well into the 70s -- both in temperature and humidity -- when more than 200 runners started the North Hudson Pepper Fest 5K and...
August 19, 2015 - 4:19pm
August 15, 2015
Bob's Banter: Always more fun when you’re in on the joke
Ever share an inside joke with 8,500 other people? If you’ve ever been to a St. Paul Saints game you probably have. And I did last Saturday night at their beautiful new ballpark—CHS Field—in St. Paul’s Lowertown. Not only was I in on the joke, I got to enjoy it while...
August 15, 2015 - 11:27am
August 14, 2015
Hudson pro shoots respectable 4-over-par in first round of PGA Championship
Hudson pro Brent Snyder shot a 4-over-par 76 in the first round of the PGA Championship Thursday, Aug. 13, at Whistling Straits near Sheboygan. He was tied for 102nd place following the round, 10 shots behind first-round leader Dustin Johnson. Snyder was just one shot behind...
August 14, 2015 - 11:08am
August 12, 2015
River Rats' season ends in heartbreak
The Hudson River Rats 2015 season ended in heartbreaking fashion Saturday, Aug. 8, in Haugen when the Spooner Cardinals scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to steal an 8-7 victory in a first round Wisconsin Baseball Association playoff game. The Rats took a 7-5...
August 12, 2015 - 3:42pm
August 7, 2015
Booster youth football making changes for safety
Online registration for the Hudson Boosters third-sixth grade youth football program is currently being accepted at the Booster website: www.hudsonboosters.org. This year will mark some changes to the Booster fifth and sixth grade program in order to make it a more fun and safe...
August 7, 2015 - 12:12pm
River Rats ready for postseason; face Spooner Saturday
It’s win or go home from now on for the Hudson River Rats and the 31 other teams in the Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs. The River...
August 7, 2015 - 12:07pm
July 31, 2015
Hudson pro will compete for PGA Championship
Brent Snyder of Hudson is about to play in the biggest golf tournament of his life. The 35-year-old director of instruction at Troy Burne...
July 31, 2015 - 11:32am
July 29, 2015
Father, son lead River Rats in finale
For the first time in Hudson River Rats history, a father and son were both in the lineup when the Rats wrapped up St. Croix Valley Baseball League play at Spring Valley Saturday night. Forty-six year-old dad Matt Barnard and his 18-year-old son Alex combined to hit for the cycle...
July 29, 2015 - 5:01pm
July 27, 2015
Funny name for a fun game
Some describe it as table tennis on steroids, while others label it mini-tennis. However you choose to describe pickleball, it’s no doubt gaining...
July 27, 2015 - 12:11pm
July 21, 2015
Tee It Up For Troops golf event set for Aug. 17
Hudson’s Troy Burne Gold Course will host an Aug. 17 golf event combined with an inspirational ceremony to benefit Tee It Up for the Troops. Proceeds from the event will support committee-vetted local veteran service organizations, as well as three primary national veterans...
July 21, 2015 - 7:00am