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Wisconsin roundup: Anti-crime package of bills approved by Assembly, heads to Walker; more state news stories
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Transit subcommittee hears from River Falls
Sex crime suspect allegedly tried slipping into Canada
Wisconsin roundup: Supreme Court candidates down to Dallet, Screnock; more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA Hockey: Raider boys, girls reach sectional finals
Four wrestlers head to state
Raiders repeat BRC champs
Outdoor Happenings: Crows
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
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
arts and entertainment
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/8/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 3/12/18 Hearing - Amend Ch. 255, Zoning
FORECLOSURE: First Bank Baldwin v. David J. Olson, et al.; Case No. 16-CV-309
SUMMONS: Deutsche Bank v. Amy M. Nasers, et al.; Case 18-CV-32
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Robert R. Harshman Estate; Case No. 16-PR-81
Escape Salon offers space rentals in Hudson
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Hudson diners: Want to eat in an igloo?
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Randleman of Catalyst Receives PTA Recognition
Place a Business Announcement
Jean M. Harnish
Henry J. "Bud" Lentz
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Joen Carolyn Grieb Ott
Margaret "Peggy" Kinney
Supporting Denny McNamara
VOTE JAN 16TH
Vote for Patty Schachtner
Editorial: Public notices are printed publicly for good reasons
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letter to the editor: Calling it out; It's not just one view!
Pastor Viewpoint: Keeping the faith
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st. Croix County
Two men killed in St. Croix County crash
Two Minneapolis men were killed and a third was hospitalized with serious injuries after a crash Saturday in rural St. Croix County. The St....
January 22, 2018 - 8:11am
January 17, 2018
Numbers added up to a flip for Schachtner, Democrats
When Patty Schachtner beat Rep. Adam Jarchow Tuesday, she flipped a Republican-held district to Democratic for the first time in 17 years. The...
January 17, 2018 - 4:16pm
January 12, 2018
Opioid, methamphetamine addiction strains CPS resources
The number of children St. Croix County Human Services took into custody nearly tripled in the past year, and officials say methamphetamine and opioid abuse are the primary culprits. Soaring numbers of Children's Services cases reflect a statewide struggle that a legislative task...
January 12, 2018 - 3:00am
January 11, 2018
Who's running for local office in April?
As the filing deadline passed last week, contests developed for 14 of the 19 districts for St. Croix County Board, as well as Hudson mayor, the District 3 seat on the Hudson Common Council, and three open seats on the North Hudson Village Board. Spring elections will be held April...
January 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 4, 2018
Suspect in gun-related domestic incident arrested in rural Hudson after manhunt
A Hudson man accused of putting a gun to his estranged wife’s head was arrested Thursday after an extensive search that prompted security measures...
January 4, 2018 - 7:58pm
December 17, 2017
Viewpoint: Inspiring great career choices
When I was in high school (let's not worry about how long ago that was), there were two educational paths offered to students, one referred to as college-prep and one that was, well, not college-prep.
December 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
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