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Wisconsin roundup: State’s jobless rate now at record-low 2.9 percent; more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly passes juvenile justice bill, more key votes on tap; more state news stories
'Screenagers' documentary provides resources for parents
Mayor candidates talk EMS, inclusion in debate
Ellsworth middle schooler taken into custody
crime and courts
Champs at North St. Paul Tourney
Six Raiders all-state hockey
Squirt B are state champs
Herink named to NABC All-District team
Nelson All-American at UW-L
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 8-18 Amend code re: Goats
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 3-18 Amend code - Buidling Permits
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 6-18 (Appt. Alternate EMS Members)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 5-18 (Rezone 721 & 811 First St. Properties)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 4-18 (Amend Comp.Plan - 721 & 811 First St.)
Harel Chiropractic Welcomes New Acupuncturist
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Bernie Hull as COO and Director of HR
Hudson Chamber hosts Spring Showcase
Feds say no to permit for Michigan mine
Hudson Hospital adds drop boxes for unused meds
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Henry J. "Bud" Lentz
Gordon W. Gilbert
DeEtte "Dee" M. Johnson
Paul Allen Sommers
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Library column: Teen Advisory Board at the library
Viewpoint: Giving a voice to people who live with disabilities
Viewpoint: We don't need a First Amendment change
Letters to the editor: The Constitution is still alive and well; A new hearing for riverfront?
Viewpoint: An open, honest debate on guns is needed
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February 12, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: UW president calls for zero tolerance in sexual abuse cases; more state news stories
MADISON — University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says campuses must have zero-tolerance for cases of sexual abuse and harassment....
February 12, 2018 - 9:11am
February 8, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Senate GOP leader calls for toll roads; IT vulnerability at universities; more state news stories
MADISON — The majority leader in the state Senate says the federal government is offering $1.5 trillion dollars for infrastructure — and,...
February 8, 2018 - 9:39am
January 4, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin joins list of states where people are moving out; more state news stories
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Wisconsin is one of the 10 states where United Van Lines reports more people are moving out than are moving in.
January 4, 2018 - 9:36am
October 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Baldwin leads U.S. Senate money race — by far; more state news stories
MADISON — U.S. Senate Democrat Tammy Baldwin has raised another $2.4 million for her re-election bid next year, while her two GOP challengers...
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
October 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Major UW restructuring to be announced; more state news briefs
MADISON — University of Wisconsin President Ray Cross is expected to announce a major restructuring of the state's 26 campuses to cut costs...
October 11, 2017 - 9:07am
May 23, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker again threatens veto of entire state budget; 10 more state news stories
MADISON — For the second time in five days, Gov. Scott Walker has tweeted that he would veto the entire state budget if it raises property...
May 23, 2017 - 11:45am
March 9, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to consider more limits on union influence; 'winners, losers' ID'd in UW aid report; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — The Wisconsin Assembly is scheduled to vote Thursday afternoon on a bill to reduce the influence of labor unions on tax funded construction. Brookfield Republican Rob Hutton proposed the measure, which would prohibit local governments from forcing contractors to have...
March 9, 2017 - 10:57am
February 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Medical marijuana getting cold reception in Madison; Former U.S. solicitor general will try to help GOP keep district lines; 7 more state news stories
MADISON -- The state Legislature's GOP leaders are giving a cold reception to a pair of Democratic bills to legalize medical marijuana. Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald says he remains against the concept, but he has not talked with his GOP caucus about it. Assembly Speaker...
February 7, 2017 - 2:04pm
August 31, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Gov. Scott Walker's office says it has asked the state Health Services agency to investigate reports of medical errors and staffing shortages at the state veterans' nursing home in Waupaca County.
August 31, 2016 - 1:01pm
August 10, 2016
Wisconsin afternoon wrap: Marquette poll: Clinton extends lead in Wisconsin; incumbents survive primaries; seven more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Democrat Hillary Clinton has extended her lead against Republican Donald Trump for Wisconsin's 10 presidential electoral votes. The latest Marquette Law School poll released Wednesday afternoon gives Clinton a 46-36 percent lead among registered voters in a head to head...
August 10, 2016 - 4:09pm
August 3, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker considering performance-based funding for UW; Pence to join Trump in Green Bay; seven more state news stories
MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker is still considering performance-based additional funding for the University of Wisconsin System. Just this week the governor said all state agencies should budget based on the idea they would be getting no more state money than they got last year. Walker's...
August 3, 2016 - 10:53am
August 2, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls for UW tuition freeze; public schools No. 5 nationally; nine more state news stories
MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker tells all state agencies they should assume there will be zero funding growth for them in the next Wisconsin budget. Those agencies are on the clock, needing to have their proposals to the governor's office by Sept. 15. Walker says he wants to extend...
August 2, 2016 - 11:58am
June 10, 2016
Wisconsin to get hot, sticky, stormy; Obama to campaign for Clinton in Green Bay; fees, not tuition, climbing for UW; eight more state news stories
Wisconsin will get a hot and sticky dose of summer the next two days. The National Weather Service says the heat index will reach 90 to 100 degrees Friday and Saturday as a warm front moves. Heavy storms are due in Friday afternoon, with forecasters in Milwaukee and Duluth saying...
June 10, 2016 - 7:21am
May 16, 2016
Trump backed by delegates; UW's Cross weighs in on faculty votes; manufacturing outpaces public sector work in Wis.; 14 more state news stories
GREEN BAY -- About four of every five state Republican convention delegates plan to vote for presidential finalist Donald Trump in November. That's according to a straw poll by WisPolitics.com at the weekend GOP gathering in Green Bay, taken more than five weeks after Wisconsin Republicans...
May 16, 2016 - 9:07am
May 3, 2016
Wisconsin crop planting lags behind 2015; Dems seek federal review of voter ID law; UW-Madison faculty cast no-confidence vote; eight more state news stories
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Wisconsin farmers are off to a late start in planting their crops compared to one year ago, but it's still earlier than the norm for the past five years. The USDA says 22 percent of the state's corn crop is in the ground -- 9 percent less than this time in 2015,...
May 3, 2016 - 8:03am