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Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers offer diverging reactions to Evers' first State of the State; more state news stories
Rise Together inspires Hudson community
Council approves liquor license transfer
New Richmond homicide case set for trial
CVTC to offer English language class at River Falls
crime and courts
Boys Hockey: Raiders falls to Huskies in OT
Gymnasts stay perfect on season
Girls' basketball: Winning 2 games 170 miles apart
Boys' basketball: Raiders move into first in BRC
A Boundary Waters breakthrough: Hudson men release wearable, functional maps
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: Ordinance No. 2-19 (Meeting Minutes)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 3-19 (Amend Comprehensive Plan)
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance No. 1-19 (Absentee Ballot Canvassers)
FORECLOSURE: Pinnacle v. Felicity Homes, et al.; Case 18-CV-161
FORECLOSURE: Pinnacle v. Felicity Homes, et al.; Case 18-CV-167
Local Shopkos open amid shutdown announcements
Ziggy's comes to Hudson; occupies old Pudge's building
Shopko to shut additional tri-state area locations
Anchor Paper constructs River Falls facility
SCEDC announces 2018 Business of the Year awards
Place a Business Announcement
Howard "Howie" Dahm
Floyd Walter Munkelwitz
Gaylen James Enerson
Anthony "Tony" Koshenina
Lawrence "Gordon" Olsen
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Savannah Lynn Sundby
Hudson Library Notes: Adulting for teens at the library
Column: Frostbite can happen quickly. Here's how to avoid it
Viewpoint: For private well owners, testing can bring peace of mind
Letter to the editor: They had the situation under control
Views from the Right column: We all harbor bias in some way
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January 22, 2019
New Richmond homicide case set for trial
Just moments after his motion for dismissal was denied Tuesday afternoon, defense attorney Earl Gray said his client Kayle A. Fleischauer, accused...
January 22, 2019 - 4:09pm
Former employee allegedly threatens workplace in Hudson
A former Alula Manufacturing employee last week was charged with felony intent to cause public panic or fear in response to a December 2018 phone...
January 22, 2019 - 8:00am
January 21, 2019
Police pursuit spans multiple counties, crosses state lines
A White Bear Lake, Minn., man led police on a chase across state lines that ended just shy of St. Croix County's eastern border on I-94, according...
January 21, 2019 - 5:58am
January 18, 2019
St. Croix County off-duty deputy charged with firearms misdemeanor following OWI arrest
An off-duty St. Croix County Sheriff's Office K-9 officer was formally charged earlier this week with possession of a firearm while intoxicated...
January 18, 2019 - 4:22pm
January 17, 2019
New Richmond police seek help locating suspect
New Richmond Police Department has asked the public's help to locate a suspect believed to have attacked another man with a boxcutter and fled...
January 17, 2019 - 6:45am
January 15, 2019
Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestler facing battery charges
A Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestler is facing battery charges from a Nov. 28 school altercation, according to a criminal complaint. Felony battery...
January 15, 2019 - 1:49pm
Pierce County man suspected in second child molestation case
Shortly after news of a Maiden Rock man's alleged child-porn activity went public, a woman came forward to authorities to report the same man...
January 15, 2019 - 9:45am
January 14, 2019
Pierce deputy's criminal case over child-sex charges resetting
A Pierce County sheriff's deputy's criminal case over child-sex charges will reset, after scheduling issues arose for the St. Croix County District...
January 14, 2019 - 9:00am
Wisconsin roundup: Closs suspect headed to court; OWI fight renewed at Legislature; more state news stories
Twenty-one-year-old Jake Patterson is scheduled to appear before a Barron County judge Monday afternoon to face charges in the kidnapping of...
January 14, 2019 - 8:52am
January 11, 2019
WATCH: Officials hold second news briefing with latest on Jayme Closs
Missing 13-year-old Jayme Closs was found alive in Wisconsin yesterday. Officials provided details on the case and Closs' recovery at an emotional...
January 11, 2019 - 3:30pm
January 10, 2019
13-year-old Wisconsin girl missing since October found alive near Duluth
GORDON, Wis. — A 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who had been missing since October has been found alive in rural Douglas County, Wisconsin, on...
January 10, 2019 - 8:15pm
River Falls man suspected of 8th OWI, running from cops
A River Falls man suspected of his eighth drunken-driving offense ran from officers Wednesday in St. Croix County after bolting from a traffic pursuit, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol. Troopers said 44-year-old Tony G. Hetchler was arrested after a K-9 search Jan. 9 near a...
January 10, 2019 - 1:53pm
January 7, 2019
Driver in crash that killed Hudson woman sentenced
STILLWATER — Though the three-year anniversary of Megan Goeltz's death is nearing, the event remains a raw nerve for her survivors, who...
January 7, 2019 - 6:16pm
St. Croix County judge pumps brakes on Hastings man's fatal-crash plea deal
A Hastings man was prepared to plead guilty for his role in a fatal motorcycle crash that killed his girlfriend, but a judge said he needed more...
January 7, 2019 - 11:20am
January 4, 2019
Pierce County man suspected in child 'spy' porn case
A Maiden Rock man insisted his device was hacked in the face of FBI allegations he recorded the molestation of a child and posted the image to...
January 4, 2019 - 12:59pm