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Wisconsin state news briefs: Wausau hit-and-run driver suspected of texting; and more state news briefs
UPDATE: St. Croix EMS partners considering options, may leave contracts
Wisconsin state news briefs: Wisconsin governor proposes 3 tax cuts while hitting campaign trail; and more state news briefs
NR man, Ellsworth EMT charged with child sex crimes
Wisconsin state news briefs: Lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct defeated in primary; and more state news stories
crime and courts
Girls' tennis off to hot start
Girls Golf: Hudson places 4th again
Girls Golf: Raiders 4th at ECN Invite
HTA starts youth development programs
Calling all curlers
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: Police Dept. - Abandoned Bicycles & Property Auction
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 9/7/18, Case No. 18-CV-259
CITY OF HUDSON: 9/4/18 Hearing - Amend Code, Beekeeping
CITY OF HUDSON: 9/4/18 Hearing -LandDevCo- 5.54 Acres Rezone
CITY OF HUDSON: 9/4/18 Hearing -LandDevCo- 13.57 Acres Rezone
Hosting weddings and history at Settlement Hill Farm
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Receives Service Award
Lueck opens Modern Woodmen office: New office in River Falls offers fraternal financial services
Local Photographer Receive 'Elite' Status
Troy wedding venue gets plan commission approval
Place a Business Announcement
Ronald R. Willman
Marie C. Jensen
Marlene Adele Doran
Gregg Robert Sullivan
Henningsen 60th Anniversary
Larry and Jan Fussell
Letters to the editor: Literature distribution; Heads in the sand
Viewpoint: Why I voted against the cannabis referendum
Letters to the editor: An extraordinary act of kindness; Longer Table was tremendous
Library column: STEAM at the Hudson Area Library
Send in the marine
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
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August 16, 2018
Alpha Course offered at Faith Community Church
The next session of the Alpha Course at Faith Community Church in Hudson will start Aug. 16. The 11-week course offers a warm, non-threatening environment to ask and discuss the difficult questions that non, new or disenchanted believers have concerning Christ, faith and religion....
August 16, 2018 - 9:21am
August 14, 2018
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Jen Theisen was at the 10-mile mark of a 16-mile July hike at Afton State Park southeast of St. Paul when it happened. "My lower legs felt a...
August 14, 2018 - 12:06pm
August 9, 2018
Pastor column: An event that can make us all proud
For many of us, it's tough to meet new people, especially people who are different than us! It's tough to take risks and step out of our comfort...
August 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 5, 2018
Photos: 'Shipwrecked, Jesus Rescued' Vacation Bible School
The Bethel Lutheran Church Highland campus was transformed into a tropical island for "Shipwrecked, Rescued by Jesus" Vacation Bible School,...
August 5, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 4, 2018
Hudson pastor column: Build a bigger table, not a higher fence
If you are more fortunate than others, it's better to build a longer table than a taller fence. In this time of random violence, dissension,...
August 4, 2018 - 8:00pm
August 1, 2018
Viewpoint: 5 tips to optimize hydration during the dog days of summer
The Midwest is known for its long, humid summer months and its biting insects. Whether we are inside staying cool or outside doing an activity,...
August 1, 2018 - 8:52am
July 14, 2018
Pastor's column: This changes everything, local youth learned
Two weeks ago I was in Houston, Texas, with 25 of our youth for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America National Youth Gathering. Over 30,000 youth from across the United States attended. The conference theme, "This Changes Everything," shaped the activities, speakers, music and...
July 14, 2018 - 7:00am
July 11, 2018
A prescription for nutrition: Doctors write Rx for fruits and veggies
In an effort to get children to eat more fruits and vegetables, doctors at HealthPartners clinics in the Twin Cities and St. Croix Valley areas...
July 11, 2018 - 11:19am
July 10, 2018
Steps to avoid those annoying robocalls
It happens every day. Maybe several times a day. The phone rings, you answer, and a recorded voice tries to sell you a vacation in the Caribbean...
July 10, 2018 - 8:00pm
July 9, 2018
Learn diabetes prevention through Hudson YMCA
With obesity on the rise, the risk of Type 2 diabetes is increasing in adults. Local residents worried they might be at risk for diabetes can take control by registering for a Diabetes Prevention Program. People who are at greatest risk for diabetes are overweight with a body mass...
July 9, 2018 - 7:00am
July 7, 2018
Pastor's column: Best not to dish out revenge at all
I've never understood the phrase "revenge is a dish best served cold." I mean I understand the logic behind the statement — that you want...
July 7, 2018 - 7:49am
June 24, 2018
Pastor Viewpoint: Seeking spiritual solitude
Recently, I've been thinking more about the importance of solitude and down-time. I'm an introvert so I already have a great appreciation for having some free minutes carved into the day in order to recharge.
June 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
June 22, 2018
HealthPartners brings together Be Well Champions
About 80 well-being champions and leaders from HealthPartners hospitals and clinics across the St. Croix Valley and western Wisconsin gathered...
June 22, 2018 - 2:00pm
Help grow Hudson's Community Garden
Do you want to help grow Hudson's Community Garden? Now is your chance. Groups or families are needed to help with watering, weeding, thinning and harvesting. All fresh veggies go to the county food pantry. Here's how it works: 1. Select a week to work. 2. Meet with garden manager...
June 22, 2018 - 1:00pm
June 20, 2018
Health briefs: Fitness in the Parks in New Richmond; Camp Avanti receives therapeutic riding grant
Camp Avanti announced a $500 grant received from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community to be used used for a therapeutic riding program.
June 20, 2018 - 3:05pm