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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Hudson Women’s Club: 100 years of service and fellowship
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
Traffic problems lead to suspension of Final Stretch triathlon
Wisconsin roundup: Two flooding-related deaths reported; license plates, prosecutors among proposals on budget chopping block; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Hunter safety class registration set for Sept. 13 in Somerset
Raiders top Spartans in battle of unbeatens
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
The conversation about mental health is opening up
Hudson Scoutmaster has 50 years of service
Hudson woman competes in Miss Wisconsin USA
arts and entertainment
ST CROIX CO. HIGHWAY DEPT: Public Notice- Misc. Signs in Right-of-Way
CITY OF HUDSON: Liquor License Application - St. Croix Grill
AMENDED NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Lee H. Orlowski Estate; Case No. 16PR69
PROBATE ORDER: Janice A. Lillyblad Estate; Case No. 16PR70
Proposed Monopole Tower in vicinity of 726 Hwy. 12, Hudson
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Dr. James L. "Doc" Wallace, 90
Brian A. Anderson
The ‘new normal’ is routine
Allow me to reintroduce ourselves
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
Real Estate Showcase
January 30, 2013
Major winter storm smacks southeastern Wisconsin; Milwaukee gun control debate spills onto CNN; no shortage of chicken wings; more state briefs
Dozens of Wisconsin schools were closed Wednesday, as a major snowstorm swept into the Badger state Wednesday morning. Marshfield schools announced...
January 30, 2013 - 8:45am
January 28, 2013
One death blamed on ice storm; Good Samaritans fall off overpass; Fishing guide dies after falling through ice; more briefs
At least one death in Wisconsin was blamed on Sunday's snow and ice storm. Authorities said a woman was killed and another person was injured in a three-vehicle crash near Boyceville in Dunn County in the northwest part of the state. Sheriff's deputies said an eastbound car sideswiped...
January 28, 2013 - 8:27am
January 25, 2013
Experts expect higher beef prices
Beef will cost more in 2013 as shoppers pay for the effects of last year's drought. UW River Falls agricultural economist Brenda Boetel told a forum in Madison Jan. 23 that a $5 pound of beef could rise by up to 20 cents during the year. That's because the drought will reduce supplies...
January 25, 2013 - 11:35am
State surplus now projected at $485 million; Milwaukee Archdiocese in deep financial crisis; health researcher slain in Madison; more briefs
MADISON -- The state government surplus has grown to $485 million for the current budget period but the growth in state revenues in the following...
January 25, 2013 - 8:21am
January 24, 2013
A cold morning in Hudson
Hudson-area residents woke up to the coldest temperatures in four years Monday morning, Jan 21. Monday's low was -13 degrees F according...
January 24, 2013 - 4:44pm
January 23, 2013
Cullen offers alternative mining bill as hearing convenes; new ATF leader named for state; Ashley will build sofa plant in Mississippi; more state news
MADISON -- A state Senate Democrat proposes an alternative mining bill, as lawmakers get ready to hear 12 hours of testimony Wednesday on a GOP...
January 23, 2013 - 8:35am
January 22, 2013
Activist speaker slams Republican policies in Walker's presence Monday; HS grad rates rise; 'Native Mob' trial starts, more state briefs
MADISON -- The widow of a legendary Milwaukee civil rights leader slammed Wisconsin Republican policies Monday at the state's official celebration...
January 22, 2013 - 8:51am
Hudson schools were closed Tuesday
Hudson schools were closed Tuesday, Jan. 22, because of the below-zero temperature. The administration announced the closing on the district's website, www.hudson.k12.wi.us, and notices to the media. The temperature was 15 degrees below zero at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday in Hudson. School-age...
January 22, 2013 - 8:36am
January 21, 2013
UPDATE: Missing Northland snowmobiler found alive; Sole hearing on mining bill set for this Wednesday, plus more state briefs
SUPERIOR -- After being missing for two days and two nights in bitter cold, a snowmobiler from Superior has been found alive and taken to Essentia...
January 21, 2013 - 9:35am
January 14, 2013
Fire destroys Colfax area Lutheran church; seaplane crash claims Hayward man; both sides await Walker's budget plans, more state briefs
MENOMONIE -- A Saturday night fire of unknown origin destroyed the 99-year old St. John's Lutheran Church, a Wisconsin Evangelical Synod parish with about 60 members. Firefighters from Colfax got the call from a passerby that flames were visible at the Dunn County church, about 10...
January 14, 2013 - 8:37am
January 11, 2013
T-shirts, cell phones banished from Assembly sessions; January thaw on the retreat; former Wheeler chief gets 14 years for sex crimes, more state news
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Assembly has approved a dress code for its members, and imposed new restrictions on spectators at its meetings. The...
January 11, 2013 - 8:43am
January 10, 2013
Neillsville district hit hard by flu -- familiar trend statewide; soggy weekend ahead; Packer fans warned of ticket scams, more state news
NEILLSVILLE -- One of every five public school students in Neillsville were home with the flu Wednesday. Superintendent John Gaier said about 200 youngsters either stayed home or were sent home, as school officials tried to contain an outbreak of both stomach flu and respiratory...
January 10, 2013 - 8:43am
January 4, 2013
Study confirms wind-turbine sounds in one home but inconclusive about effects; mayors bet treats on Packer-Viking game; new tax breaks plus more state news
GREEN BAY -- A new report confirms the presence of wind-turbine sounds in one of three homes where residents claimed they were forced to leave due to health problems caused by the turbines. The state Public Service Commission partially paid for the study, which was done at the Shirley...
January 4, 2013 - 9:05am
December 20, 2012
Snowfall at Osseo was nearing a foot by sunrise; Court will rule on same-sex benefits; Walker advocates GPS bracelets, makes peace with Evers; more briefs
National Weather Service forecasters say most of Wisconsin will continue to get moderate- to heavy snow all the way through Thursday and into the evening and that's bad news for places that have already had up to a foot dumped on them since Wednesday night. Northfield in Jackson...
December 20, 2012 - 8:35am
December 19, 2012
Property tax bills up slightly over last year; southern Wisconsin braces for major snow-maker; Reilly argues to keep WISC-NET, more briefs
MADISON -- The property tax bills that Wisconsinites are getting this month average less than one-percent higher than a year ago. The Wisconsin...
December 19, 2012 - 8:24am