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Dan Barber waives preliminary hearing on child molesting charges
School-start date debate rekindles; big hiring bump anticipated as spring approaches; 8 more Wisconsin stories
St. Croix County forecast as fastest growing to 2040; town of Richmond ranks 7th statewide in growth
Task force unlikely to suggest sweeping changes for rural school funding; 'robo call' bill still in-play; more Wisconsin news
Math students at River Crest
crime and courts
Raiders score in fight vs. cancer
Raider boys fall in sectional semifinal
Five Raiders make All-Big Rivers Conference hockey team
Hudson man will ski in 2014 Winter Paralympic Games at Sochi, Russia
Koehler wins all-around at sectional, 4 Hudson gymnasts headed to state
Brownies at "Thinking Day"
Bridge to celebrate 8th annual Bowl-A-Rama
Valley Outreach benefit March 9 in Afton
March 12 ‘A Night to Know the Truth’ at Hudson High School
Northern Gael will perform at The Phipps in advance of St. Patrick's Day
arts and entertainment
Marjorie A. Monson, 79
Gretchen J. Lange, 48
Alpha DeLong, 90
Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60
Paxton M. Harvieux, 21
Doug's Diggings: 'New' gym opened Feb. 21, 1975
Our View: Newspapers are still important to communities
Our View: Street crews do a remarkable job during winter weather
Day by Day: Get a smart phone - the quickest way to feel dumb
Our View: Chamber is an important player in community
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2/4/14 Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Benjamin Britten; Case No. 08-CV-945
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/10/14, Khloe Rinde; Case No. 14-CV-122
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: Ad For Bids - 2014 Road Maintenance
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Barbara N. Lawrence Estate; Case No. 14PR18
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
March 13, 2008
Effort to deny local control on wind farms dies
Local governments will not lose their power to set limits on where high-tech windmills can go. A last-minute push to let the State Public Service Commission set those rules and ban communities from doing anything stricter is dead for this year. The bill was sent to a scheduling...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am