Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
Wisconsin man pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Hudson police hosting prescription drop-off Oct. 22
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
Finance Committee approves personnel changes to budget
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Update: Raiders keep Jug, earn home playoff game
Hudson soccer sews up 2nd straight BRC title
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Raider football wraps up playoff spot
Caregivers share stories at HCF community forum
Taking root in Hudson
Seventh-annual GO Pink For Life kicks off
A gift of honor: Hudson resident donates land for hospice house in memory of late wife
HIBA helps out local nonprofits
arts and entertainment
EAGLE STORAGE: 10/28/16 Lien Sale Notice
AD FOR BIDS: Hudson Middle School Addition and Renovations
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/11/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/8/16 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
PUBLIC NOTICE: Perch Lake Management Plan Review
Cecelia Ann Sneft
Joanne I. Williams, 78
Nancy L. Thoen, 63
Patricia Ann Kennedy, 72
Cynthia Mae Bosman, 60
Citizen’s Police Academy: Tasers, strikes and defense
I think that I shall never see ...
Early voting is great option but don’t be hasty
Chaotic campaigns seen on all levels, sides
Real Estate Showcase
April 13, 2015
Memory cafes: a place to find common ground
A memory café is like any other café in a lot of respects. It is a place to go when getting out of the house sounds like a good idea. It is...
April 13, 2015 - 3:46pm
UWRF student team wins $25,000 at Big Idea Tournament
A small packet of soap has led to very big things for three UW-River Falls students and aspiring entrepreneurs. Eric Wenz, a senior from Hudson...
April 13, 2015 - 12:34pm
March 24, 2015
New bus logs lots of miles for seniors and others
Hudson doesn’t exactly have a reputation for its public transportation so the services of the Hudson Senior Center bus and its drivers fill...
March 24, 2015 - 10:38am
March 20, 2015
Bourget, Seidl seek area appellate court seat
When voters head to the polls, they have a choice in the judge that joins the District III Court of Appeals. Mark Seidl, a Wausau private-practice...
March 20, 2015 - 10:44am
March 9, 2015
Study: St. Croix County closing costs among state’s lowest
Fifth-lowest in Wisconsin, says consumer-assistance website; Pierce County finishes seventh By Chuck Nowlen email@example.com With the prime home-buying season approaching, a new study lists St. Croix and Pierce counties among those with the lowest closing costs in Wisconsin...
March 9, 2015 - 1:37pm
January 29, 2015
Airganic Garden Balloon returns to Hot Air Affair
Family Fresh Market’s Airganic Garden balloon will be back at the Hudson Hot Air Affair (HAA) on Feb. 6-8. The winter festival and hot air...
January 29, 2015 - 9:32am
St. Croix Crossing rises
Massive is the adjective that comes to mind when viewing the St. Croix Crossing Bridge from the construction site. The new four-lane bridge...
January 29, 2015 - 9:01am
January 28, 2015
Who’s breeding in your neighborhood? Citizen participation needed for new bird atlas
St. Croix Valley Bird Club invites the public to attend a presentation from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, by guest speakers Mike Reese and...
January 28, 2015 - 9:07am
January 23, 2015
State of State: Walker claims efficiency, accountability
Democrat asks: What about the deficit? In Wisconsin’s annual State of the State message, delivered Jan. 13, Gov. Scott Walker touted tax cuts...
January 23, 2015 - 9:36am
January 19, 2015
An office with a view; unique job brings out creative side for man working with Hudson firm
A lot of white-collar corporate employees spend a lifetime in the rat race striving to someday get a promotion that will land them in a corner...
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
HAMMOND -- A motor home that was destroyed by fire on I-94 near Hammond late Sunday morning closed both eastbound lanes for about 15 minutes and caused traffic to back up nearly six miles until all the wreckage was cleared away around 1 p.m. The State Patrol responded, along with...
August 18, 2014 - 9:00am
August 13, 2014
Dairy farmers invited to attend field day
All area dairy farmers and those interested in successful dairy Systems are invited to a field day next Wednesday, Aug. 20, from 10:30 a.m.-2:30...
August 13, 2014 - 10:18am
August 12, 2014
St. Croix clerk of court votes won’t be reported until 4 p.m. Wednesday
Results for St. Croix County clerk of circuit court write-in candidates will be posted after 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, announced County Clerk Cindy Campbell. Campbell said that because the situation is so unusual and because state rules for write-in candidates have changed, she...
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
Neighboring Iowa has recorded its first human case of the West Nile virus this year, and Wisconsin and Minnesota might not be far behind. As of late last week, Wisconsin still had one probable human case of the mosquito-borne disease in St. Croix County. Trempealeau County recorded...
News/crime and courts
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
Families of three Wisconsin victims in a 2006 traffic crash linked to General Motors' faulty ignition switches have yet to decide whether to take a company settlement. Ken Rimer says the families will meet with their lawyer tomorrow after GM announced a compensation fund Monday. Natasha...
News/crime and courts
July 1, 2014 - 9:49am