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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
April 1, 2011
UPDATE: New Richmond business welcomes Iraqi ambassador
Iraq's ambassador to the United States, Samir Sumaidaie, visited a New Richmond business on Friday, April 1. Ellicott Dredge Enterprises of...
April 1, 2011 - 3:51pm
August 27, 2010
Buyer being sought for UFE, Inc.
UFE, Inc. in Osceola is facing an uncertain future. The injection molding company entered receivership under an Aug. 6 federal judge's order. The company continues to operate and a possible new owner is being sought. UFE's other injection molding facilities in El Paso, Texas, Mexico...
August 27, 2010 - 11:26am
February 19, 2010
Local entrepreneur's company among top 100 in hotel management
Hudson resident Doug Rohde is the founder and president of a company recently listed as one of the top 100 hotel management companies nationwide. The...
February 19, 2010 - 9:57am
February 10, 2010
Comedian headlines EDC awards banquet
C. Willi Myles, called "America's everyday comedian," will provide the entertainment at St. Croix Economic Development Corporation's Business...
arts and entertainment/business/events
February 10, 2010 - 12:22pm
Oshkosh Corp. gets another big order for Marine transport trucks
The Marines have told the Oshkosh Corporation to build 400 more heavy supply trucks to be used in Afghanistan. That brings the total order to 1,300 vehicles - which are designed to carry fuel, heavy equipment, and other supplies to Marines in the field. The first such vehicles arrived...
February 10, 2010 - 11:26am
January 28, 2010
Loan intended to help keep, create jobs
Last week the St. Croix County Board gave its endorsement for a state loan to keep a company in Baldwin, retaining 15 jobs and creating another 12 in two years. The Wisconsin Community Development Block Grant program will make a $175,000 loan to Heebink Architectural Woodwork LL...
January 28, 2010 - 9:52am
Doyle has hopes for high-speed rail
Gov. Jim Doyle said during his State of the State address last night that Wisconsin is "poised to become the nation's leader in high-speed rail manufacturing." But for that to happen, President Obama would have to approve funding for a network of trains that would link numerous...
January 28, 2010 - 9:05am
January 8, 2010
Resco wins Web design award
Resco, 1450 Heggen St., recently won the International Web Design Award for Dole from the Printing Industries of America and the Digital Printing...
January 8, 2010 - 12:58am
January 1, 2010
Grants available to help manufacturers
State grant funds are available to help Wisconsin manufacturers improve performance, stimulate growth, and respond to new challenges as the economy recovers from the recession. "Wisconsin manufacturers who adopt Next Generation Manufacturing principles can improve their competitiveness,...
January 1, 2010 - 1:49am
December 31, 2009
Gagnon Inc., a quiet presence in the valley
The quiet, understated office of Gagnon Inc., founded 60 years ago in Hudson, reflects the quiet presence the company has had in the St. Croix...
December 31, 2009 - 7:26am
December 28, 2009
State's ginseng industry flourishing
Officials say a new $12 million deal with China shows just how much Wisconsin's ginseng industry has recovered. Butch Weege of the state's Ginseng Board said growers had doubts about their future when fraudulent marketing and piracy eroded the crop's marketing status a few years...
December 28, 2009 - 11:15am
December 17, 2009
November Unemployment Rates Announced
Unadjusted Data Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Secretary Roberta Gassman announced today that Wisconsin's unemployment rate for November was 7.8 percent, up 0.1 percentage points from October's final rate of 7.7 percent. The national rate decreased one-tenth of a percentage...
December 17, 2009 - 12:23pm
August 28, 2009
On the right track: Twin City Signal
Even in the current economic downturn, it's been several years of full steam ahead for Twin City Signal in Hudson. In order to meet immediate...
August 28, 2009 - 1:29am
Andersen's donates $20K to school district
The Andersen Corporate Foundation has awarded a $20,500 grant to the Hudson School District to support Project Lead the Way, a nationally acclaimed pre-engineering program that promotes math, science and technology skills for middle and high school students using engineering problem-solving...
August 28, 2009 - 1:03am
July 23, 2009
VitalMedix plans move to Wisconsin
New Richmond is in the running to attract a potential new industry to town. VitalMedix, a startup Minneapolis company, has been talking with officials in New Richmond and Hudson about a possible move to St. Croix County within the next 90 days. VitalMedix is a new biotech company...
July 23, 2009 - 12:00pm