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January 13, 2015
Grants available for trails and parks
January 13, 2015 - 9:26am
December 3, 2014
A chart issued by the WDNR shows harvest figures from western counties and a comparison with last year's harvest.
Recent season's buck harvest 8 percent behind last year, safest ever recorded; buck kill up in Pierce
December 3, 2014 - 5:33am
November 26, 2014
Derek Gilbert of North Hudson shot an eight-point buck and a doe on the opening day of deer season. He was hunting on land near Manawa, Wis., that has been in his family for 150 years. Gilbert's brother, Collin of North Branch, Minn., shot the other doe. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Eastern Wisconsin deer
November 26, 2014 - 4:00pm
November 20, 2014
Notes From The Dockside: Deer season opener
November 20, 2014 - 9:23am
August 7, 2014
Caitlin Cravens, 11, shot 171 at Nationals for a first place spot. (Submitted photo)
Eleven-year-old Caitlin Cravens is a trapshooting success
August 7, 2014 - 11:31am
July 16, 2014
Dane Rudy and the rest of the crew spent parts of their days learning about new lines and sails, and how they work. (Submitted photo)
Hudson High School graduate sails across the Atlantic
July 16, 2014 - 3:33pm
July 3, 2014
Vickie Walsh took this photo of a large black bear as it ambled away from her home on Charlie Ryan Road in the town of Hudson. (Submitted photo)
Bear pays a visit to town of Hudson home
July 3, 2014 - 1:59pm
June 13, 2014
A black bear is caught on camera ambling down a trail in the town of Hudson May 29. The picture was taken at a property on Golden Oaks Road off of Trout Brook Road. (Submitted photo)
Trail camera photographs bear in the town of Hudson
June 13, 2014 - 12:47pm
May 22, 2014
The two-story mountain with twenty-five mounts is a feature of all the Cabela's stores and an attraction for the entire family. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Mike Yurk)
Cabela’s newest store in Woodbury opens
May 22, 2014 - 12:36pm
May 14, 2014
Notes from the Dockside: Improvise, adapt and overcome
May 14, 2014 - 4:57pm
April 2, 2014
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
April 2, 2014 - 12:05pm
March 12, 2014
A flying little brown bat needs to eat about half its body weight in insects each night that it is active. (New Mexico Department of Natural Resources photo.)
Wild Side: Homeland security air force in peril
March 12, 2014 - 8:36am
February 27, 2014
Hudson Rod, Gun and Archery Club schedules Hunter Education and Bow Safety classes
February 27, 2014 - 2:27pm
January 24, 2014
Oldest sled award went to Charles Rice with a 1965 Bolens Hus-ski. His wife Jenny, seated with him, earned the prize for traveling the farthest. They are from Anoka, Minn. The sled with all three parts is 14 feet long. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Margaret A. Ontl)
Vintage 'sleds' roll into Boardman
January 24, 2014 - 11:27am
January 15, 2014
Up up and away, adult trumpeter swans take flight from open water on the St. Croix River Monday afternoon. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Margaret A. Ontl)
Trumpeter swans: Hudson’s premier winter attraction
January 15, 2014 - 3:15pm