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Immigrants' Day at St. Patrick School
CALENDAR: What activities are going on this week?
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Tuesday, May 23 Raider roundup
UWRF Page golf outing June 19
Hudson girls regional track champs
Hudson sweeps BRC track titles
Community collaboration colors Hudson
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
EMS invites community in during EMS Week
arts and entertainment
AD FOR BIDS: Colfax Health and Rehab Center - Memory Care Facility
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/17 JRB Meeting & Hearing re: TID No. 5
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/19/17 Hearing - Proposed Zoning Code Amendments
AMENDED SUMMONS: NYCB v. Thomas E. Tesmar III, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-158
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
Sandra Storrs Begin, 64
Ronald D. "Bud" Iverson
Sandra Begin, 64
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Willetta Breault, 83
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Hope that does not fade away
Letters to the Editor: Trump presidency is history repeating; Thanks for Hudson teachers
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
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AG dislikes lawmaker tinkering with new DNA collection law; thieves net workers' personal data; more state news
MADISON -- Wisconsin's attorney general says he wants lawmakers to fix the problems they caused, when they watered down his plan to make those arrested for felonies give their DNA to police. Lawmakers concerned about invasions of privacy required that local agencies hold onto most...
December 27, 2013 - 8:43am
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