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Hudson Star Observer
Fame and awards mount for Little Free Library
Common Core vote expected Thursday; Iron River couple found murdered; more state briefs
Reindeer in the Park moved because of cold weather
Lunda, Ames get contract to build Stillwater bridge; Arctic air rolls in state; 12 more state news stories
Knudson introduces constitutional amendment to require two-thirds vote for tax increases
crime and courts
Raiders win opener over No. St. Paul, 65-59
Notes from the Dockside: Way too early
Hudson drops Tuesday night game at Hastings
Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Rodgers could play Sunday against Atlanta…
Raider boys' basketball season opens Tuesday night against North St. Paul
Holiday sale continues at the Phipps
"Best Christmas Pageant" starts Dec. 12
Chamber announces winners of holiday window decorating contest
Candlelight Stroll and Reindeer in the Park are this weekend
Light Up Night marks start of Christmas season in Hudson
arts and entertainment
Robert Donald Atkins, 91
Donna Scarborough, 88
Robert Durden Hackworthy, 84
John A. Schloe, 66
Richard Edward Detlefsen, 74
Randy's Ramblings: St. Patrick Church is making a difference in a Guatemalan community
Our View: Now is the time to consider running for local government position
Day by Day: Sometimes it is a challenge but I’m thankful and then some
Our View: Give thanks daily, but especially on Thanksgiving
Doug's Diggings: Hard to believe it’s been 50 years
FORECLOSURE: Deutsche Bank v. Cheryl L. Schultz; Case No. 13-CV-140
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/23/13 Hearing -Bridgeport LLC Permit
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Public Hearing- Shoreland Districts
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Hearing - Town of Forest Zoning
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids -2014 Buckeye St. Storm Sewer Project
Chippewa Falls man killed while lying on a highway
Authorities in Chippewa County are still investigating an incident in which a man was killed by a vehicle while lying on a highway. According to sheriff's deputies, a passerby saw Aaron Bourget, 28, of Boyd in the middle of County Trunk G near Chippewa Falls about 3:30 a.m. Sunday....
August 10, 2009 - 9:00am
April 27, 2009
Woodbury man dies after being swept into river while exploring
A Woodbury man, who was exploring a tunnel with a friend along the Mississippi River in St. Paul Sunday morning, died when the tunnel filled with water and swept him into the river, according to St. Paul Fire Department officials. The men, ages 29 and 30, got trapped in the tunnel...
April 27, 2009 - 7:30am
March 5, 2009
Mistrial declared in Grant County necrophilia case; prosecutors will try again
Grant County prosecutors say they'll re-try the necrophilia case of a Cassville man, after a mistrial was declared on one of three charges against him. A jury found Alex Grunke, 23, guilty Wednesday night of criminal damage to a cemetery and misdemeanor theft. But they could not...
March 5, 2009 - 9:01am
January 23, 2009
Fleeing fiance zapped by Maui cops
The sparky points of a taser put an end to an Eagan, Minn., man's romp on Maui at the expense of a Diamond Bluff woman he had promised to marry. James E. Jackson, 40, now sits in a Maui correctional facility awaiting extradition to Wisconsin after being taken into custody by Maui...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 12, 2009
Man sets Las Vegas wedding date, but heads to Hawaii alone
They were supposed to get married in Las Vegas on New Year's Eve, but the groom-to-be is now thought to be on the island of Maui in Hawaii maybe with another woman. According to Investigator Doug Ducklow of the Pierce County Sheriff's Department, Raymond Jackson, 40, of Eagan, Minn.,...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Clark County deputy pulls man from burning car
A Clark County sheriff's deputy has given a Willard man the greatest gift of all at Christmas - the gift of life. Dawn Jacobson pulled Donald Hoffman, 81, from his burning car Tuesday. He was taken to a Marshfield hospital, and was later flown to the University of Wisconsin Burn...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Murder charges filed in death of Hatfield woman
Jackson County's chief prosecutor says he'll file a homicide charge sometime this week against a Hatfield man accused of killing his ex-wife. Monday, a judge ruled that authorities had probable-cause when they arrested Doug Sidie, 39, of Hatfield. He first said he had no idea what...
November 18, 2008 - 9:00am
November 3, 2008
Nationwide search on for Loganville man
A nationwide search is underway for a Loganville man charged in the shooting death of a Cross Plains man on Friday. Dane County authorities have issued an arrest warrant for Charles Witzel Jr., 42, on charges of homicide and attempted homicide. Craig Severson, 45, was killed and...
November 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 23, 2008
Missing autistic man found alive
An autistic man missing from a camp in northwest Wisconsin was found alive Sunday night. Keith Kennedy, 25, was dehydrated and he had a low body temperature and lots of bug bites. However, rescuers stabilized Kennedy before flying him to the University of Minnesota Hospital...
June 23, 2008 - 9:00am
June 19, 2008
Search continues for missing autistic man
The search continues today (Thursday) for an autistic man missing from a camp in Burnett County.
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Search on for missing autistic man near Grantsburg
An autistic man is missing from a camp near Grantsburg in northwest Wisconsin and officials are worried that his health is failing. About 180 volunteers are helping relatives and authorities search for Keith Kennedy, 25, of Shoreview, Minn. He wandered away Sunday night from the...
June 18, 2008 - 9:00am
May 29, 2008
Prosecutors say man videotaped sex acts with 4- or 5-year old girl
Prosecutors say a De Pere man videotaped himself while having sex with a 4- or 5-year-old girl. Shawn Carnahan, 32, is being held on a $75,000 cash bond. He's due back in court Friday on three felony counts - first-degree child sexual assault, child exploitation and causing a child...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am