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Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
New county shop enters design phase
Wisconsin roundup: Rodgers won't dish on 'Bachelorette' brother; Baldwin heralds state's 'cheese, brats and beer' at DNC; eight more state news stories
Motorcyclist hits ditch, is ejected
Slow road to rural broadband continues
crime and courts
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
April 2, 2014
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
EAU CLAIRE – State wildlife biologists invite anyone interested in the status of their local deer herd to attend the annual spring fish and game hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, April 14, in their county. In the past, early spring herd status meetings were based on groupings of deer management...
April 2, 2014 - 12:05pm
August 14, 2013
Fly fishing at different scales is fun
It’s taken me many years to gain modest proficiency in fly fishing. I started out when I was about 10 years-old with my grandfather’s 8-foot...
August 14, 2013 - 3:32pm
July 28, 2013
Kids fishing contest at Willow River Saturday morning
Willow River State Park hosts kids fishing contest Saturday, July 27, 9-noon. Poles and bait provided if needed.
July 28, 2013 - 12:53pm
July 17, 2013
Wild Side: That’s why they call it fishing
By Dan Wilcox Outdoor Columnist Ole and Sven were returning from a fishing expedition with few fish. Ole said the fish were pretty expensive, given all the time and money that they had invested in their fishing trip. Sven replied, “It’s a good thing that we...
July 17, 2013 - 4:31pm
July 15, 2013
DNR wants to declare three area trout streams as self-sustaining
SPOONER -- Portions of five western Wisconsin trout streams would be reclassified based on their habitat and ability to support natural trout...
July 15, 2013 - 2:18pm
June 11, 2013
Area TU chapter wins grant for Trimbelle restoration
The Hudson-based Kiap-TU-Wish chapter of Trout Unlimited has been awarded a $5,000 Embrace-A-Stream grant to help fund a continuing habitat restoration...
June 11, 2013 - 10:21am
May 22, 2013
Lions fishing contest for kids
The Ellsworth Lions Club will hold its fishing contest 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Nugget Lake Park. The contest is for children 16...
May 22, 2013 - 3:29pm
May 20, 2013
Summer, kids, fishing, it's all good and it's on Perch Lake
The St. Croix Sportsman's Alliance will sponsor a free kids fishing contest on Saturday afternoon, June 8, at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake,...
May 20, 2013 - 4:18pm
January 29, 2013
Kids' ice fishing contest Feb. 23
On Saturday, Feb. 23, there will be a kids ice fishing contest at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake from 2-4 p.m. for children ages 6-12. Bait...
January 29, 2013 - 9:21am
May 13, 2012
Opening day trophy
Joe Fox of River Falls got this 22-inch brown trout to fall for a nightcrawler while fishing with his son, Don, and some friends on the banks...
May 13, 2012 - 4:20am
October 19, 2011
Florida snowbird nabbed overbagging sunnies in Sawyer County
HAYWARD -- State Conservation Warden Tom Heisler of Winter was already working an overbagging case when he spotted another busy angler on popular Lake Chetac in Sawyer County. "I saw it. There were four fishing lines. The law allows three. And, he was catching a lot of fish," Heisler...
October 19, 2011 - 4:24pm
Alyssa Ellefson of River Falls, left, holds up her first trophy flathead catfish after catching the beast on the Mississippi River near Red Wing,...
August 19, 2011 - 10:13am
July 22, 2011
When biting flies attack
Many years ago a friend and I drove from home in Ohio to Wisconsin to look at colleges. Taking advantage of the week off for college exploration...
July 22, 2011 - 1:36pm
June 23, 2011
Wildside: 'Gang of Geezers' goes fishing again
The same four friends went fishing for bluegills again. John Lewinski of McCall, Idaho, grew up in Mann Valley just west of River Falls....
June 23, 2011 - 1:55pm
June 1, 2011
Fishing contest in Prescott this Saturday
The Prescott Kiwanis Club is hosting the 15th annual kids fishing contest from 9-11 a.m this Saturday. Registration will be at Mercord Mill...
June 1, 2011 - 12:34pm