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Wisconsin roundup: DNR warns hunters of emerald ash borer-weakened trees; more state news stories
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St. Croix County’s Nieskes to review officer-involved shooting
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Christenson's focus pays off
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Visitors put game out of reach early against Falcons
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Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
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HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/10/17 Board Meeting Minutes
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July 12, 2017
UPDATE: Xcel aims to restore power by 8 p.m.
The Somerset area appeared to take the brunt of storms that battered the area early Wednesday, July 12. Xcel Energy reported about 1,300 customers...
July 12, 2017 - 12:40pm
June 29, 2017
Weather service: Tornado that hit Pierce County was EF-1
The National Weather Service confirmed what many eyewitnesses already knew — it was a tornado that struck Pierce County on Wednesday. Michelle...
June 29, 2017 - 2:34pm
June 28, 2017
MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Tornado strikes rural Pierce County; 1 reported injured
TOWN OF MARTELL — At least one person was injured after a fast-developing storm produced a tornado that destroyed numerous buildings Wednesday,...
June 28, 2017 - 8:37pm
July 15, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Flood damage estimates roll in; latest job approval numbers in for Walker; nine more state news stories
Iron County now estimates $10.6 million in damage from Monday's rains and flooding in northern Wisconsin -- and that's just for tax-funded facilities like the Saxon Harbor. The salvaging of four sunken boats will begin there Friday, and the U.S. Coast Guard says the main concern...
July 15, 2016 - 10:22am
August 21, 2009
Praises football Raiders
Dear Editor, I observed a number of young men last Saturday that should generate pride for the Hudson community. Approximately 10 or so Hudson High School football players (mostly seniors - they call that leadership!) showed up north of Burkhardt using their strength to help a neighborhood...
August 21, 2009 - 1:58am
People help after storm
Dear Editor, I spent some time helping some friends clean up Aug. 9 after the storm that hit just north of Burkhardt. I saw neighbors helping neighbors, friends helping friends and strangers helping strangers. But what stuck out most in my mind was seeing a young lady walking up...
August 21, 2009 - 1:49am
February 27, 2009
State gets pounded with ice to the south and heavy snow north
Parts of southern Wisconsin are a massive ice rink, thanks to Thursday's late-winter storm that dumped freezing rain. Meanwhile, the far north is digging out from up to 9.5 inches of new snow. And Door County endured winds up to 56 mph. Gile in Iron County had the most snow Thursday...
February 27, 2009 - 9:00am
February 26, 2009
Fun-raiser for Senior Class graduation party A fundraising night for the 2009 Hudson Senior Class party will be held at Badlands Sno-park on Friday night Feb. 27. $5 from each sno-tubing ticket sold will be donated to the all night party. Mention Hudson High school when purchasing...
February 26, 2009 - 11:22am
December 1, 2008
Eastern part of state slammed with snow
At least some schools in eastern and southeast Wisconsin are closed today (Monday) after the region was hit with heavy snow since Sunday afternoon. Random Lake schools are among those shut down for the day, after that community in Sheboygan was hit with 10 inches by 9:30 p.m. Sunday. In...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Monster tree top falls, damaging house
Greg Pioske had a rude awakening from an afternoon nap on Wednesday, June 11. At about 3:30 p.m., he heard a loud crash and simultaneously felt the house shake. It was like "thunder and an earthquake at the same time," he said. He got up, looked outside, and couldn't see his Cadillac...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Storms hit hard again, state goes from bad to worse - Interstates closed
Baraboo and Grant County are the latest to declare local emergency status, after another night of storms and flooding in southern Wisconsin. State officials said at least one home in Grant County was destroyed by a tornado and several others were lost to flooding and other wind...
June 13, 2008 - 9:00am
June 9, 2008
Storm damage causes WI DNR to close some state parks and trails
Damage caused by heavy rains across the southern part of the state has forced the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to close some state parks and trails. DNR officials say that Wildcat Mountain State park in Vernon County has been evacuated and closed because of storm...
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am