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Gardening at Houlton Elementary

August 16, 2012 in Hudson Star-Observer

According to Master Gardener Sandy Madsen, Gardening at Houlton Elementary includes three distinct categories. They are:
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‘Sleeping Beauty’ comes to life at Houlton Elementary School

March 15, 2012 in Hudson Star-Observer

The magic of the live theater jumped off the stage at Houlton Elementary School on March 9. Prairie Fire Theatre brought its week long artist-in-residence program to the school, with an adaptation of the classic “Sleeping Beauty.” Continue Reading

Local fifth-grader wins big at Washington County Fair

August 13, 2011 in Hudson Star-Observer

Just by looking at her, you would not know that ten year old Mariah Boumeester was the type of person who enjoyed showing animals at county fairs. But the 11 ribbons and two awards she won at the Washington County Fair from Aug. 4-7 speak for themselves. Continue Reading

Walker sends letters to Congress urging Stillwater bridge action

July 14, 2011 in New Richmond News

MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker sent two letters of support to Congress Thursday urging action on legislation to fund a new St. Croix River crossing at Stillwater.
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Houlton mom can sue Allstate over daughter’s death

May 5, 2011 in Hudson Star-Observer

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A Houlton mother can sue the insurer of her daughter’s stepmother after her daughter drowned in a bathtub when left unattended by the stepmother, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Friday. Continue Reading

Houlton store sells $200,000 Powerball ticket

October 8, 2010 in Hudson Star-Observer

A Fastrip Markets employee who didn’t want to be identified said the store doesn’t know who purchased the winning ticket. The ticket matched five of the numbers drawn, but not the Powerball number. Continue Reading

Houlton store sells $200,000 Powerball ticket

October 8, 2010 in Hudson Star-Observer

The winner’s ticket matched five of the numbers drawn, but not the Powerball number. Continue Reading