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St. Croix County continuing transportation discussion
New trial date set for North Hudson man
Ellsworth woman pleads guilty to embezzlement
Wisconsin roundup: Xcel customers to see bigger utility bills; more state news stories
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Wilgren, Owens are all-state
Boys make splash in opener
Girls hockey starts 2-0
Gymnasts open season strong
Familiar face back with boys
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
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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
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VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 10/3/17 Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: FNMA v. Kevin A. Tiedemann, et al.; Case No. 17-CV-84
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 12/20/17, 4 pm; St. Croix Self Service Storage
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Mary P. Schuna Estate; Case No. 17-PR-107
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 12/2/17, Eagle Storage - Hudson, 11 am
Floyd K. Johnson
Ada Kathlyn "Kay" Sandeen
John Patrick O'Neill
Mary Jane Bohl
Richard (Butch) Herman Lee
Friday is 'Light Up Night' in Hudson
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Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Viewpoint: What Does the Quran really say?
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April 20, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Federal gun charges filed against Jakubowski; Dems renew 'Citizens United' effort; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Joseph Jakubowski now faces both state and federal charges for allegedly stealing 18 guns and two silencers from a Janesville gun...
April 20, 2017 - 10:12am
March 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: New bill would ban state payments for state employee abortions; Walker still 65K short of 2010 job promise; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- More state government employees in Wisconsin would have to pay for their own abortions as part of a new Republican bill.
March 13, 2017 - 8:58am
January 27, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bill limiting union influence on fast track; Wisconsinites at March for Life; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — A GOP-backed measure that would limit the influence of unions bidding for public projects is poised to move quickly through the Legislature. Sen. Leah Vukmir and Rep. Rob Hutton are sponsoring the measure on project labor agreements. A spokesperson for Vukmir said Thursday...
January 27, 2017 - 9:51am
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