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Hudson Star Observer
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
Zimmerman checks in with constituents
Somerset man pleads not guilty to sex crimes
Wisconsin roundup: Primary day arrives; western Wis. could see fallout from Minn. liquor bill; 8 more state news stories
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
arts and entertainment
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
January 5, 2017
Absolute zero: MN winters rated worst in the U.S., WI's seventh worst
DULUTH — Minnesota's infamous winters are the absolute worst, the most miserable of anywhere in the U.S, according to the website thrillist.com....
January 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 4, 2017
Convicted mass killer Manson reportedly hospitalized outside prison
LOS ANGELES—Convicted mass murderer Charles Manson was taken from a California prison to a hospital for an undisclosed medical issue on Tuesday, media reported. Manson was seriously ill, a source told the Los Angeles Times, but could not provide further information. TMZ reported...
January 4, 2017 - 11:00am
Wetterling killer Heinrich being held in Oklahoma City
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Danny Heinrich, Jacob Wetterling’s killer, is being held temporarily in Oklahoma. Heinrich, 53, is at the Oklahoma...
News/crime and courts
January 4, 2017 - 11:00am
December 29, 2016
Girls basketball: Raiders win holiday opener
Hudson scored the first six points of the game and never looked back on its way to posting a 69-51 decision over host Marshfield in the first...
December 29, 2016 - 1:46pm
December 16, 2016
HHS band does Hudson proud at Pearl Harbor
The Hudson Raiders marching band was among only a few high school bands that were part of the ceremonies commemorating the 75th anniversary of...
December 16, 2016 - 7:00am
December 15, 2016
HHS remodel will be done by fall 2018: one year earlier than planned
There was some surprising news at Monday’s school board meeting. Superintendent Nick Ouellette told the board that the $88 million addition and renovation at Hudson High School is projected to be completed by fall 2018, a whole year earlier than planned. The earlier completion date...
December 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
December 9, 2016
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
A letter has been sent this week to River Falls Mayor Dan Toland informing him and the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development that the Lutheran Home, 640 N. Main St., will close. A news release Friday, Dec. 9, from The Lutheran Home Association's Belle Plaine, Minn., headquaters...
December 9, 2016 - 2:07pm
December 8, 2016
Raider wrestlers pass first BRC test
Hudson's wrestling team has known for a long time that it would be opening the 2016-17 season against a tough River Falls team that tied for...
December 8, 2016 - 2:27pm
December 5, 2016
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
With an eye to having everyone at United Methodist understand what it is to be a “dementia friendly” church, 50 members recently gathered...
December 5, 2016 - 7:00am
December 4, 2016
‘Ongoing conference’ provides young entrepreneurs with room for imagination
In the empty building, long after the others have gone home, a group of entrepreneurs sits around the table presenting their ideas and giving...
December 4, 2016 - 1:00pm
Crowning Achievements announces princesses and kings at annual pageant
The eighth annual Crowning Achievements special needs pageant took place Saturday, Nov. 5, at Faith Community Church in New Richmond. There...
December 4, 2016 - 8:00am
December 3, 2016
Volunteers needed to ring the bell for the Salvation Army
Grace Place Shelter has been very busy in 2016. Almost 350 homeless people were housed at the facility, including many children. This week, close to 60 people are calling Grace Place their home for the holidays. During this time of year, Grace Place and The Salvation Army reach out...
December 3, 2016 - 1:00pm
PHOTOS: Retailers go all out on window decor
December 3, 2016 - 7:00am
December 2, 2016
Classic Christmas tale finds home on The Phipps stage
With shining, giant and ghastly spirits, the holiday classic “The Christmas Carol” is brought to life by The Phipps with all the grandeur...
Life/arts and entertainment
December 2, 2016 - 3:00pm
Light Up Night brings Santa to Hudson
Hundreds of children, with their parents and grandparents, lined Second Street in downtown Hudson Friday night to welcome Santa to town to officially...
December 2, 2016 - 7:00am