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Corrections officer dies after assault at Stillwater prison
'Time to send a firefighter' to governor's office, candidate says
Wisconsin roundup: Warmer weather means mosquitoes are moving here from the south; more state news stories
St. Croix EMS commission won't fund consultant
Give your input on County Outdoor Rec Plan
crime and courts
National runners-up in AAU volleyball
Raider shooters shine at state tourneys
River Rats drop two games to top SCVBL teams
Cruising the St. Croix River
Kayaking lessons offered this summer
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
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/24/18 Joint Review Board Meeting re: TID 6
CITY OF HUDSON: 8/6/18 Hearing -Rezone 2001 Ward Ave.
TOWN OF TROY: 8/2/18 Hearing - Ganz Permit
PROBATE ORDER: George E. Belisle Estate; Case No. 18PR50
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/11/18 Board Meeting Minutes
Heritage Calf Project allows students to apply their learning
Leadership Hudson students graduate
Michelle Johnson Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Ultimissi-Mutt dog wash raises money for dog park
A little Grace and Grit for Hudson
Place a Business Announcement
John S. Glodowski
Marcella W. Hopp
Barbara Ann "Barb" Breault
Larry and Jan Fussell
Letter: Young Hudson ambassadors to the rescue
They build things and they tear them down, too
Letters to the editor: Hudson 'ambassadors' shine; What is the right to life?
Hudson Library column: Young Writers' Workshop at the library
Letters: Be the America our immigrant ancestors came here to find; If employers follow hiring laws, nation will be better off
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November 17, 2017
Six-piece ensemble offering 20 performances this holiday season
If you are looking for a way to kick off the holidays and get in the spirit, look no further than SimpleGifts. Chilling three-part female harmonies...
November 17, 2017 - 9:11am
October 15, 2017
Hudson resident featured in TPT documentary
Though he isn't from Romania, Hudson resident Nick Motu has been a part of the Romanian community his entire life. His father was an Orthodox...
October 15, 2017 - 10:00am
October 11, 2017
County acquires additional riverfront acreage
St. Croix County secured more than 1,000 additional feet of riverfront acreage as part of its bluff line mitigation agreement with the Minnesota...
October 11, 2017 - 10:33am
October 9, 2017
Minn. woman remains in serious condition after motorcycle strikes Great Dane
A loose Great Dane running on a Pierce County road led to a weekend motorcycle crash that hospitalized two Minnesota residents. The Pierce County...
October 9, 2017 - 1:23pm
October 8, 2017
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
WOODBURY — Claire Emery was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014. In the months that followed, she endured multiple rounds of chemotherapy...
October 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
October 1, 2017
Editorial: Don't turn harvest into a road tragedy
Midwest gold is flowing. We refer to corn. Farmers and custom-combine professionals are hard at work harvesting 2017's bounty. This means motorists...
October 1, 2017 - 5:33pm
September 27, 2017
Online group plots to steal Minnesota's lakes, prompts counter efforts
A Wisconsin-based plot to steal Minnesota's 10,000-plus lakes is gaining the attention of similar groups of vigilantes. The plot, first uncovered...
September 27, 2017 - 6:13pm
At a crossroads: Repeat impaired drivers continue to slip through the system
There’s a difference between losing someone after a long illness and a death that occurs suddenly. Mark and Sue Riley learned that the hard...
September 27, 2017 - 8:45am
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 12, 2017
Minn. roundup: Dylan to return for October concert; Graffiti vandals strike new St. Croix River bridge
ST. PAUL—Bob Dylan will return to the Twin Cities for the first time in three years when he headlines St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center on...
September 12, 2017 - 9:36am
Somerset student dies in hiking accident
A girl known for putting a smile on other Somerset students’ faces was mourned this week as community members came to grips with her sudden...
September 12, 2017 - 9:03am
August 31, 2017
Start the school year right with 'healthy sleep'
Waking up for school can be tough on kids and parents. Shifting from summer to a busy (early!) school routine makes it tempting to cut corners...
August 31, 2017 - 9:00pm
Minnesota's obesity rate rises, remains better than neighboring states
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's obesity rate among adults crept upwards in 2016, but remains below that of its neighbors, according to a national...
August 31, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 30, 2017
Editorial: The continuing need for vaccinations is clear
The region's measles outbreak ended just in time as thousands upon thousands of children return to classrooms and young adults head to college....
August 30, 2017 - 7:13pm