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FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Mustangs hand Raiders first loss
Coco’s Heart Dog Rescue holds annual Doggie 5K
Hudson’s first playground for children of all abilities opens at Weitkamp Park
For better or worse: memory loss, dementia and caregiving
HHS senior opens up about depression
Gregory’s Gift of Hope will host microchip clinic Sept. 24
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TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 21)
PROBATE NOTICE: Marylyn M Apel Estate; Case No. 16PR73
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington v. Shari A. Nord; Case No. 15-CV-593
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2016 Budget Adjustments (Solar Garden)
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Qualifications - Professional Services
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July 18, 2013
Distressed farmers invited to cut hay, graze on state lands; efforts renewed to overturn new abortion rules; more state news
MADISON -- For the second year in a row, Wisconsin farmers are being allowed to harvest hay and graze cattle on state-owned properties. Gov....
July 18, 2013 - 8:56am
July 10, 2013
DAY BY DAY: Heroin in Hudson - who knew?
Apparently a lot of us, especially our young people. I have covered a lot of stories in our community over the past 23 years as a reporter with the Star-Observer but I never thought I would be writing about heroin and the devastation it brings.
July 10, 2013 - 12:49pm
Speakers named for heroin forum on Thursday, July 18
It's no secret that urban, suburban and rural communities across the nation are being indelibly scarred from a resurgence of heroin abuse. To fight back, families and friends of individuals who lost their lives by heroin overdose will speak out on the growing use of the drug and the...
July 10, 2013 - 12:43pm
July 8, 2013
Family's nightmare takes hopeful turn
The Drewiske name is a familiar one in Hudson so it takes a special kind of courage for Roger and Judy Drewiske to come forward and tell their story. Their son Phil, 22, is a recovering heroin addict. The family, which also includes his brother Matt, has been through a nine year ordeal...
July 8, 2013 - 8:52am
July 2, 2013
Heroin in Hudson: a community crisis
The growing use of heroin in Hudson and the tragic consequences that go along with that will be the subject of a public forum on Thursday, July 18, at First Presbyterian Church, 1901 Vine St., sponsored by the Hudson Community Foundation. The forum begins at 6:30 p.m.
July 2, 2013 - 11:30am
Technicians sue designer, builders of Hudson Hospital
Claiming they have been exposed to excess radiation, four Hudson Hospital & Clinics technologists have filed a lawsuit against the architectural firm that designed the hospital and the construction company that built it 10 years ago. The computed tomography (CT) technicians say quarter-inch...
News/crime and courts
July 2, 2013 - 10:52am
June 26, 2013
Chiropractic care in childhood sets the stage for Lona Cook
Lona Cook, a Chippewa Falls native, grew up in a family that for generations looked to regular chiropractic care as a part of their lives. She...
June 26, 2013 - 2:06pm
June 20, 2013
Rambo: 'Early detection is the answer'
Lisa Rambo, a Hudson native and recent Biggest Loser contestant, doesn't generally talk about being a cancer survivor. She is, however, one of...
June 20, 2013 - 3:07pm
June 14, 2013
Organization takes people fishing on the St. Croix who otherwise wouldn't have the chance
Let's Go Fishing means a lot more than just a mere invitation to go fishing. For a group in Stillwater, Let's Go Fishing is the name of their...
June 14, 2013 - 9:31am
June 13, 2013
Relay for Life chair Charles Huntley survived colon cancer
In 2005, Charles Huntley went to the doctor because "something just didn't feel right." He got a call a day later from his doctor while he was...
June 13, 2013 - 9:17am
June 7, 2013
Rhino's Foundation gives to cancer stricken families, next event golf tourney at Clifton Hollow
More than 20 years ago, a young man nicknamed Rhino had a physical to join the United States Armed Forces. He was notified that he had failed...
June 7, 2013 - 12:44pm
June 6, 2013
County board postpones SCI resolution; will revisit the measure in August
A resolution to privatize St. Croix Industries stalled on the floor and was postponed until August following a wave of citizen response at the county board of supervisors meeting Tuesday night. The move followed about an hour of public comment from some 21 citizens, all of whom supported...
June 6, 2013 - 9:24am
May 20, 2013
Heroin in Hudson: one family's story
It is a story this Hudson family never thought they would be telling -- the addiction of their son to heroin. But what they have learned over the past nine months has convinced them that their experience is just another case of what is becoming an epidemic for middle class America. Their...
May 20, 2013 - 10:16am
May 16, 2013
Peek-A-Boo Boxing Gym opens in Hudson
Boyd Davis, a native of St. Louis, Mio., moved to St. Paul to box. The sport has been part of his life since he was young. "I continued to do...
May 16, 2013 - 11:37am
May 15, 2013
Hudson-based Procentive pioneered software as a service
It seems everyone is going to the cloud nowadays. But Hudson-based Procentive was a pioneer in offering software as a service. Now the company...
May 15, 2013 - 1:15pm