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Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
A bridge coming together
It’s not just the heat: Crops increase humidity
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson area struck by power outages as heat turns up; church admits wrongdoing; seven more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Hudson lacrosse to play for state title
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
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
PROBATE ORDER: Clark G. Anderson Estate; Case No. 16-PR-48
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Ethelyn Rose Callahan Estate; Case No. 16PR49
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cary J. Halverson Estate: Case No. 16PR45
Carol Johnson, 66
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Ruby Lawson, 92
Karen L. Rada, 77
Carol Johnson, 66
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 14, 2016
Gun charges follow incident outside Houlton nightclub
Two St. Paul men made their first court appearance this month on gun-related crimes stemming from an incident outside the Cajun Club in the town of St. Joseph. The men were allegedly involved in a gun-pointing incident after picking up a woman who had just been fired from the establishment....
June 14, 2016 - 3:13pm
March 5, 2016
Houlton Elementary "Hop-A-Thon" jump-starts muscle-disease awareness
Houlton Elementary School kids got a taste of what it's like to have a serious muscle disease last week, thanks to a day-long "Hop-A-Thon" fundraiser...
March 5, 2016 - 2:42pm
August 13, 2015
Houlton tram crash leaves 2 injured
Two siblings were injured Wednesday at their Houlton home when a tram apparatus they were riding failed and crashed. The people, a 21-year-old man and a 9-year-old girl, were taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with serious injuries, said St. Croix County Chief Deputy Scott...
August 13, 2015 - 9:49am
July 19, 2015
Public meeting OK’d on potential municipal services in Houlton
The St. Joseph Town Board has authorized a public meeting to gauge local opinions on whether to proceed with a facilities plan for potential municipal wastewater services near Houlton. No date for the meeting had been scheduled as of late last week, but Town Engineer Lee Mann,...
July 19, 2015 - 11:23am
Study aims to sort out Houlton sewerage issues
The St. Joseph Town Board authorized a preliminary study last week on the prospects for future municipal waste-water services in the Houlton area. The study, to be conducted by Stantec consulting and forwarded to the Hwy. 64 Coalition for review, would be paid for with River Crossing...
March 19, 2015 - 10:33am
February 22, 2015
Houlton Elementary kids sell town board on new road names
We don’t know if any Houlton Elementary School students are working on their professional resumes yet, but one high-flying group is already...
February 22, 2015 - 8:47am
December 14, 2012
Chrysler raises $1,540 for Houlton school
Hudson Chrysler LLC helped to raise $1,540 in funding for Houlton Elementary with Chrysler brand's Drive for the Kids program. The fundraising event was held on Nov. 10 in conjunction with the Fall Festival event. "The Chrysler brand and our local dealerships are committed to giving...
December 14, 2012 - 10:34am
August 16, 2012
Gardening at Houlton Elementary
According to Master Gardener Sandy Madsen, Gardening at Houlton Elementary includes three distinct categories. They are: Composting The whole...
August 16, 2012 - 8:00am
March 15, 2012
Video:'Sleeping Beauty' comes to life at Houlton Elementary School
The magic of the live theater jumped off the stage at Houlton Elementary School on March 9. Prairie Fire Theatre brought its week long artist-in-residence...
arts and entertainment/Life
March 15, 2012 - 12:06pm
August 18, 2011
Houlton home gutted by fire Thursday morning
A Houlton couple is fortunate to have escaped a fire that gutted their residence Thursday morning. According to St. Joseph Fire Chief Ron Burton,...
August 18, 2011 - 10:48am
August 13, 2011
Local fifth-grader wins big at Washington County Fair
Just by looking at her, you would not know that ten year old Mariah Boumeester was the type of person who enjoyed showing animals at county fairs. ...
August 13, 2011 - 12:09pm
August 12, 2011
Volunteers keep garden going
Each week a Houlton family contributes an hour to care for the Houlton Elementary School gardens. Master Gardener Sandy Madsen provides guidance...
August 12, 2011 - 4:14pm
July 14, 2011
Walker sends letters to Congress urging Stillwater bridge action
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker sent two letters of support to Congress Thursday urging action on legislation to fund a new St. Croix River crossing at Stillwater. In his letters, the Governor notes the bipartisan support for the bridge in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.
July 14, 2011 - 3:47pm
June 15, 2011
Houlton Elementary's Nutrition Manager Kristie Faust brought in Chinese Golden Pheasant eggs for Teresa Rizzardi's second grade class to hatch...
June 15, 2011 - 3:20pm
June 1, 2011
Visit state park
Students at Houlton Elementary who participated in Family Fun and Fitness during January, February or March celebrated at Willow River State...
June 1, 2011 - 4:28pm