Weather Forecast



March 24, 2010
Pileated woodpecker
Pilieated woodpecker: Remarkable bird from a remarkable family
March 24, 2010 - 8:19am
Good weather causes birds to head north
March 24, 2010 - 8:17am
March 19, 2010
'Demon in hunting community' sentenced
March 19, 2010 - 8:19am
February 8, 2010
Group trying to improve Mississippi River quality
February 8, 2010 - 8:35am
Fit and flying free: Harley the bald eagle recovered and released
February 8, 2010 - 8:25am
December 30, 2009
Out-of-state ATV owners must pay to use trails
December 30, 2009 - 4:07pm
December 23, 2009
DNR biologist Jess Carstens discovered a presumed food cache Monday, Dec. 21. A cougar is believed to have killed the fawn deer, fed on a portion then covered the remains with corn stalks from a farmer's field. Evidence examined Tuesday showed the cat likely returned to the cache overnight. Photo courtesy WDNR.
DNR trailing cougar across 3 counties; tips offered to avoid confrontation
December 23, 2009 - 7:59am
November 16, 2009
Officials from the DNR said the trophy buck shot by a Cannon Falls man was likely about 5 or 6 years old. The hunter is accused of poaching. (Mike Longaecker photo)
Cannon Falls man charged with 13 counts for alleged poaching
November 16, 2009 - 8:24am
November 11, 2009
Axis deer are an exotic species native to India.
Hunter shoots exotic deer in Minnesota
November 11, 2009 - 8:34am
Dave Boman of Twin Valley stands in front of his deluxe deer stand.
From posh to just unique, deer stands vary greatly
November 11, 2009 - 8:32am
October 9, 2009
St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park Boat Launch dredging rescheduled for Oct. 12
October 9, 2009 - 3:48pm
October 1, 2009
Two boat launches to be closed in October
October 1, 2009 - 9:24am
September 11, 2009
Zywiec's opens new corn maze
September 11, 2009 - 8:11am
August 5, 2009
The City of Newport has installed this sign at the end of Sixth Street, warning residents that they use the Mississippi River access at their own risk.
Proposed pier location has issues, Corps says
August 5, 2009 - 7:49am
July 22, 2009
Cottage Grove officials have begun discussions on how to protect the almost 4,000 ash trees in public right-of-way and city parks from the destructive emerald ash borer. The invasive beetle, which began its spread in Michigan, is now killing ash trees as close as St. Paul.
Tiny green menace threatens city trees
July 22, 2009 - 8:02am