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December 19, 2018
Sick for the holidays? The virtual doctor will see you now
December 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 8, 2018
With solar panels installed and wiring in place, this section of the Frontenac Solar Garden is ready for grass planting and the beginning of production.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Company turns abandoned sand pit into a solar garden
November 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 17, 2018
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New law allows consumers to freeze credit files
October 17, 2018 - 10:02am
October 8, 2018
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Smart device apps may foster bad choices
October 8, 2018 - 9:38am
January 12, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, speaks at a convention in San Francisco, April 30. Copyright 2018 New York Times
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
May 29, 2014
The three-level Passive House in the Woods has a rooftop patio and an array of energy saving and producing systems. It is located at 908 Kirkwood Way North on the north side of North Hudson. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
North Hudson home is a stop on Saturday's EcoMetro Tour
May 29, 2014 - 2:47pm
March 27, 2014
Downed power line on Carmichael Road caused Thursday's outage
March 27, 2014 - 4:47pm
February 28, 2014
Gov. Scott Walker addresses workers at Croix Gear & Machining in Hudson at midday Friday, Feb. 28. He highlighted programs to boost technical education in Wisconsin schools and promised no property tax increases in the state through 2018 if he is elected to another term next November. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Gov. Walker visits Croix Gear & Machining in Hudson
February 28, 2014 - 5:32pm
January 16, 2014
Hudson squad cars and police officers will have video cameras
January 16, 2014 - 1:49pm
January 9, 2014
This shot shows the Omnitheater’s giant screen with an image from “Tornado Alley.”
Hudson resident a guiding force at the Science Museum of Minnesota
January 9, 2014 - 10:40am
September 11, 2013
Lawmakers advocate protection for 'landline' connections
September 11, 2013 - 4:25pm
June 19, 2013
Phil (Rob) Schweitzer and Connie Klecker, both from Hudson and members of the SCVRA, manned the Ham radio a few years ago during the annual event. Submitted photo
Ham it up!
June 19, 2013 - 12:33pm
August 30, 2012
EMS Captain Sonia Kubesh demonstrates the use of the LUCAS 2 device on a dummy.
EMS adds life-saving tool
August 30, 2012 - 8:08am
July 22, 2012
Mine supporters wear pro-sand mining T-shirts to a Buffalo County Board meeting in Gilmanton June 14. Photo by Kate Prengaman, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism.
Wisconsin frac sand sites double; state production is No. 1 in nation
July 22, 2012 - 6:18am
May 30, 2012
Leah Becker's apparel design entry "Quill" from UW-Stout took first place in the national AATCC Concept 2 Consumer Design Competition. Submitted photo.
UW-Stout student uses new skill to win national contest
May 30, 2012 - 3:14pm