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Fan malfunction brings fire department to Second Street building
Town of Troy yields to county for zoning administration
Mend for tax reciprocity rift underway; Walker now opposes 'path to citizenship'; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Divided council establishes bike and pedestrian advisory committee
Big-push capital campaign eyes new county no-kill shelter
crime and courts
Koski loses in semifinals, will wrestle for place today
Hudson wrestlers take places - Anderson 3rd, Gierke 4th and Koski 5th
Anderson, Gierke to place at state along with Koski
Koski to wrestle in semifinals at state tourney
Raiders roll in playoff opener
Mount Zion pastor embraces church's focus
The Friends of the Library are friends to us all
Bike trails coalition launches membership drive
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
arts and entertainment
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STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 14, 2015 at Carfefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
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Doug's Diggings: This week marks 40 years in 'new' gym
Randy's Ramblings: Community is good
Our View: Now is the time for 'community engagement'
Our View: Walker's budget may look different in the end
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November 4, 2009
Disc golf course soon disappearing from Willow River State Park
The disc golf course at Willow River State Park will be removed this fall, park officials said Wednesday. The course, which has grown from nine holes to 13, was originally put in place as a pilot program. "Experience has taught us that although disc golf is a popular sport enjoyed...
news / outdoors / sports
November 4, 2009 - 2:55pm
October 16, 2009
HIBA members spread message
The Hudson Independent Business Association (HIBA) organized a door-to-door campaign in some of Hudson's newer subdivisions to spread the good...
October 16, 2009 - 1:00am
September 11, 2009
Eau Claire-area business fire Friday has local firm scrambling to help
LAKE HALLIE - An early-morning fire Friday at Greener Grass Systems caused an estimated $1 million in damage to an office, retail and residence but the firm's equipment was spared and customer calls are being fielded through its branch office in River Falls. "We want customers to...
September 11, 2009 - 5:27pm
July 30, 2009
Alaska men survive plane crash Wednesday night
Two men from Wasilla, Alaska, walked away from a small plane crash Wednesday night in the town of Clifton after their Cessna C185 experienced...
news / accidents
July 30, 2009 - 9:55am
April 10, 2009
Letter: Business best if kept local
Dear Editor, I've heard and seen things that may not be a big thing to most, but I am sure to the people who own and depend on being able to keep their businesses going it is. I am talking about the Port-a-Potties for all of the events that are put on in Hudson and North Hudson,...
opinion / business
April 10, 2009 - 1:37am
March 20, 2009
Letter: Appreciates military
Dear Editor, I was happy to see an article in both the Feb. 26 and March 5 Star-Observer about those locally who serve in our Armed Forces. I know that there are a lot of families in the community who have service members who will not be home for long periods of time due to training...
March 20, 2009 - 1:35am
February 2, 2009
After making wish lists communities have little hope of seeing federal funds
Places big and small throughout Wisconsin have made their wish lists for federal economic stimulus money. But Gov. Jim Doyle says there's no way his state government will get all it wants, much less local communities. The U.S. Senate is expected on Thursday to approve its own version...
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Local dancers appear in 'Nutcracker'
Local girls Margot Keeler, Josie Zon and Anna DeWitt will appear in Ballet Minnesota's Classic Nutcracker Dec. 19-21 at O'Shaughnessy Auditorium on the campus of the College of St. Catherine, St. Paul. Zon, the daughter of Irene and Kenny Zon, and DeWitt, daughter of Laura Usiak-DeWitt...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Our View: It makes sense to support local businesses
In the midst of the Christmas season, it may be a good time to remind people that it makes good fiscal sense to shop locally. Before the big box stores came to Hudson (Wal-Mart, Target, Menards, etc.) newspapers always wrote editorials reminding people to shop locally and support...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am