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New Richmond man sentenced to 25 years
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/13/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 4/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Elevator Cab, Fixtures, Doors, etc.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Kathleen J. Slaten Estate; Case No. 17PR23
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Can we talk? Healthier Together cannot be ignored
Letters: Give Trump a chance; Support for local candidates
Letters to the Editor for March 9, 2017
Where there’s a Will, there’s a way
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
February 2, 2017
Minnesota joins lawsuit over Trump's refugee order
ST. PAUL — Minnesota has joined with other states in suing the federal government over President Donald Trump's executive action on immigration. "It does not pass constitutional muster, is inconsistent with our history as a nation, and undermines our national security," Attorney...
February 2, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 22, 2017
Nearly 100,000 join Women's March in St. Paul as crowd estimate moves up
ST. PAUL —An estimated 90,000 to 100,000 people — nearly five times the expected number — formed a blocks-long protest from...
January 22, 2017 - 10:59am
January 21, 2017
Anti-Trump protests turn violent at inauguration
WASHINGTON — Black-clad activists angry about U.S. President Donald Trump's inauguration smashed store and car windows Friday, Jan. 20,...
January 21, 2017 - 3:00am
January 17, 2017
Legislation would pay Minnesotans for Wisconsin tax losses
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota House Taxes Committee chairman is tired of dealing with Wisconsin about income taxes. So Chairman Greg Davids, R-Preston,...
January 17, 2017 - 3:06pm
January 12, 2017
State grants $34 million to expand rural broadband in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — A new round of state grants could extend broadband to thousands of businesses and households throughout areas of rural Minnesota...
January 12, 2017 - 10:30am
January 11, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of headquarters jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
Naming a newborn: Trends to expect in 2017
FARGO — Each year when the clock strikes midnight on Jan. 1, several families welcome the year's first newborns into the world. With the...
January 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
Bumblebee species placed on federal endangered list
DULUTH, Minn.—The rusty patched bumblebee, a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin that was once common across the Midwest but which has declined...
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 10, 2017
Supreme Court turns down Ventura appeals
WASHINGTON—U.S. Supreme Court justices reject former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's attempt to restore a $1.8 million award an appeals court gave him. Without comment, justices said on Monday, Jan. 9, they would not change a federal appeals court decision that erased a lower...
January 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 5, 2017
Absolute zero: MN winters rated worst in the U.S., WI's seventh worst
DULUTH — Minnesota's infamous winters are the absolute worst, the most miserable of anywhere in the U.S, according to the website thrillist.com....
January 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 4, 2017
Convicted mass killer Manson reportedly hospitalized outside prison
LOS ANGELES—Convicted mass murderer Charles Manson was taken from a California prison to a hospital for an undisclosed medical issue on Tuesday, media reported. Manson was seriously ill, a source told the Los Angeles Times, but could not provide further information. TMZ reported...
January 4, 2017 - 11:00am
Wetterling killer Heinrich being held in Oklahoma City
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Danny Heinrich, Jacob Wetterling’s killer, is being held temporarily in Oklahoma. Heinrich, 53, is at the Oklahoma...
News/crime and courts
January 4, 2017 - 11:00am
December 29, 2016
Girls basketball: Raiders win holiday opener
Hudson scored the first six points of the game and never looked back on its way to posting a 69-51 decision over host Marshfield in the first...
December 29, 2016 - 1:46pm
December 16, 2016
HHS band does Hudson proud at Pearl Harbor
The Hudson Raiders marching band was among only a few high school bands that were part of the ceremonies commemorating the 75th anniversary of...
December 16, 2016 - 7:00am
December 15, 2016
HHS remodel will be done by fall 2018: one year earlier than planned
There was some surprising news at Monday’s school board meeting. Superintendent Nick Ouellette told the board that the $88 million addition and renovation at Hudson High School is projected to be completed by fall 2018, a whole year earlier than planned. The earlier completion date...
December 15, 2016 - 3:00pm