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March 5, 2015
Nancy Abrahamson, Dementia Care Specialist for St. Croix County, said that a statewide initiative to address dementia screening and care is “one of the best things to come out of state government” in her career of working with seniors and aging issues. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Meg Heaton)
Seniors take advantage of free memory screening
March 5, 2015 - 8:56am
February 16, 2015
Drs. Corey Shuler and Chris Oswald in one of the examination rooms at their new Hudson Headache clinic on Webster Street. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Hudson Headache’s mission: Find chronic pain’s root cause
February 16, 2015 - 10:11am
February 11, 2015
Lisa Burns poses for a photo in her kitchen, surrounded by her at-home children Brooklyn, left, Lawrence and Genevieve. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Lisa Burns’ perfect storm of tragedy
February 11, 2015 - 10:29am
January 30, 2015
With parents who are health professionals, the idea of the whole Miller/Leininger family being trained in CPR seems like a winner. Pictured are, from left, Jennifer Miller, Brett Miller, Maddi Leininger and Emelia Leininger. The family recently relocated to Hudson from the Racine area. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Meg Heaton)
CPR: you are never too young to learn
January 30, 2015 - 3:19pm
January 17, 2015
Eric Fisher of Roberts, left, sits at college graduation with his service dog, Lola, a black lab springer spaniel mix. (Photo by Kathy M. Helgeson/UWRF Communications)
Injured veteran battles ailments and long odds to earn college degree
January 17, 2015 - 5:33am
January 16, 2015
Ray Fahey holds a bandage to his lower arm after donating a pint of blood at the Hudson YMCA on Friday. American Red Cross collection technician Carol McGuine, right, drew the blood. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Blood drive at the Hudson Y
January 16, 2015 - 1:06pm
January 14, 2015
Catalyst Sports Medicine Clinic Director J.W. Matheson demonstrates a clinical knee examination on one of the Healthcare Discovery Day HOSA students, Mira Manchanda. (Photos by Melisa Hansen, Hudson School District School to Work Coordinator)
HHS students get hands-on exposure to health careers
January 14, 2015 - 12:29pm
January 10, 2015
Keith “Temple” Trotter displays a copy of “100 Small Steps: The First 100 Pounds You Gotta Think Right.” Morgan James Publishing of New York released the book on Tuesday, Jan. 6. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Book 1 of Keith Trotter’s '100 Small Steps' hits the stores
January 10, 2015 - 7:00am
January 9, 2015
Study: Hudson Physicians lowest cost in metro area
January 9, 2015 - 1:58pm
The Orange Door co-founders are, from left, Heidi Metro, Jennifer Brathol and Sherri Nelson. (Submitted photo)
The Orange Door in downtown Hudson to hold open house Sunday
January 9, 2015 - 1:41pm
January 8, 2015
Dr. Stephen Schmitz in an examining room at Hudson Physicians Clinic, where he’s practiced family medicine for the last 34 years, starting when it was known as Hudson Clinic. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Dr. Schmitz is retiring after 34 years of practicing medicine in Hudson
January 8, 2015 - 7:00am
January 5, 2015
Dan O’Connor outside his North Hudson garage with baby squirrels Number 4 and Number 5, which he found in the summer of 2012. (Submitted photos)
North Hudson’s ‘squirrel whisperer’ rescues orphaned babies
January 5, 2015 - 4:48pm
January 2, 2015
George Bryrant, known online as The Civilized Caveman, will be one of the featured speakers for a KICKcancER wellness event at Trinity Family Center on Saturday, Jan. 10, from 1 to 4 p.m.
The Civilized Caveman coming to Trinity wellness event
January 2, 2015 - 1:28pm
LeRoy Matz is a 1974 graduate of Hudson High School. He now lives in Minneapolis, where he is an accountant. (Submitted photo)
Hudson native writes book to deal with loss of son
January 2, 2015 - 12:36pm
December 28, 2014
Members of the Schmitz family attending the Hudson Hospital Foundation wine event are, from left, Scott Peterson, Sarah Schmitz, Dr. Stephen Schmitz (Hudson Physicians), his wife Lee Ann Schmitz, Kathleen Schmitz Meyer and Nate Meyer. Dr. Schmitz has announced that he will retired on Jan. 23 after 34 years with Hudson Physicians Clinic and Hudson Hospital. (Submitted photo)
Hospital Foundation event raises nearly $50,000; Little Blessings program will benefit
December 28, 2014 - 7:00am