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UPDATE: District officials, police investigate Hudson High School bomb threat
Wisconsin roundup: Unexpected deficit in Walker budget proposal; EMT service expansion proposed in bill; 9 more state news stories
Spring Showcase features area businesses
Forum sheds light on School Board candidates
Wisconsin roundup: Officer among 4 slain in 'horrific act of violence'; Trump polling at 41 percent in first major state poll; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
Six Raiders all-state hockey
A helping hand for ducks
Raiders state champs!
Raider hockey reaches state title game
Hudson wrestlers fall in state quarterfinals
'Stepping Out' stands out on stage
Hudson author publishes first book
Houlton family standing by man's best friend on road to recovery
New gallery exhibition debuts at The Phipps, featuring local artists
Birkie canceled – but BirkieFest a success
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/13/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 4/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Elevator Cab, Fixtures, Doors, etc.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Kathleen J. Slaten Estate; Case No. 17PR23
Dale A. Reschke, 52
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Dale A. Reschke, 52
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Susan Hartl, 66
Can we talk? Healthier Together cannot be ignored
Letters: Give Trump a chance; Support for local candidates
Letters to the Editor for March 9, 2017
Where there’s a Will, there’s a way
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
January 8, 2015
St. Croix County residents recycle 123.1 pounds of material per person
Staff from the St. Croix County recycling program recently obtained collection data from the state Department of Natural Resources for all of Wisconsin’s nearly 1,060 municipal recycling programs. It showed that in 2013, county residents recycled at a household rate of 123.1...
January 8, 2015 - 10:43am
December 17, 2014
Walker championing tax relief while WTA says we're now 12th highest; budget crunch could cost jobs at UW-EC; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- As Wisconsinites receive their annual property tax bills, Gov. Scott Walker is traveling the state Wednesday to remind those folks what he and other Republicans did for them this year. Walker had news conferences planned in La Crosse, Eau Claire, Wausau, Milwaukee, and...
December 17, 2014 - 10:18am
December 12, 2014
Ceremonial weapons-ban tops list of veteran complaints; Tribes not expected to pounce on relaxed marijuana enforcement; 11 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- Veterans presented a list of grievances at the State Capitol Thursday. The list was wide-ranging but according to the Wisconsin Radio Network, the main beef appeared to be with the Eau Claire School District, which banned the use of ceremonial weapons on Veterans' Day...
December 12, 2014 - 9:33am
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