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May 28, 2014
Outdoor examinations were performed by Dr. Ben Fravel and Dr. Brian Whisler on patients from a small town called Congrejo. (Submitted photos)
Local dentists provide care in the Dominican Republic
May 28, 2014 - 3:11pm
May 23, 2014
Mike Demulling, New Richmond Regional Airport manager, snapped this photo Thursday, looking east toward Wisconsin from the Oak Park Heights area.
Four of five piers now taking shape on new St. Croix bridge
May 23, 2014 - 2:39pm
May 14, 2014
A group of 24 students from Hanus-Seidel Gymnasium in Hoesbach, Germany, poses for a photograph in the classroom of Hudson High School German teacher Mike Knox. The students were accompanied by their teachers Juergn Wagner, standing far left, and Susanne Mahlke, standing second from the right. Hudson High School’s German-language teachers are Mike Knox, second row far left, and Chuck Bublitz, front row right. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Cultural exchange: German students experience life in Hudson
May 14, 2014 - 12:03pm
May 7, 2014
Spending by people visiting Pierce, St. Croix. Polk and Dunn counties exceeded $250 million last year. Graphic courtesy of St. Croix EDC.
Tourism has quarter-billion impact in Greater St. Croix Valley
May 7, 2014 - 9:18am
May 6, 2014
Campus surpluses, help for highway budget overruns on Joint Finance agenda; suit targets church's cemetery fund; more state news
May 6, 2014 - 9:21am
May 5, 2014
Mary Hiniker in her River Crest Elementary School reading room, where Dr. Seuss characters help make the learning fun.(Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Dr. Seuss, reading excellence and Arkansas road trips
May 5, 2014 - 4:31pm
April 24, 2014
The group from Trinity Lutheran Church that traveled to the Dominican Republic included, front, Pim Wilhelmy; first row from left, Margie Spaeth, Meredith Berg, Wally Spaeth, Sandy Verdoorn, Maia Hermansen, Kari Hermansen, Taylor Hermansen, Jenny Cicha, Charlotte Skoviera and local translator Ron; back, Pastor Todd Stocker, Ralph Carlson, Zachary Verdoorn, Neil Fredrick, Jan Fredrick, Shanda Wilhelmy and Marie Nelson. (Submitted photos)
Trinity Lutheran group helps repair a church in the Dominican Republic
April 24, 2014 - 12:06pm
April 14, 2014
Nataliya Dorweiler poses with a native-language map of Ukraine that she keeps next to her desk in her Hudson Middle School office. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Nataliya Dorweiler’s long Ukrainian odyssey
April 14, 2014 - 9:32am
March 19, 2014
Pastoral Reflections: A farewell to Hudson - Rev. Brian Ferguson
March 19, 2014 - 3:43pm
March 14, 2014
Hiking through the New Mexico wilderness were Scouts from Troop 168, front from left, Jon Kreye, Konnor Merchak, Guide-Daniel, Tyler Werner and Nathan Gasmen; back, Alex McNamara, leaders Tim Werner, Jacquie Gasmen, Ken Merchak (Scoutmaster) and Dave Kreye. (Submitted photos to Hudson Star Observer)
Local Scouts trek through New Mexico wilderness
March 14, 2014 - 10:33am
March 5, 2014
Hudson resident John Oman skis in an event at Telemark in Cable last year. Oman will compete in the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games at Sochi, Russia, beginning this weekend. (Submitted photo)
Hudson man will ski in 2014 Winter Paralympic Games at Sochi, Russia
March 5, 2014 - 3:07pm
February 25, 2014
Sam Walters and Ariel Ramira Tarr pose with their Royal Enfield motorcycle on which they traveled for a year in India. (Submitted photo)
After a year in India, teaching yoga is a reality
February 25, 2014 - 5:46pm
January 22, 2014
A bronze statue of Frederick Booker Noe II (1929-2004), Kentucky’s great ambassador of bourbon, is located at the Jim Beam Visitor Center and Distillery in Clermont, Ky. Booker Noe, who was Jim Beam’s grandson, served as a master bourbon distiller for more than 40 years. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Jon Echternacht)
Jon's Jottings: Say it ain’t so Jim; Say it ain't so
January 22, 2014 - 12:25pm
January 15, 2014
HHS grad has his sights set on Mars mission
January 15, 2014 - 8:45am
December 27, 2013
A Pennsylvania company painted the exterior of the 48-foot-long and 102-inch-wide Powerhouse Chapel -- including the lettering and striping -- for free. The mobile chapel is a converted semi-trailer. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Truck stop ministry gets a new chapel on wheels
December 27, 2013 - 1:12pm