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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
Update: Person hospitalized after gas leak at Hudson High School
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
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Where the buffalo roam
Tuesday, May 23 Raider roundup
UWRF Page golf outing June 19
Hudson girls regional track champs
Hudson sweeps BRC track titles
Community collaboration colors Hudson
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
EMS invites community in during EMS Week
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AD FOR BIDS: Colfax Health and Rehab Center - Memory Care Facility
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/17 JRB Meeting & Hearing re: TID No. 5
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/19/17 Hearing - Proposed Zoning Code Amendments
AMENDED SUMMONS: NYCB v. Thomas E. Tesmar III, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-158
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
Sandra Storrs Begin, 64
Ronald D. "Bud" Iverson
Sandra Begin, 64
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Willetta Breault, 83
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Hope that does not fade away
Letters to the Editor: Trump presidency is history repeating; Thanks for Hudson teachers
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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May 14, 2009
Children of pedestrian killed on New Year's Eve want $625,000
The children of a pedestrian killed on New Year's Eve wants La Crosse County to pay them $625,000. They said the county was negligent for not clearing a snowy sidewalk making William Harter, 55, walk on a street where he was hit by two vehicles. They said the accumulating snow...
May 14, 2009 - 9:04am
May 11, 2009
Jury selection begins for Wausau area woman accused of praying instead of getting treatment for daughter
Barring a last-second plea deal, jury selection will take place Thursday and Friday in the trial of Leilani Neumann, the Weston mother accused of praying instead of getting treatment for her diabetic daughter. Neumann, 41, and her husband, Dale, are both charged in Marathon County...
May 11, 2009 - 9:18am
May 4, 2009
Wisconsin conservatives mourn the death of Jack Kemp
Wisconsin conservatives are mourning the death of Jack Kemp, the former NFL quarterback who became a congressman and Bob Dole's 1996 running mate. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Janesville, said Kemp recruited him to work at the Empower America think tank in 1993. Ryan said Kemp brought "unparalleled...
May 4, 2009 - 9:33am
April 3, 2009
Services held for former St. Croix EDC director David Piggott
Services were to be held Friday, April 3 in Superior for David Piggott, who served as executive director of the St. Croix County Economic Development...
April 3, 2009 - 7:30am
February 24, 2009
Wisconsin sees another snowmobile death
Wisconsin has recorded its 21st snowmobile death of the season. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said Scott Klein, 34, of Watertown fell through the ice on the Rock River, about a mile from the Watertown Boat Club. He had left the club by himself. Family members...
February 24, 2009 - 9:16am
February 11, 2009
Longtime Hudson resident and artist dies
In this business some things stick in your mind. For me I remember the first time I photographed James O. Burnley, known to most in town as Jim....
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Area man dies in snowmobile accident
A Dunn County man was killed in a snowmobile accident Tuesday night on a trail between Wheeler and Boyceville. According to Ed Culhane of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources office in Eau Claire, the accident occurred at around 10 p.m. on a trail that follows Highway...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
Promoter dies at monster truck show in Madison
Authorities in Madison say the death of a monster truck show promoter at a performance Saturday night was a "tragic accident." But federal safety officials will have the final word after they investigate. George Eisenhart, 41, Chardon, Ohio, was announcing the event when he was...
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Funeral for Daniel Smith is Monday
The funeral for Daniel Smith will be held Monday, Jan. 26, at 11 a.m. in the Hudson High School auditorium. The visitation will be on Sunday, Jan. 25, from 3 to 8 p.m. at the O'Connell Family Funeral Home in Hudson. Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers and will be used to establish...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Jury finds man guilty of Eau Claire murder
An Eau Claire man is scheduled to be sentenced March 9, after being found guilty of killing a man in a car next to him at a traffic light. A jury deliberated six hours yesterday before convicting Yeng Moua, 26, of first-degree intentional homicide. Moua faces a mandatory life prison...
January 15, 2009 - 9:00am
January 5, 2009
Snowmobile crash death toll rises to 12
The death toll from Wisconsin snowmobile crashes this winter has risen to 12. The latest fatal accident was reported in Price County on Saturday afternoon. Authorities said a 65-year-old Phillips man died in the town of Worcester. His name and other details of the crash were not...
January 5, 2009 - 9:00am
January 2, 2009
Rice Lake man dead after shooting wife
A Rice Lake area man died, after shooting at his wife early on New Year's Day. Margaret Krohn told authorities that her husband Gerald, 63, fired a shot at her and she hid in a bathroom where she heard another shot. Authorities later found Gerald Krohn dead in his bedroom with...
January 2, 2009 - 9:00am
December 31, 2008
16-year-old dies in snowmobile crash
Five people have now been killed in Wisconsin snowmobile accidents this season. The latest crash was reported Tuesday night in Fond du Lac County. Sheriff's deputies said a 16-year-old boy was riding alone when his snowmobile struck a drainage ditch and veered out of control. The...
December 31, 2008 - 9:00am
Neenah woman innocent by insanity in son's death
A Neenah woman will spend time in a mental institution after a judge ruled her insane in killing her 2-year-old son. Winnebago County Circuit Judge Scott Woldt found Brenda Thiel, 28, innocent by insanity Tuesday. She had pleaded no contest to a homicide charge in the death of her...
December 31, 2008 - 9:00am
December 17, 2008
Smoking materials may be cause of Menomonie fire that killed one
Menomonie's fire chief said a fatal house fire was an accident and it was probably caused by smoking materials. John Vancil, 53, died from smoke inhalation and his dog was also killed. The blaze occurred on Monday and officials said it might have burned for some time before a...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am