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Wisconsin roundup: Employment in St. Croix, Pierce counties lagging; Dunn County sheriff addresses water deaths; nine more state news stories
Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
Plan Commission approves final Carmichael Ridge plat
Wisconsin roundup: Rodgers won't dish on 'Bachelorette' brother; Baldwin heralds state's 'cheese, brats and beer' at DNC; eight more state news stories
Hudson police seek traffic vest-wearing suspect in multiple thefts
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
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
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
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/16 Council Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Wis. Grill (Starr's Bar)
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/16 Council Meeting Minutes
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
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Ruby Lawson, 92
Patricia Lorain Cardenas
Donna M. Schultz, 88
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
December 14, 2012
No insanity plea for Schaffhausen
A man accused in the murder of his three daughters last summer did not meet the court's deadline for entering a not guilty by reason of insanity plea Friday. Public defender John Kuscinski said his client, Aaron Schaffhausen would most likely appear in court next at a scheduled hearing...
crime and courts/News
December 14, 2012 - 11:34am
November 30, 2012
Man arrested after chase is identified
Federal agents identified one of two men arrested Friday morning following a high-speed chase out of Hudson into Washington County. The U.S. Marshals Service named Ernest Donald Atchison as the passenger of a vehicle that rammed a Hudson police car and sped off to Minnesota in a...
crime and courts/News
November 30, 2012 - 3:38pm
Fugitive rams HPD car during high speed chase
A Hudson police officer narrowly missed being injured during a high speed chase around 9 a.m. Friday morning at Carmichael Road at I94 exit 2. The incident began when Hudson police were called to assist a U. S. Marshall's task force in arresting a wanted fugitive who was about to...
crime and courts/News
November 30, 2012 - 10:59am
November 23, 2012
Nov. 23, 2012: UPDATE 3: River Falls woman killed in Hwy. 35 crash at Hudson
A 22-year-old River Falls woman lost her life in a one-car crash Friday afternoon on Hwy. 35 in Hudson. Emergency responders found Myrrhia J...
November 23, 2012 - 4:10pm
November 4, 2012
VIDEO: Romney-Ryan Real Recovery Road Rally
The loudspeakers played a continuous selection of 'Patriotic' songs as the crowd began to gather at 4 p.m. for the 5: 30 p.m rally which included...
November 4, 2012 - 10:41pm
October 22, 2012
Motorist reports seeing someone jump from St. Croix River bridge Sunday night
Authorities searched for a body beneath the St. Croix River bridge at Hudson Sunday night after a motorist on a cell phone reported seeing someone jump from the bridge. Hudson Police Chief Marty Jensen said the call came in just before 10 p.m. from a couple who were driving over...
October 22, 2012 - 8:48am
October 11, 2012
U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Baldwin to visit Hudson and River Falls on Friday
The St. Croix County Democratic Party has announced that U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Baldwin will pay a visit to their campaign in Hudson at...
October 11, 2012 - 10:25am
October 8, 2012
House fire victim identified
The St. Croix County Sheriff's department has identified the victim in a rural Somerset house fire late Friday. Thomas H. Cook, 70, was found dead in his house at 2107 County Rd. I. A deputy was dispatched at 11:59 p.m., Oct. 5. A Somerset fire crew was on hand and the structure...
October 8, 2012 - 9:55am
October 2, 2012
Crash on I-94 bridge tangles traffic in Hudson
Commuters to the Twin Cities were delayed in Hudson Tuesday morning by a crash on the westbound I-94 bridge over the St. Croix River. Authorities...
October 2, 2012 - 9:06am
September 19, 2012
Suspicious containers at County Market held gravel and rocks
The County Marking parking lot was reopened to vehicles shortly after 6 p.m.
September 19, 2012 - 6:32pm
September 18, 2012
SEPT. 18, 2012: HHS grad found dead
Friends of Jordan Costello are remembering the 18-year-old on a Facebook memory page following the news of her death at her home Monday night. Police...
September 18, 2012 - 5:11pm
Council refuses to rezone St. Croix Meadows for a school site
The Hudson School District's petition to rezone the vacant St. Croix Meadows dog track for use as a secondary school site was denied 5-1 by the...
September 18, 2012 - 8:48am
September 14, 2012
Person threatening suicide caught south of theater
A person was caught at about 2:45 p.m. Friday after his suicide threats attracted a large number of police officers and sheriff deputies to the area of Stageline Road and the Lighthouse and Heritage Greens neighborhoods. The search later expanded to the area near the Hudson Theater...
September 14, 2012 - 2:05pm
September 13, 2012
Mayor replies to school board's request for continuance on rezoning
Hudson Mayor Alan Burchill has replied to the request by the Hudson Board of Education for the City Council to once more delay action on the...
September 13, 2012 - 3:14pm
September 12, 2012
School district and St. Croix Meadows owners request more time
In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, The Hudson School District of Hudson, along with the St. Croix Meadows owners, announced that they have delivered letters today to the mayor and city council members requesting a continuance on the decision for rezoning St. Croix Meadows. The...
September 12, 2012 - 4:57pm