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St. Croix County Board regroups after major turnover
Barber pleads not guilty to child molesting
Slick roads, speed result in accidents Thursday morning
New laws allow use of marijuana oil extract, forbid transferring kids to non-relatives; Some areas get 14-15 inches of snow; more state news briefs
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St. Croix Sports: full-service pride; home-grown connections
Raider softball team is ready to rock
Raiders baseball team looks to defend Big Rivers Conference title
Raider girls' soccer team sets stage for success
Alex Herink leaves his mark on Raider basketball program
Pastor Todd Stocker: Easter is a life-changing event available to all
Spring ‘Defrost Your Nuts’ motorcycle party draws hundreds
Hudson Easter egg hunts are Saturday
Breakfast at the fire hall
Click to print our coloring contest
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June Wisner, 80
Phyllis (Gausman) Fink, 89
Jeffrey T. VanSomeren, 47
Joseph J. Halpin, 80
Ernie J. Denucci, 90
SUMMONS: Taxi Services Inc. v. Matthew J. Larkee; Case No. 14SC94
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/27/14 Special Meeting Minutes - Work Session
CITY OF HUDSON: New Ordinance 3-14 (Brewpubs, etc. zoning)
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Michael T. Goggin; Case No. 14-SC-327
SUMMONS: Capital One v. Charles R. Dow; Case No. 14-SC-92
Doug's Diggings: Farewell, Jon
Our View: County election shows citizen’s power
Our View: Records lawsuit ruling shouldn’t be appealed
Our View: Important decisions to be made in Tuesday’s election
Pastoral Reflections: A farewell to Hudson - Rev. Brian Ferguson
April 8, 2013
Hudson Basketball Association holds annual meeting
The Hudson Basketball Association (HBA) will hold its annual meeting on Thursday, April 18, 6:30 p.m. in the Hudson Middle School media center. The meeting agenda will include a president's report, treasurer's report, and member feedback on the current programs and make requests for...
sports / events
April 8, 2013 - 8:51am
March 15, 2013
Boys Basketball: Herink three-time All-BRC
Hudson junior Alex Herink has been honored as one of the top players in the Big Rivers Conference for the third straight year, earning a spot on the 2012-13 All-BRC First Team for the second straight season, while teammate Stef Smith received All-BRC honorable mention to the team,...
March 15, 2013 - 10:49am
Girls Basketball: Witthus, Krier All-BRC in girls hoops
Hudson senior co-captains Kindra Witthus and Sarah Krier have both earned honorable mention to the 2012-13 All-Big Rivers Conference Girls Basketball...
March 15, 2013 - 9:54am
March 2, 2013
WIAA girls hoops: Raiders' season ends at Superior
Hudson's girls' basketball team scored a season-high 35 points in the fourth quarter but it wasn't enough to erase a 46-18 halftime deficit and the Raiders fell to Superior, 80-69, in a WIAA regional semifinal Friday, March 1, in Superior. The Raiders trailed 67-34 with one quarter...
sports / news
March 2, 2013 - 11:07am
February 27, 2013
Raider girls roll in regional hoops opener
Hudson's girls' basketball team clicked on all cylinders Tuesday night and took care of Wausau East, 61-39, in a WIAA Division 1 regional basketball...
February 27, 2013 - 2:53pm
Raider Basketball: Boys fall in hoops regional
Junior Alex Herink scored 22 points despite being plagued by foul trouble, but no other Raider scored more than five points and Hudson saw its season come to an end with a 57-38 loss to Marshfield in a WIAA regional semifinal last Friday in Marshfield. The Raiders found themselves...
February 27, 2013 - 12:23pm
February 20, 2013
Basketball: Hudson girls complete season sweep of River Falls
The Raider girls' basketball team snapped an eight-game losing streak and finished off a season sweep of River Falls with a 60-44 victory over...
February 20, 2013 - 2:09pm
Basketball: Hudson boys split in BRC play
After posting their third straight Big Rivers Conference victory with a 52-40 win at Chippewa Falls last Tuesday, the Raider boys' basketball team squandered a 13-point halftime lead and fell to River Falls, 52-43, Friday in Hudson. The split leaves the Raiders with a final regular...
February 20, 2013 - 1:58pm
February 1, 2013
Hudson's Roeder breaks own NCU scoring mark
Nearly one year to the day after Hudson High School graduate Nathan Roeder set the North Central University men's basketball single-game scoring record of 44 points, the former Raider eclipsed his own mark by pouring in 51 points to lead the Rams to a 99-92 road victory over the University...
February 1, 2013 - 11:34am
January 25, 2013
"Winningest Coach" at William Woods one of first Hall of Famers there
UW-River Falls director of athletics Roger Ternes is one of three individuals who will comprise the inaugural class of the William Woods University Athletics Hall of Fame, the Fulton, Mo., school has announced. Ternes, former William Woods University athletic director and the winningest...
January 25, 2013 - 12:23pm
January 24, 2013
Basketball: Hudson boys edged by ECN in OT
Alex Herink hit a free throw in the final seconds of regulation to send the game into overtime, but Eau Claire North doubled up the Raiders in...
January 24, 2013 - 7:21am
Basketball: Hudson girls give BRC leaders a battle
The Raider girls' basketball team gave Big Rivers Conference-leading Eau Claire North all it could handle last Thursday night, Jan. 17, before the Huskies escaped with a 60-49 victory. Saturday, Jan. 19, Hudson went down to the wire at Goodhue, Minn., before falling in overtime,...
January 24, 2013 - 6:17am
January 23, 2013
Enter free throw contest this Saturday
Knights of Columbus St. Croix Council 1762 will sponsor the 2013 local level free throw championship to be held Saturday, Jan. 26, at the St. Patrick School gymnasium, 403 St. Croix St. Doors to the gym will be open at 8:30 a.m. with the competition to begin at 9 a.m. All girls...
events / sports
January 23, 2013 - 10:31am
January 10, 2013
Basketball: Sparstad's hot hand sparks Hudson Raiders at ECM
Things didn't look good for the Raider boys' basketball team in the first quarter of its game at Eau Claire Memorial last Friday night, Jan. 4. The Raiders turned the ball over nine times in the first eight minutes while falling behind 10-2 to the Old Abes.
January 10, 2013 - 5:44am
Basketball: Raider girls come up short
The Raider girls' basketball team couldn't overcome a slow start and dropped a 59-48 Big Rivers Conference decision to Eau Claire Memorial last Thursday night in Hudson. Playing their first game in 13 days, the Raiders managed just six points in the first eight minutes while falling...
January 10, 2013 - 5:41am