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January 12, 2015
This image captures the busy 2013 EcoVillage construction season. Later in 2015, all that construction should wind down.Submitted photo to River Falls Journal.
One of most energy efficient neighborhoods in nation gains peer recognition
January 12, 2015 - 9:29am
January 7, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: 30 animals removed from cat-lover's home
January 7, 2015 - 9:02am
January 2, 2015
Dan O’Connor outside his North Hudson garage with baby squirrels Number 4 and Number 5, which he found in the summer of 2012. (Submitted photos to Hudson Star Observer)
North Hudson’s ‘squirrel whisperer’ rescues orphaned babies
January 2, 2015 - 9:02am
December 17, 2014
His mission is to help military vets and their families get the state and federal benefits they’ve earned, says Merlin Blaisdell, who is retiring as St. Croix County veterans service officer. (River Falls Journal photo by Judy Wiff)
Blaisdell: Helping veterans was a calling, a joy
December 17, 2014 - 9:18am
December 11, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: High school senior dies from flu complications
December 11, 2014 - 8:59am
December 9, 2014
Woodbury man’s app tries a Facebook ‘friend’ approach to dating
December 9, 2014 - 11:31am
December 5, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Protesters block traffic on Interstate 35W
December 5, 2014 - 9:16am
December 2, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Minneapolis man's lighthearted obit goes viral
December 2, 2014 - 10:08am
November 28, 2014
AG Gas CEO Stewart Erickson explains the leaf-action focus of his company’s new carbon-dioxide technology with a house plant in his Hudson home. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
AG Gas develops possible game-changing farm technology
November 28, 2014 - 10:04am
November 25, 2014
Pierce County Human Services Director Ron Schmidt talked during the kickoff for the Coordinated Services Team project Nov. 17. (Herald photo by Jason Schulte)
Program aimed at helping youth in county gets a second chance
November 25, 2014 - 10:09am
November 14, 2014
Pictured, left to right, are Ryan Sterry from St. Croix County Extension, Ron Thompson and Glenn Wachtler from AgStar. (Photo submitted)
Thompson receives Dairy Service Award
November 14, 2014 - 9:41am
October 31, 2014
Jodi Cotten, a friend and neighbor of the Steltzners, comforts Luka Steltzner as his family’s house at 610 Countryside Lane burns early Saturday afternoon. Nine area fire departments participated in fighting the blaze. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Hudson family loses home to fire
October 31, 2014 - 10:07am
October 23, 2014
Plum City teen competing in Miss Snowflake pageant
October 23, 2014 - 9:59am
October 13, 2014
Parade Marshal Tori Butler of Woodville was presented with a special plaque from St. Croix Valley Shrine Club President Larry Wiegand. From left to right are: Tori, her father Bill Butler, her mom Marla, President Wiegand and her brother Logan, behind President Wiegand. (Submitted photos)
Chilly day, warm crowd at Shrine game
October 13, 2014 - 10:48am
October 12, 2014
What is the sheriff’s role?
October 12, 2014 - 6:00am