Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
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
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
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
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
 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
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
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
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)
Submitted photo
Hockey: U14 Blackcats take runner up at nationals
April 28, 2017 - 4:41pm
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
St. Croix County man sentenced to 12 years in prison
April 25, 2017 - 9:52am
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
An LGBT pride flag and its pole were found burnt in the area of Orange Street between Fifth and Eighth Streets Thursday morning. Another flag was burnt and a third is still missing. Submitted photo.
Hudson LGBT pride flags burned, stolen
April 6, 2017 - 1:57pm
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
Hudson's Bailee Dierks, left, passes the baton to teammate Kady Kochendorfer for the third led of the girls' 4x200 meter relay at the Hudson True Team Track and Field Invitational last Thursday at Newton Field. The pair teamed up with Lucy Fashingbauer and Lexi LeFever for a first place time of 1 minute, 47.01 seconds. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
Raiders sweep True Team Invite
April 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
EAGLE STORAGE: 5/5/17 Lien Sale Notice
April 24, 2017 - 11:22pm
randomness