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Student project on Islam prompts curriculum review
Preliminary master plan approved for dog park site
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Hudson takes part in nationwide Tax March
Body Works to host 5K
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Girls lacrosse kicks off inaugural season April 22
Ups and downs for Raider softball
Raider baseball swept by RF
Raiders sweep True Team Invite
Thursday results: Soccer wins, baseball loses
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Boosters hold annual Easter egg hunt
Hudson Middle Schoolers host Doggity Fun Run
UWRF to host interactive Ag Day
Red Chair national journey makes stop in Hudson
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CITY OF HUDSON: Res. 7-17 - Prelim. Special Assessments -2017 Street Projects
CITY OF HUDSON: 5/2/17 Public Hearing - Milestone Materials permit
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- 2018 Toolcat Bobcat 5600
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 6-17 (Signs)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 5-17 Stormwater Management
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David D. Cook, 76
David E. McGinley, 51
Doris E. Garbe, 101
Kristi J. Robinson, 56
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October 6, 2010
Jury awards $2 million to former Somerset teacher
The jury in a U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin case has awarded a former Somerset School District teacher $2 million, although the teacher involved won't be receiving the huge pot of money. The award for former teacher Renae Ekstrand included $1.76 million for emotional...
October 6, 2010 - 4:29pm
August 13, 2010
Grace Place to start "Teen Program"
Being a teenager can be hard for anyone, but being a teen without a home makes everything much tougher. This one of the reasons why Grace Place of Somerset wants to start a Teen Program to help provide enrichment opportunities for the teens whose family is without a place to live....
August 13, 2010 - 9:17am
August 5, 2010
Feds indict Somerset man
A federal grand jury has indicted a Somerset man in connection with an inter-state theft operation that included off-road vehicles. U.S. Attorney Stephen P. Sinnott said Chad Alan Wyttenbach, 35, is charged in a 10-count indictment with conspiracy, interstate transportation of stolen...
News/crime and courts
August 5, 2010 - 10:48am
April 23, 2010
Grass, pine fire threatens Somerset homes
A large grass fire in a tinder-dry stand of pine trees in Somerset was being battled by firefighters Friday afternoon. Dispatchers received...
April 23, 2010 - 1:33pm
April 7, 2010
Small aircraft has trouble; lands in grassy field
A small airplane taking off from New Richmond Regional Airport on Wednesday afternoon developed engine problems and eventually landed in a grassy...
April 7, 2010 - 4:08pm
March 18, 2010
Training for MTNA nationals akin to Olympics for local teen
Like an athlete for the Olympics, Dana Carlson is preparing herself for the most important competition in her life so far. The goal: To become...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 18, 2010 - 12:13pm
January 28, 2010
Fires destroy buildings in rural New Richmond, Somerset
Early morning fires kept local fire departments busy each of the past two mornings. On Wednesday morning, four fire departments were called out to a fire at a building which housed the Aqua Mates swimming pool business and shop. Many of the resident's vehicles and recreational vehicles...
January 28, 2010 - 2:42pm
January 21, 2010
EDC names 2009 top business winners
The St. Croix Economic Development Corp. announced the EDC's selection of the 2009 business of the year awards in St. Croix County. The winners...
January 21, 2010 - 7:32am
January 13, 2010
New Richmond man sentenced in burglary case
A man has been convicted and another apparently reached an agreement in a burglary case stemming from incidents last fall in the Somerset area and the town of St. Joseph. Mitchell David Gonsior, 20, 327 N. Third St., New Richmond, was convicted of one felony count of burglary last...
News/crime and courts
January 13, 2010 - 9:13am
December 10, 2009
Somerset man sentenced in 7th OWI
Michael S. Montbriand, 43, Somerset, was convicted of a seventh drunken driving offense Dec. 2 in Eau Claire County and sentenced to two years in prison. He was also ordered to serve five years extended supervision on the felony conviction and fined $1,256. Montbriand was convicted...
News/crime and courts
December 10, 2009 - 10:11am
September 22, 2009
Somerset man charged in vehicle homicide
A Somerset man has been charged with five felony counts in connection with the death of two people in a traffic accident June 1. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said Monday that Austin Richard Pederson, 18, was being held in Washington County, Minn., Jail. Two counts each of homicide by...
September 22, 2009 - 1:40pm
June 30, 2009
Twins to host clinic in Somerset
The Minnesota Twins will offer a free baseball and softball clinic to youth on Saturday, July 11, at 10 a.m. at the Larry Forrest Memorial Fields in Somerset. In the event of rain, the clinic will be moved to Somerset High School. Clinics are open to boys and girls ages 6 to 16...
June 30, 2009 - 10:01am
June 3, 2009
Two killed in Monday evening accident
Two Somerset young adults were killed in a one-car rollover near Johannesburg (between Somerset, New Richmond and Star Prairie) Monday night. Two others in the vehicle were seriously injured and transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said none of the...
June 3, 2009 - 9:22am
May 8, 2009
Somerset family campaigns to reunite with grandmother
"We've been married for 38 years this April and this is the first time I've been without my wife for so long." Saleem Francis sat in the living...
May 8, 2009 - 1:36am
March 18, 2009
Hudson planner, Somerset builder team offer 'green' homes
Collova Builders of Somerset and Putman Planning and Design of Hudson have teamed up to offer what they say are "green" homes designed for our...
March 18, 2009 - 1:08am