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Hudson officer reflects on crash
Freeway crash brings Hudson traffic to a crawl
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs. challenger Odeen
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
He’s finally here
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
September 16, 2015
Crops maturing nicely as harvest approaches; Walker's office denies correlation with $10,000 campaign gift, contract award; 11 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- As harvest time grows near, Wisconsin's two main crops are maturing quickly. Officials say 75 percent of the corn crop is in the dent stage, three days ahead of the average for the last five years. Seventy-eight percent of the crop is in good- to excellent shape, and 16...
September 16, 2015 - 9:29am
September 14, 2015
State's cows surpass California bovines' production; Walker reveals federal union-busting plans; 360-foot brat assembled at Lambeau, plus 11 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- For the first time in 57 years, Wisconsin's milk production per cow has surpassed California. Early federal estimates show that the average Wisconsin cow made 1,955 pounds of milk in July -- 40 more than the Golden State. That was after a seven-pound advantage by Wisconsin...
September 14, 2015 - 9:18am
September 9, 2015
Menomonie PD urges region to keep watch for counterfeit bills; Kind, Johnson split on Iran nuclear deal; 12 more Wisconsin stories
MENOMONIE -- The Menomonie Police Department is investigating the passing of several counterfeit US $20 bills, according to a statewide crime alert issued overnight Tuesday. The bills are said to have low quality printing and an improper texture. Known counterfeit serial numbers...
September 9, 2015 - 8:55am
August 27, 2015
Corporate-, franchise tax collections boost state's coffers; Oshkosh Corp's new contract assures decades of work; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A new report shows the state collected about $71 million more in taxes during the last fiscal year than anticipated. The Legislative Fiscal Bureau released figures Wednesday showing the state took in nearly $15 billion during the year ending June 30. The final estimate...
August 27, 2015 - 9:07am
August 14, 2015
La Follette lawsuit returns to court Friday; Walker soon to release policy papers; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- Another court hearing was set for Friday morning on Secretary of State Doug La Follette's lawsuit to stop the latest budget cuts to his office. La Follette is Wisconsin's only Democratic constitutional officer. His Dane County lawsuit says the GOP's latest reductions in...
August 14, 2015 - 9:19am
August 10, 2015
Parked trains causing headaches for homeowners; Legion will help with burials of 450 unclaimed veterans; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
STEVENS POINT -- More Wisconsin homeowners are having train cars stop their near homes for hours and they get the runaround when they complain. Gannett Wisconsin Media reported Sunday an increase in oil and frac-sand rail traffic plus daily federal work limits can halt trains most...
August 10, 2015 - 8:52am
August 7, 2015
Walker advisors pleased by Thursday debate performance; new ambulance fee collection law signed; 9 more Wisconsin stories
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Scott Walker's advisers say the governor got most of his message out during Thursday night's GOP presidential debate, despite his limited exposure. Walker only got about six minutes of TV time, while Donald Trump and Jeb Bush had more than their share during the...
August 7, 2015 - 10:25am
August 3, 2015
Iron ore mining project may be revived; 3 area towns on list of those who missed highway reimbursements; 9 more Wisconsin stories
HURLEY -- A landowner at the now-scrapped Gogebic Taconite iron ore mine has talked about reviving the controversial project. Development official Kelly Klein said he and other local leaders met last week with the La Pointe Iron Co. and the firm is eager to find another mining company. LaPointe...
August 3, 2015 - 9:36am
July 30, 2015
Prosser defends vote to drop Walker John Doe probe; pine from Oconto will decorate White House; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- State Supreme Court Justice David Prosser is defending his recent vote to end the John Doe probe into Gov. Scott Walker's 2012 recall election campaign. Prosser was among a 4- to 2 majority which halted the state's probe into allegations that Walker and other GOP recall...
July 30, 2015 - 8:29am
July 29, 2015
Assembly OKs arena package; Walker calls financing 'a good deal'; 'Lambeau' legacy not for sale; 6 more Wisconsin news stories
Gov. Scott Walker said the state's financing for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena is a "good deal all the way around." The Republican Walker told reporters in Philadelphia he'll sign the $250 million package, after the Assembly gives its final approval to it Tuesday 52-to-34. Walker's...
July 29, 2015 - 8:21am
July 21, 2015
UPDATED: Walker issues executive order to arm Wisconsin National Guard; dairy farmers speak out against Walker's immigration stance; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker Tuesday issued Executive Order #168 allowing Wisconsin National Guard members to carry weapons while on duty. “Safety must be our top priority, especially in light of the horrific attack in Chattanooga,” Walker said. “Allowing our National Guard...
July 21, 2015 - 9:39am
July 2, 2015
'Achievement Gap Reduction' to replace SAGE education program; Walker signs 30 new laws; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- A program that helps Wisconsin schools give more personal instruction with lower class sizes is about to be replaced with something broader. Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill Wednesday that ends the long-running "SAGE" program. It bans new contracts, or renewals beyond...
July 2, 2015 - 8:51am
July 1, 2015
State's corn and ethanol producers press for EPA hearing on standards; 'Blue Angels' inbound for Eau Claire ahead of weekend airshows; 11 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- Corn and ethanol producers say Wisconsinites need to be heard, as the federal Environmental Protection Agency considers reducing the amount of renewable fuels required in gasoline. The Wisconsin Corn Growers' and Bio-Fuels' associations have asked the agency to hold a...
July 1, 2015 - 9:54am
DNR to rule whether proposed Ashland-area hog farm needs EIS; Obama to visit LaX on Wednesday; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is expected to rule this week whether to require a major environmental impact statement for what would be Wisconsin's largest hog farm. The federal Environmental Protection Agency has already said it would review the proposed...
July 1, 2015 - 9:27am
June 22, 2015
Lobbyists scurry to influence lawmakers as budget impasse continues; state's cows debut record numbers in May; 8 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- As legislative Republicans continue their impasse over the new state budget, lobbyists are quietly working to have their own proposals put in. The Joint Finance Committee has waited for over three weeks for GOP leaders of both houses to agree to a final package. In the...
June 22, 2015 - 9:47am