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August 11, 2015
Car-killed deer in Wisconsin can now be collected without the aid of law enforcement -- unless damage sustained in the crash surpasses $1,000. (Submitted photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources)
Tagging requirements lifted for car-killed deer
August 11, 2015 - 8:17am
August 7, 2015
Wild Side: Trout fishing in the mountains
August 7, 2015 - 8:36am
August 6, 2015
Spring Valley teacher Pat Houlton caught this brown trout in an area creek last month. The fish was 29 inches long and weighed in at 17 pounds. (Submitted photo)
Spring Valley teacher nets big trout
August 6, 2015 - 9:25am
August 2, 2015
Racers start the single speed/fat tire race at the Border Crossing event Sunday, July 26.
436 compete at Border Crossing race in River Falls
August 2, 2015 - 6:00am
August 1, 2015
Bob Howie (left) and Andrew Reese pratice their putting at the Hoffman Park disc gof course.
No clubs needed for this golf game
August 1, 2015 - 6:00am
July 21, 2015
Kids fishing event held July 25 at Lake Mallalieu
July 21, 2015 - 11:54am
June 30, 2015
Blue spiderwort flowering in our prairie, a first sign of summer.  Dan Wilcox photo.
Wild Side: Summer solstice is a fine time of year
June 30, 2015 - 4:03pm
June 15, 2015
Green slime in Big Round Lake in Polk County. (Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Green slime stinks of greed
June 15, 2015 - 4:18pm
June 1, 2015
Fishing derby is June 6
June 1, 2015 - 11:15am
May 28, 2015
A prized ‘big blond’ morel mushroom from our woods. (Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Delicious fungus among us
May 28, 2015 - 3:27pm
 Taren Weyer is starting a summer running club for girls at Westside. She is shown here running as a pacer in the RiverCity half marathon in Red Wing. A pacer encourages other runners -- the same sort of encouragement she will use with the girls in Wildcat Runners. (Submitted photos)
New running club for young girls is looking for helpers
May 28, 2015 - 10:47am
May 13, 2015
Wildside: Catching crafty crappies
May 13, 2015 - 2:36pm
May 10, 2015
Clarence "Buck" Malick
DNR Secretary’s Award goes to conservation leader ‘Buck’ Malick
May 10, 2015 - 11:06am
April 29, 2015
Hepaticas flowering in our woods last week. Their flower show is over for the year now. (Carol Wilcox photo)
Wildside: It's finally spring again
April 29, 2015 - 8:35am
April 17, 2015
Wild Side: Fire renews the prairie
April 17, 2015 - 2:10pm