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February 5, 2019
Pictured are BRIDGE Burger Battle participants and donors: Bob Bosworth, Engravers Connection; Hunter Gutzke, Alec Ballantine; Jesse Stickler, BRIDGE Program Director; Jethro Lund, Big Guys owner; Amy Keskin, Catering Sales; Travis Damico, Smoke Master; Daisy Lee, Peg Gagnon, BRIDGE Executive Director, David Robelia. Photo courtesy of Ginny Ballantine
BRIDGE annual Burger Battle crowns winner
February 5, 2019 - 8:00am
January 18, 2019
Pictured are (back row, from left): County 4-H Coordinator Eileen Van Dyk, Springbrook 4-H Club Advisor Jackie Kumm, Missy Trautmiller, Tammy Frank of Riverside 4-H Club, Robert Kohlwey, V.P. Cedar Crest Ice Cream; (front) Sophia Powell, Emma Trautmiller, Eva Powell and Addalyn Trautmiller. 
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Ice cream queen: Trautmiller named Cedar Crest contest grand prize winner
January 18, 2019 - 10:00am
September 24, 2018
BRIDGE annual Burger Battle is back
September 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 22, 2017
Jake Caron’s Chomp carrot cookies ahead of a taste test at one of the PowerUp Week events. Photo submitted by Louise F. Ernewein
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
May 22, 2017 - 11:10am
April 14, 2017
Drake Holter of Hudson participated in the World Food Championships Grilling Invitational for the Kid Chef Nation show on  Food Network. The competition featured seven kid chefs from around the country. Submitted photos.
Hudson teen competes in Food Network competition
April 14, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 28, 2017
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AgweekTV: Going robotic
January 28, 2017 - 8:30am
November 24, 2016
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
November 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 22, 2016
'I'm not eating that': When teen diets conflict with Thanksgiving
November 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 10, 2016
Better Bites Board Secretary Lori Jurek helps prepare meals Monday night. Better Bites brings food and education to local food shelves. (photos by Rebecca Mariscal)
Better Bites St. Croix hosts first major fundraiser
November 10, 2016 - 7:00am
November 2, 2016
Looking the part is part of the fun for Joe and Pam Mulvihill.
Bethel Scandanavian Food Fest is tasty tradition
November 2, 2016 - 7:00am
October 24, 2016
This is what happens to the bags residents buy for the food shelf at local grocery stores. The items are being sorted by Jerry Conley, left and Anne Stowell. (photo by Meg Heaton)
Hudson Food Shelf has helped sustain families for more than 30 years
October 24, 2016 - 6:00am
October 15, 2016
Nova Restaurant Chef Paul LaPean, second from left, stands with his kitchen crew Richard Fisher, Reid Filiatreaux and Dylan Ross. The team competed in the annual Valley Vine and Harvest Throwdown in Lake Elmo. (submitted photo)
Hudson’s LaPean mixes it up in Minnesota
October 15, 2016 - 9:00am
May 25, 2016
David Anderson and Claire Terrones greet guests at a practice opening of Jimmie's Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse last Friday evening, May 20. The restaurant at 2421 Hanley Road opened to the public on Tuesday, May 24. Anderson is well-known for the Famous Dave's barbecue restaurant chain that he founded in 1994. Terrones is the chief operating officer of the new restauran chain. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
May 2016: Jimmie's Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse opens in Hudson
May 25, 2016 - 3:03pm
May 6, 2016
Jimmie's Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse is preparing to open in the strip mall next to the Aldi grocery store on Hanley Road. It's the newest venture of Dave Anderson, founder of the Famous Dave's barbecue restaurant chain. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Famous Dave's new venture opening in Hudson
May 6, 2016 - 9:00am
April 29, 2016
Dunn Bros. co-owner John Nickleby took orders from guests Monday morning. The new franchise located on the corner of Second and Locust streets, opened this week. (Star-Observer photo by Ricky Campbell)
Dunn Brothers opens its downtown doors in Hudson
April 29, 2016 - 8:48am
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