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Fiscal Bureau memo declares $1B-plus state shortfall looms large; Saturday is be biggest shopping day; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Golf course rezoning advances
St. Joseph approves limits on large farm equipment travel
Man with local ties charged in stabbing death of Duluth woman
Star Grants totaling $36,568 awarded for innovative classroom projects
crime and courts
Kenzie Prater going for hockey gold with U.S. national team
Raider girls' hoops team on top in Big Rivers
Hudson doctor receives national certification for brain injury medicine
Raider boys streak to 5-0 start
Raider boys open season with two victories
Bell-ringers make it through the night; halfway to goal
Lilyquist, Gilbert team up again for marathon bell-ringing at County Market
Family receives gift of decorated home; father serving in Kuwait
Organist Dave Wickerham to perform holiday extravaganza at The Phipps
Hudson gourmets among the best at World Food Championships
arts and entertainment
SUMMONS: Croixview Family Chiropractic v. Shane Jacks; Case No. 14-SC-922
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2014 Wildlife Crop Damage Assessment Deadline
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/8/15 Public Hearing- Hospital Permit & Sign Plan
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Howard G. Bune Estate; Case 14PR90
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Mary E. Senkus Estate; Case No. 14PR88
Willard C. Hoheisel, 86
Stephen Sabol, 73
Caleb F. Peterson, 25
Martin Willesen O'Connell, 85
Janet R. Laatsch, 80
Get Me the Manager: Email sparks memories of Thanksgiving days on the lean side
Day By Day: This Thanksgiving I’m grateful for those who have come and gone
Our View: Hudson has it all for holiday shopping
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Local Area News
June 17, 2009
Sexual offender rules set
Three years after the issue was first raised by Alderperson Randy Morrissette II, the Hudson City Council has adopted an ordinance restricting where people convicted of sex crimes may reside. The ordinance also establishes 150-foot restricted zones around schools, parks, daycares,...
June 17, 2009 - 2:40pm
Donna Mueller, 81, dies
Donna I. Mueller, 81, of Hudson died Sunday at the Arthur Rose Care Center in New Richmond after being diagnosed with cancer last fall. She and her husband, Dick, owned and operated True Value Hardware in Hudson for several decades. The store, which began operation in downtown Hudson,...
June 17, 2009 - 9:47am
Hudson Relay For Life: the community makes it happen
The Hudson Relay For Life will mark its 10th anniversary this year at opening ceremonies June 26 at Newton Field. The event is consistently one...
June 17, 2009 - 9:16am
June 10, 2009
Police shut down prostitution website allegedly run by Woodbury woman
Minneapolis police have arrested a Woodbury woman they believe has been running a prostitution ring via a website. The woman has not yet been...
crime and courts / news
June 10, 2009 - 4:20pm
Update: Boys' play sparks disaster
Two boys using a magnesium stick and a knife to strike sparks started more of a fire than they intended to Thursday afternoon, June 4. The sparks ignited a cluster of cottonwood seeds on a sidewalk next to the Ronald and Marian Sake residence at 1808 Willow Drive. From there, the...
June 10, 2009 - 9:00am
June 8, 2009
Fire ban lifted
Hudson Fire Chief Jim Frye on Monday lifted the burning ban that had been put in place last Thursday. Rain on Saturday, Sunday and today has dissipated the threat.
June 8, 2009 - 10:57am
June 5, 2009
Rock staff member has confirmed case of H1N1
A Hudson school has its first confirmed case of the H1N1 influenza virus. The School District was notified on June 4 that a staff member at E.P. Rock Elementary had been infected. According to information from the district, the employee is no longer at school and will remain absent...
June 5, 2009 - 9:50am
June 3, 2009
'V-3' looms: changes ahead for HSO web site
Have you noticed how internet jargon, like the Web itself, has crept into every aspect of our lives? We chat about the "blogosphere," refer to one respective "domain" or another like we'd offer someone driving directions and speak of "cookies" as a normal part of life.
news / opinion
June 3, 2009 - 1:18am
June 1, 2009
WisDOT to replace overhead signs on I-94 in Hudson
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will be replacing five overhead-mounted signs on I-94 at Hudson this week. The signs are in the eastbound lanes starting near the 11th Street overpass and ending at Carmichael Road. The work is scheduled for the overnight hours...
June 1, 2009 - 2:05pm
Driver collides with I-94 median wall in Hudson
St. Croix EMS and the Hudson Fire Department responded to an accident on eastbound I-94 on the Hudson hill at about 9 a.m. Monday. The initial dispatch on police radio said the driver was trapped inside the vehicle and unresponsive. Authorities called for a medical helicopter to...
news / accidents
June 1, 2009 - 9:36am
May 28, 2009
River Falls pastor tumbles from ladder and dies
The Rev. Paul Schmeling, who headed the Faith Lutheran Church congregation in River Falls for 18 years, died Memorial Day after falling from a ladder while trimming a tree. An investigator revealed that Schmeling fell about eight feet while trimming a branch from a tree in the church...
news / accidents
May 28, 2009 - 8:20am