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St. Croix Prep Academy kids, staff and community partners set to restore prairie
Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Stan Karwoski
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Cheryl Anderson
County taps transportation kitty
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Cross Country: Woodbury runners Holiday, Romain are headed to state
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Newport Lutheran Church holds Halloween festival
Gibbs Farm celebrates old-fashioned Halloween
Monster Bash Halloween parade
Family fall festival at King of Kings
Zywiec's 'Haunting Experience'
arts and entertainment
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
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Real Estate Showcase
June 17, 2011
Uline packaging plans huge Hudson warehouse
Uline Inc., a privately-held, Wisconsin-based company that sells packaging equipment and supplies to businesses, plans to construct a 640,000-square-foot...
June 17, 2011 - 12:41pm
May 27, 2011
Franken, Kohl back St. Croix bridge proposal
U.S. senators Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Herb Kohl (D-Wis.), Al Franken (D-Minn.), and Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) introduced bipartisan legislation on Friday to move the St. Croix Bridge project forward. The proposed measure would exempt the project from the Wild and Scenic Riverway Act...
May 27, 2011 - 10:44am
May 25, 2011
Stillwater bridge supporters form coalition, urge Congress to support project
Supporters of a new St. Croix River Crossing today launched a broad-based, community-supported coalition to advocate for the construction of...
May 25, 2011 - 12:35pm
April 15, 2011
UPDATE: Wisconsin, Minnesota officials pledge support for Stillwater bridge
The promotional push for a new bridge over the St. Croix River is picking up steam. On Friday, Wisconsin Department of Transportation Secretary...
April 15, 2011 - 12:25pm
April 8, 2011
Stillwater Lift Bridge now closed, water continues to rise
The Stillwater Lift Bridge is now closed. The Minnesota Department of Transportation closed both directions of the bridge at 9 a.m. this morning under the watchful eye of about 10 spectators. Officials close the bridge when the water reaches 86.2 feet. The river is currently at...
April 8, 2011 - 10:44am
March 18, 2011
UPDATE: Stillwater bridge project gaining bi-partisan support
A small group of local residents showed up to cheer a group of politicians who toured the Stillwater, Minn. lift bridge Friday afternoon, March...
March 18, 2011 - 2:35pm
March 15, 2011
Gov. Walker to discuss budget today in Hudson
Gov. Scott Walker will be in Hudson this afternoon to discuss his budget, which includes a controversial component that eliminates collective bargaining for public unions. He will appear at 1:55 p.m. at Empire Buck, 1360 Livingstone Road, according to a news release. The release...
March 15, 2011 - 8:29am
March 8, 2011
Woodbury attorney organizing effort to recall Wis. senator
RIVER FALLS -- A petition drive to force a recall election for State Sen.
March 8, 2011 - 8:45am
March 4, 2011
Hudson teachers, district play waiting game
Hudson is waiting along with other school districts across the state to see what will happen if and when Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget bill passes. According to district Deputy Director Nancy Sweet, the Hudson Board of Education is expected to sign an agreement with the local...
March 4, 2011 - 11:10am
February 28, 2011
Protesters take to the streets in Hudson
Protesters gathered in Hudson for the second consecutive Saturday, voicing their disdain for Gov. Scott Walker's budget repair bill. The protesters...
February 28, 2011 - 7:49am
February 24, 2011
Environmental coalition seeks scaled down Stillwater bridge
A number of Minnesota and Wisconsin organizations last week released a letter signed by the Minnesota Environmental Partnership and 25 other...
February 24, 2011 - 12:36pm
February 21, 2011
Union supporters rally in Hudson
About 500 union members and supporters rallied in Hudson Saturday morning in protest of Gov. Scott Walker's plan to strip public employee unions of most of their rights. The gathering was organized by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees. Members of several...
February 21, 2011 - 11:56am
February 4, 2011
Bridge backers issue dueling letters
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wisconsin's Third District) sent a letter to Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker asking him to invest in transportation projects in the state and specifically support the St. Croix River Crossing Project. "As your administration reviews the urgent transportation...
February 4, 2011 - 12:23pm
January 19, 2011
Kieffer sees opportunity in Wis. governor's pro-business proclamation
A Woodbury lawmaker said she saw opportunity when Wisconsin's governor traveled to his state's border towns to make a pitch for Badger State...
January 19, 2011 - 1:36pm
December 17, 2010
M & I Bank being sold to Canada's BMO
Wisconsin's largest home-grown bank, with branch offices in Hudson, River Falls, Ellsworth, Woodbury, Minn., and 218 other locations in the two...
December 17, 2010 - 1:00pm