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Wisconsin roundup: No charges yet in Saudi student's death; top Senate Dem tells GOP to solve own road problems; 8 more state news stories
PHOTOS: Candlelight Stroll has downtown burning bright
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
Hudson Hospital Rehabilitation Center adds dry needling service
Area officials brace for Wisconsin recount of Nov. 8 election
crime and courts
Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Raider football playoff run ends
Raider boys run to sectional title
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
PHOTOS: Retailers go all out on window decor
Classic Christmas tale finds home on The Phipps stage
Light Up Night brings Santa to Hudson
arts and entertainment
PUBLIC NOTICE: Bass Lake Management Plan Review
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 10/12/16 Special Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-07 (Adopt 2017 Budget)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Barbara J. Smrdel Estate; Case No 16PR90
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-06 (Library Tax Exemption Request)
Marie Delores Hansen, 83
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Gerald W. Schlief
Arnold R. Bertelsen Jr., 88
Helen T. Faust, 83
Small is good business
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 1, 2016
A lot to be thankful for this year
Trump should not pursue Clinton
Letters to the Editor Nov. 23
Real Estate Showcase
December 11, 2014
CLARIFICATION: EPA leader 'perplexed' by state's reliance on coal it doesn't produce; alleged drunk driver blames 'beer-batter' fish; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MILWAUKEE -- It was in answering an audience member's question, following a formal presentation to business leaders at Milwaukee's University Club, that the Environmental Protection Agency's Midwest regional administrator said she was "perplexed by the premise embedded in (a) question"...
December 11, 2014 - 3:54pm
December 1, 2014
AG Gas develops possible game-changing farm technology
Hudson businessman Stewart Erickson says he’s found a way to boost production and quality for a variety of crops -- while also slashing water...
December 1, 2014 - 7:00am
November 30, 2014
HHS ag teacher takes hands-on learning to new heights
For a lot of local folks, Cindy Landers is the go-to teacher when it comes to growing things in Hudson -- whether it is a school forest, baby...
November 30, 2014 - 7:00am
November 24, 2014
Group will assess impact of industrial sand mining in western Wisconsin
As industrial sand mining continues its rapid growth in western Wisconsin, communities face many questions about the potential health risks and benefits of mining operations. Over the next 18 months, the Institute for Wisconsin’s Health will work with 14 health departments...
November 24, 2014 - 3:13pm
November 12, 2014
Rain garden planned for Cinder Lot at Willow River Elementary
Construction of a new rain garden on the Cinder Lot, kitty-corner to Willow River Elementary School, is in the works. The city of Hudson...
November 12, 2014 - 1:53pm
September 25, 2014
Timber! Giant cottonwoods come down
The project to add parking along First Street got underway last week with the removal of trees from spots where the new diagonal spaces will...
September 25, 2014 - 12:44pm
August 21, 2014
Special speakers and activities planned for Willow River State Park on Saturday
The St. Croix Valley Bird Club and the Willow River Organization for Wildlife Learning have teamed to bring Dr. Stanley Temple, UW-Madison emeritus...
August 21, 2014 - 12:36pm
Oil executive says frac drilling will solve oil issues
Despite its controversial reputation, oil executive Ken DeCubellis said using hydraulic fracturing technology to harvest crude oil from repositories...
August 21, 2014 - 12:28pm
July 11, 2014
Native American celebration and concert featured at RiverFest
The week-long celebration, River Fest: Party with a Purpose, will feature Native American dance, art, music, and activities at Lakefront Park...
July 11, 2014 - 9:30am
July 10, 2014
Church coalition urges prison reforms; No revelations within newly-released Doe probe documents; 15 more state stories
No bomb-shells came out Wednesday, when a federal court released 14 more pages of sealed documents in the Walker John Doe probe. The records included arguments from prosecutors about why they should be immune from the Wisconsin Club for Growth's federal lawsuit which sought to end...
July 10, 2014 - 12:09pm
July 7, 2014
Inspirational celebration, bike trips and cleanups planned for RiverFest
Several activities are planned for this year’s RiverFest to attract people of all ages and different levels of interest to the riverfront. RiverFest:...
July 7, 2014 - 9:07am
June 26, 2014
St. Joseph takes aim at new land-use plan’s scope
St. Joseph Township officially waded into the deep, changeable waters of updated comprehensive planning last week with the first public meeting devoted to a new plan’s scope. The town’s last comprehensive plan was approved in 2006, before details of the pending $60 million...
June 26, 2014 - 10:32am
June 25, 2014
Teaching couple raises awareness about winged travelers
John and Patty Mueller will be traveling to Costa Rica for three weeks in July as a part of burgeoning effort to raise awareness about the countless...
June 25, 2014 - 3:22pm
June 13, 2014
Trail camera photographs bear in the town of Hudson
A black bear was caught on camera ambling down a trail in the town of Hudson a couple of weeks ago. Omar Reece, who lives on Golden Oaks Road...
June 13, 2014 - 12:47pm