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School police officer likes his new assignment
River Falls: Attempted murder charge follows savage beating
Judge rejects nine of 10 claims from abuse victims; Woman dies after stopping for school bus; More state new briefs
Star-Observer earns top award for large weeklies in state newspaper contest
The River Channel records interviews with City Council candidates
crime and courts
Raiders fall to Wildcats in Big Rivers finale; open tournament play Friday
Hudson girls fall in basketball regional semifinal
Three Hudson wrestlers place at state individual championships
Spartans foil Raiders' run in the sectional final
Two Raider gymnasts advance to state meet
Seniors take advantage of free memory screening
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Mount Zion pastor embraces church's focus
The Friends of the Library are friends to us all
Bike trails coalition launches membership drive
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Carl R. Oehlke Estate; Case No. 15PR15
CITY OF HUDSON: 3/12/15 Public Hearing - Plant Place Inc. Permit
TOWN OF TROY: New Ordinance 171-A
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Road Weight Restrictions
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 3/23/15, Case No. 15-CV-104; Charles Rund
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James M. "Mike" Madden, 83
Marilyn V. Sampson, 87
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Melvin Johannsen, 86
Doug's Diggings: This week marks 40 years in 'new' gym
Randy's Ramblings: Community is good
Our View: Now is the time for 'community engagement'
Our View: Walker's budget may look different in the end
Our View: Don’t forget to vote in Tuesday’s primary
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March 8, 2013
2013 Pepper Fest button selected
August is not far away -- at least not for the Pepper Fest board of directors -- who announced the winning design for the 2013 Pepper Fest button....
March 8, 2013 - 4:00pm
March 1, 2013
Shannon O'Brien overcomes incredible odds to realize her goal
Shannon O'Brien nearly died as the result of injuries sustained in a January 2012 crash. The car she was driving in Woodbury, was T-boned by a semi-truck. With 15 to 17 broken bones and several surgeries, a special goal kept her going as she had to learn how to walk, read and count...
March 1, 2013 - 7:51am
February 23, 2013
North Hudson Elementary School named Title 1 High Achieving School
This is turning out to be an award-winning year for the Hudson School District. The most recent recognition is for North Hudson Elementary School...
February 23, 2013 - 8:55am
February 13, 2013
Village hears bike trail proposal; 'Welcome to North Hudson' sign plan hits a snag
The village of North Hudson Board heard information at its monthly meeting on Feb. 5 about an opportunity to join other municipalities in developing a bike/walking trail to attach to a loop trail being planned in eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin in conjunction with the new...
February 13, 2013 - 11:15am
January 2, 2013
Wekkin to seek NH presidency; two trustee seats may be open
The village of North Hudson could have two vacant trustee seats entering the April election. President George Klein and trustee Dan Ortner have both filed non-candidacy papers. Trustee Stan Wekkin has filed papers to run for village president. If Wekkin is elected (he is the only...
news / politics
January 2, 2013 - 4:24pm
December 12, 2012
Home of North Hudson military family decorated for Christmas
Bridget Relander cried when she got the phone call. Melissa Crayford of Christmas Décor was on the other end of the line, telling Relander...
December 12, 2012 - 3:49pm
Klein will not rerun for North Hudson village president
North Hudson Village President George Klein announced last week that he will not seek re-election as village president in the April 2013 election. The announcement came at the Nov. 8 monthly board meeting. "By notifying you now, I am giving you, my neighbors and fellow North Hudson...
news / government
November 12, 2012 - 8:41am
November 8, 2012
Designs needed for 2013 Pepperfest buttons
The North Hudson Pepper Fest is seeking button designs for the 2013 Festival. Designs must use three solid colors, no shading and must fit into a 2.25" round button. All designs must be original without the use of any copyrighted materials such as artwork, graphics, or slogans. Entries...
November 8, 2012 - 12:50pm
August 22, 2012
Pepper Fest runs draw a field of nearly 200
Some familiar faces, and at least one bright new face, can be found in the photo of the winners of the 2012 North Hudson Pepper Festival 5- and...
August 22, 2012 - 2:27pm
August 16, 2012
Pepper Fest schedule of events
Friday, Aug. 17 6:00pm -Midnight: Food Booths 6:00pm -Midnight: Carnival Rides 6:00pm - Midnight: Beer Garden 7:00pm -11:00pm: Bingo 6:30pm -6:45pm: Introduction of 2012 Royalty 6:45pm -7:30pm: Introductions of 2013 Queen Candidates Starting @ 8:30pm: Live Music: Tuscan Road Saturday,...
August 16, 2012 - 10:28am
This weekend's North Hudson Pepper Fest offers chance for late-summer fun
The North Hudson Pepper Festival is this weekend, and it offers area residents another opportunity to have some fun and see the proceeds benefit many local organizations. The Pepper Fest, like Booster Days held earlier this summer, involves many activities. The celebration, however,...
August 16, 2012 - 8:00am
August 15, 2012
Pepper Festival starts Friday
The annual North Hudson Pepper Festival begins tomorrow and runs through Sunday at Pepper Fest Park in North Hudson. The three-day celebration...
food / events
August 15, 2012 - 11:51am
Deb Copeland grew up with Pepper Fest
Accepting recognition is not something that comes easy for Deb Copeland. The passionate Pepper Fest volunteer is this year's Grand Marshal. "The...
August 15, 2012 - 9:43am
August 9, 2012
Pepper Festival is Aug. 17, 18, 19
Plans are gearing up for the North Hudson Pepper Festival scheduled Friday through Sunday, Aug. 17-19, at Pepper Fest Park in North Hudson. The...
August 9, 2012 - 11:46am
Karlene Quale is a Good Neighbor
Bittersweet is how Karlene Quale describes the honor of being named a Good Neighbor of the 2012 North Hudson Pepper Festival. She shares the...
August 9, 2012 - 9:43am