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Authorities said the man driving this car sustained serious injuries after a crash Thursday, April 27, in the town of Pleasant Valley. Submitted photo
River Falls man sustains serious injuries in crash
April 27, 2017 - 3:21pm
The swampy area that was searched was next to the channel between lakes Darling and Cowdry along the Central Lakes Trail.(Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
A four-door Chevrolet and a Chrysler minivan collided at the intersection of Carmichael and Hanley roads shortly after 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, in the city of Hudson. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Updated: Driver injured, tickets issued in crash at Carmichael and Hanley
November 13, 2015 - 3:50pm
 A new development is planned on the land of the former St. Croix Meadows Dog Track on Carmichael Road. The development will include a baseball field, brewery and more. Image courtesy of WSB.
Preliminary master plan approved for dog track site
April 24, 2017 - 12:06pm
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Hudson celebrates junior prom
April 24, 2017 - 11:26am
Mayo One crew members load a person onto the helicopter after a crash on Highway 63 at 830th Street in the town of Trenton. Anne Jacobson / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Beldenville man in 'fair' condition after Hager City-area crash
April 25, 2017 - 1:20pm
Runners take off at the start of the Les Berg Run/Walk last year in Lakefront Park. This year’s event will be held on May 17. Submitted photo.
Les Berg Walk/Run is May 17
April 29, 2017 - 8:00am
Bray Architects present a model of what the front of Hudson High School will look like after construction. The school year will start two weeks early in fall of 2017. (submitted photo)
Early start: School Board approves 2017-2018 calendar
November 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
River Falls residents Joe Schmitt, Wanda Brown and Phyllis Goldin, River Falls City Council member Hal Watson, St. Croix Valley GSA advocate Catherine Olson, Hudson resident Tony Bol and River Falls resident Tonya Schmitt met in River Falls April 20 to discuss a community response to LGBT flag crimes in the area. Submitted photo by Tony Bol.
St. Croix Valley responds to LGBT flag crimes
April 27, 2017 - 12:28pm
Junior midfielder Connor Cole spins away from an Appleton defender in a Hudson Area Lacrosse Association varsity boys game earlier this season. Submitted photo
Big weekend for boys lacrosse
April 28, 2017 - 7:00am
St. Croix County man sentenced to 12 years in prison
April 25, 2017 - 9:52am
Pier 500 owner Andrew Kron and his wife Jenna share a moment at one of the restaurant's back tables. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
'Sweethearts Weekend' bash to mark Pier 500's 10th anniversary
February 11, 2016 - 10:08am
Front Row - Grace Dietzman(St Croix Valley Fusion), Amber DeLong(SCV), Abbie Delong(SCV), Sydney Seeley(SCV), Caitlyn Erickson(Western WI Stars), Nikki Olund(Hudson), Mallory Thompson(Hud.), and Maddie Buck(SCV) 
Back Row - Bailey Erickson(Asst. coach), Tony Erickson(Asst. coach ), Juneau Paulsen(SCV), Hailey Schumacher(SCV), Sydney Hahn(Western WI), Jaden Woiwode(SCV), Taylor Wandschneider(Hudson), Lilly Accola(SCV), Bailey Williams(WW), Quinn Winkoski(Hudson), and Mike DeLong(head coach)
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Hockey: U14 Blackcats take runner up at nationals
April 28, 2017 - 4:41pm
Hailey Hess and Halle Powers battling for a ground ball during practice. Photo by Fred Sobottka
Girls lacrosse kicks off inaugural season April 22
April 22, 2017 - 11:29am
The two porches at Pudge's have been drawing a lot of attention from the public, anxious to see the changes inside. The project, two years in the making, is nearing completion with the restaurant, Club 304,  opening soon.
Pudge's: a Hudson legend reborn
February 8, 2017 - 2:00pm