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Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
Plan Commission approves final Carmichael Ridge plat
Wisconsin roundup: Rodgers won't dish on 'Bachelorette' brother; Baldwin heralds state's 'cheese, brats and beer' at DNC; eight more state news stories
Hudson police seek traffic vest-wearing suspect in multiple thefts
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
A good time to be a monster musky
U9 soccer champs in Chaska
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/16 Council Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Wis. Grill (Starr's Bar)
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/16 Council Meeting Minutes
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 16-Cv-260, Brian Eggert II
FORECLOSURE: FNC Bank v. Eric J. Frank, et al; Case No. 15-CV-530
Donna M. Schultz, 88
Carol Johnson, 66
Karen L. Rada, 77
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Frank P. Marino, 74
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
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
April 16, 2016
Mississippi River world-beater
As the son of a DNR water- and boat-safety pro, Alex Linnell has always loved cheating the wet life outdoors. He bought his first kayak at age...
April 16, 2016 - 8:57am
April 14, 2016
Kentucky coffee tree is Hudson's 'Tree of the Year'
The Hudson Urban Forestry Board has begun a Tree of the Year program in an effort to expand and promote tree diversity on private property in...
April 14, 2016 - 1:07pm
April 12, 2016
Chamber is looking for a few good homes
It is never too early to start thinking about the holidays, especially Hudson’s annual Christmas Tour of Homes. The Chamber of Commerce has been coordinating this special weekend for more than 30 years and it draws more than 1,000 people to town in mid November. The tour has always...
April 12, 2016 - 8:31am
April 9, 2016
SSG sale finalized
SSG Corporation, founded and owned by local businessman Burt Nordstrand for 45 years, was sold earlier this year and the deal was finalized last...
April 9, 2016 - 1:03pm
April 8, 2016
Central Bank officially becomes MidWestOne
Central Bank -- with locations in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Florida -- officially will be known as MidWestOne Bank as of April 2. MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc., traded publicly on NASDAQ as MOFG, is the holding company for both MidWestOne Bank and Central Bank. The name change is...
April 8, 2016 - 11:10am
April 5, 2016
Hudson native Chris Buege joins Grandview Dental office
Dr. Christopher Buege has returned home to practice dentistry. The 2001 graduate of Hudson High School recently joined Dr. Patrick Wolfe in...
April 5, 2016 - 9:05am
April 3, 2016
Daymakers Moving and Storage thrives through caring, generosity, community service
As anyone who's been there knows, nothing can ruin your day like a stressful move. Hence the name of Sean Higgins's year-old Hudson business:...
April 3, 2016 - 10:55am
March 26, 2016
Tech Neeck's Auto Service: mom-and-pop service backed by top-tier expertise
As those close to John Neeck know all too well, he might as well have been born with a rachet in one hand and a torque wrench in the other. Automotive...
March 26, 2016 - 9:39am
March 22, 2016
Ellie's Cocina brings authentic Mexican tastes to downtown Hudson
Sure, you've been to Mexican restaurants -- but have you tasted REAL Mexican food prepared by an authentic Mexican chef? Alejandro "Alex" Luna...
March 22, 2016 - 11:08am
March 17, 2016
Kathy O’Connell marks 40 years with CCH
Kathy O'Connell celebrated 40 years of employment at Hudson’s Christian Community Homes on Tuesday, March 8. “When I tell people that I have...
March 17, 2016 - 9:32am
March 15, 2016
Citizens State Bank announces promotions
Citizens State Bank announced the following appointments:Shawn Tyler, Hudson office, has been promoted from Vice President/Chief Credit Officer...
March 15, 2016 - 11:55am
March 10, 2016
Scenes from a Hudson original: Mike's Standard on Coulee Road
If you're a reporter, don't plan on having a long, uninterrupted conversation with owner Mike Sime at at his Mike's BP/Standard station just...
March 10, 2016 - 1:53pm
March 9, 2016
OEM’s Baldwin plant to close; company says 34 workers will lose jobs
BALDWIN -- Thirty-four employees of OEM Fabricators Inc., will be losing their jobs beginning April 30, the company said in a notification last week to state officials announcing the plant’s closing here. In a brief March 1 letter to the Dislocated Worker Unit of the Wisconsin Department...
March 9, 2016 - 1:31pm
March 8, 2016
EDC banquet honors business award winners
The St. Croix Economic Development Corporation honored its 2015 business of the year winners at a banquet Thursday, Feb. 25 at Kilkarney Hills...
March 8, 2016 - 1:36pm
Carla Timmerman retires from Hudson House
The name Carla Timmerman has been synonymous with hospitality in Hudson for more than 30 years. She has been the Hudson House director of sales...
March 8, 2016 - 9:31am