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'Card cracking' case cracked by Hudson police
North Hudson man charged with sex assault
LearningRx personal brain training launches '100K Giveaway'
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Northwoods League makes it official
Raiders keep jug; earn home playoff game
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Runners ready for BRC meet
Netters grab two sectional titles
Education is key in facing drug abuse
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
Mosaic workshop with Riana de Raad Oct. 21-22 at The Phipps
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
Columbarium dedicated at St. Paul's Episcopal Church
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CITY OF HUDSON: 8/7/17 Council Meeting Minutes
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A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Vinehout column: Hemp's time has come
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Woodland Trails: Writer reflects on career, outdoors
I never saw it coming, but it's here whether I like it or not - this is my last weekly column for this paper. Many people are losing jobs today - I guess it can happen to a freelance writer too. The problem is, there's still a lot of work to do and I'm not going to be here to do it...
April 17, 2009 - 1:36am
April 10, 2009
Woodland Trails: When times were simpler - and better
I guess I am kind of a throwback in time, lucky to be born when I was. I grew up wild and free. Kinda like a wild boy, alone and on my own. I had six siblings all too old to have any real use for a little kid. So I took Duke, my dog, and we took off heading out for the wilds and remote...
April 10, 2009 - 1:15am
April 3, 2009
Woodland Trails: The greatest dog in the world!
How do you figure out if you have the greatest dog in the world? How can you cogitate if any dog can be called the greatest dog in the world?...
April 3, 2009 - 1:40am
March 27, 2009
Woodland Trails: Plenty of change in the air
Change is a part of life. The change of seasons is once more upon us. Rain pelts my window and puddles gain in size outside on the ground. The wind howls, making limbs shake and weeds teeter and totter back and forth as the winds powerful unseen forces rock their world. Reports coming...
March 27, 2009 - 1:10am
March 13, 2009
Woodland Trails: What's the first day of spring?
Depending on which side of the fence you stand on, you can either go with the calendar or the meteorologists when it comes to deciding which day is the first day of spring. The calendar claims that March 20 is the first day of spring. That is the day that falls on the spring equinox....
March 13, 2009 - 1:26am
February 27, 2009
Woodland Trails: Gardening, and heating with wood
I'm expanding my learning and understanding about wood heat this year. Although this is not the first year I've heated with wood it is the first year I think I am really getting to understand the ins and outs, the whys and what fors and the connection we have to trees. I'm learning...
February 27, 2009 - 2:04pm
February 20, 2009
Woodland Trails: How is your knowledge of fishing?
It's hard to believe, especially after this winter, but there will be an open-water fishing season this spring. Yes, winter will end and spring will come and along with the coming of spring comes the open-water fishing season. Right about now a mosquito bite wouldn't feel that bad,...
February 20, 2009 - 11:30am
February 13, 2009
Woodland Trails: February and the Birkie
I love February! I just walked outside and watched the moon rise as the sun set. Geese were flying everywhere as I stood outside in a short-sleeved shirt eating ice cream. And the horned larks are back, the first returnees of birds that go south each fall. Each day, we are picking...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Woodland Trails: Ice fishing has been slow
We just got over the hump. With the passing of January, I figure winter is halfway through and we are done with the longest cold spells and the coldest wind chills. Although we claim to be a hearty lot, I will admit that I am glad my calendar says February and that it is a short...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Woodland Trails: Heading to Boundary Waters in June
Last week was the beginning of our waiting game. We had just finished our online registration to gain access to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness via www.bwcaw.org. Our goal was to beat the rush and gain any advantage by having our form sent in online by Jan. 15. Then the...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Woodland Trails: Thinking about canoeing and camping; sign up now
When the temperature outside is more than 20 below zero and the wind chill is pushing 40 below, it seems a little bit hard to think about camping, canoeing and kayaking in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. But when the Jan. 15 deadline for early campsite registration is...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Woodland Trails: Yellow Lake is like 'giant diamond'
Yellow Lake is like a giant blue diamond nestled in the corner of northwestern Wisconsin. Many would call it the Badger State's version of Lake Mille Lacs, which is Minnesota's famed walleye factory. Reports had gotten to this reporter's desk that the walleye bite was on. With walleye...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Woodland Trails: You just have to make the time
How do you find the time? My son, Josh, told me that you don't find the time. You have to make the time! At 28 years of age I have to give him credit for that bit of wisdom. Being a father. A person with a job. A dog owner. With wood to chop. Snow to shovel. Food to cook. Dishes...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 25, 2008
Woodland Trails: Hunting pheasants at cornfield's edge
The temperature had barely risen above zero for the first time in days. The newly fallen snow blanketed everything in white so much so that the...
December 25, 2008 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Woodland Trails: Hunters complain about deer hunting season
Are you happy with this year's Wisconsin Thanksgiving week deer season? Never before have I heard so many complaints from hunters, almost all of them saying the same thing: Where were all the deer? Deer kill numbers were down in group after group after group.
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am