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Hudson officer’s resignation followed misconduct
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A bridge coming together
It’s not just the heat: Crops increase humidity
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
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Ruby Lawson, 92
Carol Johnson, 66
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
January 20, 2016
Hudson Schools Administrative News & Views: Addressing the Long-Term Comprehensive Plan for High School and Middle School
Community members may have noticed surveyors working at Hudson High School this past week. The survey team will provide a topographical analysis...
January 20, 2016 - 10:24am
January 11, 2016
Community leaders tour Minnetonka H.S.
With the Hudson School Board poised to authorize a $79-86 million referendum on proposed high school and middle school renovations, a team of community leaders toured a marque similar project in Minnetonka this week. “We're really trying to move beyond our internal folks and let...
January 11, 2016 - 8:44am
January 1, 2016
Four-year-old kindergarten on Hudson district’s radar
New figures show that 96.6 percent of Wisconsin school districts offer 4-year-old kindergarten, and while Hudson hasn’t joined the list yet, that could change in the future. “We’ve already started having discussions at the administrative level about what that would look like...
January 1, 2016 - 10:52pm
December 4, 2015
School Board set sights on ‘like new” secondary-space option
Based on secondary-space preferences garnered by a community survey, the Hudson School Board last week set its sights on $79.2-$86.1 million in high-school/middle-school additions and renovations, with an eye toward a referendum in April. At a special Nov. 23 meeting, the board eliminated...
December 4, 2015 - 9:08am
December 2, 2015
HHS clubs connect students in positive way; one who knows leads the way
HHS senior Becca Buchholz describes herself as “super involved” and says some of her best memories of high school come from the clubs and...
December 2, 2015 - 10:53am
November 20, 2015
Secondary-space survey results to be released Nov. 23
Results of a community survey on the Hudson School District’s final three secondary-space options will be released at a Nov. 23 special School Board meeting, where the list could be pared down further, depending on respondents’ opinions. “We may be in a position to maybe...
November 20, 2015 - 11:30am
November 13, 2015
Our View: Just a few days left to respond to school survey
A couple of weeks ago residents of the Hudson School District received the 16-page survey, developed by the Slinger-based School Perceptions research firm. Many have already responded, but if you haven’t, you need to do so -- the survey must be completed before Nov. 16. The survey...
November 13, 2015 - 1:57pm
November 6, 2015
Marching band fundraiser is Nov. 9
The Hudson Marching Band Parent Group invites the community to a Bingo, Raffle and Silent Auction Night in support of the Hudson Marching Band...
November 6, 2015 - 2:38pm
Lab renovations boost high school’s science-learning mission
Hudson High School science students found new learning possibilities this year after a summer of renovation, updates and expansion at the school’s...
November 6, 2015 - 8:41am
Rotary honors HHS students
Four Hudson High School seniors were recently named Students of the Month by Hudson's two Rotary Clubs, the Daybreak Club and the Thursday Noon...
November 6, 2015 - 7:51am
November 1, 2015
Our View: Here comes that school survey!
Residents of the Hudson School District have received, or will receive, an important item in the mail sometime this week. It will be the 16-page survey, developed by the Slinger-based School Perceptions research firm. The survey will be one of the final steps involving public input...
November 1, 2015 - 11:18am
October 30, 2015
School Board approves $56.5 million budget, 6.73 percent levy hike
The Hudson School Board this week unanimously approved a $56.5 million 2015-16 district budget and a 6.73 percent tax-levy hike in the wake of a 9.6 percent decline in state school aids. The “good news” is that this year’s state aids, released by the state Department of Public...
October 30, 2015 - 12:00pm
October 27, 2015
Donate to Backpack Program
First American Bank, 2424 Monetary Blvd., suite 107, recently donated $500 through their Denim with a Cause program, to the Hudson Backpack Program. The...
October 27, 2015 - 11:44am
October 26, 2015
Former student reflects on 1993 high-profile Star Grant
The foundation has awarded more than 700 Star Grants in 25 years. Although thousands of students have been impacted each year by foundation grants,...
October 26, 2015 - 10:58am
Education Foundation marks 25 years of helping local schools
This month, the Education Foundation of Hudson marks 25 years of serving the community. The organization is best known for its two flagship...
October 26, 2015 - 10:51am