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Hudson Star Observer
Rain, snow and ice make travel treacherous
Alan Burchill running for another term as mayor of Hudson
School board considers selling UU property; report says site is not suitable for large school
City changes snowplowing procedure around E.P. Rock School, neighbors protest
City to study redesign of high school intersection
crime and courts
Wrestlers open the season strong
Raider boys defeat Eau Claire North 56-52 in Big Rivers opener
Notes from the Dockside: Way too early
Raiders win opener over No. St. Paul, 65-59
Hudson drops Tuesday night game at Hastings
Cold weather doesn't stop the Candlelight Stroll
North Hudson Pepper Festival gives back more than $26,000
Korea experience sparks Lisa LaBeau's desire to keep traveling
Holiday sale continues at the Phipps
'Best Christmas Pageant' starts Dec. 12
arts and entertainment
Donna Scarborough, 88
Robert Durden Hackworthy, 84
John A. Schloe, 66
Violet Lorraine Hopkins, 90
William L. Hunt, 86
Randy's Ramblings: St. Patrick Church is making a difference in a Guatemalan community
Our View: Now is the time to consider running for local government position
Day by Day: Sometimes it is a challenge but I’m thankful and then some
Our View: Give thanks daily, but especially on Thanksgiving
Doug's Diggings: Hard to believe it’s been 50 years
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- Street Light & Traffic Signal Meter Sockets
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Ad For Bids - Coolijng Tower Replacement
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 11/5/13 Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2013-08 - Adopt 2014 Budget
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Property Insurance
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 than usual. In a break from past practice, Knudson proposed including allocation of room tax dollars in next year's budget and increasing...
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