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Milwaukee slugger Ryan Braun continues to maintain his innocence

June 5, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin Sports”The truth has not changed,” Braun says regarding the latest accusation. Continue Reading

Packers take UCLA defensive end in first round of NFL draft

April 26, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin SportsDatone Jones tallied 6.5 sacks and 19 tackles for loss last season. The 6-4, 280-pound Jones is expected to be a big part of the Packers youth movement on the defensive line, and is considered to be versatile enough to line up at multiple positions.
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Hudson’s Jason Hawksford is into fishing

March 28, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Jason Hawksford, Hudson, and his teammate Cody Lincoln, Okauchee, both sophomores at UW-Stevens Point, participated in the FLW College Bass Tournament at Lake of the Ozarks, Mo., March 16. They finished 15th out of 50 college teams.
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Jermichael Finley staying with Packers for 2013 season

March 27, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin SportsThe Packers met a 3 p.m. deadline Monday for paying a $3 million roster bonus that Finley was due to get. The Packers reportedly made no moves toward cutting Finley’s salary of $8.25 million. Continue Reading

Badger Band makes a stop at Kozy Korner on way to Frozen Five

March 22, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

About 30 members of the University of Wisconsin Marching Band stopped by Kozy Korner Pizza & Sports Bar Thursday on their way to the WCHA Frozen Five men’s hockey tournament in St. Paul. Continue Reading

Greg Jennings leaves Green Bay for the Vikings

March 18, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin SportsThe Minnesota Vikings have signed another high-profile Packer by offering wide receiver Greg Jennings a five-year deal. Minnesota will count on Jennings to replace Percy Harvin, who was traded to Denver. Continue Reading

Greg Jennings visits with the Vikings

March 15, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin SportsGreen Bay Packers free agent receiver Greg Jennings will have his official visit with the Minnesota Vikings on Friday, March 15. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel said Jennings had dinner with Vikings officials Thursday night before his deliberations at the team’s complex. Continue Reading

Silver medal winner says Wisconsin has five or six potential Olympian wresters

February 13, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin SportsWisconsin would be hit hard if wrestling disappears from the Olympic Games. The executive board of the International Olympic Committee has recommended dropping the sport from the 2020 Games. Continue Reading

Donald Driver announces his retirement, won’t be a Viking

January 31, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin SportsEven if he was in prime shape, Driver is clearly not the type of Packer to run to the archrival Vikings like Brett Favre, Ryan Longwell, Darren Sharper and Robert Ferguson did. Continue Reading

McCarthy says Capers will return as defensive coordinator

January 16, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin SportsMcCarthy was irritated Tuesday when reporters raised questions about Capers’ future. He said he won’t be making any rash decisions. Continue Reading