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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
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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Work hard, pray harder: Recognizing trauma
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August 1, 2016
Wayward tuber rescued on Apple River
SOMERSET -- A woman who floated past warning signs ahead of the dam along the Apple River was rescued by a boater last month in the town of Somerset. Somerset Fire Chief Travis Belisle said the 20-year-old woman went past the signs along the river Thursday, July 21, and “ended up...
August 1, 2016 - 9:38am
July 21, 2016
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
A woman who floated past warning signs ahead of the dam along the Apple River was rescued by a boater Thursday in the town of Somerset. Somerset Fire Chief Travis Belisle said the 20-year-old woman went past the signs along the river and “ended up a few hundred feet from the dam.”...
July 21, 2016 - 9:19am
September 28, 2015
Somerset man, 39, killed in motorcycle crash
Authorities said alcohol appeared to be a factor in a Sunday motorcycle crash that claimed the life of a Somerset man. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office, 39-year-old Jason Thomas Anderson was killed while exiting Highway 35/64 near Exit 9 in the town of Somerset....
September 28, 2015 - 7:47am
July 23, 2015
2015 story: Minnesota man identified as body found in Somerset
Editor's note: This story is from July 2015.
July 23, 2015 - 10:35am
July 21, 2015
Body found near High Bridge in Somerset
An autopsy was ordered Tuesday on a body found near the St. Croix River in the town of Somerset. St. Croix County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said the body of a white adult male was found under the Arcola High Bridge near 180th Avenue. The discovery was reported...
July 21, 2015 - 12:48pm
July 16, 2015
Apple River camper accused of terrorizing others with knife
A 19-year-old Minnesota man was charged Monday in St. Croix County Circuit Court following an incident at an Apple River campsite where he allegedly...
July 16, 2015 - 1:15pm
June 28, 2015
Missing: $8,500 in fireworks
The owner of a Somerset fireworks business is offering a reward following the theft of fireworks. Apple Grand Prix reported about $8,500 worth of fireworks was stolen the night of June 11 from the County VV property. According to a news release, owner Robert Dewall believes...
June 28, 2015 - 11:55am
June 18, 2015
Reward posted following theft of fireworks in Somerset
The owner of a Somerset fireworks business is offering a reward following the theft of fireworks. Apple Grand Prix reported about $8,500 worth of fireworks was stolen the night of June 11 from the County Road VV property, according to the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office. According...
June 18, 2015 - 2:41pm
December 22, 2014
New City Hall chief at Stillwater hails from New Richmond; Knudson assembles bill that would shake up Supreme Court; 11 more Wisconsin stories
STILLWATER, Minn. -- J. Thomas McCarty, administrator of Eau Claire County, has been tapped to be Stillwater’s next city administrator. McCarty, 60, has held the top spot at Eau Claire County since June 1997. Before that, he was administrative coordinator in Sauk County (Baraboo)...
December 22, 2014 - 9:29am
December 23, 2013
New Richmond man charged in Somerset school threat incident
Andrew J.R. Wallace, 20, of New Richmond, was charged with disorderly conduct Thursday afternoon in connection with an alleged verbal threat...
December 23, 2013 - 9:12am
September 11, 2013
PHOTOS: Border Battle Beer Fest
Despite temperatures in the 90s, hundreds of people attended the Border Battle Beer Fest held Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Somerset Ampitheater....
September 11, 2013 - 1:53pm
July 24, 2013
Somerset man arrested for openly carrying loaded weapons near schools
A Somerset man was arrested Tuesday, July 23, for carrying loaded weapons near schools and not cooperating with police. Mark J. Hoffman, 23, of rural Somerset was found walking and carrying two weapons near Somerset Middle School at approximately 12:11 p.m. Officers responding...
July 24, 2013 - 2:17pm
June 14, 2013
Chilakoot Bowhunters celebrate 60 years of archery
"Wow," was all Harold Buckentin could say when he recalled how the Chilakoot Bowhunters Club had come to call a 53-acre parcel of challenging...
June 14, 2013 - 10:11am
Budget woes worry western Wisconsin schools
State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) knew she was on the hot seat when she showed up at Osceola High School on March 7. School officials...
March 14, 2013 - 9:10am
December 5, 2012
Three bellringers commit to 30-hour marathon
Three individuals have stepped forward to carry on the tradition of St. Croix County's 30-hour bell ringing marathon. Jeremy Lilyquist of Hudson,...
December 5, 2012 - 10:56am