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April 13, 2015
A Memory Café may be coming to a community near you. Working to make that happen are from left, Nancy Abrahamson, St. Croix County Dementia Care Specialist, facilitators Christina Marshall and Jackie Paulson, and Pat Graf, Active Older Adult Program coordinator for the YMCA in Hudson. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Memory cafes: a place to find common ground
April 13, 2015 - 3:46pm
UW-River Falls students Eric Wenz and An Trieu make a presentation to judges during the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament held April 11 in Madison. Wenz, Trieu, and teammate Andrew Lind took first place in the competition, earning a $25,000 seed grant from UW-Extension and a spot in the International Business Model Competition in May. (Submitted photo)
UWRF student team wins $25,000 at Big Idea Tournament
April 13, 2015 - 12:34pm
March 24, 2015
The Hudson Senior Center put a new bus into service last June and since that time Wes Pap, left, and Jim Bot have logged more than 1,250 trips to medical appointments, grocery runs, and field trips for seniors and others unable to drive themselves. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Meg Heaton)
New bus logs lots of miles for seniors and others
March 24, 2015 - 10:38am
March 20, 2015
Kristina Bourget, Mark Seidl
Bourget, Seidl seek area appellate court seat
March 20, 2015 - 10:44am
March 9, 2015
Study: St. Croix County closing costs among state’s lowest
March 9, 2015 - 1:37pm
January 29, 2015
The Airganic Garden balloon will inflate during the Hot Air Affair weekend and display its designs featuring state-of-the-art inkjet printing. (Submitted photo.)
Airganic Garden Balloon returns to Hot Air Affair
January 29, 2015 - 9:32am
Work on the St. Croix Crossing Bridge is continuing through the winter. This is a view from atop Pier 7 West on the Minnesota side of the river, looking toward the five river piers and the Wisconsin bluff in the distance. See pages 6 and 7A for an update on the construction and more photos. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
St. Croix Crossing rises
January 29, 2015 - 9:01am
January 28, 2015
Who’s breeding in your neighborhood? Citizen participation needed for new bird atlas
January 28, 2015 - 9:07am
January 23, 2015
State of State: Walker claims efficiency, accountability
January 23, 2015 - 9:36am
January 19, 2015
Jason Meissner’s job as a tower technician serves up ample inspiration for his Instagram account ( where he explores his artistic side. This photo of him was taken while building a tower in Spooner on June 7.
An office with a view; unique job brings out creative side for man working with Hudson firm
January 19, 2015 - 3:31pm
August 18, 2014
Motor home fire causes I-94 traffic delays; state on pace for record ag exports; 8 more state news stories
August 18, 2014 - 9:00am
August 13, 2014
UWRF photo.
Dairy farmers invited to attend field day
August 13, 2014 - 10:18am
August 12, 2014
St. Croix clerk of court votes won’t be reported until 4 p.m. Wednesday
August 12, 2014 - 2:52pm
July 14, 2014
Probable West Nile case reported in St. Croix County; New Richmond woman faces criminal charges after St. Paul accident; More state news briefs
July 14, 2014 - 9:07am
July 1, 2014
GM compensation offer includes families of girls who died in St. Croix County; Man says ‘tomato’ but cop says ‘pot’; More state news
July 1, 2014 - 9:49am