Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
Two dead in Sawyer County shooting
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin roundup: Employment in St. Croix, Pierce counties lagging; Dunn County sheriff addresses water deaths; nine more state news stories
Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
crime and courts
Wisconsinite claims BMX title at Nitro World Games
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
A good time to be a monster musky
U9 soccer champs in Chaska
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 Pierce County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/16 Council Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Wis. Grill (Starr's Bar)
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/16 Council Meeting Minutes
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 16-Cv-260, Brian Eggert II
FORECLOSURE: FNC Bank v. Eric J. Frank, et al; Case No. 15-CV-530
mily Maria Garcia, age 23
Wilma M. Miller, 97
Beverly Ann "Bev" Radermacher, age 77,
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
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
December 3, 2013
Buck kill off markedly YOY for Pierce, St. Croix counties
Early harvest figures released by the Wisconsin DNR Tuesday afternoon indicate gun-deer hunters overcame the cold weather on the opener and killed...
December 3, 2013 - 3:45pm
November 25, 2013
Hunters challenged by winds, chilly conditions; Tomahawk native, actor Jay Leggett dies post-hunt; more state briefs
Temperatures hovering near 5 degrees at sunrise and winds gusting to more than 30 miles per hour made for challenging conditions for the opening of the 2013 Wisconsin nine-day gun deer season. “The predawn cold and winds made it clear that opening morning was going to test the...
November 25, 2013 - 9:20am
November 6, 2013
DNR hosting copper bullet demo Saturday
The public is invited to attend a demonstration at 9 a.m., Saturday at the Hudson Rod, Gun & Archery Club that illustrates the risk of lead contamination from conventional bullets. Warden Paul Sickman said the department will present a short talk on the potential harmful effects...
November 6, 2013 - 12:51pm
June 14, 2013
Chilakoot Bowhunters celebrate 60 years of archery
"Wow," was all Harold Buckentin could say when he recalled how the Chilakoot Bowhunters Club had come to call a 53-acre parcel of challenging...
June 14, 2013 - 10:11am
April 30, 2013
UPDATE: Man shot by turkey hunter was hit in face, neck
A Stillwater, Minn. man -- an off-duty Washington County Sheriff's Department supervisor -- was struck in the face, neck and shoulder by pellets fired by a White Bear Lake, Minn., man who was hunting in the Town of Somerset early Tuesday, April 30. Sheriff John Shilts said Jerry...
April 30, 2013 - 11:03am
January 31, 2013
Wisconsin total deer harvest continues increasing trend, sets archery buck record in 2012
MADISON -With data entry nearly complete, hunter-supplied numbers indicate that 366,747 deer were harvested in Wisconsin for the 2012 seasons,...
January 31, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 19, 2012
Early gun-deer results show harvest up nearly 20 percent over last year
MADISON - Though hunters define success in different ways, 134,772 deer were successfully harvested and registered in Wisconsin during the opening...
November 19, 2012 - 3:58pm
April 4, 2012
Spring conservation hearings set for Monday evening, April 9
Wisconsin outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to attend the annual spring conservation hearings set for 7 p.m., Monday, April 9, in each county to weigh in on issues ranging from expansion of cross-bow use and a proposed season on sandhill cranes, to whether felt-soled waders should...
April 4, 2012 - 10:49am
November 21, 2011
Hunters register 112,581 deer opening weekend of 2011 season; kill up 5.6 percent
MADISON - Among more than 600,000 hunters who headed afield Saturday morning for Wisconsin's annual gun-deer opener, more than one in six were successful by Sunday evening. A preliminary call-in tally showed hunters registered 112,581 deer over the two day period. "As I listened...
November 21, 2011 - 4:29pm
November 22, 2010
Deer numbers up markedly in western Wisconsin; five shooting accidents so far
Preliminary tallies released by the Wisconsin DNR Monday indicate that more hunters shot bucks in western Wisconsin than last year. The opening...
November 22, 2010 - 4:12pm
BIG BUCK: Glenwood City man downs 17 point buck
Terry Kyle of Glenwood City, Wis. (formerly of Deer Park) shot a huge buck with his bow on Wednesday evening at around 6:15 p.m. The deer was...
October 22, 2010 - 9:42am
August 28, 2010
Hunter safety offered at Somerset
Young people in the St. Croix Valley area interested in hunting and recreational shooting are invited to enroll in a certified Wisconsin Hunter Education course to be held at the Somerset Middle School. Suggested age for anyone interested in enrolling in this course is 12 years...
August 28, 2010 - 10:05am
August 25, 2010
Barrett promises free hunting, fishing and park admissions twice a year
Democrat Tom Barrett says Wisconsin would have free hunting, fishing, and state park admissions on two weekends each year if he's elected governor. The Milwaukee mayor says he would suspend the fees once in the summer and once in the winter, to encourage folks from Chicago and Minneapolis-Saint...
August 25, 2010 - 10:57am
July 7, 2010
Rod and gun club schedules classes
Young people in the Hudson area interested in firearm safety, hunting and recreational shooting are invited to enroll in a certified Wisconsin Hunter Education course at the Hudson Rod, Gun & Archery Club. Registration is at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 13 only. The course is every Thursday,...
July 7, 2010 - 10:13am
April 28, 2010
DNR board to consider more restrictions on hunting
The state Natural Resources Board will be asked Wednesday to take a new step toward expanding the Wisconsin deer herd. The board will meet in Green Bay, and members will hear a recommendation from staffers to let hunters kill only bucks in 18 management zones where populations are...
April 28, 2010 - 8:28am