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River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries; New Richmond man named 'person of interest'
Wisconsin roundup: Meth-related inmates outpace OWI in Eau Claire; man in court on dog-dragging charges; seven more state news stories
crime and courts
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
The Bull never backs down: Former Raider fullback in fight of his life
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
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
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
Kind hints he might support repeal of med device tax; band rails on Walker for using their song; 10 more Wisconsin stories
Kind hints he might support repeal of med device tax; band rails on Walker for using their song; 10 more Wisconsin stories WASHINGTON D.C. -- Those trying to repeal a federal tax on medical devices say they're getting more support from both parties in Congress. La Crosse House...
January 26, 2015 - 10:13am
December 29, 2014
Former Coast Guardsman to take over county’s top vet post
Early this month, the St. Croix County Board of Supervisors named Star Prairie resident Dale Cotch as the county’s next veterans service officer...
December 29, 2014 - 12:15pm
November 7, 2013
Kudos for county vets office
The St. Croix County Veterans’ Service Office was scheduled for special recognition by the board of supervisors at its November meeting Tuesday...
November 7, 2013 - 9:40am
November 20, 2009
VA expands Agent Orange related ills for Vietnam vets
Three new illnesses connected with Agent Orange have been identified as result of an independent study, the U.S. Veteran's Affairs office said...
November 20, 2009 - 1:32am
November 19, 2009
Fired head of a state veterans' nursing home gets his job back
The head of a state veterans' nursing home who was fired in August amid allegations of over-spending has gotten his old job back. Veterans' Affairs Secretary John Scocos re-instated William Crowley, after a Justice Department investigation found that more than $700,000 in spending...
November 19, 2009 - 9:00am
November 12, 2009
VA picks Middleton as the place for its new regional billing center
The Veterans' Administration has picked Middleton as the place for its new regional billing center. The Madison suburb beat out 11 other cities to get the North Central Patient Account Center. It will be located in a building owned by Steve Cohan, the CEO of a high-tech firm called...
November 12, 2009 - 9:00am
September 14, 2009
World War II vets take Honor Flights to national memorial
World War II veterans in northeast Wisconsin will soon get their chance to see their national memorial. About 100 vets will take part in the first Honor Flight from Appleton on Oct. 27. Several hundred veterans have taken similar one-day trips from La Crosse and Milwaukee the past...
September 14, 2009 - 9:00am
August 17, 2009
Lawmaker wants veterans to get paid leave on Veterans Day
State Sen. Dave Hansen introduced a measure getting a State Capitol hearing Tuesday. It wound require all Wisconsin veterans to be granted paid leave on Veterans Day. The legislation would cover all public and private employers. Veterans Day is Nov. 11. It is a federal holiday,...
August 17, 2009 - 9:00am
August 14, 2009
Seeks info on Korean vets
Dear Editor, I am attempting to locate the relatives of the 800 plus military personnel from Wisconsin who were killed (Killed in Action - KIA or MIA - Missing in Action or body not recovered) during the Korean War or died from Non-Hostile causes anywhere in the world during the...
August 14, 2009 - 1:19am
July 6, 2009
Madison Area Technical College receives grant to help vets transition to civilian life
As colleges attract more veterans, Madison Area Technical College is using a new grant to help returning vets make the transition to civilian life. The American Council on Education and the WalMart Foundation gave the school a $100,000 Success for Veterans grant. Michael Shumway,...
July 6, 2009 - 9:00am
June 29, 2009
Wisconsin veterans get one of highest college tuition breaks under new GI Bill
Wisconsin veterans get a better deal than most for free or low-priced college tuition. The new GI Bill covers enough in tuition-and-fees to give veterans serving in Iraq and Afghanistan a free education at state's most expensive public college program. In Wisconsin, that's $663...
June 29, 2009 - 9:00am
June 5, 2009
HHS students donate socks, time to vets
Hudson High School students found a new way to honor veterans this year, just in time for Memorial Day. Students in Laurie Harmon's American...
June 5, 2009 - 12:47pm
March 16, 2009
State vet groups up in arms over measure in Obama VA budget
State veterans leaders are upset with an Obama administration budget proposal that would charge some veterans for their service-connected injuries at Veterans Administration Hospitals. The proposal calls for the VA to charge a veteran's primary insurance carrier for treatment of...
March 16, 2009 - 7:23am
November 12, 2008
Veterans Service sounds health care alert
The St. Croix County Veterans Service Center warns that Vietnam veterans may be in danger of losing eligibility for health care under the Veterans Administration. Vietnam veterans have been guaranteed enrollment to VA health care based on their presumed exposure to Agent Orange;...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
Veterans Day ceremony
A sizeable crowd turned out for the Veterans Day ceremony Tuesday morning in front of the Government Center despite cold temperatures that produced...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am