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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
New Richmond police seek help locating suspect
More than 60 schools participating in 8th year of HealthPartners PowerUp School Challenge
crime and courts
Boys Hockey: Raiders top Wildcats
Girls Hockey: Raiders, Fusion battle to tie
Raider wrestlers third at Pony Stampede
Sports Schedule: Jan. 16-26
Boys Hockey: Raiders beaten in OT
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
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Robert Keith Damon Sr.
Allen Paul Penfield
Amelia "Mel" Ringer
Rev. Verle Everett Holsteen
Judith Ann Haugerud
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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October 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Trump subsidy cutoff spurs 36 percent Obamacare hike in Wis.; more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsinites on Obamacare will pay an average of 36 percent more to stay on the Affordable Care Act next year.
October 13, 2017 - 9:13am
October 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Baldwin leads U.S. Senate money race — by far; more state news stories
MADISON — U.S. Senate Democrat Tammy Baldwin has raised another $2.4 million for her re-election bid next year, while her two GOP challengers...
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
September 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
It's the first day of fall, but you wouldn't know it by the sweltering forecast for Wisconsin. Afternoon highs will be in the 90s in southern...
September 22, 2017 - 9:57am
August 23, 2017
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
Kevin Larson found himself in a room with Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) Monday, Aug. 15 in Marshfield. The administrator of Spring Valley Health...
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 9, 2017
Business leaders talk local economy, transportation with Duffy
Business leaders told a Wisconsin congressman that workers in the Hudson area need better access to transportation. U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy toured...
August 9, 2017 - 12:08pm
August 2, 2017
Bill takes aim at ‘modernizing’ state’s alcohol laws
Craft breweries would be allowed to expand, wineries would be open until 2 a.m. and communities could offer more liquor licenses, according to...
August 2, 2017 - 7:16am
July 12, 2017
Would-be taproom legislation not dead, lawmaker says
A proposal that critics say could spell doom for taprooms in Wisconsin breweries remains afloat, according to an Assembly member. Rep. Shannon...
July 12, 2017 - 3:02pm
July 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Milwaukee's Gronik enters governor race as Walker war chest grows; 8 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee businessman Andy Gronik has announced his plans to run against Gov. Scott Walker next year. On Twitter Tuesday, the...
July 11, 2017 - 12:43pm
June 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Senate, Assembly remain divided as budget process stalls; Trump speaking in Waukesha; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — The current state budget is scheduled to expire in three weeks, and the process for adopting a new two year package remains stalled....
June 13, 2017 - 8:07am
June 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Dozens sickened after attending Chippewa Falls festival; education plan reveals legislative rift; 8 more state news stories
CHIPPEWA FALLS — Chippewa County health officials are working with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services to determine the source of a...
June 7, 2017 - 9:13am
June 6, 2017
Walker touts education proposal at Hudson High School
There is generally not a lot to hold students' attention on the last day of school. And then the state's chief executive arrives. That is what...
June 6, 2017 - 2:02pm
May 25, 2017
Western Wisconsin lawmaker eyes gubernatorial bid
The state budget is slowly taking shape in Madison as lawmakers enter the session's home stretch. But not for Kathleen Vinehout. She's already...
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Former GOP candidate gearing up to challenge Baldwin?; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — A big stock sale raises speculation that Republican Eric Hovde might pay for his own U.S. Senate campaign for a second time. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says the Madison investor has sold $14 million of stock in the technology firm of ePlus, for which Hovde has been...
May 15, 2017 - 8:36am
May 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Panel wants legislative oversight of veterans fund transfers; bill to punish campus speech disruptions gets public hearing; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- State lawmakers want more of a say in a trust fund for veterans' benefits, after $55 million were transferred to that fund from the King Veterans Home. The Joint Finance Committee voted unanimously Thursday to make the veterans' agency notify the panel about proposed fund...
May 12, 2017 - 9:12am
May 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers speak up in response to Comey firing; 9 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A Republican congressman from Wisconsin joined a chorus of voices raising concerns about the timing of President Donald Trump's...
May 10, 2017 - 10:16am