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Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
Croix Gear Machining expanding
Hampton opens doors in Hudson
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Bids- Glen Hill s Park Restroom Facility
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/13/16 Annual Meeting
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/5/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF HUDSON: 9/7/16 Board of Adjustment Meeting - Moulton variance
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Glen L. Olson Estate, Case No. 16PR64
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
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
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