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Raiders roll to sectional hockey title
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Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Twenty-year military journey ends in Hudson
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College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
WI DNR: Public Notice - Houlton MHP LLC, WPDES Permit
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 4, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
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Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
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Getting the hang of retirement will take time
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August 12, 2009
Register for Citizens' Police Academy
The Hudson Police Department has scheduled its second Citizens' Police Academy to begin on Tuesday, Sept. 15. The classes for the course will be held every Tuesday for eight weeks, with graduation on Nov. 3. A $50 fee to help offset the cost of the classes will be collected on the...
August 12, 2009 - 2:27pm
HPD officer investigated
A part-time casual call officer with the Hudson Police Department is under criminal investigation in Washington County, Minn. according to HPD Chief Marty Jensen. Jensen said Officer David Jensen, 25, of Hugo, Minn. has been placed on inactive status with the HPD. Chief Jensen told...
August 12, 2009 - 1:25pm
July 24, 2009
EVOC training is first step for newest HPD members
Five members of the Hudson Police Department participated in training exercises Monday under the direction of certified Emergency Vehicle Operation and Control instructor Bob Larson, a Hudson patrol officer. The participants included three community service officers/paramedics recently...
July 24, 2009 - 10:55am
July 9, 2009
Police chase leads to arrest of Walmart robbers
An attempt by two men to steal six laptop computers from the Hudson Walmart store early Thursday morning ended with a police chase into Minnesota and the arrest of the two suspects. Amil H. Clayton, 38, Horicon, and Rickey L. Collins, 37, Madison, are being held in the Ramsey County,...
crime and courts
July 9, 2009 - 2:27pm
July 1, 2009
Cops can now pull over unbuckled drivers
Starting today, police in Wisconsin will have the power to pull over motorists simply for not wearing their seat belts. Currently, officers can ticket drivers for not being buckled up, but only if they're pulled over for something else first. This new law changes that, and that...
July 1, 2009 - 9:00am
June 12, 2009
Special Olympics: police make a run for it
Members of local law enforcement carried the torch for Special Olympics beginning with officers from the Hudson Police Department on June 3....
June 12, 2009 - 1:24am
June 10, 2009
Police shut down prostitution website allegedly run by Woodbury woman
Minneapolis police have arrested a Woodbury woman they believe has been running a prostitution ring via a website. The woman has not yet been...
crime and courts/News
June 10, 2009 - 4:20pm
May 27, 2009
Police start collecting racial data on stopped drivers in 2011
If you're stopped for a traffic violation, the officer will take note of your race and send that data to Madison starting in 2011. The state Legislature's Joint Finance Committee endorsed that move Monday, to determine if officers are hassling minorities. Gov. Jim Doyle's proposed...
May 27, 2009 - 9:00am
May 22, 2009
Police academy takes on CSI
Participants in Hudson's first Citizen Police Academy got hands-on experience with some of the tools of crime scene investigation at their class...
May 22, 2009 - 1:29am
May 12, 2009
Crime alert: 3 burglaries in 3 days
Three Hudson homes were burglarized last week and the Hudson Police Department is asking the public's help in solving the crime. All three robberies have taken place during the day when the residents were not at home. Entry was gained into two of the homes by breaking a window in...
May 12, 2009 - 10:39am
May 8, 2009
DATT: Citizens learn police defense and arrest tactics
Members of the Hudson Police Department's Citizen Police Academy got some hands-on experience in defense and arrest tactics training in last...
May 8, 2009 - 1:36am
May 1, 2009
Most drunk drivers get away with it
That is one of the facts participants in Hudson's first Citizen Police Academy learned in last week's class about DWI arrests and other patrol...
May 1, 2009 - 1:38am
April 23, 2009
Learning to drive defensively
Members of the Hudson Police Department's first Citizen Police Academy got the chance to drive a squad car and learn something about emergency...
April 23, 2009 - 12:30pm
April 16, 2009
HPD mounts its first Citizen Police Academy
The Hudson Police Department initiated its first Citizen Police Academy last week. The nine participants include four Hudson City Council members,...
April 16, 2009 - 5:17pm
April 10, 2009
HPD has a police dog in training
Hudson Police Chief Marty Jensen reported to the City Council on April 1 that his department has a police dog in training with the St. Paul Police Department. The 2-year-old male German shepherd named Brisco is scheduled to graduate from the K-9 school on May 28. His handler is...
April 10, 2009 - 1:14am