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Hudson's Robin Ahrens was first female FBI agent killed in the line of duty
Walker tries to get highway work back on track -- Senate leader skeptical; GOP denies political hiring motives; Nine more state news stories
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Potter marks 30 years leading The Phipps Center
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Gliding down the river with the St. Croix Rowing Club
Raider tennis team finishes second in Big Rivers Conference
Raider swimmers and divers swamp foes
Raider volleyball team remains unbeaten in BRC
Football team falls to Eau Claire Memorial, remains winless
A terminal disease, a brave fight – and a razor-thin glimmer of hope
CCH offers new approach to elderly care
Community members gather to support YAH
‘Snow White’ performances begin Oct. 9
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Bids- Snowplowing Selected Facilities
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington Savings v. Michelle A. McGeehan; Case No. 14-CV-315
NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION: Re: Hudson Brewing Company LLC
CITY OF HUDSON: Drinking Water Notice
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: William H. H. Cranmer Estate; Case No. 15PR86
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OUR VIEW: They saw a problem and made it their business to solve it
Get me the manager! Thoughts on delusions, grand dreams – and hope for the ‘impossible’
Our View: Spirit of St. Croix Days offers weekend fun
Our View: Can't blame the school district this time
May 14, 2009
Phipps offers summer theater camps
Theater camps for youths in grades 3-10 will be offered by area professionals this summer at The Phipps Center for the Arts. Each class will perform for family and friends on the final day of class. Drama Camp (grades 3 and 4) runs Monday-Friday, June 15-19, and again, July 20-24,...
May 14, 2009 - 11:04am
May 1, 2009
Speaker talks of brain development
Dr. Steven Hughes, pediatric neuropsychologist who received his doctorate from the University of Minnesota, gave a presentation on how to foster...
May 1, 2009 - 1:38am
'High School Clix' debuts at Phipps Center
"High School Clix," written and performed by Stevie Ray and Michael Erickson, will debut June 5-28 at The Phipps Center for the Arts, 109 Locust St. "High School Clix" is an original comedy with music and audience interaction that will take audience members back to their high school...
May 1, 2009 - 1:30am
April 30, 2009
New art exhibits on view at Phipps
A new series of exhibitions is on view May 1-June 7 in The Galleries of The Phipps Center for the Arts. A free, public reception is scheduled from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
April 30, 2009 - 1:29am
Private violin lessons Private violin lessons for students ages 7-adult are offered throughout the year by Sarah Bertsch, (715) 381-5735. Private voice lessons Elizabeth Hawksford Schaefer offers private voice lessons for ages 12-adult. Adults and homeschooled teenagers are especially...
April 30, 2009 - 1:19am
April 24, 2009
Phipps members get art discount
Members of The Phipps Center for the Arts will get 20 percent off all purchases in the Gift Gallery Friday-Sunday, May 1-3. All new work will be for sale that weekend from over 30 artists from throughout western Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota.
April 24, 2009 - 10:58am
Photography workshops cover basics and more
Two digital photography classes will be offered by Curtis Dale at The Phipps Center for the Arts: Digital Photography, Saturday, May 9, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and Photoshop Elements, Saturday, May 16, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. In Digital Photography, participants will learn the basics...
April 24, 2009 - 1:59am
April 23, 2009
Review: 'Steel Magnolias' is more about friendship than flowers
You may have seen the movie or the last Phipps production of "Steel Magnolias" but the message bears repeating, if only as a reminder of what...
April 23, 2009 - 1:50am
'Joseph' auditions April 26 Auditions for "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, are Sunday, April 26, at 7 p.m. for adults. Callbacks will be held on Tuesday, April 28 at 7 p.m. Director Beth Reidenbach is looking...
April 23, 2009 - 1:01am
April 17, 2009
Phipps stages 'Joseph' this summer
Auditions for "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, are at The Phipps Center Monday and Tuesday, April 20 and 21, at 6 p.m. for the children's chorus and 7:30 p.m. for adults, as well as Sunday, April 26, at 7 p.m....
April 17, 2009 - 1:37am
April 16, 2009
Summit Hill Brass Quintet The Summit Hill Brass will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 19. The ensemble's program will consist of "Escape" by Kevin McKee, Concerto No. 1 by Antonio Vivaldi/J. S. Bach, Quintet, Op. 5 by Victor Ewald, Quintet, K. 515 by W. A. Mozart, Renaissance Madrigal...
April 16, 2009 - 3:53pm
Director comments on 'Steel Magnolias'
"Steel Magnolias," the comedy-drama by Robert Harling, will be performed from April 17 through May 3 at The Phipps Center for the Arts. The...
April 16, 2009 - 3:46pm
April 10, 2009
Valley Reads woodcutting class offered
A two-day woodcut printmaking class for adults and teens will be offered by local artist Steven Gates on Tuesday, April 21, from 6 to 9 p.m., and Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. to noon at The Phipps Center for the Arts. Valley Reads 2009 is celebrating "wildness" and exploring the...
April 10, 2009 - 1:56am
Get ready for 'Steel Magnolias'
Cast members in the Phipps production of "Steel Magnolias" are, from left, Mary Amel, Woodbury, playing Ouiser; Clara Ashwood, Woodbury, Annelle;...
April 10, 2009 - 1:12am
Phipps honors volunteers
The Phipps Center for the Arts will host "Cheers for Volunteers," its annual recognition of volunteers who contribute their time and talent, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, at the Hudson Golf Club, 201 Carmichael Road. All who have volunteered for the organization over the past year...
April 10, 2009 - 1:11am