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Wisconsin roundup: Walker pitches state's insurance-for-poor plan to Trump; 3 more die in snowmobile crashes; 10 more state news stories
FFA is about more than farming
New name, new initiatives for United Way food center
River Crest students support friends near and far
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders roll to sectional hockey title
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
A life lived inventing: Local scientist inducted into Inventors Hall of Fame
Twenty-year military journey ends in Hudson
UW Success by 6: parents and caregivers make all the difference
Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - New Pavilion/ Restroom
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Skid Unit
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/9/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: Beer License Application - Cracked Barrel Winery
TOWN OF ROCK ELM: Ad For Bids - 170th Street TRID Project
Michael G. Peterson, 71
Douglas Ray, 42
Charlene Adele Wold, 49
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Real Estate Showcase
st croix river
November 8, 2016
UPDATE: Train crew spotted 'debris' on tracks before 7-car derailment
Railroad crews were working Tuesday morning to clear a Union Pacific line between Hudson and West Lakeland Township in Minnesota after a multi-car...
November 8, 2016 - 12:26pm
July 18, 2016
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
RiverFest, an event that celebrates the St. Croix River through various activities, kicks off Tuesday in Hudson.On Tuesday, July 19 at 7 p.m. families are can gather at Picnic Point, south of the boat launch in Lakefront Park, to watch traditional Native American performance with...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 18, 2016 - 10:58am
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
River towns from Stillwater to Red Wing are expected to see water levels rise over the next few days, though forecasts are not showing flood stage being reached. The St. Croix River in Stillwater was at 80 feet Thursday morning and was expected to crest at about 85 feet early Sunday,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
July 7, 2016
Ships ahoy in Hudson
The ships open Friday, July 8, to the public for tours. Adults are $8, seniors (60 and older) are $7, and children between the ages of 5-16 are...
July 7, 2016 - 4:39pm
August 13, 2015
Houlton tram crash leaves 2 injured
Two siblings were injured Wednesday at their Houlton home when a tram apparatus they were riding failed and crashed. The people, a 21-year-old man and a 9-year-old girl, were taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with serious injuries, said St. Croix County Chief Deputy Scott...
August 13, 2015 - 9:49am
August 12, 2015
Boater in fatal 2013 Wisconsin crash sentenced to jail, probation
A Minnesota man was sentenced Wednesday in the case of a fatal 2013 St. Croix River boat crash that left his friend dead. Patrick Puhalla,...
News/crime and courts
August 12, 2015 - 5:40pm
October 16, 2009
St. Croix Riverway: A national park in our own backyard
When it comes to the mission of the National Park Service and the St. Croix, one question guides almost everything they do. "Is it in the best...
October 16, 2009 - 1:59am
September 30, 2009
Musky tourney results
The fourth qualifying event of the 2009 Professional Musky Tournament Trail-Musky Hunter Magazine's Fall Showdown was held on the St. Croix River...
September 30, 2009 - 10:48am
September 11, 2009
Ryun is new St. Croix River Association director
Deb Ryun will join the St. Croix River Association as its first executive director beginning Oct. 1. Ryun has most recently been the executive...
September 11, 2009 - 1:40am
September 9, 2009
Authorities identify a body pulled from the St. Croix River
A man pulled from the St. Croix River on the Wisconsin-Minnesota border has been identified as Christopher Long, 21, from Stillwater, Minn. Authorities were called early Saturday, after somebody found a body near the Arcola High Bridge on the Minnesota side. Long's wallet, keys,...
September 9, 2009 - 9:00am
August 28, 2009
Musky tourney coming to Hudson, St. Croix
The scenic St. Croix River near Hudson will be the host of the fourth qualifying event of the Professional Musky Tournament Trail - the Musky Hunter Magazine's Fall Meltdown on Sept. 12 and 13. The St. Croix section from the Hwy. 64 bridge north of Stillwater to the Hwy. 10 bridge...
August 28, 2009 - 1:20am
August 6, 2009
Randy's Ramblings: The St. Croix deserved the governors' attention
The attention that Governors Jim Doyle and Tim Pawlenty focused on the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway during their visit to Hudson a couple of weeks ago was encouraging. On the Fourth of July, I came away from the Booster Days water ski show on the St. Croix unsettled by the...
August 6, 2009 - 2:33pm
July 17, 2009
Happy to have wind in their sails
Classes are in session at the fledgling St. Croix Sailing School - and no one is complaining about it. After a 15-minute review under the canopy...
July 17, 2009 - 7:13am