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STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/16/17 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Gas & Diesel Fuel
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 9/21/17, Case No. 17-CV-336, Benjamin Wendt
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: August 26, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
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August 26, 2016
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A River Falls driver clocked at more than 120 mph was arrested Wednesday after allegedly attempting to flee officers while driving drunk. Nicholas D. Carlson, 35, was arrested at about 11 p.m. after a high-speed pursuit that began on Interstate 94 and continued on to Highway 35 in...
News/crime and courts
August 26, 2016 - 2:31pm
August 18, 2016
Overnight, River Falls area house goes up in flames
Just after 1 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, River Falls firefighters were sent to a house fire at 653 Tradition Trail in the town of Troy. A neighbor...
August 18, 2016 - 9:46am
July 19, 2016
Twin Cities rail success: Hear about it Thursday July 21 in River Falls
The next meeting of the West Central Wisconsin Rail Coalition will be held Thursday, July 21, 7:30-8:30 a.m., with simultaneous meetings in:...
July 19, 2016 - 5:32pm
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