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September 17, 2016
Charles Huntley, left, receives the Unsung Hero Award from the Hudson Rotary Club. Huntley was recognized for his work in the community. (submitted photo)
Hudson Scoutmaster has 50 years of service
September 17, 2016 - 9:30am
September 12, 2016
This photo of the Smith family was taken before Craig Smith was diagnosed with Frontal Temperol Dementia. The family remains close as they navigate a reality none of them saw coming. It is a favorite of his daughter Emily, who is her father’s chief caregiver. From left to right: daughters Caroline Smith and  Emily Smith, son Charlie Smith and his wife Kate, Jennifer Smith  and Craig Smith. (submitted photo)
Dementia makes caregiver out of a daughter
September 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 7, 2016
Rebecca Erickson-Mingo with her late husband John.
Riverfront bench will honor the late John Mingo
September 7, 2016 - 5:56pm
May 28, 2016
Charles McGee of Hudson, center, was recently elected State President of the Wisconsin Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR). Also at the ceremony were, left, Aaron Krebs of Madison (Color Guard Commander and Society Secretary. He is wearing the uniform of George Washington's personal guard) and, right, Lyle McGee (Charles' dad, of River Falls, who serves as Historian for the Stephen Tainter Chapter). Charles Mcgee is known locally as the long-time manager/owner of Dibbos. (Submitted photo)
McGee named SAR state president
May 28, 2016 - 9:34am
May 18, 2016
Mitchell Gill claims his $150,000 Powerball prize. (Wisconsin Lottery photo)
Hudson man wins $150,000 in Powerball drawing
May 18, 2016 - 1:16pm
May 13, 2016
For his Eagle Scout project, Alexander McNamara made an Eagle’s nest lookout on the Natural Playground Trail at the Willow River State Park, which is under development and will have a number of different natural play activities for kids when finished.  Other parts of the trail will include a rope bridge, pioneer fort, gnome homes, and several climbing areas.
Earns Eagle Scout rank
May 13, 2016 - 2:28pm
Bean Team Racing members Aubrey Aldy, Justin Ruzicka, Jake Burbach and Luke Burbach will compete in the Race Across America in June. Each rider will cover about 800 miles in the cross-country continuous bicycle race. (Submitted photo)
Hudson brothers will race in cross-country cycling competition
May 13, 2016 - 12:38pm
April 15, 2016
Phipps offers yoga for youngsters
April 15, 2016 - 1:54pm
March 16, 2016
Maggie Kinney Hall, second from left, with her mother Peggy Kinney, far left; Maggie's aunt, Mary Ann Kinney Pattison, second from right; and cousin Bob Pattison at Badlands Sno-Park last week.  Behind them in the background is the house where the local Ku Klux Klan regularly harrassed the Kinney family in the late 1920s. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
A St. Patrick's Day reminder: Hudson's Ku Klux Klan hysteria
March 16, 2016 - 3:25pm
March 5, 2016
Rebecca Pfab and Shawn Allison of Baldwin with their daughter, Jillian Marie, born on Feb. 29, 2016.
Leap Year baby
March 5, 2016 - 8:37am
February 18, 2016
Celebrates 100th birthday
February 18, 2016 - 11:22am
February 12, 2016
Wayne and Lilibeth Hanson frequently have lunch at the Hudson Senior Center where they have many friends who wish them well in their new life together in Hudson. (Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton)
Couple finds a love worth waiting for
February 12, 2016 - 9:38am
February 3, 2016
It is a meeting of minds and hearts with these longtime Operation HELP Christmas campaign volunteers. Pictured front from left are Jean Schneider and Julie Baum; standing Marie Hewitt, Maggie Hewitt, Courtney Urman and Mary Shafer. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Operation HELP Christmas campaign serves hundreds
February 3, 2016 - 9:47am
The Knights of Columbus Family of the Year was awarded to Daniel and Annette Schwab. Grand Knight Mike Weseli, left, presented the award. (Submitted photo)
Knights of Columbus name family of the year
January 3, 2016 - 11:24am
January 2, 2016
Bob and Barb Peterson (Submitted photo)
Petersons will talk about Habitat for Humanity travels
January 2, 2016 - 12:03pm