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Three Hudson elementaries receive school counseling award
Battle over Wisconsin's 'dark store loophole' touches New Richmond, Hudson
Woodbury dentist faces arson charge following Bass Lake fire
Wisconsin roundup: Former Sen. Vinehout’s family safe, but all else lost in house fire; Evers eyeing pot decriminalization; more state news
States exploring tax reciprocity plan
crime and courts
Wrestling: Hatch, Hansen qualify for state
Boys Basketball: Raiders push win streak to nine
Everyone in the pool: Raiders claim sectional swim and dive title
Sports Calendar: Feb. 13-23
Hockey playoffs: Both Raider teams advance
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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CITY OF HUDSON: Resolution No. 1-19 (Adopt Fee Schedule)
CITY OF HUDSON: January 21, 2019 Council Meeting Minutes
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 2/28/19, 4 pm; Wisconsin Street Storage, Hudson
DIVORCE SUMMONS: Ciarra B. Hallis v. Daniel T. Sims; Case 19FA23
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: Request For Proposals - Nutrition Services
Phillips-Medisize breaks ground on new Hudson facility
Discover Wisconsin names Hudson a 2018 Choice Destination
Nostalgia takes its place in Hudson
Timberwolves/Lynx leader to speak at Hudson Chamber event
HUDSON CHEERS PABLO
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Jerome E. "Jerry" Polasky
Shirley M. Fredrick Clements
Joy L. Beck
Pamela K. Vier
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Savannah Lynn Sundby
Editorial: Constitutional crisis is true national emergency
Wild Side Column: Feeding my fishing addiction
Hudson Library Notes: Adult story time at Hop and Barrel
Editorial: Don't be so quick to plow ahead
Letters to the editor: Grateful to city employees; Hudson needs public transportation
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February 8, 2019
Hammond attic fire takes four-plus hours to subdue; family makes it out OK
HAMMOND -- A Thursday night house fire at 1075 Ridgeway St. in Hammond left three people, a husband and wife and their daughter, with an unlivable...
February 8, 2019 - 3:02pm
December 14, 2018
Election filings underway for April 2019
With the Nov. 6 mid-term election still resonating in the minds of voters, it's time to turn our attention to the April 2019 election. The nomination...
December 14, 2018 - 8:00am
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
September 4, 2018
Kinnickinnic Historic Church celebrating 150th anniversary
On Saturday, Sept. 15, and Sunday, Sept. 16, the Kinnickinnic Historical Association will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Kinnickinnic...
September 4, 2018 - 8:00am
August 8, 2018
Heartland Days events moving to tractor pull site
The biggest change to 2018 Hammond Heartland Days is that almost every event during this year's festival will be moved to the tractor pull site...
August 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 11, 2018
Cops on alert from $25K Wis. fireworks theft arrest 4 men allegedly packing burglary tools
Officers on alert following a $25,000 fireworks theft in Somerset arrested a group of Twin Cities men in June after they arrived in the middle...
July 11, 2018 - 10:54am
May 29, 2018
Hammond woman killed, 2 others seriously injured in crash
A Hammond woman was killed and two other people involved in a Memorial Day weekend crash were seriously injured, according to Polk County authorities....
May 29, 2018 - 4:20pm
May 12, 2018
Community leaders celebrate U.S. Small Business Week
St. Croix EDC joined community leaders in New Richmond, Hudson, Hammond and Somerset to recognize businesses during U.S. Small Business Week,...
May 12, 2018 - 11:46am
January 11, 2018
Who's running for local office in April?
As the filing deadline passed last week, contests developed for 14 of the 19 districts for St. Croix County Board, as well as Hudson mayor, the District 3 seat on the Hudson Common Council, and three open seats on the North Hudson Village Board. Spring elections will be held April...
January 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 22, 2017
Candidates line up for Harsdorf’s former seat
Seven candidates have filed paperwork to run in a special election to fill the state Senate seat vacated by newly appointed Agriculture Secretary Sheila Harsdorf. Voters will choose replacements Jan. 16 for the Senate District 10 seat, which has state Reps. Adam Jarchow, of Balsam...
November 22, 2017 - 9:50am
'Moved by the music': Project features St. Croix Valley composer, students, teachers
Each year, more than 1,300 high school and around 1,200 middle level students audition for roughly 730 spots in the high school and middle level...
October 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 17, 2017
Chamber Business of the Month: Ras' on Main
Ras' on Main, located at 855 Davis St., Hammond, was established in 1996 by local man Glen Rasmussen. Rasmussen was born and raised in Hammond...
October 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
April 18, 2017
DEMOLISHED: 150-year-old Hammond Hotel comes down
The Hammond Hotel, the iconic business and structure that has been standing at the main intersection of highways 12 and T in the Village of Hammond...
April 18, 2017 - 12:39pm
April 1, 2017
Man charged with eighth OWI
A Hammond man was charged with his eighth drunken-driving offense after his vehicle drew the attention of a St. Croix County sheriff's deputy. The deputy reported seeing an SUV stopped at 5:55 a.m. on a town of Hammond road that allegedly began driving once the officer approached...
April 1, 2017 - 7:49am
March 14, 2017
Hammond Hotel: ‘It’s time for a new era’
The Hammond Hotel, an iconic business and structure that has been standing at the main intersection of highways 12 and T in the Village of Hammond since the 1870s, will be torn down within the next month or two and replaced with a new bar/restaurant facility. According to Andrew Schmitz,...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am