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St. Croix Taxidermy merges with A-1 Archery


A month and a half after A-1 Archery's purchase of St. Croix Taxidermy, the managers of the two businesses say the merger is meeting expectations.

"Archery and taxidermy is really a good fit," said Dan Ellyson, general manager and co-owner of A-1 Archery, 1830 Webster St.

Ellyson said he and partner Paul Korn bought Mark van de Sande's North Hudson taxidermy shop in order to provide their bow-hunting customers with yet another service.

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Randy Hanson
Randy Hanson has reported for the Star-Observer since 1997. He came to Hudson after 11 years with the Inter-County Leader at Frederic, and eight years of teaching social studies. He’s a graduate of UW-Eau Claire.
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