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Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers could act on concealed weapons without permits; 9 more state news stories
Hudson Physicians welcomes Stacy Hansen
Hero K9 Grants Multi-threat Vest to St. Croix County Sheriff's Office for K9 Garza
Hudson Hospital & Clinic bids farewell to longtime CEO
Hudson High School addresses bus crowding concerns
crime and courts
Raider spikers stretch streak to six
Soccer snaps four game skid
Witzmann carries the pride of Somerset
Football: Raiders handed first loss
Page Arena lives up to the hype
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival set for Sept. 23-24
Dam Days honors volunteers and 50 years
Annual pottery event supports local food shelf
arts and entertainment
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)
Column: New bridge begins new chapter
Pastoral Reflections column: 'Image-Bearers'
Letters: Hypocrisy of their words; Not fair to feature only public schools
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
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March 12, 2014
Senate vote opens possibility of shorter school year; Harsdorf offers measure to modify DNA protocols; 13 more state stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin senators agreed Tuesday to let schools open for less than 180 days a year, as long as they achieve their required class hours. They also approved a loan program so middle-income folks can afford propane during big price-spikes like the one in January, but minority...
March 12, 2014 - 9:55am
March 11, 2014
School-start date debate rekindles; big hiring bump anticipated as spring approaches; 8 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- A nearly 20-year-old debate over when Wisconsin schools can start their fall classes is being revived again. La Crosse Superintendent Randy Nelson wants the state Legislature to end the requirement that schools wait until September first to start their new terms. To help...
March 11, 2014 - 9:21am
March 10, 2014
Dan Barber waives preliminary hearing on child molesting charges
Appearing before St. Croix County Judge Edward Vlack Monday, Dan Barber waived his right to a preliminary hearing of the evidence in his child...
March 10, 2014 - 2:56pm
Task force unlikely to suggest sweeping changes for rural school funding; 'robo call' bill still in-play; more Wisconsin news
MADISON -- The head of a task force that's studying Wisconsin's rural schools says he's surprised at how much they've been stripped to the bare bones.
March 10, 2014 - 9:24am
March 7, 2014
Hudson police arrest alleged robber Thursday evening
The Hudson Police Department Thursday night arrested a Minnesota man suspected in at least two armed robberies in Hudson and one in New Richmond. Arrested...
March 7, 2014 - 11:08am
March 5, 2014
Dan Barber resigns from Pepper Fest Board
In an email sent by the Pepper Fest Board Monday evening, it was announced that Dan Barber has resigned as president and board member of the North Hudson Pepper Fest. The action was effective March 3. The Pepper Fest website lists Ryan Copeland as president. Felony charges...
March 5, 2014 - 3:22pm
Hudson teen enters guilty plea in sexploitation case
A third teenager has been convicted in a sexploitation case stemming from an underage party two-and-a-half years ago. Alexander Freedom Gove, 18, Hudson, was found guilty as part of a plea bargain agreement to a charge of felony third degree sexual assault. The action occurred...
March 5, 2014 - 12:16pm
February 28, 2014
Update: Bomb threat suspect arrested
A 17-year-old River Falls High School student was arrested this morning, March 3, for allegedly calling in a bomb threat that forced the...
February 28, 2014 - 2:11pm
February 26, 2014
CWD spread continues in Iowa, Dane counties; off-color e-mail costs DOT lawyer his job; 9 more state stories
MADISON -- Chronic wasting disease continues to get more prevalent in southern Wisconsin's deer population. The DNR said Tuesday that almost one of every four adult male deer in Iowa County and western Dane County are thought to have the fatal brain disorder. The 25 percent prevalence...
February 26, 2014 - 8:44am
February 25, 2014
North Hudson man accused of sexual assault of a child
Felony charges of sexual assault of a child under 13 and possession of child pornography were filed Monday against Daniel A. Barber, 1033 Michaelson...
February 25, 2014 - 3:14pm
February 18, 2014
Propane prices slide as loan program takes shape; Assembly voting on doctor-apology bill; more state news
Propane fuel prices continue to drop in Wisconsin but they're still higher than six weeks ago. The state energy office said Monday that a gallon of propane has dropped to $3.43 -- down from the $5-plus range in mid-January. Federal officials said Wisconsin's average price as of...
February 18, 2014 - 9:32am
February 14, 2014
Democrats facing uphill fight on nixing gay marriage ban; elusive leak leaves Neillsville dry; 10 more state stories
MADISON -- An effort by Democrats to throw out Wisconsin's ban on gay marriage appears to be going nowhere. Sen. Tim Carpenter and Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa, both of Milwaukee, introduced a constitutional amendment Thursday to reverse the 2006 ban on gay marriage and civil unions. Later,...
February 14, 2014 - 8:55am
February 12, 2014
Woman's call from Hudson motel leads to drug trafficking, counterfeiting charges
A St. Croix County assistant district attorney has filed a lawsuit seeking forfeiture of three Canon brand printer/ scanners and $400 cash that authorities believe were used to forge $20 bills. ADA Amber Hahn filed the case on behalf of the state of Wisconsin against Vincent...
February 12, 2014 - 1:37pm
February 10, 2014
Wisconsinites invited to sound-off on tax reform; fresh effort afoot to nix State Treasurer's post; more state news
MADISON -- Wisconsin residents are getting their chance to sound off on tax reform. Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and state Revenue Secretary Rick Chandler has posted a Web site where folks can learn more about the issue, and give their ideas. Gov. Scott Walker promised the Web site...
February 10, 2014 - 9:11am
February 7, 2014
$1 million bail set for downtown shooting suspect
One of two men charged with multiple counts of attempted homicide in a shooting incident Jan. 19 in Hudson has been ordered to post $1 million cash bail. Guled Bile Abdi, 23, Minneapolis, waived extradition from Minnesota and appeared in St. Croix County Circuit Court Monday, Feb....
February 7, 2014 - 4:48pm