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Hudson police seek traffic vest-wearing suspect in multiple thefts
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
Hudson officer’s resignation followed misconduct
Wisconsin roundup: State's Dems expect convention to end with unity; no bench experience for Walker's Supreme Court pick; 11 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
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
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
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
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/16 Council Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Wis. Grill (Starr's Bar)
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/16 Council Meeting Minutes
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
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Ruby Lawson, 92
Donna M. Schultz, 88
Carol Johnson, 66
Karen L. Rada, 77
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
March 15, 2013
Community grant program will continue, but unfunded
The city of Hudson will continue a grant program for community events and activities, but without funding it for now. The issue came before the City Council Monday night, with four of the five alderpersons present voting to continue the program. Alderperson Randy Morrissette II...
March 15, 2013 - 7:52am
February 22, 2013
Central Bank moves into new building at Carmichael and Vine
Central Bank has increased its visibility in Hudson with the construction of a full-service office at the corner of Carmichael Road and Vine...
February 22, 2013 - 9:55am
February 21, 2013
Freedom's Little Red Stocking Campaign a success
Erickson Oil Freedom Valu Centers officials presented $52,840 to the Children's Home Society on Monday, Feb. 18. The funds were collected...
February 21, 2013 - 10:08am
February 20, 2013
Parents decry special-needs vouchers
Dozens of parents converged on the State Capitol Feb. 19 to protest Governor Scott Walker's plan to let special needs' children attend private schools with tax-funded vouchers. Kimberly Nerone of Wauwatosa said public schools need to improve their already-strong programs for kids...
February 20, 2013 - 11:11am
January 25, 2013
Assembly rejects gas-tax, high-cost registration
Wisconsin Assembly leaders say there's no way they'll approve a higher gasoline tax and a new vehicle registration fee that increases according to mileage driven. Those were the two main ideas endorsed Jan. 23 by a bi-partisan commission, which called on motorists to pay an average...
January 25, 2013 - 11:36am
Experts expect higher beef prices
Beef will cost more in 2013 as shoppers pay for the effects of last year's drought. UW River Falls agricultural economist Brenda Boetel told a forum in Madison Jan. 23 that a $5 pound of beef could rise by up to 20 cents during the year. That's because the drought will reduce supplies...
January 25, 2013 - 11:35am
January 21, 2013
'Shorty' does auctions in his spare time
Longtime North Hudson resident Sheldon "Shorty" Ehman has an interesting hobby -- much of his spare time is spent being an auctioneer! "When...
January 21, 2013 - 11:41am
January 11, 2013
Letter: Healthcare or warfare?
Dear Editor, According to information compiled by the Inter-Faith Peacemakers of Edina, U.S. military spending (2012-2013) will exceed the combined spending of all other countries in the world! The U.S. ranks No. 1 with an annual military budget of $686 billion. China is No....
January 11, 2013 - 1:11am
January 9, 2013
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy explains his vote on fiscal cliff deal
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy opened a town hall meeting in Hudson late Monday afternoon by explaining his vote against the measure that prevented the...
January 9, 2013 - 5:00pm
Survey says: Tech college teachers made more than UW counterparts
Teachers at Wisconsin's technical colleges were paid more last year than UW professors, according to a review of public-employee salaries by Gannett Wisconsin Media, which has 10 daily newspapers around the state. Full-time instructors at the 16 tech schools averaged $90,000 last...
January 9, 2013 - 11:36am
December 26, 2012
Many questions remain about impact of Obamacare
The one certain thing about the impact of the Affordable Care Act is that it will vary from business to business and individual to individual. That's...
December 26, 2012 - 12:11pm
December 24, 2012
Salvation Army reaches goal
The Salvation Army of St. Croix County reached its goal and then some by collecting more than $112,000 during its Red Kettle campaign. The Funds raised during our Red Kettle Campaign will be used to support local programs. Programs include emergency assistance for rent, utilities,...
December 24, 2012 - 8:50am
December 18, 2012
Chiefs support Salvation Army
In what has become a holiday tradition, Hudson Fire Chief Jim Frye, left, EMS Chief Kim Eby, center, and Hudson Police Chief Marty Jensen, drew...
December 18, 2012 - 12:28pm
December 7, 2012
Fed awards Wisconsin big education grant
After more than three years of trying, the White House said Friday, Dec. 7 that the Badger State is one of five that will share the $133 million of a competitive education grant to expand early learning programs and improve their quality. Governor Scott Walker's office said Wisconsin...
December 7, 2012 - 12:13pm
December 4, 2012
HELP needs help
Operation HELP's Campaign for Kids could use a little more support. As of Monday, the campaign has 15 families that are still in need of sponsors. The campaign is a cooperative effort between the organization and sponsors from throughout the community to provide gifts for children,...
December 4, 2012 - 1:10pm