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Wisconsin roundup: Primary day arrives; western Wis. could see fallout from Minn. liquor bill; 8 more state news stories
Xcel Energy warns customers of recent scams
Sex offender notification meeting Thursday in Burkhardt
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
crime and courts
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Girls' hockey climbs to top
Raiders claim BRC/DSC title
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
Hot Air Affair is tradition for Hudson, pilots
Moon Glow lights up the night
Looking back: 2017 Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair parade
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
WI DNR: Public Notice - Houlton MHP LLC, WPDES Permit
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 4, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 3/11/2017 at Somerset Mini Storage
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Kim Lagerstrom, 58
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Letters: Look for rays of light in the rubble; park plan needs one more vote
Sanctuary: How do we define it?
Real Estate Showcase
July 18, 2016
KRLT adds three new board members
The Kinnickinnic River Land Trust (KRLT) is pleased to announce the addition of Chris Bye, Brian Senoraske and Deborah Wulf to its board of directors....
July 18, 2016 - 2:05pm
June 27, 2016
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
A vulnerable who went missing Monday morning in the town of Kinnickinnic has been found. Authorities said the man, 33-year-old Kou Her, was found around 3 p.m. in rural Woodville. St. Croix County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said her first went missing near County Road N...
June 27, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 23, 2016
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
I went to a ballgame with my dad on Father's Day. We sat in the shade of the covered grandstand at First National Bank of River Falls Field, shared a few beers, and watched the River Falls Groupers over-35 team play the Lonsdale Jokers. If you saw me it may have appeared I was sitting...
June 23, 2016 - 2:10pm
June 20, 2016
Crews respond to overturned semi in Hudson
A semi-trailer temporarily blocked up traffic along the Interstate 94 westbound on-ramp from Highway 35 after it tipped over. Authorities said...
June 20, 2016 - 5:47pm
April 17, 2016
Jurek takes the reins at summer camp
Summer horse camp left an indelible mark on Kelsey Jurek. The experience fostered not just her lifelong love of horses -- an affection she’s...
April 17, 2016 - 11:39am
April 7, 2016
Man hospitalized after 100-mph pursuit through St. Croix County
The driver who allegedly led officers on a St. Croix County chase where speeds reached 100 mph was rushed to a hospital after being taken into custody Wednesday. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Klatt said the man, whose identity had yet to be determined, lost consciousness...
News/crime and courts
April 7, 2016 - 9:25am
February 24, 2016
Sign up for St. Croix Mountain Bike team
The St. Croix Mountain Bike Team, will be hosting it's information and registration night on Thursday March 3, at the Hudson YMCA group cycling...
February 24, 2016 - 2:48pm
February 16, 2016
Black Lives Matter activist at UWRF Wednesday
Black Lives Matter Minneapolis Activist Stacey Rosana with speak at UW-River Falls from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, in the St. Croix River Room...
February 16, 2016 - 12:04pm
February 5, 2016
Hudson, River Falls men accused in Woodville incidents
Men from Hudson and River Falls were responsible for thousands of dollars of damage to vehicles and storage sheds in the Woodville area, St. Croix County prosecutors allege. Joel R. Maser, 19, River Falls, and Tyler L. Kuhn, 21, Hudson, appeared in St. Croix County Circuit Court last...
News/crime and courts
February 5, 2016 - 12:49pm
December 21, 2015
December 2015: Body pulled from Willow River ID'd as Hudson native
Editor's note: This story is from December 2015. Authorities confirmed Monday that a body pulled from the Willow River over the weekend belonged to a Hudson native. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said Monday the body of 20-year-old Madeline Brekke was...
December 21, 2015 - 3:16pm
November 9, 2015
UPDATE: passengers ID'd in Roberts crash
A River Falls woman was killed and three others were injured Sunday afternoon in a head-on collision on Highway 65 in Roberts. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office identified the deceased as 61-year-old Bonny J. Britton. She was pronounced dead on the scene by the St. Croix County...
November 9, 2015 - 11:16am
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