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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
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Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
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One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
He’s finally here
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
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Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
City Council OKs electronic reader boards for Heritage Market
Electronic reader boards will be permitted on commercial lots fronting Hwy. 35 and Hanley Road under a master sign plan for the Heritage Greens development approved by the Hudson City Council on March 16. City staff and the city's Plan Commission have been considering the sign plan...
March 27, 2009 - 1:21am
March 26, 2009
CITY OF HUDSON: ORDINANCE NO. 4-09
Pursuant to its authority under Wisconsin law, including, but not limited to, its authority to act in the interest of the public health, safety, and welfare, the Common Council of the City of Hudson hereby ordains as follows: 1. Hudson City Code Section 212-9 A. regarding Snow...
March 26, 2009 - 1:10am
March 25, 2009
Sex offenders are on the city's agenda again
City Council President Randy Morrissette II and Alderman Lee Wyland have different proposals on restricting where convicted sex offenders can live in Hudson. The two are members of an ad hoc task force of the Public Safety Committee that has been working on a sex offender residency...
March 25, 2009 - 9:30am
March 20, 2009
Randy's Ramblings: City plan - Speak now or forever hold your peace
Citizens of Hudson, if you care about the future of your city, you'll want to pay attention to what the Plan Commission is up to. For the past few months, the commission - with the assistance of planners from the firm of Short Elliott Hendrikson - has been working on an update to...
March 20, 2009 - 1:31am
March 19, 2009
City Council decides against merging utilities
The issue of whether the city of Hudson should merge its water and sewer utilities appears to have been laid to rest. Monday night, the City Council voted 4-1 to maintain the current structure of the two utilities.
March 19, 2009 - 1:37am
Hudson City Council approves mowing bids
The Hudson City Council on Monday night approved bids from two private contractors it expects to do the city's grass mowing in 2009. The council accepted an $18,600 bid from Gruber Lawn Care on the mowing of all the city's parks. The company owner, Jason Gruber, is an emergency...
March 19, 2009 - 1:33am
March 13, 2009
Letter: Urges city to leave as is
Dear Editor, The article in the Star-Observer does not make a financial case for the change (City may merge water and sewer utilities - March 5, Star-Observer). Unless a significant cost can be established, please leave it alone. In Hudson, we are provided an excellent water and...
March 13, 2009 - 1:37am
March 12, 2009
CITY OF HUDSON: 2/18/09 REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
REGULAR MEETING OF THE COMMON COUNCIL FEBRUARY 18, 2009 Meeting called to order by Mayor Dean Knudson in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 7:05 p.m. PRESENT: Mayor Knudson and Alderpersons Randy Morrissette, Pam Brokaw CONSENT AGENDA: MOTION by Morrissette, second by Wyland...
March 12, 2009 - 1:31am
CITY OF HUDSON: ORDINANCE NO. 3-09 (SEWER RATES)
WHEREAS, Hudson sewer rates have not been amended since 2003; WHEREAS, it is in the interest of the public health, safety, and welfare to establish rates for the Sewer Utility that provide sufficient revenue to cover present and estimated future cost of operations; NOW THEREFORE,...
March 12, 2009 - 1:25am
CITY OF HUDSON: NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 3/16/09
RE: TAXI CAB SERVICE LICENSE FOR THOMAS M. GICHONDO Please take notice that a Public Hearing will be held in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 505 Third Street, Hudson, WI before the Common Council on Monday, March 16, 2009 at 6:50 p.m. for the purpose of hearing persons interested,...
March 12, 2009 - 1:19am
CITY OF HUDSON: 2/2/09 REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
REGULAR MEETING OF THE COMMON COUNCIL FEBRUARY 2, 2009 Meeting called to order by Mayor Dean Knudson in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 7:05 p.m. Mayor Knudson invited the Boy Scouts from Troop 213 and their leader, Brian Johnson, to lead those present in the Pledge...
March 12, 2009 - 1:10am
March 6, 2009
City may merge water, sewer utilities
Mayor Dean Knudson has completed a review of Hudson's water and sewer utilities. Now it's up to the City Council to decide if it wants to combine the two utilities under one director and oversight body. The mayor identified four ways of organizing the utilities in a report to the...
March 6, 2009 - 1:41am
February 26, 2009
Local Government Meetings
Thursday, Feb. 26 PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE, 7 p.m., Community Room, Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road; public hearing re proposed amendments to Subchapter IV, Section 17.40, Floodplain Overlay District Ordinance: comments and questions from the public will be heard and...
February 26, 2009 - 12:12pm
February 20, 2009
Vance replaces Caruso on Public Utility and Plan commissions
After a long hiatus, Kevin Vance will be putting his university training to use. A little over 30 years ago, the Hudson businessman graduated...
February 20, 2009 - 1:09pm
February 19, 2009
Car-Truck crash near Glenwood City claims first victim
Snow covered roads led to the first traffic fatality of the year in St. Croix County Wednesday afternoon. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said Carrie A. Lehmann, 24, Menomonie, died at the scene on Hwy 29 near Hwy 128 in the town of Cady. Lehmann was traveling east in a 2007 Ford Taurus...
February 19, 2009 - 2:25pm