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July 5, 2018
The Grand Duchess will set sail at 6 p.m. from Lakefront Park in Hudson to give guests a scenic and informational cruise of the St. Croix River. Submitted photo
Cruising the St. Croix River
July 5, 2018 - 9:41am
July 3, 2018
Cody Hanson, Plum City, Wis., received the 2017 DNR Ethical Hunter Award, presented at Vortex Optics, Barneved, May 17. Chief Warden Todd Schaller presented the award and Nick Laufenber, of Vortex, presented a Vortex product to Hanson.  Payton Kopp, of Maiden Rock, Wis., was hunting with Hanson during the 2017 gun deer season. Submitted photos
DVS/Hunter Ethics Award goes to Cody Hanson
July 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 29, 2018
Kayak lessons are being offered this summer by The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks. The final session will take kayakers down the Kinni to the St. Croix. Submitted photo
Kayaking lessons offered this summer
June 29, 2018 - 10:04am
June 23, 2018
Anna Davenport of Hudson, right, competes against Emma Magnone of Wauconda, Ill., at the Midwest Log Rolling Championships at Wingra Beach in Madison Saturday, June 9. Photo courtesy of Joanie Davenport
Hudson log roller Midwest champ
June 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 28, 2018
River Falls High School sophomore Luke Naughton will spend his Memorial Day weekend at the USA Junior Olympic Development Camp for shooting sports in Colorado Springs. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
He's aiming high: RF soph headed to Jr. Olympic Development Camp
May 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 23, 2018
U.S. Fish and Wildlife officials placed this warning sign at the Betterly WPA, just outside New Richmond. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Aggressive bears reported in St. Croix County
May 23, 2018 - 9:37am
May 9, 2018
Anna Linder, age 6, and Gabe Linder, age 9, of Roberts, had their hands full at the Eau Galle-Rush River Sportsman's Club Trout Fishing Contest Saturday, May 5 at the Ellsworth Rod & Gun Club. Photo courtesy of Lin Linder
Gone fishin’: May 5 fishing opener on the books
May 9, 2018 - 6:31pm
April 29, 2018
Lingering ice to hamper Wisconsin fishing opener
April 29, 2018 - 8:24am
April 11, 2018
Fish of the St. Croix: Past, present and future
April 11, 2018 - 10:57am
March 17, 2018
Latsch was found on the ground near a bald eagle nest on the Mississippi River just outside of Winona. Photo courtesy of the National Eagle Center
National Eagle Center introduces newest bald eagle ambassador: Latsch
March 17, 2018 - 6:17am
March 10, 2018
The male fishers are larger than the females and will weigh up to 15 pounds while the females top out at 5-8 pounds. Submitted photo
Outdoor Happenings: Fishers
March 10, 2018 - 5:48am
March 3, 2018
The Birkie brings an estimated 13,000 skiers to the Hayward region the last weekend of February, since 1973. Photo courtesy of Mark Gherty
PHOTOS: Completion and family celebrated at the Birkie
March 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 19, 2018
Crows are considered to be very intelligent animals. Photos by Mike Reiter
Outdoor Happenings: Crows
February 19, 2018 - 2:39pm
February 12, 2018
My first permit caught on a fly rod near Placencia Belize. The photo was taken by fishing guide Eloy Cuevas.
Another fishing addiction
February 12, 2018 - 11:21am
January 30, 2018
Photo courtesy of The Davey Tree Expert Company
Take a second look at that brown evergreen
January 30, 2018 - 6:04pm
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