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Appeal filed after St. Croix County recount
Wisconsin roundup: State taking apps for $100M in school safety funds; more state news
Sen. Patty Schachtner visits BRIDGE for Community Life
Listen: After 36 years on Hudson force, retiring officer charts new course to the links
Wisconsin roundup: Missing Eau Claire man’s mother confirms discovery; more state news stories
crime and courts
Raider softball opens with sweep
Girls Border Battle champs
Shorthanded netters go 1-1
Hudson Raider Clay Target Team tops Baldwin-Woodville
Raider booters batter Mustangs
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 5/10/18 Board of Review to Adjourn
TOWN OF HUDSON: 5/2/18 Board of Adjustment Meeting (Sign variance)
CITY OF HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Hudson Softball Assoc.
CITY OF HUDSON: March 26, 2018 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: March 12, 2018 Council Meeting Minutes
Loehr joins First National Community Bank Board
Innovation Center hosts grand opening
Solo Yoga welcomes community connection
Hudson Hospital honors volunteers
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Place a Business Announcement
Margaret A. Webb
John G. Hoggatt
August Bernard Henn
Vote for Tim Hall
Viewpoint: What does St. Croix EMS cost?
Daniel Bruch column: Earth Day or Earth in play?
Letters to the editor: Water quality takes working together; Family court in child abuse case
Viewpoint: Invest in success, Science Olympiad pays it forward
Hudson pastor column: A life of shameless jubilation
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Vieth is new executive director at Carpenter Nature Center
The Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings has a new executive director. Jen Vieth was the unanimous choice of the three committees tasked with...
March 25, 2013 - 4:03pm
October 30, 2012
Paul Ryan and Tommy Thompson visit Hudson
An effort at Republican Victory Centers throughout Wisconsin to collect food, dog food and other essential supplies for victims of Hurricane...
October 30, 2012 - 7:21pm
April 5, 2011
Elections board warns petition circulators not to disturb voters
Due to the anticipated presence of recall petition circulators at polling places today, the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board offered...
April 5, 2011 - 2:39pm
March 25, 2011
Economic 'dashboard' for February shows 'troubling signs'
RIVER FALLS -- Diminished sales tax revenues, lower median prices for recently-sold homes and continued employment doldrums indicate continued...
March 25, 2011 - 3:11pm
July 6, 2010
16-year-old dies following 4th of July automobile accident
STAR PRAIRIE -- A 16-year-old Burnsville, Minn., boy died July 4 following a single-car accident in the St. Croix County town of Star Prairie. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff's Department, Alexander Daniel Maslow was driving a 1999 Toyota Camry north on County Road CC when...
July 6, 2010 - 7:50am
June 22, 2010
Village president replaces O'Connor on the library board
Roy Sjoberg is the new board president Jim O'Connor, president of the Hudson Area Joint Library Board for the past seven years, is no longer a member of the board. North Hudson Village President George Klein has replaced O'Connor as the village's representative on the library. O'Connor...
June 22, 2010 - 10:19am
June 17, 2010
Ellie's keeps liquor license, but with stipulations
After more than three hours of testimony and another hour of deliberation behind closed doors, the Hudson City Council decided shortly after midnight on Tuesday not to suspend the liquor license of Ellie's on Main, a downtown bar. Four motions, in all, were made concerning the future...
June 17, 2010 - 7:56am
June 16, 2010
Council keeps door open to dike road shelter, restrooms
The Hudson City Council has decided not to close the door on building a picnic shelter and restrooms at the end of the old toll bridge dike road at Lakefront Park. On June 7, the council instructed Mayor Dean Knudson to send a message to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources...
June 16, 2010 - 1:29pm
O'Keefe said cancer took him by surprise
More information about prostate cancer and its symptoms can be found on the Mayo Clinic website at www.mayoclinic.com/health/prostate-cancer. ...
June 16, 2010 - 12:02pm
May 6, 2010
North Hudson takes building 'green' to a new level
It's an understatement to say that Dr.
May 6, 2010 - 2:07pm
May 5, 2010
North Hudson man takes building 'green' to a new level
It's an understatement to say that Dr.
May 5, 2010 - 2:07pm
March 25, 2010
Boosters, church egg hunts set April 3
The Hudson Boosters and Christ Center Church are again sponsoring outdoor and indoor Easter egg hunts Saturday, April 3. The Hudson Boosters are sponsoring their annual Easter egg hunt at Prospect Park beginning at 1 p.m. The event is free and open to all children age nine and under. In...
March 25, 2010 - 10:01am
December 29, 2009
Woman sues, claiming sexual assault in jail
HUDSON -- A former inmate in the St. Croix County jail has filed a lawsuit against the county and its sheriff, alleging she was repeatedly sexually assaulted by a jailer, who later killed himself. Jackie L. Peterson, 32, currently an inmate in the Robert E. Ellsworth Correctional...
December 29, 2009 - 5:04pm
December 11, 2009
Tax reciprocity dead until 2011; special session convenes Wednesday
Tax reciprocity dead until 2011; special session convenes Wednesday Efforts by two area legislators to restore Wisconsin's income tax reciprocity for state residents who work in Minnesota appears to be dead until new Governors are elected in both states. Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River...
December 11, 2009 - 11:55am
December 2, 2009
Our View: Support Hudson while doing your Christmas shopping
As we enter the Christmas season, it may be a good time to remind people that it makes good fiscal sense to shop locally. Before the big box stores came to Hudson (Walmart, Target, Menards, etc.) newspapers always wrote editorials reminding people to shop locally - support your area...
December 2, 2009 - 10:04am