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Hampton opens doors in Hudson
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
Project SPARK is looking for another great idea
crime and courts
Raiders rally to top Arrowhead
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
Carpenter Art Festival returns Aug. 27
Dancing with the Hudson Stars is back again
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
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
December 21, 2012
Our View: And a Merry Christmas to all!
Christmas is here and we hope our readers take time to enjoy the season with family and friends. Christmas can mean different things to many people. Ways to celebrate the holiday include shopping, Santa Claus, gifts, parties, decorations -- the list goes on. The fact remains that...
December 21, 2012 - 9:21am
December 2, 2012
R.E.S.C.U.E. in Christ Ministries share their vision
Brandon Perry, the Director of the Youth Ministry at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hudson, together with Gloria Meyer have been two of the driving...
December 2, 2012 - 12:09pm
November 15, 2012
Randy's Ramblings: Clergy wielded influence in Hudson of yesteryear
The recent relocation of the Star-Observer news office forced me into a job I try to avoid like a dog shuns a bath: house-cleaning. Or in this case, office-cleaning. The effort proved worthwhile, however. Tossing record files I once thought were important for some reason had a cleansing...
November 15, 2012 - 9:51am
November 2, 2012
Letter: Response to religious posts
Dear Editor, Recently, there have been attacks in this section against those who do not adhere to any theological belief, or to the articles author's belief system. Specifically, Dr. Bill Cordua was belittled for educating people about the history of the St. Croix River Valley;...
November 2, 2012 - 1:34am
Letter: Politics, love and God
Dear Editor, We approach November. Courted for our votes, pondering the season of false gods... Politics. We create and elevate political parties, which divide, diminish and consume us. Assigning politicians more importance than those they "serve"; these parties perpetuate idolatry. ...
November 2, 2012 - 1:32am
October 26, 2012
Letter: Don't bash Christians
Dear Editor, I'm not sure of the point E.G. Dehmer is trying to make in regard to Christians persecuting others? Do you support a genuine Christianity and Christ's sound doctrines? Or, if you're a practicing atheist and support such, just come out and say so. Granted, not everything...
October 26, 2012 - 1:42am
October 4, 2012
Pope takes part in Harley celebration
ope Benedict plays a part in Harley-Davidson's 110th anniversary planned for June 2013 in Rome. Tens of thousands of bikes will converge there for a rally, one of many happening around the world to commemorate the motorcycle maker's 110 years in business Willie G. Davidson, the...
October 4, 2012 - 4:23pm
July 25, 2012
Pastor Dennis Nelson retires after 23 years at Bethel Lutheran
A passing of the torch service will be held the second Sunday of August at Bethel Lutheran Church. The Rev. Dennis R. Nelson, the church's senior...
July 25, 2012 - 4:53pm
July 12, 2012
Charity golf event set July 17
Teens for Christ 11th annual Charity Golf Classic will be held Tuesday, July 17, at Badlands Golf Course. Registration and a silent auction are from noon-1 p.m. followed by golf, dinner and prizes from 1-5 p.m. A $100 fee includes green fees, golf cart, steak dinner and prizes....
July 12, 2012 - 10:22am
June 14, 2012
Fund set up for Mansfield family
A fund has been set up by the Associated Banks to help aid the Mansfield family of Somerset as they make their journey to Zambia to pick up their...
June 14, 2012 - 12:53pm
Missionary couple dies in Zambia
A couple with local ties has died while doing Christian missionary work in Zambia, Africa. Jay and Katrina Erickson died in an airplane crash...
June 14, 2012 - 11:50am
June 13, 2012
St. Pat's poet/ teacher retires
When Judie Wiebold began her teaching career in Chicago in 1965 the war in Vietnam and the Civil Rights movement dominated the evening news....
June 13, 2012 - 2:26pm
June 3, 2012
Local blogger wins national award
Julie Holmquist, whose blog is featured on the Hudson Star-Observer website, www.hudsonstarobserver.com, recently received a national award for her publication. Her blog, "God Tracks: The Evidence of God in Ordinary Lives," is also featured on several Wisconsin, Minnesota and North...
June 3, 2012 - 11:03am
June 1, 2012
St. Pat gala raises $83,000
St. Patrick School recently held its annual gala and it was the most successful ever. Nearly $83,000 was raised from donations, sponsorships,...
June 1, 2012 - 9:55am
May 30, 2012
Pastor gets prison for discipline advice
Telling his church members they should use wooden rods to spank their infants and toddlers earns a former pastor in Black Earth a two-year prison sentence. Philip Caminiti was found guilty of eight counts of conspiracy to commit child abuse. He had told members of Aleitheia Bible...
May 30, 2012 - 11:28am