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June 18, 2016
Kitty Rhoades -- dead at age 65.
Hudson native and Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades has died
June 18, 2016 - 4:14pm
June 17, 2016
Wisconsin statewide news update - Friday, June 17
June 17, 2016 - 11:10am
June 9, 2016
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - June 9
June 9, 2016 - 11:25am
Bay City resident David Meixner was part of a press conference Wedneday, June 8 hosted by Rep. Adam Jarchow (R-Balsam Lake) and Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) on his land, introducing their Homeowners' Bill of Rights legislation. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Lawmakers show support to resident in eminent domain case; roll out 'Homeowners' Bill of Rights'
June 9, 2016 - 8:44am
April 29, 2016
New Richmond man charged with urine-related sex crimes
April 29, 2016 - 3:55pm
April 28, 2016
I-94 bridge work to affect St. Croix traffic with overnight lane closings
April 28, 2016 - 10:11am
April 19, 2016
Gov. Scott Walker, joined by St. Croix County Sheriff John Shilts, spoke Tuesday before a bill-signing at the St. Croix County Government Center in Hudson. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
Walker visits Hudson, takes aim at child-sex trafficking
April 19, 2016 - 1:48pm
April 18, 2016
Motorcyclist crashes near Hudson after 132-mph pursuit on I-94
April 18, 2016 - 12:54pm
April 7, 2016
Man hospitalized after 100-mph pursuit through St. Croix County
April 7, 2016 - 9:25am
April 1, 2016
Heidi Cruz, wife of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, Republican candidate for president, was in Hudson Friday to talk to supporters at the campaign office off Crest View Drive. Standing with her during her remarks is daughter Catherine. Cruz said her husband is committed to winning the Wisconsin primary and his party's nomination. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Cruz campaign makes Hudson stop
April 1, 2016 - 3:28pm
March 23, 2016
Pictured from left, front row: Kyle Sutton (New Richmond), Barb Qualle (Centuria), Chunnara Chhay (Hudson), Alex Lapitz (Roberts), Sarah Reas (New Richmond) and Alicia Lutscher (Ellsworth); back row: Larry Gee, (former WITC business dean), Mark Alfuth, (advisor), Tony Lange (Hudson), Chloe Warner (New Richmond), Noah Hedlund (St. Croix Falls) and Mike Christianson. (Woodbury, Minn.) (Submitted photo)
WITC business students win awards
March 23, 2016 - 11:12am
March 22, 2016
Tim Nixon outside his home within Willow River State Park's boundaries. (Star-Observer photo by Ricky Campbell)
Tim Nixon taking on global issues here at home
March 22, 2016 - 10:08am
March 18, 2016
Spring is a time when grass fires can spread. Take all precautions when burning and “stay close to your fires and ensure they remain under control,” County Emergency Support Services Director Stephen T’Kach said. (File Photo)
Countywide burning ban system launched
March 18, 2016 - 9:18am
March 17, 2016
Pierce County District Attorney's Office assistant prosecutor Rory O'Sullivan, pictured Thursday with his two children, will receive his American citizenship on St. Patrick's Day in Bloomington, Minn. He said he plans to run for St. Croix County District Attorney now that he's a citizen. (Submitted photo)
St. Paddy's Day citizenship paves way to candidacy for Irish prosecutor
March 17, 2016 - 11:47am
March 16, 2016
Law enforcement officers converged on a boat launch along the Mississippi River's Back Channel on Wednesday in rural Hager City. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Dive team called to Mississippi River back channel; Christiansen family clings to hopes
March 16, 2016 - 3:47pm