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Fallen Hudson Police officer remembered

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The headline in the Star-Observer on June 18, 1953, was as big as it was devastating in then small town Hudson.

"Hudson policeman, tavern bandit slain in gun battle early Sunday morning."

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Editor Doug Stohlberg recalled the events of that fateful day in a column he wrote in 2004 from the Star-Observer's coverage along with the front page news from the St. Paul Pioneer Press the day after the June 14 shooting.

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