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Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Hanley Road will be 3 lanes
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
crime and courts
PHOTO: Vargas All-American
Hudson Gymnastics sends 5 to state
Young Raiders still learning
Wrestlers roll over North
Boys skate to fifth straight
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
SUMMONS: WITC v. Melissa Marie Johnson; Case No. 17-SC-345 (Washburn Co.)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 19-17 Unlawful Use of Drones
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-09 (North End Road)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution No. 2017-08 (Budget & Tax Levy)
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 1/3/18, Case No. 17-CV-514, Jesus Bergstrom Emerson
Billy D. Anderson
Richard "Bill" Danforth Morgan
Thomas L. Palmsteen
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Viewpoint: Poor broadband access puts rural areas at a disadvantage
Library column: With a grateful heart...
Work hard, pray harder: Recognizing trauma
Letters to the editor: Choose the minority; Negative strong-hold on Hudson
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
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December 5, 2017
Charges: River Falls man sold informant bag of baking soda
A River Falls man faces felony drug charges in St. Croix County after allegedly selling a police informant what turned out to be more than a...
December 5, 2017 - 3:40pm
Suspected meth, mushrooms found in Baldwin home
Authorities arrested one person and removed methamphetamine, psychedelic mushrooms, cocaine and other drugs from a home directly across the street...
November 5, 2017 - 7:22am
September 27, 2017
Wisconsin Roundup: Johnson: I Won't Give Up Trying To Repeal Obamacare; plus more state news
Johnson: I Won't Give Up Trying To Repeal Obamacare
September 27, 2017 - 8:48am
August 22, 2017
Prosecutor: Somerset drug bust suspect was 'setting up for a fight'
A St. Croix County prosecutor said a suspected drug dealer was armed and "setting up for a fight" with police before being arrested last week...
August 22, 2017 - 10:43am
August 17, 2017
Suspected drugs, guns, $80K seized in Somerset-area raid
Suspected drugs, guns and a large amount of cash was discovered Wednesday after authorities from multiple agencies raided a rural Somerset home....
August 17, 2017 - 11:45am
June 21, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to act on recount requests, more; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Recounts could only be sought by those who lose elections by 1 percent or less in a bill that's up for a vote in the Wisconsin Assembly...
June 21, 2017 - 1:06pm
June 2, 2017
Charges: More than 3 pounds of pot seized in New Richmond drug raid
More than three pounds of marijuana were seized at one of two New Richmond houses raided this week by authorities, according to court records....
June 2, 2017 - 3:59pm
May 26, 2017
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
A criminal complaint issued last week against a Hudson man outlined more details from the police raid on his business.
May 26, 2017 - 11:16am
March 7, 2017
488 pounds of meth seized in Minn. last year
ST. PAUL—One pound of methamphetamine used to be considered a big drug bust by Minnesota law enforcement. This year, however, a single...
March 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
Two men charged with smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
Two Illinois men accused of smuggling unmarked cigarettes over state lines face felony charges in Washington County. Mohammad Abdul Majid and...
March 7, 2017 - 3:15pm
February 17, 2017
Hudson woman, others charged after drug bust
Child protective service officials were called to a Hudson apartment after a law enforcement raid earlier this month turned up suspected remnants of heroin and cocaine. Three people were arrested and later charged after authorities executed a search warrant Feb. 2 at 1607 Aspen Drive...
February 17, 2017 - 11:00am
November 2, 2016
Central Minnesota man charged with pressuring 11-year-old boy to smoke meth
WILLMAR, Minn — After an 11-year-old boy admitted to his mother that he had smoked marijuana and meth last month, she sent him to the...
November 2, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 4, 2009
RF man convicted in UPS drug shipment
A River Falls man who received a package of drugs shipped to his residence has been convicted in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Jacob M. Peterson, 19, 540 ½ N. Eighth St., entered into a deferred judgment agreement Oct. 23 on a guilty plea to delivery of marijuana. He was convicted...
November 4, 2009 - 2:19pm
August 5, 2009
Meth leads hard drug use in county
The steadily increasing number of methamphetamine cases in St. Croix County has subsided since a peak in 2004-05, but meth use is still a significant problem. While the drop in cases is overall a good thing, the trend has Sheriff Dennis Hillstead concerned. "The one thing I fear,"...
August 5, 2009 - 12:14pm
Johnson convicted of cocaine charge
A former downtown Hudson bar owner has been convicted of a felony drug charge in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Jeffrey T. Johnson, 45, Eau Claire, pleaded no contest Friday to one count of possession of cocaine with intent to deliver. Judge Eric J. Lundell ordered a pre-sentence...
August 5, 2008 - 12:00am