Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
St. Croix judges appoint Severson clerk of court
Troy considers giving county control of riverway zoning
John Marnell wins Blakeman Award
River crossing economic-impact meeting targets St. Joe issues
Voters will decide whether justices can choose Supreme Court leader; Walker's 'walk-on' plan for new teachers criticized; 10 more Wisconsin stories
crime and courts
Kenzie Prater brings home the gold
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
'DEFLATE GATE': Belichick: 'No explanation for what happened'
Training brings life lessons at Helmer Dance Studio
Pack 211 Cubs travel to tour HSO office
Smooshboarding calls for brave souls
Injured veteran battles ailments and long odds to earn college degree
'Who ya gonna call?" when your pet goes missing
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: 12/16/14 Special Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 12/15/14 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 12/1/14 Council Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/15/14 Special Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/8/15 Special Board Meeting Minutes
Judith Boysen, 76
Betty M. DeLong, 79
Jo Ann Moelter, 67
Jodi M. Eike, 50
Marian M. Samuel, 88
Doug's Diggings: Most frustrating five minutes in football
Workout resolutions, 'happy gas' - and a great way to find your best
Doug's Diggings: Badger and Packer talk
Randy's Ramblings: Hudson has a lot on its agenda for 2015
Get Out! Deals
June 21, 2012
Flooding ravages Duluth and Northland roads and homes
Floodwaters engorged by a 24-hour deluge of up to 10 inches crumbled roads and damaged homes and businesses in Duluth, Superior and surrounding...
June 21, 2012 - 8:54am
March 20, 2011
77.78 ft. on March 20
St. Croix River at Stillwater measured by the NOAA-National Weather Service. Look for updates under River Watch, Monday through Friday as made available by the NOAA.
March 20, 2011 - 2:42pm
March 23, 2010
Stillwater Lift Bridge closed by high water
The Stillwater Lift Bridge north of Hudson closed at 10 Tuesday due to ice and high water on the St. Croix River. The bridge is a popular crossing...
March 23, 2010 - 11:04am
July 25, 2008
Congress leaving town without addressing needs of flood victims
More federal aid could be on the way for Midwest flood victims, but not until September at the earliest. The Senate Appropriations Committee delayed action Thursday on a package that included an undetermined amount of supplemental flood aid, and $4 billion- in tax breaks. Lawmakers...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
State housing program may get Fed cash to replenish flood money
A Wisconsin housing rehab program might get back some of the money it lost when it was diverted to flood victims. State housing administrator Jim O'Keefe told a conference in Appleton Wednesday that Wisconsin will get some of the $300 million Congress recently added to the Community...
July 24, 2008 - 9:00am
July 11, 2008
State and Feds may buy 100s of flood prone homes in state
The state and federal governments might buy hundreds of homes in places that still have flood waters after five weeks. Gov. Jim Doyle made the announcement Thursday in Spring Green where he said the damage still looks like it just happened. Doyle says people in nine communities...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Doyle wants to make sure Wisconsin gets share of federal disaster aid
July 1, 2008 - 9:00am
June 17, 2008
Section of I-94 still closed, farmers hurt and Lake Delton gets federal aid
It might be the end of June before you can take Interstate-94 from Madison to Milwaukee. Officials now say the flooded-out stretch from Delafield to Lake Mills will stay closed for awhile because the Rock and Crawfish rivers will remain above their historic highs for at least...
June 17, 2008 - 9:00am
March 7, 2008
Floods of 1965 still are records
The St. Croix River spilled over its banks at a record level in the spring of 1965 and to this day, the records set 43 years ago still stand. The winter and spring of 1965 saw record snow falls, including two big snow storms just before the weather suddenly turned warm. The result...
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am