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Hands-free in Hudson? Goeltz family says it's time
Hudson DI team 'goes global'
MN to WI traffic chase ends in theft and drug charges for Hastings couple
Wisconsin roundup: Dredging underway on Mississippi River; more state news stories
crime and courts
VIDEO: A 'beary' surprising sighting in Hudson
Six Raiders are named All-BRC softball
Hudson shooters shine at state sporting clays
River Rats roll into 20th season
Groups collaborate on Houlton Art Bench
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
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Board Vacancy Notice- District 14
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: May 7, 2019 Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2019-03 - Compliance Maint. Report
AMENDED SUMMONS: Discover v. Jennifer A. Peterson; Case No. 19-CV-147
TOWN OF HUDSON: 6/25/19 Hearing - Schoenoff (Chickens)
EDC elects officers & directors at annual meeting
Hudson SpeedyLoan moves to a new location
Comfort Suites Hudson WI wins Gold!
Michelle K. Johnson Accepts Limited Partnership
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030; Allen S. King plant to close in 2028
Place a Business Announcement
Diane Marie Thompson
Harriet J. Salmon
Geraldine "Gerry" Wahlberg
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Editorial: Swimming proficiency is a local 'must'
Letters to the editor: Shame on us, America; Lies repeated often
Schachtner column: Celebrate and support our nursing assistants by expanding Medicaid
Daniel Bruch column: A school teacher, the State of Wisconsin, and National Flag Day!
Hudson Library Notes: Summer Reading program camps
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September 14, 2017
Police chief charged with sexual assault, misconduct in office
A western Wisconsin police chief faces multiple felonies after allegedly sexually assaulting a female officer who reported to him. St. Croix County District Attorney Michael Nieskes, working as special prosecutor for the Polk County District Attorney's Office, charged Clayton Police...
September 14, 2017 - 1:18pm
August 9, 2017
Bruder named Extension Director
As a new mother, Kristen Bruder found herself looking for tips and resources to assist a mother in caring for her child. Bruder said she received...
August 9, 2017 - 6:00am
July 24, 2017
Authorities confirm St. Croix River drowning death
Authorities confirmed the woman who fell into the St. Croix River over the weekend in Polk County has died. The woman, identified as 40-year-old...
July 24, 2017 - 11:42am
July 3, 2017
Somerset teen killed in Polk County crash
A 2017 Somerset High School graduate died Friday after his pickup truck crashed in rural Polk County. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said...
July 3, 2017 - 10:19am
April 11, 2017
Update: Authorities ID motorcyclist injured in rural Star Prairie
A western Wisconsin man was airlifted from St. Croix County last weekend after a motorcycle crash just north of the county line. Polk County...
April 11, 2017 - 9:18am
February 8, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker to present budget at 4 p.m.; competency exam ordered in Rusk County officer-slaying case; 10 more state news stories
MADISON — Republican Scott Walker will present the fourth two year state budget of his governorship Thursday afternoon.
February 8, 2017 - 8:31am
February 4, 2016
Former Polk County jailer given 30-year prison sentence
A former Polk County jail worker convicted of sexually assaulting female inmates is headed to prison. Judge Eugene Harrington on Monday sentenced former Polk County Sheriff’s Department corrections officer Darryl Christensen to 60 years, 30 of which must be spent in prison. The...
February 4, 2016 - 10:12am
August 27, 2015
Hudson man, River Falls woman arrested after high-speed pursuit (W/AUDIO)
Two people were arrested Thursday after a high-speed pursuit in northern St. Croix County that ended in Polk County. The suspects, a 43-year-old Hudson man and a 24-year-old River Falls woman, were taken into custody in Polk County after the vehicle they were in drove over stop...
August 27, 2015 - 5:32pm
July 28, 2015
UPDATE: Crash victims identified, all four from Hudson/North Hudson
Four Hudson-area residents were killed Monday in a rural Polk County plane crash. The pilot was identified Tuesday by the Polk County Sheriff’s...
July 28, 2015 - 1:58pm
October 26, 2009
Polk County farmer is first to be convicted for not registering his livestock
A Polk County farmer is the first in Wisconsin to be convicted for not registering his livestock with the state. The law is meant to help officials respond to disease outbreaks, like the one involving pigs in Clark County a couple years back. But Amish farmers say the registrations...
October 26, 2009 - 9:00am
July 28, 2009
Minnesota man charged in Polk County for hit and run injury
Prosecutors said a Minnesota man stole a semi-truck near St. Paul, drove to northwest Wisconsin, struck a man and pinned him and then drove away. Scott Black, 45, of suburban St. Paul was charged Monday in Polk County with felony hit and run while causing injury and three misdemeanor...
July 28, 2009 - 9:00am