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Freeway crash brings Hudson traffic to a crawl
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs. challenger Odeen
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Internet safety: a conversation parents and kids must have
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
He’s finally here
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
May 2, 2016
Art Doyle supports Camp St. Croix
Art Doyle’s Spokes and Pedals is one of numerous local businesses that are supporting the 5th annual For the Love of Croix celebration and...
May 2, 2016 - 11:37am
April 17, 2016
Jurek takes the reins at summer camp
Summer horse camp left an indelible mark on Kelsey Jurek. The experience fostered not just her lifelong love of horses -- an affection she’s...
April 17, 2016 - 11:39am
April 16, 2016
Mississippi River world-beater
As the son of a DNR water- and boat-safety pro, Alex Linnell has always loved cheating the wet life outdoors. He bought his first kayak at age...
April 16, 2016 - 8:57am
Riverway ranger to discuss National Parks campaign
Conversations of the Valley, a public affairs luncheon series sponsored by the St. Croix Valley Foundation, will continue on Wednesday, April 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1p.m. (doors open at 11:15) at the Grand Banquet Center, 301 S. 2nd St., Stillwater. This month’s discussion will...
April 16, 2016 - 3:28am
April 14, 2016
Kentucky coffee tree is Hudson's 'Tree of the Year'
The Hudson Urban Forestry Board has begun a Tree of the Year program in an effort to expand and promote tree diversity on private property in...
April 14, 2016 - 1:07pm
April 13, 2016
An early, chilly start to the sailing season
Hudson's St. Croix Sailing School on Saturday hosted a regional regatta of high school sailors on the St. Croix River. Sixteen teams from 13...
April 13, 2016 - 3:49pm
April 10, 2016
Notes from the dockside: Good to get out
Although our winter has been mild by Wisconsin standards it still was a long winter. Perhaps it is a matter of age. It seems the older I get the longer winters become. The Bass Queen and I escaped winter by going to Mexico for eight days in the last of February and early March. A...
April 10, 2016 - 2:36pm
April 9, 2016
The Bee Project gets a sweet start
It was a cold blustery day but that didn’t keep close to 200 people from turning out for the launch of The Bee Project. The event was the first...
April 9, 2016 - 12:59pm
April 7, 2016
Hudson will host high school sailing regatta on Saturday
Dozens of sailboats will be zipping around the Hudson waterfront on Saturday. The Saint Croix Sailing School, located next to Lakefront Park,...
April 7, 2016 - 12:57pm
DNR announces Habitat Handout Day April 23
Property owners interested in making their land more wildlife-friendly are invited to attend Habitat Handout Day Saturday, April 23, in Baldwin....
April 7, 2016 - 12:52pm
April 5, 2016
DNR spring conservation hearings are April 11
Wisconsin residents will be able to nominate and elect local representatives to the Wisconsin Conservation Congress and express support or non-support for a range of advisory questions on conservation and natural resources management issues at the Congress’ spring meetings held...
April 5, 2016 - 12:12pm
April 1, 2016
Garden Club turns focus to bees, pollination
Gardeners and others interested in keeping bees and gardening for bees are invited to the Hudson Home and Garden Club meeting scheduled for Tuesday,...
April 1, 2016 - 9:31am
March 30, 2016
BEE Project kickoff is April 2
A kickoff meeting for the BEE project will be held Saturday, April 2, at YCMA Camp St. Croix, starting at 10 a.m. The BEE Project is an initiative...
March 30, 2016 - 8:47am
March 29, 2016
DNR moves ahead with dam replacement plan
The Department of Natural Resources moved forward last week with plans to replace the Little Falls Lake dam and refill what’s currently an empty basin at Willow River State Park. The announcement represents the final recommendation by the department, which now begins its work with...
March 29, 2016 - 9:54am
March 23, 2016
Experience maple syrup making at Willow River State Park
Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks will be hosting a maple syrup program on Saturday, March 26, at 1p.m. We will be meeting...
March 23, 2016 - 11:20am