Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
Complaint dismissed against chief, officer
Wisconsin roundup: Senate leader says speaker should apologize; more state news stories
Students explore options at CVTC career fair
Clothing found on Prescott bridge triggers water, air search
'Moved by the music': Project features St. Croix Valley composer, students, teachers
crime and courts
Donate a Deer campaign helps meet vital need for local food pantries
Raiders fall short in playoff opener
Spikers busy in final week
Raider runners sweep BRC titles
Swim and dive eyes BRC title
River City Chorale presents 'Glorious Day' Oct. 28
Real-life ghost stories for Halloween in St. Croix Falls
Operation HELP's Christmas Campaign for Kids is about to start
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
Art Crawl set for Saturday, Oct. 21
arts and entertainment
FORECLOSURE: David Lockwood v. Ann Vitko; Case No. 16-CV-209
CITY OF HUDSON: 8/7/17 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/17/17 Council Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Margaret J. Richie Estate, Case No. 17PR91
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Malcolm H. Faust Estate; Case No 17PR93
Carolyn "Kelly" Hanley
Pastor Alan B. Nasman
Leslie Lee Swenson
Carolyn Florence 'Kelly' Hanley
Phylis A. "Penny" Bergman
Library column: iLABS and 3-D printing
Letters: Are building permit fees accurate?; Readers beware: fact or fiction
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Vinehout column: Hemp's time has come
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
August 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State 10th-most reliant on industrial robots, report says; 10 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A new report says Wisconsin is a Top 10 state in the percentage of jobs performed by industrial robots.
August 22, 2017 - 9:33am
April 1, 2011
UPDATE: New Richmond business welcomes Iraqi ambassador
Iraq's ambassador to the United States, Samir Sumaidaie, visited a New Richmond business on Friday, April 1. Ellicott Dredge Enterprises of...
April 1, 2011 - 3:51pm
August 27, 2010
Buyer being sought for UFE, Inc.
UFE, Inc. in Osceola is facing an uncertain future. The injection molding company entered receivership under an Aug. 6 federal judge's order. The company continues to operate and a possible new owner is being sought. UFE's other injection molding facilities in El Paso, Texas, Mexico...
August 27, 2010 - 11:26am
February 19, 2010
Local entrepreneur's company among top 100 in hotel management
Hudson resident Doug Rohde is the founder and president of a company recently listed as one of the top 100 hotel management companies nationwide. The...
February 19, 2010 - 9:57am
February 10, 2010
Comedian headlines EDC awards banquet
C. Willi Myles, called "America's everyday comedian," will provide the entertainment at St. Croix Economic Development Corporation's Business...
February 10, 2010 - 12:22pm
Oshkosh Corp. gets another big order for Marine transport trucks
The Marines have told the Oshkosh Corporation to build 400 more heavy supply trucks to be used in Afghanistan. That brings the total order to 1,300 vehicles - which are designed to carry fuel, heavy equipment, and other supplies to Marines in the field. The first such vehicles arrived...
February 10, 2010 - 11:26am
January 28, 2010
Loan intended to help keep, create jobs
Last week the St. Croix County Board gave its endorsement for a state loan to keep a company in Baldwin, retaining 15 jobs and creating another 12 in two years. The Wisconsin Community Development Block Grant program will make a $175,000 loan to Heebink Architectural Woodwork LL...
January 28, 2010 - 9:52am
Doyle has hopes for high-speed rail
Gov. Jim Doyle said during his State of the State address last night that Wisconsin is "poised to become the nation's leader in high-speed rail manufacturing." But for that to happen, President Obama would have to approve funding for a network of trains that would link numerous...
January 28, 2010 - 9:05am
January 8, 2010
Resco wins Web design award
Resco, 1450 Heggen St., recently won the International Web Design Award for Dole from the Printing Industries of America and the Digital Printing...
January 8, 2010 - 12:58am
January 1, 2010
Grants available to help manufacturers
State grant funds are available to help Wisconsin manufacturers improve performance, stimulate growth, and respond to new challenges as the economy recovers from the recession. "Wisconsin manufacturers who adopt Next Generation Manufacturing principles can improve their competitiveness,...
January 1, 2010 - 1:49am
December 31, 2009
Gagnon Inc., a quiet presence in the valley
The quiet, understated office of Gagnon Inc., founded 60 years ago in Hudson, reflects the quiet presence the company has had in the St. Croix...
December 31, 2009 - 7:26am
December 28, 2009
State's ginseng industry flourishing
Officials say a new $12 million deal with China shows just how much Wisconsin's ginseng industry has recovered. Butch Weege of the state's Ginseng Board said growers had doubts about their future when fraudulent marketing and piracy eroded the crop's marketing status a few years...
December 28, 2009 - 11:15am
December 17, 2009
November Unemployment Rates Announced
Unadjusted Data Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Secretary Roberta Gassman announced today that Wisconsin's unemployment rate for November was 7.8 percent, up 0.1 percentage points from October's final rate of 7.7 percent. The national rate decreased one-tenth of a percentage...
December 17, 2009 - 12:23pm
August 28, 2009
On the right track: Twin City Signal
Even in the current economic downturn, it's been several years of full steam ahead for Twin City Signal in Hudson. In order to meet immediate...
August 28, 2009 - 1:29am
Andersen's donates $20K to school district
The Andersen Corporate Foundation has awarded a $20,500 grant to the Hudson School District to support Project Lead the Way, a nationally acclaimed pre-engineering program that promotes math, science and technology skills for middle and high school students using engineering problem-solving...
August 28, 2009 - 1:03am