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November 3, 2016
"Urinetown" premieres Nov. 11.
Meet the cast of Hudson High School’s “Urinetown” production
November 3, 2016 - 2:00pm
November 2, 2016
The St. Croix Valley Chapter of The Croix Chordsmen will perform two holiday concerts in early December. (Submitted photo)
Chordsmen barbershop performances are next month
November 2, 2016 - 1:07pm
October 30, 2016
A new mural brightens the walls of the pediatric surgery recovery room at Hudson Hospital. The mural was unveiled this week. (photos by Rebecca Mariscal)
Pediatric mural unveiled at Hudson Hospital
October 30, 2016 - 8:00am
October 28, 2016
The public poured into The Phipps Center Friday night for the reopening of the galleries and to see the show commemorating the 100th anniversary of the National Parks. (photos by Meg Heaton)
Phipps holds gallery opening
October 28, 2016 - 12:00pm
October 13, 2016
The Phipps’ John Potter selected for Wisconsin Arts Board
October 13, 2016 - 7:00am
October 5, 2016
Glass and beadwork artist Kathy Melton of Dream Weavers was among the artists who had a successful weekend at theSpirit of the  St. Croix Art Festival. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Spirit of the St. Croix Art Fest ushers in autumn
October 5, 2016 - 7:00am
September 16, 2016
Amelia Dunlap of Hudson competed in the Miss Wisconsin USA pageant on Sept. 11. (submitted photos)
Hudson woman competes in Miss Wisconsin USA
September 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 15, 2016
Vince Lombardi, played by Dan Bushman, speaks to the Packers after a game. The play “Lombardi” follows a week in the life of the well-known coach. (photos by Rebecca Mariscal).
‘Lombardi’ follows week in life of football great
September 15, 2016 - 7:00pm
September 12, 2016
John Michael Berdusco’s fingers blur as he plays one of the pieces from his competition. He took second place. play button
Hudson pianist takes second place in international competition
September 12, 2016 - 9:26am
September 9, 2016
Visitors enjoy the Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival. The festival will be held Sept. 24 and 25. (submitted photo)
Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival starts Sept. 24
September 9, 2016 - 6:48am
September 1, 2016
Elisa Martin is a Hudson High School graduate and is studying to be an occupational therapist. She is also an artist who has lent the use of one of her oil paintings to promote the upcoming Bethel series on mental health issues, especially among young people. (submitted photo).
Artist gives life to inner struggles
September 1, 2016 - 10:46am
August 25, 2016
Artists from across the area will participate in the Carpenter Art Festival at the end of August. (photo by Rebecca Mariscal)
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
August 25, 2016 - 11:58am
August 24, 2016
At last year's event, Debbie Vogler, left, chair of the event, presents the competition winners. Missy Simmons raises her first-place trophy when her instructor and dance partner Jeff Halverson admires his. Annette Cook and her instructor, Peter Gagliardi, in the center, placed third. Kay Jordt and her instructor, Tom Larson, right, were second in the voting by monetary donations. (photo by Randy Hanson)
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
August 24, 2016 - 2:35pm
July 18, 2016
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
July 18, 2016 - 10:58am
May 29, 2016
Dennis James will be on the Wurlitzer theater pipe organ to accompany the 1924 full-length silent film “Peter Pan” at The Phipps. (Submitted photo)
'Peter Pan' silent film accompanied by pipe organ June 5
May 29, 2016 - 11:13am
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