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Slow rebound continues for homebuilding in St. Croix County
A-1 Auto Transport offers Wisconsin students scholarship opportunity
St. Croix EDC seeks nominations for Business of the Year awards
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
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Spikers busy in final week
Booters geared up for playoffs
Northwoods League makes it official
Raiders keep jug; earn home playoff game
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Historical Society hosts History Pub Crawl on Nov. 11
Education is key in facing drug abuse
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
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CITY OF HUDSON: 8/7/17 Council Meeting Minutes
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May 30, 2016
Ten years - and counting; drug court addresses tough issues
The members of St. Croix County’s drug court don’t shy away from the tough stuff. “These are incredibly challenging cases,” said Liesl Nelson, attorney manager for the state Public Defender’s Office, and one of several officials who serve on the drug court. The participants...
May 30, 2016 - 11:56am
May 28, 2016
Hudson embraces sustainable management for Lakefront Park
Hudson is joining a group of environmentally aware cities around the region, nation and world that are experimenting with, or have transitioned...
May 28, 2016 - 11:45am
May 27, 2016
Board of Education is moving its meetings to Mondays
The Hudson Board of Education took action at its May 10 regular meeting to alter the Board of Education meeting schedule. The board decided to begin holding regular monthly meetings on Monday rather than Tuesday. They also agreed to combine committee meetings into one monthly board...
May 27, 2016 - 7:35am
May 25, 2016
OWI convict who used fish-fry defense gets seven years in prison; La Crosse man charged with 46 calls to 9-1-1 in two hours; 13 more Wisconsin news briefs
FRIENDSHIP -- A 76-year-old man will spend up to seven years in prison for trying to get out of a drunk driving arrest by claiming that the alcohol on his breath was from beer-battered fish. John Przybyla of Friendship has also been sentenced to four years of extended supervision...
May 25, 2016 - 10:47am
May 23, 2016
Troy recommends bid with Hudson for Tower Road project
The Troy Town Board reviewed bids at the May 12 meeting for the Tower Road project -- one that's being shared with the city of Hudson. The board recommended Hudson accept a $745,838 bid from Albrightson Excavating, based in Woodville. Albrightson was one of four bidders on the road...
May 23, 2016 - 11:18am
May 21, 2016
96 trees will replace the ones removed from Vine Street
The Hudson City Council on Monday night awarded a $31,545 contract to Willow River Tree Co. to plant 96 boulevard trees along Vine Street. The trees will replace those removed to make way for street-widening and the installation of storm sewers. Willow River submitted the lowest of...
May 21, 2016 - 10:19am
May 18, 2016
Court throws out conviction of gun-toting man near Somerset school; Study: State's long-term debt fourth lowest in U.S.; 14 more Wisconsin news briefs
WAUSAU -- A state appeals court has thrown out a loitering ticket against a man walking near a school in St. Croix County while carrying a rifle and a handgun. The Third District appellate court in Wausau ruled Tuesday that 26-year-old Mark Hoffman should have had his case dismissed...
May 18, 2016 - 7:56am
May 17, 2016
Nine-year-old who pleaded for safety dies from gunfire; Johnson blames ‘political hacks’ for attack on his 9/11 remark; 12 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A nine-year-old Milwaukee girl has died after a bullet pierced into her home while she was watching TV. Za'layia Jenkins was the youngster who asked a Milwaukee police captain late last month if she and her fellow officers could keep her safe. Police Chief Ed Flynn said...
May 17, 2016 - 7:38am
May 14, 2016
Grandview Park now recommended site of potential city dog park
Weitkamp Park and Prospect Park have been shot down as locations for an off-leash playground for dogs. Will Grandview Park fare any better? ...
May 14, 2016 - 11:44am
May 13, 2016
Afton Islamic center approved
In front of a packed house, Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for a new Islamic center during its April 19 meeting. The Islamic...
May 13, 2016 - 10:42am
May 10, 2016
Ryan: If Trump wants, I won't run GOP convention; Chippewa Valley seeing haze from Canadian wildfire; 14 more Wisconsin news stories
JANESVILLE -- House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville said he will step down as a chairman of this summer's Republican National Convention if that's what Donald Trump wants. Ryan told several Wisconsin news outlets Monday that Trump is the GOP nominee, and if he wants somebody else...
May 10, 2016 - 8:30am
May 8, 2016
St. Joe fundraiser boosts brush-fire truck replacement
Some 300-400 people supported the St. Joseph Fire Department at an April 29 fundraiser, bringing the department a step closer to one of its top warm-weather priorities: replacing its 28-year-old brush-fire truck. Fire Chief Ron Burton said in a telephone interview three days after...
May 8, 2016 - 2:39am
May 7, 2016
Home stretch seen for St. Joe comprehensive plan
The St. Joseph Plan Commission appears close to the home stretch of its year-plus-long process of updating the town's comprehensive plan. Stantec associate Phil Carlson, whose is firm is guiding the update process, said in an interview after the commission's April 20 working session...
May 7, 2016 - 11:06am
May 6, 2016
City and chamber to partner on parking study
The city and the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce will share the cost of a study to determine the deficiencies of downtown parking and recommend solutions. Monday night, the City Council authorized requesting proposals from consultants to do the evaluation and develop the long-term...
May 6, 2016 - 11:21am
Hudson water quality reports is available online
The Hudson Water Utility’s annual water quality report is available online at www.hudsonwaterutility.com/waterqualityreport.pdf and on its website at www.hudsonwaterutility.com. The report delivers the results of 2015 tests for substances in the drinking water that the federal and...
May 6, 2016 - 8:15am