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Wis. dam breach to bring rise in St. Croix River
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. National Guard troops head to southern U.S. border; more state news stories
St. Croix County man charged with sexually assaulting child
Wisconsin roundup: Flooding expected into Thursday after heavy storms; more state news stories
Flooding closes highways in northern Wisconsin
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
arts and entertainment
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
New chiro moves into Hudson Headache office
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
Place a Business Announcement
Gerald A. Hoel
Jean Ann Glasbrenner
Bonnie Mae Babl Ion
Robert E. Gartmann
Doris "Dorie" Graham
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 8, 2018
Brux column: Economic scapegoating in the age of populism
We've seen very kind and compassionate letters to this paper, along with biased and intolerant ones. We're talking here of the topic of immigration,...
June 8, 2018 - 5:54pm
June 2, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Econ 101: Housing Demand Outpaces Supply
There are fewer things hotter in the St. Croix Valley than home sales. Sellers may receive multiple offers, and in some cases, exceeding the...
June 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 13, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Play ball: Hope springs eternal
Even with a winter that woudn't go quietly away, baseball and other spring sports are finally underway. Sort of. Young men found places indoors...
May 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 28, 2018
A view from an economist: U.S. policies and practices on poor countries
As a development economist, I've worked/researched in poor countries throughout Africa, Latin America, and parts of Asia. Let's consider the...
April 28, 2018 - 9:41am
April 25, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Celebrating small business
John F. Kennedy started a tradition in 1963 as the first U.S. President to designate a National Small Business Week. Fifty-five years later,...
April 25, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 30, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Check the receipt: Pennies grow to millions
With life's hectic pace, very few consumers pay attention to receipts from retailers. Clearly noted at the bottom of a receipt is a reference...
March 30, 2018 - 7:49pm
March 12, 2018
A view from an economist: Trade war
"People have no idea how badly our country has been treated by other countries . They've destroyed the steel industry, they've destroyed the...
March 12, 2018 - 4:53pm
February 11, 2018
Bill Rubin column: American Pie
Whether it's East L.A. or East Overshoe, there may be occasional coffee shop chatter that your community is on the brink. First, don't believe...
February 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 3, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Population gain. And pains
Last fall, the Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) finalized population estimates for local units of government, as of Jan. 1, 2017....
February 3, 2018 - 11:42am
January 19, 2018
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Families living in the upper Midwest should be feeling pretty good — subzero weather and all. The cold, hard truth — when you look...
January 19, 2018 - 2:12pm
January 6, 2018
A view from an economist: Refugees, immigrants, DACA, and racism
Let's consider the impact of immigrants and refugees. Recently, Pope Francis pleaded for greater global support for immigrants and refugees,...
January 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
December 5, 2017
A view from an economist: Use of data
I received a phone call from a reader, questioning my use of statistics. I thank him for his call, because in an era of social media on the one...
December 5, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 10, 2017
Military veterans are strong workforce options
Older Americans will likely recall when Nov. 11 and Veterans Day were known as Armistice Day, so-named to mark the armistice treaty ending World...
November 10, 2017 - 12:32pm
November 1, 2017
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
As you know, tax "reform" is on the agenda in Congress. Let's consider the impact of the Trump/Republican tax proposal. There are three purposes...
November 1, 2017 - 10:01am
October 25, 2017
Chamber members hear updates on economic situation
After the recession in 2008, and the continued effects of it years after, UW-River Falls Economic Department Chair Logan Kelly said the economy...
October 25, 2017 - 10:30am