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Freeway crash brings Hudson traffic to a crawl
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs. challenger Odeen
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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
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One final painting party
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
He’s finally here
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
October 6, 2016
Bank robbery reported in St. Croix County
Authorities were searching for a suspect after a Thursday morning bank robbery in Woodville. The robbery happened just after 10 a.m., according...
News/crime and courts
October 6, 2016 - 12:19pm
January 25, 2016
Workplace accident suspected in death of Baldwin man
A worker at a Woodville-based business died Friday after a suspected workplace accident. Woodville Police Chief Lori Hetfeld said in a news release that officers were called at 2:27 p.m. to St. Croix Castings for a workplace incident. Baldwin resident Brian Dennis Omann, 41, was pronounced...
January 25, 2016 - 12:45pm
January 20, 2016
St. Croix EDC announces 3 firms, distinguished member to be honored
A new winery in the Town of Kinnickinnic, a Woodville casting firm, a multi-national corporation with a strong presence in Hudson and New Richmond and an attorney with an area law firm have been named recipients of 2015 awards to be presented by the St. Croix County Economic Development...
January 20, 2016 - 10:45am
December 31, 2014
Baby ejected during Sunday night rollover near Woodville survives
WOODVILLE -- A Chicago woman told troopers she dozed off while driving I-94 westbound, just west of the Woodville exit Sunday evening. Her car drifted onto the shoulder and when she overcorrected, lost control of the vehicle causing it to enter the west ditch and roll several times. When...
December 31, 2014 - 10:56am
July 24, 2014
Stolen vehicle leads state patrol on high speed chase
A 20-year-old Boyceville man is facing charges of felony eluding and operating a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent after allegedly...
July 24, 2014 - 8:58am
May 22, 2014
29-mile police chase ends in crash
A man and a woman are facing multiple felony counts after allegedly stealing a car, stealing gas, leading law enforcement officers on a high...
News/crime and courts
May 22, 2014 - 9:35am
May 16, 2012
"Velkommen!" Syttende Mai May 16-19 in Woodville
Woodville will be hosting its 61st annual Syttende Mai Festival Wednesday-Saturday, May 17-19. Events include citywide yard sales, carnival,...
May 16, 2012 - 12:54pm
December 29, 2009
Cut in St. Croix County Board size pits incumbents against incumbents
There are already candidates for 18 of the 19 seats on the St. Croix County Board, and races are shaping up in five districts. The only district that has no declared candidate as yet is District 8, which includes the village of Hammond, part of the town of Eau Galle and the towns...
December 29, 2009 - 9:51am
July 31, 2009
County Farm City Day set Aug. 8
Dan and Mary Luckwaldt will be celebrating the 125th anniversary of the Luckwaldt Farm Saturday, Aug. 8, by hosting the 28th annual St. Croix County Farm City Day from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. This annual event is an opportunity for families to visit a dairy farm for a day and have guided...
July 31, 2009 - 1:38pm
May 13, 2009
Feingold rep. in area
Matt Nikolay, western Wisconsin regional coordinator for U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold, is holding office hours in Woodville Monday, May 18, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Woodville Village Hall Board Room, 102 S. Main St. No appointment is necessary. Area residents are invited to meet with...
May 13, 2009 - 10:35am
March 12, 2009
Keys to Success for parents and educators
The ninth annual Keys to Success conference for parents, educators and service providers of children with special needs is from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Viking Middle School, 500 Southside Drive, Woodville. The conference will provide information and support to...
March 12, 2009 - 10:26am
April 10, 2008
AMENDED SUMMONS: Case No. 08-CV-000082
STATE OF WISCONSIN, CIRCUIT COURT, ST. CROIX COUNTY Our File # 466331 Unifund CCR Partners, Assignee of Direct Merchants Credit, 10625 Techwoods Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45242, Plaintiff, vs. Letitia Sheridan, 503 Willow Drive, Woodville, WI 54028, Defendant(s). THE STATE OF WISCONSIN ...
April 10, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Feds charge Woodville warehouse
A Woodville distributing operation and two Minnesota Men have been charged with introducing adulterated food into interstate commerce by federal prosecutors. Woodville Warehousing and Distributing, LLC, Mark Anderson, 37, Long Lake, Minn., and Steven Perkins, 48, Spicer, Minn., were...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am