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‘Ongoing conference’ provides young entrepreneurs with room for imagination
Volunteers needed to ring the bell for the Salvation Army
Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Raider boys run to sectional title
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
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
SUMMONS: US Bank v. Leslie E. Harter Larson; Case No. 16-CV-356
SUMMONS: Wells Fargo v. Ronald J. Esparza; Case No. 16-CV-398
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 12/15/16 at St. Croix Self Service Storage, North Hudson
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/9/17 Public Hearing - Friese Properties Rezone
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/10/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
MaryAnn (Kinney) Pattison, 92
Diane J. DeWitte, 62
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Diane J. DeWitte, 62
Gerald W. Schlief
Trump should not pursue Clinton
Letters to the Editor Nov. 23
'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
What we learned from our brothers
Letters to the Editor Nov. 17, 2016
Real Estate Showcase
November 10, 2015
Hudson restaurants battle for best burger
Big Guys BBQ, Dick’s Bar and Grill, Postmarke Grille, Seasons Tavern, and Stone Tap Gastropub will host this year’s Burger Battle, a competition...
November 10, 2015 - 10:55am
October 27, 2015
Donate to Backpack Program
First American Bank, 2424 Monetary Blvd., suite 107, recently donated $500 through their Denim with a Cause program, to the Hudson Backpack Program. The...
October 27, 2015 - 11:44am
October 17, 2015
New Hudson Jersey Mike’s Subs lives ‘neighborhood deli’ vision
Marty Simmons didn’t know that Jersey Mike’s Subs was born six decades ago as a rustic neighborhood storefront in the shadow of ocean boardwalks...
October 17, 2015 - 2:17pm
October 16, 2015
Getting it right: Smilin’ Moose deck and patio open at last
The new outdoor deck and patio at the Smilin’ Moose Lodge Bar & Grill opened in time for the people who flocked to downtown Hudson...
October 16, 2015 - 10:48am
October 11, 2015
Scandinavian Fest is Oct. 16, 17
Judy Rogers is all smiles as she forms lefse dough into balls in preparation for Bethel Lutheran Church's annual Scandinavian Food Fest. The...
October 11, 2015 - 11:39am
October 10, 2015
Volunteers prepare 217,728 meals in 2 days
Hundreds of Hudson area community members worked to feed thousands of starving children in the developing world last weekend. Through a partnership...
October 10, 2015 - 10:23am
September 28, 2015
Backpack program delivers for students and families
The Backpack Program began in 2007 when a school counselor at E.P. Rock Elementary School expressed concern to members of her church about children coming to school hungry, especially after weekends. Three Hudson churches, United Methodist, Mt. Zion Lutheran, and the First Presbyterian,...
September 28, 2015 - 11:53am
September 21, 2015
New Guv's Place completes North Hudson destination 'triangle'
Landmark Houlton sports bar Guv’s Place is moving to a busy North Hudson business enclave and is working with two like-minded neighbors to...
September 21, 2015 - 8:03am
August 19, 2015
Kozy Korner, Mudds 'N Sudds top Pepper Fest eating contests
The Kozy Korner and Mudds N Sudds teams claimed first place in Pepper Fest’s spaghetti and pepper-eating contests last weekend, repeating their...
August 19, 2015 - 4:42pm
August 2, 2015
Orchard will devote time to banquets, gatherings
The Orchard, a Baldwin restaurant owned by Hudsonite Dick Pearson, announced last week that it will be changing its business plan and will no longer operate the business as a public restaurant. Instead, the business will be dedicated as an events center, hosting weddings, banquets,...
News/crime and courts
August 2, 2015 - 11:25am
July 16, 2015
Winery planning for August opening
Winemaker Vincent Negret seems resigned to the uncertainties of starting a new business these days. “It’s always something that you don’t...
July 16, 2015 - 12:32pm
July 9, 2015
Jason Fields wins 8th Booster hot dog eating championship
The Vulcan Krewe from the St. Paul Winter Carnival blew a lot of hot air in support of their entrant in the 16th annual Booster Days Hot Dog...
July 9, 2015 - 11:39am
June 27, 2015
Valley House then; Big Guys BBQ now
The Valley House was a home-grown community hub for decades on Hwy. 35 north of North Hudson, and its new owners vow to continue that tradition...
June 27, 2015 - 11:11am
June 11, 2015
Hudson women among top finishers at all-natural bodybuilding tourney
After months of brutal weight training, strict diets and occasional team-conquered confidence lapses, three Hudson women did themselves proud...
June 11, 2015 - 11:00am
May 28, 2015
Pita Pit satisfies hunger for fresh and healthy food
Hudson residents now have a healthier alternative to traditional fast food. The first Pita Pit in western Wisconsin opened last week at...
May 28, 2015 - 9:58am