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Hudson Star Observer
Hudson Police: Traffic stop turns into pursuit
Hudson man alleges woman stole guns after online dating encounter
Man found unconscious in NR school parking lot found with drugs
Wisconsin state news briefs: 2 people arrested after accidental shooting in Milwaukee; and more state news stories
Todd Bol leaves lasting legacy through Little Libraries
crime and courts
Dutton attends National Girl Scout Destination event
Football: Raiders bounced in first round
Volleyball: Raiders win playoff opener
Girls Swimming: Raiders go unbeaten in BRC duals
Cross Country: Boys run to BRC title
Hudson native continues 75 years of Navy Seabee tradition
Coloring contest winners get prizes from Hudson Fire Department
Christmas Tour of Homes is puttin' on the glitz
PHOTOS: Hudson Rotary hosts annual Halloween parade
Pastoral viewpoint: The grace to let others help us
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HUDSON: Request For Proposals - EMS Services
WIS. DNR- PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: Village of Roberts WPDES Permit
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- Amphitheatre Ceiling Replacement
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- Coulee Road Retaining Wall
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/10/18 Board Meeting Minutes
RF's Downtown Dixie catering to all women
Rep. Stafsholt receives 'Building Wisconsin' award from ABC
Olson Potter makes her return to Chamber
All things kids at St. Croix Kids Consignment
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
Place a Business Announcement
Arvella Mae Ellingstad
Kay A. Theese
Mary Ann Winkoski
Warren C. Strom
Robert Charles Allison Sr.
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Savannah Lynn Sundby
Henningsen 60th Anniversary
Bill Rubin column: Interstate takes a pounding
Wild Side Column: We were lucky with two unseasonably strong storms
Letters to the editor: Be informed on health care issues
From this Perch: Time for the TIC-TOC Party?
Guest editorial: Enough is enough
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October 5, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin’s senators split on Kavanaugh; bear attack in Douglas County; more state news stories
Wisconsin's two U.S. senators are following the party line, splitting their vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
October 5, 2018 - 9:38am
September 17, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Polk County authorities, citizens rescue globe-ensnared bear; more state news stories
Authorities in northwest Wisconsin helped rescue a bear cub Sunday that got its head stuck in a large plastic globe. The Polk County Sheriff's...
September 17, 2018 - 8:53am
April 6, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Dane County voters change face of state Supreme Court; more state news
Liberal Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate Rebecca Dallet can thank the voters in Dane County for her new position.
April 6, 2018 - 8:57am
October 26, 2017
Car strikes bear in Pierce County traffic
An Elmwood woman sustained minor injuries Wednesday after striking a bear on a Pierce County roadway. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office responded...
October 26, 2017 - 10:21am
August 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State budget talks could resume soon; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin Republicans will try again this month to settle their differences on a state budget that's now six weeks overdue. On Thursday,...
August 11, 2017 - 8:43am
December 27, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker tells lawmakers they can raise fees — if balanced with cut; wandering bear captured; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Assembly Republicans say all options should be on the table while they work on closing a $1 billion deficit in Wisconsin's transportation...
December 27, 2016 - 1:57pm
June 9, 2016
Search resumes for missing man near Menomonie; Ashley Furniture agrees to $1.75M OSHA settlement; Walker downplays low state job ranking; eight more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- A search continues Thursday for a missing man on the Red Cedar River near Menomonie. Dunn County sheriff's deputies say the man was walking along a shoreline near the Russian Slough when he slipped and fell in fast moving water. The state DNR and Dunn County deputies...
June 9, 2016 - 8:53am
February 26, 2010
Bear jailed on probation hold
Victoria Bear was booked into the St. Croix County Jail Wednesday on a parole violation. The violation occurred at a facility in Eau Claire County, Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said. She was booked into jail at 2:50 p.m. Feb. 24 on a probation hold. She was arrested and held in the...
February 26, 2010 - 9:02am
October 19, 2009
Bear wanders into store's beer cooler; DNR relocates him
Shoppers in the Marketplace Foods store in Hayward got a shock Friday night. A 125-pound black bear wandered inside that store and headed right to the beer cooler. Witnesses say he climbed up onto a shelf, 12 feet off the floor, and sat there for about an hour while employees...
October 19, 2009 - 9:13am
July 29, 2009
Bear will stay in jail
Victoria Bear, the former Hudson woman convicted in connection with the death of local man Michael Strauch in 2007, has had her probation revoked. She will remain in the St. Croix County Jail until a formal hearing set for Oct.
July 29, 2009 - 10:39am
July 10, 2009
Bear moved to county jail
Victoria Bear has returned to Hudson and is being held at the St. Croix County Jail. She was released from Taycheedah Correctional Institution, the state's maximum security women's prison in Fond du Lac County earlier this week to Mike O'Keefe of the state probation office in Hudson....
July 10, 2009 - 10:03am
April 3, 2009
Woodland Trails: The greatest dog in the world!
How do you figure out if you have the greatest dog in the world? How can you cogitate if any dog can be called the greatest dog in the world?...
April 3, 2009 - 1:40am
December 8, 2008
2009 Wisconsin bear and spring turkey application deadline Dec. 10
Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources are reminding hunters they have until Dec.
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
Wolf caution areas set for bear dog training
Caution areas have been established in Ashland, Douglas, and Sawyer counties for bear hunters training their hounds. Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources established the areas after incidents were dogs being trained for bear hunts have been killed by wolves. Maps...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Alcoholism affects many
Dear Editor, I feel that I must respond to Joseph Bear's letter in the July 31 Star-Observer. I understand and agree with Joseph that alcoholism is a disease. It is a terrible disease because it affects so many people other than the person who is addicted to alcohol. Joseph, I...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am