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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
Larry Parfitt, 75
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
September 9, 2009
Van burns Friday night
Smoke could be seen from fire from a van that was engulfed in flames at the corner of Highway 12 and Brakke Drive in the town of Hudson Friday,...
September 9, 2009 - 8:42am
June 4, 2009
Milwaukee man recovering after saving son from train-van collision
A suburban Milwaukee man is getting better, after he was injured while trying to get his 2-year-old son out of the way of a passing freight train. Scott Partenfelder, 47, was moved out of intensive care Wednesday, and he was upgraded to serious condition at Milwaukee Froedtert Hospital....
June 4, 2009 - 9:00am
April 29, 2009
Eau Claire women dies in collision with semi tanker
PEPIN COUNTY, Wis. -- An Eau Claire woman died when her van collided with a semi tanker Tuesday morning in Pepin County. The Pepin County sheriff's department responded at 10:30 a.m. to the two-vehicle accident on Highway 85, near Dunn County, where Michelle Nelson, 38, was pronounced...
April 29, 2009 - 1:19pm
Child care delivery vans now need alarms
State lawmakers gave their final approval Tuesday to making child care delivery vans have alarms, so drivers don't leave any kids behind. The Assembly OK'd the mandate 99-0, after the Senate passed it on a voice vote. It now goes to Gov. Jim Doyle, who's expected to sign it. Milwaukee...
April 29, 2009 - 9:00am
February 24, 2009
Two Hudson officers earn lifesaving awards
At the Feb. 18 City Council meeting, Hudson Police Chief Marty Jensen presented lifesaving awards to two patrol officers who revived a 78-year-old man after his car crashed into a tow truck at Mike's Standard Service. Officers James Van Dusen and James Wildman accepted awards. Glen...
February 24, 2009 - 8:21am
October 17, 2008
Marion Van Someren, 75
Marion M. Van Someren, 75, of Hudson died peacefully Monday, Oct. 6, at Comforts of Home in Hudson. Marion was born June 15, 1933, in Roberts, the daughter of Roy and Nellie (Pooler) Wasson. She attended school in Roberts before meeting her soon to be husband, Dale Van Someren. The...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
Two HHS vandals arrested for violating probation
Benjamin N. Luehrs, 19, 1247 Graham Ave., formerly of Hudson, and Michael C. Van Ness, 21, 1733 Laurel Ave., were both arrested following a traffic stop just after 10 p.m. June 24 on Vine Street near Diamond Drive. According to the police report, officers stopped the car Luehrs...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am
June 24, 2008
Hudson man recovers from ride down Willow River falls
A young man who took an unplanned trip down the falls at Willow River State Park was lucky to escape serious injuries, officials said. Michael Van Ness, 21, Hudson, was at the top of the falls the afternoon of June 15 when rapid runoff water knocked him off his feet and swept him...
June 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
State AG says he never asked for extra security
State Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says he never asked for tax-funded bodyguards at the Republican National Convention. Barring a legitimate threat, he probably won't need them when the convention takes place in September in Minneapolis-St.
May 30, 2008 - 9:00am