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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 dies of apparent drowning in central Minnesota
April 29, 2017 - 9:38am
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
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
Negret Wine Company was evicted from its downtown Hudson location in January. (photo by Rebecca Mariscal)
Civil lawsuits lead to indefinite closure of Negret Wine Company
March 13, 2017 - 4:09pm
The new restaurant will have a Spanish-Cuban fusion feel to it. Small dishes and craft cocktails will be served. Photo courtesy of Marnie Marie Photography.
Pedro's Del Este opens next door
April 7, 2017 - 3:00pm
 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
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
The theme for the event’s 13th year is Once Upon a Time.
Students, community come together for art show
April 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
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
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
Wisconsin roundup: UW responds to campus 'free speech' bill; baked-goods question goes before judge; 9 more state news stories
April 28, 2017 - 9:12am
The Montpetit family resurrected General Sam’s on the banks of the Apple River. (Front row, from left): little boy, Breck Montpetit, Brooke Montpetit, Lizabeth Montpetit, Bryce Montpetit, little boy, Brody Montpetit; (back row) Baby, Amalie Montpetit, Brock Montpetit, Kelly Montpetit, John Montpetit. Photo by Tom Lindfors
Somerset restaurant rises from the ashes
April 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
Chef Josh Furman is in charge of food and service at Hudson's newest eatery, Club 304, right next door to Pudge's, one of Hudson's oldest establishments.  Furman is a graduate of the Le Cordan Bleu in the Twin Cities and has worked at a number of well known restaurants in the area. (photo by Meg Heaton)
Club 304 is Hudson's newest restaurant
February 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
Rezoning for the old dog track site was approved at the Hudson Common Council meeting Monday night. This mock up shows the current plan presented to the council in December. (submitted photo)
Dog track development moves forward, city looks at liquor licenses
March 2, 2017 - 6:00am
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