FAQ: How to stay bear aware?

Madison, Wis. – Following several recent bear sightings in Dane County, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is reminding the public to take precautions to avoid potential conflicts with black bears across the state this summer.

FAQ: What's the history of Earth Day?

As Hudson marks Earth Day this Thursday, April 22 - with clean ups, talks and a groundbreaking of the Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center - some residents have been wondering what the history is behind it. This international event actually has Wisconsin roots.