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Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Highway 35 crash victim ID'd as Beldenville girl
Hudson Dog Owners Association looks to fetch dog park - SPARK grant finalist
Mick brings space to Hudson students - SPARK grant finalist
UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Raider football wraps up playoff spot
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
A gift of honor: Hudson resident donates land for hospice house in memory of late wife
arts and entertainment
EAGLE STORAGE: 10/28/16 Lien Sale Notice
AD FOR BIDS: Hudson Middle School Addition and Renovations
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/11/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/8/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
PUBLIC NOTICE: Perch Lake Management Plan Review
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Patricia Ann Kennedy, 72
Cynthia Mae Bosman, 60
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
December 5, 2013
Chamber announces winners of holiday window decorating contest
The winners of the annual Hudson Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau’s window decorating contest were announced last week. There were...
December 5, 2013 - 1:01pm
December 4, 2013
Anytime Fitness: new owners, new programs
For Aaron Meier, a White Bear Lake, Minn., native, sports and fitness were early interests. As a multiple sport athlete while in high school,...
December 4, 2013 - 4:50pm
Small Business Saturday is a success in Hudson
The Hudson Independent Business Association (HiBA) and its participating members celebrated Small Business Saturday, a day dedicated to supporting...
December 4, 2013 - 4:37pm
Light Up Night marks start of Christmas season in Hudson
A temperature in the teens didn’t keep several hundred children and parents from greeting Santa Claus when he arrived in downtown Hudson last...
December 4, 2013 - 3:36pm
November 27, 2013
Walker's Badger Care continuance would save taxpayers $23 million; lawmaker wants to ban high-proof alcohol; more state news
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to delay the restructuring of Badger-Care by three months would save taxpayers $23 million. That's according to the non-partisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau, which analyzed the changes Walker wants lawmakers to make in a special session next...
November 27, 2013 - 9:05am
November 26, 2013
New Camp St. Croix building shows environmental leadership
The Peter J. King Leadership Center at YMCA Camp St. Croix was built to help inner city youth develop to their full potential. And the building...
November 26, 2013 - 2:31pm
New Chef takes over at Mama Maria's
Longevity and experience have combined to give Nick Meurett the chance to be the executive chef at Mama Maria’s Restaurant in North Hudson....
November 26, 2013 - 10:52am
Weekend totals show deer kill off 18 percent; more legal squabbling expected with re-certifications; more state news
MADISON -- Wisconsin hunters shot 18 percent fewer deer than a year ago in the opening weekend of the state's nine-day gun season. The Department of Natural Resources said Monday that 110,797 deer were taken statewide. The buck harvest was down 25 percent to almost 54,000. The antlerless...
November 26, 2013 - 9:19am
November 22, 2013
Legion of deer hunters will face challenges; Wisconsinites reflect on JFK; more state briefs
Hundreds-of-thousands of deer hunters will hit the woods in Wisconsin Saturday, starting a nine-day gun season that poses a number of challenges. First, it's a later season than usual -- and the DNR's Kevin Wallenfang says it could mean less rutting activity. He says many areas...
November 22, 2013 - 8:51am
November 20, 2013
Downtown Hudson restaurants offer dessert promotion
Several downtown Hudson restaurants are participating in a Holiday Dessert Event. Now through Dec. 7 each participating restaurant will be featuring...
November 20, 2013 - 3:11pm
November 19, 2013
Two Assembly members being elected Tuesday; state's farmland values keeping pace; more Wisconsin news
Voters will elect two new members to the Wisconsin Assembly Tuesday, as well as finalists for a third seat. General elections are being in the 69th Assembly District in the Marshfield area, and the 21st District in the south Milwaukee suburbs. Three candidates hope to replace...
November 19, 2013 - 12:17pm
November 18, 2013
City's frac sand mine battle spurs recalls
By Alison Dirr Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism GLENWOOD CITY, Wis. — In this small city in northwestern Wisconsin, the mayor...
November 18, 2013 - 10:13am
Tornadoes don't materialize but high winds cause damage; new 'flex degree' offering opens; 10 more state briefs
Wisconsin did not have any tornadoes Sunday but the southeast part of the state had a lot of damage part of a large wave of Midwest twisters and thunderstorms. Thousands of residents lost power in the greater Milwaukee area. Cattle sheds, garages, and storage sheds were damaged...
November 18, 2013 - 9:30am
November 14, 2013
Hiawatha National Bank adds Hudson branch
Hiawatha National Bank is over a century old. Jim and Jeanene Meisser purchased the bank, whose history is truly a look at community banking...
November 14, 2013 - 3:24pm
November 13, 2013
Assembly votes to ban ‘revenge porn’; Study says Hudson ranks third in high-cost housing; More state news
The state Assembly has voted to make Wisconsin the third state in the country to ban "revenge porn." The lower house approved the measure on a voice vote Tuesday, despite a warning that it would never survive a court challenge. "Revenge porn" involves jilted lovers who post...
November 13, 2013 - 9:28am