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Fiscal Bureau memo declares $1B-plus state shortfall looms large; Saturday is be biggest shopping day; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Golf course rezoning advances
St. Joseph approves limits on large farm equipment travel
Man with local ties charged in stabbing death of Duluth woman
Star Grants totaling $36,568 awarded for innovative classroom projects
crime and courts
Kenzie Prater going for hockey gold with U.S. national team
Raider girls' hoops team on top in Big Rivers
Hudson doctor receives national certification for brain injury medicine
Raider boys streak to 5-0 start
Raider boys open season with two victories
Bell-ringers make it through the night; halfway to goal
Lilyquist, Gilbert team up again for marathon bell-ringing at County Market
Family receives gift of decorated home; father serving in Kuwait
Organist Dave Wickerham to perform holiday extravaganza at The Phipps
Hudson gourmets among the best at World Food Championships
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2014 Wildlife Crop Damage Assessment Deadline
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/8/15 Public Hearing- Hospital Permit & Sign Plan
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Howard G. Bune Estate; Case 14PR90
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Mary E. Senkus Estate; Case No. 14PR88
SUMMONS: Croixview Family Chiropractic v. Shane Jacks; Case No. 14-SC-922
Willard C. Hoheisel, 86
Stephen Sabol, 73
Caleb F. Peterson, 25
Martin Willesen O'Connell, 85
Janet R. Laatsch, 80
Get Me the Manager: Email sparks memories of Thanksgiving days on the lean side
Day By Day: This Thanksgiving I’m grateful for those who have come and gone
Our View: Hudson has it all for holiday shopping
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May 1, 2013
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
ROBERTS -- Officials with the St. Croix Central School District say extensive fire damage at the Roberts elementary school will prevent it from reopening before the end of the school year. By Monday, district leaders expect to have a plan as to how youngsters will finish out the year. Fire...
news / education
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am
April 30, 2013
UPDATE: Man shot by turkey hunter was hit in face, neck
A Stillwater, Minn. man -- an off-duty Washington County Sheriff's Department supervisor -- was struck in the face, neck and shoulder by pellets fired by a White Bear Lake, Minn., man who was hunting in the Town of Somerset early Tuesday, April 30. Sheriff John Shilts said Jerry...
news / outdoors
April 30, 2013 - 11:03am
Trinity Academy adding second story for 2013-14 school year
Trinity Academy is set to begin construction on an expansion that will add a second story to its school, grades pre-school through eighth grade,...
education / religion / news
April 30, 2013 - 9:33am
April 26, 2013
Area unemployment rates lower than year ago
According to preliminary March 2013 figures announced by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development this week, unemployment rates in Pierce and St. Croix counties are lower than they were a year ago. Pierce County's March rate was estimated at 5.9% as compared to 6.4% a year...
news / business
April 26, 2013 - 9:46am
April 25, 2013
'Pottery for Prevention' benefits Turningpoint
Pottery for Prevention, a benefit in support of Turningpoint for Victims of Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence, will be held Saturday at The...
events / health / life
April 25, 2013 - 10:17am
April 23, 2013
$200 million deal closed during governor's trade trip; Milwaukee cop pleads no contest to strip searching men; more state news
Wisconsin's governor returned home from a trade mission Monday and already has a $200 million transaction completed. Wisconsin-grown ginseng...
news / business
April 23, 2013 - 9:16am
UPDATE: Snowy I-94 crash results in two fatalities
Two elderly Altoona residents -- Harvey Wick, age 85, and his wife, Ruth Wick, 84 -- have been identified as the individuals who died Monday night when their 1999 Buick ran off I-94 and rolled over an embankment. A passenger, Judy K. Harris, 54, of Spooner, sustained minor injuries. The...
news / accidents
April 23, 2013 - 6:40am
April 22, 2013
'Habitat Handout Day' set for May 4 at Baldwin
BALDWIN - Property owners in Pierce and St. Croix counties interested in making their land wildlife friendly are invited to attend the annual "Habitat Handout Day" and receive free spruce trees, wildlife friendly shrubs and seed for wildlife food plots. The distribution takes place...
news / outdoors
April 22, 2013 - 4:28pm
Wardens locate body of missing Minnesota snowmobiler in St. Croix River
Two Wisconsin wardens discovered the body of a Minnesota man, who has been missing for two months, on Saturday afternoon while motoring along the west shoreline of the St. Croix River. WDIO-TV of Duluth, Minn., reported Monday the Pine County Sheriff's Office of Minnesota says the...
news / outdoors / accidents
April 22, 2013 - 2:31pm
86 voices will 'Sing With Joy' April 27
The 86-voice Hudson High School Chamber Choir and The River City Chorale Youth Choir will present their spring concert, "We Sing with Joy!" at...
events / life
April 22, 2013 - 10:13am
Woman injured in Hudson townhouse fire
A Hudson woman was taken to a Twin Cities hospital as the result of a fire at her townhouse at 1437 Tall Grass Street on Sunday just before noon. The...
April 22, 2013 - 9:35am
Mississippi still on the rise; Worker's disappearance ends with grim discovery; more state news
Not a single town on the Mississippi River is relaxing even though most managed to head off flooding as the river was rising in the last few...
news / politics
April 22, 2013 - 8:12am
April 19, 2013
Crash backs up I-94 traffic
A traffic crash near the work zone on eastbound I-94 between Eau Claire and Foster created a several mile back up on the interstate on Friday, April 19. For that reason, law enforcement officials have closed the ramp gate on U.S. 53 leading to eastbound I-94 until traffic is flowing...
April 19, 2013 - 4:39pm
Crash Thursday on I-94 near Hwy. 95 claims life of Houlton teen
A teenager from Houlton teenager was killed during a snowstorm Thursday, April 18th after he lost control of his 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt while westbound on I-94 near Stagecoach Trail near Hwy. 95. The car crossed the median and struck the trailer of an eastbound semi- unit. The Minnesota...
news / accidents
April 19, 2013 - 8:10am
April 18, 2013
Accident near Roberts blocks I-94 Thursday afternoon; Minnesota fatal accident also clogs traffic
An accident on westbound I-94 near Highway 65 in Roberts blocked the freeway late Thursday afternoon. The accident, involving a semi and two vehicles, happened at about 4:10 p.m. There were no serious injuries in that accident. A fatal accident on I-94 in Minnesota near the Manning...
April 18, 2013 - 5:04pm