Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
Finance committee asks for more info on drug investigator position
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
Authorities asking for information on suspected card fraud
crime and courts
Raider wrestlers pass first BRC test
Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Raider football playoff run ends
ARFID could be to blame for so-called picky eaters
Reindeer by the Park draws lines for Santa
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
PHOTOS: Retailers go all out on window decor
arts and entertainment
PUBLIC NOTICE: Bass Lake Management Plan Review
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 10/12/16 Special Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-07 (Adopt 2017 Budget)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Barbara J. Smrdel Estate; Case No 16PR90
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Resolution 2016-06 (Library Tax Exemption Request)
Daniel Brooks Theese, 27
Hunter T. Blair, 24
Clarence Vernon "Vern" Haas, 80
Audrey Cernohous, 78
Jeff Hitchcock, 66
Editorial: Protesters win Pyrrhic victory
Small is good business
Letters to the Editor for Dec. 1, 2016
A lot to be thankful for this year
Trump should not pursue Clinton
Real Estate Showcase
April 14, 2016
Kentucky coffee tree is Hudson's 'Tree of the Year'
The Hudson Urban Forestry Board has begun a Tree of the Year program in an effort to expand and promote tree diversity on private property in...
April 14, 2016 - 1:07pm
April 12, 2016
Chamber is looking for a few good homes
It is never too early to start thinking about the holidays, especially Hudson’s annual Christmas Tour of Homes. The Chamber of Commerce has been coordinating this special weekend for more than 30 years and it draws more than 1,000 people to town in mid November. The tour has always...
April 12, 2016 - 8:31am
April 9, 2016
SSG sale finalized
SSG Corporation, founded and owned by local businessman Burt Nordstrand for 45 years, was sold earlier this year and the deal was finalized last...
April 9, 2016 - 1:03pm
April 8, 2016
Central Bank officially becomes MidWestOne
Central Bank -- with locations in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Florida -- officially will be known as MidWestOne Bank as of April 2. MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc., traded publicly on NASDAQ as MOFG, is the holding company for both MidWestOne Bank and Central Bank. The name change is...
April 8, 2016 - 11:10am
April 5, 2016
Hudson native Chris Buege joins Grandview Dental office
Dr. Christopher Buege has returned home to practice dentistry. The 2001 graduate of Hudson High School recently joined Dr. Patrick Wolfe in...
April 5, 2016 - 9:05am
April 3, 2016
Daymakers Moving and Storage thrives through caring, generosity, community service
As anyone who's been there knows, nothing can ruin your day like a stressful move. Hence the name of Sean Higgins's year-old Hudson business:...
April 3, 2016 - 10:55am
March 26, 2016
Tech Neeck's Auto Service: mom-and-pop service backed by top-tier expertise
As those close to John Neeck know all too well, he might as well have been born with a rachet in one hand and a torque wrench in the other. Automotive...
March 26, 2016 - 9:39am
March 22, 2016
Ellie's Cocina brings authentic Mexican tastes to downtown Hudson
Sure, you've been to Mexican restaurants -- but have you tasted REAL Mexican food prepared by an authentic Mexican chef? Alejandro "Alex" Luna...
March 22, 2016 - 11:08am
March 17, 2016
Kathy O’Connell marks 40 years with CCH
Kathy O'Connell celebrated 40 years of employment at Hudson’s Christian Community Homes on Tuesday, March 8. “When I tell people that I have...
March 17, 2016 - 9:32am
March 15, 2016
Citizens State Bank announces promotions
Citizens State Bank announced the following appointments:Shawn Tyler, Hudson office, has been promoted from Vice President/Chief Credit Officer...
March 15, 2016 - 11:55am
March 10, 2016
Scenes from a Hudson original: Mike's Standard on Coulee Road
If you're a reporter, don't plan on having a long, uninterrupted conversation with owner Mike Sime at at his Mike's BP/Standard station just...
March 10, 2016 - 1:53pm
March 9, 2016
OEM’s Baldwin plant to close; company says 34 workers will lose jobs
BALDWIN -- Thirty-four employees of OEM Fabricators Inc., will be losing their jobs beginning April 30, the company said in a notification last week to state officials announcing the plant’s closing here. In a brief March 1 letter to the Dislocated Worker Unit of the Wisconsin Department...
March 9, 2016 - 1:31pm
March 8, 2016
EDC banquet honors business award winners
The St. Croix Economic Development Corporation honored its 2015 business of the year winners at a banquet Thursday, Feb. 25 at Kilkarney Hills...
March 8, 2016 - 1:36pm
Carla Timmerman retires from Hudson House
The name Carla Timmerman has been synonymous with hospitality in Hudson for more than 30 years. She has been the Hudson House director of sales...
March 8, 2016 - 9:31am
Sen. Harsdorf goes to work - at Home Depot
Businesses statewide recognize value in employing a diverse workforce. Stephen Crawford, who has a developmental disability, is a hardworking...
March 8, 2016 - 8:28am