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Hudson police: Feces found on car
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Hanley Road will be 3 lanes
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
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PHOTO: Vargas All-American
Hudson Gymnastics sends 5 to state
Young Raiders still learning
Wrestlers roll over North
Boys skate to fifth straight
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
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SUMMONS: WITC v. Melissa Marie Johnson; Case No. 17-SC-345 (Washburn Co.)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 19-17 Unlawful Use of Drones
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-09 (North End Road)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-08 (Budget & Tax Levy)
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 1/3/18, Case No. 17-CV-514, Jesus Bergstrom Emerson
Billy D. Anderson
Richard "Bill" Danforth Morgan
Thomas L. Palmsteen
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Letters to the editor: Bravo to the Phipps; Nativity scene denied
Viewpoint: Inspiring great career choices
Viewpoint: Working for Wisconsin veterans
Pastor viewpoint: In a world of sheep, a shepherd is sought
Viewpoint: Poor broadband access puts rural areas at a disadvantage
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April 5, 2013
Heroin in Hudson: not just in big cities anymore
When baby boomers think about heroin and who uses it, it is unlikely that young adults in Hudson come to mind. But that's exactly who is using...
April 5, 2013 - 10:04am
April 4, 2013
Ex-wife testifies most of day in Schaffhausen trial
Jessica Schaffhausen took the stand for most of the morning Thursday and continued in the afternoon in the trial of her ex-husband, Aaron Schaffhausen, convicted of killing their three daughters. Jessica Schaffhausen, 33, answered questions by public defender John Kucinski in the...
April 4, 2013 - 3:18pm
April 3, 2013
Ex-wife tells of troubled life with Schaffhausen
Her ex-husband was depressed when she met him, and throughout their 12-year relationship, the only constant was his obsession with video games, testified Jessica Schaffhausen in St.
April 3, 2013 - 7:51pm
March 28, 2013
Man charged with cocaine delivery a potential juror in murder case
A Hudson man facing felony cocaine charges was bound over for trial Thursday, March 28. Andrew D. Erickson, 25, was scheduled to enter a plea April 8 in a 3:15 p.m. arraignment hearing. However, Erickson's next court date could be delayed by another significant proceeding.
March 28, 2013 - 3:48pm
Hudson man charged in cocaine bust
A Hudson man appeared in St. Croix County Circuit court Friday on felony and misdemeanor drug charges following a police undercover operation. Andrew...
March 28, 2013 - 12:00pm
March 27, 2013
Update: Schaffhausen doesn't change his plea - yet
HUDSON - A four-hour plus motion hearing Tuesday, March 27, for accused murderer Aaron Schaffhausen ended without him changing his plea. Schaffhausen's lawyer, John Kucinski, had indicated in a letter earlier this week that his client might enter a plea of guilty by reason of insanity....
March 27, 2013 - 3:13pm
March 20, 2013
North Hudson man says his van and RV aren't junk
In a decision filed March 12, a state appeals court sent a dispute over a fine for junk vehicles back to county court. In November 2011, the village of North Hudson issued two citations to Randy J. Krongard, claiming he had two junk vehicles in plain sight on his property at 712...
March 20, 2013 - 4:48pm
March 16, 2013
Former St. Joseph town official misses court date
A former town of St. Joseph clerk/treasurer charged with misconduct in office and forgery failed to appear for a preliminary hearing March 5 in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Court records said Mary Evelyn Stanley, 33, Forest Lake, Minn., was being held by the military on a worthless...
March 16, 2013 - 10:37am
March 15, 2013
Kringen sentenced to multiple prison terms
A man convicted of multiple felonies by a St.
March 15, 2013 - 10:30am
March 14, 2013
Robbery suspect Carr arrested in Chippewa County
A man who failed to appear for a pre-trial conference in St. Croix County has been arrested in a forgery investigation in Chippewa County. A bench warrant was issued Feb. 27 when Jared Shane Carr, 37, failed to appear for the hearing on three counts of felony armed robbery. ...
March 14, 2013 - 10:36am
March 8, 2013
Hudson teen convicted in sexploitation case
One of three Hudson teenagers charged in a sexploitation case involving a young girl at an underage drinking party in the fall of 2011 has been convicted. Daniel Edward Karlovich, 18, pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor counts of disorderly conduct Feb. 27 in a plea bargain....
March 8, 2013 - 4:16pm
March 1, 2013
March 1, 2013: Velure sentenced to prison for shooting friend
A 27-year-old man convicted of fatally shooting another young man in a River Falls apartment nearly two years ago was sentenced this morning...
March 1, 2013 - 2:44pm
Attorneys spar over Schaffhausen motions
The defense and prosecution waded through a litany of motions in the Aaron Schaffhausen murder case in St. Croix County Circuit Court Friday...
March 1, 2013 - 2:42pm
February 28, 2013
Large jury pool set for Schaffhausen trial
The largest group of potential jurors will be in the pool for the Aaron Schaffhausen trial. Schaffhausen, accused of killing his three young daughters in their River Falls home last July, is scheduled to stand trial for three weeks beginning April 1. St. Croix County Clerk...
February 28, 2013 - 8:32am
February 27, 2013
Burglary reported at Mike's Standard in Hudson
The Hudson Police Department is investigating a burglary at Mike's Standard, 1313 Coulee Road. A window was broken and a door to the service station was found open around 2 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 25. According to the police report, an initial check seemed to indicate that...
February 27, 2013 - 1:44pm