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Down syndrome center kicks off campaign with event Oct. 21
Charges: Hudson man molested child, possessed Dark-Web child porn
Teen attack victim making strides, New Richmond mom says
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Spikers busy in final week
Booters geared up for playoffs
Northwoods League makes it official
Raiders keep jug; earn home playoff game
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
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Historical Society hosts History Pub Crawl on Nov. 11
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FORECLOSURE: David Lockwood v. Ann Vitko; Case No. 16-CV-209
CITY OF HUDSON: 8/7/17 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/17/17 Council Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Margaret J. Richie Estate, Case No. 17PR91
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Malcolm H. Faust Estate; Case No 17PR93
Leslie Lee Swenson
Phylis A. "Penny" Bergman
Melvyn L. Fahning
Roger Lynn, 68
Orlin E Wienke
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A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
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Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
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April 13, 2017
Cop-veteran encounters take center stage at St. Croix County training event
HUDSON — Ask questions. Be patient. Diffuse. That is how you approach a veteran in crisis, military servicemen told local law enforcement...
April 13, 2017 - 7:49pm
May 25, 2016
Memorial services set Monday
Memorial Day observances are scheduled Monday in the Hudson area at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery at 9 a.m. and Willow River Cemetery at 10:15....
May 25, 2016 - 1:40pm
May 6, 2016
'The one you'd want behind the stick'
ST. PAUL -- Dan Jacobs has war stories, sure. The Roberts resident flew helicopter missions during three deployments overseas, including two...
May 6, 2016 - 8:56am
April 20, 2016
Hudson Marching Band will participate in Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade
The Hudson High School marching band has been chosen to participate in the 2016 Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade in Honolulu, Hawaii. The band will...
April 20, 2016 - 11:11am
April 7, 2016
A sailor comes home, Duff Gordon laid to rest
Nobody at the memorial service for Chief Petty Officer Duff Gordon ever met him. There was no photo of him to display. Many -- if not all --...
April 7, 2016 - 12:13pm
March 30, 2016
USS Oklahoma sailor laid to rest in Willow River Cemetery
A funeral service for Chief Petty Officer Duff Gordon was held in Hudson on Wednesday, March 30, more than 74 years after he died aboard the...
March 30, 2016 - 5:21pm
January 22, 2016
New light shed on the life of Duff Gordon
New information on the life of Duff Gordon was presented to the Star-Observer after last week’s story noting that after almost 75 years after...
January 22, 2016 - 2:43pm
January 13, 2016
Pearl Harbor remains ID'd as those of Hudson man
Almost 75 years after the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, the remains of five U.S. sailors who perished when their battleship was sunk there have been identified. According to Pentagon source cited by both the Washington Post and Stars and Stripes, one of the sailors has been identified...
January 13, 2016 - 1:24pm
November 18, 2015
‘A cause larger than one’s self’
St. Croix County Veterans Service Director Dale Cotch had a pitch to make during last week’s Veterans Day ceremonies in Hudson. It wasn’t...
November 18, 2015 - 2:09pm
Red Cedar Canyon honors veterans with flag-folding ceremony
Red Cedar Canyon Assisted Living hosted a flag-folding ceremony on Veterans Day in tribute to its residents who served in the military. Retired...
November 18, 2015 - 1:50pm
November 11, 2015
Blanketed in honor: World War II vets receive 'Quilts of Valor'
They risked their lives and saved many others’, although sometimes, they didn’t even know it. Without their courage and sacrifice, we’d...
November 11, 2015 - 1:15pm
November 8, 2015
Our View: Tuesday is the day to ‘thank a vet’
If you are reading this editorial — written by a free citizen in a free country — then thank a veteran. Wednesday, Nov. 11, is Veterans Day and we recognize the contributions of our nation’s military veterans — those who served in both war and peace, stateside and abroad. The...
November 8, 2015 - 12:20pm
Veterans Day observed Nov. 11 at government center
Veterans Day ceremonies are scheduled at the St. Croix County Government Center, 1101 Carmichael Road, Wednesday, Nov. 11, beginning at 11 a.m. Guest...
November 8, 2015 - 11:17am
August 31, 2015
A welcome home long overdue, Moving Wall ceremony honors Vietnam veterans
On Sept. 10-14 Freedom Park in New Richmond will host a welcome home long overdue and pay homage to a sacrifice not to be forgotten. Stronger...
August 31, 2015 - 11:08am
August 27, 2015
’Nice turnout’ boosts first Hudson Tee It Up for the Troops
Wisconsin’s first Tee It Up for the Troops fundraiser last drew about 60 golfers last week and set the stage for future celebrations with an...
August 27, 2015 - 9:16am