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Prescott woman dead, Hastings man injured in western Wisconsin motorcycle crash
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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
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VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-04
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 7/13/16 at St. Croix Self Service Storage, North Hudson
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 5/3/16 Board Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Kevin Rolland Foster Estate; Case No. 16-PR-42
HUDSON PUBLIC UTILITIES: Notice - Water Meter Replacement Program
Kitty Rhoades, 65
Kathryn Sorensen, 83
Scott G. Wang, age 54
Jerome G. Koosmann, 73
Harvey P. Hoss, 67
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
October 6, 2009
Wisconsin's cheese production rises 8.2 percent in a year
There's a big demand for Wisconsin cheese and the latest production numbers prove it. The government said Wisconsin cheese factories pumped out 8.2 percent more cheese in August than in the same month a year ago. That's about three times the national increase of 2.6 percent. And...
October 6, 2009 - 9:00am
August 19, 2009
Normal cranberry crop expected; Wisconsin leads nation in output
This year is expected to be a "normal" year for cranberries. That projection actually means an estimated 10 percent drop in production. Wisconsin leads the nation in cranberry production. Last year's crop was a record-breaker, with Wisconsin growers planting an additional 1,500...
August 19, 2009 - 9:00am
July 6, 2009
Wisconsin cheese production up more than 3 percent in May
Wisconsin's continues to be more dominant as the nation's leading cheese-maker. The Badger State's cheese production for May grew by 3.2 percent from the year, while No. 2 California kept slipping with a production decline of 2.6 percent. Nationally, cheese production grew by...
July 6, 2009 - 9:01am
May 5, 2009
Cheese production up 6.5 percent from last year
The recession has folks eating at home more often and apparently, they're eating more cheese. Wisconsin's cheese production for March was up a whopping 6.5 percent from the same time a year ago. The Badger State made just more than 223 million pounds of cheese in March. And the...
May 5, 2009 - 9:14am
April 20, 2009
Wisconsin cows out-produce California 'cousins'
Wisconsin's milk production kept rising last month and that bucked a national trend. The Badger State made almost 2.2 billion pounds of milk in March. That's up 1.6 percent from a year ago. Production in the 23 major dairy states dropped 0.2 from the previous year. It totaled...
April 20, 2009 - 9:34am
January 19, 2009
Milk production continues to climb in state, California falling
Wisconsin's dairy cows keep making more milk than their national counterparts. The Badger State's milk production rose 2.3 percent in December, compared to the same month the previous year. Nationally, the increase was 1.5 percent in the 23 major dairy states. Wisconsin made...
January 19, 2009 - 9:00am
Milk production continues to climb in America's Dairyland
Wisconsin's milk production rose 1.4 percent last month compared to a year ago. Federal officials say it's about the same increase as the 23 major dairy states combined. Wisconsin added about 5,000 cows last month, reaching a total of about 1.25 million. The average cow produced...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Recession not stopping cheese production
Wisconsin's cheese production continues to grow in spite of the recession. According to the National Ag Statistics Service, the Badger State made 4.9 percent more cheese in October than it did a year ago. The total was just under 220 million pounds. Wisconsin's increase was almost...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
America's Dairlyand extends cheese lead over California
California may have happy cows, but more consumers prefer their cheese from Wisconsin cows. The Badger State traditionally leads the country in cheese production and the gap over No.
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Wisconsin's hard-working cows doing better than California's 'happy cows'
Wisconsin dairy farms pumped out more milk in August, while California, the nation's top producer, saw its production drop by almost 2 percent. The Badger State made just more than 2 billion pounds of milk last month, up 0.9 percent from the year before. Wisconsin's herd grew by...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
September 8, 2008
Wisconsin pulling away from California in cheese race
Wisconsin keeps getting more dominant in the U.S. cheese market. fficials said the Badger State made almost 3 percent more cheese in July than the year before - while second-place California's output dropped by almost 12 percent. The gap has been widening for most of the year. Wisconsin...
September 8, 2008 - 12:00am
June 16, 2008
Wisconsin No. 4 in maple syrup production this year
Wisconsin was the nation's fourth-largest producer of maple syrup this spring. The New England Agricultural Service said the Badger State made 130,000 gallons of the sweet stuff. That's just more than a quarter of what top-producing Vermont made. About 1.6 million gallons of maple...
June 16, 2008 - 12:00am
February 19, 2008
State milk production increases twice as much as elsewhere
Wisconsin's dairy cows are working twice as hard as their national counterparts.
February 19, 2008 - 12:00am