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Wisconsin roundup: Missing Eau Claire man’s mother confirms discovery; more state news stories
St. Croix County ERU team called for Baldwin incident
Hudson man convicted of child porn charges
Possible school threat reported in Prescott
crime and courts
Shorthanded netters go 1-1
Hudson Raider Clay Target Team tops Baldwin-Woodville
Raider booters batter Mustangs
Gymnasts honored for sportsmanship
Celebrating 50 years wild and scenic
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF SOMERSET: Ad For Bids- 160th Ave/ 40th Street Project
TOWN OF HUDSON: 5/1/18 Board of Review to Adjourn
HOULTON CEMETERY ASSOC.: 4/30/18 Annual Spring Meeting
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3./12/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 2018 Board of Review To Adjourn and Open Book
Solo Yoga welcomes community connection
Hudson Hospital honors volunteers
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Hudson Physicians welcomes Greg Barlow, PA-C
Plantables launches Kindness Kampaign
Place a Business Announcement
Margaret A. Webb
John G. Hoggatt
August Bernard Henn
Vote for Tim Hall
Viewpoint: What does St. Croix EMS cost?
Daniel Bruch column: Earth Day or Earth in play?
Letters to the editor: Water quality takes working together; Family court in child abuse case
Viewpoint: Invest in success, Science Olympiad pays it forward
Hudson pastor column: A life of shameless jubilation
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July 12, 2010
Man shoots up house in Roberts, fears intruders dressed as clowns
A 40-year-old man was taken into custody after he devastated the inside of a house in Roberts with shotgun blasts in an attempt to thwart perceived clown intruders. St. Croix County Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said the man was apparently suffering from some kind of hallucination when...
July 12, 2010 - 1:04pm
July 1, 2010
Bridge design chosen: It will be the tied-arch
The long wait is almost over. Construction on a new Highway 61 bridge in Hastings should begin this fall, although some preliminary work such...
July 1, 2010 - 8:09am
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
May 26, 2010
Black bear meanders through Hudson Sunday
For most people the sight of a bear is something they only experience in a zoo. But that was not the case this last weekend when a black bear...
May 26, 2010 - 11:12am
May 25, 2010
Skateboarder struck by car
A 15-year-old boy was struck by a car Monday afternoon near the Hudson Middle School. He was taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul for treatment. According to police, Dylan Johnson, 475 Prairie Lane, was attempting to cross Carmichael Road at the intersection with Oakridge Circle...
May 25, 2010 - 10:43am
May 24, 2010
No harm intended by men offering ice cream
It may be a sign of the times that an offer of ice cream can lead to a mini-manhunt but that's what happened following an incident last Saturday night. Hudson Police alerted the public following a report of two men who allegedly tried to entice some children by promising them ice...
May 24, 2010 - 2:10pm
HHS grads meet President Obama
Two sisters, both Hudson High School graduates, recently met President Barack Obama at the White House. Lt. Commander Jessica Hudson (HHS 1994)...
May 24, 2010 - 8:39am
May 21, 2010
Reality TV star accepts new, possibly last challenge
Fans of cable-channel MTV's Challenge shows already know that River Falls native and reality-show veteran Landon Lueck remains a contestant on...
May 21, 2010 - 9:40am
May 5, 2010
Town of Somerset boxer shot in chest with arrow
The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident in which a dog was shot in the chest with an arrow and attempting to find...
May 5, 2010 - 3:15pm
Sheriff called to retrieve wayward juror
It doesn't happen very often, maybe not once in the last decade, but St. Croix County Clerk of Court Lori Meyer was forced to call upon the sheriff recently to bring in a member of the jury pool who refused to heed the call to serve. The incident happened April 27, Meyer said. The...
May 5, 2010 - 8:57am
April 27, 2010
Olson family hosting 'Meet the Candidates' tonight
BALDWIN -- Area residents are invited to meet some of the conservative-leaning candidates running for public office in 2010 at an event hosted by Glenwood City area resident Annette Olson and her family. A "Meet the Candidate" night has been set for 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 27 at The...
April 27, 2010 - 9:39am
May 15, 2009
Letter: Has idea for rest stop
Dear Editor, For many years travelers and tourists have stopped at this rest stop for rest, information and relief. Now due to the fact that Wisconsin budget problems have shut it down, except for rest, they are left with another Hudson blight and a possible natural disaster. We...
May 15, 2009 - 1:51am
February 18, 2009
HOME meal is tonight The free Hudson Outreach Meal for Everyone, scheduled the first and third Thursday of the month, is tonight at Bethel Lutheran Church, 920 Third St. Serving is from 5-6:30 p.m. Baby-sitting is available. For more information, call Ruth Lewis at (715) 425-9766. Republicans...
February 18, 2009 - 4:33pm
January 16, 2009
Cantus sings in Stillwater The male vocal ensemble Cantus is performing at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, at the Church of St. Michael, 611 S. Third St., Stillwater, Minn. Their repertoire covers a variety of periods and genres. Cantus was founded by a group of friends on the campus...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 12, 2009
State's largest city and county continues to shrink
Wisconsin could have a million more residents by 2035, while the state's largest city and county keep shrinking. That's according to the state's Demographic Services Center. It released its estimates in October but they didn't get much attention until the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am