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Wisconsin roundup: Survey ranks state 16th-best overall; GOP senator questions immunity provision in Harsdorf heroin legislation; 9 more state news stories
Mystery of Minnesota North Shore waterfalls may be solved
5th Women in STEM event draws 250
Friend: Lawyer who killed a New Richmond grad jogging in St. Paul found to have brain tumors
Wisconsin roundup: Renewed push to stall Capitol's 'revolving door'; police union responds to trooper nametag issue; 8 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders roll to sectional hockey title
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
A life lived inventing: Local scientist inducted into Inventors Hall of Fame
Twenty-year military journey ends in Hudson
UW Success by 6: parents and caregivers make all the difference
Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - New Pavilion/ Restroom
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Skid Unit
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/9/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: Beer License Application - Cracked Barrel Winery
TOWN OF ROCK ELM: Ad For Bids - 170th Street TRID Project
Michael G. Peterson, 71
Douglas Ray, 42
Charlene Adele Wold, 49
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Bill would reduce public transparency
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 23, 2017
Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Real Estate Showcase
October 26, 2009
Assembly committee votes tomorrow on a bill to broaden sex education in schools
A state Assembly committee is scheduled to vote tomorrow on a bill aimed at broadening sex education in Wisconsin schools. They're not required to offer sex-ed but if they do, they'd have to provide information about both abstinence and contraceptives in an age-appropriate manner....
October 26, 2009 - 9:00am
October 20, 2009
Governor ready to give control of Milwaukee schools to mayor; Dems opposed to plan
Gov. Jim Doyle says he has enough legislative support to hand control of the Milwaukee schools over to the mayor. But leaders in his own party are saying not so fast. Assembly Democratic Finance co-chairman Mark Pocan says he can't see how a school district run by City Hall would...
October 20, 2009 - 9:33am
School bullying bill up for a vote today in state Senate
All Wisconsin schools would have to create policies against bullying, under a bill that's up for a vote today in the state Senate. The bill also would require schools to report all bullying incidents to the state government. And the Department of Public Instruction would help...
October 20, 2009 - 9:06am
October 12, 2009
Schools may exceed revenue limits to make energy-efficient improvements
Wisconsin schools are considering their options under a new law which that lets them exceed their revenue limits to make energy-efficient improvements. It was quietly approved this year as part of the massive state budget. And already, Whitehall has taken advantage of it, by approving...
October 12, 2009 - 9:18am
October 6, 2009
New statewide curriculum announced today to stop bullying in schools
A new statewide curriculum will be announced today to stop Wisconsin school kids from bullying each other. Sue Klang, the widow of murdered high school principal John Klang, will join state Superintendent Tony Evers and a coalition of school groups at a news conference today. There's...
October 6, 2009 - 9:45am
May 20, 2009
New effort seeks to allow openly carrying guns near schools
There's a new effort to expand the number of places in Wisconsin where you can openly carry a gun. A group called Operation CarryLand has an online petition urging the Legislature to repeal the law against open weapons near schools. Right now, it's a felony to openly carry a weapon...
May 20, 2009 - 9:22am
May 15, 2009
Thai students enjoy Hudson experience
The past two and a half weeks flew by for Thai teacher Charat Traiboon and six Thai students who spent that time living with Hudson families,...
May 15, 2009 - 12:21pm
May 14, 2009
Learning to read -- reading to learn
Success is worth repeating, according to Sue Hellmers, literacy coach in the Hudson School District for kindergarten through second grades. Last...
May 14, 2009 - 1:38am
May 1, 2009
Thai students get a feel for life in Hudson
The Hudson School District is hosting five students and one teacher for two and a half weeks as part of the Thailand-Wisconsin International...
May 1, 2009 - 1:47am
April 23, 2009
School board says no to open enrollment requests
At their regular meeting last week, the Hudson Board of Education upheld its decision not to allow two students who live outside of the district but who have attended Hudson elementary schools, the chance to attend Hudson Middle School. The board had voted at their March meeting...
April 23, 2009 - 7:33am
April 10, 2009
Letter: What about 'big' money?
Dear Editor, Hudson School Board member Mark Kaisersatt reminds me a little of Osama bin Laden. He hides in his cave and only comes out in public when he feels he can benefit from a little camera time. Two weeks ago Mr. Kaisersatt wrote a letter arguing that the district's share...
April 10, 2009 - 1:35am
April 3, 2009
Seven Hudson teams advance to state Destination Imagination contest
Now it's destination Stevens Point for seven Destination Imagination teams from the Hudson School District. The seven teams will advance to...
April 3, 2009 - 1:27am
March 26, 2009
DI regionals are Saturday in Hudson
Hudson will be the scene Saturday (March 28) for the regional Destination Imagination competition at the middle school and Hudson Prairie Elementary. The...
March 26, 2009 - 9:56am
March 20, 2009
DI regionals set for March 28
With the regional competition less than two weeks away, Hudson students are toiling to perfect their Destination Imagination creations. They...
March 20, 2009 - 1:08am
March 13, 2009
Administrative News & Views: Raising expectations for student learning
District teachers and administrators have been working on raising expectations for student learning across all schools, and high school Advanced Placement course registration is evidence of progress. The high school just completed course registration for the 2009-10 school year, and...
March 13, 2009 - 1:58am