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Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Internet safety: a conversation parents and kids must have
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Hudson Dog Owners Association looks to fetch dog park - SPARK grant finalist
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Marion Deal, 87
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
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
June 1, 2012
St. Pat gala raises $83,000
St. Patrick School recently held its annual gala and it was the most successful ever. Nearly $83,000 was raised from donations, sponsorships,...
June 1, 2012 - 9:55am