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Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Gas prices creep down in time for the Fourth; funds deployed for voter ID awareness; Xcel to hand out refunds to Wis. customers; nine more state news stories
Holiday driving to be construction-free; $21M in business tax breaks handed out to 11 people; cheese heist reported -- again; eight more state news stories
VIDEO: Milberg found not guilty in vehicular homicide case
Milberg trial: Closing arguments begin this afternoon
crime and courts
Hudson lacrosse to play for state title
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Raiders shine at state track (Photo gallery)
Nelson wins state triple jump title
Andersen employees remove buckthorn from Prospect Park
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
Sniffing out a winner: Regional K-9 trials to be held in Hudson
Annual Rotary car raffle off and running
'Peter Pan' silent film accompanied by pipe organ June 5
Hudson's Kelsey Robertson joining World Race mission trip
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Street Repairs)
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 144)
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Subdivision Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 135)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 18-16 (Rezone Territory/ Amend Comp. Plan)
SUMMONS: Credit Service v. Kimberly Cantu; Case No. 16-SC-322
Pamela Ann Hansen, 65
Betty Mitchell, 93
Janis McGee, 54
Kathryn Sorensen, 83
Paul Leo Corbin, 83
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 11, 2009
Update: Bus driver has surgery after accident
A Hudson school bus driver remains in the intensive care unit at Regions Hospital in St. Paul following an accident Thursday morning, Feb. 5, at the MR Convenience station store in the town of Hudson. Cheryl Moilanen, 57, was returning to her bus after visiting the convenience store...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
Girl injured in town road mishap
A teen-age girl avoided serious injury Friday when slippery road conditions led to a single-car accident on Badlands Road. The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department said Clarissa A. Frase, 17, Hudson, was driving west on Badlands Road at about 10 p.m. when she failed to make the...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 9, 2009
Hudson cop revives Minnesota man at accident scene
A 78-year-old White Bear Lake, Minn. man was revived by a Hudson police officer after the man's vehicle struck a parked tow truck at Mike's Standard Service, 1313 Coulee Rd, around 8 p.m. on Friday. Hudson Police Officer James Van Dusen found Glen Leland Stockman unconscious on...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Update: Hudson school bus driver is in critical condition
Cheryl Moilanen is in critical condition at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, according a woman who identified herself as a sister of the Hudson...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Victim of I-94 crash is in induced coma
A community is hoping and praying that a 20-year-old Stillwater, Minn., woman will recover from the serious head trauma she suffered when her...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
Five die in car-pickup collision
Five people were killed Sunday night when a car and a pick-up truck collided in northeast Wisconsin. It happened about 7:45 p.m. in Marinette County on the Highway 41 expressway near Peshtigo. According to Chief Deputy Jerry Sauve, the car turned onto 41 from Country Meadows Road...
January 19, 2009 - 9:00am
October 30, 2008
Bus driver recovering from accident in town
The driver of a Hudson school bus is still recovering from injuries she received in an accident on Sept. 29 in the town of Hudson. According to the Hudson School District and Safeway of Wisconsin, the district's bus provider, Sherry L. Giese, 60, of North Hudson, has not returned...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
School bus accident reported east of Hudson
What is described as a mini-school bus was involved in an accident near 904 Sherman Rd. in the town of Hudson just after 4 p.m. Monday. A cross street near the accident is Overlook Pass. According to reports, the bus crashed into a tree and smoke was coming from the vehicle before...
September 29, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Holmen fire chief suffers burns after oxygen tank explodes
The fire chief of Holmen was at a Madison hospital at last word, recovering from burns he received when an oxygen tank exploded. Authorities said Chief Doug Schober was alone at the fire station Thursday morning, when some kind of spark ignited in the tank on which he was working....
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Tractor accident victim in critical condition Friday morning
A 67-year-old rural Beldenville man was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul from the scene of an apparent tractor accident in the town of River Falls late Thursday afternoon. Gary G. Gilbertson was found laying on the ground next to his farm tractor in a wooded area off...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Update: Man dies, local woman critical after Sunday accident
A 25-year-old Minnesota man was killed in an early-morning crash Sunday that began when a car went out of control on Coulee Road and ended when it came to rest in the eastbound lane of I-94. A Hudson woman remains in critical condition. Dead is Jerome James Woodridge of Minneapolis...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 15, 2008
Updated: I-94 crash in Hudson kills one, injures Hudson woman
A 25-year-old Minnesota man is dead and a 25-year-old Hudson woman was injured after a one-car accident at milepost 1 on Interstate 94 at around 2:21 a.m. Sunday. The injured woman was transported to Hudson Hospital and later transferred to Regions Hospital in St. Paul. The pair...
September 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Dead skydiver has local ties
A Chippewa Falls man whose father lives in Hudson died after an unusual skydiving accident that occurred at the Baldwin skydiving club Friday, Aug. 8. Upon arrival, St. Croix County Sheriff's deputies found that CPR was being done on Todd Jacobson, 39, an experienced skydiver who...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 11, 2008
Details released on semi-car crash that closed I-94
The semi-car collision that closed Interstate 94 Sunday night sent a Menomonie man to Regions Hospital and left emergency workers with a dangerous mess when a cargo of flammable resins inside the semi-rig broke open and leaked onto the roadway. Benji Chrisler, 29, of Menomonie was...
August 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Hudson man OK after hit-and-run crash
Matthew Nolan, 22, 1121 First St., Hudson, got a surprise at the intersection of two county roads in the town of St. Joseph last Friday evening. According to the St.
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am