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'No blueprint' for Pence visit to Hudson; local security costs top $30K
Troy home damaged by fire, one man hospitalized
Multiple UWRF dorm rooms stolen from in burglary, items recovered
Wisconsin roundup: More Wisconsin schools meeting or exceeding expectations; more state news stories
St. Croix County Board of Supervisors looking for applicants
crime and courts
Girls hockey: Raiders roll in opener
Kroll named WIAC Co-Scholar Athlete
11 Raiders All-BRC football
Hudson Squirt A hockey is Yooper Classic runner-ups
Three named All-BRC volleyball
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
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Belisle Permits
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Breci Permits
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Druscilla M. Hobbins Estate; Case No. 18-PR-101
ASSUMED NAME AMENDMENT: The Gates of Rochester
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/6/18 Open House - Zoning Ordinance Revisions
Cryotherapy lounge opens in Hudson
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
Grove joins First National Bank of River Falls
Recap: Boomers and Seniors Expo shows seniors healthy living options
Drivers reminded to use caution around school buses
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Robert Louis Johnson
Robert C. White
Jacob M. Lyons
Anny "Annie" Baerheim Dunn
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Savannah Lynn Sundby
Hudson pastor column: I believe that inside every part of God's Word there is truth.
Greg Peters column: The gift
Hudson Library Notes: Library Black Friday doorbuster deal
Work hard, pray harder column: Healing the divide
Letters to the editor: World Kindness Day Nov. 13; Denouncing the Tree of Life shooting and all violent acts
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August 31, 2018
66 children sponsored for Shop with a Cop event
On Friday, Aug. 10, the St. Croix County Deputies Benevolent Association held its second annual "Shop with a Cop" event. The Benevolent Association...
August 31, 2018 - 10:00am
January 15, 2018
Denim with a Cause donates to Grace Place
First American Bank recently donated $500 to Grace Place to help kick off the Salvation Army's marathon of bell-ringing. Grace Place has been...
January 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
December 23, 2017
Bell ringers' marathon helps raise more than $77,000
Noah Wiedenfeld made good on his promise to the St. Croix Valley Chapter of the Salvation Army Friday, Dec. 15 shortly after 3 p.m. when he...
December 23, 2017 - 7:00am
December 19, 2017
Watch: A marathon accomplishment in Hudson
Cold temperatures didn't faze a host of bell-ringers volunteering for the Salvation Army last week in Hudson. The 30-hour event spanning Thursday...
December 19, 2017 - 10:53am
December 13, 2017
Salvation Army shelter programs in need
The Salvation Army in Polk, St. Croix and Burnett counties recently notified the media of an imminent concern and the future of their shelter programs. ""Our housing programs are at risk," local Salvation Army Director Duana Bremer said. "Donations are down and demand is up."
December 13, 2017 - 8:45am
December 4, 2017
Wiedenfeld tackles 26-hour red kettle marathon, solo
Ever wonder if that Salvation Army bell is still ringing at 3 a.m. outside the entrance to the grocery store? Is it like the proverbial tree...
December 4, 2017 - 8:00am
November 27, 2017
Red Kettle bell ringers needed
With the holidays upon us, the Salvation Army Red Kettles should be ringing throughout St. Croix County. But with a serious shortage of volunteer ringers, some of those kettle sites are silent, meaning this yearʼs campaign could come up short.
November 27, 2017 - 11:46am
December 22, 2009
Salvation Army still needs donations
Despite the recent success of Helen McCombie's 30 hour marathon to raise $30,000 for the Salvation Army in St. Croix County, the campaign is coming up short of its $100,000 goal. Coordination Duana Bremer said they have received about $74,000 in donations this season as compared...
December 22, 2009 - 2:29pm
December 11, 2009
Helen McCombie is Salvation Army's baddest bellringer
Helen McCombie is becoming something of a holiday tradition in Hudson. This year marks the fourth time McCombie will man a Salvation Army red...
December 11, 2009 - 7:58am
Salvation Army seeks help
Dear Editor, It's that time of year again when we hear the familiar sound of those ringing bells; that is the Bells for the Salvation Army. Our Red Kettle campaign is underway, through this effort we are able to raise the needed funds to support those less fortunate in our area....
December 11, 2009 - 1:53am
November 25, 2009
The Season of Giving
To have your group included, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (715) 386-9333. Operation HELP The annual Christmas campaign coordinated by Operation HELP is looking for additional sponsors for the 2009 holiday event. Sponsors provide gifts and clothing items for families...
November 25, 2009 - 10:52am
November 24, 2009
Salvation Army sets $100,000 goal for Red Kettle Campaign that begins Nov. 24
Salvation Army bell ringers are counting on the generosity of area shoppers to meet the growing needs of people in the community. Volunteer ringers have already taken their spots in front of 11 retail establishments across St. Croix County in anticipation of the holiday rush. The...
November 24, 2009 - 10:34am
November 5, 2009
Gospel choir to benefit Salvation Army shelters
Kettle campaign needs volunteers The Travelin' Shoes Gospel Choir will perform a concert on Sunday, at 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church of Hudson, 1205 Sixth St. A free-will offering will be collected during the concert with all proceeds to benefit the Salvation Army homeless shelters...
November 5, 2009 - 10:22am