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Troy Board addresses boat ramp fees
What lies beneath Little Falls Lake dam? Crews dig in
Semi turns over on I-94
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Hunter safety class registration set for Sept. 13 in Somerset
For better or worse: memory loss, dementia and caregiving
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
The conversation about mental health is opening up
Hudson Scoutmaster has 50 years of service
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 21)
PROBATE NOTICE: Marylyn M Apel Estate; Case No. 16PR73
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington v. Shari A. Nord; Case No. 15-CV-593
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Solar Garden)
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Qualifications - Professional Services
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February 3, 2010
School board candidates answer questions
The six people seeking election to two seats on the Hudson Board of Education this spring have answered several questions put to them by the Star-Observer. Running are incumbents Cindy Crimmins (two-term board member) and Mark Kaisersatt (three-term board member). Their opponents...
February 3, 2010 - 10:45am
County board filing period opens Dec. 1
For the first time next spring, St. Croix County voters will choose 19 rather than 31 members for the County Board. Candidates for the reduced-size board could begin collecting signatures on nomination papers Dec. 1. Completed forms for the supervisor positions must be filed in the...
December 3, 2009 - 1:00am
October 29, 2009
Tommy Thompson top runner among potential candidates for governor
Wisconsinites still love Tommy Thompson. A new poll asked residents who they consider to be favorable among the announced and potential candidates for governor next year. And former Governor Thompson got a 57 percent favorable rating, while Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett was second...
October 29, 2009 - 9:00am
May 1, 2009
North Hudson Pepper Fest seeks queen candidates
Applications are being accepted through May 22 for sophomore girls interested in becoming members of the 2009 North Hudson Pepper Fest royalty. The winning girls serve during their junior year in parades and other public appearances as goodwill ambassadors for the North Hudson community....
May 1, 2009 - 1:58am
Meet town of Hudson candidates
A "meet the candidate open house" for town of Hudson candidates is scheduled at Badlands Sno-park chalet from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, April 4. The positions of town chairman, supervisor 2 and supervisor 4 will be determined at the April 7 election. The six candidates, two for each...
April 1, 2009 - 1:31am
March 26, 2009
Two vie for town of Hudson fourth supervisor seat
The 2009 spring election in the town of Hudson is shaping up to be a contest between those who feel the current government is just fine as it...
March 26, 2009 - 1:09am
March 20, 2009
Sign up for Miss Hudson Pageant
Sophomore and junior girls who live in Hudson are invited to sign up as Miss Hudson candidates. The 2009 pageant is scheduled July 2. Candidates...
March 20, 2009 - 1:23am
March 11, 2009
Second supervisor race is under way
Two-thirds of the government in the town of Hudson could change over if new challengers win the April 7 election for three supervisor posts. Incumbent...
March 11, 2009 - 8:35am
March 4, 2009
Contest set for town chair
Town of Hudson employee's salaries are a major issue with a candidate who is challenging the long time chairman of the board of supervisors in...
March 4, 2009 - 8:29am
December 11, 2008
Four board seats on North Hudson spring ballot
Four of seven positions on the North Hudson Board of Trustees will be on the spring ballot in 2009. Village Administrator Gloria Troester said that the seats currently held by Colleen O'Brien-Berglund, Marc Zappa, Joe Cothern and President Larry Larsen will be put to the voters on...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Candidates answer questions on health care, job creation, social issues and more
Clear differences in their approaches to health care, job creation and social issues were voiced by the candidates for three state legislative...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Meet the Democratic candidates
Meet the Senate and Assembly Democratic Candidates at the next meeting of the St. Croix County Democratic Party at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at the campaign office, 522 Second St. Candidates Alison Page for Senate, Chris Buckel for 29th District Assembly and Sarah Bruch for 30th District...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Campaign season begins local, state, federal posts
Nomination papers are being circulated by candidates running for some county offices, county district attorney, state Assembly, some state Senate seats and Congress. Prospective candidates have from June 1 to July 8 to collect the signatures they need to have their names on ballots...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
April 25, 2008
Pepper Fest seeks queen candidates
Applications are being accepted for sophomore girls interested in becoming members of the 2008 North Hudson Pepper Fest royalty. The winning girls serve during their junior year in parades and other public appearances as goodwill ambassadors for the North Hudson community. Current...
April 25, 2008 - 12:00am
March 26, 2008
Gherty and Cameron express strengths
With spring just begun and elections on the horizon, the two candidates for the new St. Croix County Branch 4 circuit judge position expressed some final thoughts before the polls open. Mark Gherty, private attorney, and Howard Cameron, public defender, both of Hudson, will face...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am