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Wisconsin roundup: Clouds, rain expected to hide eclipse in state; Evers to announce gubernatorial run; 7 more state news stories
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
Borgschatz promoted to chief deputy in St. Croix County
Wisconsin roundup: Ohio’s Kasich speaks out against Wis. Foxconn package as Assembly OKs bill; 8 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raider football wins opener
On a roll: Hudson area log rollers shine at world championships
The Bull is back: New beginning for Loughney, Raiders
Hudson to open WBA playoffs in Stanley
HASA swimmers 9th at state
HHS Stadium Raider open house postponed
Pepper Fest schedule rounding into form
Sheepdogs coming to Hudson Badlands
New Richmond family helping trauma victims in Iraq
Children's author to have book signing in Hudson
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STORAGE SALE NOTICE: August 26, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
WI Indianhead Technical College Bd Appt
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Ad For Bids - HVAC Upgrade
Foreclosure: JPMorgan Chase Bank vs. Rusty Larson
City of Hudson: Ord 13-17 Amend No. 2 to 2017 Appropriation Ord
Richard R. Johnson, 64
Donna J. Dieter, 81
Edrys Heywood, 101
Alma Neiderhauser, 90
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
Letters: To Hudson's LGBTQ Youth; Work force reality check
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
Library column: Book clubs provide new idea, places, perspectives
Letters: Our Wisconsin Revolution; I will defend myself and my dog
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March 15, 2013
Superintendent candidates disagree on school spending
The two candidates for state public school superintendent disagree on whether schools need more tax dollars. Incumbent Tony Evers and state Assembly Republican Don Pridemore debated the funding issue and others this week at a meeting in Madison of the Wisconsin Association of School...
March 15, 2013 - 10:23am
New Walker budget would borrow a billion; lawmaker wants food stamp recipients to shop more wisely; more state news
March 15, 2013 - 8:35am
March 14, 2013
Cardinal Dolan likes new pope's humility; city leaders plan for climate change; Kewaunee preps for life after nuke plant; more state news
The new Catholic pope is putting his humility on display, and former Milwaukee Archbishop Tim Dolan says he's seen it firsthand. Tim Dolan said...
March 14, 2013 - 8:25am
March 12, 2013
Corps issues permits for Stillwater Bridge; One in five firms plan to add workers; more briefs
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has given its blessing to a new four-lane bridge over the St. Croix River near Hudson. The Corps has issued a permit that includes required authorizations under the federal Clean Water Act and the Rivers and Harbors Act. The approvals were granted...
March 12, 2013 - 9:10am
March 7, 2013
Administration secretary visits to promote governor's budget proposal
Michael Huebsch, secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Administration, came to Hudson Tuesday afternoon to promote Gov. Scott Walker's 2013-15...
March 7, 2013 - 4:01pm
March 6, 2013
UPDATED: Dive team locates second crash victim; sheriff apologizes for chief's outburst; lost K-9 located; more state news
MENOMONIE -- Members of the St. Croix EMS & Rescue's dive team were able to recover the body of Mohammed O. Malin early Wednesday afternoon, and eastbound lanes of I-94 over the Red Cedar River have been reopened, the State Patrol reported mid-afternoon. The State Patrol said Wednesday...
March 6, 2013 - 8:44am
March 1, 2013
City hand-counts primary ballots from two aldermanic districts
The city of Hudson's Board of Canvass hand-counted ballots from aldermanic districts 1 and 5 on Monday night to correct a tallying problem that...
March 1, 2013 - 12:31pm
February 28, 2013
Kriesel gives powerful testimony at EDC banquet
John Kriesel, one of Minnesota's best-known veterans and former Minnesota House representative, was the keynote speaker at the St. Croix County...
February 28, 2013 - 10:20am
February 27, 2013
Senators Baldwin, Johnson split on Hagel confirmation vote; snow blamed for Walworth fatality; tribal gaming revenues down; more state briefs
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Wisconsin's U.S. senators voted opposite ways, when Chuck Hagel was confirmed Tuesday as the nation's new defense secretary. A seven-week battle over his nomination ended Tuesday, when a divided Senate voted 58 to 41 to confirm the president's appointment. Democrat...
February 27, 2013 - 8:37am
February 26, 2013
Highland wind developers seek PSC reconsideration; mining bill moving forward; Johnsonville co-founder dead, more state news
Developers of a large wind energy farm near Forest in St. Croix County are asking state officials to change their minds about rejecting it. Emerging...
February 26, 2013 - 8:26am
February 25, 2013
Walker shrugs off White House's characterizations of budget cuts on state; 13-year-old is latest sno-machine victim; no Oscar for Wisconsin producer; more state news
Gov. Scott Walker says his desire to improve education is partially why he wants to stop forcing teachers and other public employees to live in the communities where they work. Walker's proposed state budget would end local residency rules for public workers in around 125 communities. Walker...
February 25, 2013 - 8:32am
February 22, 2013
Kitty Rhoades appointed secretary of the Department of Health Services
Gov. Scott Walker Friday appointed Department of Health Services (DHS) Deputy Secretary Kitty Rhoades of Hudson as secretary of DHS. The appointment...
February 22, 2013 - 10:02am
February 20, 2013
Walker to unveil two-year budget plan; Turtle Lake plant will convert wastewater to electricity; More state briefs
Gov. Scott Walker will submit his budget proposals for the next two years today when he talks about the highlights in a speech to the Legislature tonight at 7 p.m. The governor has already unveiled many of his major initiatives, and some will be very controversial as the Legislature...
February 20, 2013 - 8:46am
February 19, 2013
Johnson leads Hudson School Board vote, but loser yet to be determined
In unofficial primary results, the loser is yet to be determined in the Hudson School Board race. Four of five candidates will advance to the April 2 election, but two candidates, Jim Schrock and Matthew Kari, were tied for fourth place in returns reported shortly after 9 p.m. Jamie...
February 19, 2013 - 9:27pm
Roggensack, Fallone declared winners in Supreme Court race
With virtually all state votes tabulated in the primary election for the Wisconsin Supreme Court, incumbent Pat Roggensack and challenger Ed Fallone have been declared winners and will face each other in the April 2 spring election. Another challenger in the primary, Vince Megna,...
February 19, 2013 - 8:50pm