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Bethel Highlands Preschool celebrates 10 years
Former Hudson man accused of raping child
Pink is a problem, city says
City to look at combined EMS, Fire building at Ward Avenue
Former Junior Redbirds coach charged with felony child sex crimes
crime and courts
Hudson hands Rice Lake first loss
Runners sweep RL Invite
Trinity Academy XC starts strong
Raiders set for BRC Golf Tourney
Tennis handed first BRC loss
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
Crowning Achievements Pageant set for Nov. 4
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Donis L. Cullum Estate; Case No. 17PR87
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Equal Opportunity Housing Notice
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Crossing Trail Head- Well Construction
NOTICE and ORDER of HEARING: 9/21/17, Case No. 17TP24, Terminate Parental Rights
NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION: MHC Paradise Landing, LLC
Betty Ann Tynes, 88
Peter E. Todd, 94
Harold R. Olson, 89
James King (Kingfish)
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Pastoral reflections: No errors in the Bible
Letters: Thank you for road project; Reaction to inclusion resolution
Library column: Banned books at the library
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August 22, 2012
Safety tips: help keep kids safe, parents worry-free
It is recommended that parents walk the route to school with students before the start of the year to assess hazards and select a course with...
August 22, 2012 - 6:56am
November 6, 2009
Control kids in public
Dear Editor, Please remind parents in our community that restaurants, even inexpensive ones, are not playgrounds for their children.
November 6, 2009 - 1:53am
October 9, 2009
Senate committee votes to end letting younger kids drink with their parents in bars
A state Senate committee has endorsed a bill to end Wisconsin's tradition of letting younger kids drink with their parents in a bar. The committee sent the measure to the full Senate. For years, kids of any age have been able to drink with their parents in a tavern, and the new...
October 9, 2009 - 10:07am
September 3, 2009
Low-income children have more tooth decay, less access to dentists
The state has just made it easier for dentists to move to Wisconsin but it might not help patients who need the most care. The state's licensing agency has agreed to accept the results of competency tests taken by dentists in other parts of the country. More states are doing that. ...
September 3, 2009 - 9:12am
August 24, 2009
Public hearing Tuesday on bill to stop kids from drinking in taverns
A state Assembly committee will hold a public hearing Tuesday on a bill to stop letting kids under 18 drink with their parents in taverns. Terese Berceau, D-Madison, is one of the bill's main sponsors and she chairs the Local Affairs Committee which will hold the hearing at the...
August 24, 2009 - 10:01pm
May 8, 2009
Day By Day: Hit me - they're 21
As the deadline for this column quickly approaches I am reminded of one of the few times in my life I did something ahead of a due date - the birth of our children 21 years ago May 5. And as I probably have already said to many of you reading this, it is also one of the last things...
May 8, 2009 - 1:50am
March 12, 2009
Keys to Success for parents and educators
The ninth annual Keys to Success conference for parents, educators and service providers of children with special needs is from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Viking Middle School, 500 Southside Drive, Woodville. The conference will provide information and support to...
March 12, 2009 - 10:26am
October 3, 2008
Children's voices needed for HHS holiday concert
Singers between the ages of 7 and 10 years are needed for the Hudson High School Choral Department's production of "This Wondrous Night, the 2008 Home for the Holidays Concert" Dec. 15 at HHS. The concert will feature six high school choirs, the River City Symphony Orchestra and...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
PATH aims high to help children
It may not be a familiar name to many in Hudson, but PATH Wisconsin has been at work in the community for almost 10 years and recently expanded operation here to include its administrative services. The PATH office employs five in the Hudson office and more than 27 in PATH offices...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
The Internet: an asset with dangers
Wisconsin Sex Offender Registry specialist Joseph Fitzpatrick took the opportunity of last week's public information meeting to warn those present about dangers that exist online, especially for children. He presented the following information. The average age children are exposed...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
New Children and Families department debuts Tuesday
Starting Tuesday, Wisconsin will put a new focus on children. The cabinet-level Department of Children and Families will make its debut as the state's new fiscal year begins. One of its first projects is a Web site that lists all 5,700 Wisconsin child care centers and day camps. Parents...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 6, 2008
Study: Children from smoking ban areas less likely to smoke
Wisconsin's anti-smoking advocates have new ammunition to support their cause. A Boston University study said youngsters who live in places with strict smoking bans are 40 percent less likely than others to become regular smokers. Researcher Michael Siegel said many kids in those...
May 6, 2008 - 12:00am
March 28, 2008
Hudson woman works to build children's village in her native Rwanda
Floriane Robins-Brown knows what it feels like to be a child and alone. Growing up in Rwanda without her biological mother and in an abusive home, she said it was like growing up without parents. She made up her mind when she was 8 years old that when she grew up she would find a...
March 28, 2008 - 12:00am