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Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
Croix Gear Machining expanding
Hampton opens doors in Hudson
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Bids- Glen Hill s Park Restroom Facility
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/13/16 Annual Meeting
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/5/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF HUDSON: 9/7/16 Board of Adjustment Meeting - Moulton variance
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Glen L. Olson Estate, Case No. 16PR64
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
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. North,...
December 26, 2013 - 9:43am
St. Croix EMS gets a second life-saving CPR device
St. Croix Emergency Medical Services now has a second life-saving Lucas 2 CPR device thanks to Dick’s Bar and Grill and the Hudson-area businesses...
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