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Cichy readying for NFL draft
Three in a row for girls hoops
Gymnasts 4th at RF Invite
Boy skate to three more wins
Wrestlers second at Stillwater
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
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Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
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LIEN SALE NOTICE: 1/27/18, Eagle Storage - Hudson
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: John Patrick O'Neill Estate; Case No. 17-PR-117
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/11/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Edrys A. Heywood Estate; Case No. 18-PR-1
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 1/31/18, 4 pm; St. Croix Self Service Storage
Dr. Megan Hejny finds new dream job
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine
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Jay P. Sperry
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February 23, 2011
Troy puts moratorium on wind turbines
At its board meeting Thursday, Feb.
February 23, 2011 - 1:44pm
February 9, 2011
Governor's planned wind farm rule gets public hearing
A public hearing was held Wednesday on Governor Scott Walker's latest effort to limit the locating of new wind energy farms in Wisconsin. The Legislature's rules committee took testimony on a plan to change a rule recently passed by the Public Service Commission. It said wind turbines...
February 9, 2011 - 3:29pm
December 24, 2010
Owner of house with no furnace is staying warm
December 24, 2010 - 10:02am
December 15, 2010
Legislator wants to audit Focus On Energy program
Senate Republican Rob Cowles of Green Bay says before the Legislature agrees to give the program more money, he wants to make sure Wisconsin's Focus On Energy program is actually doing what it claims. The FOE efficiency programs are funded by surcharges on people's electric bills....
December 15, 2010 - 11:42am
Feds scrutinize Prairie Island nuclear plant
Federal regulators will hold a meeting this week to inquire into what's being done to resolve employee performance concerns at the Prairie Island nuclear plant, just across the Mississippi river from Prescott. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says it wants a discussion of human...
December 15, 2010 - 11:40am
November 22, 2010
Businessmen venture down energy audit path
Two Hudson businessmen decided they wanted to take their careers a different direction and are now operating an area franchise of Pro Energy...
November 22, 2010 - 7:39am
November 19, 2010
Sun Control equals energy efficiency
Sun Control: The name pretty much spells out the service. The company recently opened a Hudson location, with Hudson native Brian Rosenberger...
November 19, 2010 - 12:26pm
November 18, 2010
Hudson School District is Energy Star
The Hudson School District has been recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as an Energy Star Leader for improving its energy...
November 18, 2010 - 4:22pm
November 4, 2010
Wind turbine plan whips up a controversy in Forest
A proposal to construct a wind turbine network in the Town of Forest, east of New Richmond, isn't being met with universal support. A number of local residents have been attending Town of Forest Board and Planning Commission meetings over the past few weeks to voice their displeasure...
November 4, 2010 - 2:15pm
October 23, 2010
UW-RF study looks at wind power possibilities
Is there enough strong, steady wind at the university's Mann Valley Lab Farm in the town of Troy to justify building commercial turbines that...
October 23, 2010 - 9:55am
December 5, 2008
Honeywell will plan energy savings for city
Honeywell Inc. will prepare a detailed plan for reducing Hudson's energy costs under an $8,400 contract approved by the City Council on Nov.
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
More energy needed in western Wisconsin for homes than anywhere else in country
Folks in western and southeast Wisconsin need more energy to heat and cool their homes than anywhere else in the country. That's according to a new study from the University of Michigan. It looked at heating and cooling degree days for the nation's 50-largest metro areas for a 30-year...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Solar energy is becoming big business for local companies
Craig Tarr has grown mildly impatient with people who ask what the payback is on the solar energy systems he designs. "I don't like to discuss things in terms of payback," he says. "My question to that is, when you bought your plasma TV was there a payback? Or did you do it because...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
State has doled out over $7 million for renewable energy projects
Wisconsin businesses have received more than $7 million in state funds this year to turn things like waste into fuel. Gov. Jim Doyle went to Wausau Tuesday to announce the latest renewable-energy grants from the state's Energy Independence Fund. American Science and Technology in...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
Park Falls paper mill gets grant to help create energy from pulp waste
A Park Falls papermill plans to use a $30 million federal grant to help create all the energy it uses. The Flambeau River company is working on a first-of-its-kind facility in which pulp byproducts create the bio-fuels used in the paper-making process. Chief Executive Officer Butch...
July 17, 2008 - 9:00am