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Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Gas prices creep down in time for the Fourth; funds deployed for voter ID awareness; Xcel to hand out refunds to Wis. customers; nine more state news stories
Holiday driving to be construction-free; $21M in business tax breaks handed out to 11 people; cheese heist reported -- again; eight more state news stories
VIDEO: Milberg found not guilty in vehicular homicide case
Milberg trial: Closing arguments begin this afternoon
crime and courts
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
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Marjorie E. Hatch Estate; Case No. 16PR46
AMENDED NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Charles S. Fehr Estate; Case No. 16PR36
PROBATE NOTICE: E. Lorraine Keister Estate; Case No. 16-PR-43
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 7/20/16 Public Hearing - Dittman (CSM)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 7/20/16 Public Hearing - Amend Ch. 98 (Zoning)
Pamela Ann Hansen, 65
Betty Mitchell, 93
Janis McGee, 54
Kathryn Sorensen, 83
Paul Leo Corbin, 83
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
Saint Croix County
December 31, 2014
Wondering how to beat the winter blues? Get active, get outside
Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks, Inc. are offering some fun ways to beat the winter blahs with ice fishing for the kids...
Life / events
December 31, 2014 - 11:25am
August 7, 2014
St. Croix County voters asked to weigh in on health care issue
When they go to the polls Nov. 4 to elect new state and federal officers, St. Croix County residents will also be asked their opinion of Wisconsin’s decision not to accept enhanced federal funds for BadgerCare. The enabling resolution adopted by the St. Croix County Board Aug....
August 7, 2014 - 9:56am
July 30, 2014
Human trafficking is rearing its ugly head in western Wisconsin
Not that it’s a big problem in St. Croix and Pierce counties, but the fact that human trafficking exists has prompted River Falls-based Turningpoint...
July 30, 2014 - 1:50pm
August 7, 2013
County approves St. Croix Industries privatization
St. Croix County will begin the process of converting St. Croix Industries (SCI) to a private nonprofit organization following action by the board of supervisors Tuesday morning. The SCI issue has been before the board for months since Health and Human Services moved for the recommendation...
August 7, 2013 - 11:27am
July 15, 2013
UPDATE: Sunday's accident victim ID'd as South St. Paul man
A South St. Paul man has been identified as the victim of Sunday's two-vehicle crash on County Rd. T at the I-94 exit ramp in the town of Pleasant...
News / accidents
July 15, 2013 - 9:38am
June 13, 2013
St. Croix Animal Friends begin push to build shelter
St. Croix Animal Friends Inc. is ready for action, the leaders say. Seven years after the nonprofit corporation formed to establish a shelter...
Family / Life
June 13, 2013 - 9:04am
June 6, 2013
County board postpones SCI resolution; will revisit the measure in August
A resolution to privatize St. Croix Industries stalled on the floor and was postponed until August following a wave of citizen response at the county board of supervisors meeting Tuesday night. The move followed about an hour of public comment from some 21 citizens, all of whom supported...
News / health
June 6, 2013 - 9:24am
June 1, 2013
United Way's online auction features Paul McCartney tickets
United Way St. Croix Valley will be running its fourth annual online auction throughout the month of June. All proceeds generated by this year's...
events / Life
June 1, 2013 - 10:13am
May 21, 2013
County-wide tire collection June 1
St. Croix County residents: Don't miss out on the Tire and Appliance Collection on Saturday, June 1. Take advantage of this great opportunity...
May 21, 2013 - 10:00am
May 16, 2013
St. Croix parks to have open house, state parks plan free days
St. Croix County will host a County Parks Open House Day Sunday, June 2, for all park visitors. The Open House Day offers free vehicle admission...
outdoors / Life
May 16, 2013 - 10:24am
May 13, 2013
New place for Grace Place?
A former nursing home in New Richmond could become the new home for Grace Place, a homeless shelter currently operating in Somerset. The former Maple Manor and Deerfield Gables facility, which has been sitting empty since last fall, is being sought by the non-profit organization,...
May 13, 2013 - 9:12am
May 9, 2013
Winter delivers a final punch in Hudson area
It's hard to believe now, but just a week ago Hudson was hit by what was hopefully the final snowstorm of a seemingly unending winter. The rare...
May 9, 2013 - 9:28am
May 8, 2013
Sheriff's investigator balances the roles of mother and cop
The role of mother as solely homemaker has changed over the last few decades and working mothers represent a majority in American households. Women...
Family / Life
May 8, 2013 - 11:24am
April 24, 2013
Andover man appears in St. Croix court over threats at Schaffhausen murder trial
A man who allegedly threatened prosecutors and witnesses during the three-week Aaron Schaffhausen murder trial has appeared in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Joseph A. Rollag, 31, Andover, Minn., was ordered to post $2,500 cash bail April 15 on one felony count of threatening...
crime and courts / News
April 24, 2013 - 2:10pm
April 23, 2013
Heavy, wet snow breaks tree limbs, knocks out power
The heavy, wet snow that fell Monday night and into Tuesday morning is being blamed for a power outage that affected a large area north of Hudson during the night. The snow toppled a tree or trees that fell across a main three-phase power line, according to Rob Dooley, line superintendent...
April 23, 2013 - 9:58am