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Charges: Woman embezzled $250K from River Falls facility
Polaris issues recall on ATVs
Hudson drug arrest follows heroin overdose
Wisconsin roundup: Democrat calls concealed weapons without permits 'irresponsible'; chief justice rebuffs Walker's ethics panel proposal; 9 more state news stories
Pulitzer Prize winning author/historian to speak at UW-River Falls
crime and courts
Six Raiders all-state hockey
A helping hand for ducks
Raiders state champs!
Raider hockey reaches state title game
Hudson wrestlers fall in state quarterfinals
WHY in the YMCA
Bank of Hudson stained glass window to be restored
Hudson musician featured as Minnesota Varsity artist
'Stepping Out' stands out on stage
Hudson author publishes first book
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARINGS: Case Nos. 17-CV-127 and 128; Meak
SUMMONS: Worlds Foremost Bank v Gerald L. Rugg; Case No. 17-SC-61
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
TOWN OF TROY: 4/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Elevator Cab, Fixtures, Doors, etc.
Deborah L. Boles, 65
Thomas Jon York, 39
Thomas G.F. McCombie Jr., 85
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Dale A. Reschke, 52
Mining can help America make things again
Letters to the Editor for March 23
Can we talk? Healthier Together cannot be ignored
Letters: Give Trump a chance; Support for local candidates
Letters to the Editor for March 9, 2017
Real Estate Showcase
Goeltz family tries to bring good from awful event
Spunky and outgoing. Adventurous. Fun-loving and outspoken. A cheerleader and a dancer. An explorer and outdoors lover. A fashionista. Beautiful....
April 29, 2016 - 1:03pm
April 20, 2016
Programming Hope: teaching technology on the spectrum
April is Autism Awareness Month and on April 30 there will be a special screening of the documentary “Programming Hope: Employing the Abilities...
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am
April 18, 2016
Kristen McGregor-Linehan: learning a new normal when cancer returns
Kristen McGregor-Linehan says she is pretty healthy -- except for the cancer she lives with every day. That kind of sums up the overall positive...
April 18, 2016 - 9:19am
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