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Wisconsin roundup: Madison-area shooting victims still hospitalized, 1 critical; more state news stories
RV Horizons promises changes at Houlton property
Wisconsin roundup: 3 wounded, suspect dead after shooting spree at Middleton business; more state news stories
LWV says confirm your voter registration
Thunderstorms, heavy rain expected tonight and Thursday
crime and courts
Cross Country: Raiders dominate home invite
Four sisters equal one happy St. Croix Central girls golf team
UWRF football: Falcons fall short again
Volleyball: Raider spikers win twice
Falcon Briefs Koehler lifts booters to win
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: 10/23/18 Plan Comm. Hearings - Summit Ridge Subdiv.
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/24/18, Case No. 18-CV-353
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/13/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- Annual Contract -Gas & Diesel Fuel
PUBLIC NOTICE: Pending Application for Proposed Pier
Hudson Physicians Gives Back to Local Artists & Community
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Gregory Mleziva as Managing Principal
Multifamily Maxwell development nears completion
Bakke Norman Attorney Inducted into The Fellows
Ronald J. Jenkins Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Place a Business Announcement
Lillian R. Ponto
Stephen P. Rondeau
Glenda Jean Cocherell
Darrell Lee Dugdale
Henningsen 60th Anniversary
Larry and Jan Fussell
Hudson Library Notes: Banned Books Week at the library
Letters to the editor: More unites us than divides us
Letters: Call for Christians to consider Evangelical statement opposing 'social justice'; Parents: Be watchful and diligent!
Hudson pastor column: Tears are an expression of love
Woodworking column: A difficult fellow to figure out
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August 24, 2018
From this Perch: We have met the enemy and he is us
When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.—Winston Churchill. Sometimes it feels like our political environment...
August 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 9, 2018
Library column: STEAM at the Hudson Area Library
In today's world, we hear a lot about S.T.E.M., but have you heard of S.T.E.A.M.? These acronyms share the "Science, Technology, Engineering,...
August 9, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 3, 2018
Viewpoint: Happy Birthday, Medicare and Medicaid
Medicare and Medicaid will celebrate their 53rd birthday on July 30. Since the programs' inception, millions of elderly, low-income and disabled...
August 3, 2018 - 7:49am
August 2, 2018
Library Column: Library launches new website
As a resource and tool for the local community, it was important the Hudson Area Public Library's website be accessible, easy to navigate, and...
August 2, 2018 - 8:00pm
July 29, 2018
From this Perch: Second thoughts
I initially submitted a different column than the one you're reading now. For a variety of reasons, I contacted the paper on Monday and asked...
July 29, 2018 - 9:37am
July 26, 2018
Hudson Library Notes: Forever Young Adult book club at the library
Librarians think you're never too old for young adult books, and millions of readers agree. By some estimates, nearly 70 percent of teen titles...
July 26, 2018 - 5:00am
July 13, 2018
They build things and they tear them down, too
Excavators are salt of the earth-type people. Before things can be built starting at eye level and above, excavators are called in for site grading...
July 13, 2018 - 3:00pm
July 9, 2018
Hudson Library column: Young Writers' Workshop at the library
For kids, reading and writing go together like peanut butter and jelly. That's why we offer a monthly Young Writer's Workshop at the Hudson Area...
July 9, 2018 - 5:00am
July 5, 2018
Work Hard, Pray Harder: A Step Towards the Green Rush
Wisconsin LRB-2457, a bill worth $2.4 billion in economic activity and 18,000 new jobs in a single year alone, would have legalized marijuana...
July 5, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 28, 2018
Hudson Library column: Riverfest programming at the library
The library has several events scheduled in conjunction with the St. Croix RiverFest July 17-22. This year's festival is special as it marks...
June 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 16, 2018
Pastor column: A challenge for Fathers Day
My grandfather was one of the most influential people in my life. He lived on the next block over from us and I probably spent as much time with him, as a child, as I did with my father. Gramps was a gentle man with a big heart who could make or fix just about anything. He was well-liked...
June 16, 2018 - 2:20pm
Daniel Bruch column: Resetting our moral compass
My spouse and I like to eat breakfast at local restaurants. One of our favorite places is a local bar/restaurant combination where the price...
June 16, 2018 - 5:21am
June 13, 2018
Hudson Library column: Calling all wizards!
The Hudson Area Public Library will transform into the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry's Hudson Satellite Campus in a special camp...
June 13, 2018 - 8:52pm
June 12, 2018
Work hard, pray harder column: Time to catch up
The Hudson Star-Observer recently ran a piece on the handling of sexual assault in St. Croix
June 12, 2018 - 5:00am
June 8, 2018
Brux column: Economic scapegoating in the age of populism
We've seen very kind and compassionate letters to this paper, along with biased and intolerant ones. We're talking here of the topic of immigration,...
June 8, 2018 - 5:54pm