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crime and courts
Raider soccer still perfect in BRC
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Coco’s Heart Dog Rescue holds annual Doggie 5K
Hudson’s first playground for children of all abilities opens at Weitkamp Park
For better or worse: memory loss, dementia and caregiving
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 21)
PROBATE NOTICE: Marylyn M Apel Estate; Case No. 16PR73
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington v. Shari A. Nord; Case No. 15-CV-593
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Solar Garden)
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Qualifications - Professional Services
Robert "Bob" Marquardt, 86
Cheryl Grace Peterson, 68
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Loren R. Croone, 96
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
In case you missed it, elections are coming
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The ‘new normal’ is routine
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Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Real Estate Showcase
July 20, 2012
Letter- Argues for county home
Dear Editor, I take issue with the article, "Supervisors renew call to close county nursing home." Operational expenses for the home now include building depreciation of $150,735. Depreciation occurs as an operational expense to reduce taxes for profit-making entities. In previous...
July 20, 2012 - 8:00am
May 1, 2012
Co-op donates to fair
The St. Croix Electric Cooperative recently donated $24,000 to the St. Croix county Fairplex to help pay for the construction of a new dairy...
May 1, 2012 - 9:17am
May 12, 2011
Kiwanis hosts tour of region
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Hudson, along with tour guide Buck Malick, took a group of area residents on a seven-hour journey to explore the history of the St. Croix Valley on April 30. The tour covered 60-plus miles and included stops at historic sites such as Arcola Mills in Stillwater,...
May 12, 2011 - 1:36pm
April 20, 2011
Spring into service event
Join hundreds of volunteers in serving the St. Croix Valley through the Community Thread Spring Into Service Event on Saturday, May 7. Individuals will have the opportunity to work alongside friends and neighbors doing much needed service work at non-profit organizations across Washington...
April 20, 2011 - 10:51am
October 28, 2010
Ham radio test
The backup emergency communication skills of area amateur radio operators, often called "hams," were tested in St. Croix County earlier this...
October 28, 2010 - 3:42pm
August 11, 2010
Interfaith Volunteers of St.
August 11, 2010 - 4:49pm
July 22, 2010
Centennial celebration county fair begins July 22
The St. Croix County Fair opens Thursday and runs through Sunday at the Fairplex in Glenwood City. "Fun In Your Own Backyard" begins Thursday...
July 22, 2010 - 9:31am
June 29, 2010
Driver faces felony charges for accident that injured four
Three felony charges of causing injury by intoxicated use of a vehicle were filed Wednesday morning against one of the drivers involved in a Saturday accident in Roberts. Michael Thomas Johnson, 21, Mendota Heights, Minn., was also charged with a misdemeanor count of causing injury...
June 29, 2010 - 1:28pm
June 22, 2010
Water water everywhere, but how much to drink?
Perceived low water in wells, lakes concerns county residents, but it could be cyclical In a state with as many apparent large bodies of water as Wisconsin has, lack of the life-giving liquid seems a remote possibility. After all, two of the largest of the Great Lakes border the...
June 22, 2010 - 10:00am
June 6, 2010
Free day at parks
On Saturday, June 12 and Sunday, June 13, St. Croix County will be hosting a Park Appreciation Day and will offer free entrance fees into day-use parks including Glen Hills Park, Troy Beach and Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake. Donna Seim, former owner of the Homestead Parklands...
June 6, 2010 - 11:50am
May Fair event planned for Mother's Day
The first annual May Fair Event and Sale is on Sunday, May 9, in the Commercial Building of the St. Croix County Fairplex in Glenwood City. Doors open at 12:30 p.m., with entertainment by The Memories starting at 1 p.m. Included in the day's activities are kids' events and hot food....
May 6, 2010 - 1:54pm
May 5, 2010
Sheriff called to retrieve wayward juror
It doesn't happen very often, maybe not once in the last decade, but St. Croix County Clerk of Court Lori Meyer was forced to call upon the sheriff recently to bring in a member of the jury pool who refused to heed the call to serve. The incident happened April 27, Meyer said. The...
May 5, 2010 - 8:57am
April 10, 2010
First May Fair event scheduled
The first annual May Fair Event & Sale is schedule Sunday, May 9 (Mother's Day) at the St Croix County Fairplex in Glenwood City. Sponsored by the St. Croix County 4-H Dairy Committee and The Friends of the St. Croix County Fairplex, the sale offers fun for the entire family along...
April 10, 2010 - 11:13am
December 29, 2009
Woman sues, claiming sexual assault in jail
HUDSON -- A former inmate in the St. Croix County jail has filed a lawsuit against the county and its sheriff, alleging she was repeatedly sexually assaulted by a jailer, who later killed himself. Jackie L. Peterson, 32, currently an inmate in the Robert E. Ellsworth Correctional...
December 29, 2009 - 5:04pm
December 1, 2009
Suspect in Minnesota church sex assault had St. Croix County conviction
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Bail was set Monday at $500,000 for the man accused of beating, raping and robbing a 73-year-old woman last week at a northern...
December 1, 2009 - 5:47am