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STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/16/17 at Somerset Mini Storage
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NAME CHANGE HEARING: 9/21/17, Case No. 17-CV-336, Benjamin Wendt
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: August 26, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
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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 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
May 30, 2012
Pastor gets prison for discipline advice
Telling his church members they should use wooden rods to spank their infants and toddlers earns a former pastor in Black Earth a two-year prison sentence. Philip Caminiti was found guilty of eight counts of conspiracy to commit child abuse. He had told members of Aleitheia Bible...
May 30, 2012 - 11:28am
May 25, 2012
Truck stop chapel still rolling after 20 years
Nobody was in a hurry to leave when the Sunday night service at the Hudson Transport for Christ chapel ended. The service had run for more...
May 25, 2012 - 7:46am
May 13, 2012
Hudson Community Children's Center honors two local women
The Hudson Community Children's Center awarded Judy Brekke the Extra Mile Employee Award and Cindy Payseur, a volunteer at the center, the Good...
May 13, 2012 - 7:59am
May 10, 2012
Doing the right thing: Widower sells precious cars to feed starving children
Harvey Hielkema's decision to sell his collection of vintage cars and tractors was made for a simple reason: God told him to. As the 77-year-old...
May 10, 2012 - 9:30am
May 3, 2012
Letter: Likes day for prayer
Dear Editor, Thursday is the National Day of Prayer. For those of us who look forward to this day with more than just a slight acknowledgement in our head, the Hudson Ministerial Association did not see the importance of planning the event this year. I would urge you to contact...
May 3, 2012 - 10:01am
April 20, 2012
Letter: Religion under attack
Dear Editor, You know the story, the frog in a pot set over a flame that eventually boils. The premise is important and proven, as is another, "The Slippery Slope." America lost a political scientist in March. James Q. Wilson's 1982 essay called "Broken Window" stated that...
April 20, 2012 - 1:30am