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Dr. Kristin Severson honored
Charges: man steals Hammond cop's truck, 'torches' it in Minnesota
Wisconsin deer harvest up 15%; Drunk driver suspected in death of Amish man; 11 more state news stories
Negret Wine Company opens after long, winding start-up journey
St. Joseph Town Hall ice rink revived for this winter
crime and courts
Willow River State Park lake has different look
Lakefront Park gets a cycle aid station
Raider winter sports in full swing
Hudson's Jordan Little will play softball for the Badgers
Raiders shine at state swimming and diving meet
New choir director at First Presbyterian
Book Report: Memoirs of a Korean war camp survivor's daughter and was the ‘rune’ real?
Steve Weekes inducted into Scouting museum
Stuff a Truck delivers 23,000 pounds to food shelf
Putting the welcome mat out for the new Hudson Library director
arts and entertainment
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/26/15 Special Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: Ordinance 2015-02 (Rename Frontage Rd. #1)
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Nationstar v. Sheri A. Gagner, et al; Case 09-CV-1315
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 11-15 (2016 Appropriations)
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/13/15 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
Alice Koshenina, 89
Harlan W. Johnson, 86
Wendy Dorine Schultz, 66
Sandra Krueger, 69
Jeanette Peulen, 89
Get Me the Manager: A prodigal Madisonian goes home for the weekend – and survives
Our View: Hudson has it all for holiday shopping
Doug's Diggings: Only 12 weeks until spring training
Our View: Just a few days left to respond to school survey
Randy's Ramblings: Native son Phillip Baribeau is an up-and-coming filmmaker
April 27, 2009
Legislator makes new pitch for marriage
A Wisconsin legislator makes a new pitch for traditional marriage. Rep Don Pridemore, R-Hartford, has proposed what he calls a Families First package that includes a tax cut for low-income married families and tax credits for married couples who attend counseling classes. With...
April 27, 2009 - 9:00am
April 24, 2009
Aid cuts concerns county official
An official in a St. Croix County agency is concerned about a proposed small cut in the state budget that would make a big difference for caregivers...
April 24, 2009 - 7:41am
April 16, 2009
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson ready to chop 400 more jobs
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson says it will cut up to 400 more jobs after its quarterly profits plunged 37 percent from a year ago. The motorcycle company blamed the recession, a restructuring that began three months ago, and a change in Wisconsin corporate tax laws for a $70 million...
April 16, 2009 - 9:46am
Human service funding cuts may hit budget hard
April 16, 2009 - 1:01am
March 18, 2009
Governor plans to pull plug on Clean Sweep
St. Croix County Board members learned a bitter truth Monday: When the state economizes, local governments often pick up the bill. For 15 straight years, St. Croix farms, small businesses and residents have used Clean Sweep collections to dispose of unused hazardous chemicals. But...
March 18, 2009 - 12:26pm
January 9, 2009
State budget cuts to be felt across the board
Almost everybody will feel the effects of the latest state budget cuts, even the child who shows off a prized cow at the county fair. Gov. Jim Doyle's administration says it will ask lawmakers to cut $25 million in state grants that have not been awarded. It's part of an effort...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Dealing with state budget deficit Doyle says cuts first
Staring at a state budget deficit of $5.4 billion, Gov. Jim Doyle said that cuts in state spending will be his first choice in balancing the budget, but there will also be tax hikes. "My first obligation is to do everything we can through cuts," Doyle said to reporters from The...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Reports denies schools are dumping recess
A new report says it's not true that most elementary schools are scrapping recess to make kids study harder and do better on standardized tests. But the Center for Public Education says the practice exists in some places, and it's most likely in schools with high-poverty and large...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Doyle administration continues Job Service cutbacks
Wisconsin's Job Service program is being slimmed down and the process will continue until the end of the year. Job centers in all 72 counties are being consolidated in 22 cities and many centers are closing as their leases run out. About 150 workers are setting up shop in local...
August 15, 2008 - 9:00am
May 22, 2008
State AG promises Justice Dept. will give $1 million back to treasury
Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has promised to give $1 million back to the state treasury by the end of next month. Now, we're learning how he's doing it. The Associated Press said Van Hollen quietly gave up $600,000 in February, after Gov.
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am