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Judge refuses to dismiss charges against Left of Center managers for selling alleged drug paraphernalia
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School board considers selling UU property; report says site isn't suitable for large school
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Raider girls' basketball team picks up first win
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Raider girls' hockey team splits games up north
Raider boys skate past Menomonie
Wrestlers open the season strong
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Dancing Christmas lights bring visitors to Aldro Road
Ringing at Walgreens
Concert set for St. Pat's
Cookie walk is Saturday
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Richard "Rick" Raley, 74
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M/Sgt. David A. Benoy, 73
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Margaret's Musings: Giving thanks and more insurance challenges
Our View: Drive carefully and smart during the holidays
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Our View: Now is the time to consider running for local government position
Day by Day: Sometimes it is a challenge but I’m thankful and then some
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/25/13 Special Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: BAC Home Loans v. Gregg A. Wettleson, Case No. 11-CV-31
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Marion L. Barker Estate; Case No. 13PR94
NOTICE TO CREDITORS - SUMMARY ASSIGNMENT: John A. Schloe; Case No. 13PR95
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2013 Wildlife Crop Damage Assessment Deadline
December 11, 2013
School board considers selling UU property; report says site is not suitable for large school
The Hudson School Board voted 5-0 to get appraisals of the two pieces of property the district owns on County UU near the Hudson Soccer Complex in order to consider whether the property should be sold and a new site sought for a secondary school or to hold onto the property. The...
December 11, 2013 - 2:06pm
School board candidates have January filing deadline
Two seats on the Hudson Board of Education will be part of the spring 2014 election on April 1. The three-year term seats are currently held by Lynn Robson and Dan Tjornehoj. The deadline for filing is Jan. 7 at 5 p.m. Candidacy papers are available are the office of the superintendent...
December 11, 2013 - 10:30am
December 6, 2013
Reindeer in the Park moved because of cold weather
Hudson’s popular Reindeer in the Park event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 7 but the location has been changed because of the expected extreme cold weather. The Reindeer event has moved from Lakefront Park to YMCA Camp St. Croix, 532 County Road F. Reindeer event activities will...
December 6, 2013 - 11:47am
December 2, 2013
Operation Help needs your help, deadline to donate is Dec. 9
HELP Campaign for Kids needs 25 sponsors, deadline to donate is Dec. 9 Operation HELP’s annual Campaign for Kids still needs sponsors for 25 Hudson area families in need of help this Christmas. The program is geared to children. Sponsors provide gifts and other items to provide...
news / region
December 2, 2013 - 10:31am
November 29, 2013
20 years later, Jane Neumann's death remains a mystery, family suspects husband
Nov. 22 marks the 20th anniversary of Jane Neumann’s death in her Trout Brook Road home. Her husband, Jim, said it was a suicide. Her family believes she was murdered and suspect him of the crime. The 30-year-old wife and mother of a 2-year-old son was found dead of a shotgun...
news / crime and courts
November 29, 2013 - 9:16am
November 25, 2013
Bob Redner dies while hunting
Robert “Bob” Redner of Hudson reportedly died of a heart attack on Sunday while deer hunting near Richland Center. Redner, 40, is the son of the former mayor of Hudson, Tom Redner, and his wife Mary. Star-Observer records indicate that he is survived by his wife Leslie and...
November 25, 2013 - 1:26pm
November 22, 2013
Hudson loan store robbed
Two men robbed the LoanMax store on the hill on Thursday evening. According to Hudson police, two younger African American men entered the store at 1409 Coulee Rd., at approximately 6:30 p.m., demanded money, and then fled on foot. The males were last seen running west from...
November 22, 2013 - 9:42am
November 18, 2013
Houlton man arrested in Hudson early Monday for fifth OWI
Anthony Wicklace, 39, of Houlton was arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol early Monday morning in Hudson for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 5th offense. At approximately 12:31 a.m. a Wisconsin State Trooper conducted a traffic stop in the McDonalds parking lot...
November 18, 2013 - 9:33am
November 12, 2013
New Richmond man arrested for fifth offense OWI
At approximately 7 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, Justin Lindstrom, 30, New Richmond, was arrested at Hospital Rd. and 8th St., in New Richmond, by a...
news / crime and courts
November 12, 2013 - 1:43pm
November 8, 2013
Hudson lawmaker signs frac-sand letter backing local control
State Rep. Dean Knudson (R-Hudson) joined four other Assembly lawmakers in sending a letter to Sen. Tom Tiffany and Rep. Joan Ballweg -- authors...
news / politics
November 8, 2013 - 9:38am
November 7, 2013
Bostrom Group project underway
Site work for a new 5,140 square foot single-story office building in Hudson's St. Croix Business Park East began on a small-scale Friday, Nov. 1, with the owners and employees turning a few spades of earth. The structure will be owned by Evan Ray Properties LLC and will be partially...
news / business
November 7, 2013 - 12:33pm
Duffy to host Veteran History workshop, will train volunteers
U.S. Congressman Sean Duffy is hosting a Veteran History Project workshop to train volunteers to preserve personal accounts of veterans from 4-6:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day, at the Hudson House Grand Hotel. The Veterans History Project of the American Folklife...
life / family
November 7, 2013 - 10:12am
Kudos for county vets office
The St. Croix County Veterans’ Service Office was scheduled for special recognition by the board of supervisors at its November meeting Tuesday...
news / government
November 7, 2013 - 9:40am
TeWinkel returns to city council seat
Kurt TeWinkel is a member of the Hudson City Council again. Monday night, the council voted 4-1 to return him to the District 4 aldermanic seat that he resigned from six weeks earlier. The council selected TeWinkel over two other applicants for the position — Pam Brokaw, a...
news / government
November 7, 2013 - 9:14am
Golf Club owner sends a bitter email
Expressions of disappointment by city officials over the closing of the Hudson Golf Club have drawn a scathing response from one of the owners of the golf course. Last Friday, Jon Hanson of Hanson Bros. Golf Holdings sent an email to Hudson City Council members. Hanson, who...
news / business
November 7, 2013 - 8:58am