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Ellsworth native shot dead in Dunn County
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Name Change - William R. Ramirez to William R. Noland
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December 20, 2014
Eagle rescued in Hay Creek
While out for a walk near their Hay Creek home Tuesday morning, Barb and Craig Rutschow came across an eagle hopping on the ground. As Barb held...
December 20, 2014 - 8:00am
October 14, 2014
Author, birder will speak to Audubon chapter
The Upper Hiawatha Valley Audubon Chapter will have nationally recognized birding expert Sharon Stiteler as guest speaker for the program Tuesday Oct. 21. Since 1997, Stiteler has made it her goal to go birding. She travels the world as a field trip leader, birding consultant, humorous...
October 14, 2014 - 2:12pm
October 13, 2014
By Bruce Ause, outdoor columnist Ask people who have visited northern Minnesota and specifically the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in the summer...
October 13, 2014 - 8:00am
August 10, 2014
Backyard astronomy offers grand views
With so many options out there for watching movies and television shows, it can be easy to forget about the oldest and most inspiring “screen”...
August 10, 2014 - 3:00pm
November 27, 2013
UPDATE: Ellsworth hunter in good condition after being shot
A 45-year-old Ellsworth man sustained a gunshot wound Wednesday morning.
November 27, 2013 - 8:22am
August 28, 2013
Junior instructors wrap up adventure
The Red Wing Environmental Learning Center junior instructors traveled to Idaho this summer to raft the Salmon River.This is the final installment...
August 28, 2013 - 10:33am
August 14, 2013
Group wants wolf hunt canceled
An organization opposed to wolf hunting launched a petition drive Wednesday in hopes of killing this year's season.
August 14, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 10, 2013
Bear sighted in Red Wing
Red Wing residents Vic and Sheryl Voth reported spotting a black bear eating out of a birdfeeder in their backyard Tuesday morning. At one point the bear approached the Voth home and peered in through a patio door. The sound of a neighbor starting acar frightened the bear away, Sheryl...
July 10, 2013 - 4:33pm
June 18, 2013
Wolf population drops slightly
HAYWARD, Wis. -- After Wisconsin's inaugural season of wolf hunting and trapping last fall, the state's wolf population has declined only slightly, according to the Department of Natural Resources. The 2013 Wisconsin wolf count indicates there are a minimum of 809 to 834 wolves in...
June 18, 2013 - 9:00pm
June 17, 2013
Trips to celebrate water trails
Cannon River Watershed Partnership will offer leisurely paddling trips June 22 and 23 on the Cannon and Straight rivers to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Minnesota State Water Trails system. There will be two routes June 22 on the Cannon River: Cannon River Wilderness Area...
June 17, 2013 - 6:00pm
June 16, 2013
Audubon focuses on swifts
The June 18 Hiawatha Valley Audubon meeting will feature a presentation on the declining chimney swift population. Ron Windingstad, retired home coordinator from Audubon Minnesota, will speak at 7 p.m. in the Izaak Walton Clubhouse. Over the past 40 years the number of chimney swifts...
June 16, 2013 - 2:00pm
May 29, 2013
New book features day hiking trails
PRESCOTT--Prescott receives prominent billing in the latest recreational guidebook to Northwest Wisconsin, "Headin' to the Cabin: Day Hiking...
May 29, 2013 - 1:13pm
May 27, 2013
Outdoors, ag provisions include paint, bees and farmers
ST. PAUL -- Paint will cost more and be recycled. Bees will be protected. Financially troubled farmers will be able to access state aid. And an island to provide more wildlife habitat could be built in the Mississippi River. Those are a few of the impacts from a diverse environment,...
May 27, 2013 - 11:00am
May 25, 2013
Dogs help detect zebra mussels
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will be using three zebra mussel-sniffing K-9 teams for the first time this year to help combat the spread of aquatic invasive species. Minnesota is the second state to use trained dogs in this manner.
May 25, 2013 - 8:00am
Volunteers needed to monitor loon population
Volunteers can help Department of Natural Resources biologists discover the major cause of death of the common loon by collecting dead loon specimens for testing. This statewide study to find answers about loon mortality is being conducted by the DNR's nongame wildlife program. "Small...
May 25, 2013 - 8:00am