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A global mission: First time in 30 years UWRF document has been updated
Donations lock in dedicated transportation for vets
'Alicia's Law' paves way for local online sex stings
Cherrier threats trial gets underway
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UWRF football: Falcons fall short again
Volleyball: Raider spikers win twice
Falcon Briefs Koehler lifts booters to win
Football: Raiders grind out win at Superior
Cross Country: Raiders sweep Rice Lake Invitational
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
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CITY OF HUDSON: 10/23/18 Plan Comm. Hearings - Summit Ridge Subdiv.
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/24/18, Case No. 18-CV-353
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/13/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- Annual Contract -Gas & Diesel Fuel
PUBLIC NOTICE: Pending Application for Proposed Pier
Multifamily Maxwell development nears completion
Bakke Norman Attorney Inducted into The Fellows
Ronald J. Jenkins Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
Potter named Hudson Chamber president
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Lillian R. Ponto
Stephen P. Rondeau
Glenda Jean Cocherell
Darrell Lee Dugdale
Henningsen 60th Anniversary
Larry and Jan Fussell
Letters: Call for Christians to consider Evangelical statement opposing 'social justice'; Parents: Be watchful and diligent!
Hudson pastor column: Tears are an expression of love
Woodworking column: A difficult fellow to figure out
Editorial: E-government needs to be easier, safer
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September 8, 2018
Wild Side Column: More surprises in the tree cathedrals
The forest on our property in Martell Township was once a fairly diverse mix of white pine, American elm, sugar maple, black maple, red, white...
September 8, 2018 - 7:00am
August 27, 2018
Wildside column: Waves on the Big Lake make unique habitats
Although we have all the Apostle Islands on our "bucket list" to visit, we often return to Stockton Island. Last week Wednesday our boat got...
August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
April 26, 2018
Wild Side Column: Spotted sea trout really aren't trout
Carol and I decided that we like Cedar Key, on the Gulf coast of Florida, so we made an offer on a house there for our winter retreat. After...
April 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 13, 2018
Wild Side column: Brimming rivers
"Till last by Philip's farm I flow To join the brimming river, For men may come and men may go, But I go on for ever." from Alfred Lord Tennyson,...
April 13, 2018 - 7:49am
March 3, 2018
Wildside column: Bird watching in Belize
Carol and I are retired now and have looked forward to longer escapes from winter for many years. Tired of the polar vortex conditions this winter,...
March 3, 2018 - 6:00am
February 12, 2018
Another fishing addiction
After six weeks in Florida where it was unseasonably cool but pleasant, Carol and I returned home and had to acclimate to winter again. Now we...
February 12, 2018 - 11:21am
February 6, 2018
Wild Side column: Where tides set the stage
There's not a lot to do in Suwannee, Fla., that doesn't involve going out on the water and fishing. Each evening we consult the tide chart to...
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 15, 2018
Where land and rivers meet the sea
Large floodplain rivers and salt marshes are among the most productive ecosystems in the world. There's an explosion of life where the Lower...
January 15, 2018 - 11:25am
January 8, 2018
Wilcox column: Walking among the swamp things
Although we aren't freezing our faces off in Cedar Key, Florida, the northern Gulf Coast is rather chilly for this time of year. Air from the brutally cold north has found its way here. High temperatures are barely into the 60's with colder days forecasted for this week. Water temperatures...
January 8, 2018 - 9:33pm
December 18, 2017
Cheeseheads return to Cedar Key after a long migration
We loaded the truck and boat in a snowstorm on Wednesday last week and drove on slippery roads south to Rochester, Minn. We lost the snow cover...
December 18, 2017 - 8:43am
November 20, 2017
Weird weather we're having. Can we move on from climate change denial?
I've often wondered how people deny the overwhelming scientific evidence that our planet is warming, weather world-wide is getting weird and...
November 20, 2017 - 2:02pm
November 10, 2017
The nose knows: Olfactory perception in animals
The great jazzman and comedian Jimmy Durante was known for his schnozzola, a huge zucchini of a proboscis. He said "Da nose knows." Despite his...
November 10, 2017 - 12:19pm
October 14, 2017
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Our apple crop last year was near zero because the blossoms were killed by late-spring frosts. This year our orchard produced an abundance of...
October 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
September 29, 2017
Wildside column: Flowing rivers inspire thoughts of connections
My paternal grandfather was a tall guy who grew up in upstate New York and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He coached me in fishing for trout...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00pm