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January 17, 2015
This is the photo the Greene family posted on the Animal Humane Society's website and Facebook pages when their dog Patch ran away from home. Hudson High School junior Fiona Greene holds "Patches." Submitted photo.
'Who ya gonna call?" when your pet goes missing
January 17, 2015 - 5:27am
January 8, 2015
YMCA Camp St. Croix is celebrating 100 years
January 8, 2015 - 3:28pm
December 30, 2014
Rotary honors Hudson High School students of the month
December 30, 2014 - 1:03pm
December 19, 2014
Helen McCombie, front, who started the marathon ringing for the Salvation Army at Hudson's County Market, stopped by to Friday morning to give her encouragement to the current team, Derek Gilbert, left, and Jeremy Lilyquist, right. Duana Bremer, back left, director of the Salvation Army in St. Croix, Polk and Burnett counties, was also on hand doing phone interviews with radio stations. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Marathon bell-ringers raise $63,843 for Salvation Army
December 19, 2014 - 10:57am
December 12, 2014
Posing in front the decorated home are, from left, Heather Pomeroy's father-in-law Rick Pomeroy, mother-in-law Linda Pomeroy, Heather Pomeroy and her mother, Barbara Delander. The boys are Heather’s sons Sam, left, and Jack. (Submitted photo)
Family receives gift of decorated home; father serving in Kuwait
December 12, 2014 - 2:03pm
November 24, 2014
Operation HELP needs help, sponsorships falling short
November 24, 2014 - 4:15pm
October 16, 2014
Last year’s Crowning Achievements pageant drew 17 participants at Faith Community Church in New Richmond. This year’s pageant will be held at the church Nov. 8. (Submitted photos)
Special-needs devotion fuels Crowning Achievements’ growth
October 16, 2014 - 12:35pm
September 22, 2014
United Way Kicks off 2014 Campaign; Jason Davis honorary campaign chair
September 22, 2014 - 9:47am
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