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Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
Plan Commission approves final Carmichael Ridge plat
Wisconsin roundup: Rodgers won't dish on 'Bachelorette' brother; Baldwin heralds state's 'cheese, brats and beer' at DNC; eight more state news stories
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
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
Donna M. Schultz, 88
Carol Johnson, 66
Karen L. Rada, 77
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
September 27, 2013
Libertarian event is Sunday
The Libertarian Party Pierce announced its inaugural economic literacy event; “Road Signs,” featuring UW-River Falls, Professor of Management Brian Huffman, College of Business and Economics. The event is Sunday, Sept. 29, at Kilkarney...
September 27, 2013 - 2:23pm
Politically slanted video upsets Hudson Middle School parents
The School District of Hudson has issued an apology for showing a politically-slanted video to all Middle School students Wednesday, Sept. 25. The 2009 video, billed as “Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher’s I Pledge Video” was shown to all Middle School students as part of “Peace...
September 27, 2013 - 9:38am
September 26, 2013
Economic wow: St. Croix and Pierce rank No. 1 and 2 in Wisconsin
For the fourth straight month, St. Croix County had the lowest jobless rate among the state’s 72 counties at 4%. Coming in at No. 2, according to the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, was Pierce County at 4.2% The Madison area of Dane County was third at 4.5%. The...
September 26, 2013 - 12:38pm
No bull: 2,000 pound animal shot dead in Woodbury after traffic rampage
A 2,000-pound bull sprung loose from a trailer taking it to market Wednesday morning and rampaged through rush hour traffic in Woodbury. Police – joined by farmers who had transported the bull – attempted to corral the animal while it stormed around Hudson Road near Manning...
September 26, 2013 - 9:50am
September 19, 2013
State Patrol warns of phone scam
Wisconsin State Patrol officials are warning about a phone scam in which a caller identifies himself as a sergeant from the State Patrol...
News/crime and courts
September 19, 2013 - 10:54am
September 16, 2013
Fire destroys NH home; homeowner injured
The fire early Saturday morning destroyed a home at 722 Pine St. No. in North Hudson. The home is owned by Pamela and Gregory Stene. Gregory...
September 16, 2013 - 9:53am
September 6, 2013
Coalition information meeting set
St. Croix County Health and Human Services and the New Richmond Community Commons would like to join together with dedicated members of our communities to reach the common goal of preventing and treating substance abuse within our community. With a focus on prevention, intervention,...
September 6, 2013 - 11:53am
September 3, 2013
HHS alumnus is among '11 Who Care'
Wants all children to learn to swim By Meg Heaton firstname.lastname@example.org A Hudson High School graduate was among those recognized for their...
September 3, 2013 - 2:24pm
August 30, 2013
Man charged in deadly heroin overdose, believed to be victim’s dealer
The man suspected of supplying the heroin that killed Alex Solberg of Hudson last December has been charged with first degree reckless homicide in St. Croix County Court. According to the criminal complaint, Samuel James Taylor, 26, address unknown, had been Solberg’s dealer...
August 30, 2013 - 9:42am
August 29, 2013
Our View: Safety tips for a new school year
The School District of Hudson resumes classes Tuesday, Sept. 3, and this means a time of adjustment for not only students and parents but all...
August 29, 2013 - 10:46am
August 28, 2013
Accident closed eastbound I-94
A traffic accident near milepost 9, just west of Roberts, closed east bound I-94 at exit 4 Wednesday afternoon. Cars were directed off the freeway...
August 28, 2013 - 3:28pm
August 26, 2013
Hudson Rotary names first "Unsung Hero"
The Hudson Rotary Club awarded its first “Unsung Hero” award to community volunteer, Glenn Kees at the annual Rotary golf event Aug. 5. Kees...
August 26, 2013 - 2:09pm
August 14, 2013
No bids on Schaffhausen house
HUDSON -- A “sheriff’s sale” auction for the Schaffhausen house in River Falls where three sisters were killed by their father drew not a single bidder Tuesday morning, Aug. 13, at the St. Croix County Government Center. That means the property will be retained by Affinity Plus...
August 14, 2013 - 2:20pm
August 9, 2013
It's a store, a museum and more: Abigail Page celebrates 20 years
Dealers at Abigail Page Antique Mall in downtown Hudson come from Hudson, Spring Valley, River Falls, Clear Lake and Afton, and on Aug. 16,...
August 9, 2013 - 10:12am
August 7, 2013
Collin Geraghty selected as host for Discover Wisconsin
Hudson native Collin Geraghty has been selected as one of four co-hosts for the nation’s longest running tourism program, Discover Wisconsin....
August 7, 2013 - 11:35am