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October 16, 2015
One of the tunnels on the George S. Mickelson Trail in the Black Hills. In an ironic twist, it took one year to build the railroad in 1890; it took 15 years to complete the bike trail when in opened in 1998.
Doug's Diggings: Selfie problems, Black Hills and meeting fellow Hudsonites
October 16, 2015 - 1:30pm
September 20, 2015
Little Free Library's Todd Bol helped launch the organization's latest project, Literacy Friendly Neighborhood, last week. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Mike Longaecker)
More than a 'Little' literacy in crosshairs
September 20, 2015 - 7:00am
September 19, 2015
Area group wants wheels to turn for new train of thought
September 19, 2015 - 6:00am
September 11, 2015
The group that travelled to Montana from several local churches included, front from left, JM Rasmus, Kenny Hardman, Victoria Leoni, Miki Gee, Noah Mallek, Jenna Richardson, Katie Musselman, Ken Wooley, Randy Bell and Tim Reedy; back, Fr. John Rasmus, Mike Burnley, Daniel Skarsten, Connor Olson, Parker Lehmen, Pastor Scott Jorgenson, Jacob Forsythe, Nathan Gasmen, Adam Gratz, Fr. Guy Usher, Lisa Jorgenson, Cara Skarsten and Sophia Skarsten. (Submitted photos)
Mishpack trip takes group to Montana
September 11, 2015 - 9:47am
September 10, 2015
Work on the St. Croix River Crossing, shown here looking west, will extend into 2017, project officials have announced. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Mike Longaecker)
River Crossing completion delayed until 2017
September 10, 2015 - 11:17am
July 27, 2015
Hudson bicyclists struck by vehicle during Iowa bike event
July 27, 2015 - 1:43pm
July 15, 2015
The grading for two new lanes of Hwy. 35/64 northeast of Houlton is underway. The earthmovers stood idle Monday morning, July 13, however, following two inches of rain the previous night. This is a view looking southwest from the 150th Avenue overpass. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Hwy. 35/64 construction reshapes the town of St. Joseph
July 15, 2015 - 4:03pm
June 28, 2015
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
June 28, 2015 - 11:17am
June 26, 2015
The happy campers near 10,110-foot Emerald Lake in Rocky Mountains National Park. Note the ice still on the lake in the background.
Doug's Diggings: Visiting, hiking the Colorado Rockies
June 26, 2015 - 9:52am
June 21, 2015
The Cub Reporter: England and America: Two countries speaking the same language
June 21, 2015 - 10:11am
May 14, 2015
Bishop John Bofata and his wife, Angela, are staying with Peter and Lori Bernard and their son, Michael. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Partnership with Hudson church moves African school forward
May 14, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 12, 2015
Travelers to St. Croix County spent $93.8 million in 2014 according to a study conducted by Tourism Economics. This scene shows the St. Croix River in Hudson. (Submitted photo)
Wisconsin tourism experiences $1 billion increase in 2014
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
May 8, 2015 - 3:42pm
May 1, 2015
Hudsonite Dave Holt, right, holds a page from the March 5 Hudson Star-Observer featuring a story about Hudsonite Mary Yacoub-Ra’ad. Receiving the page in Jerusalem is Yacoub-Ra’ad’s cousin, Alfred Ra’ad. He owns a shop in the city. (Submitted photos)
Holt delivers Star-Observer in Holy Land
May 1, 2015 - 11:24am
March 26, 2015
Concordia to host Norwegian event at Hudson Middle School on Saturday
March 26, 2015 - 10:42am