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August 17, 2016
Rose Marie Kuehni's defense attorney, Mark Gherty, delivers his closing argument Thursday in the Pierce County homicide trial. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Sarah Young)play button
Kuehni trial: Case handed to jury (W/VIDEO)
August 17, 2016 - 12:59pm
Hudson man extricated from car after being rear-ended by semi
August 17, 2016 - 12:35pm
Churches in Hudson, New Richmond area burglarized
August 17, 2016 - 8:28am
Wisconsin roundup: White House candidates sound off in Wisconsin; Milwaukee cop threatened; eight more state news stories
August 17, 2016 - 7:44am
August 15, 2016
Rose Marie Kuehni tears up Monday while testifying in a case where prosecutors charged her with homicide. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
WATCH: Kuehni testifies in homicide case
August 15, 2016 - 8:20pm
Wisconsin roundup: Shooting victim's family condemns Milwaukee violence; Trump returning to Badger State; primary turnout historically low; nine more state news stories
August 15, 2016 - 7:54am
Dan Kirkpatrick and Carol Zempel (President and Director of Hudson Grocery Co-op) manned an information booth in Lakefront Park earlier this summer. They’ll be at Spirit of the Saint Croix fesitval in September.
Hudson Grocery Co-operative inches closer to reality
August 15, 2016 - 7:01am
August 14, 2016
River Rats ready for playoffs
August 14, 2016 - 8:16am
Karla and Mark Newman prepare to release a butterfly at their presentation on Aug. 4. (photos by Rebecca Mariscal)
Hudson couple raises butterflies to fight monarch decline
August 14, 2016 - 7:48am
Hudson football coach Adam Kowles looks on as the Raiders run a play a the end of the first week of practice last Friday at the high school. The Raiders will scrimmage in Osceola this Friday, Aug. 12, before opening the season with a neutral site game in Middleton Thursday, Aug. 18, against Greenfield. Hudson's home opener will be Friday, Sept. 16, against Menomonie. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Raider fall sports in full swing
August 14, 2016 - 5:19am
August 13, 2016
Former forensic psychologist Jill Ann Anderson (left) and St. Croix County Chief Medical Examiner Patty Schachtner (right) will lead a workshop on trauma exposure training for helping professionals Aug. 19 in Roseville, Minn. Jessica Peterson (center), whose three daughters were murdered in River Falls in 2012, will speak at the event. (photo by Michael Brun)
Mother of slain River Falls girls to speak at trauma workshop
August 13, 2016 - 4:52pm
Former Raider Dan Loughney is flanked by his parents Colleen and John at a benefit for the former bowler and football player at the Hudson Bowling Center Saturday afternoon. Loughney, a two-time All-Big Rivers Conference fullback at Hudson in 2011 and 2012, was diagnosed with a brain tumor in April. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
The Bull never backs down
August 13, 2016 - 1:13pm
Sherri and John Hole, left, lost their son Tyler to addiction as did  Karen Hale whose daughter Alysa Ivy died in 2013. Hale and Sherri Hole created several of the quilt squares.
Library displays quilt commemorating those lost to addiction
August 13, 2016 - 8:41am
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
August 13, 2016 - 7:00am
August 12, 2016
Former Raider Dan Loughney is flanked by his parents Colleen and John at a benefit for the former bowler and football player at the Hudson Bowling Center Saturday afternoon. Loughney, a two-time All-Big Rivers Conference fullback at Hudson in 2011 and 2012, was diagnosed with a brain tumor in April. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
The Bull never backs down: Former Raider fullback in fight of his life
August 12, 2016 - 4:19pm
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