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September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo.
Adrift on the Mississippi: Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
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 8, 2018
The Mississippi River, near Grey Cloud Island Township. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Mississippi fuel leak reaches Cottage Grove, Grey Cloud
August 8, 2018 - 4:27pm
A crew pulls in a containment boom Aug. 8, 2018, near the Red Wing Izaak Walton League Clubhouse on the Mississippi River as part of a yearly river response training exercise by the Red Wing Community Awareness and Emergency Response Organization, or CAER. The exercise was held the same day a train derailment in St. Paul sent 3,200 gallons of diesel fuel into the river. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Video: Crews practice spill response on the Mississippi River
August 8, 2018 - 2:07pm
July 29, 2018
Barge strikes stalled motorboat near Red Wing Marina
July 29, 2018 - 5:51pm
July 18, 2018
Body part found in Mississippi River near Wabasha
July 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
June 20, 2018
Visitors at the National Eagle Center stand on the observation deck overlooking the public dock and Mississippi River where the kids fishing program takes place every Wednesday throughout the summer.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
National Eagle Center celebrates Bald Eagle Days
June 20, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 3, 2018
The U.S. Army used Hastings for its training ground May 20. Courtesy of Nancy Zimmerman
The mighty, military Mississippi: U.S. Army conducts drills on river
June 3, 2018 - 7:00am
May 17, 2018
After a long day of paddling, Kevin Eckelkamp, Nate Lastinger and KJ Millhone pose for a photo with their canoe on May 15, 2018. Cate Zenzen / RiverTown Multimedia
3 men pass through Red Wing on potentially record-breaking canoe trip
May 17, 2018 - 8:41am
May 8, 2018
A golden eye
Birds in full migration along Upper Mississippi River
May 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 11, 2018
The Motor Vessel Michael Poindexter locks through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District’s Lock and Dam 2, near Hastings, April 11, 2018. The vessel was the first to break through the ice in Lake Pepin. Photo courtesy U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
First tow reaches St. Paul, signaling start to navigation season
April 11, 2018 - 4:27pm
March 28, 2018
Viewpoint: Citizens should attend Lake Pepin Restoration meeting
March 28, 2018 - 7:31pm
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 10, 2018
Photos by Kip Earney
Giving back: Area residents help with wood duck houses
February 10, 2018 - 7:00am
December 31, 2017
Viking halts plans to cruise the Mississippi River
December 31, 2017 - 9:06am
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