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crime and courts
Raider soccer still perfect in BRC
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Coco’s Heart Dog Rescue holds annual Doggie 5K
Hudson’s first playground for children of all abilities opens at Weitkamp Park
For better or worse: memory loss, dementia and caregiving
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 21)
PROBATE NOTICE: Marylyn M Apel Estate; Case No. 16PR73
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington v. Shari A. Nord; Case No. 15-CV-593
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Solar Garden)
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Qualifications - Professional Services
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Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Loren R. Croone, 96
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
In case you missed it, elections are coming
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The ‘new normal’ is routine
Allow me to reintroduce ourselves
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Real Estate Showcase
October 9, 2013
Another young Hudsonsite dies from suspected drug overdose
Hudson lost another one of its own last week. Elizabeth (Ellie) Rose Berg, 20, died on Sept. 30 in St. Paul. The official cause of death...
October 9, 2013 - 4:48pm
October 4, 2013
Day By Day: Aging: a cloud with a silver lining and a little tarnish
I’m thinking, I’m thinking too much about age these days but what the heck. Every time I have to search for reading glasses to read a label and find them perched on my head, pick a place to sit based on the difficulty of getting back on my feet once I sit down and treat TUMS like...
October 4, 2013 - 9:56am
October 3, 2013
Benefit for Abby Doonan this Saturday
A benefit for Abigail Doonan, 22, who was diagnosed with Classical Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Stage 4B, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday,...
October 3, 2013 - 8:44am
September 26, 2013
Wisconsin Health Insurance Marketplace will have significant choice and lower than expected premiums, feds say
A new report released Wednesday, Sept. 25, by the Department of Health and Human Services finds that in Wisconsin, consumers will see increased competition in the Health Insurance Marketplace, leading to new and affordable choices for consumers. According to the report, Wisconsin...
September 26, 2013 - 10:33am
September 6, 2013
Coalition information meeting set
St. Croix County Health and Human Services and the New Richmond Community Commons would like to join together with dedicated members of our communities to reach the common goal of preventing and treating substance abuse within our community. With a focus on prevention, intervention,...
September 6, 2013 - 11:53am
September 4, 2013
Local United Ways will span the river in campaign kick-off
United Way of Washington County-East in Stillwater and United Way St. Croix Valley in Hudson are teaming up for the fall United Way fundraising campaign kickoff event. The event, called “Hands Across the River,” will be a photo opportunity featuring approximately 200 volunteers...
September 4, 2013 - 3:31pm
September 3, 2013
HHS alumnus is among '11 Who Care'
Wants all children to learn to swim By Meg Heaton firstname.lastname@example.org A Hudson High School graduate was among those recognized for their...
September 3, 2013 - 2:24pm
August 22, 2013
iNails and Spa opens in Hudson
This month iNails and Spa opened to the delight of new customers. The name, a take-off on the popular iPhone brand, gives you a hint that it...
August 22, 2013 - 11:58am
August 21, 2013
You can do it: Age and be brainy
You can do it: Age and be brainy The public is invited to participate in and learn about “brain health” at the Baldwin Senior Center at...
August 21, 2013 - 10:04am
August 9, 2013
Day By Day: On how to be the best mother-in-law ever
Don’t try. I am about to see my youngest daughter (by 15 minutes) get married. Katie and her “womb buddy,” as she likes to call her twin brother Cory, both chose to make 2013 the year to tie the knot. And after adjusting to the idea that I am no longer the most important...
August 9, 2013 - 12:24pm
August 7, 2013
County approves St. Croix Industries privatization
St. Croix County will begin the process of converting St. Croix Industries (SCI) to a private nonprofit organization following action by the board of supervisors Tuesday morning. The SCI issue has been before the board for months since Health and Human Services moved for the recommendation...
August 7, 2013 - 11:27am
August 1, 2013
Losing a son: the grief never goes away
Bryan Aumann would have graduated with the HHS Class of 2013. At this year's baccalaureate ceremony, his parents were presented with an honorary...
August 1, 2013 - 10:29am
July 25, 2013
Hudson Physicians will end affiliation with River Falls, New Richmond
A lawsuit over the clinics' management has been settled after the parties asked a St. Croix County judge to dismiss the case and announced that Hudson Physicians, River Falls Medical Clinic and New Richmond Clinic will end their affiliation. A press release approved by the three divisions...
July 25, 2013 - 2:24pm
July 24, 2013
Proton therapy: Hudsonite is the 1,000 patient
Hudson resident Bill Friedlander, 83, celebrated a major milestone when he completed his proton therapy treatment for prostate cancer at the...
July 24, 2013 - 10:20am
July 18, 2013
Sharing Tree collecting school supplies again this year
The Sharing Tree of Hudson, a program that provides school supplies to Hudson school district students in need, will be accepting new school supply donations from Saturday, July 20 through Saturday, Aug. 3. Drop-off locations are --Chapter2Books, 422 Second St. --County...
July 18, 2013 - 3:46pm