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Body discovered along St. Croix River in Hudson
Seniors win Hudson Powder Puff game
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
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Raiders set for BRC Golf Tourney
Tennis handed first BRC loss
Raider spikers stretch streak to six
Soccer snaps four game skid
Witzmann carries the pride of Somerset
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival set for Sept. 23-24
Dam Days honors volunteers and 50 years
Annual pottery event supports local food shelf
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Donis L. Cullum Estate; Case No. 17PR87
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Equal Opportunity Housing Notice
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Proposals- Crossing Trail Head- Well Construction
NOTICE and ORDER of HEARING: 9/21/17, Case No. 17TP24, Terminate Parental Rights
NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION: MHC Paradise Landing, LLC
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Peter E. Todd, 94
Harold R. Olson, 89
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Pastoral Reflections column: 'Image-Bearers'
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January 15, 2014
Our View: Suicide – a difficult topic involving media coverage
Suicide is a topic that comes up regularly and we at the Star-Observer always try to strike a balance between the reporting of a death by suicide and the feelings and wishes of the surviving family members. We have attended seminars and attempt to follow guidelines published by...
January 15, 2014 - 1:46pm
January 13, 2014
Our View: Use precautions to help avoid flu
As we ring in 2014, we also ring in another seasonal outbreak of influenza. While this area has yet to be hard hit, we’re reminded by health officials not to wait before taking precautions to maintain our good health. According to local and area clinic officials, some positive...
January 13, 2014 - 10:41am
Speakers named for tonight's community listening session on heroin use
Rep. Dean Knudson (R-Hudson) will host a community listening session on heroin abuse and related legislation on Monday, Jan. 13, 7-8 p.m. at the Hudson High School Auditorium. Members of the public are invited to give their input on the proposals, as well as to ask questions of...
January 13, 2014 - 10:38am
January 9, 2014
Hudson's first baby of 2014 born to River Falls couple
The first baby of the new year at the Hudson Hospital Birth Center was born Jan. 1 at 7:39 a.m. to Jason and Laura Anfinson of River Falls. The...
January 9, 2014 - 2:18pm
Editorial: New year, cheers; new flu season, boo
As we ring in 2014, we also ring in another seasonal outbreak of influenza. While this area has yet to be hard hit, we’re reminded by health...
January 9, 2014 - 10:17am
December 30, 2013
Our View: New year can be a time for personal inspection
:A new year is often a time for celebration, but it also presents us with a time to focus on positive changes in our lives. Although Jan. 1 is nothing more than a date on a calendar, there is nothing wrong with using the date as a distinct time to change something in our lives. As...
December 30, 2013 - 4:47pm
Salvation Army bell-ringers reach their goal: $50,000-plus
The marathon bell-ringing session for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign kicked off in Hudson on Thursday, Dec. 19, in front of County...
December 30, 2013 - 4:34pm
Hospital provides CPR training to all Hudson Middle School sixth-graders
During sudden cardiac arrest, the first few minutes can have a significant impact on a person’s outcome. That’s why Hudson Hospital & Clinics...
December 30, 2013 - 3:29pm
December 27, 2013
Willow River and county parks offer snowshoeing lessons
Have you ever wanted to try snowshoeing? Willow River State Park and St. Croix County Parks are offering lessons this winter. You and your family will have the opportunity to learn special snowshoeing techniques and participate in fun activities along a guided trail. Don’t have...
December 27, 2013 - 12:20pm
December 26, 2013
Judge says village order to raze North Hudson house was proper
Judge Scott Needham ruled that it is up to Randy J. Krongard to show that the village of North Hudson’s order to raze his house is unreasonable. Krongard had asked the county court for a restraining order preventing the village from tearing down his house at 712 Pine St.
December 26, 2013 - 9:43am
St. Croix EMS gets a second life-saving CPR device
December 26, 2013 - 9:16am
December 18, 2013
Margaret's Musings: Giving thanks and more insurance challenges
It is the time of year when most of us stop and pause to count our blessings and I am no different. While I have cut way back on the secular part of Christmas, I still put up my traditional tree. It really is a reflection of my life with ornaments from friends and family members,...
December 18, 2013 - 1:27pm
December 12, 2013
Ringing at Walgreens
Ringing the Salvation Army bells recently at Walgreens in Hudson were Shelley Wojcik, left, and Roxie Olson. The women reported that their fuzzy...
December 12, 2013 - 10:40am
December 11, 2013
North Hudson Pepper Festival gives back more than $26,000
Sunday night members of the Pepper Fest committee held their annual meeting and allocations banquet at the Valley House. President Dan Barber...
December 11, 2013 - 4:07pm
December 4, 2013
Anytime Fitness: new owners, new programs
For Aaron Meier, a White Bear Lake, Minn., native, sports and fitness were early interests. As a multiple sport athlete while in high school,...
December 4, 2013 - 4:50pm