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Council approves annexation agreement for town of Troy land
Wisconsin roundup: Field of Dems seeking to oust Walker reaches single digits; more state news stories
WITC students lend hand in St. Croix County body-cam project
Wisconsin roundup: Marquette poll finds Walker leading potential election opponents; more state news stories
Body of evidence: St. Croix County poised for camera launch as legislation gets fresh look
crime and courts
Holbrook steps down as UWRF women's basketball coach
Softball: Six Raiders named All-BRC
Raider shooters shine at state
Baseball: River Rats bitten by Cobras
ABC, Raider Pride football camps set dates
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: Ad For Bids- Heggen St. Trail Improvements
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/14/18 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH:2018-19 Liquor License Applications
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Roger J. Lynn Estate; Case No. 18-PR-44
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 7/19/18, Case No. 18-CV-217
New chiro moves into Hudson Headache office
Photo: Down goes the dog track
Corbin's Cup Golf Tournament for BRIDGE set for July 26
Visitors spent $48 million in Hudson in 2017
When Community is Family
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Gerald A. Hoel
Jean Ann Glasbrenner
Bonnie Mae Babl Ion
Robert E. Gartmann
Doris "Dorie" Graham
Larry and Jan Fussell
August Bernard Henn
Letters to the editor: Feeding the fish; Now the elites are in utter turmoil
Letters to the editor: We have no legal fees; Guaranteeing paid family leave
Pastor column: A challenge for Fathers Day
Daniel Bruch column: Resetting our moral compass
Hudson Library column: Calling all wizards!
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June 11, 2018
Visitors spent $48 million in Hudson in 2017
Anyone in downtown Hudson on a summer day knows the city sees its share of visitors, but the city didn't know just what impact tourism has on...
June 11, 2018 - 9:00am
May 7, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Senate endorsement to take center stage at Wis. GOP convention; more state news stories
It doesn't guarantee a victory, but the endorsement of the party's candidate for U.S. Senate will be the big prize at next weekend's Republican...
May 7, 2018 - 9:29am
September 24, 2009
City Council boosts support for Chamber Tourism Bureau
The Hudson City Council on Monday night voted 5-1 to increase the Tourism Bureau's share of the city's room tax revenues to a minimum of 65 percent in 2010. The Tourism Bureau, operated by the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce, is receiving 60 percent of tax dollars collected by hotels,...
September 24, 2009 - 11:11am
August 21, 2009
The Phipps mansion is 125 years old
August is an anniversary month for the owners of the Phipps Inn. It was 125 years ago that William H. Phipps and his wife, Frances, built Hudson's...
August 21, 2009 - 1:11am
July 2, 2009
Tourism is important to St. Croix County
Traveler expenditures in St. Croix County in 2008 totaled an estimated $106.5 million, according to a report in the St. Croix Chronicle, a bimonthly publication of the St. Croix Economic Development Corp. The report cites the results of an annual traveler spending study commissioned...
July 2, 2009 - 1:13am
May 21, 2009
Chamber will distribute state tourism information
The Hudson Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau has stepped up to partner with the state Tourism Department by providing a location for Wisconsin tourist information at its office at 502 Second St. in downtown Hudson. As reported earlier, the State Department of Tourism has stopped...
May 21, 2009 - 8:07am
April 9, 2009
Tourism Center set to close
Sue Steele, a 23-year employee of the Wisconsin Tourism Center located in Hudson, assists St. Paul resident Connie Evans, who plans a bed-and-breakfast...
April 9, 2009 - 1:58am
September 2, 2008
High gas prices may have helped Wisconsin tourism
Wisconsin's tourism secretary says the summer business will probably end up above average in general, despite the June floods and $4 gas. Kelli Trumble said the season got off to a rough start, but July and August were busy, at least in the major tourist spots. Trumble said people...
September 2, 2008 - 9:00am
August 22, 2008
Community event planned in Hudson during Republican National Convention
With the Republican National Convention approaching in September and practically on the doorstep of Hudson in the Twin Cities, the community plans to show the state delegation and passing travelers what this city has to offer. In a collaborative effort among the St. Croix County...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Tourism needs August rebound of slumping season
Wisconsin tourist business people hope a busy August will help make up for a generally slow June and July. Maria Belke, who owns a canoe and cottage rental business in Waupaca, said the July 4th weekend was gangbusters, but it's like everybody took their vacations then, because they...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Tourism down at Apostle Islands
It's not just the flooding that's done a number on Wisconsin tourism. The Apostle Islands are at least 250 miles north of the flooded-out territory and their business is down 10 percent so far this summer. Bob Krumenaker, who runs the National Lakeshore near Bayfield, is not sure...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
May 20, 2008
High gas prices might boost Wisconsin tourism
With prices in the $4 a gallon range, it may be painful to pull into the pump.
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am