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Hudson Star Observer
New prosecutors join district attorney’s staff
Budget, 1.13 percent levy hike adopted by Hudson Town Board
Overnight snowfall brings commute to a crawl
New state work mandate causing 15,000 to lose food stamps; gun deer season ends with likely third fatality; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
County finance committee endorses borrowing $5 million for capital projects
crime and courts
Raiders land a dozen on All-Big Rivers football teams
A posthumous tribute to an outdoorsman's friend
Klundt, Spencer named to all-state soccer team
Willow River State Park lake has different look
Lakefront Park gets a cycle aid station
Operation HELP still needs sponsors
From Belarus to Hudson: Teacher, mother and grandmother makes a new home
Josh Olson honored with Dan O'Connell Award
Hudson churches, volunteers serve a Thanksgiving feast
Light-Up Night, Nov. 27, starts Hudson's holiday season
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Gregory J. Pike Estate; Case No. 15PR103
FORECLOSURE: US Bank v. Jeremy R. Olson; Case No. 14-CV-291
ST CROIX CO. HIGHWAY DEPT: Public Notice - Wisconsin Winter Tips
FORECLOSURE: USA-Rural Housing v. Kathryn Lee Butler; Case No. 14-CV-490
FORECLOSURE: Wilmington Savings v. Troy T. Weiss; Case No. 14-CV-105
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Our View: Give thanks daily, and especially at Thanksgiving
Day by Day: If only being thankful would burn calories
Get Me the Manager: A prodigal Madisonian goes home for the weekend – and survives
Our View: Hudson has it all for holiday shopping
Doug's Diggings: Only 12 weeks until spring training
St. Croix Industries employees find more than just a job
Tracy Green became visibly agitated when talk of the possible closing of St. Croix Industries filled the room. A 28-year-old woman with developmental...
May 30, 2013 - 11:41am
November 7, 2012
St. Croix County adopts long term plan
St. Croix County has adopted a strategic plan to run through 2035 capping a long arduous path that began in 2008. The strategic plan is a county document of background and policy, said Supervisor Agnes Ring who introduced the measure at the board's regular meeting Monday, Nov. 5. "This...
November 7, 2012 - 4:11pm
November 1, 2012
To build or not to build? Nursing home questions remain
The St. Croix County Board is on record as supporting the construction of a new nursing home to replace an aging facility at the St. Croix Health Center campus in New Richmond. But while the majority of county supervisors have voted to endorse the idea (12-7 according to a vote taken...
News / business
November 1, 2012 - 12:52pm
August 10, 2012
Letter-Apologizes for behavior at Ellie's
Dear Editor, It's important the Hudson community know all the facts concerning an incident with which I was involved in September 2010, at Ellie's on Main Sports Bar in the City of Hudson. At that time, I was on multiple medications following two spinal fusions. I was armed and...
crime and courts / opinion / letters
August 10, 2012 - 8:00am
August 8, 2012
In a St. Croix County Circuit Court news item published Jan. 26, 2012, it was reported that Chad J. Goertzen pleaded guilty to a charge of "operating a firearm while intoxicated" on Jan. 18th and was sentenced to 90 days in jail. Goertzen's conviction was actually for being "armed...
crime and courts
August 8, 2012 - 11:00am
March 30, 2012
Board seeks answers to planned nursing home changes
A special meeting of the St. Croix County Health and Human Services Board has been scheduled to discuss the county-owned nursing home in New Richmond. The board will meet at 8 a.m. at the Health and Human Services building in New Richmond.
March 30, 2012 - 12:01pm
February 21, 2012
Roberts development would include Flying J truckstop, McDonalds
With board member Peter Tharp dissenting, the Roberts Village Board approved rezoning a piece of property from ag-residential to a B-5 highway business district, moving the Flying J truck stop project one step closer to reality. Tharp expressed reservations that the process is moving...
February 21, 2012 - 7:00am
Stillwater bridge backers make their case in D.C.
Local supporters of a new St. Croix River crossing near Stillwater traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with congressional members and lobby...
September 21, 2011 - 2:58pm
August 25, 2011
'New Richmond Land Rush' is on
Like the land rush that helped build up the American wild west, New Richmond is poised to open up the flood gates of development over the next...
August 25, 2011 - 9:57am
May 9, 2011
St. Croix redistricting hearing is Thursday
St. Croix County residents are invited to comment on a proposed redistricting plan when the St. Croix County Board holds a special meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday, May 12, at the Government Center in Hudson. The board's Administration Committee reviewed six draft plans and chose one that...
News / government
May 9, 2011 - 4:06pm
March 26, 2011
Troy addresses subdivision and boat ramp issues
The Troy Town Board held a public meeting prior to its regularly scheduled March 10 board meeting to discuss required changes to the town's subdivision ordinance. Included were verbiage changes, changes to deadlines for plat submittal and approval and specifications on letter of credit...
March 26, 2011 - 10:26am
March 25, 2011
Hudson School District makes one-year contract proposal to teachers
The School District of Hudson made a counter proposal to the local teachers union Thursday night - the third meeting in the past four nights. Another meeting is scheduled at 5 p.m. tonight (Friday) with the Board of Education. If the teachers accept the district's proposal, the contract...
News / education
March 25, 2011 - 9:24am
Moody joins North Hudson Police Department
The North Hudson Police Department has a new patrol officer with a familiar name. Bobby Moody is a member of the Moody family of River Falls...
News / government
March 25, 2011 - 8:21am
March 24, 2011
Sandbagging begins on South Front Street in Hudson
Volunteers on Thursday afternoon began building sandbag dikes to protect three houses on South Front Street from the rising waters of the St....
March 24, 2011 - 2:50pm
Candidates state their cases for election to City Council
The five candidates for the Hudson City Council were invited to write essays of 500 words or less making their cases for being elected on April...
March 24, 2011 - 10:01am