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HMS student approached by suspicious person
Hudson Common Council approves future capital projects
Wisconsin roundup: Lame-duck legislation would face longer odds under senator’s bill; Superior inferno; more state news stories
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Wisconsin roundup: Democrats, critics blast Walker for signing lame-duck bills into law; more state news stories
crime and courts
Swim and dive takes Santa Invite
Raider wrestlers step up, place 4th at Fondy Invite
Girls Basketball: Second-half surge sparks Raiders
St. Croix Heritage Area seats new board of directors
Girls Hockey: Fusion top Raiders in BRC opener
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
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VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2018-06 (Adopt 2019 Budget)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2018-07 (Hazard Mitigation Plan)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Ordinance No. 03-2018
CITY OF HUDSON: 1/7/19 Hearing - Resolution 19-18 (Discontinue Street)
CITY OF HUDSON: Resolution No. 21-18 (Hazard Mitigation Plan)
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
First National Bank of River Falls Surprises UWRF Student With a Free Semester of Tuition
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Matthew Beeson, MD.
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
Octagon House opens for holiday tour season
Place a Business Announcement
Mary Van Allen
Arlette "Pat" Murphy
Jeffrey "Jeff" Johnson
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Savannah Lynn Sundby
Letters to the editor: Minnesota surplus, Wisconsin deficit; St. Croix County yellow vest revolt time?
Wild Side Column: Back to the Suwannee River Delta
Hudson Library Notes: Hudson Family Health Festival
Parking, snow removal: Winter season reminders
Letters to the editor: Kudos to YMCA for replacing styrofoam cups
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October 30, 2018
Woodville woman accused of fleecing gas station of $37K
A former Woodville gas station manager faces felony charges in St. Croix County Circuit Court after allegedly embezzling tens of thousands of...
October 30, 2018 - 12:09pm
October 8, 2018
Yellowstone Trail Heritage Day on Oct. 13
The annual Yellowstone Trail Heritage Day is Saturday, Oct. 13. This county-wide celebration offers family-friendly fun for all. Fall activities...
October 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 6, 2018
Woodville man accused of impersonating officer on Facebook
A St. Croix County man allegedly used a drug investigator's name to create a fake Facebook account and needle a woman about drug dealing. Investigators...
July 6, 2018 - 5:00am
April 7, 2018
Man convicted of 7th OWI headed to prison
A St. Croix County man convicted of his seventh drunken-driving offense was sentenced last week to prison. Woodville resident Joseph A. Lynum...
April 7, 2018 - 10:00pm
February 22, 2018
Child porn charges filed against 3 more in St. Croix County
The aftermath of a Super Bowl-timed sex crime sting revealed details from more suspects rounded up this month in St. Croix County. Criminal complaints...
February 22, 2018 - 4:44pm
February 6, 2018
Racial bullying at B-W schools sparks safety concerns for students
When Amiya Murphy moved to Baldwin last year, she was excited to start at a new school. After moving from Eau Claire, she found the sprawling...
February 6, 2018 - 8:30pm
September 25, 2017
Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
A 39-year-old western Wisconsin man suspected of jumping bail is in custody after an hours-long standoff with authorities in Woodville Sunday,...
September 25, 2017 - 3:50pm
April 26, 2017
After cheesy intro, serious issues reign in state panel's Ellsworth stop
ELLSWORTH — Ginny Ballantine and Vicki Datt were among dozens of Wisconsinites who signed up to speak last week to members of a key legislative...
April 26, 2017 - 7:57am
April 6, 2017
Plea agreement reached in Woodville bank robbery case
MADISON — A man facing federal charges in a 2016 St. Croix County bank robbery pleaded guilty last week in the case. Federal prosecutors...
April 6, 2017 - 4:04pm
Bank robbery reported in St. Croix County
Authorities were searching for a suspect after a Thursday morning bank robbery in Woodville. The robbery happened just after 10 a.m., according...
October 6, 2016 - 12:19pm
January 25, 2016
Workplace accident suspected in death of Baldwin man
A worker at a Woodville-based business died Friday after a suspected workplace accident. Woodville Police Chief Lori Hetfeld said in a news release that officers were called at 2:27 p.m. to St. Croix Castings for a workplace incident. Baldwin resident Brian Dennis Omann, 41, was pronounced...
January 25, 2016 - 12:45pm
January 20, 2016
St. Croix EDC announces 3 firms, distinguished member to be honored
A new winery in the Town of Kinnickinnic, a Woodville casting firm, a multi-national corporation with a strong presence in Hudson and New Richmond and an attorney with an area law firm have been named recipients of 2015 awards to be presented by the St. Croix County Economic Development...
January 20, 2016 - 10:45am
December 31, 2014
Baby ejected during Sunday night rollover near Woodville survives
WOODVILLE -- A Chicago woman told troopers she dozed off while driving I-94 westbound, just west of the Woodville exit Sunday evening. Her car drifted onto the shoulder and when she overcorrected, lost control of the vehicle causing it to enter the west ditch and roll several times. When...
December 31, 2014 - 10:56am
July 24, 2014
Stolen vehicle leads state patrol on high speed chase
A 20-year-old Boyceville man is facing charges of felony eluding and operating a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent after allegedly...
July 24, 2014 - 8:58am
May 22, 2014
29-mile police chase ends in crash
A man and a woman are facing multiple felony counts after allegedly stealing a car, stealing gas, leading law enforcement officers on a high...
May 22, 2014 - 9:35am