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Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
A bridge coming together
It’s not just the heat: Crops increase humidity
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson area struck by power outages as heat turns up; church admits wrongdoing; seven more state news stories
crime and courts
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
A good time to be a monster musky
U9 soccer champs in Chaska
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Hudson lacrosse to play for state title
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 16-Cv-260, Brian Eggert II
FORECLOSURE: FNC Bank v. Eric J. Frank, et al; Case No. 15-CV-530
PROBATE ORDER: Clark G. Anderson Estate; Case No. 16-PR-48
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Ethelyn Rose Callahan Estate; Case No. 16PR49
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cary J. Halverson Estate: Case No. 16PR45
Carol Johnson, 66
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Ruby Lawson, 92
Karen L. Rada, 77
Carol Johnson, 66
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
March 28, 2013
Sheriff's deputies search for missing Amery man
The Polk County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating a missing rural Amery man. David Melby, 53, was reported missing for his rural Amery residence on Wednesday, March 27. Melby last contacted a family member by cell phone on Tuesday, March 26, at approximately...
March 28, 2013 - 9:49am
March 18, 2013
Move those cars
The City of Hudson Public Works Department has declared a snowplowing event for today, Monday, March 18, starting at 11:45 am. All vehicles need to be moved off of any city street until the street is plowed curb to curb.
March 18, 2013 - 11:52am
March 14, 2013
Snow event declared in city of Hudson
The city of Hudson has declared a snow event following Thursday morning's snowfall of about four inches. That means parking isn't allowed on...
March 14, 2013 - 10:48am
March 4, 2013
Burglars hit Smokedale and Kingdom Buffet
Hudson police are investigating two break-ins on the hill in the early morning hours on Sunday. Burglars smashed the glass in doors at the both Kingdom Buffet, 2312 Crest View Drive, and at Smokedale, 1525 Coulee Road. Police believe the incidents happened around the same time,...
March 4, 2013 - 11:12am
Polk County man drives on frozen St. Croix to escape police
A Polk County man knew his rights and apparently believed they gave him permission not to cooperate with police just after midnight Sunday. But actions taken by the man have landed him in jail. James S. Meyer, 60, believed to be from St. Croix Falls, was taken into custody in Lakeland...
March 4, 2013 - 10:02am
March 1, 2013
Attorneys spar over Schaffhausen motions
The defense and prosecution waded through a litany of motions in the Aaron Schaffhausen murder case in St. Croix County Circuit Court Friday...
crime and courts/News
March 1, 2013 - 2:42pm
February 26, 2013
Schrock will be on school board ballot
Jim Schrock will be the fourth candidate on the ballot for one of the two Hudson Board of Education seats that will be decided in the April 2...
February 26, 2013 - 10:39am
February 13, 2013
Superintendent gets $13,000 raise
The Hudson Board of Education voted to pay Superintendent Mary Bowen-Eggebraaten $159,480 for the 2012-13 school year at the school board meeting Tuesday night. The vote was 6-1. Board member Sandy Gehrke voted against the increase. Deliberations on the raise took place in closed...
February 13, 2013 - 2:10pm
February 12, 2013
Gov. Walker in Hudson to announce law enforcement initiatives
Gov. Scott Walker was at the Hudson Community Daycare on Tuesday afternoon to discuss a series of initiatives designed to protect children against...
crime and courts/News/government
February 12, 2013 - 2:57pm
January 22, 2013
Hudson schools were closed Tuesday
Hudson schools were closed Tuesday, Jan. 22, because of the below-zero temperature. The administration announced the closing on the district's website, www.hudson.k12.wi.us, and notices to the media. The temperature was 15 degrees below zero at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday in Hudson. School-age...
January 22, 2013 - 8:36am
January 7, 2013
Congressman Duffy will hold listening session in Hudson today
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy of Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District will hold a listening session at 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, at the Hudson House Grand Hotel. The session will last for about one hour. A representative from Duffy's office said the congressman would give a brief report on...
January 7, 2013 - 9:48am
December 31, 2012
UPDATE: Fire damages Hunter Hill townhouse complex on New Year's Eve
A fire the morning of New Year's Eve has displaced the residents of two townhouses in the city of Hudson. Firefighters were dispatched to the...
December 31, 2012 - 10:19am
December 29, 2012
Night blaze guts north side River Falls business
Flames swept through and engulfed the back shop of St. Croix Sport just off Hwy. 35N. in the town of Troy shortly after 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28....
December 29, 2012 - 12:26pm
December 27, 2012
UPDATE: Woman jumps to her death from I-94 bridge over St. Croix River
A woman jumped from the east-bound side of the Hudson Bridge at approximately 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, and died at the scene. Authorities...
December 27, 2012 - 8:58am
December 19, 2012
Viking quarterback married ESPN reporter in Hudson on Monday
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder and ESPN reporter Samantha Steele were married Monday afternoon in the St. Croix County Government Center in Hudson, according to media reporters. Court Commissioner Stephen Dunlap is said to have officiated. Ponder, 24, and Steele,...
December 19, 2012 - 7:51am