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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
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
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 22, 2015
Flea market promotional knife kicks up memories
Some people say there is a fine line between a person being a hoarder and a collector. Dave Swanson of North Hudson is a collector — an...
March 22, 2015 - 10:03am
November 28, 2014
Historical Society's Victorian Christmas Night on Dec. 5
The St. Croix County Historical Society will present its annual Victorian Christmas Night on Friday, Dec. 5, from 6-8 p.m., with a tour of the...
November 28, 2014 - 1:40pm
January 31, 2014
Historical Society offers museum tours and movie viewing for Hot Air Affair
The St. Croix County Historical Society will offer two different activities for the Hudson Hot Air Affair on Saturday, Feb. 8. The Octagon...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 31, 2014 - 8:31am
October 18, 2013
Historical Society's annual meet set for Oct. 24
The St. Croix County Historical Society has its annual Dinner Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 24, at the Mama Maria’s Italian Restaurant in North...
October 18, 2013 - 10:19am
October 3, 2013
History tour needs volunteers for Oct. 7
St. Croix County Historical Society’s annual eighth-grade Hudson History Tour has been moved to Monday, Oct. 7, due to the predicted rain....
October 3, 2013 - 8:34am
June 13, 2013
Free tours for Dad at the Octagon House
The St. Croix County Historical Society will offer special Father's Day tour of the Octagon House Museum on Sunday, June 16, from 2 to 4:30 p.m....
June 13, 2013 - 8:18am
April 25, 2013
Octagon House opens for the season May 1
The Octagon House Museum opens for the 2013 tour season Wednesday, May 1. With this year's theme of "One House, One Family, One Hundred Years." ...
April 25, 2013 - 10:34am
March 29, 2013
Interested in history? Historical society needs your help
The St. Croix County Historical Society is seeking volunteers for a variety of upcoming activities. --Volunteers are needed throughout the...
March 29, 2013 - 12:54pm
March 15, 2013
County farm history recognized
Scotty Ard, center, New Richmond, and Aleisha Miller, right, of the land and water department, received certificates of appreciation from the...
March 15, 2013 - 3:45pm
March 14, 2013
Award-winning author to speak at Hudson March 19
The Hudson Women's Club will meet in the River Room at The Phipps Center for the Arts on Tuesday, March 19, beginning at 1 p.m. The program will...
March 14, 2013 - 3:54pm
January 27, 2013
Octagon House Museum opens for Hot Air Affair tours
The Octagon House Museum will be open for guided tours on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the annual Hot Air Affair. Come in...
January 27, 2013 - 9:21am
November 1, 2012
Community Scan Day Nov. 3 at Hudson Library
Do you have old family photos you would like to have scanned? If so, you can bring 10 to 20 photos to the Community Scan Day to have them digitized...
November 1, 2012 - 12:00pm
July 13, 2012
Legendary Hodag makes TV debut
Rhinelander's mystical Hodag will be featured in a TV cartoon next month. The Hodag and the man who discovered it will be portrayed in an episode of "Scooby Doo, Mystery Incorporated" Aug. 3 on Cartoon Network. The Hodag is a fanged reptilian creature said to enjoy eating dogs....
July 13, 2012 - 11:58am
July 4, 2012
Margaret's Musings: A great week to read the Declaration of Independence
I wrote a column, actually more than one, in which I attempted to respond to my colleague's rant against me. However, like the letter you write...
July 4, 2012 - 8:41am
June 29, 2012
Car stolen in 1979 comes out of the Fox river
A car pulled from the Fox River near downtown Green Bay this week was stolen more than 30 years ago. Police Lt. Andy Lewis says the 1975 Plymouth Valiant was reported stolen in March of 1979, by Paul Renard. Renard had left the car running in the parking lot of a bar. Lewis says...
June 29, 2012 - 11:22am