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Houlton Elementary students celebrate reaching a summer reading minutes goal with an all-school reading event one afternoon in late fall. Submitted photo
Houlton Elementary: 1 of 4 'Green Ribbon Schools'
May 28, 2017 - 8:00am
Stabbing reported in Hudson
May 23, 2017 - 11:46am
Hudson police reports: Bridge camper, 'A Mother's Day drink'
May 26, 2017 - 7:00am
Complaint: Meth, scale among items seized in raid
May 26, 2017 - 11:16am
Update: Person hospitalized after gas leak at Hudson High School
May 26, 2017 - 10:14am
CALENDAR: What activities are going on this week?
May 27, 2017 - 7:00am
James Douglass Mitchell. Photo courtesy Minnesota Department of Corrections
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
May 26, 2017 - 11:49am
Law enforcement had to break out the back window of a 1999 Grand Am to extricate a driver whose car was pinned against a cement median by a semi-tractor in a crash early Saturday afternoon in Hudson. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin State Patrol
Semi truck pins car in Saturday crash
May 20, 2017 - 9:17pm
STEM Solvers (from left to right): Annika Lautenbach, Lilly Andersen, Sadie Hedding and Ella Sutherland. Photo submitted by Christopher Deleon
Hudson Middle School students win $10,000 in STEM competition
May 21, 2017 - 7:00am
A St. Croix County Administration Committee proposal to discuss a living wage ordinance drew mixed input during a public comment period. Jeff Smith, left, spoke in favor of the ordinance after a similar policy was established in his home of Eau Claire County, while Roberts resident John Kraft said it would hurt businesses. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia.
Committee discusses living wage ordinance for St. Croix County
May 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
Howard Bennett
Business owner arrested after Hudson meth bust
May 16, 2017 - 3:56pm
Sandra Storrs Begin, 64
May 28, 2017 - 9:37pm
Hudson junior Matthew Sparstad beats New Richmond’s Ben Peterson to the hoop for a fast-break layup in the first half of the Raider boys basketball team’s 56-40 win over the Tigers last Friday night at the high school. Sparstad was one of three players in double figures in scoring in the win with 11 points. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Raider boys open season with two victories
December 10, 2014 - 11:02am
Ronald D. "Bud" Iverson
May 28, 2017 - 9:37pm
The Rush River was way past its banks on the morning of Thursday, May 20. Photo courtesy of Crystal Peterson-Raleigh
Update: Storms close roads in St. Croix County
May 18, 2017 - 9:08am