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Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
Croix Gear Machining expanding
Hampton opens doors in Hudson
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Bids- Glen Hill s Park Restroom Facility
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/13/16 Annual Meeting
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/5/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF HUDSON: 9/7/16 Board of Adjustment Meeting - Moulton variance
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Glen L. Olson Estate, Case No. 16PR64
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Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
April 29, 2015
Charges pending against driver who hit and killed pedestrian
A 28-year-old New Richmond man was killed after being struck by a car around 2:30 a.m. Thursday, April 23, while walking with a companion along County C northwest of New Richmond. Authorities said Jeffrey S. Boardman was walking east on County C with a companion when he was...
April 29, 2015 - 3:43pm
April 23, 2015
New Richmond man dies after car-pedestrian strike early Thursday
A 28-year-old New Richmond man is dead after he was struck by a car around 2:30 a.m. Thursday while walking with a companion along County Road C northwest of New Richmond. Authorities said Jeffrey S. Boardman was walking east on County Road C with a companion when he was struck...
April 23, 2015 - 11:16am
April 16, 2015
City awards dike road rip rap contract
On Monday night, the Hudson City Council awarded Mattison Contractors of Knapp a $233,500 contract to place rip rap along the dike road. The company submitted the lowest of seven bids on the project, which will include adding the rip rap to the side slopes of the causeway and...
April 16, 2015 - 3:16pm
April 2, 2015
Work to resume next week at Pier 12 in the St. Croix River
St. Croix Crossing bridge construction activities are ramping up following the disappearance of ice from the river. The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced in an April 1 news release that work will resume next week on the Pier 12 crossbeam. Pier 12 is the closest...
April 2, 2015 - 11:02am
April 1, 2015
Hudson man involved in fatal crash; Montana man killed
A 30-year-old Montana man was killed Sunday afternoon, March 29, after the car he was driving slammed into a pickup truck on Hwy. 65 in rural St. Croix County, according to a news release. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office said the man, Jason T. Collins of Glendive, Mont.,...
April 1, 2015 - 4:27pm
February 5, 2015
Updated: Drifted snow leads to rollover
Drifting snow led to a rollover crash on Hwy. 35 in the town of St. Joseph at about 2:25 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5. Donovan Harrell, 24, of...
February 5, 2015 - 10:14am
December 30, 2014
Safe-serve policies in place for New Year’s revelers
New Year’s Eve is a time to party on the town for many, and Hudson’s bar owners want their customers to grab all holiday gusto they can. But...
December 30, 2014 - 5:19pm
State trooper, Somerset coach involved in crash; trooper charged with DWI
An off-duty Wisconsin state trooper was arrested for driving while intoxicated following an accident early Sunday morning that left his passenger,...
December 30, 2014 - 4:48pm
December 18, 2014
St. Joseph approves limits on large farm equipment travel
The St. Joseph Town Board approved an Implements of Husbandry ordinance last week that requires no-fee permits and possible alternate travel routes for large farm equipment covered by a new state law. Under the new ordinance, which was passed Dec. 11 on a unanimous roll-call...
December 18, 2014 - 4:26pm
December 14, 2014
What will the new Stillwater bridge bring?
Those who expect large population or economic growth in St. Croix County after the new Stillwater bridge opens in 2016 are probably in for disappointment, according to a new study. Study results were presented to the St. Croix County Board last week by Matt Kures of UW-Extension’s...
December 14, 2014 - 7:00am
December 11, 2014
Town of Hudson sets rules for large farm equipment on roads
The town of Hudson is the latest St. Croix County municipality to adopt an ordinance that requires no-fee permits and possible alternate travel routes for certain farm equipment covered by a new state law. Under Wisconsin’s new Implements of Husbandry law, approved by the state...
December 11, 2014 - 9:50am
Driver crashes into Locust Street house; another hits a business
An accident on Locust Street Monday night resulted in serious damage after a Hudson man, suspected of drunk driving, jumped the curb, drove through...
December 11, 2014 - 9:14am
December 9, 2014
It’s refurbished parking meters for First Street
The Hudson City Council decided to go old-school with the parking meters for the new spaces created along the west side of First Street, next to Lakefront Park. The council on Dec. 1 approved the purchase of 46 refurbished coin-operated meters at a price of $168.40 apiece, and...
December 9, 2014 - 1:24pm
November 28, 2014
Contractor will plow downtown parking lots
The city of Hudson has hired a private contractor to plow snow from its downtown parking lots. Complete Lawn Care, operated by Joe Dacunha of the town of Hudson, was awarded the three-year contract at the City Council’s Nov. 17 meeting. The company will be paid $11,880 per...
November 28, 2014 - 10:48am
November 26, 2014
Hazardous work: Brotherhood of tow operators
“Everyone working on the sides of the roads wants to go home to their families as much as those hurrying down the road.” Those are heartfelt...
November 26, 2014 - 3:26pm