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September 17, 2015
Lead Pastor Tim Porter relaxes on a bench outside the newly expanded and renovated Faith Community Church at 777 Carmichael Road. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Faith Community Church completes expansion and renovation
September 17, 2015 - 7:00am
September 11, 2015
The group that travelled to Montana from several local churches included, front from left, JM Rasmus, Kenny Hardman, Victoria Leoni, Miki Gee, Noah Mallek, Jenna Richardson, Katie Musselman, Ken Wooley, Randy Bell and Tim Reedy; back, Fr. John Rasmus, Mike Burnley, Daniel Skarsten, Connor Olson, Parker Lehmen, Pastor Scott Jorgenson, Jacob Forsythe, Nathan Gasmen, Adam Gratz, Fr. Guy Usher, Lisa Jorgenson, Cara Skarsten and Sophia Skarsten. (Submitted photos)
Mishpack trip takes group to Montana
September 11, 2015 - 9:47am
September 10, 2015
Mark Smeby grew up in Minnesota and has been part of the Nashville music scene for the past 20 years. He will give a concert at 3 p.m. Saturday in Hudson's Lakefront Park. (Submitted photo)
Nashville artist to give concert of 'worship and hope'
September 10, 2015 - 10:41am
August 25, 2015
Faith Community Church will have a new appearance and about one-third more space when the expansion project is completed. This is a drawing by Frisbie Architects of how the church will look. (Frisbie Architects drawing)
FCC celebrates expansion with concert Aug. 28
August 25, 2015 - 12:33pm
May 14, 2015
Bishop John Bofata and his wife, Angela, are staying with Peter and Lori Bernard and their son, Michael. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Partnership with Hudson church moves African school forward
May 14, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 8, 2015
At the presentation were, from left, Supreme Executive Vice President Chief Insurance Officer Tim Smith Jr., Rick, Maria, Lynn and Chad Huebsch and State Deputy Ron Faust. (Submitted photo)
Hudson family receives award
May 8, 2015 - 9:39am
April 1, 2015
The Rev. Tim Porter, lead pastor at Faith Community Church, said the historical evidence supporting the life, death and resurrection of Jesus is overwhelming. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Doug Stohlberg)
Pastor: Easter is most important part of Christian faith
April 1, 2015 - 2:51pm
March 11, 2015
Carl and Julie Gaede family in Uganda
Global ministry partners speak at FCC March 15
March 11, 2015 - 2:03pm
February 27, 2015
The Rev. Erin Nelson is the new pastor at Mount Zion Lutheran Church in Hudson. The paintings on her office walls are by Stillwater artist He Qi. She minored in studio art at Gustavus Adolphus College. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Mount Zion pastor embraces church's focus
February 27, 2015 - 10:34am
December 23, 2014
First Baptist Pastor Scott Jorgenson is celebrating his first Christmas in Hudson. He said the birth of Christ has had a huge impacted on the entire world. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Doug Stohlberg)
First Baptist pastor: Jesus’ impact touches everything in the world
December 23, 2014 - 11:35am
November 6, 2014
North Hudson native and longtime Superior Diocese Catholic priest, Fr. James Sam Dabruzzi died Saturday, Nov. 1, at Little Sisters Of The Poor Nursing Home in St. Paul.  His first church was in Mercer, then came Washburn, Rice Lake, Merrill, Osceola and Hayward. He retired from full-time ministry in 1995, but came back to Hudson and continued part time at St. Patrick’s in Hudson for a number of years.
Father James Dabruzzi dies at age 87
November 6, 2014 - 10:58am
October 8, 2014
St. Croix Council 1762’s officers for 2014-15 are, front from left, Financial Secretary John Trieb, Recorder Ed DePauw, Chaplain Father John Gerritts, Trustee Paul Krenick, Chancellor Chris Michaelson; back row, Advocate Jim Michaelson, Outside Guard Joe Graetz, Grand Knight John Gushue, Warden Dan Schwab, Trustee Mike Frase and Treasurer Tim Shafer. Not pictured are Deputy Grand Knight Mike Weseli, Lecturer Larry Huiras, Inside Guard Ray Fronczak and Trustee John Knutson. (Submitted photos)
Knights of Columbus celebrate 100 years of service in Hudson
October 8, 2014 - 3:04pm
September 18, 2014
At last year’s Fall Festival, the “Soul Men” Jake and Elwood Blues (aka Fr. John Gerritts and Fr. Patrick McConnell) brought down the house during their appearance as special musical guests. (Submitted photo)
St. Patrick Catholic Church Fall Festival starts Friday
September 18, 2014 - 12:31pm
September 15, 2014
Danny Skarsten is pictured with a group of students at The Point, the NETworks office at the corner of Third and Vine streets in downtown Hudson. Front from left are Emma Moody, Chris Lueneburg and Brooke Olson; back, Skarsten, Katie Musselman, Hannah Nelson, Adam Gratz, Sara Jorgenson, Lydia Saathoff and Connor Olson. (Submitted photo)
NETworks Youth Ministries has a new director
September 15, 2014 - 9:45am
August 7, 2014
Pastor Mark Peters says Mount Zion Lutheran is his kind of church. “Every week the announcement page is full of things that the church is doing in the community.” (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Mount Zion pastor advocates relevant faith for a hurting world
August 7, 2014 - 11:00am