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School district steps up to address drug problems
Lots of options acceptable for voter ID's, says GAB director; tax collection picture improving; 10 more Wisconsin stories
First cases of likely Enterovirus surface; photo ID needed to vote absentee too; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Pepin man, toddler die when trench collapses; DOT begins process to provide ID cards for November election; 11 more state news items
City moves forward with First Street parking expansion
crime and courts
Raiders run over Menomonie
Raider volleyball team opens strong
Raider boys post two Big Rivers soccer shutouts
Superior stuns Raiders in BRC opener
Meet Luke Howard, Hudson School District’s new athletic trainer
'Free Concert for Peace and Love' rescheduled to Sunday afternoon
St. Croix Valley potters share ancient craft
NETworks Youth Ministries has a new director
Eagle Scout project a hit at Homestead Parklands Bookworm Trail
Cruise into downtown Hudson Sept. 21, enjoy classic cars
arts and entertainment
Allen R. Finholt, 64
Jeni Meuwissen, 59
Marcella A. Lewis, 93
Joseph Score, 33
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COPYRIGHT NOTICE: Ryan James Few
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: 8/5/14 Board Meeting Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Kathy J. Nistler Estate; Case No. 14PR62
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Community Right-To-Know About Hazardous Materials
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/25/14 Special Meeting Minutes
Randy's Ramblings: Referendums make fall election especially interesting
Our View: Staying with county administrator is proper choice
Doug's Diggings: The day the NFL became ‘all powerful’
Our View: Local Packer fans again denied TV games
Doug's Diggings: No drones – yet – in the Star-Observer news department
January 22, 2014
Icy roads may have caused rollover crash
A car travelling northbound on Hwy. 35 appears to have rolled over and ended up in the ditch on the right side of the road. The accident happened around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, just north of Radio Road and just past Melgard Momument. The St. Croix County Sheriff's department...
news / accidents
January 22, 2014 - 11:49am
October 10, 2013
Barn in town of Troy goes up in flames
The cause of a fire that consumed a barn at 609 Swedish Mission Road west of River Falls between county roads M and MM Wednesday night, Oct. 9, is still being investigated by the River Falls Fire Department. The property is owned by Edith E. Nelson, and her two brothers Scott and...
news / accidents
October 10, 2013 - 9:57am
May 20, 2013
Former nursery site of planned town of Troy winery
Wineries are popping up all over western Wisconsin, and the town of Troy is no exception. Daniel Koepke presented plans to the Troy Town Board...
May 20, 2013 - 5:13pm
May 17, 2013
United Fund of Troy donates to Food Cupboard
The United Fund of Troy Township recently donated $906.50 to the Christian Food Cupboard of Hudson. Over $6,900 from 95 residents of the township will be distributed to 13 agencies serving the local area. The United Fund of Troy Township is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded...
May 17, 2013 - 8:55am
April 2, 2013
Dan Pearson elected Troy chair
Based on unofficial results Daniel Pearson has been elected chair in the town of Troy. Pearson defeated David Hense 333-157. Supervisors Sue Warren (Supervisor 1) and Jan Cuccia (Supervisor 3) were both elected with identical 369 vote totals. Both were unopposed.
news / politics / government
April 2, 2013 - 9:37pm
March 16, 2013
Letter: Pearson gets his vote
Dear Editor, On April 2nd there will be an election for three town of Troy officials, one of which is the town chairperson. Troy resident and fourth generation family farmer, Dan Pearson, is on the ballot for town chairperson. Dan has served the town of Troy very fruitfully from...
opinion / letters
March 16, 2013 - 12:41pm
Troy deals with details about upcoming highway interchange
The Troy Town Board supported the Department of Transportation's proposed local road assignments for the Radio Road interchange at the regular board meeting Thursday, Aug. 9. The state DOT's Programming and Planning Supervisor Paul Conlin presented a resolution for assigning jurisdiction...
news / government
August 16, 2012 - 11:31am
July 11, 2012
Sheriff warns residents about burglaries
Burglaries to rural residential areas are starting to crop up in the Hudson area and St. Croix County Sheriff John Shilts warns residents to be on the lookout for anything suspicious in their neighborhoods. "We've been called out on a couple burglaries in the town of Troy and...
crime and courts / news
July 11, 2012 - 2:00pm
May 30, 2012
UPDATE: Lightning strike starts house fire
With River Falls in the lead, the Hudson Fire Department and several other area departments, responded at 11:25 a.m. Saturday, May 26 to 263...
May 30, 2012 - 8:36am
May 21, 2012
Troy town board hesitant about fee increase
Two committees were born at the Town of Troy Board meeting on Thursday, May 10. One committee was formed after Town Building Inspector Brian Wert presented his rates for the upcoming year while discussing his contract renewal.
May 21, 2012 - 11:36am
May 4, 2012
Hudson couple starts CSA farming project in Troy
Adam and Megan Greeson have developed a love of the earth and for growing things. It has led to a start-up agri-business on rented land in...
May 4, 2012 - 3:30pm
March 29, 2012
Teen faces charges in car crash
A 15-year-old Hudson girl is expected to face criminal charges after she allegedly stole a car and took four friends on a joyride that ended in a rollover crash, sending the five occupants to area hospitals Saturday afternoon, March 24. St. Croix authorities were advised of a...
news / accidents
March 29, 2012 - 8:02am
March 21, 2012
UPDATE: Grass fire scorches several acres in the town of Troy
Firefighters from three departments were called to put out a grass fire that threatened a neighborhood in the town of Troy on Friday afternoon, March 16. Hudson Fire Chief Jim Frye said the fire spread from a spot where one of the homeowners was burning cardboard. The fire...
March 21, 2012 - 10:21am
March 16, 2012
Town of Troy fire call charges remain level
Fire call charges in the township of Troy will remain at $700, a decision made at the town board meeting, Thursday, March 8. The board considered eliminating the charge by proposing a tax increase for town residents. "I'm happy with the current process we have in place now,"...
March 16, 2012 - 7:50am
Letter: Supports Van Mele
Dear Editor, As we move closer to the spring elections, I wish to share these words with each of you whom I've served as your County Board representative. I'm both humbled by and grateful for the trust you have placed in me, and for your ongoing support during my 10 years...
opinion / letters
March 16, 2012 - 1:34am