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New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin roundup: Employment in St. Croix, Pierce counties lagging; Dunn County sheriff addresses water deaths; nine more state news stories
While landlocked, new River Falls/Ellsworth reporter finds new waters to chart
WinField business projects continue to meet with city approval
Sheriff's office: Initial attack report a hoax; no suspects being sought
crime and courts
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
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
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
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
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
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St.
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
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New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
November 11, 2009
From posh to just unique, deer stands vary greatly
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Minnesota is smack dab in the middle of the 2009 deer hunting season. For many hunters, that means perching precariously...
November 11, 2009 - 7:20am
October 23, 2009
Wild Side: Memorable opening day pheasant hunt
A beautiful fall day greeted us last Saturday after a week of rain and wet sloppy snow. The clouds broke up by 10 a.m. Gerry Keithley, Mike...
October 23, 2009 - 1:10am
October 22, 2009
Parts of southern Wisconsin have 40 percent more deer than the state's goals
Wisconsin deer hunters might not have to be up north to find that trophy buck. The Department of Natural Resources says the southern half of the state has at least 20 percent more deer than the department's recommended goals. And many spots in the southern third of Wisconsin are...
October 22, 2009 - 9:00am
Wisconsin hunters against changes to gun deer season
Traditions die hard. Many of the Wisconsin residents who turned out for a public hearing Wednesday night in Ashland said they don't want to...
October 22, 2009 - 7:44am
October 13, 2009
Objections surface to new deer management plan
Some objections are cropping up to the latest deer management plan from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Earn-A-Buck is gone, but in order to control the herd, the DNR proposes a 16-day season, and moving opening day up a full week. That's a bad idea, according to...
October 13, 2009 - 9:02am
October 9, 2009
Wild Side: Young hunters learn and bag some birds
On a foggy and cool Saturday morning in late September the Kinnickinnic Chapter of Pheasants Forever held the 20th annual dog trial at the Brian...
October 9, 2009 - 1:03am
September 29, 2009
Venison donation program in 10th year
This year marks the 10th anniversary of Wisconsin's Venison Donation program. More than 3.1 million pounds of ground venison from nearly 70,000...
September 29, 2009 - 2:00pm
September 23, 2009
Natural Resources Board decide today on public hearings to extend deer hunting
The state Natural Resources Board will decide today whether to consider a longer deer hunting season in Wisconsin. DNR staff members are asking the board to take the first step, and hold eight public hearings next month on the question of extending the November gun deer season from...
September 23, 2009 - 9:00am
Wisconsin man bags 30-point buck
FOND DU LAC, Wis. -- A Fond du Lac man bagged a 30-point whitetail buck by bow. Wayne Schumacher shot the deer Sunday night from a tree stand...
September 23, 2009 - 7:07am
September 3, 2009
Wildfire danger high in Wisconsin
As the Labor Day weekend approaches, most of Wisconsin is considered dry to severely dry according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. That has the Department of Natural Resources warning us about the danger for wildfires. Officials say more than 98 percent of all wildfires are caused...
September 3, 2009 - 9:37am
August 20, 2009
Mentored hunting program in effect Sept. 1
MADISON - A new law allowing 10 year-olds to hunt will take effect in Wisconsin on Sept. 1. Known as the Hunting Mentorship Program, this new law will allow people interested in experiencing hunting, including those age 10 and older, to hunt under controlled conditions and under...
August 20, 2009 - 9:43am
August 17, 2009
DNR officials want control over feral pigs
DNR officials want more control over feral pigs being kept on private property. The state has been trying to control a growing population of the animals which have started showing up in several counties. The animals are a concern because they multiply quickly, damage crops, and...
August 17, 2009 - 9:00am
August 12, 2009
Board considers expanding gun deer hunting season to 16 days
The state Natural Resources Board will be asked today to consider expanding the nine-day gun deer hunting season to 16 days starting next year. An 11-member advisory committee says it's the best way to control Wisconsin's deer herd, after the controversial Earn-A-Buck program was...
August 12, 2009 - 9:12am
July 6, 2009
Grey wolves are back on federal endangered species list
A state official says it's extremely frustrating for landowners who have to put up with the state's on-again, off-again efforts to manage grey wolves. For the fifth time in six years, Wisconsin's management plan was shut down last week when the wolf was returned to the federal endangered...
July 6, 2009 - 9:00am
June 23, 2009
Conservation group calls for tougher laws after deer slaughtering case
A conservation group wants the Legislature to toughen the state's animal cruelty laws. Whitetails Unlimited said it was wrong for a judge to dismiss felony cruelty charges against a Waupaca County man accused of running down deer with his snowmobile in January. Circuit Judge...
June 23, 2009 - 9:00am