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River Falls man recovering from suicide attempt
Wisconsin roundup: No charges yet in Saudi student's death; top Senate Dem tells GOP to solve own road problems; 8 more state news stories
PHOTOS: Candlelight Stroll has downtown burning bright
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
Hudson Hospital Rehabilitation Center adds dry needling service
crime and courts
Raider wrestlers pass first BRC test
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
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
PHOTOS: Retailers go all out on window decor
Classic Christmas tale finds home on The Phipps stage
Light Up Night brings Santa to Hudson
arts and entertainment
PUBLIC NOTICE: Bass Lake Management Plan Review
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 10/12/16 Special Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-07 (Adopt 2017 Budget)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Barbara J. Smrdel Estate; Case No 16PR90
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-06 (Library Tax Exemption Request)
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Protesters win Pyrrhic victory
Small is good business
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 1, 2016
A lot to be thankful for this year
Trump should not pursue Clinton
Real Estate Showcase
December 26, 2013
Battle lines already forming over Walker's rumored income tax cuts; Trempealeau marathoner joins elite club; more state briefs
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker is preparing Wisconsinites for a discussion about tax cuts as he stands for re-election next fall. He's laying out a host of possibilities for the state budget he would propose in 2015 if he wins a second term. Options include getting rid of the state...
December 26, 2013 - 9:23am
December 23, 2013
Ashland snowfalls exceeds 2 feet; throng of canines rescued from condemned house; 13 more state stories
While many in Wisconsin scraped and shoveled five to nine inches of snow on Sunday, folks in the far north are dealing with considerably more. The National Weather Service said Ashland had received 23 inches of snow as of 6:30 a.m., Monday including five inches overnight. Brule...
December 23, 2013 - 9:18am
December 16, 2013
Hotel fire displaces 30 at Wausau; Walker grabs brief spotlight on 'Meet the Press'; more state news
WAUSAU -- Up to 30 long-term residents lost their homes in a weekend fire at the Wausau Days Inn, located north of the fairgrounds on the city's northwest side. Officials said Sunday that the blaze started in a plumbing-and-electrical space between two rooms at the Days Inn on Wausau's...
December 16, 2013 - 9:34am
October 31, 2013
Fire department called to I-94 crash and chimney fire Wednesday evening
The Hudson Fire Department was called out twice Wednesday evening, Oct. 30. At 5:56 p.m., the department responded to a one-vehicle crash on westbound I-94 near the 14th Street on-ramp. Law enforcement officers, St. Croix Emergency Medical Services and Lower St. Croix Valley...
October 31, 2013 - 9:48am
October 10, 2013
Barn in town of Troy goes up in flames
The cause of a fire that consumed a barn at 609 Swedish Mission Road west of River Falls between county roads M and MM Wednesday night, Oct....
October 10, 2013 - 9:57am
October 3, 2013
Lightning hits gas line at Krattley Lane residence
Lighting struck a chain link fence next to an underground natural gas line at a town of Hudson residence Wednesday night, causing the gas line to rupture and send flames shooting into the air. The Hudson Fire Department was called to the Ronald and Kathy Hanke home at 373 Krattley...
October 3, 2013 - 1:28pm
September 20, 2013
Walker unveils plans to curb public assistance fraud; Town of Gordon firehall destroyed; More state news briefs
Gov. Scott Walker has announced a half dozen policy changes aimed at curbing fraud in Wisconsin's public assistance programs. The governor...
September 20, 2013 - 11:56am
September 16, 2013
Fire destroys NH home; homeowner injured
The fire early Saturday morning destroyed a home at 722 Pine St. No. in North Hudson. The home is owned by Pamela and Gregory Stene. Gregory...
September 16, 2013 - 9:53am
Wisconsin fire's wrath was swift, severe
BARNES, Wis. -- Bob Gotelaere's outhouse was still on fire Wednesday morning when he drove around roadblocks to check his home near Ellison Lake. But...
May 16, 2013 - 9:21am
May 15, 2013
UPDATED(4:20 p.m.) Hotline established for individuals affected by Germann Road fire
GORDON -- The Department of Natural Resources has established a hotline which residents potentially impacted by the Germann Road Fire in Douglas...
May 15, 2013 - 3:07pm
May 1, 2013
Feds involved in Roberts school fire investigation; $5,000 reward offered for arsonist's arrest
The upper Midwest field office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced Wednesday that it is offering a reward of...
May 1, 2013 - 4:43pm
April 22, 2013
Woman injured in Hudson townhouse fire
A Hudson woman was taken to a Twin Cities hospital as the result of a fire at her townhouse at 1437 Tall Grass Street on Sunday just before noon. The...
April 22, 2013 - 9:35am
April 18, 2013
Breakfast at the fire station draws a crowd
Between 800 and 900 people attended the pancake breakfast fundraiser at the Hudson Fire Hall Sunday morning in spite of the freezing rain and...
April 18, 2013 - 2:32pm
April 11, 2013
Fire department offers healthy breakfast, bicycle prize
The annual pancake breakfast fundraiser for the Hudson Fire Department will have a theme this year. The focus will be on health and wellness...
April 11, 2013 - 2:51pm
March 18, 2013
Pre-dawn fire destroys riverside home near Houlton
Some 70 firefighters from six departments spent several hours early Sunday fighting a house fire in an isolated neighborhood overlooking the...
March 18, 2013 - 1:43pm