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May 18, 2016
AcuEnergetics practitioner and teacher John Peitzman, who works directly with founder Kevin Farrow, joins owner Denise Gunderson in the Healing Waters Health Center education room. (Hudson Star-Observer file photo)
Healing Waters Health Center marks five years as Hudson's holistic mecca
May 18, 2016 - 5:58am
May 17, 2016
Phillips Medisize engineering manager Justin Westendorf (left) discusses various products made at the Hudson-based company on Tuesday with Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch. They were joined by design manager Jeremy Odegard and Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, R-River Falls. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Lt. governor visits Hudson businesses
May 17, 2016 - 4:30pm
May 16, 2016
(Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
RCU Discovery Center nearly completed
May 16, 2016 - 9:40am
May 13, 2016
Governor Walker is flanked by one of his staff members on the left and JoAnne Parks, executive director of Options for Women on the right as they symbolilcally cut the red ribbon to open the new office. The governor drove from Madison to be in River Falls by 9 a.m. Later that day, he went fishing.
Walker joins Options for Women at opening
May 13, 2016 - 11:01am
May 10, 2016
Owner Rachel DeNicola in her new Hudson Mainstream Boutique, where her book, "Lessons from my Lunchbox," is on display near the entrance as one of the store's many messages of empowerment for customers. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Mainstream Boutique: it's all about empowerment
May 10, 2016 - 10:32am
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