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Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs.challenger Odeen
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Internet safety: a conversation parents and kids must have
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
October 5, 2015
North Hudson’s Village Inn: A home-town family where the big game’s always on
If you can judge a bar best by asking a regular, talk to Leigh Halvorsen about the Village Inn Sports Bar and Grill. He was a regular for...
October 5, 2015 - 8:57am
August 14, 2015
Hudson pro shoots respectable 4-over-par in first round of PGA Championship
Hudson pro Brent Snyder shot a 4-over-par 76 in the first round of the PGA Championship Thursday, Aug. 13, at Whistling Straits near Sheboygan. He was tied for 102nd place following the round, 10 shots behind first-round leader Dustin Johnson. Snyder was just one shot behind...
August 14, 2015 - 11:08am
August 12, 2015
River Rats' season ends in heartbreak
The Hudson River Rats 2015 season ended in heartbreaking fashion Saturday, Aug. 8, in Haugen when the Spooner Cardinals scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to steal an 8-7 victory in a first round Wisconsin Baseball Association playoff game. The Rats took a 7-5...
August 12, 2015 - 3:42pm
August 7, 2015
River Rats ready for postseason; face Spooner Saturday
It’s win or go home from now on for the Hudson River Rats and the 31 other teams in the Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs. The River...
August 7, 2015 - 12:07pm
July 29, 2015
Father, son lead River Rats in finale
For the first time in Hudson River Rats history, a father and son were both in the lineup when the Rats wrapped up St. Croix Valley Baseball League play at Spring Valley Saturday night. Forty-six year-old dad Matt Barnard and his 18-year-old son Alex combined to hit for the cycle...
July 29, 2015 - 5:01pm
July 8, 2015
Hudson Legion baseball team defeats RF, wins 2 of 3
Hudson’s American Legion Post 50 U18 baseball team won two of three games last week, splitting a doubleheader Tuesday at Chippewa Falls before...
July 8, 2015 - 4:20pm
River Rats poised for stretch run
After playing their last 12 games on the road, the Hudson River Rats amateur baseball team will finally get a chance to perform in front of their...
July 8, 2015 - 3:51pm
June 17, 2015
Kozy Korner brothers watch USA defeat Australia in World Cup play
Kirk, left, and Ryan Nelson, co-owners of the Kozy Korner sports bar in North Hudson, attended June 8 World Cup women's soccer game in Winnipeg,...
June 17, 2015 - 3:42pm
April 1, 2015
Doug's Diggings: Emotions running high for Badger basketball
I’ve always been a basketball fan of sorts, and because of that, the Final Four always draws special attention. But, my sanity level was much more controlled when Wisconsin was just another team in the 64-team field. Now that Wisconsin is a legitimate power team, the Badger games...
April 1, 2015 - 3:59pm
March 20, 2015
Badger Band makes stop at Kozy Korner
A University of Wisconsin pep band stopped by Kozy Korner Pizza Pub & Restaurant in North Hudson on Friday. The University of Wisconsin...
March 20, 2015 - 2:44pm
January 7, 2015
Doug's Diggings: Badger and Packer talk
The NFL playoffs started last weekend, but for Packer fans the action starts this coming weekend when Green Bay hosts the Dallas Cowboys. But, let’s not get ahead of ourselves -- on New Year’s Day the Wisconsin Badgers surprised me and pulled out a 34-31 overtime win over Auburn...
January 7, 2015 - 1:29pm
December 19, 2014
Kenzie Prater going for hockey gold with U.S. national team
Kenzie Prater of Hudson will be on the ice battling for her country when the World Championship for women’s under-18 national teams is held...
December 19, 2014 - 7:00am
November 20, 2014
Ty Denzer will play baseball for the University of Kansas
Former Hudson resident Ty Denzer, a senior at Chanhassen, Minn., High School, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball at the...
November 20, 2014 - 8:58am
October 16, 2014
Doug's Diggings: Go Royals – use that small window of opportunity!
With the Twins and Brewers out of any postseason baseball, it’s hard to get overly excited about the playoffs, but it still has my interest because of one team -- the Kansas City Royals. I’m probably not alone in hoping they get to the World Series and -- against all odds -- win...
October 16, 2014 - 2:45pm
October 1, 2014
Author talks of her exploits with 1960s Packers
The author of a controversial book regarding her relationships with players on Vince Lombardi’s Green Bay Packer teams in the early 1960s spoke...
October 1, 2014 - 2:25pm