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Downtown tax-increment district approved
Man booted from Booster Days for photographing minors
crime and courts
Raider shooters shine at state tourneys
River Rats drop two games to top SCVBL teams
Cruising the St. Croix River
Kayaking lessons offered this summer
Hudson log roller Midwest champ
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
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VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON: June 5, 2018 Board Meeting Minutes
SUMMONS: Discover Bank v. Ryan S. Sicard; Case 18-SC-734
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. vs. Randy S. Milby; Case No. 18-SC-754
FORECLOSURE: Bank NY Mellon v. Eric S. Raley, et al.; Case 15-CV-206
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Anthony P. Hurlburt; Case 17-CV-435
Heritage Calf Project allows students to apply their learning
Leadership Hudson students graduate
Michelle Johnson Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Ultimissi-Mutt dog wash raises money for dog park
A little Grace and Grit for Hudson
Place a Business Announcement
Marcella W. Hopp
Barbara Ann "Barb" Breault
John S. Glodowski
Larry and Jan Fussell
Letter: Young Hudson ambassadors to the rescue
They build things and they tear them down, too
Letters to the editor: Hudson 'ambassadors' shine; What is the right to life?
Hudson Library column: Young Writers' Workshop at the library
Letters: Be the America our immigrant ancestors came here to find; If employers follow hiring laws, nation will be better off
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Town of Hudson
July 12, 2018
Hudson crash survivor recalls 5-hour ordeal
As Nicki Adeladel lost consciousness, she was resolved to the likelihood that the horrific town of Hudson crash she'd endured would end her life....
July 12, 2018 - 10:41am
May 16, 2018
Man with criminal history St. Croix County charged with 7th OWI
A Minnesota man convicted of injuring an off-duty sheriff's deputy in a 2014 hunting accident was back in St. Croix County jail after being charged...
May 16, 2018 - 11:05am
March 29, 2018
Incumbents on ballot for Hudson, St. Joe townships
While no contested races populate this year's ballots for Hudson or St. Joseph townships, the Star Observer asked candidates to fill out questionnaires,...
March 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 8, 2018
EMS sees 2017 salary savings, looks to fill in for 2018
St. Croix EMS saw $155,000 in salary savings at the end of 2017, largely due to staffing gaps. About half of that amount came from a paramedic...
March 8, 2018 - 5:46pm
December 28, 2017
Top 10 2017: EMS funding in search of a solution
Editor's note: This story is part of a series recapping the top stories of 2017. Read the other top stories here. As the year ends, the city...
December 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 2, 2017
St. Croix EMS future still uncertain
Cheers broke out after the Hudson Common Council voted to scrap negotiations regarding the sale of St. Croix EMS to Hudson Hospital in June,...
October 2, 2017 - 7:30pm
July 12, 2017
Driver extricated, airlifted after rural Hudson crash
A newspaper delivery driver was airlifted from rural Hudson this week after the car she was driving went off the road and crashed into a ditch....
July 12, 2017 - 8:03am
April 6, 2017
Town of Hudson looks to borrow $800,000 for roads
TOWN OF HUDSON—The Hudson Town Board took the first steps to borrow about $800,000 for road work at its regular meeting on Tuesday, March 28. Brian Reilly of Ehlers financial firm told the board the township has a healthy tax base and no debt, meaning it has few limitations...
April 6, 2017 - 7:00am
March 20, 2017
New ladder truck will increase Hudson township fire contract
The Hudson Town Board approved the 2017 fire contract with the city of Hudson and looked ahead at future contract increases at its regular meeting...
March 20, 2017 - 7:00am
February 12, 2016
Town of Hudson valuation ratio remains at 10-year-low
The Town of Hudson's ratio of assessed valuation to equalized valuation hit a second consecutive 10-year low mark in 2015, according to a year-end financial report accepted by the Town Board last week. Last year's ratio for all taxable property was 84.18 percent, down from 90.34 percent...
February 12, 2016 - 3:19pm
February 6, 2016
Kelly Spaniol named Town of Hudson treasurer
Deputy Clerk Kelly Spaniol was expected to be formally introduced as the Town of Hudson's new treasurer at the Town Board's monthly meeting Feb. 2. Spaniol had been the town's deputy clerk since January, 2014. She replaces Jackie Smith, who decided not to renew her three-year contract...
February 6, 2016 - 11:25am
May 16, 2013
All Curt Brown ever wanted to do was fly
Hudson can now boast of being home to not only an astronaut -- but a Hall of Fame astronaut. Space shuttle commander Curt Brown was inducted...
May 16, 2013 - 11:14am
April 2, 2013
Foster, Bast are winners in town of Hudson
Incumbent supervisors Tim Foster and Kernon Bast appear to be headed to re-election in unofficial returns in the town of Hudson. The results...
April 2, 2013 - 9:35pm
March 16, 2013
Letter: Suports Ottino
Dear Editor, I am supporting Rick Ottino for the town of Hudson board supervisor #2. He is a community minded-gentleman who is willing to listen to the concerns and needs of all town residents. He has already served several years on the Town Board of Adjustment and has demonstrated...
March 16, 2013 - 12:43pm
January 29, 2013
Hudson's Robert Burke heading local Libertarian movement
A town of Hudson man, Robert Burke, is leading the effort to form a new Libertarian Party affiliate in St. Croix and Pierce counties. The...
January 29, 2013 - 4:22pm