Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
Pot, plants, gun allegedly found in rural River Falls raid
Charges: Woman embezzled $250K from River Falls facility
Polaris issues recall on ATVs
Hudson drug arrest follows heroin overdose
Wisconsin roundup: Democrat calls concealed weapons without permits 'irresponsible'; chief justice rebuffs Walker's ethics panel proposal; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
Six Raiders all-state hockey
A helping hand for ducks
Raiders state champs!
Raider hockey reaches state title game
Hudson wrestlers fall in state quarterfinals
WHY in the YMCA
Bank of Hudson stained glass window to be restored
Hudson musician featured as Minnesota Varsity artist
'Stepping Out' stands out on stage
Hudson author publishes first book
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARINGS: Case Nos. 17-CV-127 and 128; Meak
SUMMONS: Worlds Foremost Bank v Gerald L. Rugg; Case No. 17-SC-61
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
TOWN OF TROY: 4/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Elevator Cab, Fixtures, Doors, etc.
Thomas G.F. McCombie Jr., 85
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Dale A. Reschke, 52
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Deborah L. Boles, 65
Mining can help America make things again
Letters to the Editor for March 23
Can we talk? Healthier Together cannot be ignored
Letters: Give Trump a chance; Support for local candidates
Letters to the Editor for March 9, 2017
Real Estate Showcase
November 20, 2014
Notes From The Dockside: Deer season opener
By Mike Yurk It is the opening day of the Wisconsin gun season for deer. There are thousands of people dressed in orange sitting in tree stands, pushing through the brush on deer drives and generally wandering around the woods. I am not one of them. Instead I am sitting in a boat...
November 20, 2014 - 9:23am
August 7, 2014
Eleven-year-old Caitlin Cravens is a trapshooting success
Caitlin Cravens of Hudson is not your average 11-year-old. Not only is she on the Hudson High School shooting team as a sixth-grader, she also...
August 7, 2014 - 11:31am
July 16, 2014
Hudson High School graduate sails across the Atlantic
A 2013 Hudson High School graduate had a once in a lifetime experience spending 28 consecutive days at sea with a study abroad program called...
July 16, 2014 - 3:33pm
July 3, 2014
Bear pays a visit to town of Hudson home
Vickie Walsh was having a conversation with her daughter at their town of Hudson home the morning of June 20 when she noticed what she thought...
July 3, 2014 - 1:59pm
June 13, 2014
Trail camera photographs bear in the town of Hudson
A black bear was caught on camera ambling down a trail in the town of Hudson a couple of weeks ago. Omar Reece, who lives on Golden Oaks Road...
June 13, 2014 - 12:47pm
May 22, 2014
Cabela’s newest store in Woodbury opens
“We sell fun.” That was how Shelby Rockhold, the general manager of Cabela’s newest store in Woodbury, described what Cabela’s does. On...
May 22, 2014 - 12:36pm
May 14, 2014
Notes from the Dockside: Improvise, adapt and overcome
By Mike Yurk I had planned this fishing trip for about three months. It was a grand fishing adventure to Chequamegon Bay off Lake Superior taking place over a long weekend. My buddy, Doug and I fished Chequamegon Bay in mid-May. We left home early on a Friday morning, drove...
May 14, 2014 - 4:57pm
April 2, 2014
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
EAU CLAIRE – State wildlife biologists invite anyone interested in the status of their local deer herd to attend the annual spring fish and game hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, April 14, in their county. In the past, early spring herd status meetings were based on groupings of deer management...
April 2, 2014 - 12:05pm
March 12, 2014
Wild Side: Homeland security air force in peril
A bat flew by my nose as I was sitting on the patio last evening. The swooshing flutter startled me from my book. Bats were flying laps around...
March 12, 2014 - 8:36am
February 27, 2014
Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery Club schedules Hunter Education and Bow Safety classes
There will be a certified Wisconsin Hunter Education course at the Hudson Rod and Gun Club for those youth interested in firearm safety, hunting and recreational shooting beginning Tuesday, March 4. There is online registration on the Wisconsin DNR website (dnr.wi.gov) and a registration...
February 27, 2014 - 2:27pm
January 24, 2014
Vintage 'sleds' roll into Boardman
It is a big sport, but it doesn’t get a lot of attention unless you happen to participate. It is the collecting, restoring and racing of vintage...
January 24, 2014 - 11:27am
January 15, 2014
Trumpeter swans: Hudson’s premier winter attraction
So it has been for years, on a nice winter weekend day, hundreds of people, photographers and nature enthusiasts still flock to Hudson to have...
January 15, 2014 - 3:15pm
January 13, 2014
State grant leverages local dollars to improve Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery range
Members and occasional users of range and trap facilities offered by the Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery Club are watching some big improvements...
January 13, 2014 - 10:16am
January 7, 2014
Afton Alps is 50 years young
This is a big year for Afton Alps. The area ski destination is celebrating its 50 year anniversary. In addition to that, it is the ski area’s...
January 7, 2014 - 12:22pm
December 30, 2013
Hudson outdoor writer Mike Yurk publishes 10th book
Mike Yurk’s latest book is off the press and available in downtown Hudson. “More Notes from the Dockside,” is a collection of stories...
December 30, 2013 - 3:54pm