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April 13, 2016
Bethany Mazur always called 9-year-old Travis Anderson her "little buddy." Mazur was killed in a car accident last summer in Polk County, but her mother, Kim, is carrying on her memory through a scholarship fund for special needs children. Its first major fundraiser will be a noncompetitive talent show at The Phipps. (Submitted photo)
'Butterflies' scholarship, talent show to aid special needs kids
April 13, 2016 - 10:56am
Federal court keeps voter ID in place, considers exceptions; Ex-Menomonie school board president goes to prison; 14 more state news stories
April 13, 2016 - 8:41am
April 12, 2016
Kari Jo Fore is the director of Bethel Highlands Preschool and believes passionately in the value of early childhood education. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Early childhood education is important, director says
April 12, 2016 - 12:12pm
Hudson Marching Band Parent Group reaches fundraising goal
April 12, 2016 - 11:09am
April 8, 2016
The Willow River fourth grade team was managed by Heather Pomeroy. Pictured from left areAmelia Gabriel, Lilly Hansen, Julia Frank, Elle Quist, Jack Pomeroy and Dylan Sias. Not pictured is Ari Bruinooge.  Submitted photo
2016 DI teams give it their all
April 8, 2016 - 9:38am
April 7, 2016
Hudson High School biology teacher Amy Petermeier, left, and school nurse Lisa Kein chat with School Board President Jamie Johnson at a faculty gathering to celebrate passage of the referendum on expanding and renovating the school. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Faculty celebrates vote to expand and renovate Hudson High School
April 7, 2016 - 3:11pm
April 6, 2016
GOP closer to brokered convention after Cruz wins Wisconsin; Statewide voter turnout 200,000 higher than expected; six more Wisconsin elections stories
April 6, 2016 - 8:08am
April 4, 2016
The Jewop singers include Hudson High School grads Morgan Armbruster, sitting third from left, and Christopher Lueneburg, standing third from left. (Submitted photo).
Hudson grads keep on singing
April 4, 2016 - 9:29am
April 3, 2016
Final referendum meeting draws 100 to Hudson High School
April 3, 2016 - 7:08am
March 29, 2016
HHS agriculture science teacher Cindy Landers is happy about the direction her program has taken over the past few years and the enthusiasm of her students. She is in the school greenhouse where everything from tomatoes to geraniums are growing in good health.
FFA and ag science students having fun while keeping an eye on the future
March 29, 2016 - 3:43am
March 27, 2016
Stable Hudson kindergarten enrollment seen next year
March 27, 2016 - 9:16am
March 25, 2016
Luther Miller, a St. Thomas University student, talks to children during a Good Friday event at Bethel Highlands Church about the significance of Jesus’ last supper with his disciplines. The children had a snack of bread and grape juice. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Children experience Good Friday at Bethel Highlands
March 25, 2016 - 3:28pm
Hudson School Board candidates state their cases
March 25, 2016 - 11:39am
March 24, 2016
Our View: There is no perfect referendum
March 24, 2016 - 12:25pm
In wake of budget cut, UWRF college faces loss of instructors, courses
March 24, 2016 - 10:52am
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