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War of words between John Doe prosecutor, Club for Growth continues; wildfire risk rising daily without rain; 12 more Wisconsin stories
School Board gets mixed-bag enrollment forecast
Hospital named a top 100 critical access
Lawmaker again presses for tougher first-time OWI penalties; field work in high-gear this week; 10 more Wisconsin stories
crime and courts
DuCharme garners national honor
Guenther to swim at Eastern Michigan
Raider golfers move into first in Big Rivers
Raider tennis team rolls to undefeated week
Rod & Gun Club’s Youth Day is Saturday
Yellowstone Trail, cemetery walk events seek volunteers
UW-Madison quartet featured at The Phipps
Space St. Croix celebrates National Space Day in Hudson
Garden Club meets, Mark Armstead talks about container gardening
Habitat fundraiser is Tuesday
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: Town Board Position Open
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 5/16/15 at Somerset Mini Storage
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: Volunteer Committee Members Needed
EAGLE STORAGE: 5/8/15 Lien Sale Notice
PROBATE ORDER: Martin C. Lissick Estate; Case No. 15-PR-33
Thomas J. Savereide, 82
Jo Ann Moen Page, 89
Joseph S. Coughlin, 92
George C. Hop, 102
Bruce Zanoni, 58
Randy's Ramblings: Firefighters’ spouses deserve recognition, too
The Cub Reporter: The collected work of a long-time Hudson historian
Our View: Responsibilities don’t end once ban is lifted
Day By Day: Some thoughts on heading down Highway 63
Our View: Hudson welcomes new Chamber president
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February 27, 2009
State gets pounded with ice to the south and heavy snow north
Parts of southern Wisconsin are a massive ice rink, thanks to Thursday's late-winter storm that dumped freezing rain. Meanwhile, the far north is digging out from up to 9.5 inches of new snow. And Door County endured winds up to 56 mph. Gile in Iron County had the most snow Thursday...
February 27, 2009 - 9:00am
February 11, 2009
More birds staying in Wisconsin during winter
If you think you're seeing more birds in Wisconsin this winter, you're right. The National Audubon Society says 305 species of birds in North America are spending their winters further north than they did 40 years ago. The purple finch has moved the farthest. Finches that used...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Willow River State Park open for winter activities
Feeling a little supersized after massive doses of holiday delicacies? How about some outdoor fun at Willow River State Park in Hudson to firm up that silhouette? Your choices include ice fishing, cross country skiing, sledding and winter camping. Trails maps can be snagged at the...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
County highway department gears up for an 'old-fashioned' winter
The December snowfalls may have some veteran weather watchers calling for an "old fashioned winter" in Wisconsin this year, and they may be right. The...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 28, 2008
Joe's Prose: Denim Days and dressing up in other ways
You've never seen denim quite like this, and maybe that's a good thing. The start of this edition of my quintessential entertainment column could be seen as faded (pardon the newsprint/Janis Joplin reference) as the jeans of Denim Days.
November 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 4, 2008
Joe's Prose: Of all the contests, was karaoke king?
What would a Hudson entertainment column be without references to killer karaoke and other kinds of contests? A karaoke-singing assistant director for SOS Players said she's been acting since age 4, but avoids musicals like the plague since she fears singing in front of groups. She...
July 4, 2008 - 12:00am
April 28, 2008
Snow expected in winter that won't leave
It's the winter that won't let go. The National Weather Service says most of Wisconsin will get a mix of snow and rain today (Monday) mainly in the afternoon. Up to an inch could stick to grassy areas in southern Wisconsin. And central areas might get up to 2 inches. Lesser amounts...
April 28, 2008 - 12:00am