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July 27, 2015
Mary Ellen Boyum and Jean Bot, left, take on Chuck Frazier and Bill Lightle in a game on pickleball on the Red Cedar Canyon tennis courts last Friday. The four are among a group of over a dozen local players, mostly senior citizens, who have embraced the growing sport. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Funny name for a fun game
July 27, 2015 - 12:11pm
July 21, 2015
Tee It Up For Troops golf event set for Aug. 17
July 21, 2015 - 7:00am
July 16, 2015
Hudson starting pitcher Brian Sparstad rears back to deliver a pitch to the plate in the River Rats St. Croix Valley Baseball League  game against the Ellsworth Hubbers last Sunday afternoon at Grandview Park. Sparstad allowed just one run through the first five innings before Ellsworth tied the game 4-4 in the sixth and went on to an 11-7 victory.
River Rats fall to Prescott, Ellsworth
July 16, 2015 - 12:43pm
July 8, 2015
Hudson’s Braxton Belt takes a lead off third base as teammate Sam Chase fouls off a pitch in the fourth inning of Hudson’s American Legion Post 50 baseball team’s game against River Falls Post 121 last Thursday at Grandview Park. Chase hit a walk-off bloop single in the bottom of the seventh inning to give Hudson a 6-5 win. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Hudson Legion baseball team defeats RF, wins 2 of 3
July 8, 2015 - 4:20pm
Hudson River Rats Austin Booher (36), Mike Hommes (16), Mitch Lewis (2) and Miles Lewis (23) helped the St. Croix Division team to an 11-3 victory over the Eau Galle squad in the St. Croix Valley Baseball league All-Star Game last Saturday night in River Falls. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
River Rats poised for stretch run
July 8, 2015 - 3:51pm
Alumni included Ashley Iverson, Allie Knutson, Megan Knutson, Alyssa Claflin, Kristy Claflin, Mackenzie Buck, Ashley Johnson, Missy Ruppert, Markie Thompson, Alexa Haines, Nicole Alberg and Katie Alberg. This year’s varsity players included Maggie Koehler, Emily Ryder, Megan Monette, Jordan Helterbrand, Makenzie Drace, Kyla Schewe, Karyn Chukel, Emma Richert, Emma Olson, Sarah Hallen, Kate Sanocki, Mady Haines and Catie Woodley.
Raiders host alumni girls soccer game
July 8, 2015 - 3:46pm
June 24, 2015
University of St. Thomas sprinter Angela Tipp competes at the women's MIAC outdoor track and field championship May 10, 2013, in O'Shaughnessy Stadium. (Mark Brown/ University of St. Thomas photo)
Hudson natives All-Americans at University of St. Thomas
June 24, 2015 - 11:33am
June 19, 2015
Hudson’s U11 boys C3 soccer team finished in second place in its division at the 2015 River Cup May 15-17 at the Field of Dreams in Hudson. Team members include, front row from left, Brett Hauser, Lucas Biederman, Andon Hindhahl, Zach Kochendorfer, Evan Kostynick, Will Kroening and Drew Loewe. Back row, Cody Benoy, Tate Davies, coach Andy Neer, Trevor Nava-Barber, Grady Neer, Myles Roettger, Ben Veenendall, Jack Wasmund and coach Todd Davies. (Submitted photos)
Hudson teams successful at River Cup
June 19, 2015 - 11:32am
June 17, 2015
Kirk, left, and Ryan Nelson of North Hudson appear on television while attending an opening round World Cup soccer game in Winnipeg, Ont. The USA women defeated Australia 3-1. (Submitted photo)
Kozy Korner brothers watch USA defeat Australia in World Cup play
June 17, 2015 - 3:42pm
Rodeo is coming to the St. Croix County Fairgrounds
June 17, 2015 - 6:00am
April 27, 2015
DuCharme garners national honor
April 27, 2015 - 11:13am
April 23, 2015
Erika Guenther, center, is flanked by her parents Martha, left, and Kevin, and her St. Croix Swim Coach Olga Espinosa, in back, as she signs her national letter of intent to swim collegiately at NCAA Division I Eastern Michigan University during a ceremony at Pier 500 last Wednesday. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Guenther to swim at Eastern Michigan
April 23, 2015 - 12:10pm
March 29, 2015
Gary, left, and Melissa Porter, right, pose with their personal friend and former gold-medal Olympian Billy Mills at the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C., last fall. They ran on Mills’ “Team Running Strong” team.
Hudsonites run on team of friend Billy Mills
March 29, 2015 - 10:45am
March 10, 2015
Join the Hudson Mountain Bike Team
March 10, 2015 - 8:41am
March 9, 2015
Try out for baseball
March 9, 2015 - 4:16pm