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May 9, 2017
The green team at Hudson Hospital & Clinic is responsible for coordinating sustainability initiatives across the campus. Pictured from left to right are Patricia Schank, Dana Slade, Sarah Thomson, Jeff Persells, Linda Larsen, Jean Weiler, Lisa Steinmaus and Emily LaBadie. Submitted photo.
Hudson Hospital nominated for sustainability
May 9, 2017 - 7:00am
May 7, 2017
Author Connie Goldman will speak on the opportunities people face as they get older at the program “Changes, Challenges, Choices” at Bethel Lutheran on May 10. Submitted photo
Bethel program to feature "Changes, Challenges, Choices" of aging
May 7, 2017 - 8:00am
May 5, 2017
Mildred Risser celebrated her 102nd birthday at the end of April. She said she has no secret explanation for living so long. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
Celebrating a century of life, plus some change
May 5, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 24, 2017
Thirty boxes filled with unwanted medication were stacked up and ready to be shipped last week at the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities expected an April 29 Drug Take Back Day event to add to the shipment. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Family Fresh to hold drug take-back event
April 24, 2017 - 3:11pm
April 21, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 7, 2017
Hudson Hospital & Clinic President and CEO Marian Furlong makes poignant closing remarks at the conclusion of the Make It OK Community Conversation on mental illness. (Submitted photo)
Community conversation tackles depression with humor
April 7, 2017 - 7:00am
January 24, 2017
Diabetes prevention: Y program is step in the right direction
January 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 20, 2017
The YMCA of Hudson was recently designated a Family Friendly Workplace at the highest level.From left are Kelly Fox, Christine Reynebeau, Nikki Meyer, Chris Kost, Tom Holland, Breanna Burmester, DeAnn Nicklay and  Heidi Freitag.  Kost is the YMCA executive director. Holland was the Hudson Y's first director and is now working to establish Family Friendly Workplaces throughout the area. (submitted photo)
YMCA is Family Friendly Workplace
January 20, 2017 - 3:49pm
December 10, 2016
Mother Erin Krech, left, has sought help from Dr. Kim Dire, right,  who is treating her son Ethan for ARFID - Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder. Dire was at Healing Waters Health Center in Hudson for a training on the disorder. (photo by Meg Heaton)
ARFID could be to blame for so-called picky eaters
December 10, 2016 - 8:00am
December 5, 2016
Some 50 members of United Methodist Church recently gathered to learn how their congregation can become a “dementia friendly” church. The church staff has already completed the training. (submitted photos)
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
December 5, 2016 - 7:00am
November 7, 2016
Free clinic set to stage another big fundraising show
November 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 25, 2016
The series Mental Health in the St. Croix Valley, especially as it relates to youth, concluded with a panel discussion last Wednesday . Pictured from left are moderator, Dr. Christopher Babbitt, clinical psychologist, HPD detective and  school liaison officer James Wildman, HHS counselor Sarah Jamieson and HMS counselor Angela Goebel. (photo by Meg Heaton)
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
October 25, 2016 - 7:00am
October 18, 2016
Go Pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and all cancers is adding something new to mix this year – a bra decorating contest. These are just two examples on display at Marnie Marie Photography on Locust Street. Others are being displayed at several downtown businesses and voting a favorite runs through the end of the month. Submitted photo
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
October 18, 2016 - 7:00am
October 17, 2016
A gift of honor: Hudson resident donates land for hospice house in memory of late wife
October 17, 2016 - 3:00pm
October 8, 2016
Longtime community supporter and activist Judy Freund asked those attending to describe what a "dementia friendly " would look like and how could that happen. (photos by Meg Heaton)
Work begins on creating a dementia friendly community
October 8, 2016 - 9:00am
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