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Wisconsin roundup: Bulldozer mishap, panhandler’s wrist smashed, Iceland deaths, more state news stories
Photo gallery: Hudson High School Class of 2018 graduation
Wisconsin roundup: Workforce department touts Wis. job numbers; more state news stories
Hudson Destination Imagination teams head to Globals
crime and courts
Hudson second, RF third at BRC Golf Tourney
WIAA softball pairings: Hudson, River Falls to meet in first round
Hudson sweeps RF in BRC softball finale
Students win bookmark design contest
Hudson girls, River Falls boys win BRC track titles
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: 4/17/18 Organizational Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: April 9, 2018 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Liquor License App. - Milwaukee Burger Co.
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/19/18 Hearing -Basement, River City Center
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/19/18 Hearing - Filling/Grading River City Center
Onelove brings healing to Hudson
Fancy's Salon and KLASS give back to St. Croix Valley moms
Thrivent Financials Nesvold Earns Retirement Income Certified Professional Designation
St. Croix EDC elects directors and officers
Kudos for Hudson as new store opens
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Rudolph H. Miller
William "Bill" Shirley
Lana Marie Vogt
Larry Neil Fussell
Mae I. Lemberg
August Bernard Henn
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Letter to the editor: Registered National Hate Group in Hudson; Records request frustration
Pastor column: God is good in all season
Bill Rubin column: Play ball: Hope springs eternal
Daniel Bruch column: Proposing a purple reign (and no, this is not about the Vikings)
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May 19, 2018
Pastor column: God is good in all season
"So let's not get tired of doing what is good. At just the right time we will reap a harvest of blessing if we don't give up." Galatians 6:9 Last week, I spoke for the Senior Adult ministry conference from the church's oversight body. The topic of the conference was, "Passing the...
May 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 12, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: A promise that there is always more
Easter is a big deal! As it should be! We Christians think so highly of our founder we visit his grave to see what is not there. No other group of people in the world does this. We rejoice because he was there and now his grave is empty. This means the message of God's mercy and forgiveness...
May 12, 2018 - 10:00am
May 5, 2018
Pastor Viewpoint: Must our opponents be seen as enemies?
Have you noticed the world around us is narrowing in a troubling way? Once upon a time, it seemed possible to disagree with someone holding different opinions, or even different world views, yet to still respect them and even call them a friend. I remember the day when politicians...
May 5, 2018 - 11:19am
April 28, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: How can we bridge the divide?
One of my favorite Bible stories is the conversion of the Apostle Paul in Acts 9. In this story Paul still goes by the name Saul, and Saul is on his way to the town of Damascus to round up any and all supporters of Jesus and throw them in jail. Saul is a persecutor of Christians...
April 28, 2018 - 6:30pm
April 21, 2018
Hudson pastor column: A life of shameless jubilation
I remember it like it was yesterday. The year is 2011, and the day is Feb. 6. My family and I have been watching together as our beloved Green Bay Packers played the Pittsburgh Steelers in a game you might have heard of called the Super Bowl. It had started off well for us, the Packers...
April 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 14, 2018
Pastor Viewpoint: 'Ambassadors'
I have been reading the book of Daniel lately, and I believe that just like Daniel did in his day, Christians today can live distinctively and authentically Christian lives under any form of earthly government. In the United States, we are privileged to be living in a context of religious...
April 14, 2018 - 1:59pm
March 31, 2018
Pastor Viewpoint: Our conquering champion
Here we are at another annual holiday. We are in the middle of the week commonly known a Holy Week. As Christians, we are remembering our Savior in a number of ways. It's the time for looking back at the events of Jesus Christ almost 2,000 years ago. It's also the time for looking...
March 31, 2018 - 7:49am
March 24, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: A devotional for parenting
As I was sitting down to write this pastor's viewpoint during this Lenten season, I began to reflect on the Lenten disciplines of repentance, prayer, fasting, and works of love. All of these help us to grow closer to Christ. As I reflected on repentance and our need to seek forgiveness...
March 24, 2018 - 1:41pm
March 17, 2018
Pastor column: Hope has a name
As Easter approaches, I never cease to be amazed at the difference that the hope of the resurrection makes in our daily lives. The way we live today, is directly related to what we believe about our future. I recently read a true story about two soldiers who were captured as prisoners...
March 17, 2018 - 7:49am
Pastor Viewpoint: Keeping the faith
The morning after the Minnesota Vikings lost to the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game, my sports crazy oldest son texted me. In addition to a bad cold and several, unappealing approaching tests, he said he felt "dead inside." He had lost his zest for everything he was...
February 17, 2018 - 1:59pm
February 11, 2018
Pastor's column: Won't you be my neighbor?
"It's a beautiful day in this neighborhood, a beautiful day for a neighbor." (Theme song from Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood, PBS) Last week Tom Hanks was cast to play Fred Rogers in a biopic about Rogers life, "You Are My Friend." Personally, I am thankful that they are bringing Mr. Rogers'...
February 11, 2018 - 6:56am
February 3, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: Sin is not new, but repetitive
Whether we are priests, pastors or ministers, we share a lot in common — including listening to people. Often we are called upon to listen to people's problems, among which are folks' sins. In some churches there is formal opportunity for this to happen through a rite or sacrament...
February 3, 2018 - 2:02pm
January 27, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: Searching takes time, but is worth it
Have you ever looked for something and felt so frustrated about not finding it that you just gave up your search? A few days ago my oldest son Ethan was looking for a Lego so that He could finish building his Star Wars creation. As I sat there helping him look for the Lego, he said...
January 27, 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
January 7, 2018
Pastor viewpoint: Got any plans for the New Year?
Ahh, a new year! What will we see in this new year? If you think 2017 was a shocker, what might happen in 2018? There's no way to really know....
January 7, 2018 - 7:49am