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Phillips-Medisize announces Wisconsin expansion; headquarters in Hudson
UPDATE: Fatal SUV-semi crash came moments after RAV 4 struck a deer
City approves 2015 budget; mill rate is down slightly
River Crossing update: Dangerous ice conditions on the St. Croix River near Stillwater
State budget requests vs. reality; $2.2 billion gap; farm officials say Obama immigration orders fall short; 10 more Wisconsin stories
crime and courts
Kaylyn Jenkins named All-Big Rivers first team for a second year
Notes From The Dockside: Deer season opener
Raider swimmer Devin Cicha and teammates shine at state meet
Ty Denzer will play baseball for the University of Kansas
16 Raiders named to All-Big Rivers Conference football teams
Christmas Tour of Homes is this weekend
Hudson Counseling Services marks 25 years of growth
Serendipitous Connections helps local business dreams fly
'Seussical’ performances shine; set, stagecraft steal show
Public's help sought for decorating downtown lampposts
arts and entertainment
FORECLOSURE: Ventures Trust v. Luke A. Williamson; Case No. 13-CV-132
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 12/2/14, Case No. 14-CV-502; Jeff Hanson-Fike
ST. CROIX CO. HIGHWAY DEPT: Public Notice - Snow on Roadways
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/10/14 Hearing - Chevalier Variance Request
REQUEST FOR QUOTES: Hudson Beach Restrooms & Shelter Building
Anna Wagner, 92
Gregory R. Colombo, 71
Pierre P. Haustein, 75
Brady Severson, 33
David A. Parish, 60
Administrative News & Views: Board resumes secondary facility planning
Doug's Diggings: Random thoughts from election coverage night
Our View: Walker's many visits to western Wisconsin proved wise
Randy's Ramblings: A city at odds with its school
Day By Day: Decide the referendum on the facts, not the fiction
Get Out! Deals
April 5, 2013
Get Fit! Spring challenge underway, still time to sign up
Hudson youth K-5 and their parents are encouraged to sign up for some springtime fun. Who doesn't love outdoor play, gym games, trying new foods, a night hike at Camp St. Croix, and the ever-popular Kids in the Kitchen family cooking night. Get Fit, a healthy living class, provides...
health / family / life
April 5, 2013 - 1:15pm
Prescription painkillers can lead to addiction
Heroin is becoming a primary drug of choice in the Hudson area based on the clients they are seeing at Programs for Change, the drug treatment program for Hudson Hospital and Clinic. Pete VanDusartz is the program's director and counseling and social services manager. He says...
crime and courts / news / health
April 5, 2013 - 10:07am
April 3, 2013
Dieticians say small steps can lead to big results
While the inclination may be to literally "hit the ground running," when it comes to making healthy choices, experts seem to agree that small...
health / life
April 3, 2013 - 6:00am
April 1, 2013
Tailgating underway as Brewers open their season; Tuesday's vote is last one statewide for 2013; more state news
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee's biggest cookout will be renewed Monday when Brewers' fans fire up the grills for the baseball season's first tailgating...
news / politics / business / outdoors / health
April 1, 2013 - 8:44am
March 29, 2013
Bowl-A-Rama event planned for April 6, benefits disabled
The annual Bridge Bowl-A-Rama fundraiser will be held Saturday, April 6, from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at Hudson Bowling Center in Plaza 94. The Hudson Knights of Columbus will continue their seven-year tradition of leadership as anchor sponsor for the event. Proceeds from Bowl-A-Rama support...
health / events / life
March 29, 2013 - 1:07pm
Van de Sande honored with O'Connell award
Mark Van de Sande, an EMT with St. Croix EMS, has been named 2013 recipient of the Dan O'Connell Outstanding Performer Award. The honor, in memory...
March 29, 2013 - 11:52am
Hudson Hospital ranks in top 100 Critical Access hospitals - again
The Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals are the nation's best rural safety-net institutions -- and Hudson Hospital ranks among the best, according...
business / health
March 29, 2013 - 10:40am
March 27, 2013
What's being hungry got to do with eating?
In January a small group in western Wisconsin celebrated the one-year anniversary of a local gathering where everyone may not know your name,...
health / life
March 27, 2013 - 6:00am
March 26, 2013
OH, BABY! You're in good hands
Why is play important for children's development? What is the most important thing to remember when changing a baby's diaper? What information should you know about a family before agreeing to watch a child? They may not be questions every young babysitter considers, but according...
family / health / life
March 26, 2013 - 8:24am
March 22, 2013
Raise funds for autism at 5K April 6
A 5K Fun Run/Walk has been added to the second annual Celebrate Difference event which helps bring awareness and education to families about...
health / life
March 22, 2013 - 10:10am
March 21, 2013
Circle program addresses sudden-death trauma
Facing a loved one's sudden death from homicide, suicide, traffic fatality or drug overdose often leaves survivors feeling alone and challenged to cope with the impact of a traumatic death. The St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice Program offers free help: A six-week Survivor...
health / life
March 21, 2013 - 12:31pm
March 19, 2013
Chad Greenway unveils 'Chad's Locker' in Hudson
Wednesday, Minnesota Vikings' linebacker Chad Greenway and his wife Jenni unveiled 'Chad's Locker' at Hudson Hospital and Clinics. The locker...
news / health
March 19, 2013 - 3:51pm
New UW Madison chancellor hails from Twin Cities; tribes announce highest-ever spearing goals; more state news
MADISON -- Officials from President Obama on down have high praise for the nation's commerce leader who was picked Monday to be the new chancellor...
news / outdoors / politics / health
March 19, 2013 - 8:44am
March 17, 2013
Lisa Rambo returns to the Biggest Loser-Persistence paid off
Late last, week Lisa Rambo, who lives in Houlton, returned to Los Angeles for the live finale of the NBC show The Biggest Loser. Rambo, who is...
news / health / life
March 17, 2013 - 3:38pm
March 15, 2013
Koski has fun at her 'Day Away'
Stephanie Koski's new job as the coordinator of the Day Away Program of the Aging and Disability Resource Center seems a perfect fit. Day...
business / health
March 15, 2013 - 11:07am