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February 14, 2019
Rebecca and Kelly Gates recently opened vintage and antiques store Nostalgia off Hudson’s Ward Avenue. The two owned Lakeland Antiques in Minnesota for 31 years. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Nostalgia takes its place in Hudson
February 14, 2019 - 8:00am
November 27, 2018
“My passion for flying is about being in an aircraft and teaching people. I made a decision that my next venture was going to be having some businesses in aviation of my own. So I spent the better part of a couple years doing an analysis of where the growth opportunities were, what was going to be hot and in what areas,” said Jay Schrankler. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's autogyro!
November 27, 2018 - 8:00am
October 20, 2018
Traci Roschen and Abbey Post have opened a new boutique, Downtown Dixie, on Main Street in River Falls. The store offers clothes for all sizes, ages and styles. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
RF's Downtown Dixie catering to all women
October 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
July 7, 2018
Kendra Wiesemeyer in her new shop Grace and Grit at 411 Second Street in downtown Hudson. The clothing boutique also offers jewelry, handbags and other accessories. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
A little Grace and Grit for Hudson
July 7, 2018 - 7:00am
July 26, 2017
Woodbury's Walmart Supercenter store. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
July 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
April 6, 2017
A crowd of people wait for the doors to finally open at the new Nordstrom Rack on April 6, 2017 at Woodbury's CityPlace. Photo by Youssef Rddad
Rally at the Rack: Nordstrom Rack opens at Woodbury’s CityPlace
April 6, 2017 - 2:33pm
November 29, 2016
An employee scans a purchase during Black Friday sales at a Target store in Culver City, Calif., Nov. 25, 2016.  REUTERS/David McNew
Wal-Mart, Best Buy winners as holiday shopping season kicks off
November 29, 2016 - 10:00am
November 17, 2014
Pat Millfelt is shown at Hudson Bagel and Coffee on Carmichael Road, where she often meets with her clients to discuss their business aspirations. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Serendipitous Connections helps local business dreams fly
November 17, 2014 - 3:31pm
August 7, 2014
Owner Rick Chicone and Office Manager Michelle Rinehart pause outside the expansion construction area. Both have been at Chicone’s Liquor Mart since 1984, when it was known as Plaza 94 Liquor. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
More elbow room coming soon at Chicone’s Liquor Mart
August 7, 2014 - 10:04am
July 16, 2013
Downtown Hudson is thriving: it's time to plan for the future
July 16, 2013 - 11:40pm
July 2, 2013
Sheep were the first animals that Tasia and Quint brought home. Now they have alpacas, chickens, a dog, a cat and a miniature pig to complete the ranch ensemble. Photos by Rebecca Rudolph.
Poison ivy to business owners
July 2, 2013 - 9:52pm
June 5, 2013
Attending the trade show from the local area and doing some sightseeing in Germany were, from left, Steve Watters from River Falls, Seth Schultz (A student from UW-Madison, but not part of the local group), Rick Reams from Hudson and Dave Downs from Lakeville, Minn.
Reams enjoys time spent at German trade fair
June 5, 2013 - 2:27pm
June 1, 2013
Submitted photo.
United Way's online auction features Paul McCartney tickets
June 1, 2013 - 10:13am
May 31, 2013
Paulette Wentzlaff opened Magnolias on Locust, May 18. The shop features her hand dyed wools, all the tools and resources to learn and start rug hooking and Boutique Clothing for larger sizes.  Margaret Ontl photo.
Magnolias on Locust joins lively mix
May 31, 2013 - 9:21am
May 30, 2013
Owners of the newest frozen yogurt shop in Hudson. Cherry Berry is located in Prairie View Center, 816 Carmichael Road. Margaret Ontl photo.
Tickle your taste buds at Cherry Berry, grand opening tomorrow
May 30, 2013 - 12:19pm