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Wisconsin roundup: Sparta arrest is Pierce County man's 6th for OWI; more state news stories
Sheriff: Rescuers were 'trying everything' to save boy in New Richmond-area house fire
Sorting out the pile; Senate candidates seek separation
Special election: Senate candidates outline different visions for jobs, more at forum
10th Senate District special election: candidate profiles
crime and courts
Raiders power past Fusion
Where land and rivers meet the sea
Elmore hopes NFL is his destination
Gymnasts split double dual
Girls hoops tops RL
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Ordinance No. 01-2018 (Amend Ch. 70, Offenses)
CITY OF HUDSON: 2/12/18 Hearing re: Zoning Variances - 517 2nd St.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Florence J. Ray Estate; Case No. 17-PR-120
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 1/18/18 Hearing - Kath Rezone Request
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 1/19/18, Case No. 17-CV-529
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine
A home, and office, away from home
Top 10: New development will replace old dog track
Glauses reopen Bittersweet Bakery and More
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Jane E. Johnson
Richard Conover, Jr.
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
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Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
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January 3, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Exposure blamed for 3 state deaths; more state news stories
MADISON — The Dane County Medical Examiner's Office says hypothermia was at least a contributing factor in three weekend deaths. The body...
January 3, 2018 - 9:07am
December 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Romance-rebuffed woman allegedly beat man, assailed him with wax; more state news stories
NECEDAH — A 32-year-old Necedah woman is accused of kicking down the door of a house, beating the man inside, spreading hot wax all over that...
December 28, 2017 - 11:30am
December 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Muslim prayer issue prompts federal lawsuit for Ariens Co.; more state news stories
GREEN BAY — A federal lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Green Bay alleges Ariens Co. is violating the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the...
December 7, 2017 - 9:23am
November 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin hunters shot 12 percent fewer deer in the opening weekend of the nine day gun season, continuing a downward spiral that...
November 22, 2017 - 10:02am
November 16, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Third western Wis. school threat probed; more state news stories
MENOMONIE — Police in western Wisconsin are investigating a third high school threat within the past week.
November 16, 2017 - 11:23am
St. Croix County’s Nieskes to review officer-involved shooting
St. Croix County’s district attorney will determine whether or not the shooting of a teenager by a sheriff’s deputy was justified. Michael...
November 16, 2017 - 10:26am
November 9, 2017
River Falls, town of Troy square off in court
The outcome of an annexation lawsuit between the town of Troy and the city of River Falls could hinge on one word — "near." Attorneys on...
November 9, 2017 - 6:11pm
November 7, 2017
Hudson man charged with child porn possession
A North Hudson Pepper Fest board member stepped down from his post the day he was arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography. St. Croix County prosecutors on Tuesday, Nov. 7, charged 33-year-old Ryan N. Copeland with four felony counts of child porn possession. The Hudson...
November 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
Senate passes bill freeing family from SCOTUS ruling
A land-use bill that would reroute state law around a U.S. Supreme Court decision cleared a major hurdle Tuesday. On a voice vote, the Wisconsin...
November 7, 2017 - 4:03pm
October 19, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
WHITEHALL — A Trempealeau County committee has asked Gov. Scott Walker for help in dealing with the county's district attorney. The County...
October 19, 2017 - 8:22am
September 29, 2017
New Richmond man under investigation for “blackmailing” teens into sending nude images
A New Richmond man previously convicted of sending lewd photos to minors was sentenced for violating the terms of his probation after authorities...
September 29, 2017 - 5:09pm
September 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Panel votes for Supreme Court to hear all Foxconn appeals; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — The State Supreme Court would hear all appeals of cases involving Foxconn, as part of a $3 billion state incentive package for the...
September 6, 2017 - 10:25am
July 27, 2017
Lawmakers seek to solve Murr property dispute through legislation
Donna Murr said last month that she's not giving up the fight. After the U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Murr and her family that laws...
July 27, 2017 - 2:29pm
March 21, 2017
Nation's high court hears St. Croix County case (w/video)
Two side-by-side parcels of St. Croix County land were the focus of legal, practical and spirited debate Monday when the case went before the...
March 21, 2017 - 1:48pm
March 7, 2017
Two men charged with smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
Two Illinois men accused of smuggling unmarked cigarettes over state lines face felony charges in Washington County. Mohammad Abdul Majid and...
March 7, 2017 - 3:15pm