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Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
Project SPARK is looking for another great idea
Former caregiver of Hudson man sentenced to five years in prison
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
April 1, 2011
Local healthcare company donates to Japan's earthquake recovery
Armor Healthcare, which is owned and operated by Hudson resident Bob Simmons, did not hesitate to donate $15,000 worth of health-related supplies...
April 1, 2011 - 8:17am
March 24, 2011
Sandbagging begins on South Front Street in Hudson
Volunteers on Thursday afternoon began building sandbag dikes to protect three houses on South Front Street from the rising waters of the St....
March 24, 2011 - 2:50pm
March 21, 2011
St. Pat's priest leaving after allegedly taking money
It was announced at Hudson's St. Patrick Church Sunday that Father Dan Dahlberg is leaving the parish after allegedly taking about $10,800 from...
March 21, 2011 - 2:15pm
March 18, 2011
UPDATE: Stillwater bridge project gaining bi-partisan support
A small group of local residents showed up to cheer a group of politicians who toured the Stillwater, Minn. lift bridge Friday afternoon, March...
March 18, 2011 - 2:35pm
Pedestrian hit by truck, killed Friday
A 59-year-old man walking on a St. Croix County road at about 3:30 this morning (Friday) was struck by a pickup and killed. Roger L. Forrest, Glenwood City, was walking west on County Road G, when he was struck by a westbound 2001 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Gary L. Evenson, 39,...
March 18, 2011 - 11:24am
Surviving cancer gives new meaning to life
Long before Twitter, the Hudson Star-Observer had the equivalent in our longtime "Neighbors" column where you turned to see, literally, how and...
March 18, 2011 - 8:53am
March 11, 2011
For this baby, it's been all about heart and hospitals
Crystal DuBois said after 12 draining hours of labor, it was a shock to have her nine-pound son whisked away soon after delivery, before she...
March 11, 2011 - 1:53pm
March 10, 2011
UPDATED: Children in Tuesday head-on identified; investigation continues
Five victims from a a two-vehicle head-on accident just west of River Falls Tuesday continue to recover from their injuries. On Thursday, Pierce...
March 10, 2011 - 10:27am
February 24, 2011
American Idol says good-bye to Hudson's Hawley
Last night, as the American Idol competition moved to Las Vegas, viewers and Caleb Hawley fans were only given a glimpse of him as he performed...
February 24, 2011 - 11:17am
February 23, 2011
Troy puts moratorium on wind turbines
At its board meeting Thursday, Feb.
February 23, 2011 - 1:44pm
February 18, 2011
Hudson schools closed when teachers don't show up
The Hudson School District notified parents about 10 p.m. Thursday night that there would be no school on Friday, Feb. 18 According to the school district web site, the decision was made because of an " unusually high teacher absences and the limited availability of qualified teacher...
February 18, 2011 - 8:39am
February 9, 2011
Low ceiling grounds balloons, but parade is a crowd-pleaser
Fog and a low cloud ceiling kept most of the hot-air balloons in town for the 22nd annual Hot Air Affair on the ground. Saturday morning's launch...
February 9, 2011 - 10:10am
Super Bowl snafu: Hudson native Jim Rouleau experienced it
Hudson native Jim Rouleau was quoted in the New York Times and the Star-Telegram of Fort Worth on Monday because he was one of the 1,250 people...
February 9, 2011 - 9:08am
February 8, 2011
Elderly Hudson man convicted in child sex assault case
An elderly Hudson man was convicted of sexual assault of children Wednesday in connection with incidents dating back to 1995. Le Roy Jennfeldt, 82, Hudson, pleaded guilty to one felony count of sexual assault of a child under 16 as result of a plea agreement Tuesday. Judge Howard...
crime and courts/News
February 8, 2011 - 11:42am
River Falls manager charged for negligently shooting employee after missing a bird at cookie-making factory
He was on the hunt for pesky birds in the rafters. One landed on the floor. The plant manager allegedly got down, lay low, fired bird shot from...
crime and courts/business
February 8, 2011 - 8:42am