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Wisconsin roundup: State senator could go to trial for bank incident; more state news stories
Appeal filed after St. Croix County recount
Wisconsin roundup: State taking apps for $100M in school safety funds; more state news
Sen. Patty Schachtner visits BRIDGE for Community Life
Listen: After 36 years on Hudson force, retiring officer charts new course to the links
crime and courts
Raider softball opens with sweep
Girls Border Battle champs
Shorthanded netters go 1-1
Hudson Raider Clay Target Team tops Baldwin-Woodville
Raider booters batter Mustangs
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
TOWN OF TROY: 5/10/18 Board of Review to Adjourn
TOWN OF HUDSON: 5/2/18 Board of Adjustment Meeting (Sign variance)
CITY OF HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Hudson Softball Assoc.
CITY OF HUDSON: March 26, 2018 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: March 12, 2018 Council Meeting Minutes
Loehr joins First National Community Bank Board
Innovation Center hosts grand opening
Solo Yoga welcomes community connection
Hudson Hospital honors volunteers
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Place a Business Announcement
Margaret A. Webb
John G. Hoggatt
August Bernard Henn
Vote for Tim Hall
Wild Side Column: Spotted sea trout really aren't trout
Library Column: Take the stress out of spring cleaning
Bill Rubin column: Celebrating small business
Viewpoint: What does St. Croix EMS cost?
Daniel Bruch column: Earth Day or Earth in play?
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February 22, 2018
Views from the Right column: How have we come to this?
By the time this column appears, readers will have heard most of what can be said about mass shootings, why they happen and how they might be...
February 22, 2018 - 1:00pm
Library column: Teen art at the library
At the Hudson Area Library, we have an upcoming teen series that's a mash-up of art and technology. Early March features two special events in the library world: Will Eisner Week (March 1-7) and Teen Tech Week (March 4-10). Eisner, a legendary comic artist who created The Spirit,...
February 22, 2018 - 11:00am
February 17, 2018
Pastor Viewpoint: Keeping the faith
The morning after the Minnesota Vikings lost to the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game, my sports crazy oldest son texted me. In addition to a bad cold and several, unappealing approaching tests, he said he felt "dead inside." He had lost his zest for everything he was...
February 17, 2018 - 1:59pm
February 12, 2018
Superintendent column: District explores need for resetting elementary attendance boundaries
The School District regularly monitors elementary school enrollment and areas of housing growth as part of its long-term planning. The Board...
February 12, 2018 - 7:49am
February 11, 2018
Bill Rubin column: American Pie
Whether it's East L.A. or East Overshoe, there may be occasional coffee shop chatter that your community is on the brink. First, don't believe...
February 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 7, 2018
Viewpoint: The robots are coming
The robots are coming and we need to plan accordingly. Robots are going to replace many workers in the very near future. It is much more economical to use robots than human labor. Robots do not require healthcare and dental insurance, 401k's and other benefits.
February 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 6, 2018
Wild Side column: Where tides set the stage
There's not a lot to do in Suwannee, Fla., that doesn't involve going out on the water and fishing. Each evening we consult the tide chart to...
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 3, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Population gain. And pains
Last fall, the Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) finalized population estimates for local units of government, as of Jan. 1, 2017....
February 3, 2018 - 11:42am
February 2, 2018
Daniel Bruch column: Afraid of the light
February 2, 2018 - 7:55pm
January 27, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: Searching takes time, but is worth it
Have you ever looked for something and felt so frustrated about not finding it that you just gave up your search? A few days ago my oldest son Ethan was looking for a Lego so that He could finish building his Star Wars creation. As I sat there helping him look for the Lego, he said...
January 27, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 21, 2018
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
It's been awhile since I wrote a column, and one of my resolutions in the new year is to connect with our readers more, now that I have my feet under me a bit more solidly since becoming regional editor (at least I think I do!) One way of doing that is helping people get to know...
January 21, 2018 - 4:15pm
Kind Ideas column: Fighting to protect Social Security and Medicare
Over the past few months, hundreds of older Wisconsinites have come up to me, written letters, or called my office to express concern about the future of programs they depend on, including Social Security and Medicare. I promise that I will fight against any attempts to take away...
January 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 19, 2018
Library Column: Early literacy at Frosty's magic birthday party
At the Hudson Area Public Library, we know the importance of early literacy. Learning and language begins at birth through social interactions, singing songs, telling stories and talking to one another. Parents, grandparents and family members all play an important role in preparing...
January 19, 2018 - 7:49am
January 13, 2018
Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
Over the last four decades, animal populations have expanded and contracted depending on how well that particular animal could modify its behavior...
January 13, 2018 - 6:11pm
January 11, 2018
The flu is here. Make sure you're prepared
Last year during the 2016-2017 flu season, hospitalizations from influenza increased almost 143 percent over the previous season. The flu can...
January 11, 2018 - 8:18pm