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Hudson police hosting prescription drop-off Oct. 22
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Finance Committee approves personnel changes to budget
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crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Raider football wraps up playoff spot
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
A gift of honor: Hudson resident donates land for hospice house in memory of late wife
HIBA helps out local nonprofits
arts and entertainment
EAGLE STORAGE: 10/28/16 Lien Sale Notice
AD FOR BIDS: Hudson Middle School Addition and Renovations
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/11/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/8/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
PUBLIC NOTICE: Perch Lake Management Plan Review
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Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Autumn’s timely cool down
Real Estate Showcase
December 11, 2009
Helen McCombie is Salvation Army's baddest bellringer
Helen McCombie is becoming something of a holiday tradition in Hudson. This year marks the fourth time McCombie will man a Salvation Army red...
December 11, 2009 - 7:58am
Salvation Army seeks help
Dear Editor, It's that time of year again when we hear the familiar sound of those ringing bells; that is the Bells for the Salvation Army. Our Red Kettle campaign is underway, through this effort we are able to raise the needed funds to support those less fortunate in our area....
December 11, 2009 - 1:53am
November 27, 2009
Empty Bowl dinner on Dec. 4 to fill food shelves
The Hudson High School Social Justice League along with the Purple Tree are sponsoring a holiday Empty Bowl Dinner on Dec. 4 in the River Room at The Phipps Center for the Arts. From 6-8 p.m. students will serve soup in a handmade ceramic bowl that diners can take with them. There...
November 27, 2009 - 1:18am
November 24, 2009
Salvation Army sets $100,000 goal for Red Kettle Campaign that begins Nov. 24
Salvation Army bell ringers are counting on the generosity of area shoppers to meet the growing needs of people in the community. Volunteer ringers have already taken their spots in front of 11 retail establishments across St. Croix County in anticipation of the holiday rush. The...
November 24, 2009 - 10:34am
November 13, 2009
Venison drive set
St. Croix County Land & Water Conservation Department along with the University Extension Office is having "The Annual Venison Drive to Feed the Hungry." Gun season is Nov. 21-29; muzzleloader season is Nov 30-Dec. 9; and antlerless only is Dec. 10-13. Anyone who hunts may take...
November 13, 2009 - 9:56am
October 21, 2009
Corrections' officials keep ban on used book donations to prisoners
Corrections' officials say they'll keep banning donations of used books to Wisconsin prisoners, despite protests against the policy. The prisons only allow new books wrapped in covers from approved stores. Officials say used books which are not wrapped might have contraband like...
October 21, 2009 - 9:00am
October 14, 2009
Hunters may win hat
This year the St Croix County Sportsman's Alliance and the Green Bay Packers are joining together to help promote the Wisconsin Deer Donation Program in St Croix County. The alliance has purchased special collector caps for an exclusive drawing to be held at the conclusion of the...
October 14, 2009 - 10:26am
May 22, 2009
Letter: Party seeks financial boost
Dear Editor, The Hudson High School Senior All-Night Party is fast approaching on June 13. While many have given generously for this "safe celebration," there remains a budget shortfall. The first Senior All-Night Party was held in 1985, with the leadership of several caring Hudson...
May 22, 2009 - 1:55am
May 1, 2009
Sisters share love of dance
For five sisters, dancing is a dream come true that they want all girls to enjoy. When Adrianna Harris was in kindergarten -- she is 10 now...
May 1, 2009 - 1:34am
February 20, 2009
Letter: Charity is successful
Dear Editor, Through the generosity and exceptional volunteer effort of many in our community, the Operation HELP Christmas Campaign was again a success. Seventy families in the Hudson School District were blessed with the Christmas spirit and the caring thoughts of our sponsors....
February 20, 2009 - 9:54am
February 19, 2009
County simplifies donating leave time
St. Croix County's Finance Committee has agreed that requests to use the county's paid-time-off donation program can be approved or denied by the personnel director rather than the committee itself. The policy, adopted nearly two years ago, allows county employees to voluntarily...
February 19, 2009 - 9:30am
December 31, 2008
Operation HELP sees increased need, utilities tell the tale
Operation HELP has begun to notice the effects of downturn in the nation's economy, according to Monica Weekes, president of the charity's board of directors. Last spring when utilities were allowed to turn off the fuel and electricity to customers who were behind on their bills,...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
Food pantries 'got milk' during 'Moola for Milk' fundraiser
The Moola for Milk fund-raiser conducted this fall raised a total of $13,160 toward the purchase of more than 3,700 gallons of milk for food...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
The Season of Giving
Food drop-offs The Century 21 real estate offices in Hudson and River Falls are accepting non-perishable food items through December during regular business hours. The Hudson office is located near the Freedom Valu Center on Coulee Road. Dr.
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
The Season of Giving
Toys and Santa pictures Applebee's is holding breakfast and photos with Santa from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, at the restaurant, 2201 Coulee Road. Cost for the pancake breakfast is $5. Proceeds go to Toys for Tots. Those attending may also bring a toy to donate. Gifts for senior...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am