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May 9, 2016
Tourism continues to grow in Hudson, St. Croix County and the state. Hudson has become a popular tourist destination with its resources, arts, events and the community’s unique and varied dining and shopping options. (Photo by Bucklew Photography)
State tourism has nearly $1 billion increase
May 9, 2016 - 12:55pm
Work began Monday morning, May 9, on a project to lay a new natural gas pipeline beneath part of Second Street in Hudson and Sixth Street N. in North Hudson. Motorists can expect narrower traffic lanes of the next couple of weeks. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Gas line project narrows Hwy. 35 through part of Hudson, North Hudson
May 9, 2016 - 12:18pm
May 6, 2016
City and chamber to partner on parking study
May 6, 2016 - 11:21am
Jimmie's Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse is preparing to open in the strip mall next to the Aldi grocery store on Hanley Road. It's the newest venture of Dave Anderson, founder of the Famous Dave's barbecue restaurant chain. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Famous Dave's new venture opening in Hudson
May 6, 2016 - 9:00am
May 3, 2016
Ann Searles is the new executive director of United Way St. Croix Valley. She plans on building the on the orgram initiated by the late John Coughlin, her predecessor. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Searles named United Way executive director
May 3, 2016 - 11:51am
May 2, 2016
Pictured with the bike for bid are Love of Croix committee member Sara Sara Genereaux and Doyle.

(Star-Observer photo by Meg Heaton)
Art Doyle supports Camp St. Croix
May 2, 2016 - 11:37am
April 30, 2016
Hudson High senior Elliott Dawson dies in Friday bike accident
April 30, 2016 - 10:32am
Defined Destinations founder Michael Kenney after his Star-Observer interview at downtown Hudson's Bert's Coffee Cafe last week. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Authentic experiences, personal connections drive Defined Destinations travel
April 30, 2016 - 9:26am
April 29, 2016
Dunn Bros. co-owner John Nickleby took orders from guests Monday morning. The new franchise located on the corner of Second and Locust streets, opened this week. (Star-Observer photo by Ricky Campbell)
Dunn Brothers opens its downtown doors in Hudson
April 29, 2016 - 8:48am
April 22, 2016
Duane Swanson with financial advisors Brandon Graber and Jodi Gibson, Swanson's daughter, at the Hudson Bridge Investment Group office.
Bridge Investment Group's Swanson celebrates 30 years in financial services
April 22, 2016 - 8:30am
April 21, 2016
At last year’s Showcase, members of The Phipps Dance Company performed on stage. The group is back, along with six other groups performing on the Spring Showcase stage. (Submitted photo)
Hudson Spring Showcase is Sunday
April 21, 2016 - 7:00am
April 19, 2016
Gillingham earns wealth managers award
April 19, 2016 - 2:38pm
April 17, 2016
Boutique opens this week
April 17, 2016 - 9:45am
April 16, 2016
Alex Linell in his new Black Oar shop on Buckeye  Street along the St. Croix River. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Mississippi River world-beater
April 16, 2016 - 8:57am
April 14, 2016
Kentucky coffee tree is Hudson's 'Tree of the Year'
April 14, 2016 - 1:07pm
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