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Hudson police: Feces found on car
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Hanley Road will be 3 lanes
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PHOTO: Vargas All-American
Hudson Gymnastics sends 5 to state
Young Raiders still learning
Wrestlers roll over North
Boys skate to fifth straight
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
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SUMMONS: WITC v. Melissa Marie Johnson; Case No. 17-SC-345 (Washburn Co.)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 19-17 Unlawful Use of Drones
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-09 (North End Road)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-08 (Budget & Tax Levy)
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 1/3/18, Case No. 17-CV-514, Jesus Bergstrom Emerson
Billy D. Anderson
Richard "Bill" Danforth Morgan
Thomas L. Palmsteen
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Letters to the editor: Bravo to the Phipps; Nativity scene denied
Viewpoint: Inspiring great career choices
Viewpoint: Working for Wisconsin veterans
Pastor viewpoint: In a world of sheep, a shepherd is sought
Viewpoint: Poor broadband access puts rural areas at a disadvantage
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Saint Croix County
April 18, 2013
Accident near Roberts blocks I-94 Thursday afternoon; Minnesota fatal accident also clogs traffic
An accident on westbound I-94 near Highway 65 in Roberts blocked the freeway late Thursday afternoon. The accident, involving a semi and two...
April 18, 2013 - 5:04pm
April 8, 2013
Is new St. Croix Health Center leader 'Hatchet man' or savior?
April 8, 2013 - 11:18am
April 7, 2013
Sheriff's office honors officers and civilians
The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department held its fifth annual recognition ceremony March 14 and acknowledged the efforts of civilians and officers...
April 7, 2013 - 10:33am
April 6, 2013
Letter: Disagrees with St. Croix County DA
Dear Editor, The DA of St. Croix County is living on cloud nine. His law credentials have generated so much power that it has gone to his head. It is time for him to go. Mr. Johnson has decided to join the anti-second amendment crowd, not for gun control but for a total gun ban....
April 6, 2013 - 12:49pm
St. Croix Animal Friends is moving forward
With the guidance and expertise from Rob Schultz, St. Croix Animal Friends is preparing to launch a capital campaign to finance the building...
April 6, 2013 - 11:26am
April 5, 2013
Letter: Supports DA gun proposals
Dear Editor, Not surprisingly, several writers have submitted letters opposed to St. Croix County District Attorney Eric Johnson's proposal to enact reasonable and meaningful gun restrictions (2/25/2013). It is also not surprising that some writers are misinformed when it comes...
April 5, 2013 - 12:50pm
Letter: St Croix County is working well
Dear Editor, St Croix County is lucky to have a government which works the way a democracy is supposed to work. The structure of the democracy is simple. We elect County Board supervisors in each of 19 districts. Those County Board Supervisors then elect the board chairman who...
April 5, 2013 - 12:48pm
April 4, 2013
Dairy Barn #2 going up
According to the St. Croix County Fair together with the St. Croix County 4-H Dairy Committee and Friends of the St. Croix County Fairgrounds...
April 4, 2013 - 4:02pm
County takes another step in P4P employee plan
The pay for performance (P4P) program for county employees took another step toward completion Tuesday morning when the Board of Supervisors approved a resolution for a union pay plan and adjustments. Although union sheriff's department personnel and highway department employees...
April 4, 2013 - 3:13pm
March 17, 2013
Letter: St. Croix County Administrator contract
Dear Editor, County Administrator Pat Thompson received a $30,000/year raise to $165,000/year plus bonuses while significantly cutting wages of employees and given the following performance: He convinced board supervisors that $10,000/acre or $5 million from sale of county...
March 17, 2013 - 11:49am
March 15, 2013
County farm history recognized
Scotty Ard, center, New Richmond, and Aleisha Miller, right, of the land and water department, received certificates of appreciation from the...
March 15, 2013 - 3:45pm
Koski has fun at her 'Day Away'
Stephanie Koski's new job as the coordinator of the Day Away Program of the Aging and Disability Resource Center seems a perfect fit. Day...
March 15, 2013 - 11:07am
March 14, 2013
Robbery suspect Carr arrested in Chippewa County
A man who failed to appear for a pre-trial conference in St. Croix County has been arrested in a forgery investigation in Chippewa County. A bench warrant was issued Feb. 27 when Jared Shane Carr, 37, failed to appear for the hearing on three counts of felony armed robbery. ...
March 14, 2013 - 10:36am
March 6, 2013
Healthy habits can save money
We know not smoking, being active and making healthy food choices are good for our bodies. But what about our wallets? Research shows healthy...
March 6, 2013 - 11:49am
March 1, 2013
Letter: Against potential move of Health Dept.
Dear Editor, With the recent auction of county land in New Richmond, there have been veiled references in the local papers to razing the St. Croix County Health and Human Services buildings in New Richmond and moving this department to Hudson. Why the secrecy? Why the hurry? ...
March 1, 2013 - 12:33pm