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December 16, 2009
For the Record
Ice skate with Santa Skate with Santa and his Hudson Crusader Elves Saturday Dec. 19 from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Hudson Hockey Arena, 1820 Hanley Road. Admission is free with a non-perishable food donation. Register to win a Hudson Crusader hockey game family pack. At the Crusader hockey...
December 16, 2009 - 8:53am
July 23, 2009
Talafous joins Crusaders staff as 'master coach'
Humbled by the lessons a life in hockey have provided, Dean Talafous is getting back into coaching. The MnJHL's Hudson Crusaders announced last week that Talafous has accepted an offer to become the team's master coach, a duty that will allow his watchful eye to scour nearly every...
July 23, 2009 - 1:44am
May 6, 2009
Crusaders, Saints ink affiliation deal
The Hudson Crusaders of the Minnesota Junior Hockey League and the Central Wisconsin Saints of the Great Lakes Hockey League announced this week they have agreed to an affiliation between the two teams. The Crusaders and the Saints, who are located in Stevens Point, will play two...
May 6, 2009 - 1:13am
January 21, 2009
Beer licenses approved for five more hockey games
The City Council on Monday night authorized beer sales at five more Hudson Crusaders hockey games at Hudson Sports & Civic Center. The question of whether beer sales should be allowed at the Junior League games has been an issue throughout the team's 2008-09 season. A divided council...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Crusaders may leave Hudson if beer sales aren't allowed
The general manager of the Hudson Crusaders told the City Council on Dec. 15 that the Junior League hockey team's future in Hudson may depend on whether the city allows beer sales at its games. The team lost $20,000 during its inaugural 2007-08 season in Hudson, said Harry Urschel. He...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Hockey association denied a second temporary beer license
The city's experiment with allowing beer sales at Hudson Crusaders hockey games has come to an end -- at least for now. At its Nov. 24 meeting, the City Council voted 3-2 to deny the Hudson Hockey Association a temporary beer license for the Crusaders' Dec. 6 game. The council had...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
Having a cold one
The local Junior A hockey team, the Hudson Crusaders, had a festive weekend that included a game with first-time fundraiser beer sales and Buffalo...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
Crusaders need host families in Hudson area
The Hudson Crusader hockey team is looking for additional host families for the current Junior League season.
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
Romanoskis pumped about being willing to 'billet'
They weren't exactly sure what a "billet" even is, but they were happy to become one. Todd and Mary Jo Romanoski and family hosted and housed an early-college-age player from the newly formed Hudson Crusaders during the just-ended hockey season, in a practice that is called billeting....
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am