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Senators push legislation to solve student debt crisis
Corrections to school levy story
Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
Dr. Chu brings traditional acupuncture to Hudson
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Hunter safety class registration set for Sept. 13 in Somerset
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
The conversation about mental health is opening up
Hudson Scoutmaster has 50 years of service
Hudson woman competes in Miss Wisconsin USA
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 21)
PROBATE NOTICE: Marylyn M Apel Estate; Case No. 16PR73
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington v. Shari A. Nord; Case No. 15-CV-593
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Qualifications - Professional Services
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Solar Garden)
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Sally Ann Bethke, 80
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
The ‘new normal’ is routine
Allow me to reintroduce ourselves
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
Real Estate Showcase
May 20, 2014
Challenge to Alabama abortion law parallels pending Wisconsin case; 2-plus inches rain fell near Menomonie; 12 more state stories
A federal court trial is underway in Alabama in a lawsuit against a state abortion law that's similar to what's being challenged in Wisconsin. Testimony began Monday in a lawsuit which seeks to kill an Alabama law that forces abortion doctors to have local hospital admitting privileges. A...
May 20, 2014 - 9:21am
May 5, 2014
Update: Lakeland fire victim ID'd as 50-year-old woman
Washington County, Minn., authorities have identified the victim at a fatal house fire in Lakeland early Saturday as Nicole Ann Ritzer, age 50 Sheriff's department Cmdr. Brian Mueller said the cause of the fire is still undetermined. Firefighters from Lower St. Croix and Hudson...
May 5, 2014 - 4:20pm
April 10, 2014
Fire destroys garage, damages home on Highview Road
A fire Tuesday evening, April 8, destroyed an attached garage and damaged the house at 330 Highview Road in the town of Hudson. The Hudson Fire...
April 10, 2014 - 12:45pm
March 27, 2014
UPDATE: Troy fire severely damages house on Glover
Flames were visible near the porch and side of a town of Troy house at 351 N. Glover Road just after 8:30 a.m. Thursday, March 27. The property...
March 27, 2014 - 9:20am
January 14, 2014
UPDATE: Fire destroys next-generation Glenhaven complex
GLENWOOD CITY -- A pre-dawn fire Tuesday destroyed a large portion of a $9.7 million building complex under construction, which would have eventually...
January 14, 2014 - 9:04am
January 7, 2014
Woman dies from injuries in blaze; State Trooper recognized for life-saving attempt
A 66-year-old Roberts woman died from injuries sustained in a Jan. 7 trailer home fire, and a Wisconsin State Trooper has been recognized for...
January 7, 2014 - 8:35pm
December 20, 2013
Most school union members vote to stay organized; couple seeing red over Lemon Law finding; 10 more state stories
MADISON -- Hundreds of Wisconsin public school unions have decided to stay in business for one more year, even with their very limited bargaining powers. Voting ended Thursday for about 400 unions that represent teachers, support staffers, and school office employees. State officials...
December 20, 2013 - 9:24am
December 11, 2013
Dairy leaders decry bovine abuse caught on video; Fire damages stores downtown Ripon; more state news
Wisconsin dairy leaders are condemning the animal abuse videotaped at a large farm in Brown County. An investigator from Mercy for Animals taped incidents at the Wiese Brothers Farm near Greenleaf in which cows were kicked, whipped and suspended in the air. State veterinarian Paul...
December 11, 2013 - 9:25am
Five departments battle wind, flames in dairy barn blaze
Two farm-related fires within 15 minutes of one another had crews from Prescott, River Falls and Ellsworth scrambling to help. The first call...
September 11, 2013 - 4:16pm
July 22, 2013
UPDATE: Household goods destroyed in garage fire at 359 Baer Drive
A fire early Monday morning caused structural damage to a three-car, detached garage at 359 Baer Drive and destroyed many of the household goods...
July 22, 2013 - 7:37am
July 18, 2013
UPDATE: Fire destroys house on Edgewood Drive
A home at 316 Edgewood Drive in the town of Hudson is a near complete loss following a fire Thursday afternoon, July 18. The Hudson Fire Department...
July 18, 2013 - 5:36pm
Coachman Supper Club damaged in fire
At 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16, the Baldwin Fire Department was dispatched to a structural fire at the Coachman Supper Club. According...
July 18, 2013 - 8:30am
May 2, 2013
Suspect arrested in SCC school fire
Roberts Police Chief Dan Burgess announced Thursday evening (May 2) that a suspect has been arrested following the investigation of the St. Croix...
May 2, 2013 - 10:28pm
May 1, 2013
Location found for SCC elementary classes
After a Tuesday, April 30, fire closed St. Croix Central Elementary, district officials have been searching for a place to hold classes for the remainder of the school year. District Superintendent David Bradley said the district has identified Rolling Ridges Girl Scout Camp, located...
May 1, 2013 - 4:39pm
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
ROBERTS -- Officials with the St. Croix Central School District say extensive fire damage at the Roberts elementary school will prevent it from...
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am