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Two dead in Sawyer County shooting
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin roundup: Employment in St. Croix, Pierce counties lagging; Dunn County sheriff addresses water deaths; nine more state news stories
Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
crime and courts
Wisconsinite claims BMX title at Nitro World Games
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
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 Pierce County Fair
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
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
mily Maria Garcia, age 23
Wilma M. Miller, 97
Beverly Ann "Bev" Radermacher, age 77,
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
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
April 22, 2010
City approves deer hunt
A pilot program allowing a select group of bow hunters to thin the city's deer herd was approved Monday night on a 5-1 vote by the City Council. By the same 5-1 margin, the council also amended the Municipal Code to allow "controlled archery-only deer hunts" in the city, and to allow...
April 22, 2010 - 7:43am
March 31, 2010
Hunter safety offered in Somerset
Young people in the St. Croix Valley area interested in hunting and recreational shooting are invited to enroll in a certified Wisconsin Hunter Education course to be held at the Somerset Middle School. Interested students should be 12 years old. Parents are also welcome to enroll...
March 31, 2010 - 10:37am
March 4, 2010
Hunter safety class offered
The Roberts-Warren hunter education instructors will hold a spring class at the Warren Town Hall, 720 112th St., Roberts, at 6:30 p.m. starting March 11. Additional class dates are March 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 and April 1, 8 and 10. The April 10 class is a mandatory Saturday class. All...
March 4, 2010 - 9:56am
February 20, 2010
Farmers asked to help vets in deer hunt
Wisconsin service members deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan during the 2009 deer hunting season could have an opportunity to catch-up this year. The Department of Natural Resources seeks to match vets with state farmers who have agricultural deer damage shooting permits. "Last year,...
February 20, 2010 - 7:28am
February 11, 2010
Company calls North Hudson deer hunt a success
The president of the hunting club involved in the North Hudson urban archery deer season calls the pilot program a success. Lon Feia, president of River Valley Deer Management (RVDM) that conducted the hunt this season under a contract with the village, said his group bagged 23 deer...
February 11, 2010 - 10:31am
February 10, 2010
Soldiers get special deer hunt
Wisconsin National Guard soldiers are about to enjoy what they missed last fall: Deer hunting. The DNR is matching up soldiers with farmers who own deer-damage permits. So far, 95 guard members who just arrived home from Iraq or Afghanistan have signed up for the special hunt. Nine...
February 10, 2010 - 11:39am
January 7, 2010
North Hudson deer hunt slows in winter
The cold and snow of December has slowed down the urban deer hunt program in North Hudson but the archers involved plan to continue to the end of the season Jan.
January 7, 2010 - 7:31am
December 30, 2009
Junior BB gun program set
The Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery Club will sponsor an eight-week Junior BB Gun program beginning Thursday, Jan. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Rod and Gun Club for youth between the ages of 7 and 15. The program will teach basic rifle marksmanship skills, gun handling safety and competitive...
December 30, 2009 - 10:14am
December 23, 2009
DNR trailing cougar across 3 counties; tips offered to avoid confrontation
EAU CLAIRE - Biologists with the state Department of Natural Resources have tracked what could be the same cougar through parts of St. Croix,...
December 23, 2009 - 7:59am
November 13, 2009
Venison drive set
St. Croix County Land & Water Conservation Department along with the University Extension Office is having "The Annual Venison Drive to Feed the Hungry." Gun season is Nov. 21-29; muzzleloader season is Nov 30-Dec. 9; and antlerless only is Dec. 10-13. Anyone who hunts may take...
November 13, 2009 - 9:56am
November 11, 2009
Experts predict lower 2009 deer kill
Wisconsin wildlife biologists anticipate the statewide deer harvest will be lower than last year. "There are a number of factors coming together in 2009 that will most likely lead to a lower total deer harvest," said Keith Warnke, big game ecologist for the Wisconsin Department...
November 11, 2009 - 9:59am
From posh to just unique, deer stands vary greatly
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Minnesota is smack dab in the middle of the 2009 deer hunting season. For many hunters, that means perching precariously...
November 11, 2009 - 7:20am
October 22, 2009
Early stage of North Hudson deer hunt is successful
With the first six weeks of the archery season history, the River Valley Deer Management pilot program deer hunt has had a successful run in North Hudson. Lon Feia, president of the organization, said that the six hunters in the group had bagged 16 antlerless deer. "Our goal this...
October 22, 2009 - 2:31pm
Parts of southern Wisconsin have 40 percent more deer than the state's goals
Wisconsin deer hunters might not have to be up north to find that trophy buck. The Department of Natural Resources says the southern half of the state has at least 20 percent more deer than the department's recommended goals. And many spots in the southern third of Wisconsin are...
October 22, 2009 - 9:00am
Wisconsin hunters against changes to gun deer season
Traditions die hard. Many of the Wisconsin residents who turned out for a public hearing Wednesday night in Ashland said they don't want to...
October 22, 2009 - 7:44am