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State could get $13M to fight heroin, opioids; Walker unsure if he'll speak at RNC; Wisconsin boasting nation's top crops; nine more state news stories
Milberg trial: Facebook activity, inspections scrutinized on Tuesday
Walker wants DOT budget plan earlier for 'full public discussion'; more Wisconsinites to take to the roads on Fourth; nine more state news stories
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
Hudson teen injured in Clifton accident
crime and courts
Hudson lacrosse to play for state title
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Raiders shine at state track (Photo gallery)
Nelson wins state triple jump title
Andersen employees remove buckthorn from Prospect Park
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
Sniffing out a winner: Regional K-9 trials to be held in Hudson
Annual Rotary car raffle off and running
'Peter Pan' silent film accompanied by pipe organ June 5
Hudson's Kelsey Robertson joining World Race mission trip
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Street Repairs)
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 144)
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Subdivision Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 135)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 18-16 (Rezone Territory/ Amend Comp. Plan)
SUMMONS: Credit Service v. Kimberly Cantu; Case No. 16-SC-322
Pamela Ann Hansen, 65
Betty Mitchell, 93
Janis McGee, 54
Kathryn Sorensen, 83
Paul Leo Corbin, 83
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
October 9, 2008
Doug's Diggings: Get ready, the PWT is coming to town!
In the midst of a financial crisis and election campaign turmoil it may be difficult to focus on the fact that an exciting event is coming to Hudson next week -- Spirit of the St. Croix Days and the PWT fishing tournament. Of course, the event is going to attract people who enjoy...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
'Spirit of the St. Croix Days' are Oct. 15-18
The Spirit of the St. Croix Days is coming to Hudson Oct. 15-18 with a long list of events, including the a prestigious professional walleye fishing tournament. There is a long list of other activities for all ages and organizers are expecting large crowds for the four days of fun. The...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
Program features rail history
The St. Croix County Historical Society's annual dinner meeting is Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Hudson Golf Club. A social hour starts at 6 p.m. and dinner at 6:30, followed by a brief business meeting. The evening's program, presented by Geoffrey Miller, will be "The History of Hudson...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
St. Croix Granite and Marble offers on-site fabrication
Computer technology married to classic stone is what Bob Amundson and Brad Olson are offering homeowners and contractors. The Hudson High graduates teamed up about 18 months ago to plan and start their own business, St. Croix Granite and Marble, which opened this week. Amundson...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
September 16, 2008
Lt. Gov. Barbara Lawton campaigns for Alison Page here
Lt. Gov. Barbara Lawton made a swing through the 10th Wisconsin Senate District on Monday, campaigning with Alison Page, the Democratic challenger to incumbent Republican Sen.
September 16, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
St. Croix Valley Community Foundation elects new officers
The Board of Directors of the St. Croix Valley Community Foundation held its annual meeting Sept. 9 and elected new officers. Board Chair Gretchen M. Stein, Ph.D., president and CEO of the Sand Creek Group in Stillwater, passed the gavel to Dr. David J. Wettergren, former superintendent...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Baldwin man offers glimpse at Thursday's protests
Jason Norden, a Baldwin native, operates a photography studio in his hometown but regularly travels to Minneapolis as a contract photographer for special events at various nightclubs. Thursday afternoon, he decided to park his car, grab his Canon 20D and trail an estimated 1,000...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 11, 2008
Details released on semi-car crash that closed I-94
The semi-car collision that closed Interstate 94 Sunday night sent a Menomonie man to Regions Hospital and left emergency workers with a dangerous mess when a cargo of flammable resins inside the semi-rig broke open and leaked onto the roadway. Benji Chrisler, 29, of Menomonie was...
August 11, 2008 - 12:00am
August 10, 2008
Semi- crash involving hazardous materials closes I-94 Sunday night
Interstate 94 was temporarily closed for a time about 9:25 p.m., Sunday when a semi-rig carrying flamable hazardous materials collided with a car, prompting a scare that stopped all traffic on the highway. Meanwhile, Washington Co. (Minn.) officers were hustling to direct water...
August 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
Seasons on St. Croix crosses Second Street to new home
The work was just starting when Seasons on St. Croix closed its doors at 301 Second St. Saturday around 5 p.m. That's when a contingent of more than 50 friends, family, customers and artists got their marching orders to make the move into the gallery's new home at 401 Second St. The...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
State transportation chiefs meet on St. Croix River Bridge project
The leaders of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation and the Minnesota Department of Transportation met in Madison on Tuesday to talk bridges. Despite the high-level meeting there is still no word on whether Wisconsin will follow MnDOT's lead and accelerate the start date and...
July 16, 2008 - 11:00am
July 15, 2008
Two are candidates for register of deeds
Two Democrats have filed for the St. Croix County register of deeds position now held by Kathleen "Kay" Walsh, who is retiring at the end of the year. Both Geri Campbell, Roberts, and Beth Pabst, Hammond, have filed as candidates for the job Walsh has held for 14 years. Because...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
St. Croix board debates voting on county nursing home now
HUDSON -- The question before the St. Croix County Board Tuesday wasn't whether the county should stay in the nursing home business but if the board should honor a decision to let the public vote first. After lengthy discussion, supervisors voted to indefinitely postpone action on...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
McCain's Hudson audience ranged from local 'royalty' to widows
Off-shore drilling, nuclear energy, the cost of health care, illegal immigration and the value of cooperation were among the topics as Sen. John McCain met with several hundred women Friday morning. The event, hosted by J& L Steel Erectors in Hudson's St. Croix Business Park, was...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
McCain defies Bush on environment, fields 14 questions
HUDSON - Sen. John McCain drove home one point time and again during his campaign swing through Minnesota and Wisconsin - "straight talk" is more than a campaign slogan to him. For instance, he drew a strong contrast between him and fellow Republican President Bush over environmental...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am