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Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
UW-River Falls to host seminar on marketing livestock
Zimmerman: Reward teachers who perform, set good examples
Get to know the District 10 primary election candidates
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Young Raiders still learning
Wrestlers roll over North
Boys skate to fifth straight
Girls skate past Superior
Girls bounce back after loss
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
Tomas L. Palmsteen
Mary Jane Bohl
Richard Joseph Lasiuk
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Library column: With a grateful heart...
Work hard, pray harder: Recognizing trauma
Letters to the editor: Choose the minority; Negative strong-hold on Hudson
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Viewpoint: What Does the Quran really say?
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st. Croix County
December 13, 2017
Salvation Army shelter programs in need
The Salvation Army in Polk, St. Croix and Burnett counties recently notified the media of an imminent concern and the future of their shelter programs. ""Our housing programs are at risk," local Salvation Army Director Duana Bremer said. "Donations are down and demand is up."
December 13, 2017 - 8:45am
November 30, 2017
'We're at the beginning': Water group’s recommendations focus on future
In December 2016, the St. Croix County Board established a committee to study ground and surface water quality. The group, established in place...
November 30, 2017 - 7:25pm
Tuberculosis strain hits St. Croix County
St. Croix County Public Health treated several cases of latent Tuberculosis this year, after an infected Minnesotan made contact with several people through work. Public Health Coordinator Deb Lindemann said at the Nov. 14 St. Croix County Health and Human Services Board meeting they...
November 30, 2017 - 10:33am
November 28, 2017
Opioids, meth abuse packing foster care system
More and more children are going through the foster care system throughout the state, and local workers are trying to keep up. In Wisconsin,...
November 28, 2017 - 6:42pm
November 27, 2017
Red Kettle bell ringers needed
With the holidays upon us, the Salvation Army Red Kettles should be ringing throughout St. Croix County. But with a serious shortage of volunteer ringers, some of those kettle sites are silent, meaning this yearʼs campaign could come up short.
November 27, 2017 - 11:46am
November 23, 2017
Main Street on any street: Businesses making homes their offices
Though small communities often turn to main street for local businesses, many business owners have a different location — their street....
November 23, 2017 - 6:45pm
Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
Jody Lenz pulled one side of the bench away from her long dining room table and sat down. Across the table against the wall, next to the hutch,...
November 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 22, 2017
Hudson man charged with attacking sex offender with ax
Authorities allege a rural Hudson man on Tuesday attacked a sex offender for the second time since 2016 — this time going after a convict with...
November 22, 2017 - 4:15pm
November 21, 2017
'United to Amend': Campaign finance resolution to appear on April ballot
Does the Constitution protect political contributions as a form of speech? Should constitutional rights extend beyond individuals to entities...
November 21, 2017 - 7:35am
November 15, 2017
St. Croix County honors veterans
Despite freezing temperatures, people still gathered for the annual Veterans Day service in front of the St. Croix County Courthouse on Friday,...
November 15, 2017 - 11:31am
November 14, 2017
Schachtner announces bid for special election
St. Croix County Medical Examiner Patty Schachtner on Tuesday became the first Democrat to announce her bid in the special election for state...
November 14, 2017 - 11:10am
Matter seated as District 2 supervisor
St. Croix County supervisors appointed Chris Matter to fill a vacant seat on the county board last week. Matter will replace former Supervisor...
November 14, 2017 - 7:00am
November 10, 2017
Somerset man sentenced in assault, marijuana cases
A Somerset man convicted of assaulting a woman who let him live with her family was sentenced last week to jail and probation.
November 10, 2017 - 7:13am
November 7, 2017
Hudson man charged with child porn possession
A North Hudson Pepper Fest board member stepped down from his post the day he was arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography. St. Croix County prosecutors on Tuesday, Nov. 7, charged 33-year-old Ryan N. Copeland with four felony counts of child porn possession. The Hudson...
November 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
Senate passes bill freeing family from SCOTUS ruling
A land-use bill that would reroute state law around a U.S. Supreme Court decision cleared a major hurdle Tuesday. On a voice vote, the Wisconsin...
November 7, 2017 - 4:03pm