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May 6, 2016
‘Run Across Wisconsin’ raises awareness of mental health
May 6, 2016 - 12:44pm
April 20, 2016
There will be a screening of Programming Hope: Employing the Abilities of Autism Saturday, April 30, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 and available at The Phipps box office or by phone (715) 386-8409, from a WWAACC Board Member (, and at the door. Seating is limited, so advance ticket purchase is recommended.
Programming Hope: teaching technology on the spectrum
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am
April 18, 2016
The family of Kristen McGregor-Linehan, a 1984 Hudson High School graduate, has been supportive through her battle with cancer. From left, son Mason, husband Chuck Linehan, Kristen, and daughter Ellie. (Submitted photo).
Kristen McGregor-Linehan: learning a new normal when cancer returns
April 18, 2016 - 9:19am
April 15, 2016
Mike Miller has resumed most of his duties at Willow River Cemetery after surviving a serious threat to his life in late 2015. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson).
Mike Miller is on the med
April 15, 2016 - 11:32am
April 14, 2016
Kaiden McWilliams is nearing his goal of 100 bags of shoes that will be exchanged for funds to purchase a service dog.  The 10-year-old has autism and the dog will assist him in a variety of ways. Submitted photo
Local boy's fundraising effort for service dog is going well
April 14, 2016 - 12:17pm
April 13, 2016
Bethany Mazur always called 9-year-old Travis Anderson her "little buddy." Mazur was killed in a car accident last summer in Polk County, but her mother, Kim, is carrying on her memory through a scholarship fund for special needs children. Its first major fundraiser will be a noncompetitive talent show at The Phipps. (Submitted photo)
'Butterflies' scholarship, talent show to aid special needs kids
April 13, 2016 - 10:56am
March 15, 2016
Hudson dog rescue, UWRF team up for service dog program
March 15, 2016 - 8:20am
March 14, 2016
Wait list for addiction services has county exploring options
March 14, 2016 - 11:42am
Emily Janisch says her family has learned some valuable life lessons from her battle with trigeminal neuralgia. Pictured from left are Jack, Ella, Emily, Lia, Jeff and Ava Janisch. Photo by Gusty Susa.
Hudson mother comes back from debilitating pain
March 14, 2016 - 11:11am
March 10, 2016
Blood drive Thursday and Friday in Hudson
March 10, 2016 - 10:03am
March 7, 2016
Blood donors needed
March 7, 2016 - 8:38am
February 6, 2016
At Stone Tap, front, from left, BRIDGE clients David Robelia, Lauryn Nygaard and Alec Ballantine, Sous Chef Neri Rogel; center Pete Keskey, Minuteman Press, client Anna Boyd, StoneTap General Manager Teri Peterson, Program Director Jesse Beckstrom, Program Specialist Kristin Wick, bartender Tim Warnken, assistant manager Carly Syfko; back, assistant cook Tim Cox, chef Wayne Kaliszewski, Robert Bosworth, Engravers Connection, Craig Hofland, isit2B marketing, Executive Director Peg Gagnon. (Submitted photo)
Area restaurants raise $6,250 for BRIDGE
February 6, 2016 - 9:54am
January 30, 2016
Many opportunities to donate blood in February
January 30, 2016 - 7:00am
January 28, 2016
Two Hudson dentists offer free care for needy kids
January 28, 2016 - 8:58am
January 27, 2016
Kemp to tackle stress, relaxation and soul-feeding in Garden Club talk
January 27, 2016 - 7:00am