Local Partners

RJ’s Meat is an old-fashioned family meat market. Founded in 1987 and built on a commitment to quality and service, the ingredients in their products are purchased and used for their quality and consistency. NWCO is proud to partner with RJ’s Meats to produce the Gold Medal-winning “Negret Salami”.

Located in the Saint Croix River Valley, Trout Brook Vineyard has been growing grapes since 1993. Specializing in cold-hardy hybrids of the refined vitus vinifera and the wild vitus riparia, Trout Brook Vineyard believes that a healthy vine is the foundation for vigorous fruit and delicious wine.

Bluff Stone Vineyard is a small, commercial vineyard which was established in 2010. The property sits high on the rolling countryside seven miles south of Lake City, and currently produces three varieties of cold hardy grapes: Sabrevois, Louise Swenson, and Edelweiss.

Knoke’s Nuts & More is a new adventure for owner, Dave Knoke. He started Knoke’s Chocolates 15 years ago with a small location in downtown Hudson. He then expanded to a much larger location 2 years ago just 2 doors away from where he started. Hand making the very popular chocolate creations, he is now merging two great tastes into one.

St. Croix EDC: Maybe you’re a new business in need of start-up funds or an established company looking for help with a capital investment. St. Croix EDC can help you access many financing programs, some below market rate. We’ll also help you make sense of tax credits, block grant loans, and other economic opportunities.

With over 25 years in the catering business, we continue to proudly serve the Twin Cities Metro area, as well as the Greater St. Croix Valley in Western Wisconsin. Our event specialists will work closely with you, to understand your specific needs, and can offer great options for every budget. Catering all types and sizes of events from the casual to the elaborate, our expertise lends itself to your peace of mind.

The Hudson Hot Air Affair is the premier winter ballooning event and winter festival in the Midwest. Thousands of visitors head to the St. Croix Valley in west central Wisconsin on the first full weekend in February.

The Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau is the unified voice for nearly 500 businesses, and representative of the Hudson Area Business Community and Tourism efforts. It is recognized as the champion for economic prosperity for its members and the local community, and believes we can strengthen our business community by working together.

County Market Hudson is a 71,000 square foot supermarket in Hudson, Wisconsin. Along with the freshest Produce, Floral, Deli, Bakery and Meat Departments, they also offer many extras at their Service Counter, including Dry Cleaning and Shoe Repair, and have a full-service Pharmacy and Postal Contract station in-store. They are the freshest spot in Hudson!

The New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau work hards to improve the quality of life for Chamber members and residents alike. That commitment is demonstrated in the Chamber’s mission statement: “The New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau advocates the interests of its members to promote economic and community development.”


Tailoring every detail to your needs to create the perfect event. Pairing impeccable service with perfectly prepared food. Every ingredient blending together to create the perfect bite. That’s Pair-fection catering.

The Hudson Independent Business Association was formed back in 2007 as a special group within the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau. Over 40 businesses strong, this association supports local independent businesses in Hudson, Wisconsin via promotional marketing and by hosting special events.

Wineries of Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Winery Association (WWA) is a membership organization of the permitted wineries located here.  Together, we support winery owners with information on regulations and legislation; through education, WWA assists winemakers with the production of quality wines and for consumers, WWA promotes the state’s beautiful wineries and the wonderful wines produced here.