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Wisconsin state news briefs: Lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct defeated in primary; and more state news stories
Knudson wins St. Croix Sheriff primary
Primary 2018 election results: Here’s how you voted
St. Croix EMS partners considering options, may leave contracts
Wisconsin state news briefs: Governor's tweet: ‘Of course I don't want a boycott of Harley-Davidson’; more state news stories
crime and courts
HTA starts youth development programs
Calling all curlers
10AAA second at Lake Hallie
Baseball: River Rats headed to Rib Lake
14U softball state champs
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: Police Dept. - Abandoned Bicycles & Property Auction
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 9/7/18, Case No. 18-CV-259
CITY OF HUDSON: 9/4/18 Hearing - Amend Code, Beekeeping
CITY OF HUDSON: 9/4/18 Hearing -LandDevCo- 5.54 Acres Rezone
CITY OF HUDSON: 9/4/18 Hearing -LandDevCo- 13.57 Acres Rezone
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Receives Service Award
Lueck opens Modern Woodmen office: New office in River Falls offers fraternal financial services
Local Photographer Receive 'Elite' Status
Troy wedding venue gets plan commission approval
Derrick Companies lose their founder
Place a Business Announcement
Marie C. Jensen
Marlene Adele Doran
Gregg Robert Sullivan
Francoise A. Jones
Robert J. Timbers
Henningsen 60th Anniversary
Larry and Jan Fussell
Letters to the editor: An extraordinary act of kindness; Longer Table was tremendous
Library column: STEAM at the Hudson Area Library
Send in the marine
Kathleen Vinehout is a strong choice
Letters to the editor: Generosity from all corners of the county; Proposed marijuana referendum is a political ploy
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August 9, 2018
Pastor column: An event that can make us all proud
For many of us, it's tough to meet new people, especially people who are different than us! It's tough to take risks and step out of our comfort...
August 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 5, 2018
Photos: 'Shipwrecked, Jesus Rescued' Vacation Bible School
The Bethel Lutheran Church Highland campus was transformed into a tropical island for "Shipwrecked, Rescued by Jesus" Vacation Bible School,...
August 5, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 4, 2018
Hudson pastor column: Build a bigger table, not a higher fence
If you are more fortunate than others, it's better to build a longer table than a taller fence. In this time of random violence, dissension,...
August 4, 2018 - 8:00pm
July 14, 2018
Pastor's column: This changes everything, local youth learned
Two weeks ago I was in Houston, Texas, with 25 of our youth for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America National Youth Gathering. Over 30,000 youth from across the United States attended. The conference theme, "This Changes Everything," shaped the activities, speakers, music and...
July 14, 2018 - 7:00am
July 7, 2018
Pastor's column: Best not to dish out revenge at all
I've never understood the phrase "revenge is a dish best served cold." I mean I understand the logic behind the statement — that you want...
July 7, 2018 - 7:49am
June 24, 2018
Pastor Viewpoint: Seeking spiritual solitude
Recently, I've been thinking more about the importance of solitude and down-time. I'm an introvert so I already have a great appreciation for having some free minutes carved into the day in order to recharge.
June 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 20, 2018
FCC Awana Clubs recognize achievements and service
Faith Community Church honored children and leaders at the annual Awana Clubs Awards Night on April 25. More than 300 children participated in...
May 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 21, 2018
This is not what I signed up for
Sometimes we interpret resistance the wrong way. We think if things don't go smoothly or the way we planned, then God is not in it. We often view tests as nothing more than an attack from the devil. These tests or trials, are opportunities to grow and advance, they may mean you are...
January 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 14, 2018
When, if ever, do we love Him enough?
My brother once referred to pop as "trinkle" for almost an entire year of his life just because he thought it would be funny. That alone should tell you all you need to know about him, but I'll continue. He once drank an entire container of boysenberry syrup at a Perkins at midnight...
January 14, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 29, 2017
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
A little boy sat in his sandbox one Saturday morning. He was playing with his pail and shovel as well as a number of toy cars and trucks. As he went about building roads in the soft sand, he came across a large rock at the bottom of his sandbox. He dug around the rock then pushed...
October 29, 2017 - 8:00am
October 15, 2017
Columbarium dedicated at St. Paul's Episcopal Church
The Rt. Rev. W. Jay Lambert officiated at the dedication and blessing of the new columbarium at St. Paul's Episcopal Church on Sunday, Oct. 8....
October 15, 2017 - 7:17am
September 3, 2017
Pastoral Reflections: Who are you when no one is looking?
This Pastoral Reflections column is written by Pastor John Lestock of Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Clay Dalrymple was a catcher who played for the Philadelphia Phillies in the mid 1960s. He had a strong throwing arm and solid defensive skills. Yet one of Clay's most memorable moments...
September 3, 2017 - 7:00am
August 9, 2017
Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
Hudson United Methodist pastor Dawn Jeffers Ramstad said establishing a dementia-friendly community is common sense. Since December 2016, she's...
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
Lisa Rambo to speak at outdoor service
Christ Center Assembly, Harvestime Outreach Church, The Why Church, Hill City Church and the River Community Church invite you to their Community...
August 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 24, 2017
Global partners to speak at Faith Community Church
Since 2014, Faith Community Church has partnered with Tutapona Trauma Rehabilitation, based in Uganda and the Middle East. Tutapona, meaning...
June 24, 2017 - 3:00pm