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Wisconsin roundup: Foxconn falls short of 2018 job creation quota; medical marijuana called into question; more state news stories
Police pursuit spans multiple counties, crosses state lines
St. Croix County off-duty deputy charged with firearms misdemeanor following OWI arrest
Update: Evers rejects GOP tax relief plan as unsustainable
Wisconsin roundup: Evers could include ‘first step’ toward medical marijuana in budget; more state news stories
crime and courts
A Boundary Waters breakthrough: Hudson men release wearable, functional maps
Marine O'Brien Ski Race Jan. 27
Boys Hockey: Superior edges Hudson in OT
Boys Hockey: Raiders top Wildcats
Girls Hockey: Raiders, Fusion battle to tie
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
Shirley Ann Ellis
John Francis McGuire
Robert Keith Damon Sr.
Allen Paul Penfield
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Savannah Lynn Sundby
Letter to the editor: They had the situation under control
Views from the Right column: We all harbor bias in some way
Pastor column: Honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Bill Rubin column: Fables of a passbook and financial literacy
Wild Side Column: Farming clams in Cedar Key
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December 20, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man accused of hiding corpse say woman died during sex; more state news stories
TOWN OF BELOIT — A 50-year-old Beloit man says he was having sex with Nakiela Thompson when she died. Marco Rodriguez is accused of hiding...
December 20, 2017 - 11:00am
November 26, 2017
Keep some helpful tips in mind to ensure another safe hunting season in Wisconsin
It is no accident Wisconsin is known nationally as one of the safest places to hunt deer for the whole family and friends. This state is fortunate to have thousands of volunteer hunter education instructors dedicated to keeping everyone safe while enjoying the outdoors. And you have...
November 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 24, 2017
Hunters reminded registering deer in the correct zone still mandatory for the ongoing and upcoming deer seasons
Tagging rules have changed, but registration requirements have not. Lucky hunters are still required to register their harvested deer electronically by 5 p.m. the day after being recovered. The GameReg system is simple, fast and convenient for hunters. Hunters have three options for...
November 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 4, 2017
Review trespassing laws before retrieving game
With fall in full force, many hunters are going afield in pursuit of their favorite game. Landowners and hunters alike need to remember what is required by law to retrieve any downed game along with trespass laws.
November 4, 2017 - 10:00pm
October 14, 2017
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
As the archery and turkey seasons continue, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters about recently implemented changes involving the use of deer and turkey carcass tags. • Deer tags are still issued with license purchases. However, validation and attachment...
October 14, 2017 - 9:25pm
August 28, 2017
Deer feeding ban expands into northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Monday, Aug. 28, it is expanding its total ban on deer feeding into 11 new...
August 28, 2017 - 5:40pm
August 25, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Woman, missing children found in River Falls; 9 more state news stories
A woman accused of abducting her children from their father’s home was arrested Thursday in River Falls after a statewide alert was issued....
August 25, 2017 - 10:14am
August 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State budget talks could resume soon; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin Republicans will try again this month to settle their differences on a state budget that's now six weeks overdue. On Thursday,...
August 11, 2017 - 8:43am
August 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: DNR hires environmental manager for Foxconn project, vows compliance; 8 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE — The head of the state DNR vows that air and water standards will not be compromised for Foxconn.
August 10, 2017 - 12:44pm
July 12, 2017
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
The approval process for bluffland zoning along the lower St. Croix River in Wisconsin would no longer be subject to the Department of Natural...
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
July 10, 2017
Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
Walking down your front steps is an uneventful activity, but when a rattlesnake impedes the path, that quickly changes. That was the case for...
July 10, 2017 - 4:42pm
May 23, 2017
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
Authorities are advising St. Croix River boaters to operate watercrafts at slow speeds between Taylor Falls, Minn. and Prescott, Wis. starting...
May 23, 2017 - 11:36am
May 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson finally holds town hall, sponsors OK with opponents; 9 more state news stories
FRANKLIN — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson finally appeared at the town hall meeting he's been criticized for weeks for not holding. The Wisconsin Republican...
May 22, 2017 - 8:40am
April 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Jakubowski manifesto calls government 'gang of terrorists'; 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE — As the search continues for alleged gun thief Joseph Jakubowski, a Milwaukee TV station says it has obtained 35 pages of his anti-government...
April 13, 2017 - 9:35am
March 17, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Ellsworth among 6 cities to hold Walker budget hearings; man accused of poisoning wife with Visine; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Six public hearings, including one in Pierce County, have been scheduled across Wisconsin on Gov. Scott Walker's state budget proposal. The first hearing will be held April 3 at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. That will be followed by one on April 5 at State...
March 17, 2017 - 12:49pm