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January 9, 2014
Shown above is “We Pull Together” by  Chholing Taha.   Submitted photo.
Two new exhibitions at Phipps, opening reception Friday
January 9, 2014 - 9:18am
Pictured are Clara Ashwood of Hudson as Emily and Rusty Lavelle of Lino Lakes as George in a rehearsal scene from 'Our Town."  Play dates are Jan. 17-Feb. 2 at the Phipps Center for the Arts in downtown Hudson. Submitted photo.
'Our Town' performances added
January 9, 2014 - 9:13am
January 8, 2014
Travis Erickson, center front, and Jake Pavek perform at the CD release party for their album “Meridian” by A Piano in Every Home. Joining them on stage are front left, Mark Kartarik, back left, Michael McGarthwaite and back center, Jake Wallenius. The event was held at the Ice House in Minneapolis.  (Photo by Cass Kreitlow)
Jake Pavek's music is hitting the airwaves
January 8, 2014 - 11:53am
December 26, 2013
This taxi service operated in the vicinity of Fifth and Oak streets back in 1922-23. With a baby buggy hood for a top, a dish pan for a spare tire and a sprinkling can for a radiator, the vehicle was worth the price -- 25 cents a ride. Passenger Wesley V. Erickson, age 2, is being driven by Willis Miller. Photos like this from the Star-Observer archives are included in the Hudson history DVD.
'History of Hudson’ video has a long and interesting story to tell
December 26, 2013 - 10:02am
December 18, 2013
Gladsome Tidings! was the theme of this year’s Home for the Holidays Concert presented by the Hudson High School Choral Department. Andrew Haase, in the lower left, is surrounded by choral students and the River City Symphony Orchestra. In the balconies are members of Bel Canto Choir. On stage is the Concert Choir and the River City Symphony Orchestra.  (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Margaret A. Ontl)
Gladsome Tidings fill the air
December 18, 2013 - 3:26pm
December 12, 2013
Shelley Wojcik, left, and Roxie Olson.
Ringing at Walgreens
December 12, 2013 - 10:40am
Concert set for St. Pat's
December 12, 2013 - 10:35am
December 11, 2013
Members of the Hudson High School Swing Choir carol their way down a Second Street sidewalk. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Cold weather doesn't stop the Candlelight Stroll
December 11, 2013 - 4:36pm
Members of the Pepper Fest Board of Directors for 2014 are, front from left, Dan Ortner, treasurer; Eric Anderson, board member; Ryan Copeland, board member; Dianne Sparstad, board member; and Dan Barber, Pepper Fest president; second row, Don Bouzard, board member; Gina Gross, vice president; Vicki Sippel, secretary; and Anita Stilwell, board member. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Margaret A. Ontl)
North Hudson Pepper Festival gives back more than $26,000
December 11, 2013 - 4:07pm
December 9, 2013
"Best Christmas Pageant Ever" actors include, from left, Matthew Feia, Hudson; Riley Culver, River Falls; Morgan Peters, Hudson; Jennifer Holster, Hudson; Cameron Schmalz, Woodbury; and Isaac Verdoorn, Hudson. Submitted photo.
'Best Christmas Pageant' starts Dec. 12
December 9, 2013 - 8:28am
December 6, 2013
Reindeer in the Park moved because of cold weather
December 6, 2013 - 11:47am
December 5, 2013
There is something magical about Santa’s reindeer. Get up close to one of these special animals at Reindeer in the Park on Saturday afternoon. (Hudson Star-Observer photo)
Candlelight Stroll and Reindeer in the Park are this weekend
December 5, 2013 - 12:01pm
December 2, 2013
Submitted photo from Christmas Fair.
Hudson Holiday Boutique is Saturday, event benefits Youth Action Hudson and Youth Court
December 2, 2013 - 10:18am
November 20, 2013
The members of the singing Steele family are, clockwise from front left, Jevetta, Billy, Jearlyn, J.D. and Fred. The siblings will perform a holiday concert at Bethel Highlands on Saturday evening, Nov. 30. (Submitted photo)
The Steele family will give a holiday concert at Bethel Highlands
November 20, 2013 - 3:41pm
November 7, 2013
Cast members  include, from left, Connor Knobel, Elijah Verdoorn, Chloe Halverson, Christian Willeke, Maddie Moen and Maggie Weller.
'The Secret Garden' opens Nov. 8
November 7, 2013 - 8:50am