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Former caregiver of Hudson man sentenced to five years in prison
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries; New Richmond man named 'person of interest'
crime and courts
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
The Bull never backs down: Former Raider fullback in fight of his life
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
November 30, 2015
Operation HELP still needs sponsors
Sponsors are still needed for Operation HELP’s Christmas Campaign for Kids that provides gifts, food and more to area families in need of...
November 30, 2015 - 10:43am
From Belarus to Hudson: Teacher, mother and grandmother makes a new home
Ludmila Andreyeva’s journey to Hudson from her home country Belarus is an interesting one that this rather shy former professor talks about...
November 30, 2015 - 10:11am
November 27, 2015
Our View: Give thanks daily, and especially at Thanksgiving
It may be Thanksgiving this week, but do we stop to really consider how thankful we should be? People are being challenged all the time — it could be financial problems, job insecurity, personal issues, and much more. Don’t let life’s problems, however, dominate your thoughts....
November 27, 2015 - 10:29am
Day by Day: If only being thankful would burn calories
I’ve said it before, Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. There’s no gifts or decorating - just food, lots of it and the time to enjoy it. This year Kevin and I will be on our own, and it must be a sign of age, but I don’t mind a bit. Dinner will still be turkey...
November 27, 2015 - 10:12am
November 25, 2015
Light-Up Night, Nov. 27, starts Hudson's holiday season
Light-Up Night is one of Hudson’s favorite holiday events. Santa and some of his elves are scheduled to arrive in downtown Hudson around 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 27 to officially light up the city and kick-off the season. The event is brought to you courtesy of many downtown and Hudson-area...
November 25, 2015 - 4:31pm
November 23, 2015
Steve Weekes inducted into Scouting museum
The North Star Museum of Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting announced that Hudsonite Steve Weekes is among this year’s inductees to its Founders...
November 23, 2015 - 11:18am
November 17, 2015
Community Ed schedules open gym time
The Hudson School District Community Education in collaboration with Hudson Hospital & Clinic, Catalyst Sports Medicine and PowerUp have...
November 17, 2015 - 12:31pm
November 16, 2015
RF family opens home to pregnant women in need
When Linda Amundson was just 21, she was facing an unplanned pregnancy. She sought help from Pregnancy Help Line in River Falls (currently...
November 16, 2015 - 9:13am
November 10, 2015
Support Christmas Child
This November Faith Community Church is organizing shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. Individuals, churches and community groups can pack...
November 10, 2015 - 8:03am
November 3, 2015
Christmas Campaign for Kids is about to start
For more than three decades Operation HELP has been helping provide a happy holiday season to area families in need of assistance. The annual...
November 3, 2015 - 10:58am
November 2, 2015
The Olsons’ forever house is nearing completion
Passersby have noticed the gradual transition of the stately late 19th century home at the corner of Third and St. Croix streets. First the...
November 2, 2015 - 12:15pm
October 31, 2015
Family musical event scheduled Monday
Families with young children birth to age eight are invited to attend the free Family Fun Musical Event coming to River Crest Elementary School...
October 31, 2015 - 12:37pm
October 29, 2015
Governor sees just what Turningpoint does
Scott Walker flew in from Madison for a special visit to River Falls Monday. The governor wasn’t stopping here on the way to somewhere else...
News/crime and courts
October 29, 2015 - 5:22pm
Day by Day: In a crazy world, who needs Halloween?
I’ve never made any bones (excuse the pun) about it - I HATE Halloween. First off, I have enough trouble looking good in clothes when I try. There is nothing appealing about dressng up to look bad or stupid. I don’t think I could ever pull off the sexy pumpkin look popular...
October 29, 2015 - 2:40pm
October 21, 2015
BLK collecting coats for kids
Basics for Local Kids is back for the sixth season of giving coats to local kids and they need your help. They are asking you to gather your...
October 21, 2015 - 8:58am