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November 10, 2018
Ten-year-old Gavin Klos harvested his first deer, an 8-point buck with an 18.5-inch spread at 6:30 p.m. on the Sunday night of the Youth Hunt on the family farm in the town of Hartland. Proud dad Jim Klos said Gavin missed a nice buck on Saturday, but was all smiles with this one, which registered 180 pounds hanging weight at Pierce Co. Meats. Photo courtesy of Jim Klos
Gallery: Pierce County Herald Hunters Showcase 2018
November 10, 2018 - 8:00am
November 3, 2018
From left to right: CRWP Executive Director Kristi Pursell, Tim Little, Virginia Lorang and David McKee. Pursell presented Little, Lorang and McKee with Cannon River Champion awards during the Cider on the Cannon celebration Oct. 26. Submitted photo
Little, Lorang and McKee named Cannon River Champions
November 3, 2018 - 10:00am
November 1, 2018
It’s here: Minnesota deer firearms season opens Saturday
November 1, 2018 - 8:56pm
October 17, 2018
EHD, or Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease, has been confirmed in six captive deer in southeast Minnesota. EHD affects members of the deer family, and whitetails are highly susceptible. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
October 17, 2018 - 2:06pm
October 15, 2018
Minnesota's youth deer season gets underway Thursday, Oct. 18 and continues through Sunday, Oct. 21 in parts of northwest Minnesota, southeast Minnesota and Twin Cities metro permit area 601. The season is open to 10- to 15-year-old hunters, who must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult 18 years old or older. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
October 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
September 24, 2018
Lake Byllesby water level to change
September 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 23, 2018
Part of the Cannon River Watershed-Wide CleanUP Crew who worked at Riverside Park in Cannon Falls on Saturday. Photo courtesy of Saffron Emerson
10th Annual Cannon River Watershed-Wide CleanUP a rousing success
September 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 22, 2018
In order to get the whooping cranes to follow humans in the ultra-light airplane, caretakers had to spend many hours working with young cranes to get them to imprint on humans. Photo courtesy of Operation Migration
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
September 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 18, 2018
St. Olaf students Allie Raduege (left) and Nisha Albert sample water in Rice Creek in July 2018. Photo courtesy of Kathy Shea
Farmers protecting Rice Creek
September 18, 2018 - 5:00am
September 17, 2018
2019 Waterfowl Stamp Competition.  First Place:  Jim Caturia. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Cannon Falls artist wins waterfowl stamp contest
September 17, 2018 - 5:00am
September 6, 2018
Local governments collaborate on water planning
September 6, 2018 - 3:04pm
September 1, 2018
Kayakers paddle the gentle streams that wind through the Mississippi backwaters near Wabasha, Minn., on June 12.  Steve Gardiner / Forum News Service
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
September 1, 2018 - 6:00am
August 11, 2018
Because of a conservation easement with the Minnesota Land Trust and the work of the Ghei family to restore the natural habitat, 69 acres of land within Red Wing will remain in its natural state. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Land Trust
A family legacy of conservation
August 11, 2018 - 5:00am
June 29, 2018
Dead carp on Lake Byllesby are result of virus and pose no threat to humans
June 29, 2018 - 1:56pm
May 22, 2018
A western tanager photographed in Welch. Photo by Tim Schmitz
Unusual birds sightings reported
May 22, 2018 - 6:00am