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Hudson Police: Wheelchair in a porta-potty; Dogs left in car
Wisconsin roundup: Military embellisher resigns; golf cart death; bomb threat; more state news stories
O’Connor, Zimmerman to update public on Hudson projects
Man convicted in St. Croix County of eighth OWI
Where do they call home? When kids face homelessness
crime and courts
Meyer wins state bunker trap
Potter honored at Augustana
Tourney champs at New Richmond
Rosemount Tourney champs
Trap Shooting: Persinger top shooter at Western finals
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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VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2018-03 - Compliance Maint. Report
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: May 1, 2018 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 14-18 (Bow Hunting)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 15-18 (Waterfront Vision)
TOWN OF HUDSON: 7/10/18 Hearing - Rezone Request
Photo: Down goes the dog track
Corbin's Cup Golf Tournament for BRIDGE set for July 26
Visitors spent $48 million in Hudson in 2017
When Community is Family
Biz Hacks and LinkedIn unleashed!
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Bonnie Mae Babl Ion
Robert E. Gartmann
Doris "Dorie" Graham
Jean A. Foster
Elmer "Al" Ganz
August Bernard Henn
Letters to the editor: We have no legal fees; Guaranteeing paid family leave
Pastor column: A challenge for Fathers Day
Daniel Bruch column: Resetting our moral compass
Hudson Library column: Calling all wizards!
Work hard, pray harder column: Time to catch up
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June 14, 2018
Study: St. Croix, Washington counties score high on health ranks
Area counties rank in the top five of their respective states based on a variety of health metrics. St. Croix County ranked fifth in Wisconsin while Washington County ranked fourth in Minnesota, according to the America’s Healthiest Places study by financial technology company SmartAsset....
June 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 29, 2018
Bobtown Brewhouse wins local Wing Battle
Seven local restaurants vied for the Best Wings crown as part of the second annual Wing Battle, which raises funds for the ACS Making Strides...
May 29, 2018 - 5:00am
May 24, 2018
One man's story of addiction, hope and finding help
Michael Sveda of Eau Claire has been an alcoholic since he was 12 years old. In the 41 years since, he has been charged with seven DWIs, attended...
May 24, 2018 - 5:00am
May 23, 2018
Navigating grief, 1 page at a time
Navigating grief is anything but a straight path. So when a Hudson woman set out to make a book on the subject, she said she decided to color...
May 23, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 20, 2018
FCC Awana Clubs recognize achievements and service
Faith Community Church honored children and leaders at the annual Awana Clubs Awards Night on April 25. More than 300 children participated in...
May 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 10, 2018
New space coming for Hudson Dog Park
Hudson dogs of all sizes will soon have their own dedicated space as the Hudson Dog Park moves toward phase two of its development plan. This...
May 10, 2018 - 5:15pm
May 8, 2018
Safe gardening and landscaping means calling 8-1-1 first
EAU CLAIRE — As people finally begin their annual spring traditions of gardening and landscaping, Xcel Energy reminds customers to call 8-1-1 to have underground utility lines marked before beginning any digging projects.
May 8, 2018 - 3:48pm
March 28, 2018
Washington, St. Croix counties earn high marks in health rankings
Area counties ranked highly in their respective states based on more than 30 health-influencing factors and outcomes, according to the ninth...
March 28, 2018 - 9:40am
March 26, 2018
Stop colon cancer in its tracks by getting checked
"The best way to deal with colon cancer is not to get it." That's the view of Westfields Hospital & Clinic surgeon Michael Schneider, who is...
March 26, 2018 - 1:26pm
March 14, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care Part 5: A cash hospital?
If Medicare and Medicaid were just the starting point and we could arrive at a more fair price for every procedure that everyone would pay whether...
March 14, 2018 - 7:49am
March 9, 2018
Viewpoint: Go further with food
Going further with food is the theme of National Nutrition Month for March 2018. According to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the goal...
March 9, 2018 - 11:00am
March 8, 2018
'Pillow fight' helps those transitioning from homelessness
Sara Nielsen looks forward to "The Pillow Fight" every year. In fact, she's been nicknamed "The Pillow Queen" by a coworker because she enjoys...
March 8, 2018 - 8:00pm
Health briefs: Help patients 'rebound' by giving blood in March
In March, while basketball teams are fighting for the chance to be crowned champions, patients battling cancer and other illnesses are fighting for their lives. The American Red Cross asks blood donors to help patients rebound by making a lifesaving donation this spring.
March 8, 2018 - 11:00am
March 6, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 4: Placing blame
To a lay person, it frequently sounds like Medicaid and Medicare are blamed in substantial part for contributing to our current healthcare malaise....
March 6, 2018 - 7:49am
February 28, 2018
'Jail is not designed as a mental health facility'
In Polk County, Wis., a man — young by most standards at no more than 23 or 24 — picked up the phone, dialed 911, then sat down on...
February 28, 2018 - 9:27pm