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Wisconsin roundup: Johnson finally holds town hall, sponsors OK with opponents; 9 more state news stories
Star Grants awarded; total more than $20,000
Hudson Middle School students win $10,000 in STEM competition
Semi truck pins car in Saturday crash
'Discover Wisconsin' will rediscover Hudson
crime and courts
Raiders sweep BRC track titles
Netters top North, 2nd at ECM
Track shines in BRC tune-up
Baseball loses wild one at NR
Hudson lacrosse stays busy
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
Garage Sale Map Hunter
National Space Day launched in Hudson
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
Law enforcement memorial ceremony set for Tuesday evening
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HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/12/17 Special Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/13/17 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 4/18/17 Council Organizational Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 4/10/17 Council Meeting Minutes
SUMMONS: John Spare v. Jimmie D. & Megan E. Johnson; Case No. 17-SC-671
Willetta Breault, 83
Mohsen Shoukry Yacoub, 72
John W. Beebe, 87
Robert W. Tuomala
Gerald H. Engeleiter, 65
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
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May 8, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson-area school gains national honors for 'green' efforts; 11 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A Hudson-area school and three other Wisconsin institutions have been named "Green Ribbon Schools" by the U.S. Department of Education....
May 8, 2017 - 8:34am
April 15, 2017
Fire destroys part of River City Metal
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF -- A fire that broke out at a rural Prescott business was still smoldering six hours after it started Saturday morning,...
April 15, 2017 - 8:53pm
April 14, 2017
VIDEO: Major apartment fire in Somerset Friday afternoon, nobody injured
A fire did severe damage to an apartment building in Somerset Friday afternoon. The Somerset Fire Department was called to a fire at 308 Willow...
April 14, 2017 - 6:54pm
March 22, 2017
Hudson crews knock down 2 fires
Firefighters battled two blazes last week in the Hudson area. The first fire was a detached garage at 362 Willow Lane in the town of Hudson....
March 22, 2017 - 8:45pm
January 31, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Beloit College leader after threats: ‘Let us reject hate;' UW advises Muslim students not to leave U.S.; and 11 more state news stories
BELOIT -- Beloit College president Scott Bierman tells his campus community, "Let us reject hate together." That's after threats against two students at campus dorm rooms since last Friday. The private school says an anti-Semitic note was slipped past the door of a student's room...
January 31, 2017 - 7:36am
January 16, 2017
Police: Wis. man dies after setting off explosion in apartment building
RICE LAKE, Wis. -- A Rice Lake, Wis., man died after apparently following through on his threat to set off an explosion in his apartment late...
January 16, 2017 - 6:03pm
December 28, 2016
Pole shed, truck destroyed in St. Joe fire
A pole shed and a pickup truck were destroyed by fire Wednesday morning in the town of St. Joseph. Firefighters said no one was hurt in the fire...
December 28, 2016 - 12:52pm
December 13, 2016
UPDATE: I-94 cleared after truck fire
ROBERTS -- A semi truck fire about a mile east of the Roberts exit this morning slowed traffic to a halt along I-94 in Western Wisconsin for...
December 13, 2016 - 1:43pm
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