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Maiden Rock man injured in ATV crash
November 21, 2017 - 7:51pm
Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors have since identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
Submitted photo.
86 voices will 'Sing With Joy' April 27
April 22, 2013 - 10:13am
‘War and Peace’ display back by popular demand
June 9, 2016 - 7:22am
Cordes's husband leads the way with a bucket behind him for corn to be tossed into.
State and National Corn Husking Competition comes to Goodhue
October 19, 2016 - 5:00am
Dr. Kevin Hallman, of Metro OBGYN, will be in the Hudson office, which is open evenings.(Hudson Star-Observer photo by Margaret A. Ontl)
Dr. Kevin Hallman of Metro OBGYN opens Hudson office
March 19, 2014 - 4:17pm
Ryan Browne and his wife Lindsey Baris are busy making maple syrup at Rising Sun Farm outside of River Falls. Rising Sun Farm has been in operation for 40 years; Browne and Baris took over from Ryan's dad Roger. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Maple syrup season has started
March 29, 2018 - 1:17pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton listens to a reporter's question about budget negotiations at the Legislature on Thursday, May 11, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural GOP says Dayton wages 'war on agriculture'
May 12, 2017 - 2:21pm
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As diversity in Woodbury and Minn. grows, some say inclusion needs work
November 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
Namedroppers
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
Woodbury Mayor Mary Giuliani Stephens, pictured here in February 2017, recently said "stay tuned" when asked if she's considering a run for statewide office. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Woodbury mayor for governor? 'Stay tuned,' she says
November 10, 2017 - 1:37pm
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the 11th sighting of a cougar this year — the most documented activity by the big cats in the last eight years. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Wisconsin roundup: DNR confirms another cougar sighting; Jakubowski sentenced to prison; more state news stories
December 21, 2017 - 4:26pm
Wade Fusco of Prescott (right) shot an 11-point buck that weighed 185 pounds field dressed and gross scored 148 inches Pope & Young. Sam Deiss of Ellsworth left) shot a 10-point buck that weighed 240 pounds field dressed and Gross scored 165 inches Pope & Young.The two bucks were shot an hour apart Oct. 30. See the Herald’s special hunting section on pages B4-6. (Submitted photo by Night Owl Media Group)
Plenty of deer, new registration system await gun hunters
November 10, 2015 - 3:23pm
A Pennsylvania company painted the exterior of the 48-foot-long and 102-inch-wide Powerhouse Chapel -- including the lettering and striping -- for free. The mobile chapel is a converted semi-trailer. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Truck stop ministry gets a new chapel on wheels
December 27, 2013 - 1:12pm
This IH 966, named "T-Bone", competes in the Pro Stock category. It's driven by Dustin & Dwayne Hook of Thompson, IL. Photo courtesy of Thomas J. Owens, S8952 Cty. Rd. C, Plain, WI 53577, #608.544.2240.
Badger State Tractor Pullers bringing show to Ellsworth, July 21
May 4, 2010 - 1:49pm
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