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September 19, 2012
Backpack Program serves more than ever
What started five years ago at Rock Elementary School has expanded into the Hudson Backpack Program that now serves students and their families...
September 19, 2012 - 12:00pm
Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival is this weekend
The Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau, in partnership with The Phipps Center for the Arts, is organizing the Spirit of the St....
September 19, 2012 - 12:00pm
September 12, 2012
Lions Ribfest is Saturday
St Joseph firefighters will be a feature presentation at the Hudson Lions Ribfest scheduled Saturday, Sept. 15, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00pm
September 7, 2012
Hospital purchases hog at fair auction
After learning about Hudson Hospital & Clinics' sustainable nutrition efforts and buy local initiatives in the Hudson Star-Observer, Rachel and...
September 7, 2012 - 8:00am
August 22, 2012
Health officials warn of salmonella-infected melons
State officials say two cases of salmonella in Wisconsin can be linked to a multi-state outbreak traced to cantaloupe from southwestern Indiana. Consumers are being warned not to eat any cantaloupe from that region. People can look at the sticker on the fruit to see from where it...
August 22, 2012 - 12:11pm
August 17, 2012
Recalled sausage may contain glove parts
Johnsonville Sausage of Sheboygan Falls is recalling 48,000 pounds of its Turkey Sausage with Cheddar Cheese because it might contain pieces of gloves. The USDA said the sausage was produced May 22 and was distributed throughout the country in 13.5-ounce vacuum packages. The turkey-cheddar...
August 17, 2012 - 12:34pm
August 15, 2012
Pepper Festival starts Friday
The annual North Hudson Pepper Festival begins tomorrow and runs through Sunday at Pepper Fest Park in North Hudson. The three-day celebration...
August 15, 2012 - 11:51am
August 8, 2012
RJ's Fresh Meats and Groceries' success spans 25 years
Aug. 31 marks an anniversary for Rick Reams and his family. On that day 25 years ago he and his wife Anne bought Jim's Meats. Reams' family...
August 8, 2012 - 12:04pm
August 3, 2012
Company recalls frozen beef patties
Kenosha Beef International is recalling 19 tons of frozen bacon cheeseburger patties. The company alerted the USDA after a customer complained that the meat had pieces of gasket material. Officials say there have been no reports of illnesses or injuries. The recall involves two-pound...
August 3, 2012 - 12:19pm
August 2, 2012
Bertha Fenner, longtime owner of Dibbo's restaurant and hotel, died Saturday at the age of 85
Bertha Fenner didn't need time to think when asked why customers keep coming back to her restaurant day after day, month after month, year after...
August 2, 2012 - 7:52am
July 31, 2012
Ice Cream Social set for Aug. 5 at Kinnickinnic Church
The Kinnickinnic Historical Association is sponsoring an Ice Cream Social from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, at Kinnickinnic Church located between...
July 31, 2012 - 3:04pm
July 30, 2012
Grass fed beef: Described by diners as 'the way beef used to taste'
CANNON FALLS - Since 2003, Thousand Hills Cattle Company in Cannon Falls, Minn., has experienced slow and steady growth. That just changed. In...
July 30, 2012 - 12:49pm
July 25, 2012
Rusty crayfish: A tasty treat and business opportunity
It was a discovery. There is heavy competition from a domestic invasive species in our area streams. Two local entrepreneurs are hoping to help...
July 25, 2012 - 7:00am
July 15, 2012
New Richmond native Siats brewing something special
Summit Brewing will release its newest specialty brew, Belgian Style Abbey Ale, during the week of July 23. The new beer is the brainchild...
July 15, 2012 - 8:25am
July 12, 2012
Book Report: 'Birdseye' look at frozen food, more
Mark Kurlansky astounded the reading world several years ago when he wrote "Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World." Later he did...
July 12, 2012 - 2:11pm