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Contract awarded for Hanley Road project
Wisconsin roundup:Feds suggest revised rules for Upper Mississippi River; Amery man accused of animal mistreatment; more state news stories
Hudson updates building permit fees
WATCH: Police Chief Marty Jensen honored on retirement
Somerset man convicted in Minn. rape case
crime and courts
Nelson All-American at UW-L
Raiders rule All-BRC teams
Outdoor Happenings: Fishers
Herink repeat All-WIAC pick
Twice is nice: Raiders repeat as state champs
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
STORAGE SALE- ONLINE AUCTION: 3/22/18 for Carefree Self Storage, Hudson, WI
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: Ad For Bids - 2018 Road Maintenance
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Feb. 6, 2018 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF HUDSON: 3/21/18 Board of Adjustment Meeting (Variance requests)
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: 3/28/18 Hearing - Proposed Ordinance
Feds say no to permit for Michigan mine
Hudson Hospital adds drop boxes for unused meds
Spring Showcase set for this weekend
Hudson Police Explorers receive Hot Air Affair donation
Spring Showcase raffle offers great prizes
Place a Business Announcement
Gordon W. Gilbert
DeEtte "Dee" M. Johnson
Paul Allen Sommers
Henry J. "Bud" Lentz
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Viewpoint: Giving a voice to people who live with disabilities
Viewpoint: We don't need a First Amendment change
Letters to the editor: The Constitution is still alive and well; A new hearing for riverfront?
Viewpoint: An open, honest debate on guns is needed
North Hudson Neighbors are watching out for each other
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March 25, 2013
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