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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
Troy prepares for development, wonders about chickens
City encourages collaboration on bullying concerns
crime and courts
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Girls' hockey climbs to top
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
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
Hot Air Affair is tradition for Hudson, pilots
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
WI DNR: Public Notice - Houlton MHP LLC, WPDES Permit
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 4, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 3/11/2017 at Somerset Mini Storage
Charlene Adele Wold, 49
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
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
June 26, 2015
RV burns at Eagle Storage
The Hudson Fire Department was called to Eagle Storage at 589 Lenertz Road to put out the flames from a burning recreational vehicle at about...
June 26, 2015 - 5:46pm
June 18, 2015
Unusual I-94 crashes involve dump truck, loose pickup
An Interstate 94 overpass was being inspected after the box of a dump truck struck it early Monday while traveling on the freeway. According...
June 18, 2015 - 10:14am
June 16, 2015
Interim director says 911 update would replace failing towers, improve service
St. Croix’s full County Board received a report last week on the need for, anticipated cost of and plans for the second phase of updating the countywide 911 system. The county has made no substantial radio upgrades to the system in its 36-year history, said Steve T’Kach,...
June 16, 2015 - 8:00am
St. Croix man sues over railroad crossing accident
A young man seriously injured three years ago when his car was hit by a freight train at a crossing in Baldwin is suing Union Pacific Railroad, a track supervisor and two conductors. Jordan Nutt, 20, Woodville, and his parents, William Nutt and Rhonda Birk, filed a civil lawsuit...
News/crime and courts
June 16, 2015 - 7:00am
June 15, 2015
‘The guy that loves cars’
Mischa Redmond loves fast, expensive cars. Just don’t call him a car snob. “I really don’t want to be that guy,” Redmond said, colorfully...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 15, 2015 - 7:00am
May 22, 2015
Grass fire Thursday evening quickly extinguished
A small grass fire in along Hwy. 35 just north of North Hudson during the dinner hour Thursday, June 21, was quickly contained by the Hudson...
May 22, 2015 - 10:21am
May 15, 2015
Hit-and-run driver topples traffic signal
A hit-and-run driver knocked down a traffic signal at the corner of Crest View Drive and Heggen Street at around midnight Friday, May 8, according...
May 15, 2015 - 9:12am
May 14, 2015
Interstate 70 mph speed limit bill cruises through Legislature
A bill that could boost interstate speed limits is accelerating through the Wisconsin Legislature. State senators last week passed a bill...
May 14, 2015 - 11:44am
May 6, 2015
City is planning 2015 street projects
The Public Works Committee of the Hudson City Council is recommending an estimated $813,000 worth of street repairs for 2015, not including engineering...
May 6, 2015 - 11:43am
April 29, 2015
Woodville boy expected to survive being hit by car
A 12-year-old Woodville boy is recovering after being struck by a car Saturday, April 25, while riding his bicycle in the town of Baldwin. According to a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office news release, Troy D. Ellsworth was headed west on County E at 9:46 a.m. Saturday...
April 29, 2015 - 4:19pm
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