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April 15, 2016
Pam Luer, artist.
Nature sketchbook workshop led by artist, naturalist
April 15, 2016 - 8:53am
April 14, 2016
Emcee and Gym Teacher Tim De Jardin and wife Carole.
St. Patrick School holds gala
April 14, 2016 - 1:40pm
The River City Chorale Ensemble Singers rehearse for their “My Spirit Sings” concert that will be performed at the chorale's April 29 gala at Troy Burne Golf Club. (Submitted photo)
'My Spirit Sings' concert will highlight River City Chorale gala
April 14, 2016 - 1:29pm
Some members taking part in planting were, pictured from left, "Buck" Malick, Carol Marnell, Judy Platz and Chris Hjelle. (Submitted photo).
Spring-ing into action
April 14, 2016 - 12:45pm
Kaiden McWilliams is nearing his goal of 100 bags of shoes that will be exchanged for funds to purchase a service dog.  The 10-year-old has autism and the dog will assist him in a variety of ways. Submitted photo
Local boy's fundraising effort for service dog is going well
April 14, 2016 - 12:17pm
April 13, 2016
Visitors at the Chamber's Spring Showcase in 2015. (Submitted photo).
Spring Showcase is April 24
April 13, 2016 - 11:39am
Bethany Mazur always called 9-year-old Travis Anderson her "little buddy." Mazur was killed in a car accident last summer in Polk County, but her mother, Kim, is carrying on her memory through a scholarship fund for special needs children. Its first major fundraiser will be a noncompetitive talent show at The Phipps. (Submitted photo)
'Butterflies' scholarship, talent show to aid special needs kids
April 13, 2016 - 10:56am
River City Chorale's "My Spirit Sings" gala April 29
April 13, 2016 - 9:01am
April 11, 2016
Junk Bonanza day trip
April 11, 2016 - 11:58am
Artist Gloria Adrian recently finished a series of portraits of several  artist friends. Each women chose an artist's style they wanted Adrian to use. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton.
Area artist likes exploring styles
April 11, 2016 - 11:15am
April 8, 2016
Support and celebration benefit planned for Kristen McGregor Linehan April 24
April 8, 2016 - 3:21pm
Author of "A Fierce Green Fire: Aldo Leopold's Life and Legacy," Marybeth Lorbiecki outside her North Hudson home. Lorbiecki will be discussing her favorite passages and signing copies of her book on Saturday, April 9, at Chapter2Books. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Ricky Campbell)
Local author tells Aldo Leopold's tale
April 8, 2016 - 10:30am
April 7, 2016
Pictured are Kevin Christiansen, Hudson, as St. Clair, her longtime boyfriend, and Barbara Gagliardi, Hudson, as Jenkins. Tickets are $24 for adults and $17 for students of all ages, with a $2 discount for seniors on the Sunday matinees. Reservations may be made by contacting The Phipps ticket office at 715.386.8409 or online at ThePhipps.org. (Photo by Tracy Habisch-Ahlin)
'Glorious!' rides musical clinkers straight into audience's heart
April 7, 2016 - 12:38pm
The casket holding the remains of Chief Petty Officer Duff Gordon arrives Wednesday afternoon, March 30, at Willow River Cemetery in Hudson. The sailor was born in Hudson and died aboard the USS Oklahoma in the Dec. 7, 1941, Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
A sailor comes home, Duff Gordon laid to rest
April 7, 2016 - 12:13pm
April 6, 2016
Hudson Comm. Ed plans day trip to Junk Bonanza
April 6, 2016 - 11:15am