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Hudson police: Feces found on car
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Hanley Road will be 3 lanes
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
crime and courts
PHOTO: Vargas All-American
Hudson Gymnastics sends 5 to state
Young Raiders still learning
Wrestlers roll over North
Boys skate to fifth straight
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
SUMMONS: WITC v. Melissa Marie Johnson; Case No. 17-SC-345 (Washburn Co.)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 19-17 Unlawful Use of Drones
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-09 (North End Road)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-08 (Budget & Tax Levy)
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 1/3/18, Case No. 17-CV-514, Jesus Bergstrom Emerson
Billy D. Anderson
Richard "Bill" Danforth Morgan
Thomas L. Palmsteen
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Pastor viewpoint: In a world of sheep, a shepherd is sought
Viewpoint: Poor broadband access puts rural areas at a disadvantage
Library column: With a grateful heart...
Work hard, pray harder: Recognizing trauma
Letters to the editor: Choose the minority; Negative strong-hold on Hudson
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April 19, 2017
Criminal complaint filed in Red Wing shooting death; man awaits possible extradition from Pierce County
Goodhue County Attorney's Office issued a criminal complaint April 19 in the shooting death of a Red Wing man. Charles Deonta Jones, 26, faces...
April 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
April 17, 2017
St. Croix County and Twin Cities metro area continue to grow
On March 23, the U.S. Census Bureau released its July 1, 2016, population estimates. St. Croix County gained an estimated 3,684 residents since...
April 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
Man, 56, killed after motorcycle strikes cow on Pierce County road
A western Wisconsin man was killed Saturday after the motorcycle he was driving struck a cow on a county road in the town of Rock Elm. The Pierce...
April 17, 2017 - 7:55am
April 13, 2017
Teen enters not guilty plea in Ellsworth dodgeball assault case
The teenager accused of slugging an Ellsworth High School classmate in the face during a dodgeball game pleaded not guilty last week to a felony...
April 13, 2017 - 2:54pm
Star Prairie, River Falls residents involved in Ellsworth-area crash
Two people were injured Wednesday after a two-vehicle crash in rural Ellsworth. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said 37-year-old Boyceville...
April 13, 2017 - 1:54pm
April 12, 2017
Kentucky man sentenced in Pierce County for hiding a corpse
ELLSWORTH — The Kentucky man who transported and dumped a box containing the body of a Prescott man is headed to prison. Pierce County...
April 12, 2017 - 10:47am
April 7, 2017
UPDATE: Minivan driver in bus crash in critical condition Monday
A western Wisconsin woman was critically injured Friday morning after her minivan crashed into an Ellsworth School District bus near Bay City....
April 7, 2017 - 2:02pm
April 5, 2017
EXPLORE: Spring and summer road projects near
With summer approaching, Pierce and St. Croix counties will be undergoing a number of road construction projects.
April 5, 2017 - 8:00am
March 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix, Pierce counties among state's Top 10 healthiest; slain detective honored at service; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Two western Wisconsin counties were listed among the 10 healthiest in the state, according to new rankings released this week. Ozaukee County remains Wisconsin's healthiest, while Menominee County is the least healthy, according to the annual County Health Rankings released...
March 30, 2017 - 9:20am
March 15, 2017
UPDATE: Knapp man killed, North Hudson man injured in crash
One person was killed Wednesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in rural Spring Valley. Authorities responded to the crash at about 2:30 p.m....
March 15, 2017 - 4:25pm
February 24, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
Thousands of Wisconsin school students have three day weekends, thanks to a snowstorm that could bring up to 12 inches in the western third of the state by Saturday morning. As of 6 a.m., about 90 of the state's 424 public school districts closed their doors Friday — and some made...
February 24, 2017 - 10:20am
February 13, 2017
Man, towed by snowmobile, injured in Pierce County while skipping over open water
A Baldwin man was hospitalized Sunday after slamming into ice near open water while being pulled by a snowmobile in rural Spring Valley. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the man was 34-year-old John Polk of Baldwin. He was taken by Spring Valley ambulance to Regions...
February 13, 2017 - 9:24am
February 9, 2017
Charges: Fleeing man brandished hatchet, Bowie knife
A River Falls man had already led law enforcement on a 23-mile chase and slammed into two police cruisers before brandishing a hatchet in one...
February 9, 2017 - 1:46pm
January 13, 2017
Man found dead in rural River Falls; high carbon monoxide levels present
High carbon monoxide levels were detected at a town of River Falls house where a man was found dead Thursday, Jan. 12 The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 80-year-old John Eisele. The news release did not list the address of the call, but authorities and firefighters...
January 13, 2017 - 2:13pm
December 21, 2016
Suspects sought in Pierce County, Red Wing, Woodbury incidents
Wisconsin authorities put out an alert Wednesday for suspects in a credit card scam that allegedly involves Walmart stores from Woodbury to Red...
December 21, 2016 - 10:42am