HUDSON, WI -- On Thursday, February 16, 2017, the St. Croix EDC
honored its 2016 business of the year winners at R&D Banquet Hall in
rural New Richmond, Wisconsin. The 2016 honorees are Oliphant Brewing
(Village of Somerset) as Emerging Business of the Year; Wisconsin
Lighting (City of New Richmond) as Small Business of the Year; and Croix
Gear & Machining (City of Hudson) as Business of the Year. Trudy
Popenhagen, a retired community service manager with Xcel Energy,
received the 2016 EDC Director Award.