Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Area news

May 30, 2013
Taxpayers likely to help pay back big unemployment obligation; State Guardsman will receive Silver Star; more state news
May 30, 2013 - 9:50am
May 29, 2013
Yellowstone Trail festivities set Saturday
May 29, 2013 - 4:16pm
Between showers, bulk of state's corn crop now planted; Severson-sponsored 'apology' bill gets hearing; more state briefs
May 29, 2013 - 9:25am
Reward boosted to $1,750 for bear death information
May 29, 2013 - 8:35am
May 28, 2013
At a ceremonial groundbreaking event in Stillwater, Minn. Tuesday afternoon, business leaders, residents and politicians gathered to mark the start of the St. Croix River Crossing project. Among those taking turns with the shovels were (left to right) U.S. Rep. Ron Kind, U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin. (Photo by Jeff Holmquist)
UPDATE: Act of Congress leads to bridge project's start
May 28, 2013 - 5:14pm
May 20, 2013
A winery is proposed at the site of a former nursery in the town of Troy.
Former nursery site of planned town of Troy winery
May 20, 2013 - 5:13pm
Summer, kids, fishing, it's all good and it's on Perch Lake
May 20, 2013 - 4:18pm
May 17, 2013
Hudson Star Observer file photo.
Goliath Challenge set for Saturday
May 17, 2013 - 7:59am
May 16, 2013
St. Croix parks to have open house, state parks plan free days
May 16, 2013 - 10:24am
May 15, 2013
State Rep. Dean Knudson, R-Hudson, makes a point during a listening session at the Hudson Area Library at noon on Saturday. Photo by Randy Hanson
Knudson expects some increase in state aid for schools
May 15, 2013 - 4:24pm
A Wisconsin DNR employee in a fire-spotting plane made this photo of the massive Germann Road fire as it consumed homes along a lake near Barnes Tuesday evening.
UPDATED(4:20 p.m.) Hotline established for individuals affected by Germann Road fire
May 15, 2013 - 3:07pm
Hudson native Jeff Burton, left, and Randy Zimmermann of Afton, Minn., are the founders and partners in Procentive. Burton is the chief of technology and Zimmermann runs the business side of things. Photos by Randy Hanson
Hudson-based Procentive pioneered software as a service
May 15, 2013 - 1:15pm
River Falls-based State Senator Sheila Harsdorf welcomed the Dalai Lama to Wisconsin May 14 during his two-day visit to Madison to give a teaching, take part in a panel discussion at UW-Madison and address a joint session of the State Legislature. 
<i>Submitted photo</i>
Area state senator greets Dalai Lama
May 15, 2013 - 11:42am
Debbie Griffin photo.
Hwy. 35 crash results in injury, citation
May 15, 2013 - 10:01am
May 14, 2013
Erika Borgstrom
SCC mourns loss of students
May 14, 2013 - 9:06am
randomness