Rebecca Mariscal joined the Hudson Star Observer as a reporter in 2016. She graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a degree in communication and journalism.
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Thanks to some new funding, the Hudson Area Backpack Program will now be serving more students than ever. Additional donations from the Hudson Hospital Foundation, North Hudson Man of the...
Better Bites St. Croix is working to put food — and education — on the table. The organization, which started in Hudson in May of 2015, works with local food shelves to provide not only meals to those in need, but cooking, nutrition and foods safety information as well. “Everything has an education piece that we put on it,” said Better Bites Founding Director Karyn English.
Republican candidate Shannon Zimmerman won the State Assembly seat in District 30 with 56 percent of the votes Tuesday night, according to St. Croix County and Pierce County election results. Results from St. Croix County, which makes up the majority of District 30, showed Zimmerman earned 58 percent of the vote with all precincts reporting.
"A river runs up on your wall, it flows and feeds and cools us all. Mammals, insects, birds and more, find these creatures on waves and shore..." A bear, two snakes, a squirrel and chipmunk, a busy bee, several turtles, a tiny deer and many more creatures now adorn the wall of the pediatric surgery recovery room at the Hudson Hospital.
Gregory’s Gift of Hope Animal Shelter in New Richmond will remain quarantined until Dec.1 after an outbreak of Canine Brucellosis. Canine Brucellosis is a reproductive disease that affects dogs, according...
With her shield badge pinned to her uniform, Officer Hilary Lundberg provided a shield for the people she serves one Monday morning. "If I hadn't been there, I do think that the people changing the tire most likely would have been hit and killed," Lundberg said.
A Hudson Police squad car was rear-ended on Interstate 94 westbound on the bridge between the Hudson and Stillwater exits Monday morning, Hudson Police Chief Marty Jensen said. Officer Hilary...
The award-winning pianist sits in his brightly-lit workshop, fingers playing with his piano keys as he talks. He has recently returned from a summer competition abroad, but he also speaks to his other interests, including video games, math, drums and basketball. After winning an international piano competition in Spain, John Michael Berdusco is now working on his next project: sixth grade.
Stretching over the blue river water, the St. Croix River Crossing is beginning to resemble a bridge. Construction on the 5,000-foot project has ramped up this season with five sections of bridge now spread out in the waters between Oak Park Heights in Minnesota and the town of St. Joseph in Wisconsin. The project broke ground in 2013, but experienced delays that pushed the completion date back to fall of 2017. Construction Manager Terry Zoller said he is more confident in the progress of the project now.