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Hudson Star Observer
Hudson students and drugs: the good news and the bad
Metro man charges women with his car in Hudson
High school senior spends a year abroad
Human trafficking is rearing its ugly head in western Wisconsin
UPDATE -- RF man dead in car-motorcycle collision near Hudson's St. Croix Business Park, Tuesday evening
crime and courts
Pumped-up competitors, team spirit mark Tough Mudder in St. Joseph
Hudson High School graduate sails across the Atlantic
Tough Mudder official: traffic, weather contingencies covered
Sports Roundup Video: Amateur baseball, Fall sports preview, memories of training camp
Swinging for the fences: Father, son want to share love of baseball
Mayo Clinic chaplain begins a new calling at First Baptist
St. Croix Valley Symphony Orchestra performs tonight at Lakefront Park band shell
Heroin crisis update is tonight at First Presbyterian Church
Faith Community Church is expanding again
Life-changing sickness affects Hudson resident, but doesn’t stop him from staying positive
arts and entertainment
Jim Hunchar, 65
Ruth A. Becker, 92
Susan A. Johnson, 67
Harry E. Borg, 73
Jim Hunchar, 65
SUMMONS: US Bank v. Jeremy R. Olson; Case No. 14-CV-291
CITY OF HUDSON: AdFor Bids- Well No. 3 Water Treatment Plant Upgrade
CITY OF HUDSON: Liquor Licenses Available (Wine and Beer)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Ordinance 05-2014 (Amend Ch. 38)
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Ordinance 06-2014 (Amend Ch. 14- Building Codes)
Get Me the Manager: Ghosts of cancer past continue to haunt - bittersweetly
Our View: School plan will have to be fast-tracked to meet fall referendum goal
Our View: Support Booster Days and area youth
Fond du Lac
October 8, 2009
Woman settles lawsuit regarding California spinach
After three years a Fond du Lac woman has settled her lawsuit against California growers and shippers of spinach. Jane Majeska is 85 years old. She became sick in August 2006, after eating E. coli-tainted spinach packaged by Dole. The nationwide outbreak killed three people,...
October 8, 2009 - 9:00am
September 18, 2009
Man in Fond du Lac Krazy Glue incident gets probation
The Fond du Lac man who had his sex organ glued to his stomach as revenge for cheating was put on two years of probation Thursday for unrelated offenses. Donessa Davis, 37, struck a plea deal in Fond du Lac County, in which he was convicted of two counts of misdemeanor battery instead...
September 18, 2009 - 9:00am
September 10, 2009
Fond du Lac County Board borrows and taxes to help keep Mercury Marine
The Fond du Lac County Board has agreed to borrow $50 million to help its largest employer stay in town. And they approved a 0.5 percent sales tax to pay off the loan. It's part of an effort to keep Mercury Marine afloat. The company's union did its part last Friday, by approving...
September 10, 2009 - 9:00am
September 9, 2009
Fond du Lac man tells judge he was ambushed before Krazy Glue attack
The Fond du Lac man who had his sex organ glued to his stomach said he was ambushed for cheating, after he went to a motel to play out a bondage fantasy with a girlfriend. Donessa Davis, 37, spent 90 minutes on the witness stand yesterday, at a Calumet County Circuit Court hearing...
September 9, 2009 - 9:01am
September 5, 2009
Woman sues after battling E. coli traced to spinach
E. coli in the spinach made her sick. Now, an 85 year old woman from Fond du Lac is suing the California growers and shippers responsible for the product. Jane Majeska says she was hospitalized and put on a tube and ventilator after eating Dole spinach three years ago. The E....
September 5, 2009 - 12:15pm
July 23, 2009
Domestic partnership fees challenged in Fond du Lac
It was supposed to be about setting fees for registry of domestic partnerships, but a debate by the Fond du Lac County Board Tuesday night developed into a discussion about a state mandate some feel is unconstitutional. Supervisor Jim Kiser told board members he couldn't go along...
July 23, 2009 - 9:03am
July 15, 2009
Fond du Lac man accused of strangling girlfriend; his mother also jailed
Prosecutors in Fond du Lac said a man strangled his girlfriend, and got his mother and a friend to help burn her body and dump the ashes in Lake Winnebago. Brandon Mueller, 36, his mother Nancy Pinno, 53, and Donald Worth, 48, are all in jail. Pinno is being held on a $250,000...
July 15, 2009 - 9:00am
February 9, 2009
Authorities to release more info on 33-year-old murder
Authorities in Fond du Lac will say more today about a murder which took almost 33 years to solve. Police arrested Thomas Niesen, 53, of Ashwaubenon last week for the death of Kathleen Leichtman, 19. She was from Milwaukee, and she went to Fond du Lac in July of 1976 to start...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Fond du Lac adopts a smoking ban
Fond du Lac is the latest Wisconsin city to adopt a total public indoor smoking ban. The vote was 4-3 Wednesday night to add taverns and other workplaces to a ban that had already covered restaurants. It's expected to take effect in early February. The vote followed four hours...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am