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Downtown tax-increment district approved
Man booted from Booster Days for photographing minors
Wisconsin roundup: Sun Prairie community honors fallen firefighter; more state new stories
Lowrey Hotel: 'Any one of us can be in this boat'
crime and courts
River Rats drop two games to top SCVBL teams
Cruising the St. Croix River
Kayaking lessons offered this summer
Hudson log roller Midwest champ
Holbrook steps down as UWRF women's basketball coach
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: June 5, 2018 Board Meeting Minutes
SUMMONS: Discover Bank v. Ryan S. Sicard; Case 18-SC-734
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. vs. Randy S. Milby; Case No. 18-SC-754
FORECLOSURE: Bank NY Mellon v. Eric S. Raley, et al.; Case 15-CV-206
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Anthony P. Hurlburt; Case 17-CV-435
Michelle Johnson Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Ultimissi-Mutt dog wash raises money for dog park
A little Grace and Grit for Hudson
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Pediatrician Sarah Burke, MD.
Fraser opens in Woodbury
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Barbara Ann "Barb" Breault
Douglas W. "Doug" Hamlin
Allan P. Bergevin
Donna Mae Briggs
Larry and Jan Fussell
Letter: Young Hudson ambassadors to the rescue
They build things and they tear them down, too
Letters to the editor: Hudson 'ambassadors' shine; What is the right to life?
Hudson Library column: Young Writers' Workshop at the library
Letters: Be the America our immigrant ancestors came here to find; If employers follow hiring laws, nation will be better off
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July 11, 2018
Cops on alert from $25K Wis. fireworks theft arrest 4 men allegedly packing burglary tools
Officers on alert following a $25,000 fireworks theft in Somerset arrested a group of Twin Cities men in June after they arrived in the middle...
July 11, 2018 - 10:54am
May 29, 2018
Hammond woman killed, 2 others seriously injured in crash
A Hammond woman was killed and two other people involved in a Memorial Day weekend crash were seriously injured, according to Polk County authorities....
May 29, 2018 - 4:20pm
May 12, 2018
Community leaders celebrate U.S. Small Business Week
St. Croix EDC joined community leaders in New Richmond, Hudson, Hammond and Somerset to recognize businesses during U.S. Small Business Week,...
May 12, 2018 - 11:46am
January 11, 2018
Who's running for local office in April?
As the filing deadline passed last week, contests developed for 14 of the 19 districts for St. Croix County Board, as well as Hudson mayor, the District 3 seat on the Hudson Common Council, and three open seats on the North Hudson Village Board. Spring elections will be held April...
January 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 22, 2017
Candidates line up for Harsdorf’s former seat
Seven candidates have filed paperwork to run in a special election to fill the state Senate seat vacated by newly appointed Agriculture Secretary Sheila Harsdorf. Voters will choose replacements Jan. 16 for the Senate District 10 seat, which has state Reps. Adam Jarchow, of Balsam...
November 22, 2017 - 9:50am
'Moved by the music': Project features St. Croix Valley composer, students, teachers
Each year, more than 1,300 high school and around 1,200 middle level students audition for roughly 730 spots in the high school and middle level...
October 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 17, 2017
Chamber Business of the Month: Ras' on Main
Ras' on Main, located at 855 Davis St., Hammond, was established in 1996 by local man Glen Rasmussen. Rasmussen was born and raised in Hammond...
October 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
April 18, 2017
DEMOLISHED: 150-year-old Hammond Hotel comes down
The Hammond Hotel, the iconic business and structure that has been standing at the main intersection of highways 12 and T in the Village of Hammond...
April 18, 2017 - 12:39pm
April 1, 2017
Man charged with eighth OWI
A Hammond man was charged with his eighth drunken-driving offense after his vehicle drew the attention of a St. Croix County sheriff's deputy. The deputy reported seeing an SUV stopped at 5:55 a.m. on a town of Hammond road that allegedly began driving once the officer approached...
April 1, 2017 - 7:49am
March 14, 2017
Hammond Hotel: ‘It’s time for a new era’
The Hammond Hotel, an iconic business and structure that has been standing at the main intersection of highways 12 and T in the Village of Hammond since the 1870s, will be torn down within the next month or two and replaced with a new bar/restaurant facility. According to Andrew Schmitz,...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am
April 7, 2016
Man hospitalized after 100-mph pursuit through St. Croix County
The driver who allegedly led officers on a St. Croix County chase where speeds reached 100 mph was rushed to a hospital after being taken into custody Wednesday. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Klatt said the man, whose identity had yet to be determined, lost consciousness...
April 7, 2016 - 9:25am
November 24, 2015
Charges: man steals Hammond cop's truck, 'torches' it in Minnesota
Jailhouse tips led authorities to a man suspected of stealing a Hammond police officer’s personal vehicle containing his service pistol, badge and other police equipment from a Hudson parking lot. The vehicle, a 2004 Ford pickup truck belonging to officer Christian Loos, was...
November 24, 2015 - 4:07pm
September 21, 2015
Bee in cab blamed for St. Croix Co. fuel tanker rollover
HAMMOND -- A 63-year-old Somerset man was transported to Baldwin Medical Center late Monday morning for evaluation after he lost control of a St. Croix County Highway Dept. fuel tanker while swatting at a bee and rolled the rig over into a ditch near Hammond. The State Patrol responded...
September 21, 2015 - 4:37pm
July 6, 2015
UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
Rainfall that could total 9 inches since midnight closed several roads in west-central Wisconsin and the Twin Cities early today. The National...
July 6, 2015 - 9:21am
June 26, 2015
Gunfire stemmed from misunderstanding, deputies say
A warning shot rang out last week in the town of Hammond during an encounter authorities say stemmed from a misunderstanding between a property owner and a city assessor. According to a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department report, a Hammond man fired off a warning shot with...
June 26, 2015 - 9:59am