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’Know the Truth:’ a first step on the path to prevention
Hudson man involved in fatal crash; Montana man killed
Softball concessions agreement causes disagreement
Hudson men charged after alleged drug robbery
Man wrongfully convicted of murder gets $6.5 million settlement; Bonds paid off -- Packers sales tax will end six years early; 11 more state news briefs
crime and courts
Raider track teams shine in openers
Hudsonites run on team of friend Billy Mills
Raider seniors shine at showcase
Hunter safety course scheduled in Somerset
Sparstad two-time All-BRC
Pastor: Easter is most important part of Christian faith
Booster Easter egg hunt is April 4
Hudson is featured destination on ‘Discover Wisconsin’
Hudsonites among those receiving ‘buttons’
Concordia to host Norwegian event at Hudson Middle School on Saturday
arts and entertainment
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/10/15 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/19/15 Expulsion Hearing Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Rosemary C. Lynch Estate, Case No. 15PR20
PROBATE NOTICE: Judith W. Boysen Estate; Case No. 15-PR-19
SUMMONS: TCF Bank v. Eric Sylte; Case No. 14-CV-447
Kristan E. Janse-Dinkel, 54
Mary M. "Markee" Bourget, 95
Darlene Faye Plemon, 73
Emil M. Klatt, 83
Mary Anne (Frable) Hetrick, 64
Doug's Diggings: Home is among Hudson’s oldest
Doug's Diggings: Emotions running high for Badger basketball
Our View: Looking for family fun this Sunday?
Notes from the Dockside: Supervising grandpa
Doug's Diggings: Stadium improvements highlight spring baseball
Get Out! Deals
May 20, 2009
Wisconsin's milk production increases; California's declines
New figures show that Wisconsin farmers made just more than 2 billion pounds of milk in April, up 1.6 percent from the same month a year ago. California's output dropped 2.3 percent, as farmers there made just more than 3.4 billion pounds last month. Of the 23 major dairy states,...
May 20, 2009 - 9:18am
March 6, 2009
Letter: Didn't like added info
Dear Editor, Thank you for publishing my letter in regard to our state legislators giving themselves a 5.3% wage increase (Star-Observer, Feb. 19). As you well know, the point of my remarks was not the amount of compensation legislators receive, but the fact they gave themselves...
March 6, 2009 - 1:08am
March 5, 2009
Sewer rates to increase, meter service charge added
The City Council gave final approval Monday night to a rate increase for customers of the Hudson sewer utility. The utility serves residences, businesses and institutional customers in the city and the village of North Hudson. Beginning with the first-quarter meter reading of 2009,...
March 5, 2009 - 1:02am
February 25, 2009
Sewer rate increase planned
The City Council on Feb. 18 tentatively adopted a rate increase for customers of the Hudson sewer utility. The utility serves residences, businesses and institutional customers in the city and the village of North Hudson. The council approved the first reading of an ordinance that...
February 25, 2009 - 2:20pm
February 18, 2009
Funding boost could limit UW tuition increases for some
University of Wisconsin officials say tuition will probably go up 5-6 percent next fall. But a boost in state financial aid would nullify the tuition hike for Wisconsin families making less than $60,000 a year. Board of Regents' president Mark Bradley says Wisconsinites should know...
February 18, 2009 - 9:28am
February 11, 2009
Senate votes to increase minimum wage in state
Wisconsin's minimum wage would go up by 17 percent now - and it would automatically rise each year for inflation under a bill the state Senate passed Tuesday. All 18 Democrats voted yes, and 14 Republicans voted no, to raising the wage from $6.50-an-hour to $7.60. Officials said...
February 11, 2009 - 9:00am
More birds staying in Wisconsin during winter
If you think you're seeing more birds in Wisconsin this winter, you're right. The National Audubon Society says 305 species of birds in North America are spending their winters further north than they did 40 years ago. The purple finch has moved the farthest. Finches that used...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
November 28, 2008
Gypsy moth making gains in Wisconsin
The leaf-eating gypsy moth is on the rise in Wisconsin. About 386,000 of the caterpillars were found in traps this year. That's up from 293,000 a year ago. State agriculture officials are not sure why the numbers rose but it might be due to the moths' natural cycle. A similar increase...
November 28, 2008 - 12:00am
August 21, 2008
School taxes could increase by 8 percent
It doesn't come as any surprise, but property values in the Hudson School District are expected to see less than a 1 percent increase for the 2008-09 school year. The information was part of a report to the Hudson Board of Education at its meeting last week. District Director of...
August 21, 2008 - 12:00am