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UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
Hudson teen injured in Clifton accident
Statewide gas prices dip; state's poverty numbers steady; Wisconsin farmer creates milk aimed at solving digestion issues; nine more state news stories
Prescott woman dead, Hastings man injured in western Wisconsin motorcycle crash
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
crime and courts
Hudson lacrosse to play for state title
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Raiders shine at state track (Photo gallery)
Nelson wins state triple jump title
Andersen employees remove buckthorn from Prospect Park
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
Sniffing out a winner: Regional K-9 trials to be held in Hudson
Annual Rotary car raffle off and running
'Peter Pan' silent film accompanied by pipe organ June 5
Hudson's Kelsey Robertson joining World Race mission trip
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Street Repairs)
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 144)
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Subdivision Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 135)
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: Ad For Bids - Public Works Garage Building Shell
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 18-16 (Rezone Territory/ Amend Comp. Plan)
Paul Leo Corbin, 83
Betty Mitchell, 93
Janis McGee, 54
Kathryn Sorensen, 83
Ethelyn Rose (Fox) Callahan, 87
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
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
March 19, 2009
Sailor gets orders to leave for Middle East
A seven-year veteran of the River Falls Police Department, Denton Anderson will be wearing a different uniform soon. The 29-year-old former...
March 19, 2009 - 1:53am
March 13, 2009
New officers join NHPD
Residents of North Hudson may notice some new faces in police uniforms on the streets of the village. Brian Colombino and Kyle Knepler recently...
March 13, 2009 - 1:56am
March 11, 2009
School board rejects city's school cop contract
The Hudson Board of Education voted 4-1 Tuesday night to reject the City of Hudson's contract offer for the services of a school/police liaison officer. The city had presented the district with a two-year contract calling for the district to pay 60 percent of the officer's annual...
March 11, 2009 - 1:53pm