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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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November 26, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: County officials in Wis. oppose separate Supreme Court election in 2020; more state news stories
More county officials in the state are opposing a plan to shift the election for Wisconsin Supreme Court in 2020.
November 26, 2018 - 9:53am
October 10, 2018
The chance to tour Hudson by trolley
A new way to tour Hudson and all it has to offer is now available for visitors and residents alike with the Hudson Trolley Company. From its...
October 10, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 21, 2018
Lockmaster, law enforcement emphasize boating safety
In his seven years as a lockmaster, Tim Tabery has seen boaters make many serious mistakes in the dangerous waters around a dam. "There is a...
August 21, 2018 - 12:50pm
August 3, 2018
Editorial: Fun turns serious in a good way
Tourism is big business in Wisconsin and getting bigger. State Tourism Secretary Stephanie Klett's statement "When you're having fun, we're having...
August 3, 2018 - 5:00am
June 11, 2018
Visitors spent $48 million in Hudson in 2017
Anyone in downtown Hudson on a summer day knows the city sees its share of visitors, but the city didn't know just what impact tourism has on...
June 11, 2018 - 9:00am
May 7, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Senate endorsement to take center stage at Wis. GOP convention; more state news stories
It doesn't guarantee a victory, but the endorsement of the party's candidate for U.S. Senate will be the big prize at next weekend's Republican...
May 7, 2018 - 9:29am
September 24, 2009
City Council boosts support for Chamber Tourism Bureau
The Hudson City Council on Monday night voted 5-1 to increase the Tourism Bureau's share of the city's room tax revenues to a minimum of 65 percent in 2010. The Tourism Bureau, operated by the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce, is receiving 60 percent of tax dollars collected by hotels,...
September 24, 2009 - 11:11am
August 21, 2009
The Phipps mansion is 125 years old
August is an anniversary month for the owners of the Phipps Inn. It was 125 years ago that William H. Phipps and his wife, Frances, built Hudson's...
August 21, 2009 - 1:11am
July 2, 2009
Tourism is important to St. Croix County
Traveler expenditures in St. Croix County in 2008 totaled an estimated $106.5 million, according to a report in the St. Croix Chronicle, a bimonthly publication of the St. Croix Economic Development Corp. The report cites the results of an annual traveler spending study commissioned...
July 2, 2009 - 1:13am
May 21, 2009
Chamber will distribute state tourism information
The Hudson Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau has stepped up to partner with the state Tourism Department by providing a location for Wisconsin tourist information at its office at 502 Second St. in downtown Hudson. As reported earlier, the State Department of Tourism has stopped...
May 21, 2009 - 8:07am
April 9, 2009
Tourism Center set to close
Sue Steele, a 23-year employee of the Wisconsin Tourism Center located in Hudson, assists St. Paul resident Connie Evans, who plans a bed-and-breakfast...
April 9, 2009 - 1:58am
September 2, 2008
High gas prices may have helped Wisconsin tourism
Wisconsin's tourism secretary says the summer business will probably end up above average in general, despite the June floods and $4 gas. Kelli Trumble said the season got off to a rough start, but July and August were busy, at least in the major tourist spots. Trumble said people...
September 2, 2008 - 9:00am
August 22, 2008
Community event planned in Hudson during Republican National Convention
With the Republican National Convention approaching in September and practically on the doorstep of Hudson in the Twin Cities, the community plans to show the state delegation and passing travelers what this city has to offer. In a collaborative effort among the St. Croix County...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Tourism needs August rebound of slumping season
Wisconsin tourist business people hope a busy August will help make up for a generally slow June and July. Maria Belke, who owns a canoe and cottage rental business in Waupaca, said the July 4th weekend was gangbusters, but it's like everybody took their vacations then, because they...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Tourism down at Apostle Islands
It's not just the flooding that's done a number on Wisconsin tourism. The Apostle Islands are at least 250 miles north of the flooded-out territory and their business is down 10 percent so far this summer. Bob Krumenaker, who runs the National Lakeshore near Bayfield, is not sure...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am