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Wisconsin roundup: Democrats want federal monitoring of state elections; suspended UW student returns to court on sex allegations; 9 more state news stories
Hudson officer reflects on crash
UPDATE: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs. challenger Odeen
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
For president, none of the above
He’s finally here
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Real Estate Showcase
September 6, 2013
Walker cancels $500,000 grant to sportsman's group; moldy Chobani products recalled; 10 more state stories
MADISON -- A politically connected group will not get a state grant to encourage more Wisconsinites to go hunting and fishing. Gov. Scott Walker Thursday night canceled the $500,000 grant awarded eight days ago to the United Sportsmen Foundation.
September 6, 2013 - 9:16am
September 4, 2013
Local United Ways will span the river in campaign kick-off
United Way of Washington County-East in Stillwater and United Way St. Croix Valley in Hudson are teaming up for the fall United Way fundraising campaign kickoff event. The event, called “Hands Across the River,” will be a photo opportunity featuring approximately 200 volunteers...
September 4, 2013 - 3:31pm
D-Spot brings its wings and burgers to Ellie's
A popular Maplewood, Minn., restaurant is now offering its chicken wings at Ellie's on Main Sports Bar in downtown Hudson. Ellie's has invited...
September 4, 2013 - 2:51pm
'Harvest Fest' dinner set in Clayton Sept. 15
CLAYTON—Cabbage rolls, ham and homemade pies are on the menu at the upcoming Holy Trinity Orthodox Church annual harvest festival. Serving...
September 4, 2013 - 11:59am
August 22, 2013
Pepper Fest eating contests: 'Swallow, don't chew'
Eating is one of the big features of Pepper Fest whether you are stopping by for your own meal or one of those who rise to the challenge of participating...
August 22, 2013 - 11:32am
August 14, 2013
Pizza! Pizza! Little Caesars opens this week
Wednesday, Aug. 14, at 11 a.m., David and Denise Lay opened their Little Caesars Pizza shop in Hudson. The couple is from Hammond and have been...
August 14, 2013 - 1:40pm
August 1, 2013
MARGARET'S MUSINGS: A woman's history in the freezer
The subject of this column has changed three times since I started it. Last Thursday night as I tried to gain much needed sleep, visions of brightly colored frozen fruits and vegetables danced in my head. With each, a bit more sadness crept into my sleepy consciousness.
August 1, 2013 - 10:20am
July 22, 2013
Stone Tap opens after massive renovation, 1875 building revealed
History is being made again at 517 Second St. The Stone Tap opened to the public July 1. It is the latest incarnation in a building dating back...
July 22, 2013 - 9:24am
July 18, 2013
Summer picnic at United Methodist July 20
Hudson United Methodist Church is hosting summer picnic including a silent auction, brat fry and ice cream social. The St. Croix Valley Polka...
July 18, 2013 - 3:12pm
July 16, 2013
Downtown Hudson is thriving: it's time to plan for the future
This week, if you are a business downtown owner you may receive a visit from a member of the Parking Committee, a group made up of representatives from the city of Hudson and the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau. They are completing the second phase of gathering data...
July 16, 2013 - 11:40pm
Afton's Strawberry Fest June 22-23
The Afton Strawberry fest will be held from from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23 in downtown historic...
June 16, 2013 - 4:23am
June 14, 2013
Pie and ice cream social June 18 at New Centerville
New Centerville United Methodist Church, 36 County Road Y, east of River Falls is hosting a Pie & Ice Cream Social, 5-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June...
June 14, 2013 - 1:25pm
May 31, 2013
German Settlement Ice Cream Social June 9
The German Settlement Heritage Society is planning an old fashioned ice cream social Sunday, June 9, 3-6 p.m. at 837 County N, near Hudson. ...
May 31, 2013 - 9:43am
May 30, 2013
Tickle your taste buds at Cherry Berry, grand opening tomorrow
Family ties bring Cherry Berry to Hudson. Larry Norheim was born and raised in Bismarck, N.D., never leaving, except during the four years he...
May 30, 2013 - 12:19pm
May 17, 2013
United Fund of Troy donates to Food Cupboard
The United Fund of Troy Township recently donated $906.50 to the Christian Food Cupboard of Hudson. Over $6,900 from 95 residents of the township will be distributed to 13 agencies serving the local area. The United Fund of Troy Township is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded...
May 17, 2013 - 8:55am