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Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
A bridge coming together
It’s not just the heat: Crops increase humidity
Tuber rescued on Apple River in Somerset
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson area struck by power outages as heat turns up; church admits wrongdoing; seven more state news stories
crime and courts
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
A good time to be a monster musky
U9 soccer champs in Chaska
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Hudson lacrosse to play for state title
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
Daybreak Rotary names two essay winners
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 16-Cv-260, Brian Eggert II
FORECLOSURE: FNC Bank v. Eric J. Frank, et al; Case No. 15-CV-530
PROBATE ORDER: Clark G. Anderson Estate; Case No. 16-PR-48
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Ethelyn Rose Callahan Estate; Case No. 16PR49
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cary J. Halverson Estate: Case No. 16PR45
Carol Johnson, 66
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
Ruby Lawson, 92
Karen L. Rada, 77
Carol Johnson, 66
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
December 27, 2012
OUR VIEW: New year can be a time for personal inspection
A new year is often a time for celebration, but it also presents us with a time to focus on positive changes in our lives. Although Jan. 1 is nothing more than a date on a calendar, there is nothing wrong with using the date as a distinct time to change something in our lives. As...
December 27, 2012 - 11:15am
December 21, 2012
Christmas: God came to us
Senior Pastor John Lestock is new to the community and to Bethel Lutheran Church, but like all Christians, he views Christmas as a defining moment...
December 21, 2012 - 9:22am
Our View: And a Merry Christmas to all!
Christmas is here and we hope our readers take time to enjoy the season with family and friends. Christmas can mean different things to many people. Ways to celebrate the holiday include shopping, Santa Claus, gifts, parties, decorations -- the list goes on. The fact remains that...
December 21, 2012 - 9:21am
December 2, 2012
R.E.S.C.U.E. in Christ Ministries share their vision
Brandon Perry, the Director of the Youth Ministry at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hudson, together with Gloria Meyer have been two of the driving...
December 2, 2012 - 12:09pm
November 15, 2012
Randy's Ramblings: Clergy wielded influence in Hudson of yesteryear
The recent relocation of the Star-Observer news office forced me into a job I try to avoid like a dog shuns a bath: house-cleaning. Or in this case, office-cleaning. The effort proved worthwhile, however. Tossing record files I once thought were important for some reason had a cleansing...
November 15, 2012 - 9:51am
November 2, 2012
Letter: Response to religious posts
Dear Editor, Recently, there have been attacks in this section against those who do not adhere to any theological belief, or to the articles author's belief system. Specifically, Dr. Bill Cordua was belittled for educating people about the history of the St. Croix River Valley;...
November 2, 2012 - 1:34am
Letter: Politics, love and God
Dear Editor, We approach November. Courted for our votes, pondering the season of false gods... Politics. We create and elevate political parties, which divide, diminish and consume us. Assigning politicians more importance than those they "serve"; these parties perpetuate idolatry. ...
November 2, 2012 - 1:32am
October 26, 2012
Letter: Don't bash Christians
Dear Editor, I'm not sure of the point E.G. Dehmer is trying to make in regard to Christians persecuting others? Do you support a genuine Christianity and Christ's sound doctrines? Or, if you're a practicing atheist and support such, just come out and say so. Granted, not everything...
October 26, 2012 - 1:42am
October 4, 2012
Pope takes part in Harley celebration
ope Benedict plays a part in Harley-Davidson's 110th anniversary planned for June 2013 in Rome. Tens of thousands of bikes will converge there for a rally, one of many happening around the world to commemorate the motorcycle maker's 110 years in business Willie G. Davidson, the...
October 4, 2012 - 4:23pm
July 25, 2012
Pastor Dennis Nelson retires after 23 years at Bethel Lutheran
A passing of the torch service will be held the second Sunday of August at Bethel Lutheran Church. The Rev. Dennis R. Nelson, the church's senior...
July 25, 2012 - 4:53pm
July 12, 2012
Charity golf event set July 17
Teens for Christ 11th annual Charity Golf Classic will be held Tuesday, July 17, at Badlands Golf Course. Registration and a silent auction are from noon-1 p.m. followed by golf, dinner and prizes from 1-5 p.m. A $100 fee includes green fees, golf cart, steak dinner and prizes....
July 12, 2012 - 10:22am
June 14, 2012
Fund set up for Mansfield family
A fund has been set up by the Associated Banks to help aid the Mansfield family of Somerset as they make their journey to Zambia to pick up their...
June 14, 2012 - 12:53pm
Missionary couple dies in Zambia
A couple with local ties has died while doing Christian missionary work in Zambia, Africa. Jay and Katrina Erickson died in an airplane crash...
June 14, 2012 - 11:50am
June 13, 2012
St. Pat's poet/ teacher retires
When Judie Wiebold began her teaching career in Chicago in 1965 the war in Vietnam and the Civil Rights movement dominated the evening news....
June 13, 2012 - 2:26pm
June 3, 2012
Local blogger wins national award
Julie Holmquist, whose blog is featured on the Hudson Star-Observer website, www.hudsonstarobserver.com, recently received a national award for her publication. Her blog, "God Tracks: The Evidence of God in Ordinary Lives," is also featured on several Wisconsin, Minnesota and North...
June 3, 2012 - 11:03am