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Wisconsin roundup: Walker pitches state's insurance-for-poor plan to Trump; 3 more die in snowmobile crashes; 10 more state news stories
FFA is about more than farming
New name, new initiatives for United Way food center
River Crest students support friends near and far
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders roll to sectional hockey title
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
A life lived inventing: Local scientist inducted into Inventors Hall of Fame
Twenty-year military journey ends in Hudson
UW Success by 6: parents and caregivers make all the difference
Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - New Pavilion/ Restroom
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Skid Unit
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/9/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: Beer License Application - Cracked Barrel Winery
TOWN OF ROCK ELM: Ad For Bids - 170th Street TRID Project
Michael G. Peterson, 71
Douglas Ray, 42
Charlene Adele Wold, 49
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Real Estate Showcase
Garden club meets April 3
Mark Armstead, assistant retail manager and grower at Linder's Garden Centers will speak at the April meeting of the Hudson Home and Garden Club. Armstead, with a degree in botany, has been in the horticulture industry for 25 years and has been featured on local radio and television...
March 28, 2012 - 9:01am
March 21, 2012
It must be spring already
In the unseasonably warm weather this mid-March a bundle of crocuses decided to rear their beautiful blooms at the corner of Vine and Third streets...
March 21, 2012 - 3:12pm
March 19, 2012
Home, remodeling, garden show set March 23, 24
The 29th annual Home, Remodeling and Garden Show is scheduled Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24, at the Hudson Sports & Civic Center on Hanley Road in Hudson. The show is open to the public on Friday, March 23, from 4 to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, March 24, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission...
March 19, 2012 - 9:09am
March 8, 2012
Community gardens - successes and challenges - forum March 29
Over the past few years, there has been increased interest and activity in community gardens in our area. Some of these gardens have individual...
March 8, 2012 - 4:18pm
March 3, 2012
Concrete sculpture workshop at Phipps
A concrete sculpture workshop with Wouterina "Riana" de Raad will be offered on two days, Saturday, March 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, March 11, from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at The Phipps Center for the Arts. Workshop participants will make a multi-layered metal armature and...
March 3, 2012 - 2:22pm
January 25, 2012
Annual bird count takes place Feb. 17-20
The annual Great Backyard Bird Count, hosted by Audubon, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and Canadian partner Bird Studies Canada, will be held...
January 25, 2012 - 10:48am
December 28, 2011
Garden Club meets Jan. 3
Three middle school students, accompanied by their teacher-advisor Cindy Landers, will present the program at the Hudson Home and Garden Club...
December 28, 2011 - 4:29pm
December 11, 2011
Artful Rain Garden cost share grant recipients announced
On behalf of the Artful Rain Garden Seed Committee, The Phipps Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that nine Artful Rain Garden cost share grants have been awarded to schools and individuals in the St. Croix Valley to create rain gardens in 2012. These grants were made possible...
December 11, 2011 - 2:45pm
November 9, 2011
Webelos work at park
Webelos Den 2 from Pack 213 spent a day working at Willow River State Park and Nature Center. The Scouts have been working with Kari Nestingen-Hussey...
November 9, 2011 - 2:03pm
November 4, 2011
Friends' book sale The Friends of the Hudson Library book sale continues through Saturday, Nov. 5 during regular library hours. The sale of...
November 4, 2011 - 9:45am
October 21, 2011
HHGC works on landscapes at library
Members of the Hudson Home and Garden Club (HHGC) recently worked on the landscape and gardens in front of the library. The club donated the...
October 21, 2011 - 1:08pm
September 26, 2011
New Richmond man ready to defend his giant pumpkin record
Chris Stevens estimates for a living. He is a professional construction estimator for Derrick Homes of New Richmond. Despite his skills, even...
September 26, 2011 - 1:46pm
September 8, 2011
Donate to city
The Hudson Women's Club donated profits from the 13th annual Artful Garden Tour to the city of Hudson to sponsor the hanging flower baskets around...
September 8, 2011 - 12:39pm
September 2, 2011
Letter - Happy with Birkmose
Dear Editor, I am just blown away! I drove up to Birkmose Park today and could not get over how gorgeous it is! I wasn't happy with its condition a few weeks ago and now there has been a transformation!! Thanks and kudos to the City of Hudson Park Department! The view of the St....
September 2, 2011 - 12:43pm
August 12, 2011
Volunteers keep garden going
Each week a Houlton family contributes an hour to care for the Houlton Elementary School gardens. Master Gardener Sandy Madsen provides guidance...
August 12, 2011 - 4:14pm