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Fiscal Bureau memo declares $1B-plus state shortfall looms large; Saturday is be biggest shopping day; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Golf course rezoning advances
St. Joseph approves limits on large farm equipment travel
Man with local ties charged in stabbing death of Duluth woman
Star Grants totaling $36,568 awarded for innovative classroom projects
crime and courts
Kenzie Prater going for hockey gold with U.S. national team
Raider girls' hoops team on top in Big Rivers
Hudson doctor receives national certification for brain injury medicine
Raider boys streak to 5-0 start
Raider boys open season with two victories
Bell-ringers make it through the night; halfway to goal
Lilyquist, Gilbert team up again for marathon bell-ringing at County Market
Family receives gift of decorated home; father serving in Kuwait
Organist Dave Wickerham to perform holiday extravaganza at The Phipps
Hudson gourmets among the best at World Food Championships
arts and entertainment
SUMMONS: Croixview Family Chiropractic v. Shane Jacks; Case No. 14-SC-922
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2014 Wildlife Crop Damage Assessment Deadline
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/8/15 Public Hearing- Hospital Permit & Sign Plan
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Howard G. Bune Estate; Case 14PR90
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Mary E. Senkus Estate; Case No. 14PR88
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Stephen Sabol, 73
Caleb F. Peterson, 25
Martin Willesen O'Connell, 85
Janet R. Laatsch, 80
Get Me the Manager: Email sparks memories of Thanksgiving days on the lean side
Day By Day: This Thanksgiving I’m grateful for those who have come and gone
Our View: Hudson has it all for holiday shopping
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October 1, 2009
Sixth-grade teacher's drunken-driving death creates lesson for students
A teacher in West Bend killed herself and another person by driving drunk and her school turned that into a lesson of its own Wednesday. Students at Badger Middle School were told that all decisions have consequences, and their parents were asked in a letter to reinforce the point....
October 1, 2009 - 9:00am
June 5, 2009
'Ginger' Schneider retires after 33 years
From her childhood days "playing school" at a blackboard in her playroom, Virginia "Ginger" Schneider has wanted to be a teacher. She will retire from teaching physical education and health for 33 years with the end of the school year next week. Schneider began her teaching career...
June 5, 2009 - 1:28am
May 29, 2009
Long-standing limit on teacher pay raises may end in 2010
A long-standing limit on teacher pay raises would end in just more than a year, under the new state budget endorsed overnight by the Joint Finance Committee. The panel OK'd Gov. Jim Doyle's proposal to do away with the qualified economic offer. Since 1993, the QEO has let school...
May 29, 2009 - 9:32am
Former farm girl finishes long career at country school
Arla Railsback loves Houlton Elementary and will find it difficult to say good-bye when she retires at the end of this school year. For most...
May 29, 2009 - 7:37am
May 22, 2009
Stevens helped students find life lessons in history
When asked to use one word to describe their teacher, Windsor House students in Pat Stevens social studies class came up with several -- awesome,...
May 22, 2009 - 1:09am
May 19, 2009
Bayfield retired teacher climbing Mount Everest
A retired school teacher from Bayfield is making her final push this week to reach the top of Mount Everest. Lori Schneider, 55, says she remains strong, in spite of her multiple sclerosis. She spent the last week decompressing at her base camp, gaining back five of the 10 pounds...
May 19, 2009 - 9:00am
October 28, 2008
Award-winning Superior teacher investigated for sexual contact with student
An award-winning educator in Superior is being investigated for allegedly having sexual contact with a male student. According to a recent search warrant, William Rehnstrand, 65, admitted having improper contact with the 17-year-old boy in August. The teen said it was not consensual. The...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Middle school conferences set
Hudson Middle School parent/teacher conferences are scheduled from 4-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, and 8-11:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24. All core subject teachers will be located in their house areas, and all specialists will be in their respective classrooms. Health and physical education...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Pat Mara wasn't sure first grade was a fit
From early childhood, Pat Mara never thought about her destiny. She knew exactly where she was going to end up -- as a teacher. Mara retires this year from Houlton Elementary School, where she has taught first grade for 24 years. However, she has been in the district for 31 years...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am