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October 15, 2016
Nova Restaurant Chef Paul LaPean, second from left, stands with his kitchen crew Richard Fisher, Reid Filiatreaux and Dylan Ross. The team competed in the annual Valley Vine and Harvest Throwdown in Lake Elmo. (submitted photo)
Hudson’s LaPean mixes it up in Minnesota
October 15, 2016 - 9:00am
March 30, 2016
Senior meal program nourishes body and soul, over 50,000 meals served in St. Croix County
March 30, 2016 - 9:59am
February 4, 2016
Kitchen Market owner and chef Chris Orosz with manager Magia Horaitis near the new restaurant's ordering and take-out counter. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
New gourmet Kitchen Market restaurant raises the bar for take-out
February 4, 2016 - 10:00am
November 22, 2015
Students from River Crest delivered more than 1,100 items for the annual Stuff-a-Truck food drive. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Meg Heaton)
Stuff a Truck delivers 23,000 pounds to food shelf
November 22, 2015 - 11:59am
November 20, 2015
Presenting the check are, from left,  HH&GC President Carol Marnell, HH&GC Treasurer Chris Hjelle, senior high school teacher Cynthia Landers and 2016 Program Co-chair Cherie Raille. (Submitted photo)
Garden club donates to HHS teacher
November 20, 2015 - 10:22am
November 17, 2015
Thanksgiving at The Orchard
November 17, 2015 - 10:23am
November 10, 2015
Hudson restaurants battle for best burger
November 10, 2015 - 10:55am
October 27, 2015
At the check presentation were, from left, First American Bank Vice President Deborah Malmberg Smith, Personal Banker Burt Yardley, Backpack Program Treasurer Barbara Chapman, Backpack Program volunteer Marge Wopat and Personal Banker Amanda Hintz. (Submitted photo)
Donate to Backpack Program
October 27, 2015 - 11:44am
July 9, 2015
The winners of the 2015 Booster Days Hot Dog Eating Contest pose with sponsors Anthony Reams, left, and his wife Rebecca, right. Jason Fields, second from left, won the contest for the eighth time. His father, Ron Fields, placed second, and Matt Fleming of the St. Paul Winter Carnival Vulcan Krewe, took third. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Jason Fields wins 8th Booster hot dog eating championship
July 9, 2015 - 11:39am
May 25, 2015
Hot dog contest to benefit Relay for Life
May 25, 2015 - 11:27am
April 28, 2015
Habitat fundraiser is Tuesday
April 28, 2015 - 2:51pm
April 24, 2015
Damon Holter
Grillmaster Holter to host national TV show
April 24, 2015 - 8:12am
March 25, 2015
The Octagon House Museum, 1004 Third St., will be open Sunday, March 29, from 1-5 p.m. for the Chocolate March.
Octagon House will be open for Sunday's Chocolate March Tour
March 25, 2015 - 4:17pm
March 15, 2015
Master Gardeners host Garden U at Hudson House Grand Hotel
March 15, 2015 - 7:00am
January 2, 2015
Mary Jo Brunner, the Well Balanced Dietician at Family Fresh Market in Hudson and New Richmond, helps a customer by pointing out nutrition information on a box of cereal. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
New year, new you
January 2, 2015 - 12:31pm