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Two dead in Sawyer County shooting
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin roundup: Employment in St. Croix, Pierce counties lagging; Dunn County sheriff addresses water deaths; nine more state news stories
Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
crime and courts
Wisconsinite claims BMX title at Nitro World Games
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
A good time to be a monster musky
U9 soccer champs in Chaska
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 Pierce County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
RiverFest celebrates the St. Croix in Hudson
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/20/16 Council Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: Liquor License Application - Wis. Grill (Starr's Bar)
CITY OF HUDSON: 6/6/16 Council Meeting Minutes
NAME CHANGE HEARING: Case No. 16-Cv-260, Brian Eggert II
FORECLOSURE: FNC Bank v. Eric J. Frank, et al; Case No. 15-CV-530
mily Maria Garcia, age 23
Wilma M. Miller, 97
Beverly Ann "Bev" Radermacher, age 77,
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Dolores Ellen Boumeester, 81
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
January 9, 2015
Kitty Rhoades: to the Capitol and back again
For a woman who says she didn’t have much of a career plan, Kitty Rhoades has landed in a pretty sweet spot. Rhoades is a member of Gov....
January 9, 2015 - 7:00am
December 30, 2014
City Council sets limit on Tourism Bureau’s room tax funding
The City Council at its Dec. 15 meeting decided that $150,000 will be the limit on the number of room tax dollars going to the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau for tourism promotion. In recent years, the Tourism Bureau has gotten 70 percent of Hudson’s 3.5 percent...
December 30, 2014 - 12:26pm
December 8, 2014
Former Hudsonite one of 663 semifinalists for mission to Mars
A former Hudson man has a dream that is out of this world. Woodbury resident Jackson Kisling, 38, is one of 663 people from around the world...
December 8, 2014 - 11:29am
November 19, 2014
Hudson native Michael Weiler interned in Hong Kong
Michael Weiler, a 2006 Hudson High School graduate, is now a board certified physical therapist and earlier this year completed his final internship...
November 19, 2014 - 4:31pm
November 7, 2014
Charlie Ward car turns up in Michigan
Hudsonite Daryl Standafer made an interesting discovery last spring: A vehicle that once belonged to Charlie Ward resurfaced near Traverse City,...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 7, 2014 - 8:00am
September 22, 2014
New York Times covers Hammond llama race started by Hudson's Paul Kremer
The New York Times made a visit to Hammond on Sept. 14 for the 18th annual llama-racing event. The Times reporter, Mitch Smith, called the race a “quirky tourist draw.” The original race was organized by Hudson’s Paul Kremer, owner of Dick’s Bar in Hudson and former...
September 22, 2014 - 9:07am
September 18, 2014
Doug's Diggings: Missed my goal, but saw plenty of shows
My wife and I traveled to Las Vegas for a few days recently and the city continues to thrive. We travelled with Jackie’s sister Sandy and her husband Tom. There was one attraction I hoped to visit and, despite staying only a few hundred yards away, we never made it for a ride...
September 18, 2014 - 3:11pm
September 16, 2014
St. Croix Valley potters share ancient craft
The 14th annual Rustic Road 13 Pottery Event and Sale featuring 13 ceramic artists sharing their work and vision is Sept. 20 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m....
Life/arts and entertainment
September 16, 2014 - 12:00pm
August 27, 2014
Tom Brinsko rides across America
Riding your bicycle from the Pacific coast to the Atlantic isn’t something to undertake on a whim, according to Tom Brinsko. “Mentally,...
August 27, 2014 - 4:53pm
August 21, 2014
Former Raider Ben Gresmer will play pro ball in Portugal
Ben Gresmer had his share of highlight dunks and three-pointers for the UW-River Falls basketball team during his four-year career. Now the Hudson...
August 21, 2014 - 12:44pm
Doug's Diggings: No drones – yet – in the Star-Observer news department
I don’t suspect the Star-Observer will be unleashing a “drone attack photo” anytime soon, but like other technological innovations, it may be coming sooner than I think. I’m sure most everyone has seen examples of drones taking photos of various events. Drones, of course,...
August 21, 2014 - 11:46am
August 20, 2014
Houlton mom wins new Ford Mustang in Rotary raffle
Marit and Jeff Mears were in downtown Stillwater when her ticket was picked in the Hudson Daybreak Rotary raffle for a new Ford Mustang at 1...
August 20, 2014 - 11:48am
August 13, 2014
Conductor Kris Tjornehoj of Hudson leads musicians to Spain
Hudsonite Kris Tjornehoj, a professor of music at UW-River Falls, was involved in the creation of the Three Rivers Concert Band and recently...
Life/arts and entertainment
August 13, 2014 - 12:08pm
August 4, 2014
’Discover Wisconsin’ discovers Hudson
It was a beautiful weekend to have the film crew from “Discover Wisconsin” in Hudson. The Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism...
August 4, 2014 - 11:22am
July 30, 2014
High school senior spends a year abroad
After a life-changing trip to Germany, Hudson High School student Abby Schmidt has a new outlook on life as she goes into her senior year. Schmidt,...
July 30, 2014 - 2:05pm