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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
April 3, 2015
Box elders falling into upper Plum Creek in Pierce County. (Dan Wilcox photo).
Wild Side: Box elder trees are tough survivors
April 3, 2015 - 10:38am
March 19, 2015
Some Peterson-style nest boxes ready to set out for returning bluebirds. The design is from “Woodworking from Wildlife,” 1992, by Carrol Henderson of the Minnesota DNR. (Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Bluebirds are looking for housing
March 19, 2015 - 9:52am
March 6, 2015
Wild Side: Big birds back from verge of extinction
March 6, 2015 - 8:24am
February 20, 2015
The Dixie Mainline trail runs parallel to the coast for nine miles north of the town of Suwannee, Fla. The trail goes through cypress swamp and crosses several tidal creeks. (Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Wild blank places on the map
February 20, 2015 - 10:23am
randomness