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Celebrating 50 years wild and scenic
UWRF's Hoff named USCHO Rookie of Year
WIAC adds Northland hockey
Raiders blank Huskies in soccer opener
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
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TOWN OF SOMERSET: Ad For Bids- 160th Ave/ 40th Street Project
TOWN OF HUDSON: 5/1/18 Board of Review to Adjourn
HOULTON CEMETERY ASSOC.: 4/30/18 Annual Spring Meeting
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3./12/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 2018 Board of Review To Adjourn and Open Book
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Hudson Physicians welcomes Greg Barlow, PA-C
Plantables launches Kindness Kampaign
Express Employment - Certified Professional Franshise
St. Croix County Tavern League donates $1500 to Vets Roll Organization
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Marjorie J. Lovejoy
Jean A. Sharer
Mary C. Grosse
Shirley McClain Duffert
August Bernard Henn
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Sarah Nigbor column: Finding my roots, and Finnish ones at that
Viewpoint: Take exception to dismissal and disrespect of students
Letter to the editor: Thankfully, Trump is against Planned Parenthood
Pastor Viewpoint: 'Ambassadors'
Viewpoint: What does St. Croix EMS cost?
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March 5, 2014
Hudson company wins Reggie Award for luxurious Chateauwood
Divine Custom Homes has received a top honor from the Builders Association of the Twin Cities. The luxurious Chateauwood mansion designed...
March 5, 2014 - 2:37pm
February 25, 2014
Day by Day: Get a smart phone - the quickest way to feel dumb
It isn’t that I don’t appreciate technology and all the things it has made easier in our lives. It’s just that I don’t think it is necessary to make me feel like an idiot getting there. I got a smart phone for Christmas. It was a decision I considered long and hard. It...
February 25, 2014 - 5:28pm
February 12, 2014
Fire damages horse barn in St. Joseph
A fire on Wednesday, Feb. 5, caused significant damage to a horse barn at 1376 25th St. in the town of St. Joseph. The St. Joseph Fire Department was on the scene in near-zero degree temperatures for about four hours, assisted by departments from Hudson, Somerset and Stillwater....
February 12, 2014 - 12:12pm
February 7, 2014
St. Croix Electric plans 88.5-kilowatt solar array
Editor's Note: This is a corrected version of the story that appeared in the Feb. 6 print edition of the Star-Observer. That headline and story had an incorrect number for the kilowatt size of solar array. St. Croix Electric Cooperative is planning to install a 88.5-kilowatt solar...
February 7, 2014 - 4:33pm
December 27, 2013
Day By Day: A quieter Christmas sounds like a good idea
It is going to be a little different around our house this Christmas and, maybe it’s my age, but I am fine with that. This will be the first time since the kids were born that we won’t all be together on Christmas morning. But it is for a good reason.
December 27, 2013 - 12:05pm
December 5, 2013
Fame and awards mount for Little Free Library
It’s hard to keep up with Little Free Library’s meteoric rise in the world of books. A little more than a year ago, Todd Bol was building...
December 5, 2013 - 11:21am
December 4, 2013
Unseen Angels continue their good work
There was a joyous atmosphere in the parking lot of YMCA Camp St. Croix on Thanksgiving morning. After a week of hard work by countless volunteers,...
December 4, 2013 - 2:46pm
November 26, 2013
City budget for 2014 up 9.2%
The Hudson City Council on Monday night approved a 2014 general fund operations and debt service budget of $7,186,284. It’s an increase of 9.2 percent over 2013 spending, largely because of increased borrowing for street projects. The tax levy for debt service is up 23.9 percent...
November 26, 2013 - 10:55am
November 20, 2013
Tour of Homes: Festive, fun and a lot of work
You know Christmas is in the air when the Hudson Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau’s Christmas Tour of Homes is on the schedule. The...
November 20, 2013 - 3:00pm
October 23, 2013
Family Fresh Market is Drug Take-Back Day collection site on Saturday
Family Fresh, 2351 Coulee Road, is cooperating with Hudson area law enforcement and the federal Drug Enforcement Administration to hold a national...
October 23, 2013 - 4:23pm
September 19, 2013
Habitat's stars align: right job, right man
Dave Engstrom would seem to have the ideal background to head the St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity chapter that serves Pierce and St. Croix...
September 19, 2013 - 4:58pm
Doug's Diggings: What do you do with 50,000 slides?
I was watching a television show where they were talking about the rapidly improving technology in the world and how it makes things obsolete quite quickly. One of the examples they used was the way music is brought into people's lives. For example, music was first reproduced on records;...
September 19, 2013 - 4:32pm
August 14, 2013
No bids on Schaffhausen house
HUDSON -- A “sheriff’s sale” auction for the Schaffhausen house in River Falls where three sisters were killed by their father drew not a single bidder Tuesday morning, Aug. 13, at the St. Croix County Government Center. That means the property will be retained by Affinity Plus...
August 14, 2013 - 2:20pm
August 8, 2013
Pay tribute to your beloved pet
St. Croix Animal Friends, a group of individuals working to build a shelter in the county for homeless companion animals, will hold a candlelight...
August 8, 2013 - 9:14am
August 1, 2013
MARGARET'S MUSINGS: A woman's history in the freezer
The subject of this column has changed three times since I started it. Last Thursday night as I tried to gain much needed sleep, visions of brightly colored frozen fruits and vegetables danced in my head. With each, a bit more sadness crept into my sleepy consciousness.
August 1, 2013 - 10:20am