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Dan Barber waives preliminary hearing on child molesting charges
School-start date debate rekindles; big hiring bump anticipated as spring approaches; 8 more Wisconsin stories
St. Croix County forecast as fastest growing to 2040; town of Richmond ranks 7th statewide in growth
Task force unlikely to suggest sweeping changes for rural school funding; 'robo call' bill still in-play; more Wisconsin news
Math students at River Crest
crime and courts
Raiders score in fight vs. cancer
Raider boys fall in sectional semifinal
Five Raiders make All-Big Rivers Conference hockey team
Hudson man will ski in 2014 Winter Paralympic Games at Sochi, Russia
Koehler wins all-around at sectional, 4 Hudson gymnasts headed to state
Brownies at "Thinking Day"
Bridge to celebrate 8th annual Bowl-A-Rama
Valley Outreach benefit March 9 in Afton
March 12 ‘A Night to Know the Truth’ at Hudson High School
Northern Gael will perform at The Phipps in advance of St. Patrick's Day
arts and entertainment
Marjorie A. Monson, 79
Gretchen J. Lange, 48
Alpha DeLong, 90
Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60
Paxton M. Harvieux, 21
Doug's Diggings: 'New' gym opened Feb. 21, 1975
Our View: Newspapers are still important to communities
Our View: Street crews do a remarkable job during winter weather
Day by Day: Get a smart phone - the quickest way to feel dumb
Our View: Chamber is an important player in community
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2/4/14 Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Benjamin Britten; Case No. 08-CV-945
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/10/14, Khloe Rinde; Case No. 14-CV-122
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: Ad For Bids - 2014 Road Maintenance
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Barbara N. Lawrence Estate; Case No. 14PR18
May 30, 2013
Local woman gives a healing hand
After opening her business in October 2011 Lewann Babler recently moved Necessary Therapeutics Massage & Bodyworks to a new location, 214 N.
health / business / / life
May 30, 2013 - 9:59am
May 29, 2013
New book features day hiking trails
PRESCOTT--Prescott receives prominent billing in the latest recreational guidebook to Northwest Wisconsin, "Headin' to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northwest Wisconsin," by Rob Bignell. Describing more than 100 trails, the book covers nine Wisconsin counties. And while not in...
outdoors / life
May 29, 2013 - 1:13pm
May 22, 2013
Memorial Day is for families, too, says retired chaplain
The reason for Memorial Day certainly is to honor the memories of all those who have given their lives in the nation's wars and military campaigns, says retired Chaplain Lt. Col. Lane Stockeland. "And you honor and remember the family of that military member, and those of the family...
family / life
May 22, 2013 - 12:48pm
May 17, 2013
Spring clean-up by Kiwanis
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Hudson conducted its semiannual roadside cleanup on May 11. This spring's cleanup was bigger than normal with a large...
May 17, 2013 - 8:45am
Hospice memorial service scheduled May 19
The community is invited to remember family and friends who have died by attending the annual ADORAY Hospice Memorial Program on Sunday, May...
religion / life
May 17, 2013 - 8:25am
Goliath Challenge set for Saturday
The second annual Goliath Challenge, a 5K obstacle race, is Saturday, May 18, at the Badlands Snopark in Hudson to raise funds for Feed My Starving...
outdoors / life
May 17, 2013 - 7:59am
May 16, 2013
Book Report: The choice is yours: Lovely poems, exploding tourism
University of Iowa Press has just re-issued a book of poetry by Philip Levine, winner both the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book Award, and who served for a year as United States Poet Laureate. The book is "Sweet Will," published by Prairie Lights after being out of...
columns / life
May 16, 2013 - 4:36pm
All Curt Brown ever wanted to do was fly
Hudson can now boast of being home to not only an astronaut -- but a Hall of Fame astronaut. Space shuttle commander Curt Brown was inducted...
May 16, 2013 - 11:14am
St. Croix parks to have open house, state parks plan free days
St. Croix County will host a County Parks Open House Day Sunday, June 2, for all park visitors. The Open House Day offers free vehicle admission for all visitors into the county's three staffed parks - Glen Hills Park, Troy Beach and Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake. (Additional...
outdoors / life
May 16, 2013 - 10:24am
May 14, 2013
Will clean Dike Road Sunday
The Hudson Bay Mooring Association (HBMA) is sponsoring the first annual Spring Cleanup of the Dike Road Sunday, May 19. Volunteers are asked to meet at the bridge on the east end of the dike at 2 p.m.
May 14, 2013 - 2:25pm
On the road again
The Zor Roadrunners, that entertaining group of Shriners that are so popular at area parades, practiced their intricate routines at the New Richmond...
May 14, 2013 - 1:13pm
May 13, 2013
Bobbi Sinnett says goodbye to teaching after 39 years
Bobbi Sinnett has been a part of middle school education since Hudson's first middle school opened 39 years ago. She has taught sixth grade the...
news / education / life
May 13, 2013 - 8:41am
May 8, 2013
Sheriff's investigator balances the roles of mother and cop
The role of mother as solely homemaker has changed over the last few decades and working mothers represent a majority in American households. Women...
family / life
May 8, 2013 - 11:24am
May 3, 2013
Hudson MS walk May 5
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Upper Midwest Chapter, will hold "Walk MS" on Sunday, May 5, at Hudson Middle School, 1300 Carmichael Rd. Check in will be held from 10-11 a.m., walkers can begin at 11 a.m. Participants can choose a 1- or 3.5 mile route. People can take part...
health / events / life
May 3, 2013 - 10:27am
Rain barrels available
Sustain Hudson members Judy Freund, left, and Stew Erickson show rain barrels that the environmental organization are offering for purchase. Sustain Hudson took over the rain barrel program from St. Croix County Extension. Anyone wanting more information or interested in purchasing...
May 3, 2013 - 9:46am