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Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Hanley Road will be 3 lanes
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
crime and courts
Hudson Gymnastics sends 5 to state
Young Raiders still learning
Wrestlers roll over North
Boys skate to fifth straight
Girls skate past Superior
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
SUMMONS: WITC v. Melissa Marie Johnson; Case No. 17-SC-345 (Washburn Co.)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 19-17 Unlawful Use of Drones
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-09 (North End Road)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-08 (Budget & Tax Levy)
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 1/3/18, Case No. 17-CV-514, Jesus Bergstrom Emerson
Richard "Bill" Danforth Morgan
Thomas L. Palmsteen
Mary Jane Bohl
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Viewpoint: Poor broadband access puts rural areas at a disadvantage
Library column: With a grateful heart...
Work hard, pray harder: Recognizing trauma
Letters to the editor: Choose the minority; Negative strong-hold on Hudson
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
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September 29, 2017
Wisconsin Roundup: Linked Arms Aren't The Answer For Packer Fans; plus more state news
GREEN BAY, WI — Players, coaches and staff members for both the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears linked arms on the sidelines of Lambeau...
September 29, 2017 - 8:46am
June 5, 2017
Minnesota woman charged in crash that killed Beldenville teen
St. Croix County prosecutors charged a Minnesota woman with homicide by vehicle in the aftermath of a 2016 crash that left a Beldenville teenager...
June 5, 2017 - 2:19pm
April 20, 2017
Red Wing murder suspect led Wis. deputy on 120-mph chase, charges say
The man charged in a Goodhue County slaying was arrested at gunpoint in Pierce County early Tuesday after leading deputies there on a high-speed...
April 20, 2017 - 9:54am
April 18, 2017
Authorities investigate homicide in Red Wing; person of interest found
The death of a man found on a sidewalk in Red Wing’s East End is being investigated as an apparent homicide, according to police.
April 18, 2017 - 8:43am
March 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man pleads not guilty in death of UW-Stout student; state budget briefings begin; 8 more state news stories
MENOMONIE — The Minnesota man accused in the beating death of a UW-Stout student from Saudi Arabia has pleaded not guilty. Twenty-seven-year-old Cullen Osburn of Minneapolis is facing felony murder and aggravated battery charges in the death of 24-year-old Hussain Saeed Alnahdi,...
March 28, 2017 - 10:07am
January 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man charged in UW-Stout student's death; temps plunge to minus-26 in state; 8 more state news stories
MENOMONIE — Dunn County prosecutors filed murder charges against a Minnesota man suspected in the death of a Saudi Arabian man studying at UW-Stout. UW-Stout Chancellor Bob Meyer confirmed Friday in a news release that Minneapolis resident Cullen M. Osburn was charged with murder...
January 13, 2017 - 11:09am
December 19, 2016
Nunez case goes to jury
HUDSON --The Cristian Nunez double-homicide case is in the hands of a St. Croix County jury. A jury of eight women and five men left the courtroom...
December 19, 2016 - 6:03pm
December 16, 2016
Nunez trial Day 5: Suspect talked 'revenge' in lead-up to homicides, ex-girlfriend says
HUDSON — A woman who dated Cristian Nunez up until about a week before he allegedly killed a New Richmond woman and her daughter said he had...
December 16, 2016 - 4:15pm
Wisconsin round up: Wisconsin has nation's second largest improvement in health rankings; Standoff with shots fired ends with suspect's death; and 11 more state news stories
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- Wisconsin is the nation's 20th healthiest state, according to the annual "America's Health Rankings" from the United Health Foundation.
December 16, 2016 - 8:57am
December 15, 2016
Nunez trial Day 4: More than 1,700 texts in 6 days
HUDSON — Text messages, a replica of the suspected murder weapon and the digital footprints allegedly left behind by the killer of a New Richmond...
December 15, 2016 - 5:20pm
December 14, 2016
Nunez trial Day 3: El Paso cops, arson investigator, medical examiner testify
HUDSON -- Cristian Nunez made it to within two miles of the Mexican border, police from Texas said Wednesday in the third day of the New Richmond...
December 14, 2016 - 4:54pm
December 13, 2016
WATCH: Nunez trial Day 2 -- investigators followed clues to El Paso
HUDSON -- Investigators were hot on Cristian Nunez’s trail from the time they were at the driveway of the home where a New Richmond woman and...
December 13, 2016 - 4:12pm
VIDEO: Nunez trial under way: Prosecution paints case as ‘crime of passion'
Cristian Nunez was fueled by jealousy and hatred when he killed a New Richmond mother and her 10-year-old daughter before setting a fire in an...
December 13, 2016 - 10:53am
November 4, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW-Stout chancellor makes plea to help find killer; Eric Trump campaigns in Hudson; 8 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- The chancellor at UW-Stout asks those attending a candlelight vigil to help find the killer of the student they were honoring. Hundreds of people attended Thursday night's vigil for 24-year-old Hussain Alnahdi from Saudi Arabia, where Chancellor Bob Meyer asked people...
November 4, 2016 - 9:16am
November 3, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State poll shows Clinton with 6 point lead; reward up to $20K in Menomonie homicide case; 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Donald Trump's support has grown a little among his fellow Republican voters in Wisconsin. But a new Marquette Law School poll still shows that one of every five GOP voters do not plan to choose their party's nominee for president on Tuesday. That's opposed to one of...
November 3, 2016 - 8:43am