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Iron ore mining project may be revived; 3 area towns on list of those who missed highway reimbursements; 9 more Wisconsin stories
Crimmins’ calling sparks Hudson Karate For Christ dojo
Comcast announced channel changes
Orchard will devote time to banquets, gatherings
crime and courts
Bison mount now at Willow River Nature Center
Hudson pro will compete for PGA Championship
Hudson Log Rolling brings home impressive hardware
Father, son lead River Rats in finale
Funny name for a fun game
St. Croix Valley Foundation: building a legacy
Troy Burne ‘Tee It Up for the Troops” honors local injured vets
Hudson to be featured ‘Around the Corner with John McGivern’
Hudson surgeon’s memoir details life in the shadows of the Mob
Hudson Public Library moves to public-private support mode
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: ORDINANCE NO. 7-15
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: 8/11/15 Community Meeting - Houlton's Future
Bridge for Community Life, Inc. Intent to Apply for Transportation Vehicles
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 8/20/15 Hearing - Houlton Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Warming House and Bath Remodel
Mary (Salmon) Fischer, 94
Donald Bjornstad, 80
Daniel P. Ortner, 44
Matthew E Larson, 18
Michael J. "Mick" Larson, 20
Get me the manager! Who knows what lurks in the human soul? Ask an orangutan
Our View: County is positioned for more business growth
Get Me the Manager: Madison lay-off begs the question: For whom does the bell toll next?
Our View: RiverFest offers many activities next week
Doug's Diggings: Television stars dropped into town in July 1990
November 11, 2009
Experts predict lower 2009 deer kill
Wisconsin wildlife biologists anticipate the statewide deer harvest will be lower than last year. "There are a number of factors coming together in 2009 that will most likely lead to a lower total deer harvest," said Keith Warnke, big game ecologist for the Wisconsin Department...
November 11, 2009 - 9:59am
April 30, 2009
TOWN OF TROY: ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed bids for the construction of 2009 Road Improvements, for the Town of Troy in one contract, as follows: Metal Culverts ------------------- 1,430 lf Common Excavation -------------- 10,000 cy Granular Subbase--------------- 6,000 cy Concrete Curb and Gutter ------- 1,000 lf Base...
April 30, 2009 - 1:58am
January 21, 2009
Dave Wood's Book Report, Jan. 21, 2009
Several years ago, my friend novelist Carolyn See wrote a tell-all book about her family's century-long love affair with alcohol addiction, written with her usual literary flair. See is a fine California novelist ("Rhine Maidens," "Making History") who doesn't get enough attention...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
County managers get lump sum payments
Most St. Croix County administrators and managers won't get a salary raise in 2009. Instead 157 of them will each get a flat $520 lump sum. The 2008 salary grid will carry over to 2009. The lump sum payment will go to those who are at Step 7, the top of their pay grade. The 21 employees...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Powerball winning will be tougher next year
It will be tougher to win the Wisconsin Lottery's Powerball jackpot in the New Year. But it will be easier to win at least something. Four white regular numbers will be added starting Jan. 4, for a total of 59. And three red Powerball numbers will be removed, for a total of 39. That...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Mayor's room tax allocation plan divides council
A showdown over Mayor Dean Knudson's plan to change the way room tax dollars are allocated made approval of the city's 2009 budget more eventful...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
October 20, 2008
Lots of ideas on how to fix state's $3 billion budget hole
We won't know until at least November how much Wisconsin's next state budget will be in the red. But with an early estimate of $3 billion, there's no shortage of opinions of what Madison should do. Joel Rogers of the University of Wisconsin Center on Wisconsin Strategy expects ...
October 20, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
County closes in on balanced 2009 budget, asks for cuts
Department budget requests must be cut. County sales tax income is falling short of projections. Property tax money spent on the county nursing home is money that can't be used for other needs. Those are three of the messages St. Croix County Finance Committee members will bring...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am