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Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
A bridge coming together
It’s not just the heat: Crops increase humidity
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson area struck by power outages as heat turns up; church admits wrongdoing; seven more state news stories
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: 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
Sniffing out a winner: Regional K-9 trials to be held in Hudson
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
Carol Johnson, 66
Karen L. Rada, 77
Carol Johnson, 66
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Frank P. Marino, 74
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
August 3, 2015
Troy Burne ‘Tee It Up for the Troops' honors local injured vets
As Hudson’s Troy Burne Golf Club gears up for Wisconsin’s first “Tee It Up for the Troops” inspirational ceremony, tournament and dinner...
August 3, 2015 - 11:43am
July 21, 2015
Tee It Up For Troops golf event set for Aug. 17
Hudson’s Troy Burne Gold Course will host an Aug. 17 golf event combined with an inspirational ceremony to benefit Tee It Up for the Troops. Proceeds from the event will support committee-vetted local veteran service organizations, as well as three primary national veterans...
July 21, 2015 - 7:00am
July 17, 2015
Faculty group upset by colleague's irreverent tweet; deputies lead 42 dogs from woman's home; 8 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- UW Madison's faculty governance group is the latest to criticize a professor who warned incoming freshmen about changes in shared governance and faculty tenure rights on campus. Sara Goldrick-Rab said students were not being told about the changes, so she tweeted them...
July 17, 2015 - 8:53am
June 23, 2015
Hudson Chamber welcomes Army
The Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau welcomed the U.S. Army Recruiting, located at 901 Pearson Dr. The U.S. Army Recruiting...
June 23, 2015 - 11:20am
June 13, 2015
Hudson Middle School recognizes students with military connections
More than 130 students whose parents are associated with military service were recognized at a breakfast in their honor at the Hudson Middle...
June 13, 2015 - 7:00am
June 7, 2015
Senior Alex Hayes eyes terrorism war’s front lines
When 18-year-old Alex Hayes talks about the high-stakes military career he’s planning, you won’t hear the word, “bravery,” very much...
June 7, 2015 - 11:55am
May 28, 2015
Despite rain threat, service draws crowd
Memorial Day observance at Willow River Cemetery Monday drew a large crowd despite the threat of rain that morning. The rain, however, held off...
May 28, 2015 - 1:03pm
May 24, 2015
Hudson man reunites with family he rescued
A 73-year-old Hudson man has reunited with the Scottish family he helped to rescue from a house fire 52 years ago. Charles R. Starrett was...
May 24, 2015 - 11:59am
May 22, 2015
Our View: Memorial Day: Take time to honor veteran
Memorial Day is the day that Americans have set aside to remember those who gave their lives so that our country might live. Americans, who enjoy the peace purchased at the great price of death, should pay respect to all veterans who have made great sacrifices. We get that opportunity...
May 22, 2015 - 10:17am
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day services set for Monday
Memorial Day observances are scheduled Monday in the Hudson area at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery at 9 a.m. and Willow River Cemetery at 10:15. Additional observances are scheduled in Afton and Lakeland. The local presentations are coordinated by American Legion Post 50, Veterans...
May 21, 2015 - 10:31am
May 18, 2015
State Veterans Affairs secretary visits Hudson
Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary John A. Scocos was in Hudson last week and spoke to members of the Hudson Thursday Noon Rotary...
May 18, 2015 - 11:09am
April 27, 2015
Lawmaker again presses for tougher first-time OWI penalties; field work in high-gear this week; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- A Wisconsin lawmaker will try again to approve a major crackdown on drunk driving. Assembly Republican Jim Ott of Mequon says he'll introduce seven bills -- including one that forces first-time Operating While Intoxicated offenders to appear in court. Other lawmakers...
April 27, 2015 - 9:20am
Walker says Act 10 fallout steeled him for global threats; Congress may fast-track carp control efforts; 8 more Wisconsin stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Gov. Scott Walker said the way he handled the Madison union protesters in 2011 helped prepare him for dealing with world terrorists. Walker, a potential GOP presidential hopeful, made the remark Thursday at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference...
February 27, 2015 - 7:39am
February 25, 2015
Contractor says right-to-work may jeopardize his business; hearing ends abruptly after unionists threaten disruption; 8 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- The owner of a Black River Falls construction firm said Tuesday that the Wisconsin right-to-work bill that's up for a Senate vote Wednesday could devastate his business. James Hoffman of Hoffman Construction said he relies on the Operating Engineers' union to train employees...
February 25, 2015 - 9:30am
January 27, 2015
Walker plan for UW System would bring big cuts, more independence; V.A. chief orders Tomah probe; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- The University of Wisconsin system would get something it has wanted for years -- more freedom from state rules -- under Gov. Scott Walker's next budget. In exchange, the UW would have its state funding slashed by 13 percent over the next two years. Walker outlined his...
January 27, 2015 - 10:12am