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April 8, 2016
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
April 1, 2016
"The Man Who Came to Dinner" has no shortage of diva behavior whether it is from leading many, Sheridan Whiteside, played by Alex Collins, or Lorraine Sheldon played by Chloe Halverson. The play opens Friday night at Hudson High School. Star Observer photos by Meg Heaton
HHS production of ‘The Man Who Came to Dinner’ opens
April 1, 2016 - 11:38am
Joan Savin and Bob Sitko will discuss the benefits of bees and pollination with the Hudson Home and Garden Club at its April 5 meeting. (Submitted photo)
Garden Club turns focus to bees, pollination
April 1, 2016 - 9:31am
March 31, 2016
Reid Ferguson paying the price for finishing last. (Submitted photo)
Tough League
March 31, 2016 - 1:11pm
Pictured left to right are: Erik Olson, Hudson, as Cosme McMoon, her accompanist; Anne Spradley, St. Paul, as Maria, her maid; Mary Beth Arthaud, New Richmond, as Dorothy, her best friend; Kevin Christiansen, Hudson, as St. Clair, her longtime boyfriend; Barbara Gagliardi, Hudson, as Jenkins; and Jeannine Swihart, Hudson, as Mrs. Verrinder-Gedge, her archenemy. (Tracy Habisch-Ahlin photo)
‘Worst singer in the world’ comedy opens April 1
March 31, 2016 - 12:16pm
Folk artist Charlie Maguire this Friday at The Phipps
March 31, 2016 - 10:08am
River City Chorale will hold April 29 gala at Troy Burne Golf Club
March 31, 2016 - 8:50am
March 30, 2016
Senior meal program nourishes body and soul, over 50,000 meals served in St. Croix County
March 30, 2016 - 9:59am
March 27, 2016
This drum circle was the crowning special event at last year's "Art and Soul" women's art retreat at ThunderWillow Community Arts. (Submitted photo)
Three day 'Art and Soul' retreat explores women's creativity
March 27, 2016 - 12:40pm
March 26, 2016
“Eagle,” a photograph by Bob Lyksett, outdoor and nature photographer, who will be teaching Beginning Digital Photography, starting Tuesday, April 5, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. (Submitted photo)
Spring art classes start in April
March 26, 2016 - 11:47am
March 25, 2016
Luther Miller, a St. Thomas University student, talks to children during a Good Friday event at Bethel Highlands Church about the significance of Jesus’ last supper with his disciplines. The children had a snack of bread and grape juice. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Children experience Good Friday at Bethel Highlands
March 25, 2016 - 3:28pm
The cast of 'Unnecessary Farce' acts out a scene. The comedy is playing at St. Croix Off Broadway Dinner Theatre at the Hudson House Grand Hotel on Fridays and Saturdays through May 20. Tickets can be ordered by calling 715-386-2394, ext. 333. (Submitted photo).
‘Unnecessary Farce’ comedy opens at Hudson House
March 25, 2016 - 10:32am