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March 9, 2016
Groups to highlight city’s bluff projects March 15
March 9, 2016 - 8:00am
March 7, 2016
Students got right to it on the last day to work on their camps before an overnight stay last Wednesday. Students had to start their own fires and cook their meals over the fire as part of the six-week course offered by the Goodhue County Education District. (Republican Eagle photo by John R. Russett)
Students get a taste of the outdoors
March 7, 2016 - 8:00am
February 21, 2016
River Bend set to boogie
February 21, 2016 - 5:00pm
January 10, 2016
Ski by candlelight at Frontenac
January 10, 2016 - 8:00am
November 15, 2015
Karla Bloem holds Alice, an owl who suffered in a love triangle. Bird and handler will attend a 7 p.m. Nov. 17 meeting at the Izaak Walton League clubhouse in Red Wing.
Owl soap opera coming to town
November 15, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 31, 2015
A dark-eyed junco is spied eating berries two days after Christmas during the local bird count.  (Photos courtesy of Gerry Hoekstra)
Tallying the birds
January 31, 2015 - 8:00am
December 20, 2014
Craig Rutschow holds an ill bald eagle Tuesday in Hay Creek. The bird was covered in water and ice from Monday night’s snow. (Photos courtesy Barb Rutschow)
Eagle rescued in Hay Creek
December 20, 2014 - 8:00am
October 14, 2014
Author, birder will speak to Audubon chapter
October 14, 2014 - 2:12pm
October 13, 2014
Tucked behind the adult, an immature loon seeking protection. Notice that this adult loon is in the early stages of molting and transitioning into its drab winter plumage (photos by Bruce Ause).
Loon moments
October 13, 2014 - 8:00am
August 10, 2014
A modest telescope offers unforgettable views of the moon and planets, but the night sky can be every bit as enjoyable while simply gazing up from the backyard. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
Backyard astronomy offers grand views
August 10, 2014 - 3:00pm
November 27, 2013
UPDATE: Ellsworth hunter in good condition after being shot
November 27, 2013 - 8:22am
August 28, 2013
Environmental Learning Center junior instructors used a raft, kayaks and "Big Bertha," an enormous rubber raft fitted with oars and an aluminum frame to hold gear, to traverse the "River of No Return."
Junior instructors wrap up adventure
August 28, 2013 - 10:33am
August 14, 2013
Group wants wolf hunt canceled
August 14, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 10, 2013
Bear sighted in Red Wing
July 10, 2013 - 4:33pm
June 18, 2013
Wolf population drops slightly
June 18, 2013 - 9:00pm