Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
'No blueprint' for Pence visit to Hudson; local security costs top $30K
Troy home damaged by fire, one man hospitalized
Multiple UWRF dorm rooms stolen from in burglary, items recovered
Wisconsin roundup: More Wisconsin schools meeting or exceeding expectations; more state news stories
St. Croix County Board of Supervisors looking for applicants
crime and courts
Girls hockey: Raiders roll in opener
Kroll named WIAC Co-Scholar Athlete
11 Raiders All-BRC football
Hudson Squirt A hockey is Yooper Classic runner-ups
Three named All-BRC volleyball
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
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Belisle Permits
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Breci Permits
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Druscilla M. Hobbins Estate; Case No. 18-PR-101
ASSUMED NAME AMENDMENT: The Gates of Rochester
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/6/18 Open House - Zoning Ordinance Revisions
Cryotherapy lounge opens in Hudson
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
Grove joins First National Bank of River Falls
Recap: Boomers and Seniors Expo shows seniors healthy living options
Drivers reminded to use caution around school buses
Place a Business Announcement
Robert Louis Johnson
Robert C. White
Jacob M. Lyons
Anny "Annie" Baerheim Dunn
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th Wedding Anniversary
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Savannah Lynn Sundby
Letters to the editor: Kudos to Hudson PD!; Will political gamesmanship ever stop?
Hudson pastor column: I believe that inside every part of God's Word there is truth.
Greg Peters column: The gift
Hudson Library Notes: Library Black Friday doorbuster deal
Work hard, pray harder column: Healing the divide
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
October 13, 2018
Brux column: Consistent pro-life election issues
This column is specifically addressed to my dear Catholic sisters and brothers and all others who grapple with the issues of abortion, social...
October 13, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 12, 2018
Viewpoint: October is National Farm to School Month
October is National Farm to School month. All over the country, farm to school programs are empowering children to make informed and healthy...
October 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 11, 2018
Column: Journalism is under attack, but what's new?
"Editing a paper is a nice business," Charles K. Blandin once wrote. He was being sarcastic. Still, he believed in the free press and made it...
October 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
Hudson Library Notes: Hogwarts after hours at the library
This fall, after the lights go down at the library, a limited few will join us for Hogwarts After Hours, a Fantastical Feast and Magical Fundraiser. Wizards 21 years and older can purchase tickets to enjoy the finest house-elf fare paired with drinks from Madam Rosmerta's stores....
October 11, 2018 - 11:25am
October 8, 2018
Daniel Bruch column: Low turnout equals poor government
We are quickly approaching the 2018 midterm elections. While there is some disagreement about the extent of voter turnout and whether or not...
October 8, 2018 - 10:00am
October 7, 2018
Momma's Always Right column: Undeserved criticism of AG Schimel
I'm not the only voter tired of political rhetoric used to defeat opponents that stretches from misrepresentation to deliberate deception. One...
October 7, 2018 - 8:00am
October 4, 2018
Work hard, pray harder column: A month for reflection
As we head into October, which is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, it seems like as good a time as ever to talk about the effects of our local...
October 4, 2018 - 5:00pm
From this Perch: Heartbreaking and ugly
Can something be both heartbreaking and ugly at the same time? We now know the answer is yes, as we witness the brutal confirmation process of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh grind on. As I write this, that nomination is on a one week "pause" as the FBI looks into sexual assault...
October 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
Wild Side Column: Back in Florida for some Drum love
I returned to our place in Cedar Key, Florida a couple weeks ago to take delivery of a fishing boat. I picked up my fishing friend Frank Fillo...
October 4, 2018 - 5:00am
October 3, 2018
Daniel Bruch column: Just a reminder about love and peace
I confess. I am one of those silent/mature generation members, joined by some of the earlier baby boomers, who every Friday for the last several...
October 3, 2018 - 5:00am
Hudson Library Notes: Tweens and teens in October
October 3, 2018 - 5:00am
September 28, 2018
Hudson Library Notes: St. Croix County traveling book club
Beginning Oct. 18, we hope you can join us for a St. Croix County traveling book club. Each month a different St. Croix County library will host a book discussion at a local restaurant. All meetings will be held the third Thursday of the month with optional dinner beginning at 6 p.m.,...
September 28, 2018 - 1:36pm
September 27, 2018
Views from the Right column: Should we or shouldn't we?
The impact of declaring sanctuary status is something both Pierce and St. Croix county residents need to carefully consider before local governments...
September 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
September 24, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Lombardi time
Coaching has changed dramatically since the Vincent Thomas "Vince" Lombardi football era in Green Bay. He was a tough-as-nails, no nonsense...
September 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
September 23, 2018
Daniel Bruch column: Why are some words so frightening?
Here we are in the midst of another insufferably long election season. Again, we are focused on national as well as local elections. Thus far,...
September 23, 2018 - 3:00pm