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Hudson police hosting prescription drop-off Oct. 22
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
Finance Committee approves personnel changes to budget
Wisconsin roundup: Achievement tests: Not even half of state kids proficient in basics; Obama to Trump: "Stop whining" about election rigging; and 11 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Final U.S. Senate debate set; Trump suggests Ryan might have reason for cool support; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Raider football wraps up playoff spot
Taking root in Hudson
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
A gift of honor: Hudson resident donates land for hospice house in memory of late wife
HIBA helps out local nonprofits
Hudson’s LaPean mixes it up in Minnesota
arts and entertainment
EAGLE STORAGE: 10/28/16 Lien Sale Notice
AD FOR BIDS: Hudson Middle School Addition and Renovations
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/11/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/8/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
PUBLIC NOTICE: Perch Lake Management Plan Review
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Patricia Ann Kennedy, 72
Cynthia Mae Bosman, 60
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Autumn’s timely cool down
Real Estate Showcase
July 6, 2015
UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
Rainfall that could total 9 inches since midnight closed several roads in west-central Wisconsin and the Twin Cities early today. The National...
July 6, 2015 - 9:21am
June 7, 2015
Leitch Agency acquires McSorley Agency
Steven J. Leitch, owner of Leitch Insurance Agency in River Falls, has purchased the independent insurance agency in Hudson formerly owned by...
June 7, 2015 - 11:44am
May 15, 2015
From flab to fab
Sheila Eggen never set out to be a bodybuilder. Never thought she’d be competing in the Mr. and Mrs. All-Natural Bodybuilding show next weekend....
May 15, 2015 - 11:33am
May 14, 2015
UPDATE: Baldwin man in critical condition after Highway 12 crash
A Baldwin man remained hospitalized Thursday, a day after the motorcycle he was driving struck the back of a River Falls woman's car in the Town of Hammond. According to a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office news release, Michael L. Halderson, 34, was taken by ambulance from the...
May 14, 2015 - 7:12am
April 10, 2015
Hope for UWRF: Budget battle ‘isn’t over yet,’
Ray Cross arrived at the UW-River Falls campus Tuesday morning, March 31, well aware that, like others around the state, the students, faculty and staff on campus are bracing for a hit. Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget calls for a $300 million cut to the University of Wisconsin...
April 10, 2015 - 9:24am
March 28, 2015
Fisher joins national effort to help caregivers of ill, wounded vets
On the afternoon of an interview about her new role with a national military caregivers’ program, Carrie Fisher had another duty — to prepare...
March 28, 2015 - 11:20am
March 5, 2015
River Falls: Attempted murder charge follows savage beating
A 23-year-old local man has been charged by the St. Croix County district attorney with first-degree attempted murder, mayhem, strangulation and three other felonies in connection with an alleged attack on his 19-year-old girlfriend. The incident occurred shortly before midnight...
News/crime and courts
March 5, 2015 - 4:04pm
February 27, 2015
Mount Zion pastor embraces church's focus
The Rev. Erin Nelson is the new pastor at Mount Zion Lutheran Church in Hudson. It’s practically a homecoming for Nelson, who grew up in...
February 27, 2015 - 10:34am
February 1, 2015
Woman led to career in science and technology
This special event is something designed to expose Hudson students, especially young girls (K-12) to future opportunities in STEM+ careers in...
February 1, 2015 - 1:22am
January 17, 2015
Injured veteran battles ailments and long odds to earn college degree
It’s been a winding, bumpy road with detours, but Eric Fisher finally walked across the stage and claimed his master’s in school counseling...
January 17, 2015 - 5:33am
January 8, 2015
Officers converge on home as shooting call turns out to be bogus
A mid-morning call Thursday, Jan. 8, of an alleged “triple shooting” in the city of River Falls ended up to be a false alarm. River Falls...
News/crime and courts
January 8, 2015 - 12:10pm
November 3, 2014
River Falls couple accused of revenge plot to murder cops, judge
A husband and wife with a 942 Leroy Court address have been charged with a raft of felonies, ranging from conspiracy to commit first degree intentional homicide to conspiracy to commit battery or threat to a judge. The wife, 60-year-old Cheryl L. Kloss, was found and arrested Friday,...
News/crime and courts
November 3, 2014 - 9:27am
August 19, 2014
Alzheimer's Walk seeks volunteers, teams
Teams and volunteers are needed for this year’s St. Croix/Pierce County “Walk to End Alzheimer's” set for Saturday, Sept. 20, in New Richmond....
August 19, 2014 - 2:14pm
August 13, 2014
Dairy farmers invited to attend field day
All area dairy farmers and those interested in successful dairy Systems are invited to a field day next Wednesday, Aug. 20, from 10:30 a.m.-2:30...
August 13, 2014 - 10:18am
June 23, 2014
St. Mary's and Artful Garden Tours next weekend
St. Mary's Big River St. Mary’s Big River’s St. Rose’s Group are sponsoring a garden tour from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June...
June 23, 2014 - 9:13am