Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
Legislature lifts barrier battled over at high court
Wisconsin roundup: Old remark by Zimmerman raises criticism; girl, 6, bags buck; more state news stories
Former golf course employee accused of embezzlement
'United to Amend': Campaign finance resolution to appear on April ballot
Semi truck fire near Woodbury causes Monday morning delays
crime and courts
Swimmers shine at state
Weird weather we're having. Can we move on from climate change denial?
Central one of state's biggest successes
Christenson's focus pays off
Wilgren and Gilson sign letters of intent
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
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/10/17 Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/12/17 Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/8/17 Board Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Marilyn J. Martin Estate, Case No. 17PR50
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 12/1/17, Case No. 17-CV-436, Mary Deborah Peterson
Thomas J. Haroldson
Dolores Anne (Payson) Dahl
Raymond 'Ray' Fronczak
Viewpoint: Facts or emotions?
Pastor column: Living life as a thank you gift to God
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
Letters to the Editor: A comment on 'A View from an Economist'
Viewpoint: Supporting victim advocates
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
October 16, 2009
Questions Komen link
Dear Editor, The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I would like to point out that Susan G. Komen (Race for the Cure) gives grants to Planned Parenthood the nation's largest abortion business. Susan G.
October 16, 2009 - 1:01am
September 11, 2009
Helpline assists women
Dear Editor, On Saturday, Sept. 5 I competed in the St. Croix Valley Sprint Triathlon in Hudson. I swam, biked and ran in loving memory of my daughter Aubrey who died 19 years ago on Sept. 5, 1990. Aubrey died at the Meadowbrook Clinic in Minneapolis during my abortion. It was the...
September 11, 2009 - 1:01am
July 3, 2009
Pro-choice not peaceful
Dear Editor, In 2004, about 40 people, men, women and children were prayerfully protesting the Hudson YMCA's decision to rent their facilities to Planned Parenthood. Planned Parenthood is the largest abortion provider in the United States. We were trying to convince the YMCA to keep...
July 3, 2009 - 1:55am
April 16, 2009
New York's new Catholic leader Tim Dolan addresses abortion at his installation
Former Milwaukee Archbishop Tim Dolan used the nation's biggest pulpit Wednesday to send a strong message against abortion. Dolan, 59, was installed as the new Catholic leader in New York. During his 20-minute homily, Dolan got a standing ovation when he said the church must protect...
April 16, 2009 - 9:32am
November 21, 2008
Letter: Abortion is biggest issue
Dear Editor, I recently read a letter to the editor of a Christian newspaper stating that too many letters had been published about abortion before the election, and, that "other issues" should have been given equal status. I instantly recalled the words of a priest I heard on EWIN,...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Letter: Upset with treat surprise
Dear Editor, My wife and I would like to call out the person(s) or organization who decided it was appropriate to hand out trick-or-treat bags to children which had placed within it the politically themed pamphlet containing the illustration of an abortion. We find it disrespectful,...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Letter: Not 'just' an issue
Abortion -- "just another issue" in regard to Catholic social concerns? Let's tell it like it is; it is murder and should be given top priority. How did the word abortion, in our nation's churches, become so diluted that thousands of Catholics vote for pro-death politicians?
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Letter: Blasts single issue views
Dear Editor The Darla Meyer letter (Star-Observer, July 17) is twisting words to suit her own narrow view. Opinions and manipulations of facts like this belong on the Fox News Channel. Neither McCain nor Obama said they "want to exterminate" anyone -- in fact, they are both adamantly...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Abortions in state lowest since 1974
The number of abortions in Wisconsin last year was the lowest since the state began keeping track in 1974. Almost 8,300 women had abortions in Wisconsin in 2007, down 14 percent from the previous year. There were seven abortions for every thousand females age 15-44 last year. That's...
July 1, 2008 - 9:00am
June 6, 2008
Letter: Thoughts on abortion
Dear Editor, "State-sanctioned killing... (is) becoming more and more anachronistic." These are the powerfully progressive words of Justice John Paul Stevens as quoted in The New York Times on April 17, 2008. Justice Stevens, who joined the 7-2 majority decision in Baze v. Rees,...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
April 4, 2008
Letter: Thoughts on abortion
The ultimate form of child abuse is infanticide. Prettifying the gruesome procedure by a rhetorical camouflage of "choice" is purposefully intended to anesthetize guilt. The Catholic Church has stood firm in a staunch defense of millions of voiceless victims. Yet there are agitators...
April 4, 2008 - 12:00am
March 7, 2008
Letter: Abortion isn't good change
Change -- the word that, of late, resounds in the air long after the word is spoken. Change, change to what? Should we intensify our efforts to make this one nation for all, except for the pre-born and those we would euthanize? Our health care system, does it need change, and, whom...
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am