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Wisconsin roundup: Primary day arrives; western Wis. could see fallout from Minn. liquor bill; 8 more state news stories
Xcel Energy warns customers of recent scams
Sex offender notification meeting Thursday in Burkhardt
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
crime and courts
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Girls' hockey climbs to top
Raiders claim BRC/DSC title
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
Hot Air Affair is tradition for Hudson, pilots
Moon Glow lights up the night
Looking back: 2017 Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair parade
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
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Kim Lagerstrom, 58
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Letters: Look for rays of light in the rubble; park plan needs one more vote
Sanctuary: How do we define it?
Real Estate Showcase
September 16, 2013
Sixty state bridges make 'Nation's Worst' list; Walker promises tougher welfare oversight; 10 more state stories
Wisconsin has about 60 bridges which are listed in a national directory as both "fracture critical" and "structurally-deficient," according to an Associated Press review of the latest National Bridge Inventory. State officials say 10 of the 60 bridges in the report have been fixed....
September 16, 2013 - 10:17am
July 24, 2013
WI DOT tells motorists: Truck traffic to increase on Hwy. 35
Beginning Wednesday, July 24, drivers going Hwy. 35 north of Hudson can expect additional truck traffic entering and exiting the site of the...
July 24, 2013 - 4:23pm
June 3, 2013
Annual roadcheck program helps prevent large-truck crashes, starts June 4
To prevent large-truck crashes, the Wisconsin State Patrol will participate in the annual Roadcheck program from Tuesday to Thursday, June 4...
June 3, 2013 - 12:36pm
May 30, 2013
Pedal cabs to be regulated in Hudson
Shaun Gary prepares to leave City Hall on his Bikeshaun pedal cab last Thursday evening. Gary has been operating the cab Wednesday through Saturday...
May 30, 2013 - 12:41pm
December 26, 2012
State Patrol: To avoid a DWI or a crash, designate before you celebrate
MADISON -- While no one really knows what the new year will bring, everyone can take steps to make sure 2013 doesn't start with a drunk-driving...
December 26, 2012 - 12:02pm
January 30, 2012
Survey indicates 86 percent of St. Croix Valley voters support proposed bridge
A recent survey conducted with a scientific sample of 400 St. Croix Valley voters indicates 86 percent of residents in western Wisconsin and...
January 30, 2012 - 2:28pm
January 4, 2012
Man dies after train hits truck
Jefferson County Sheriff's officials said 44-year-old Michael Dragan of Oconomowoc died at the scene of an accident that happened around 4:45 p.m. Dec. 29, when he was going down a private driveway and his pickup truck crossed the train tracks and was hit by Amtrak's Empire Builder. The...
January 4, 2012 - 11:46am
July 14, 2011
Walker sends letters to Congress urging Stillwater bridge action
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker sent two letters of support to Congress Thursday urging action on legislation to fund a new St. Croix River crossing at Stillwater. In his letters, the Governor notes the bipartisan support for the bridge in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.
July 14, 2011 - 3:47pm
July 13, 2011
St. Croix 'Crossing Coalition' raps 'insensible' bridge plan
In a statement issued late Tuesday, members of the Coalition for for the St.
July 13, 2011 - 9:52am
May 25, 2011
Stillwater bridge supporters form coalition, urge Congress to support project
Supporters of a new St. Croix River Crossing today launched a broad-based, community-supported coalition to advocate for the construction of...
May 25, 2011 - 12:35pm
April 15, 2011
UPDATE: Wisconsin, Minnesota officials pledge support for Stillwater bridge
The promotional push for a new bridge over the St. Croix River is picking up steam. On Friday, Wisconsin Department of Transportation Secretary...
April 15, 2011 - 12:25pm
February 28, 2011
McCollum dismisses County Board's bridge resolution, calling it 'a political distraction'
WASHINGTON, DC -- In a press release issued Friday, Congresswoman Betty McCollum (MN-04) voiced strong opposition to a recent St. Croix County Board of Supervisors' request that the Minnesota and Wisconsin Congressional delegations support legislation to exempt a proposed $700 million...
February 28, 2011 - 9:10am
October 25, 2010
Roberts crossings expected to re-open on schedule
A fleet of Union Pacific rail vehicles descended on Roberts by highway and rail over the weekend, working long hours Sunday and Monday to improve...
October 25, 2010 - 2:25pm
March 10, 2009
Doyle budget limit landowners legal fees when going against utilities/transportation
The governor's new state budget would limit the legal fees awarded to landowners who challenge property offers for new roads and utilities. The state Transportation Department pushed for the measure, saying its payments for legal fees have more than doubled in the last five yea...
March 10, 2009 - 9:00am
November 6, 2008
ST. CROIX COUNTY: NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 11/13/08
The Specialized Transportation Assistance Grant Application of 2009 is scheduled for a public hearing on Thursday November 13, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. in meeting rooms A & B of the Baldwin Community Center, 400 Cedar St., Baldwin, Wisconsin. The public hearing will be held for the purpose...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am