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Houlton Elementary: 1 of 4 'Green Ribbon Schools'
Immigrants' Day at St. Patrick School
CALENDAR: What activities are going on this week?
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Tuesday, May 23 Raider roundup
UWRF Page golf outing June 19
Hudson girls regional track champs
Hudson sweeps BRC track titles
Community collaboration colors Hudson
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
EMS invites community in during EMS Week
arts and entertainment
AD FOR BIDS: Colfax Health and Rehab Center - Memory Care Facility
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/17 JRB Meeting & Hearing re: TID No. 5
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/19/17 Hearing - Proposed Zoning Code Amendments
AMENDED SUMMONS: NYCB v. Thomas E. Tesmar III, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-158
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
Sandra Storrs Begin, 64
Ronald D. "Bud" Iverson
Sandra Begin, 64
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Willetta Breault, 83
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Hope that does not fade away
Letters to the Editor: Trump presidency is history repeating; Thanks for Hudson teachers
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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September 6, 2010
Rollover claims Somerset man Saturday evening
A 38-year-old Somerset man died Saturday evening after he lost control of his vehicle and it rolled over in a town of Star Prairie ditch. Tony S. Bushinger, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from his 2002 Chevrolet Suburban and died at the scene. His vehicle rolled and...
September 6, 2010 - 4:25pm
July 13, 2010
Construction zone crash closes I94 Monday afternoon; sends 4 to hospital
BALDWIN -- Initial investigation indicates a semi tractor-trailer unit rear ended a minivan, Jeep Cherokee and two passenger cars that were stopped due to road construction on Interstate 94 mid-afternoon Monday. The accident sent four people to the Baldwin Hospital but apparently...
July 13, 2010 - 8:20am
June 30, 2010
Fallen attorney remembered as 'Balsam Lake landmark'
An apparent accident during a demolition project claimed the life of a Balsam Lake area attorney. John E. Schneider, 59, of rural Balsam Lake was found dead at his home on Monday, June 28th. The Polk County Sheriff's department said Schneider was attempting to demolish a small...
June 30, 2010 - 8:00am
June 4, 2010
Local Red Cross chapter conducts disaster drill
June 4, 2010 - 9:37am
May 21, 2010
Updated: Fatal crash claims River Falls man, two others critical
A 24-year-old River Falls man died and his wife and an Ellsworth woman were critically injured early Friday morning in a two-vehicle accident...
May 21, 2010 - 7:59am
January 26, 2010
Farmer counts himself 'lucky' to survive corn bin entrapment
By Steve Dzubay and Judy Wiff BALDWIN -- Volunteers from five area departments, including River Falls, converged on a town of Rush River farm...
January 26, 2010 - 4:27pm
November 12, 2009
Man pleads guilty to causing great injury by drunken driving
A Hudson man has pleaded guilty to a felony charge of causing great bodily harm by driving while intoxicated. Gregory L. Sanderson, 47, entered...
News/crime and courts
November 12, 2009 - 8:44am
October 8, 2009
New Richmond man killed in crash
A New Richmond man died of injuries resulting from a two-car crash Wednesday. Larry W. Scheel, 55, was killed when he apparently ran a stop sign and the intersection of 220th St. and 170th Ave. in the town of Emerald, crashed into a pickup truck and overturned, St. Croix County Sheriff...
October 8, 2009 - 9:05am
September 22, 2009
Somerset man charged in vehicle homicide
A Somerset man has been charged with five felony counts in connection with the death of two people in a traffic accident June 1. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said Monday that Austin Richard Pederson, 18, was being held in Washington County, Minn., Jail. Two counts each of homicide by...
September 22, 2009 - 1:40pm
August 13, 2009
Tudahl convicted in vehicle homicide
Amy, Noah and Jaydin Dwyer were in St. Croix County District Court on Friday morning. Amy and Jaydin sat on the long wooden benches. Noah watched from his wheelchair. The Dwyers were in Judge Needham's courtroom to hear Steven Daniel Tudahl, 26, current address of Woodville, answer...
News/crime and courts
August 13, 2009 - 1:22am
June 4, 2009
Milwaukee man recovering after saving son from train-van collision
A suburban Milwaukee man is getting better, after he was injured while trying to get his 2-year-old son out of the way of a passing freight train. Scott Partenfelder, 47, was moved out of intensive care Wednesday, and he was upgraded to serious condition at Milwaukee Froedtert Hospital....
June 4, 2009 - 9:00am
Hudson man dies from accident wounds
Michael A. Breeden, 47, of Hudson died Sunday at Regions Hospital following an accident that occurred Monday, April 27 in the town of Hammond. He was driving a 2006 Dodge Ram pickup truck traveling west on Highway 12. Breeden failed to negotiate a curve at County Road T and the...
May 4, 2009 - 9:39am
May 1, 2009
County roads claim fourth victim
A Clear Lake man is the latest fatality on St. Croix County roads this year. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said Nicholas Elwood, 23, died in a single-car crash at about 5:43 a.m. Friday. Elwood was driving a 2001 BMW north on 270th Street near 210th Avenue in the town of Forest when...
May 1, 2009 - 4:29pm
Letter: Appreciated area support
Dear Editor, On the evening of Jan. 30, our son Brett Weller was killed in a plane crash north of Menomonie in Dunn County. We would like to acknowledge the Hudson community for the outpour of love and concern for our family during this difficult time. We appreciate the sensitivity...
May 1, 2009 - 1:31am
April 23, 2009
UPDATE: Hudson school bus driver dies from accident injuries
Cheryl Joy Moilanen died Thursday morning at Bethesda Hospital in St. Paul from brain injuries sustained in a Feb. 5 accident at the MR Convenience...
April 23, 2009 - 1:14pm