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St. Croix River Hounds name team president
Hudson Silver champs
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Three in a row for girls hoops
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
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Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
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LIEN SALE NOTICE: 1/27/18, Eagle Storage - Hudson
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: John Patrick O'Neill Estate; Case No. 17-PR-117
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/11/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Edrys A. Heywood Estate; Case No. 18-PR-1
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 1/31/18, 4 pm; St. Croix Self Service Storage
Dr. Megan Hejny finds new dream job
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine
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Sandra K. Johnson
Jay P. Sperry
Jane E. Johnson
Richard Conover, Jr.
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Kind Ideas column: Fighting to protect Social Security and Medicare
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
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January 4, 2018
Man charged in St. Croix County with seventh OWI
A Woodville man pleaded not guilty to a seventh OWI offense last week in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Joseph A. Lynum, 43, entered the plea...
January 4, 2018 - 10:11am
December 19, 2017
Traffic signs, poles destroyed by suspected drunk driver in Roberts
A St. Croix County man who pleaded guilty to an OWI earlier this year faces new charges after allegedly driving a tractor drunk and crashing...
December 19, 2017 - 3:18pm
October 12, 2017
Wis. man charged with 15th alcohol-related offense
A revoked driver convicted 14 times of drunken driving crashed into a cage of propane tanks before being stopped by police, who found alcohol...
October 12, 2017 - 9:16am
October 10, 2017
OWI convict gets harsher sentence than bargained for
Wisconsin judges always get the final say in sentencing — including the power to override plea agreements between lawyers. A Pierce County...
October 10, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 20, 2017
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Metropolitan areas in Minnesota and Wisconsin have seen significant declines in the number of impaired driving offenses, but the rate of drunken...
September 20, 2017 - 11:07am
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Bart Bartos knew he needed to stop drinking. The River Falls-area man had already been convicted 10 times of impaired driving and was beginning...
September 20, 2017 - 11:06am
September 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Senator tries again for long revocations for repeat OWIs; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — A public hearing will be held Tuesday on a Wisconsin bill to make repeat drunk drivers lose their licenses for at least 10 years....
September 5, 2017 - 9:52am
August 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man faces eighth OWI after motorized bike incident; gas pump prices to rise; 8 more state news stories
BLACK RIVER FALLS — A Jackson County Man is facing his eighth drunken driving offense — this one while operating on a motorized bike. The...
August 30, 2017 - 9:13am
August 9, 2017
New Richmond woman airlifted after suspected alcohol-related crash
A New Richmond woman was airlifted last weekend from the scene of what Polk County authorities said was an alcohol-related crash. Polk County...
August 9, 2017 - 4:19pm
July 31, 2017
Alcohol suspected in 2-vehicle Pierce County crash
An Ellsworth woman was arrested Saturday after a suspected alcohol-related crash that sent her and two others to the hospital. The Pierce County...
July 31, 2017 - 12:17pm
July 25, 2017
Man charged in Pierce County with ninth OWI
A man whose Minnesota driving privileges had been canceled was drinking vodka and hand-rolling a cigarette when he nearly struck a squad car...
July 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 5, 2017
Twin Cities man suspected of 10th OWI in Wisconsin
A Rosemount man was arrested on suspicion of his 10th drunken-driving offense Tuesday, July 4, in western Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Patrol...
July 5, 2017 - 8:33am
June 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eleventh OWI conviction sends man to prison; 9 more state news stories
APPLETON — A Wisconsin man is going to prison for four- and a-half years for being drunk when he was involved in a car accident in downtown...
June 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
June 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Twin Cities residents injured in western Wis. motorcycle crash; 10 more state news stories
A Twin Cities man was suspected of criminal reckless driving in a Dunn County motorcycle crash that left him and a passenger injured. The Wisconsin...
June 5, 2017 - 8:54am
April 1, 2017
Man charged with eighth OWI
A Hammond man was charged with his eighth drunken-driving offense after his vehicle drew the attention of a St. Croix County sheriff's deputy. The deputy reported seeing an SUV stopped at 5:55 a.m. on a town of Hammond road that allegedly began driving once the officer approached...
April 1, 2017 - 7:49am