Skip to main content
Hudson Star Observer
A global mission: First time in 30 years UWRF document has been updated
Donations lock in dedicated transportation for vets
'Alicia's Law' paves way for local online sex stings
Cherrier threats trial gets underway
School district approves preliminary budget
crime and courts
UWRF football: Falcons fall short again
Volleyball: Raider spikers win twice
Falcon Briefs Koehler lifts booters to win
Football: Raiders grind out win at Superior
Cross Country: Raiders sweep Rice Lake Invitational
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: 10/23/18 Plan Comm. Hearings - Summit Ridge Subdiv.
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/24/18, Case No. 18-CV-353
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/13/18 Board Meeting Minutes
CITY OF HUDSON: Ad For Bids- Annual Contract -Gas & Diesel Fuel
PUBLIC NOTICE: Pending Application for Proposed Pier
Multifamily Maxwell development nears completion
Bakke Norman Attorney Inducted into The Fellows
Ronald J. Jenkins Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
Potter named Hudson Chamber president
Place a Business Announcement
Lillian R. Ponto
Stephen P. Rondeau
Glenda Jean Cocherell
Darrell Lee Dugdale
Henningsen 60th Anniversary
Larry and Jan Fussell
Letters: Call for Christians to consider Evangelical statement opposing 'social justice'; Parents: Be watchful and diligent!
Hudson pastor column: Tears are an expression of love
Woodworking column: A difficult fellow to figure out
Editorial: E-government needs to be easier, safer
Brux column: The economics of trade
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
June 14, 2018
Hudson brewery acquisition deal leads to lawsuit
The former owner of a Hudson craft brewery is suing the Twin Cities business that acquired it in 2015, alleging it’s not abiding an agreement...
June 14, 2018 - 11:21am
October 25, 2017
Great flavors to be found in light lager beers
This week I am going to talk about a style of beer enjoyed by nearly 90 percent of regular beer drinkers: light lager. Just for a little reference,...
October 25, 2017 - 12:27pm
July 12, 2017
Would-be taproom legislation not dead, lawmaker says
A proposal that critics say could spell doom for taprooms in Wisconsin breweries remains afloat, according to an Assembly member. Rep. Shannon...
July 12, 2017 - 3:02pm
October 1, 2009
Oktoberfest to benefit EMS
There will be an Oktoberfest in Lakefront Park Oct. 2-3 to benefit St. Croix EMS and Big Ring Flyers Bicycle Club. The event runs from 5 p.m.-midnight Oct. 2 and noon to midnight Oct. 3. Featured will be live music by the Mississippi Valley Dutchmen both days along with German food,...
October 1, 2009 - 9:05am
Beer farm earns award
The Philippine and Richard Beer farm in the town of St. Joseph was recently recognized at the Wisconsin State Fair as a 2009 Century Farm. The Century Farm and Home Award program started in 1948 as part of Wisconsin's centennial celebration. The program honors families who have had...
October 1, 2009 - 7:58am
September 24, 2009
Lakefront Oktoberfest to benefit EMS
There will be an Oktoberfest in Lakefront Park Oct. 2-3 to benefit St. Croix EMS and Big Ring Flyers Bicycle Club. The event runs from 5 p.m.-midnight Oct. 2 and noon to midnight Oct. 3. It is sponsored by St. Croix EMS, County Market, RJ's Meats and Groceries and Family Fresh. There...
September 24, 2009 - 3:47pm
January 21, 2009
Beer licenses approved for five more hockey games
The City Council on Monday night authorized beer sales at five more Hudson Crusaders hockey games at Hudson Sports & Civic Center. The question of whether beer sales should be allowed at the Junior League games has been an issue throughout the team's 2008-09 season. A divided council...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Crusaders may leave Hudson if beer sales aren't allowed
The general manager of the Hudson Crusaders told the City Council on Dec. 15 that the Junior League hockey team's future in Hudson may depend on whether the city allows beer sales at its games. The team lost $20,000 during its inaugural 2007-08 season in Hudson, said Harry Urschel. He...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
City reverses course on hockey beer sales
The Hudson City Council on Monday night had another change of heart regarding beer sales at Crusader hockey games at the Hudson Sports and Civics Center. The council approved temporary licenses for games on Dec. 20, Jan. 10 and Jan. 16 after previously having denied a license for...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Wisconsin's DAs want beer tax to pay for more prosecutors
Wisconsin's prosecutors say they could put more criminals away if adults would pay more for their beer and booze. The District Attorneys' Association announced a resolution on Monday which calls for a "modest" increase in the state's beer and liquor taxes. Last year, state auditors...
December 9, 2008 - 9:00am
December 4, 2008
Hockey association denied a second temporary beer license
The city's experiment with allowing beer sales at Hudson Crusaders hockey games has come to an end -- at least for now. At its Nov. 24 meeting, the City Council voted 3-2 to deny the Hudson Hockey Association a temporary beer license for the Crusaders' Dec. 6 game. The council had...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
CITY OF HUDSON: PUBLIC NOTICE - AVAILABILITY OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE LICENSE
According to City of Hudson Municipal Code, Section 145-8 E.1., notice is hereby given that due to the cancellation of a license, the following type of alcoholic beverage license is now available: One (1)Class "B" Beer ($100.00/per year) Application forms are available at the...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 23, 2008
Annual 'Beer Belly Two' takes place near Green Bay
You didn't have to be in shape to be in Sunday's foot race in Suamico, north of Green Bay. About 2,100 people took part in the 20th annual "Beer Belly Two" - a two-mile run and walk for charity. Some did it for the free beer or pop both during and after the race. About a quarter...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am