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North Hudson man charged with sex assault
October 17, 2017 - 7:45am
Extra police presence was deployed Wednesday, Oct. 18, at Prescott Middle School in the wake of suspected threats made the previous night during a volleyball game. File photo
Police investigate threats report at Prescott Middle School
October 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
The Hudson Common Council rejected a new proposed model for St. Croix EMS services. The model would have had partners pay their contribution based on 50 percent per capita and 50 percent per run call. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Hudson council rejects 50/50 EMS funding model
October 18, 2017 - 11:00am
In 1867, William and Henry Montmann built a brewery on the south shore of Lake Mallalieu. The brewery burned down in 1917 and with the onset of prohibition it was not rebuilt. Photo courtesy of the St. Croix County Historical Society
Historical Society hosts History Pub Crawl on Nov. 11
October 18, 2017 - 8:45am
Investigators met Sunday in the driveway of the town of Hudson home where authorities said a Glenwood City man murdered his mother. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
UPDATE: 'I would not have expected this,' murder suspect's landlord says
February 19, 2017 - 9:51am
'Card cracking' case cracked by Hudson police
October 17, 2017 - 7:50am
Christine Engel of River Falls is seeking the public's help in finding four bear lawn ornaments that were stolen from her yard. They are extremely important to her as they represent four children she has lost. "This is way darker than my bears were, mine are light brown with the fourth one a slight different brown. Although mine did have the wings, halo and cross necklace," Engel said. Anyone with information should contact the River Falls Police Department.
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
October 18, 2017 - 9:29am
Ingrid Blair, right, with her son Hunter. Hunter died in 2016 from an overdose, prompting Blair to work to educate the community on drug abuse and reducing the stigma. Photo courtesy of Ingrid Blair
Education is key in facing drug abuse
October 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
Steve Kromer
October 18, 2017 - 9:39pm
The family of Sue Marie Weiland walked in her memory at Turningpoint's Walk to Empower Saturday, Oct. 14 in River Falls. Weiland, of Somerset, was killed by her ex-boyfriend after she left him after years of abuse, according to the website justiceforsue.com. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
October 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
Donald J. Cahoy
October 18, 2017 - 9:39pm
A teacher at Lincoln Hills beaten by a teenage inmate says a court order to cut back on punishment has the teens "emboldened" and "basically running the show now." Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Corrections
Wisconsin roundup: Lincoln Hills teacher blames court injunction, state for beating; more state news stories
October 18, 2017 - 9:14am
Hudson football team manager Ryan Erickson hoists the Little Brown Jug after the Raiders defeated River Falls, 37-7, Friday night, Oct. 13, to keep the traveling trophy for the ninth straight year. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
Raiders keep jug; earn home playoff game
October 15, 2017 - 9:30am
Prescott city officials denied allegations of time card fraud last week in the aftermath of three police department firings. File photo
Prescott official: 'No doctored documents'
October 18, 2017 - 9:20am
The Olsons are enjoying their still unfinished "forever house." From top left: Chris, Jack, Jodi, Anna and Sam. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
The Olsons’ forever house is nearing completion
November 2, 2015 - 12:15pm