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VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2018-03 - Compliance Maint. Report
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: May 1, 2018 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 14-18 (Bow Hunting)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 15-18 (Waterfront Vision)
TOWN OF HUDSON: 7/10/18 Hearing - Rezone Request
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March 6, 2012
UPDATE: Prairie Island nuclear plant terminates "unusual event" notice
Prairie Island nuclear plant has terminated its "notification of unusual event." The event was declared today at 6:24 a.m. and ended at 11:36 a.m. following "thorough assessment of plant conditions" and Unit 2's coolant system, Xcel Energy officials said. The alert was triggered...
March 6, 2012 - 1:41pm
February 25, 2012
Wind project gets PR boost
Officials with Emerging Energies of Wisconsin LLC, the company seeking to build a wind farm in northeastern St.
February 25, 2012 - 9:56am
January 5, 2012
No problems reported after nuclear plant bleach leak
January 5, 2012 - 10:39am
January 4, 2012
Our View: County wind power debate entering fifth year
A legal, and neighbor-against-neighbor, battle in northeastern St. Croix County continues as the pros and cons of wind-generated power are debated.
January 4, 2012 - 11:25am
December 29, 2011
Wind farm proposal zapped back to life
Special to the Star-Observer MADISON - The clock began ticking Friday on state regulators to review an application to construct a 102.5 mega-watt wind energy farm in the towns of Forest and Cylon. By statute, the Wisconsin Public Service Commission has 30 days to determine...
December 29, 2011 - 4:16pm
December 24, 2011
Energy Consultants firm earns service award
Hudson-based Pro Energy Consultants has been awarded the prestigious 2011 Angie's List Super Service Award, an honor bestowed annually on approximately 5 percent of all the businesses rated on the nation's leading provider of consumer reviews on local service and health providers. ...
December 24, 2011 - 9:00am
December 8, 2011
Manitowoc Cranes tells striking machinists it's hiring replacements
Manitowoc Cranes has told striking machinists that it's hiring replacements to meet the demands of customers. The firm is not saying how many replacements are being brought in. About 200 members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers walked off their...
December 8, 2011 - 9:10am
November 25, 2011
Letter: Concerned with coal, mercury
Dear Editor, How we produce energy in this country has impacts on our health. The main source of energy production in the state of Wisconsin is from coal, the dirtiest source of our electricity, and it is making us sick. Mercury is one of the most serious poisons that comes from...
November 25, 2011 - 1:47am
October 21, 2011
Calculate energy cost with free meters
Xcel Energy has donated 10 Power Check Meters to the Hudson Area Library. The meters may be checked out from the library and used to determine...
October 21, 2011 - 11:19am
August 5, 2011
Letter: Big oil not so bad
Dear Editor, One of the platitudes being bandied about lately is, "oil people are greedy." A facile statement indeed, carrying a moral content that often serves to close the discussion. A final judgment; who can argue? Greed, like lust and gluttony is considered a sin against...
August 5, 2011 - 1:42am
July 9, 2011
School has free light bulbs
The Hudson School District is changing to 28 watt fluorescent light bulbs to save approximately $40,000/year in energy costs. Existing 32 watt T8 fluorescent light bulbs will be given away to the public on Wednesdays throughout the month of July between noon and 3 p.m. Bulbs may be...
July 9, 2011 - 4:16pm
May 11, 2011
Nuclear reactor comes back online
Several sources confirm that Unit 2 at the Prairie Island nuclear power plant on the Wisconsin-Minnesota border near Red Wing, came back online Wednesday, May 11, after it went into automatic shutdown mode early the morning of Monday, May 9. After investigation, officials believe...
May 11, 2011 - 4:39pm
April 6, 2011
Utility-bill deadline approaches
Wisconsinites behind on their utility bills are being advised to arrange a payment plan now or they could lose service starting April 15 - the end date of the state's annual winter moratorium on utility disconnections. Most people behind on their bill either will or already have...
April 6, 2011 - 4:47pm
March 30, 2011
Our View: Wind power - Energy solution or legal trouble?
A legal battle in northeastern St. Croix County highlights the difficult issues of wind-generated power. Talk to anyone and they will, in general terms, talk about wind power as a good, efficient and cheap energy source for the times -- be it today or tomorrow. Try finding a location...
March 30, 2011 - 11:49am
March 23, 2011
Our View: Despite Japan's disaster, nuclear energy still cleanest
We all sympathize with the victims of the recent earthquake in Japan. The earthquake, and following tsunami, was devastating. What may mostly impact our country, state and region is how Americans react to the nuclear power problems facing the Japanese. While those of us in Wisconsin...
March 23, 2011 - 1:49pm