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Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
Croix Gear Machining expanding
Hampton opens doors in Hudson
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Request For Bids- Glen Hill s Park Restroom Facility
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/13/16 Annual Meeting
CITY OF HUDSON: 7/5/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF HUDSON: 9/7/16 Board of Adjustment Meeting - Moulton variance
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Glen L. Olson Estate, Case No. 16PR64
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
September 20, 2015
More than a 'Little' literacy in crosshairs
Since founder Todd Bol began distributing his creations five years ago, the Hudson-based Little Free Library has grown exponentially. The...
September 20, 2015 - 7:00am
September 19, 2015
Area group wants wheels to turn for new train of thought
Could there be a dramatic shift in the way people get from point A to point B? Some say yes, that trains are set to make a big resurgence. The...
September 19, 2015 - 6:00am
September 11, 2015
Mishpack trip takes group to Montana
Daniel Skarsten, director of Networks Youth Ministries, recently led a team of 27 Hudson-area students and adults for the annual Mishpack trip,...
September 11, 2015 - 9:47am
September 10, 2015
River Crossing completion delayed until 2017
Originally slated to be open nearly a year from now, the timeline for completion of the St. Croix River Crossing is now pushed out to sometime...
September 10, 2015 - 11:17am
July 27, 2015
Hudson bicyclists struck by vehicle during Iowa bike event
A Hudson couple were injured Sunday, July 19, after being struck by a suspected drunk driver while bicycling in Iowa. According to the Sioux City (Iowa) Police Department, Bruce Blair and Barbara Blair were injured at 6:19 a.m. while participating in the Register’s Annual Great...
July 27, 2015 - 1:43pm
July 15, 2015
Hwy. 35/64 construction reshapes the town of St. Joseph
The ongoing work to connect the future St. Croix Crossing bridge to the existing four lanes of Hwy. 35/64 is changing the appearance of the town...
July 15, 2015 - 4:03pm
June 28, 2015
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
A St. Croix Crossing Loop Trail starting point would have a little extra room to breathe — and space to grow — under a proposal backed last week by a key panel. St. Croix County Board members will vote July 7 on a recommendation to acquire private land that will help enhance...
June 28, 2015 - 11:17am
June 26, 2015
Doug's Diggings: Visiting, hiking the Colorado Rockies
My wife and I visited Colorado last week and enjoyed some great weather while hiking in the Colorado Rockies. What made the trip interesting...
June 26, 2015 - 9:52am
June 21, 2015
The Cub Reporter: England and America: Two countries speaking the same language
The differences in the English language between the U.S. and England can be striking. The same term can mean two completely different things. This can lead to misunderstanding. For example, lemonade in England is not the lemon-flavored drink; it is 7-Up/Sprite/Sierra Mist. For...
June 21, 2015 - 10:11am
May 14, 2015
Partnership with Hudson church moves African school forward
The first classroom in the Wisconsin School on the outskirts of Kinshasa, the capital city of the Democratic Republic of Congo, is named Harvestime...
May 14, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 12, 2015
Wisconsin tourism experiences $1 billion increase in 2014
For the travelers that helped Wisconsin achieve a $1 billion increase in tourism economic impact in 2014, it’s all about the fun and memories....
May 12, 2015 - 11:59am
May 8, 2015
UPDATE: Walker hints he won't embrace a hike in car registration fees; Badger thriftiness confirmed by new federal study; more state news
MILWAUKEE -- Gov. Scott Walker appears to have ruled out higher vehicle registration fees to help reduce his budget plan to borrow $1.3 billion for road work. At an appearance in Milwaukee late Thursday, the Walker said motorists would not have a choice in paying the extra fees and...
May 8, 2015 - 3:42pm
May 1, 2015
Holt delivers Star-Observer in Holy Land
Hudsonite Dave Holt recently visited the Holy Land and brought along a copy of the March 5 Hudson Star-Observer. While on the trip he sought...
May 1, 2015 - 11:24am
March 26, 2015
Concordia to host Norwegian event at Hudson Middle School on Saturday
Concordia College’s Norwegian Language Village is hosting a Mini-Village at Hudson Middle School in Hudson, Wis., from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 28. The event is free and open to the public with activities planned for all ages. At the Mini-Village, guests will learn...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 26, 2015 - 10:42am
March 14, 2015
Get me the manager! Forever kissing the Irish: A Cheese State kid's first adventure
I had never seen an ocean. I had never even been east of Ohio. I had never really fallen in love. I was 20 years old, and I was bored with college and restless. One day, I spun a map of the United States around on my kitchen table with my eyes closed and stopped it with my index...
March 14, 2015 - 2:24am