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Hudson police reports: Upset Sprint customer, stolen moped, and more
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
Amish teens injured after SUV rear-ends horse-drawn buggy in St. Croix County
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Finding her stroke
Hudson tied for first in SCVBL North
Former Stillwater hockey coach Phil Housley named coach of NHL's Buffalo Sabres
Tripicchio repeat Academic All-American
St. Croix Riverway book sketches modern history
Global partners to speak at Faith Community Church
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
Local authors release new novels at Belle Vinez Winery
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Letters to the Editor (June 21, 2017)
Letters to the Editor
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Viewpoint: Time to get on board with public transportation in St. Croix County
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June 20, 2017
Charges: Women entered home after being booted from bar
Three out-of-town women ended up behind bars last weekend after allegedly entering a North Hudson home without permission shortly after they'd...
News/crime and courts
June 20, 2017 - 10:26am
May 24, 2017
Math Masters brings out math champions
On Friday, April 21, five fifth grade North Hudson students loaded a bus at 7 a.m. and headed to the Math Masters of Minnesota Competition in...
May 24, 2017 - 8:00am
May 14, 2017
North Hudson looks at EMS funding options
The Village of North Hudson heard a presentation on different St. Croix EMS funding options at its meeting Tuesday, May 2. Village Treasurer Nathan Troester presented the funding options if the City of Hudson decided to keep St. Croix EMS rather than sell it to Hudson Hospital & Clinic....
May 14, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 28, 2017
Sirona Springs moves to new location
Sirona Spring Health and Wellness Center has recently moved to its new location and is celebrating its grand opening from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, March...
March 28, 2017 - 7:00am
January 5, 2017
Firefighters and friends honor Randy St. Ores
Firefighters from throughout the St. Croix Valley gathered with family and friends at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church to say farewell to fellow...
January 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 24, 2016
Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
Crews from at least three departments responded Wednesday morning to a structure fire in rural Hudson. Fire destroyed a trailer home at 1089...
August 24, 2016 - 10:37am
May 26, 2016
North Hudson Elementary fifth grade class unveils solar power initiative
As part of a year-long exploration into solar energy, a class of North Hudson Elementary fifth grade students and their teacher, Brian Burbach,...
May 26, 2016 - 9:34am
April 14, 2016
Tim Zais elected in North Hudson
Tim Zais has won a spot on the North Hudson Village Board of Trustees with 68 write-in votes, narrowly defeating Susie Gilbert who had 67 write-in votes. Only two declared candidates were running for three trustee posts on the April 5 ballot. Incumbents Bryan Pike (819 votes) and...
April 14, 2016 - 12:02pm
April 7, 2016
Village board pays tribute to Standafer
The North Hudson Village Board meeting on Tuesday, March 29, was short and efficient with only a few action items on the agenda. The meeting, moved up one week because of the April 5 election, lasted a mere 12 minutes. Trustee Daryl Standafer, who did not seek re-election, was recognized...
April 7, 2016 - 12:59pm
March 12, 2016
Hudson Town Board approves $2,000 for Willow River testing
The Town of Hudson last week joined two other local municipalities contributing $2,000 each to help restore use of a water-testing gauge near the breached Little Falls Lake dam. The gauge's use was suspended Sept. 30, 2015 due to a lack of operational funding, Lake Mallalieu Association...
March 12, 2016 - 11:07am
March 10, 2016
Village board talks about solar energy, water testing
The North Hudson Village Board meeting on Tuesday, March. 1 was dominated by two reports -- one about water testing on the Willow River and the other about exploring solar energy as an option for both the village and resident of the village. Jim Thomas, North Hudson resident and vice...
March 10, 2016 - 2:59pm
January 16, 2016
Village board meeting dominated by ‘bike’ talk
The North Hudson Village Board meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 5, was mostly a listening session about possible bike paths that could be incorporated in the village. Speaking before the village board were members of the St. Croix Bike & Pedestrian Trails Coalition, including board members...
January 16, 2016 - 12:54pm
December 12, 2015
Village board approves 2016 budget
The North Hudson Village Board approved the 2016 budget Tuesday, Dec. 1; the property tax levy increased 2.43 percent over the 2015 budget. A total of $1,556,061 in tax revenue is projected for 2016; last year residents were taxed for $1,519,177l. The overall budget total, revenues...
December 12, 2015 - 1:51pm
October 16, 2015
Town of Hudson Board members blast county library proposal
Two Hudson Town Board members last week blasted a county committee’s recommendation to cut reimbursements to the Hudson Joint Library for local municipalities that don’t have a library of their own. A St. Croix County Board Administration Committee recommendation would reduce...
October 16, 2015 - 11:17am
September 14, 2015
Board again approves deer hunt in village
The North Hudson Village Board again approved an annual deer bow hunt in the village to help thin the deer population. As in past years, the contract is with RiverValley Deer Management, LLC operated by local resident Lon Feia. The service is provided free of charge to the village. Feia...
September 14, 2015 - 11:01am