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Former caregiver of Hudson man sentenced to five years in prison
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries; New Richmond man named 'person of interest'
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
February 27, 2014
Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery Club schedules Hunter Education and Bow Safety classes
There will be a certified Wisconsin Hunter Education course at the Hudson Rod and Gun Club for those youth interested in firearm safety, hunting and recreational shooting beginning Tuesday, March 4. There is online registration on the Wisconsin DNR website (dnr.wi.gov) and a registration...
February 27, 2014 - 2:27pm
January 24, 2014
Vintage 'sleds' roll into Boardman
It is a big sport, but it doesn’t get a lot of attention unless you happen to participate. It is the collecting, restoring and racing of vintage...
January 24, 2014 - 11:27am
January 15, 2014
Trumpeter swans: Hudson’s premier winter attraction
So it has been for years, on a nice winter weekend day, hundreds of people, photographers and nature enthusiasts still flock to Hudson to have...
January 15, 2014 - 3:15pm
January 13, 2014
State grant leverages local dollars to improve Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery range
Members and occasional users of range and trap facilities offered by the Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery Club are watching some big improvements...
January 13, 2014 - 10:16am
January 7, 2014
Afton Alps is 50 years young
This is a big year for Afton Alps. The area ski destination is celebrating its 50 year anniversary. In addition to that, it is the ski area’s...
January 7, 2014 - 12:22pm
December 30, 2013
Hudson outdoor writer Mike Yurk publishes 10th book
Mike Yurk’s latest book is off the press and available in downtown Hudson. “More Notes from the Dockside,” is a collection of stories...
December 30, 2013 - 3:54pm
December 27, 2013
Willow River and county parks offer snowshoeing lessons
Have you ever wanted to try snowshoeing? Willow River State Park and St. Croix County Parks are offering lessons this winter. You and your family will have the opportunity to learn special snowshoeing techniques and participate in fun activities along a guided trail. Don’t have...
December 27, 2013 - 12:20pm
December 5, 2013
Notes from the Dockside: Way too early
By Mike Yurk Snow covered the back deck on my house and looking out the kitchen windows while the coffee was brewing I saw snow blanketing the ground. It was early November and seemed way too early for snow but the reality was it was here and soon enough there would be a lot more. I...
December 5, 2013 - 10:53am
October 4, 2013
Women complete shooting class
Eighteen women participated in the National Rifle Association’s “Women on Target” program and completed the required events at the...
October 4, 2013 - 1:28pm
August 16, 2013
Ragnar Relay to come through area, weekend traffic could be impacted
The world’s largest relay series returns to Minnesota and Wisconsin this weekend, Aug. 16-17, when over 2,600 runners from over 300 teams take...
August 16, 2013 - 4:49pm
July 28, 2013
Kids fishing contest at Willow River Saturday morning
Willow River State Park hosts kids fishing contest Saturday, July 27, 9-noon. Poles and bait provided if needed.
July 28, 2013 - 12:53pm
July 15, 2013
DNR wants to declare three area trout streams as self-sustaining
SPOONER -- Portions of five western Wisconsin trout streams would be reclassified based on their habitat and ability to support natural trout...
July 15, 2013 - 2:18pm
July 10, 2013
Black bears move into St. Croix County
With ravaged bird feeders, upside-down garbage cans and raided vegetable gardens, residents of St. Croix County have noticed an increased presence of black bears in the area. Indeed, the state's black bear population has tripled over the last 20 years. According to the Wisconsin Department...
July 10, 2013 - 12:28pm
June 19, 2013
Republicans add last-minute school choice measures, mine-area restrictions; Shell Lake man mauled by bear, more state news
MADISON -- A debate over the new state budget lasted only 15 minutes in the Assembly Tuesday, as majority Republicans spent most of their time behind closed doors adding some last-minute items. The debate was scheduled to resume at 9:30 a.m., Wednesday and a vote was set for 5:30...
June 19, 2013 - 8:43am
June 14, 2013
Chilakoot Bowhunters celebrate 60 years of archery
"Wow," was all Harold Buckentin could say when he recalled how the Chilakoot Bowhunters Club had come to call a 53-acre parcel of challenging...
June 14, 2013 - 10:11am