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Iron ore mining project may be revived; 3 area towns on list of those who missed highway reimbursements; 9 more Wisconsin stories
Crimmins’ calling sparks Hudson Karate For Christ dojo
Comcast announced channel changes
Orchard will devote time to banquets, gatherings
crime and courts
Bison mount now at Willow River Nature Center
Hudson pro will compete for PGA Championship
Hudson Log Rolling brings home impressive hardware
Father, son lead River Rats in finale
Funny name for a fun game
St. Croix Valley Foundation: building a legacy
Troy Burne ‘Tee It Up for the Troops” honors local injured vets
Hudson to be featured ‘Around the Corner with John McGivern’
Hudson surgeon’s memoir details life in the shadows of the Mob
Hudson Public Library moves to public-private support mode
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: ORDINANCE NO. 7-15
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH: 8/11/15 Community Meeting - Houlton's Future
Bridge for Community Life, Inc. Intent to Apply for Transportation Vehicles
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 8/20/15 Hearing - Houlton Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids - Warming House and Bath Remodel
Mary (Salmon) Fischer, 94
Donald Bjornstad, 80
Daniel P. Ortner, 44
Matthew E Larson, 18
Michael J. "Mick" Larson, 20
Get me the manager! Who knows what lurks in the human soul? Ask an orangutan
Our View: County is positioned for more business growth
Get Me the Manager: Madison lay-off begs the question: For whom does the bell toll next?
Our View: RiverFest offers many activities next week
Doug's Diggings: Television stars dropped into town in July 1990
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...
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