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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 9/28/17 Public Hearing -St. Croix Electric Co-op
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2017 Budget Adjustments
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Town of Hudson
July 12, 2017
Driver extricated, airlifted after rural Hudson crash
A newspaper delivery driver was airlifted from rural Hudson this week after the car she was driving went off the road and crashed into a ditch....
July 12, 2017 - 8:03am
April 6, 2017
Town of Hudson looks to borrow $800,000 for roads
TOWN OF HUDSON—The Hudson Town Board took the first steps to borrow about $800,000 for road work at its regular meeting on Tuesday, March 28. Brian Reilly of Ehlers financial firm told the board the township has a healthy tax base and no debt, meaning it has few limitations...
April 6, 2017 - 7:00am
March 20, 2017
New ladder truck will increase Hudson township fire contract
The Hudson Town Board approved the 2017 fire contract with the city of Hudson and looked ahead at future contract increases at its regular meeting...
March 20, 2017 - 7:00am
February 12, 2016
Town of Hudson valuation ratio remains at 10-year-low
The Town of Hudson's ratio of assessed valuation to equalized valuation hit a second consecutive 10-year low mark in 2015, according to a year-end financial report accepted by the Town Board last week. Last year's ratio for all taxable property was 84.18 percent, down from 90.34 percent...
February 12, 2016 - 3:19pm
February 6, 2016
Kelly Spaniol named Town of Hudson treasurer
Deputy Clerk Kelly Spaniol was expected to be formally introduced as the Town of Hudson's new treasurer at the Town Board's monthly meeting Feb. 2. Spaniol had been the town's deputy clerk since January, 2014. She replaces Jackie Smith, who decided not to renew her three-year contract...
February 6, 2016 - 11:25am
May 16, 2013
All Curt Brown ever wanted to do was fly
Hudson can now boast of being home to not only an astronaut -- but a Hall of Fame astronaut. Space shuttle commander Curt Brown was inducted...
May 16, 2013 - 11:14am
April 2, 2013
Foster, Bast are winners in town of Hudson
Incumbent supervisors Tim Foster and Kernon Bast appear to be headed to re-election in unofficial returns in the town of Hudson. The results...
April 2, 2013 - 9:35pm
March 16, 2013
Letter: Suports Ottino
Dear Editor, I am supporting Rick Ottino for the town of Hudson board supervisor #2. He is a community minded-gentleman who is willing to listen to the concerns and needs of all town residents. He has already served several years on the Town Board of Adjustment and has demonstrated...
March 16, 2013 - 12:43pm
January 29, 2013
Hudson's Robert Burke heading local Libertarian movement
A town of Hudson man, Robert Burke, is leading the effort to form a new Libertarian Party affiliate in St. Croix and Pierce counties. The...
January 29, 2013 - 4:22pm
November 7, 2012
Owner expects new life for former Duro Bag factory
The 147,000-square-foot factory on Baer Road in the town of Hudson won't be empty much longer if owner Tom Elbert's plans come to fruition. Duro...
November 7, 2012 - 3:36pm
October 19, 2012
Town of Hudson gives notice of intent to leave joint library
The town of Hudson has notified the board of the Hudson Area Joint Library of its intent to withdraw from the library at the end of 2013. But the notice from the Hudson Town Board also says it could change its mind, and asks for the right to rescind the action prior to Aug. 31, 2013. The...
October 19, 2012 - 11:28am
July 11, 2012
Sheriff warns residents about burglaries
Burglaries to rural residential areas are starting to crop up in the Hudson area and St. Croix County Sheriff John Shilts warns residents to be on the lookout for anything suspicious in their neighborhoods. "We've been called out on a couple burglaries in the town of Troy and...
July 11, 2012 - 2:00pm
May 31, 2012
Bear sighting in town of Hudson
This bear photo was taken by Dave Semotink on the property between Lyman Wolske and the Kinney farm in the town of Hudson. Semotink said...
May 31, 2012 - 10:23am
May 23, 2012
Three-car crash injures three in town of Hudson
A three-car crash on Hwy. 35 Saturday near the intersection of old Hwy. 35 in the town of Hudson sent three people to hospitals. The St....
May 23, 2012 - 9:58am
May 13, 2012
Underground damage reported on Prairie Meadows Drive
Some damage has been reported under Prairie Meadows Drive that has come from utility boring under the road, reported town of Hudson Chair Jeff Johnson during his monthly road report at the May 1 Town Board meeting. Johnson also reported that the county Highway Department will...
May 13, 2012 - 9:25am