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Hudson police: Blackberry bush dispute; Walnut Street confrontation
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
crime and courts
Football: Raiders roll in opener
Girls' tennis off to hot start
Girls Golf: Hudson places 4th again
Girls Golf: Raiders 4th at ECN Invite
HTA starts youth development programs
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
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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 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 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 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
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
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
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 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 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