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May 25, 2017
The Nelson family, Glen (center) with his sons Collin (left) and Trevor (right) have endured after he was nearly killed in a motorcycle accident in 2012. Dave Newman / RiverTown Multimedia
Nelson brothers: Through tragedy they have triumphed
May 25, 2017 - 5:00am
May 10, 2017
Semi-pro football comes to RF, Hudson
May 10, 2017 - 6:00am
November 15, 2016
Minnesota Vikings kicker Blair Walsh (3) reacts after a missed extra point during the third quarter Nov. 6 against the Detroit Lions at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Lions defeated the Vikings 22-16. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
November 15, 2016 - 11:29am
October 29, 2016
Hudson fullback Aaron Squires looks for room to run in the second half of the Raiders' WIAA Level 2 playoff game at Stevens Point Friday night, Oct. 28. Squires ran for three touchdowns and caught a pass for a two-point conversion but the Raiders fell to the Panthers, 41-27. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Raider football playoff run ends
October 29, 2016 - 9:35am
October 27, 2016
Hudson wide receiver Thomas Newell hauls in a pass over the middle for a gain of 15-yards and a first down in the first half of the Raider football team's 19-14 Level 1 playoff victory over Chippewa Falls. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
Raider football moves on in playoffs
October 27, 2016 - 2:46pm
October 16, 2016
Hudson High School football players and fans celebrate after the Raiders defeated River Falls, 45-21, to retain possession of the Little Brown Jug for the eighth straight year Friday night, Oct. 14, at Newton Field in Hudson. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
October 16, 2016 - 1:40pm
October 9, 2016
Raider football wraps up playoff spot
October 9, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 1, 2016
Hudson's students and players celebrate after the Raider football team defeated Eau Claire Memorial, 21-18, in the annual homecoming game Friday night, Sept. 30, at Newton Field. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Raider football earns homecoming win
October 1, 2016 - 9:44am
September 17, 2016
Hudson quarterback Keyser Helterbrand (18) looks for room to run as the rain starts falling in the third quarter of the Raiders' 34-14 loss to Menomonie Friday night, Sept. 16, at Newton Field. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
September 17, 2016 - 10:04am
September 10, 2016
Hudson’s Devon Daulton (9) and Parker Poling (46) tackle Superior’s Sam Kline in the third quarter of the Raiders win in Superior on Friday. (Jed Carlson/Superior Telegram photo)
Raiders top Spartans in battle of unbeatens
September 10, 2016 - 11:27am
August 27, 2016
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
August 27, 2016 - 10:43am
August 14, 2016
Hudson football coach Adam Kowles looks on as the Raiders run a play a the end of the first week of practice last Friday at the high school. The Raiders will scrimmage in Osceola this Friday, Aug. 12, before opening the season with a neutral site game in Middleton Thursday, Aug. 18, against Greenfield. Hudson's home opener will be Friday, Sept. 16, against Menomonie. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)
Raider fall sports in full swing
August 14, 2016 - 5:19am
August 13, 2016
Former Raider Dan Loughney is flanked by his parents Colleen and John at a benefit for the former bowler and football player at the Hudson Bowling Center Saturday afternoon. Loughney, a two-time All-Big Rivers Conference fullback at Hudson in 2011 and 2012, was diagnosed with a brain tumor in April. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
The Bull never backs down
August 13, 2016 - 1:13pm
August 12, 2016
Former Raider Dan Loughney is flanked by his parents Colleen and John at a benefit for the former bowler and football player at the Hudson Bowling Center Saturday afternoon. Loughney, a two-time All-Big Rivers Conference fullback at Hudson in 2011 and 2012, was diagnosed with a brain tumor in April. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Bob Burrows)
The Bull never backs down: Former Raider fullback in fight of his life
August 12, 2016 - 4:19pm
February 5, 2016
Doug's Diggings: Are you ready for the ‘Big Game’?
February 5, 2016 - 8:17am