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Hudson Star Observer
A winery is coming to downtown Hudson
Thomas O'Connell and Elliott Ross added to high school's Wall of Fame
Senators split vote on U.S. military action in Syria; Republican leaders sue over ballot design; 12 more Wisconsin stories
Dog-attack issue sent back to committee
Pay-by-phone parking still a possibility in Hudson
crime and courts
Raiders run over Menomonie
Raider volleyball team opens strong
Raider boys post two Big Rivers soccer shutouts
Superior stuns Raiders in BRC opener
Meet Luke Howard, Hudson School District’s new athletic trainer
St. Patrick Catholic Church Fall Festival starts Friday
'Free Concert for Peace and Love' rescheduled to Sunday afternoon
St. Croix Valley potters share ancient craft
NETworks Youth Ministries has a new director
Eagle Scout project a hit at Homestead Parklands Bookworm Trail
arts and entertainment
Henry "Hank" Westphal, 57
Jeni Meuwissen, 59
Allen R. Finholt, 64
Marcella A. Lewis, 93
Larry Parfitt, 75
COPYRIGHT NOTICE: Ryan James Few
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 8/5/14 Board Meeting Minutes
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: Community Right-To-Know About Hazardous Materials
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/25/14 Special Meeting Minutes
Our View: Owners of aggressive pets should be cited
Doug's Diggings: Missed my goal, but saw plenty of shows
Randy's Ramblings: Referendums make fall election especially interesting
Our View: Staying with county administrator is proper choice
Doug's Diggings: The day the NFL became ‘all powerful’
May 30, 2013
Local woman gives a healing hand
After opening her business in October 2011 Lewann Babler recently moved Necessary Therapeutics Massage & Bodyworks to a new location, 214 N.
health / business / / life
May 30, 2013 - 9:59am
May 29, 2013
New book features day hiking trails
PRESCOTT--Prescott receives prominent billing in the latest recreational guidebook to Northwest Wisconsin, "Headin' to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northwest Wisconsin," by Rob Bignell. Describing more than 100 trails, the book covers nine Wisconsin counties. And while not in...
outdoors / life
May 29, 2013 - 1:13pm
May 22, 2013
Memorial Day is for families, too, says retired chaplain
The reason for Memorial Day certainly is to honor the memories of all those who have given their lives in the nation's wars and military campaigns, says retired Chaplain Lt. Col. Lane Stockeland. "And you honor and remember the family of that military member, and those of the family...
family / life
May 22, 2013 - 12:48pm
May 17, 2013
Spring clean-up by Kiwanis
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Hudson conducted its semiannual roadside cleanup on May 11. This spring's cleanup was bigger than normal with a large...
May 17, 2013 - 8:45am
Hospice memorial service scheduled May 19
The community is invited to remember family and friends who have died by attending the annual ADORAY Hospice Memorial Program on Sunday, May...
religion / life
May 17, 2013 - 8:25am
Goliath Challenge set for Saturday
The second annual Goliath Challenge, a 5K obstacle race, is Saturday, May 18, at the Badlands Snopark in Hudson to raise funds for Feed My Starving...
outdoors / life
May 17, 2013 - 7:59am
May 16, 2013
Book Report: The choice is yours: Lovely poems, exploding tourism
University of Iowa Press has just re-issued a book of poetry by Philip Levine, winner both the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book Award, and who served for a year as United States Poet Laureate. The book is "Sweet Will," published by Prairie Lights after being out of...
columns / life
May 16, 2013 - 4:36pm
All Curt Brown ever wanted to do was fly
Hudson can now boast of being home to not only an astronaut -- but a Hall of Fame astronaut. Space shuttle commander Curt Brown was inducted...
May 16, 2013 - 11:14am
St. Croix parks to have open house, state parks plan free days
St. Croix County will host a County Parks Open House Day Sunday, June 2, for all park visitors. The Open House Day offers free vehicle admission for all visitors into the county's three staffed parks - Glen Hills Park, Troy Beach and Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake. (Additional...
outdoors / life
May 16, 2013 - 10:24am
May 14, 2013
Will clean Dike Road Sunday
The Hudson Bay Mooring Association (HBMA) is sponsoring the first annual Spring Cleanup of the Dike Road Sunday, May 19. Volunteers are asked to meet at the bridge on the east end of the dike at 2 p.m.
May 14, 2013 - 2:25pm
On the road again
The Zor Roadrunners, that entertaining group of Shriners that are so popular at area parades, practiced their intricate routines at the New Richmond...
May 14, 2013 - 1:13pm
May 13, 2013
Bobbi Sinnett says goodbye to teaching after 39 years
Bobbi Sinnett has been a part of middle school education since Hudson's first middle school opened 39 years ago. She has taught sixth grade the...
news / education / life
May 13, 2013 - 8:41am
May 8, 2013
Sheriff's investigator balances the roles of mother and cop
The role of mother as solely homemaker has changed over the last few decades and working mothers represent a majority in American households. Women...
family / life
May 8, 2013 - 11:24am
May 3, 2013
Hudson MS walk May 5
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Upper Midwest Chapter, will hold "Walk MS" on Sunday, May 5, at Hudson Middle School, 1300 Carmichael Rd. Check in will be held from 10-11 a.m., walkers can begin at 11 a.m. Participants can choose a 1- or 3.5 mile route. People can take part...
health / events / life
May 3, 2013 - 10:27am
Rain barrels available
Sustain Hudson members Judy Freund, left, and Stew Erickson show rain barrels that the environmental organization are offering for purchase. Sustain Hudson took over the rain barrel program from St. Croix County Extension. Anyone wanting more information or interested in purchasing...
May 3, 2013 - 9:46am