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Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
Plan Commission approves final Carmichael Ridge plat
Wisconsin roundup: Rodgers won't dish on 'Bachelorette' brother; Baldwin heralds state's 'cheese, brats and beer' at DNC; eight more state news stories
Hudson police seek traffic vest-wearing suspect in multiple thefts
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
A good time to be a monster musky
U9 soccer champs in Chaska
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/16 Council Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Wis. Grill (Starr's Bar)
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/16 Council Meeting Minutes
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 16-Cv-260, Brian Eggert II
FORECLOSURE: FNC Bank v. Eric J. Frank, et al; Case No. 15-CV-530
Donna M. Schultz, 88
Carol Johnson, 66
Karen L. Rada, 77
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Frank P. Marino, 74
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
June 26, 2016
Prescott woman dead, Hastings man injured in western Wisconsin motorcycle crash
A woman from Prescott died in a motorcycle crash Saturday in western Wisconsin. A Hastings man who was driving the motorcycle was injured in the crash. Joshua Sykora, a 34-year-old Hastings man, was driving and 38-year-old Brooke Baker of Prescott was his passenger. The vehicle went...
June 26, 2016 - 9:45am
June 24, 2016
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
Forum Communications Company, or FCC, has announced that they have entered into an agreement to purchase Scuttlebutt magazine owned by Bromeland Publishing. Scuttlebutt magazine, based in Blue Earth, Minn. is owned by Bob Bromeland. The sale is expected to close on July 8. A letter...
June 24, 2016 - 1:54pm
February 29, 2016
Update: North Hudson house goes up in flames
A North Hudson family is without a home after fire ravaged their two-story residence at the corner of Summit and Krattley lanes on Monday evening....
February 29, 2016 - 8:38pm
February 24, 2016
Backyard composting allowed at Hudson one- and two-family homes
People living in one- and two-family residential districts in the city of Hudson are now free to compost yard waste and some kitchen wastes in their backyards -- within limits. The Hudson City Council on Feb. 8 adopted an ordinance allowing and establishing regulations on composting....
February 24, 2016 - 11:23am
February 4, 2016
New gourmet Kitchen Market restaurant raises the bar for take-out
Chris Orosz's three-week-old restaurant doesn't even have a permanent sign out front yet, but a passionate following is already building fast,...
February 4, 2016 - 10:00am
January 27, 2016
Kemp to tackle stress, relaxation and soul-feeding in Garden Club talk
Hudson Home & Garden Club members are meeting Tuesday, Feb. 2, at 1 p.m. to learn about 21st Century stress-busting and relax-time approaches that can feed your soul. The club is inviting anyone to attend. Do you ever wonder where a week has gone? Do you find yourself needing...
January 27, 2016 - 7:00am
January 7, 2016
Purina donates $30,000 to St. Croix Animal Friends
St. Croix Animal Friends President Diana Neubarth announced this week that the organization has received a $30,000 capital donation from Nestlé...
January 7, 2016 - 7:00am
November 13, 2015
The noise in the attic wasn't a fire
The noises that a homeowner heard in the ceiling of her house Thursday morning, Nov. 12., turned out to be coming from the home’s sound system. The Hudson Fire Department sent an engine to 275 Cove Road in the town of Troy at 7:31 a.m. after the homeowner called 911 to report...
November 13, 2015 - 10:40am
October 30, 2015
St. Croix Paranormal chases Hudson’s otherworldly touch
Sometimes they’ll touch you. One likes to grab you by your pockets. In rare cases, they’ll even call you names and get downright nasty....
October 30, 2015 - 2:53pm
October 29, 2015
Day by Day: In a crazy world, who needs Halloween?
I’ve never made any bones (excuse the pun) about it - I HATE Halloween. First off, I have enough trouble looking good in clothes when I try. There is nothing appealing about dressng up to look bad or stupid. I don’t think I could ever pull off the sexy pumpkin look popular...
October 29, 2015 - 2:40pm
September 20, 2015
More than a 'Little' literacy in crosshairs
Since founder Todd Bol began distributing his creations five years ago, the Hudson-based Little Free Library has grown exponentially. The...
September 20, 2015 - 7:00am
August 7, 2015
Darci Strutt and Mike McQuiston fit the title
Darci Strutt and Mike McQuiston are like a lot of people in North Hudson. “They’re just good neighbors,” said Holly Steele, a member...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00pm
July 30, 2015
New location, expanded space and services for Paws and Claws
Paws and Claws canine daycare, lodging, grooming and training is moving to new digs in September –- with 6,500 square feet more space, a disinfected...
July 30, 2015 - 10:48am
July 29, 2015
’Reach Out' aims to provide information, start conversations
All families with adolescent children in St. Croix County concerned about mental health issues and drug and alcohol addiction will soon have...
July 29, 2015 - 3:17pm
July 27, 2015
Time for new window treatments? Rod and Mary Ellner have it covered
Some people go to a store to look for top-quality window treatments. Not Rod and Mary Ellner’s customers. Rod and Mary bring the store right...
July 27, 2015 - 12:19pm