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Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
Hudson man charged with attacking sex offender with ax
Hunters find body along St. Croix River
Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
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Falcons open Page with sweep
Swimmers shine at state
Weird weather we're having. Can we move on from climate change denial?
Central one of state's biggest successes
Christenson's focus pays off
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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HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/10/17 Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/12/17 Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Marilyn J. Martin Estate, Case No. 17PR50
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 12/1/17, Case No. 17-CV-436, Mary Deborah Peterson
Thomas J. Haroldson
Philip M. LaVenture
Donald O. Antiel
Charlotte Ann Penfold
Dolores Anne (Payson) Dahl
Viewpoint: Facts or emotions?
Pastor column: Living life as a thank you gift to God
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
Letters to the Editor: A comment on 'A View from an Economist'
Viewpoint: Supporting victim advocates
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October 17, 2017
'Card cracking' case cracked by Hudson police
A Hudson woman allegedly tried to bilk a financial institution out of thousands of dollars in a fraud scam known to law enforcement as "card...
October 17, 2017 - 7:50am
October 16, 2017
Polk County woman killed, St. Croix County teen injured in crash
A Polk County woman died and a St. Croix County teenager was seriously injured after the vehicles they were driving crashed Saturday. The Polk...
October 16, 2017 - 10:05am
October 13, 2017
Blake Fry column: State budget items that affect business owners
Living in the Twin Cities media market makes tracking developments in Madison difficult under normal circumstances. With so much media attention drawn to the natural and man-made national tragedies of the past weeks, one can be excused for not noticing that a 2017-2019 biennial state...
October 13, 2017 - 11:00am
October 11, 2017
Supervisors delay District 2 appointment to hear ruled out candidates
The Board of Supervisors seat for St. Croix County District 2 will remain vacant another month after some supervisors, citing the disclusion of three out of five applicants, voted to postpone the decision. District 2 covers Wards 1-3 of St. Joseph and Wards 3-6 of Somerset. Former...
October 11, 2017 - 2:45pm
County acquires additional riverfront acreage
St. Croix County secured more than 1,000 additional feet of riverfront acreage as part of its bluff line mitigation agreement with the Minnesota...
October 11, 2017 - 10:33am
October 5, 2017
Church embezzlement earns former St. Paul principal two-year prison sentence
A former St. Paul assistant principal accused of embezzling nearly $200,000 from a rural Baldwin church will spend two years in prison and faces...
October 5, 2017 - 3:56pm
Former Hudson mayor, assembly member appointed to state Elections Commission
Former Hudson Mayor and Republican State Rep. Dean Knudson has been appointed to the Wisconsin Elections Commission. Wisconsin Assembly Speaker...
October 5, 2017 - 9:07am
September 29, 2017
New Richmond man under investigation for “blackmailing” teens into sending nude images
A New Richmond man previously convicted of sending lewd photos to minors was sentenced for violating the terms of his probation after authorities...
September 29, 2017 - 5:09pm
September 27, 2017
Commissioners vote against additional increase for county wages
An adjustment to a resolution passed last year that would bump up wages for 90 St. Croix County employees failed to gain support from administration commissioners during their Sept. 20 meeting. County supervisors approved a resolution in September 2016 that raised wages for employees...
September 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
St. Croix County set to collect hazardous waste
St. Croix County will hold the annual Clean Sweep Hazardous Waste Collection from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, at the county highway shop located at 666 E. Highway 12, Hudson. Hazardous waste from farms and businesses who qualify as a Very Small Quantity Generator will be collected...
September 27, 2017 - 10:44am
September 25, 2017
Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
A 39-year-old western Wisconsin man suspected of jumping bail is in custody after an hours-long standoff with authorities in Woodville Sunday,...
September 25, 2017 - 3:50pm
Blake Fry: The importance of a business emergency plan
Each dramatic home rescue during the tragic events of Hurricane Harvey is a reminder of the importance of having a household emergency plan. Easily overlooked in the effort to preserve human life is the importance for businesses to have an emergency plan.
September 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 20, 2017
Hero K9 Grants Multi-threat Vest to St. Croix County Sheriff's Office for K9 Garza
Hero K9 is pleased to announce that an equipment grant has been awarded to the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office for their K-9 Garza. A multi-threat...
September 20, 2017 - 6:40am
September 17, 2017
Column: New bridge begins new chapter
After decades of discussion and several failed attempts at securing approval, the St. Croix Crossing opened on Aug. 2. It resulted in the permanent...
September 17, 2017 - 5:39pm
September 14, 2017
Hudson Common Council briefs: St. Croix EMS wage adjustment; Window replacement
The Hudson Common Council held its regular meeting Tuesday, Sept. 5. St. Croix EMS As it continues to look at how to improve its EMS services, the council approved a wage adjustment for St. Croix EMS. The adjustment includes night differentials and increased stipends of $3-8 for weekend...
September 14, 2017 - 8:42pm