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Internet safety: a conversation parents and kids must have
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Hudson Dog Owners Association looks to fetch dog park - SPARK grant finalist
Mick brings space to Hudson students - SPARK grant finalist
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Anxiety increasingly growing among students
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/17/16 Budget Hearing Notice
SUMMONS: Preferred Prop. v. Mathias Katch, et al.; Case 16-SC-921
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Fire Dept. SCBA Equipment
FORECLOSURE: Associated Bank v. Matthew Wallin; Case No. 15-CV-529
TOWN OF HUDSON: 11/15/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meetings
Anita J. Limbach, 84
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Patricia Ann Kennedy, 72
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
April 12, 2016
Hudson Marching Band Parent Group reaches fundraising goal
The Hudson March Band Parent Group announced last week that it has reached the $80,000 fundraising goal for purchasing new uniforms and an equipment trailer for the band. A $5,000 check from an anonymous donor that was received last week put the campaign over the top. The gift was...
April 12, 2016 - 11:09am
April 8, 2016
2016 DI teams give it their all
The Destination Imagination season may be over for these Hudson teams but their creative efforts did not go unnoticed. More Hudson teams will...
April 8, 2016 - 9:38am
April 7, 2016
Faculty celebrates vote to expand and renovate Hudson High School
The faculty and administration of Hudson High School celebrated the passage of three school-expansion questions in the April 5 election with...
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
Republicans appear closer to having an historic contested convention thanks to Wisconsinites who gave Ted Cruz a decisive 48% to 35% victory in Tuesday's presidential primary. Democrat Bernie Sanders put a crimp in Hillary Clinton's national delegate lead by winning all but three...
April 6, 2016 - 8:08am
April 4, 2016
Hudson grads keep on singing
Christopher Lueneburg and Morgan Armbruster have found an unexpected group to continue singing a cappella music with at the University of Wisconsin-Madison....
April 4, 2016 - 9:29am
April 3, 2016
Final referendum meeting draws 100 to Hudson High School
School district officials delivered their final public pitch on an upcoming three-question building renovation referendum last week, drawing more than 100 people to an informational session at Hudson High School. The March 24 meeting, which followed others at The Phipps Center for...
April 3, 2016 - 7:08am
March 29, 2016
FFA and ag science students having fun while keeping an eye on the future
The news is all good from Hudson High School’s Department of Agriculture and the school’s recently organized Future Farmers of America chapter....
March 29, 2016 - 3:43am
March 27, 2016
Stable Hudson kindergarten enrollment seen next year
Preliminary figures predict a relatively stable kindergarten enrollment in Hudson this fall, superintendent Nick Ouellette reported to the School Board last week. After the district's early registration period in February, 305 new students were enrolled in kindergarten for the 2016-17...
March 27, 2016 - 9:16am
March 25, 2016
Children experience Good Friday at Bethel Highlands
The Good Friday story was brought to life for students at Bethel Highlands Preschool in a hands-on way. After a morning chapel service in which...
March 25, 2016 - 3:28pm
Hudson School Board candidates state their cases
Voters will choose among three candidates for two seats on the Hudson School Board April 5: current board president Jamie Johnson, current vice president Bruce Hanson and former City Council member Mary Yacoub. The Star-Observer recently sent each of the candidates a questionnaire...
March 25, 2016 - 11:39am
March 24, 2016
Our View: There is no perfect referendum
We’ve come to the conclusion that there is no such thing as a perfect school referendum. We have also come to the conclusion that Hudson High School either needs to be replaced, or updated. The current proposal is the best we’ve seen in recent referendum proposals. The people...
March 24, 2016 - 12:25pm
In wake of budget cut, UWRF college faces loss of instructors, courses
The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) at UW-River Falls has managed to cut $1.5 million from its budget — and the effects will be visible come fall semester. Bradley Caskey, dean of the college, said that when the budget for the 2015-2017 biennium was announced last year, CAS aimed...
March 24, 2016 - 10:52am
March 23, 2016
WITC business students win awards
Chunnara Chhay and Tony Lange joined eight other Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College-New Richmond students who traveled to Cleveland, Wis.,...
March 23, 2016 - 11:12am
March 22, 2016
Hudson grad builds painting business
As a sophomore at the University of South Dakota, Jordan Hunt, a 2014 graduate of Hudson High School, will begin her real world experience with...
March 22, 2016 - 2:38pm
March 14, 2016
Learn about Emerald Ash Borer at homeowner seminar
Emerald Ash Borer is a destructive, invasive insect that kills ash trees by feeding in the vascular system of trees. This pest has killed millions...
March 14, 2016 - 10:23am