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Former caregiver of Hudson man sentenced to five years in prison
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
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STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
March 5, 2014
Effort goes on to form free mental health clinic in River Falls
All those interested are invited to attend a presentation on setting up a local free mental health clinic at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 18, at St. Bridget Catholic Church. This is one of a series of presentations on the topic. The focus is on the mental health needs of women. Kim...
March 5, 2014 - 8:43am
February 25, 2014
After a year in India, teaching yoga is a reality
India is a long way from River Falls where Ariel Ramira Tarr graduated from high school in 2008. After attending Portland State University for...
February 25, 2014 - 5:46pm
February 21, 2014
A mother reaches out to understand heroin addiction
When a New York Times reporter recently went looking for a story about heroin addiction, she ended up in Hudson talking to Karen Hale. Hale lost...
February 21, 2014 - 10:55am
February 17, 2014
Awaken Higher Brain Living opens center in Hudson
If you are stuck on your path of life, maybe you need an energy surge to your prefrontal cortex. The Awaken Higher Brain Living enter in Hudson...
February 17, 2014 - 10:56am
February 14, 2014
Baby boom continues at Hudson Hospital Birth Center
Hudson Hospital Birth Center continues to boom – up 7 percent from 2012 with a total of 676 births in 2013 – breaking delivery records each...
February 14, 2014 - 9:59am
January 31, 2014
‘Dining in the Dark’ will enlighten Jack Pomeroy’s schoolmates
It could be a little messy, 8-year-old Jack Pomeroy admits. Tuesday evening, Feb. 4, 100 people with their eyes blindfolded will sit down...
January 31, 2014 - 4:24pm
January 26, 2014
Hudson shop owner says pipes were for tobacco
The owners of a Hudson shop hope a St. Croix County jury will see things differently than a municipal judge and reverse convictions on 52 citations for selling drug paraphernalia. On Jan. 7, 2013, Hudson police confiscated 52 pipes on display at Hideaway 4, 2117 Coulee Road, and...
News/crime and courts
January 26, 2014 - 7:00am
January 24, 2014
DayCroix Welcome Center will serve multiple purposes
Fundraising has started in earnest for a welcome center at YMCA Camp St. Croix that will also serve as a conference center, year-round classroom...
January 24, 2014 - 11:39am
January 22, 2014
Kids today: How much is too much?
If you think overindulgence of children by parents today is prevalent, there just may be something to it. A group of psychologists including...
January 22, 2014 - 1:04pm
January 20, 2014
Hudson students explore healthcare careers
Camryn Letcher placed the stethoscope on the rubbery surface and listened. “I heard a heartbeat,” the Hudson High School freshman said. “It...
January 20, 2014 - 10:34am
January 16, 2014
Politicians, community members discuss heroin problem in Hudson
A listening session scheduled to run an hour, was still going strong after two hours Monday night at Hudson High School. The topic was the...
News/crime and courts
January 16, 2014 - 2:12pm
December 18, 2013
Bike coalition hopes to develop new trails; connect to river crossing loop
Members of the St. Croix Bike Coalition told members of the Hudson Rotary Club last week that the organization hopes to develop a bike trail...
December 18, 2013 - 12:19pm