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Pulitzer Prize winning author/historian to speak at UW-River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man pleads not guilty in death of UW-Stout student; state budget briefings begin; 8 more state news stories
Sirona Springs moves to new location
Better, stronger, faster: Training facility offers programs for hockey and more
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Six Raiders all-state hockey
A helping hand for ducks
Raiders state champs!
Raider hockey reaches state title game
Hudson wrestlers fall in state quarterfinals
WHY in the YMCA
Bank of Hudson stained glass window to be restored
Hudson musician featured as Minnesota Varsity artist
'Stepping Out' stands out on stage
Hudson author publishes first book
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARINGS: Case Nos. 17-CV-127 and 128; Meak
SUMMONS: Worlds Foremost Bank v Gerald L. Rugg; Case No. 17-SC-61
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
TOWN OF TROY: 4/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Elevator Cab, Fixtures, Doors, etc.
Thomas Jon York, 39
Thomas G.F. McCombie Jr., 85
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Dale A. Reschke, 52
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Can we talk? Healthier Together cannot be ignored
Letters: Give Trump a chance; Support for local candidates
Letters to the Editor for March 9, 2017
Where there’s a Will, there’s a way
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
May 2, 2016
Libertarian Burke will seek Congressional post
Hudsonite Robert Burke announced April 20 that he will be running in the fall for the 7th District against Republican Sean Duffy. Burke, a former...
May 2, 2016 - 9:01am
May 1, 2016
Russ Feingold pays a call to Hudson companies
The media advisory said U.S. Senate candidate Russ Feingold would be discussing the importance of bringing high-quality broadband internet access...
May 1, 2016 - 11:21am
April 27, 2016
Walker signs revised shoreland property rights bill; Two-year-old boy grabs gun, kills mother who was driving; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
HUMBOLDT -- Those who own property on Wisconsin waterways will get more leeway to build structures under a bill signed by Gov. Scott Walker in Humboldt Tuesday morning. The governor chose the DeKeyser Construction firm as the place to approve new rules for construction near lakes...
April 27, 2016 - 8:38am
April 21, 2016
County Board incumbent loses by two votes in recount
Late-arriving absentee votes tipped the scale, and District 6 Supervisor Carah Koch lost her seat on the St. Croix County Board to Bob Long. Unofficial election night results gave Koch 715 votes to Long’s 714. But when the last absentee ballots were added, Long had 718 votes and...
April 21, 2016 - 9:00am
April 20, 2016
Milwaukee police beating victim arrested again; UW says erasing chancellors’ video was not mistake; 12 more Wisconsin news briefs
A man who received a $2 million settlement after he was kicked and beaten by Milwaukee police officers has been arrested again. WITI TV reported Frank Jude of Wauwatosa is in jail for violating a previous probation after he was arrested Monday on Milwaukee's south side for possessing...
News/crime and courts
April 20, 2016 - 8:42am
April 16, 2016
Our View: What a difference 17 months makes
The talk around town this week is the approval of all three referendum questions in the April 5 election. We said it before the election and we will say it again — there is no such thing as a perfect school referendum. We understand there is a substantial number of citizen who voted...
April 16, 2016 - 2:08pm
Doug's Diggings: Some post-election thoughts
The April 5 election is over and everyone is probably breathing a sigh of relief -- I know I am! There are people happy with the results and people who are unhappy. I am always intrigued with the April elections because they determine who will hold office in our own city, village,...
April 16, 2016 - 8:07am
April 14, 2016
Tim Zais elected in North Hudson
Tim Zais has won a spot on the North Hudson Village Board of Trustees with 68 write-in votes, narrowly defeating Susie Gilbert who had 67 write-in votes. Only two declared candidates were running for three trustee posts on the April 5 ballot. Incumbents Bryan Pike (819 votes) and...
April 14, 2016 - 12:02pm
April 13, 2016
Federal court keeps voter ID in place, considers exceptions; Ex-Menomonie school board president goes to prison; 14 more state news stories
CHICAGO -- Wisconsin's photo ID law for voting will stay in place, but a federal judge has been told to consider exceptions for those who find it hard to obtain IDs. On Tuesday a three-judge panel on the federal appeals court in Chicago told Milwaukee District Judge Lynn Adelman to...
News/crime and courts
April 13, 2016 - 8:41am
April 12, 2016
Right-to-work appeal may go directly to Supreme Court; Motorist killed after hitting driverless horse and buggy; 13 more state news stories
MADISON -- State Attorney General Brad Schimel said he might go directly to the Supreme Court to try to bring back Wisconsin's right-to-work law. Dane County Circuit Judge William Foust threw out the one-year-old measure last Friday, saying the government is taking away union revenues...
News/crime and courts
April 12, 2016 - 8:33am
April 7, 2016
Faculty celebrates vote to expand and renovate Hudson High School
The faculty and administration of Hudson High School celebrated the passage of three school-expansion questions in the April 5 election with...
April 7, 2016 - 3:11pm
April 5, 2016
All three referendums pass; O'Connor elected mayor; Hanson, Johnson returned to School Board
Hudson school district voters approved all three referendum questions meaning that a $93 million improvement and renovation project will begin in the near future. Question 1 approved renovations to the high school; questions 2 approved renovations to the middle school and questions...
April 5, 2016 - 10:24pm
Later returns show 'yes' referendums votes still in lead; O'Connor still leading mayoral race; Johnson, Hanson ahead in school board race
Update – later returns (9:15 p.m.) show Hudson school referendum questions are still leading, as is Rich O'Connor in the race for Hudson's mayor. Incumbent Bruce Hanson and Jamie Johnson lead challenger Mary Yacoub for the board of education. With 8 of 10 precincts reporting,...
April 5, 2016 - 9:35pm
Early returns show 'yes' referendum questions, O'Connor in the lead
In early returns (8:30 p.m.), Hudson school referendum questions are leading, as is Rich O'Connor in the race for Hudson's mayor. With 4 of 10 precincts reporting, the referendum votes are: Referendum I Hudson School District Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,687 No. . . . . . . . ....
April 5, 2016 - 9:07pm
April 4, 2016
Election is Tuesday
Tuesday is election day and highlights include local school referendums, city of Hudson mayoral race and other city, town, county and state contests....
April 4, 2016 - 2:34am