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Narcan credited for saving lives in Hudson, beyond
Update: Amish crash victims in 'good' condition
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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
Booster Days packed full of fun and excitement
Relay For Life strives to reach goal
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
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Letters to the Editor (June 21, 2017)
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June 29, 2012
Lake Mallalieu boat parade celebrates 18th year
The Lake Mallalieu Association announced it will hold the 18th annual Fourth of July Boat Parade and Floating Party. Festivities begin at 1 p.m. All types of boats are welcome. Boaters in the parade are to gather in the bay west of the Second Street bridge prior to the start...
June 29, 2012 - 9:27am
June 28, 2012
Court earns award
The North Hudson Pepper Fest Court participated in the Strawberry Fest parade in Cottage Grove, Minn., on June 16 and received the Judge's Choice...
June 28, 2012 - 9:53am
Time change -- Johnson staff member visiting North Hudson July 2
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R) announced that his staff will be available for mobile office hours at the North Hudson Village Hall (board room) on Monday, July 2. The time has been changed to 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Office hours allow constituents to meet with the senator's staff to request...
June 28, 2012 - 8:41am
June 21, 2012
Storm takes out tree
A large oak tree blew down sometime between 3:30 and 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning, as strong storms passed through the Hudson area. The tree...
June 21, 2012 - 11:09am
June 15, 2012
North Hudson centennial celebration filled with fun, memories
The village of North Hudson centennial celebration last Sunday attracted a large crowd of people and provided an afternoon of entertainment,...
June 15, 2012 - 7:56am
June 14, 2012
Doug's Diggings: Recall wrap; centennial success
Everyone is happy that the recall election is over. I'm with the crowd, but there are a couple of statistical items that might be of interest to a few regarding the local recall election numbers. As was reported last week, Gov. Scott Walker won St. Croix County pretty handily (20,884-13,172)....
June 14, 2012 - 7:59am
June 12, 2012
Tuesday morning fire causes smoke damage to North Hudson duplex
The Hudson Fire Department was called to a house fire in North Hudson at about 12:45 am. Tuesday morning. Little damage was done, but the portion of the duplex at 518 8th St. No. was filled with smoke. Hudson Fire Chief Jim Frye said the fire started near a clothes dryer in the basement....
June 12, 2012 - 10:52am
June 8, 2012
North Hudson Village Board considers refinancing debt
The North Hudson Village Board spent much of its May 31 meeting (moved up because of the June 5 election) talking about an opportunity to refinance some existing debt, but did not take action on the matter. A decision could come in July. Brian Reilly of Ehlers & Associates of...
June 8, 2012 - 12:23pm
June 7, 2012
Tony Zappa reflects on growing up in North Hudson
Tony Zappa knows a lot about North Hudson. Zappa, who will be 86 next month, has lived in North Hudson his entire life. In fact, he was born...
June 7, 2012 - 3:38pm
North Hudson Centennial celebration is Sunday
The village of North Hudson will host an old-fashioned centennial celebration Sunday, June 10, from 1 to 4 p.m. in Pepper Fest Park, next to...
June 7, 2012 - 8:08am
June 3, 2012
An inside look at North Hudson history
Editor's Note: The following article talking about the history of North Hudson and the village board, was written by Barbara (Zezza) Smrdel....
June 3, 2012 - 12:04pm
May 31, 2012
Larry J. Quale spread Christmas cheer to passersby
The man who lighted North Hudson's tallest Christmas tree has died. Larry J. Quale passed away at a specialized care facility in Oak Park...
May 31, 2012 - 2:54pm
May 19, 2012
Candidates sought for North Hudson pepper festival
Young women interested in becoming Pepper Fest candidates should attend an informational meeting at Pepper Fest Park in North Hudson on Thursday,...
May 19, 2012 - 4:44pm
May 16, 2012
Naked North Hudson teen wreacks havoc
A 17-year-old male was taken into custody late Saturday afternoon but not before he allegedly trespassed, broke a door window and stole a car--all without a stitch of clothing on. According to North Hudson Police, around 4 p.m. on Saturday, residents in the 900, 1000 and 1100...
News/crime and courts
May 16, 2012 - 1:35pm
May 13, 2012
North Hudson Police stress seat-belt use
The North Hudson Police Department will intensify its enforcement of Wisconsin's mandatory safety belt law during the annual Click It or Ticket mobilization May 21-June 3. Approximately 400 law enforcement agencies statewide are participating. Traffic deaths in Wisconsin so far...
May 13, 2012 - 11:11am