Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
E.P. Rock celebrates mentor program
Hudson Police: Nude gun-toter; Out-of-control juvenile
Wisconsin man accused of using spy camera on tanning salon clients
Gerritts delivers on silent auction prize
Hudson youth receives Thrive award
crime and courts
Track and Field: Raider girls run to sectional title
Boys' Golf: RF, Hudson advance to sectional
Boys' Tennis: Raiders sectional runner-up
Aggressive bears reported in St. Croix County
Hudson second, RF third at BRC Golf Tourney
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 2018-19 Liquor License Renewals
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/10/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- 2018 Storm Sewer Repairs
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- 2018 Street Maintenance
AMENDED SUMMONS: Jefferson Capital v. Yolanda Paramo; Case 18-SC-242
Onelove brings healing to Hudson
Fancy's Salon and KLASS give back to St. Croix Valley moms
Thrivent Financials Nesvold Earns Retirement Income Certified Professional Designation
St. Croix EDC elects directors and officers
Kudos for Hudson as new store opens
Place a Business Announcement
Joann E. Jewett
Mae I. Lemberg
Rudolph H. Miller
William "Bill" Shirley
Lana Marie Vogt
August Bernard Henn
Vote for Tim Hall
LibraryColumn: Book your summer at the Hudson Library
Letter to the editor: Registered National Hate Group in Hudson; Records request frustration
Pastor column: God is good in all season
Bill Rubin column: Play ball: Hope springs eternal
Daniel Bruch column: Proposing a purple reign (and no, this is not about the Vikings)
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
October 15, 2009
Canine officer crosses the border
The officer the Hudson Police Department sponsored for training to be its police dog handler has left for a new beat. Todd Ludvik has taken a position with the St. Paul Police Department, Hudson Police Chief Marty Jensen informed the City Council in Sept. 30 memo. Ludvik trained...
October 15, 2009 - 1:03am
May 20, 2009
District/city agree on school cop deal
The Hudson School District has reached an agreement with the city of Hudson that will keep an armed police officer at Hudson High School and...
May 20, 2009 - 9:46am
March 27, 2009
Letter: School share is just right
Dear Editor, I appreciate both Mayor Knudson and the Star Observer editor's support for the police school liaison officer. I believe strongly in the value of this position to both the city and the school district. Officer Crimmins is an outstanding officer and role model for our...
March 27, 2009 - 1:17am
Letter: Offers ideas for school officer
Dear Editor, Thanks for last week's "Our View" editorial -- it makes some excellent points, but is incorrect in some ways. I would like to clarify a few things. The school's most recent contract was "50/50" only for 10 months of the year. Basically, the school district spread only...
March 27, 2009 - 1:07am
March 20, 2009
Letter: Mayor backs officer job
Dear Editor, My support for the police school liaison officer position is unwavering. When the school district was paying 41 percent, far less than most other school districts, I suggested it would be fair for the school to pay two-thirds. I supported the creation of a second position...
March 20, 2009 - 1:34am
March 19, 2009
Sailor gets orders to leave for Middle East
A seven-year veteran of the River Falls Police Department, Denton Anderson will be wearing a different uniform soon. The 29-year-old former...
March 19, 2009 - 1:53am
March 18, 2009
Our View: Everyone agrees - School should have liaison officer
They both agree that a liaison officer at Hudson High School is a good thing, but a stalemate has developed regarding the share of cost between the city of Hudson and the School District of Hudson. As a result, the future of the school liaison officer is in jeopardy. This is one...
March 18, 2009 - 1:28am
February 27, 2009
City wants school to pay more for liaison officer
The Hudson School District will pay more for the services of its police-school liaison officer if the school board accepts a contract proposed by the City Council. The council at its Feb. 18 meeting voted 4-3 to require the school district to pay 60 percent of the cost of the position...
February 27, 2009 - 11:37am
February 5, 2009
School Board considers school cop contract offer
The Hudson School Board's finance committee met in closed session earlier this week to consider the city of Hudson's new contract offer for the school/police liaison officer. The City Council voted to change the terms of the previous contract and have the school district pay 75...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Hourly billing for liaison officer services also an option for school
The Hudson City Council has given the school district the option of being billed on an hourly basis for the services of Police-School Liaison Officer Mark Crimmins, Alderperson Lori Bernard pointed out in communications with the Star-Observer last week. A report in last week's newspaper...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
City demands school to fund 75% of liaison officer cost
The Hudson School District will pay 75 percent of the cost of having a police officer in the high school if the Hudson City Council has its way. Monday night, the council directed City Attorney Catherine Munkittrick to draft a contract containing the new cost-sharing percentage....
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
HPD adds another homegrown officer
Hilary Harris Lundberg became the newest member of the Hudson Police Department at a swearing-in ceremony Monday night at the City Council meeting....
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Cold weather doesn't faze new HPD officer
The newest member of the Hudson Police Department said his southern upbringing in Louisiana hasn't dissuaded him from taking to his new home...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Hudson Community Fund elects officers, three new board members
The Hudson Community Fund elected new officers and three new board members and honored four charter members at its annual meeting Sept. 16. Jay Griggs was elected president, succeeding Susie Gilbert, a charter member of the board who led the organization for the past four years....
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Police officer victim of hit-and-run while helping injured dog
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- A police officer in Lake Nebagamon, 25 miles southeast of Superior, was struck by a motor vehicle Tuesday night in a hit-and-run incident, according to Douglas County Sheriff Tom Dalbec. Emergency responders were called to the scene at 10:52 p.m. Officer Jesse Beasley,...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am