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Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs.challenger Odeen
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Internet safety: a conversation parents and kids must have
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
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
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
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
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
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
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
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