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July 15, 2017
Wabasha pledges to fight dredging plan
July 15, 2017 - 9:12am
July 12, 2017
Overview of Pierce County Island Wildlife area. Photo courtesy of St. Paul District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Improving habitat in Mississippi River
July 12, 2017 - 11:45am
Emily Du Houx (left) and Morgan Rogers docked their hand-built boat, the Michi Zeebee, in Hastings before continuing on their two-month journey to New Orleans. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
The Voyage of the Michi Zeebee
July 12, 2017 - 8:26am
June 30, 2017
Comment period on Wabasha-area dredging plan extended again
June 30, 2017 - 12:30pm
May 16, 2017
The dam at Sartell impounds a 1,365-acre pool that stretches from Sartell to nearly the confluence with the Platte River close to Rice. Little Rock Lake’s 1,310 acres also are accessible via navigable channel from this part of the Mississippi River, adding to the wide range of angling opportunities. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Mississippi River holds great angling for fishing opener
May 16, 2017 - 3:30pm
May 1, 2017
Jim Crigler is paddling the length of the Mississippi River beginning at Lake Itasca with his final destination being New Orleans. Submitted photo
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am
March 30, 2017
According to MnDOT, almost 10 million trips are taken annually from the Twin Cities and Chicago. The high-speed rail would run alongside the already existing Amtrak. (photo courtesy of mnhighspeedrail.com)
High-speed rail may greatly impact small river towns
March 30, 2017 - 7:00am
March 14, 2017
                               Photo by Kip Earney
Seasonal eagles population surges early
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am
March 10, 2017
(MnDOT photo illustration)
Low bidder announced for Red Wing bridge
March 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 30, 2017
Canoeists that started at the headwaters of the Mississippi River paddle through northern Minnesota in this 2010 file photo. Forum News Service
Mississippi River heavily polluted as it runs south
January 30, 2017 - 1:32pm
January 16, 2017
Corps releases Lock 3 navigation stats
January 16, 2017 - 7:00am
December 12, 2016
A black-capped chickadee rests on a bird feeder during a snowy day. (photo by Kit Murray)
Get ready to count birds
December 12, 2016 - 1:55pm
December 3, 2016
River navigation closing for the season
December 3, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 1, 2016
Wabasha native elected to represent river region
December 1, 2016 - 7:37pm
October 29, 2016
On Oct. 27, students from the Zumbrota Christ Lutheran school came to tour the museum. They were able to look and play with the interactive map of the Mississippi River on display. (Submitted photo)
New Mississippi River website launches in time for Water/Ways
October 29, 2016 - 6:00am
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