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Hudson honors Memorial Day
Houlton Elementary: 1 of 4 'Green Ribbon Schools'
Immigrants' Day at St. Patrick School
CALENDAR: What activities are going on this week?
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Tuesday, May 23 Raider roundup
UWRF Page golf outing June 19
Hudson girls regional track champs
Hudson sweeps BRC track titles
Raise the 'Woof' 5K9 run, walk offers prizes galore
Community collaboration colors Hudson
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
arts and entertainment
AD FOR BIDS: Colfax Health and Rehab Center - Memory Care Facility
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/17 JRB Meeting & Hearing re: TID No. 5
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/19/17 Hearing - Proposed Zoning Code Amendments
AMENDED SUMMONS: NYCB v. Thomas E. Tesmar III, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-158
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
Sandra Storrs Begin, 64
Ronald D. "Bud" Iverson
Sandra Begin, 64
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Willetta Breault, 83
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Hope that does not fade away
Letters to the Editor: Trump presidency is history repeating; Thanks for Hudson teachers
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Real Estate Showcase
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May 26, 2017
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
To accommodate heavy traffic volumes expected over the Memorial Day weekend, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation is asking contractors...
May 26, 2017 - 2:17pm
May 11, 2017
Studying a hazardous stretch: officials seek guidance as accidents increase near 94/494/694 interchange
WOODBURY, Minn. — State lawmakers are seeking a long-term vision for a heavily used freeway interchange in the east metro, amid safety...
May 11, 2017 - 8:52am
May 9, 2017
St. Croix to release final transit draft
The St. Croix County Transit Planning Subcommittee was established in July 2015, in an effort to find a possible transit system for St. Croix...
May 9, 2017 - 8:42am
May 8, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson-area school gains national honors for 'green' efforts; 11 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A Hudson-area school and three other Wisconsin institutions have been named "Green Ribbon Schools" by the U.S. Department of Education....
May 8, 2017 - 8:34am
May 4, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Survey finds Wisconsinites, Minnesotans are least nostalgic; 8 more state news stories
Unless you're talking about old cars or Jello, your average Wisconsinite couldn't care less about the past.
May 4, 2017 - 8:45am
May 1, 2017
Northwest WisDOT project to utilize rumble strips
In 2016, Wisconsin recorded over 2,800 work zone crashes that resulted in 1,110 injuries and nine fatalities. To enhance the safety of highway...
May 1, 2017 - 1:02pm
March 31, 2017
Buses in St. Croix County? Panel eyes possibility
HUDSON — Residents calling for more transportation options, joined by local tax critics, spoke out last week as members of a transit panel decided how to move forward with preliminary plans that could reshape how people travel in St. Croix County. Hudson resident Dick Pearson...
March 31, 2017 - 8:27am
March 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man faces charges for leaving baby in car at bar; Walker wants more lottery ads to boost property tax relief; 7 more state news stories
MENASHA — An eastern Wisconsin man faces criminal charges for allegedly leaving his baby daughter in a car for three hours while he was drinking in a tavern. Menasha police were called Wednesday afternoon to the Redliner Bar, where officials say the 53-year-old Chilton man was...
March 2, 2017 - 9:28am
January 27, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bill limiting union influence on fast track; Wisconsinites at March for Life; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — A GOP-backed measure that would limit the influence of unions bidding for public projects is poised to move quickly through the Legislature. Sen. Leah Vukmir and Rep. Rob Hutton are sponsoring the measure on project labor agreements. A spokesperson for Vukmir said Thursday...
January 27, 2017 - 9:51am
January 26, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State audit criticizes DOT planning; private school tax breaks reportedly cost state less; 9 more state news stories
MADISON – A newly released state audit criticizes the Transportation Department for its budgeting process and a lack of internal controls.
January 26, 2017 - 10:57am
December 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Study estimates billions from tolls, but with caveats; 4 Amish schoolhouse shootings confirmed; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin can collect $14 billion to $41 billion from tolls on interstate highways from 2020 through 2050. But a newly released consultant's report also says it would cost up to$400 million to install the tolling system -- and it would need federal approval that's far...
December 29, 2016 - 9:16am
December 28, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State investigates season's first snowmobile death; new OWI penalties begin Jan. 1; 7 more state news stories
ARBOR VITAE — Wisconsin's first snowmobile death of the winter is still being investigated. Vilas County sheriff's deputies say a 63-year-old man from East Moline, Illinois, died when his machine struck a tree Monday night off a trail near Arbor Vitae where he was part of a group...
December 28, 2016 - 8:52am
December 27, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker tells lawmakers they can raise fees — if balanced with cut; wandering bear captured; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Assembly Republicans say all options should be on the table while they work on closing a $1 billion deficit in Wisconsin's transportation...
December 27, 2016 - 1:57pm
December 7, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
MADISON -- The state Elections Commission says it's confident the presidential recount in St. Croix County is accurate, despite broken warranty...
December 7, 2016 - 8:56am
November 28, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Presidential recount expected to start Thursday; Assembly speaker bemoans transportation funding issue; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Elections Commission will set a timeline Monday morning for a statewide presidential recount that's expected to begin Thursday. Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign said it would do what it could to take part in the recount, even though candidates Jill Stein...
November 28, 2016 - 8:27am