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September 3, 2014
The Rev. Paul and Ann Martinson are still in love 60 years after meeting in a Minneapolis hospital room. He was visiting a sick uncle and she was a student nurse. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Ann and Paul Martinson celebrate 60 years of marriage
September 3, 2014 - 12:17pm
August 8, 2014
Several women volunteered to participate in last week’s effort to count and contact homeless people in Hudson. From left are Maureen Wegleitner, Hudson attorney and board member of Operation HELP and the Hudson Community Foundation, Alyson Maitrejean, Americorps program director for Youth Action Hudson, Hudson Police Office Kate Potter who accompanied the volunteers, Yvonne Larson, director of Youth Action Hudson and Duana Bremer of the Salvation Army. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Meg Heaton)
Search didn't turn up any homeless, but it doesn't mean they aren't here
August 8, 2014 - 10:10am
June 3, 2014
Family Resource Center ready with summer program
June 3, 2014 - 4:20pm
May 28, 2014
Second Lt. David Hernandez displays the document commissioning him as an officer in the U.S. Army. (Submitted photo)
Perseverance pays off for 2nd Lt. David Hernandez
May 28, 2014 - 4:28pm
The Siwik family poses for a photo on Easter Sunday. Clockwise from Angie (top middle) are Dominic, Skyeler, Estelle, Gracelyn, Ava and Liberty. (Submitted photo)
London Marathon becomes a run down memory lane
May 28, 2014 - 12:20pm
April 14, 2014
Nataliya Dorweiler poses with a native-language map of Ukraine that she keeps next to her desk in her Hudson Middle School office. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Nataliya Dorweiler’s long Ukrainian odyssey
April 14, 2014 - 9:32am
March 21, 2014
4-H Ambassadors visited Madison. Back row, left to right, Jacob Shurtz, Glenwood City; Ryan Knapton, Hammond; Caleb DeBoer, Clear Lake; Mark Jacobson, Hammond; Harly Lentz,  Hudson; front row: Riley Hammer, Hudson; Catherine Shurtz, Glenwood City; Sarah Chevalier, Baldwin; and Megan Feyereisen, Roberts.
4-H Ambassadors mark centennial year, visit Madison
March 21, 2014 - 9:15am
March 14, 2014
Hiking through the New Mexico wilderness were Scouts from Troop 168, front from left, Jon Kreye, Konnor Merchak, Guide-Daniel, Tyler Werner and Nathan Gasmen; back, Alex McNamara, leaders Tim Werner, Jacquie Gasmen, Ken Merchak (Scoutmaster) and Dave Kreye. (Submitted photos to Hudson Star Observer)
Local Scouts trek through New Mexico wilderness
March 14, 2014 - 10:33am
March 7, 2014
 Pictured are, from left, Allison Kovacich, Molly Duncan, Hannah Geisler, Peren Dutton, Hannah Lundeen and Carissa Lewandowski. (Submitted photo)
Brownies at "Thinking Day"
March 7, 2014 - 3:24pm
March 5, 2014
March 12 ‘A Night to Know the Truth’ at Hudson High School
March 5, 2014 - 3:42pm
Michael Huber designed his family’s dream home at 351 Highview Road in the town of Hudson, located on the highest ground in St. Croix County. Huber received an award from the Minnesota chapter of the American Institute of Architects for the design, and the home has been featured on HGTV. (Photo by Michael Huber)
Michael Huber chooses lifestyle over city office
February 5, 2014 - 4:16pm
January 22, 2014
Psychologist Dr. David Bredehoft, Ph.D., of Hudson, and colleagues Jean Illsley Clarke, Ph.D., and Connie Dawson, Ph.D., have published “How Much is Too Much,” a follow up to their 2004 book “How Much is Enough” dealing with the subject of overindulgence and raising children. (Submitted Photo)
Kids today: How much is too much?
January 22, 2014 - 1:04pm
December 12, 2013
Shelley Wojcik, left, and Roxie Olson.
Ringing at Walgreens
December 12, 2013 - 10:40am
December 11, 2013
As might be expected the Korean singer PSY and “Gangnam Style” was everywhere during Lisa LaBeau’s year in Korea pictured here on left with two friends. (Submitted photo)
Korea experience sparks Lisa LaBeau's desire to keep traveling
December 11, 2013 - 3:20pm
November 27, 2013
Moms collect for needy
November 27, 2013 - 12:33pm
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