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‘Ongoing conference’ provides young entrepreneurs with room for imagination
Volunteers needed to ring the bell for the Salvation Army
Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
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
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
Retailers go all out on window decor
Classic Christmas tale finds home on The Phipps stage
Light Up Night brings Santa to Hudson
Operation HELP’s Christmas Campaign for Kids is underway
arts and entertainment
SUMMONS: US Bank v. Leslie E. Harter Larson; Case No. 16-CV-356
SUMMONS: Wells Fargo v. Ronald J. Esparza; Case No. 16-CV-398
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 12/15/16 at St. Croix Self Service Storage, North Hudson
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/9/17 Public Hearing - Friese Properties Rezone
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/10/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
MaryAnn (Kinney) Pattison, 92
Diane J. DeWitte, 62
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Diane J. DeWitte, 62
Gerald W. Schlief
Trump should not pursue Clinton
Letters to the Editor Nov. 23
'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
What we learned from our brothers
Letters to the Editor Nov. 17, 2016
Real Estate Showcase
December 1, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW System chancellors seeking more funding; hand recounts for majority of counties; 8 more state news stories
OSHKOSH -- After absorbing budget cuts in 10 of the last 12 years, chancellors in the University of Wisconsin System are hoping lawmakers will give them a little more money this time. The system is asking for an additional $42 million from the state. UW Madison Chancellor Rebecca...
December 1, 2016 - 11:06am
September 6, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW report: Recession's 'long shadow' finally lifts in Wisconsin; U.S. Labor Secretary: Labor Day is more than honoring work; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- "The long shadow of the Great Recession is finally lifting in Wisconsin." Those are the first words in a new report on the state's workforce from the UW Madison Center on Wisconsin Strategy. The liberal think tank says the state's recovery remains "comparatively unimpressive"...
News/crime and courts
September 6, 2016 - 8:50am
September 5, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Mondovi police looking for damaged SUV which totaled 3 vehicles; Sun Prairie man dies in domestic incident; and 10 more state news stories
MONDOVI -- Mondovi police are pretty confident they will find the late-model Jeep Grand Cherokee they're looking for. It should have a lot of damage to its front end. They want to talk to the driver who totaled three parked vehicles at about 1 a.m. Sunday, then drove away from the...
News/crime and courts
September 5, 2016 - 10:17am
August 24, 2016
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Crews from at least three departments responded Wednesday morning to a structure fire in rural Hudson. Fire destroyed a trailer home at 1089...
August 24, 2016 - 10:37am
August 18, 2016
Overnight, River Falls area house goes up in flames
Just after 1 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, River Falls firefighters were sent to a house fire at 653 Tradition Trail in the town of Troy. A neighbor...
August 18, 2016 - 9:46am
July 5, 2016
Fatal crash involved 7 survivors from Wisconsin; watchful resident spots alleged arsonist in action; group seeks federal funds to ship logs; 10 more state news stories
NORTH BRANCH-- Seven Wisconsin residents were involved in a three-vehicle crash in eastern Minnesota that killed a pair of motorcyclists. Forty-four-year-old Mark Lindstrom of Pulaski, his wife Katherine, and three of their children ages 10 to 15 all had non-life threatening injuries...
July 5, 2016 - 8:00am
April 13, 2016
St. Joseph home destroyed by fire
The home of Penny and Fred Riermann at 1466 78th St., St. Joseph Township, was destroyed by a late afternoon fire, Wednesday, April 6. According...
April 13, 2016 - 3:37pm
February 29, 2016
Update: North Hudson house goes up in flames
A North Hudson family is without a home after fire ravaged their two-story residence at the corner of Summit and Krattley lanes on Monday evening....
February 29, 2016 - 8:38pm
Baldwin apartment fire displaces 2 residents
Two people were displaced from their Baldwin apartment on Wednesday after fire destroyed the unit. The residents, a woman and her son, were unable to return to the apartment at 830 11th Ave. after fire, which was first reported at 5:37 p.m. Hammond-Baldwin-Woodville United...
October 29, 2015 - 9:20am
October 21, 2015
Fire guts town of Hudson building
A woodworking shop on a rural Hudson property was destroyed late Tuesday after fire swept through the structure. “It just happened so quickly,”...
October 21, 2015 - 11:34am
October 16, 2015
North Hudson fire call disrupts Friday afternoon traffic
The Hudson Fire Department was called to 331 6th St. No. (Hwy 35) at about 2:15 Friday afternoon for a report of smoke in the structure. As it...
October 16, 2015 - 3:16pm
August 27, 2015
Firefighters called to Hudson's Pier 500
Lunch hour at a popular Hudson restaurant was interrupted Thursday after a brief electrical fire on the building’s roof. Hudson firefighters...
August 27, 2015 - 2:52pm
March 18, 2015
Fire damages North Hudson structure Wednesday afternoon
The Hudson Fire Department responded to a fire at 420 5th St. No. in North Hudson at about 3 p.m. Wednesday (March 18). The home is owned...
March 18, 2015 - 3:54pm
February 15, 2015
UPDDATE: Firefighters rescue man from Hudson house fire
Hudson firefighters rescued a man from the basement of a burning house at 1130 Namekagon Loop on Sunday afternoon. A neighbor, Kip Lomnes,...
February 15, 2015 - 5:47pm
January 14, 2015
Fire destroys wood-storage shed at Glenwood City firm
GLENWOOD CITY — A Tuesday night fire on Tuesday night destroyed an unheated pole building at Misty Meadows Wood Products, 751 Seventh St., on the southeast side of the village. Firefighters were alerted to the blaze just after 7 p.m. and flames were showing with the first unit...
January 14, 2015 - 4:27pm