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Willow River Elementary celebrates 14th annual Young Author Day
HMS Student Council holds CCH Spelling Bee
Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
Wisconsin state news briefs: Private investment firm buys Shopko Optical, announces its plans, and more state news stories
Man charged with sex trafficking in Woodbury from behind bars
crime and courts
Boys Golf: Raiders clinch BRC title
WIAA Softball: Hudson to open playoffs at home; RF on road
Baseball: Raiders fall to Rice Lake in extras
Friendship Games for local students with special needs grows bigger
Youth Day at gun club June 1
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: Ordinance No. 877(2019) - Parks
STORAGE SALE- ONLINE AUCTION: 6/3/19 for Carefree Self Storage, Hudson, WI
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/3/19 Liquor License Hearing - Omerta
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/4/19 Hearing - Madison Ave. Wine Permit
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: James D. Rupert Estate; Case No. 19-PR-46
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
National Travel and Tourism Week is May 5-11
May Fair coming Mother's Day weekend
Hudson's Octagon House Museum opens May 3
Annual colt sale set for May 4 at UWRF
Place a Business Announcement
Lois "Cookie" Jordahl
Lois M. "Cookie" Jordahl
Rodney Allen Gullixson
William "Uncle Bill" Boumeester
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Letters to the editor: FYI for Town of Hudson residents; The Civil War was a Constitutional crisis
Pastor column: Play on dearly beloved people of God
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Hudson Library Notes: An evening with author David Housewright
Letters to the editor: Full crisis mode; Negative reactions amaze me
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Hudson Common Council
May 7, 2019
Vine Street closing for construction
Construction on Vine Street from Ninth to Wisconsin streets begins this week in Hudson. The street will be closed to through traffic. Construction...
May 7, 2019 - 10:34am
Council postpones small animal, reptile ordinance
Action on a zoning ordinance that would include small animal or reptile education businesses was postponed by the Hudson Common Council Monday...
May 7, 2019 - 10:31am
April 23, 2019
Liquor license transfer denied by town of Troy
The town of Troy did not approve a liquor license transfer agreement with the city of Hudson, the Hudson Common Council heard Monday night. The...
April 23, 2019 - 11:46am
April 16, 2019
City approves parking ordinance updates
The Hudson Common Council approved updates to the city's parking ordinance that reflect its efforts to address parking concerns downtown. Nick...
April 16, 2019 - 9:36am
April 9, 2019
Hudson Council starts search for city admin
The Hudson Common Council approved working with Public Administration Associates to recruit a new city administrator. Current City Administrator...
April 9, 2019 - 12:07pm
City to enter into negotiations with Lakeview EMS
With a tie-breaking vote from Mayor Rich O'Connor, the Hudson Common Council approved 4-3 to enter into contract negotiations with Lakeview EMS...
April 9, 2019 - 11:27am
March 28, 2019
City approves parking ordinance updates
The Hudson Common Council approved updates to the city’s parking ordinance that reflect its efforts to address parking concerns downtown. Nick Colianni of the city’s parking work group presented recommendations from the group based on the parking study completed by Rich and Associates...
March 28, 2019 - 1:27pm
March 27, 2019
Meet the Hudson Common Council candidates
The April 2 election will see incumbents on the ballot for city of Hudson districts 1, 5 and 6. Though they are running unopposed, the Star-Observer...
March 27, 2019 - 5:00pm
Council approves bonding for fire station, streets
The Hudson Common Council approved going out for nearly $6 million in borrowing as it began the process to fund its upcoming projects. The bonding...
February 27, 2019 - 9:00am
February 26, 2019
EMS debate turns heated as accusations fly
Though the EMS ad hoc committee did not meet Monday, Feb. 25 the topic still brought tense debate at the Hudson Common Council meeting. Council...
February 26, 2019 - 11:54am
February 5, 2019
Citizens, officers receive life saving awards
Police Chief Geoff Willems recognized two officers and two citizens at the council meeting Monday, Feb. 4 for lifesaving efforts. On Jan. 15...
February 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 22, 2019
Council approves liquor license transfer
The Hudson Common Council approved accepting a liquor license from the town of Troy for a license fee of $30,000, pending final approval from...
January 22, 2019 - 8:00pm
City gets a look at new fire hall plans
Hudson Common Council members saw a glimpse of what the new fire hall will be like on Monday night. A study of the department's needs in 2017...
January 22, 2019 - 12:22pm
January 9, 2019
City moving forward with liquor license transfer
Town of Troy is willing to transfer a liquor license to the city of Hudson, for a fee of $30,000, the Hudson Common Council heard Monday night....
January 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
January 8, 2019
EMS options narrowed to St. Croix and Lakeview
The city of Hudson and its partners have narrowed the search for EMS services down to two proposals — current provider St. Croix EMS and...
January 8, 2019 - 1:32pm