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The first patrons to cross the threshold into the new Hudson Area Joint Library were from left Anders Beyer, 12, Kyle Krassau, 11, and Ethan Millett, 10. All three boys gave the new facility thumbs up and were eager to explore "all the great space." Photo by Meg Heaton

Library opens to rave reviews

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The Hudson Area Joint Library has a new address, a lot more space and a great view.

There was a small crowd waiting for the door to open at the new facility Tuesday morning. Located at 700 First St., the library now occupies most of the building at the corner of Vine and First streets, just across the street from Lakefront Park and the St. Croix River and right next door to The Phipps Center for the Arts.


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Meg Heaton
Meg Heaton has been a reporter with the Hudson Star Observer since 1990. She has a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and Native American Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
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