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Hudson police reports: Upset Sprint customer, stolen moped, and more
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
Amish teens injured after SUV rear-ends horse-drawn buggy in St. Croix County
RJ Meats adds meat vending machine
Wisconsin roundup: State budget deal won't be reached in time; 9 more state news stories
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Finding her stroke
Hudson tied for first in SCVBL North
Former Stillwater hockey coach Phil Housley named coach of NHL's Buffalo Sabres
Tripicchio repeat Academic All-American
St. Croix Riverway book sketches modern history
Global partners to speak at Faith Community Church
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
Local authors release new novels at Belle Vinez Winery
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Letters to the Editor (June 21, 2017)
Letters to the Editor
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September 3, 2014
Doug's Diggings: The day the NFL became ‘all powerful’
I’m excited, as are most football fans, that another National Football league season opens this week. I’m looking forward to pulling for the Packers and hopefully get to another Super Bowl; but I have a few observations. First and foremost, the NFL is “king of the country”...
September 3, 2014 - 4:36pm
August 25, 2014
Hudson’s Beinlich chases world wrestling championship -- at age 56
He’s wrestled since he was 8 years old. He won two state championships in high school and competed against the Big Ten’s best at Michigan...
August 25, 2014 - 10:34am
August 21, 2014
Former Raider Ben Gresmer will play pro ball in Portugal
Ben Gresmer had his share of highlight dunks and three-pointers for the UW-River Falls basketball team during his four-year career. Now the Hudson...
August 21, 2014 - 12:44pm
August 7, 2014
Hudson River Rats hope to ride momentum into state playoffs
Hudson River Rats player-manager Jason Hollar called 2014 an interesting year for the team, but definitely not an easy one. After qualifying...
August 7, 2014 - 11:40am
July 11, 2014
Doug's Diggings: All-Star game brings back memories
All-Star baseball fever comes to Minneapolis this weekend, capped by the game itself Tuesday evening, July 15. Of course, the all-star experience has grown into so much more than just a baseball game. The weekend has various activities, with the first baseball being played Sunday...
July 11, 2014 - 11:51am
June 26, 2014
River Rats eye return to playoffs
Five games into their 15th season, the Hudson River Rats are sitting one game below .500 in the St. Croix Valley baseball League as they try...
June 26, 2014 - 9:59am
June 5, 2014
It’s now Karen Drewiske Memorial Arena
Family, friends and fans of the late Karen Drewiske gathered at the Hudson Civic Center Sunday afternoon as the Hudson Hockey Association hosted...
June 5, 2014 - 9:47am
March 26, 2014
Former Raider Alise Riedel sets NCAA save record with St. Thomas
Former Raider Alise Riedel made an NCAA Division III Tournament record 63 saves last Friday night but it wasn’t enough to stop top-ranked Plattsburgh...
March 26, 2014 - 11:49am
February 20, 2014
Falcons come close to upset
The UW-River Falls men’s basketball team held the No. 1 team in the nation to its lowest point total and lowest shooting percentage of the...
February 20, 2014 - 8:56am
January 15, 2014
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Badgers,' Germantown's winning streaks broken, Lacy is Rookie of the Year and Pro Bowl bound
The Wisconsin men's basketball team lost for the first time this season, 75-72, Tuesday night, Jan. 14, at Indiana. Yogi Ferrell scored 25 points for the Hoosiers as they ended a 12-game losing streak to the Badgers dating back to January 2007. Third-ranked Wisconsin fell...
January 15, 2014 - 4:55pm
January 9, 2014
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Badger men are 16-0 after defeat of Illini; Bart Starr is 80…
Wisconsin is 16-0 for the first time in school history after pounding Illinois 95-70 Wednesday night in Madison. The fourth-ranked Badgers pulled away early with a 20-0 run in the first half. They were up by 25 at the break and cruised from there. Wisconsin shot 56 percent and...
January 9, 2014 - 4:38pm
January 6, 2014
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Packers come close in 23-20 playoff loss; Badgers remain undefeated…
For the second year in a row, the Green Bay Packers were ushered out of the playoffs by San Francisco. Phil Dawson booted a 33-yard field goal as time expired, to give 49ers a 23-20 Wild Card victory in what was the seventh coldest game in Lambeau Field history. It was 5 above...
January 6, 2014 - 9:27am
January 4, 2014
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Packers playoff blackout avoided, predicted game temperature keeps dropping…
Your Packer house party should still be on. The remaining tickets for Sunday's Green Bay playoff game against San Francisco were sold Friday morning. That means the game will not be blacked out in the Green Bay, Milwaukee and Wausau TV markets. A group of corporate partners led...
January 4, 2014 - 10:37am
January 2, 2014
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Wisconsin falls to South Carolina, 34-24, in 4th straight bowl loss…
Wisconsin has lost four straight bowl games, after falling to No. 8-ranked South Carolina 34-24 at the Capital One Bowl in Orlando on New Year’s Day. The 19th-ranked Badgers had trouble controlling the Gamecocks' quarterback Connor Shaw. The senior ended his college career with...
January 2, 2014 - 12:00pm
December 30, 2013
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Packers host Niners in playoff game next Sunday…
The Green Bay Packers will host San Francisco on Sunday afternoon, Jan. 5, at 3:40 p.m. in an NFC Wild Card game. The Packers won their third straight NFC North Division title last Sunday with a 33-28 victory at Chicago in the regular season's closing minute. Aaron Rodgers...
December 30, 2013 - 2:52pm