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Hampton opens doors in Hudson
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
Project SPARK is looking for another great idea
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
arts and entertainment
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
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
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
April 15, 2016
Phipps offers yoga for youngsters
Yoga for children ages 2-6 years along with an adult will be offered on six Mondays, April 18 through May 23, 10:30-11 a.m., at The Phipps Center for the Arts. The goals of this class are to strengthen the parent-child bond, advance social relations, improve language abilities, increase...
April 15, 2016 - 1:54pm
Mike Miller is on the med
After spending much of October, November and December of 2015 in the hospital, Mike Miller is back on the job at Willow River Cemetery and feeling...
April 15, 2016 - 11:32am
Evan French fights to recover from construction accident
Evan French has relived it a thousand times. The 2013 Hudson High School graduate was part of a crew of five or six framing carpenters who were...
April 15, 2016 - 8:18am
April 14, 2016
Local boy's fundraising effort for service dog is going well
Kaiden McWilliams’ mission to raise enough money to buy a service dog to help him deal with autism is going well. The 10-year-old needs to...
April 14, 2016 - 12:17pm
April 13, 2016
'Butterflies' scholarship, talent show to aid special needs kids
The Mazur family’s life changed forever last summer when 28-year-old Bethany Mazur was killed in a car accident last year in Polk County. Bethany,...
April 13, 2016 - 10:56am
April 8, 2016
Support and celebration benefit planned for Kristen McGregor Linehan April 24
A Hudson native and River Falls resident, Kristen McGregor Linehan has been on an eight-year journey battling cancer. She was first diagnosed...
April 8, 2016 - 3:21pm
April 4, 2016
Drug take back is April 30
The city of Hudson, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Department of Justice, will coordinate a prescription drug take back initiative on Saturday, April 30, at Family Fresh, 2351 Coulee Road from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.This effort will continue to bring focus to the issue of prescription...
News/crime and courts
April 4, 2016 - 9:50am
April 1, 2016
HPD sponsors shoe drive for service dog
Kaiden Juaire is 10 years old. Three years ago he was diagnosed with autism, anxiety, low adaptive functions and limited coping skills according...
April 1, 2016 - 11:01am
March 29, 2016
County agency publishes dementia caregiving guide
There are approximately 1,200 people who are living with the symptoms of dementia in St. Croix County. It is believed there are many more who...
March 29, 2016 - 10:49am
March 16, 2016
Search launched for missing Hager City woman
A search effort that began over the weekend continued Tuesday, March 15, following the disappearance of a Hager City woman who never came home...
News/crime and courts
March 16, 2016 - 3:43pm
March 15, 2016
Hudson dog rescue, UWRF team up for service dog program
It seems UW-River Falls has gone to the dogs. Service dogs, that is. UWRF has just started a service dog training program under the umbrella...
March 15, 2016 - 8:20am
March 14, 2016
Wait list for addiction services has county exploring options
Officials tasked with overseeing the county’s alcohol and other drug abuse (AODA) program are facing a client backlog that places some people on a wait list spanning 75 days before receiving treatment. Despite this uphill battle to provide public health services, those officials...
March 14, 2016 - 11:42am
Hudson mother comes back from debilitating pain
Like most people, Emily Janisch had never heard of trigeminal neuralgia when it struck her life with a vengeance last fall. The active mother...
March 14, 2016 - 11:11am
March 12, 2016
Hudson has a few lead water pipes, but none of the problems of Flint
The news out of Flint, Mich., about lead contamination of the city’s drinking water begs the question of whether Hudson has any lead water pipes. It does, according to Hudson Utility Director Kip Peters, but they have caused none of the problems that Flint is experiencing. The Hudson...
March 12, 2016 - 7:00am
March 10, 2016
Blood drive Thursday and Friday in Hudson
During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood. Three different opportunities are March 10 and 11 in Hudson. Since 1943, every U.S. president has designated March as Red Cross Month to recognize...
March 10, 2016 - 10:03am