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New Richmond man headed back to prison
Common Council candidates for spring election
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
crime and courts
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Girls' hockey climbs to top
Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
Hot Air Affair is tradition for Hudson, pilots
Moon Glow lights up the night
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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
WI DNR: Public Notice - Houlton MHP LLC, WPDES Permit
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 4, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 3/11/2017 at Somerset Mini Storage
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Kim Lagerstrom, 58
Mary "Bernie" Luebke, 93
Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Real Estate Showcase
June 22, 2009
Miller pleads guilty in child porn case
A New Richmond man who served on a Minnesota police force was convicted of felony child pornography charges Thursday in St. Croix County Circuit...
crime and courts/News
June 22, 2009 - 12:08pm
February 16, 2009
Miller sentenced in burglary spree
A Minnesota man who was involved in a string of burglaries and thefts throughout the area has been sentenced to prison. Michael Orlando Miller, 37, Bayport, was sentenced last Wednesday (Feb. 11) to five years in prison and five years' extended supervision on a felony conviction...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Miller pleads to porn charges
A New Richmond man who served as a police officer in Minnesota pleaded innocent to felony charges in connection with a child pornography investigation. Anthony T. Miller, 40, pleaded not guilty to one count of possession of child pornography and one count of sexual exploitation of...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Miller estate assists many local groups
Many local organizations and individuals received funds last week from the estate of Willis H. Miller, former Star-Observer publisher who died...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Clara Miller, 92
Clara Best Miller, 92, of Hudson, formerly of Star Prairie, a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, died Friday, Dec. 19, at Christian Community...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS AND TIME LIMIT FOR FILING CLAIMS: Case No. 2008-PR-000077
(Pub. Dec. 4 - Final Dec. 18) STATE OF WISCONSIN, CIRCUIT COURT, ST. CROIX COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Willis H. Miller DOD: November 16, 2008 (Informal Administration) An application has been filed for informal administration of the estate of the decedent, whose date...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Matt Miller leads UW-Oshkosh
Former Hudson High School basketball player Matt Miller sank nine three-point shots and scored 31 points to lead his UW-Oshkosh team to a 84-72 victory over Clarke College on Friday. Miller scored 20 points in a 68-64 loss to Dordt College on Saturday in UW-Oshkosh's Kolf Sports...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
Miller service planned; HSO office will close
A memorial service for former Hudson Star-Observer publisher Willis H. Miller is planned Friday, Nov. 28, at O'Connell Family Funeral Home in Hudson. A visitation is planned from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a memorial service at 1 p.m. The Star-Observer office will close at noon that...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Mpls. man pleads in multiple burglaries
A Minneapolis man pleaded guilty to a felony charge of receiving stolen property last Tuesday in a case that may have set a local record for criminal counts against an individual in one file. Michael Orlando Miller, 36, Minneapolis, was convicted of a single count of receiving stolen...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Millers headquarters to move out of Milwaukee
Wisconsin is about to lose another of its corporate headquarters and one of its best-known. The newly-merged Miller and Coors' U.S. beer operation has chosen Chicago as its home base. It's where they'll open a joint office with 300-400 employees starting next summer. Up to 200...
July 16, 2008 - 9:00am
June 3, 2008
Bases-loaded strikeout gives Brewers win; Hall wants out of Brew town
Prince Fielder homered in the eighth inning to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 win over Arizona last night at Miller Park. Salomon Torres loaded the bases in the ninth, as Bill Hall and Jason Kendall committed throwing errors, but Torres struck out Stephen Drew to end the game,...
June 3, 2008 - 9:00am
April 11, 2008
Foundation names new administrative director
The St. Croix Valley Community Foundation announced the hiring of Margi Miller of Hudson as director of administration, succeeding Peg Leutele of Somerset, who had served in the position for nearly eight years. "The Community Foundation is fortunate indeed to have found a person...
April 11, 2008 - 12:00am
March 7, 2008
Day by Day: Patiently waiting for Willis to return
I wouldn't work for free but the Star-Observer does have a fringe benefit that kind of amounts to a bonus every day, namely Willis Miller. I mention this because he has been absent of late, a condition that has occurred so rarely in the over 60 years he has been with the newspaper...
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am
January 28, 2008
Miller Brewing exec murdered in Milwaukee
A Miller Brewing executive was killed at a popular Milwaukee night spot over the weekend. Now, some folks wonder if it will make Miller and Coors put their headquarters in Colorado, once they combine their U.S. beer-making operations next year. Vic Milford, 43, Miller's director...
January 28, 2008 - 12:00am