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Citizens State Bank helps pioneer ‘equity crowdfunding’ for start-ups
Dick’s Bar & Grill has new owners
UPDATE: Lake Superior drowning victims were from Menomonie, Spring Green
Pierce, St. Croix boast state's lowest unemployment rates
Experimental vaccine shows promise against CWD; lake accidents claim 3 lives; 11 more Wisconsin stories
crime and courts
Raider boys skate to 4 straight wins; shut out Menomonie and Rice Lake
Girls post pair of one-goal wins
Kenzie Prater going for hockey gold with U.S. national team
Raider girls' hoops team on top in Big Rivers
Hudson doctor receives national certification for brain injury medicine
Homeowners’ light displays add to Hudson’s holiday cheer
Hudson's Santa Claus enjoys his role
Participate in our holiday coloring contest
Yacht club donates $11,000 to local charities and emergency services
Hudson sisters completing Ordway run in 'A Christmas Story: the Musical'
arts and entertainment
SUMMONS: Croixview Family Chiropractic v. Shane Jacks; Case No. 14-SC-922
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2014 Wildlife Crop Damage Assessment Deadline
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/8/15 Public Hearing- Hospital Permit & Sign Plan
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Howard G. Bune Estate; Case 14PR90
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Mary E. Senkus Estate; Case No. 14PR88
Melvin L. "Mel" Mahnke, 92
Sally B. Schlosser, 92
Professor Fawzi Girgis Dimian, 85
Donald D. Johnson, 78
Einar D. Horne, 80
Day By Day: This Thanksgiving I’m grateful for those who have come and gone
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