OH, LOOK A SHINY THING! What Will You Do to Fight Silver Carp?
We were discussing potential questions to ask people running for the state legislature at a meeting today, and I thought it would be a good idea to ask them what they would do about silver carp.
Here... Posted on 9/17/12 at 3:58 PM
STAFF BLOG THE AREA VOICES COMMUNITY Areavoices Digest #35 - Okay, is it casserole or hotdish?
I had to laugh earlier today when I noticed a thread on one of my Facebook friend's pages. She had taken a picture of a Tator Tot Hotdish she had made. What followed was an hours-long discussion about... Posted on 6/8/11 at 2:08 PM
STAFF BLOG OUTDOORS WITH SAM COOK EPA: No ban on lead hunting ammunition
On Friday, the Environmental Protection Agency denied a petition by five environmental groups to ban lead in hunting ammunition. Here's a link to a story on the topic.... Posted on 8/30/10 at 1:45 PM
St. Croix County residents: Don’t miss out on the Tire and Appliance Collection on Saturday, June 1. Take advantage of this great opportunity to get rid of unwanted tires and major household appliances for a small fee.
Discover firsthand what makes the Namekagon and St. Croix rivers an extraordinary national park. The St. Croix River Association has teamed up with the National Park Service to offer the 2013 Ranger Guided Paddle Series. The on-river paddling programs are designed to inspire, inform and invigorate.
If spring-time should finally arrive, honey bee colonies start to build-up their numbers and if they run out of space in their hive, they swarm. The public should not be alarmed if they see or come across a swarm of honey bees. They are doing what honey bees do and are not remotely interested in humans. In fact before leaving their hive the bees fill up their stomachs with honey and are rather mellow; their sole intention is to find a new home to build-up a new colony.
Paul VanDenMeerendonk, St. Croix Valley Beekeepers Association.
, May 02, 2013
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A Clay County District Court judge has sentenced a Moorhead man to 16 years and nine months in prison after he was convicted on three counts of repeatedly sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl.
The St. Croix Community Development Department will join with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth Annual Earth Day event, “Soils: Dig It!” on Sunday, April 21, from noon-4 p.m. at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson.
The St. Croix River Association will hold its annual Spring Gathering on May 14. Guest speaker will be local distinguished author, William Souder, who will share highlights of his new biography, “On a Farther Shore: the Life and Legacy of Rachel Carson.”
The St. Croix Community Development Department has joined with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth annual Earth Day event, “Soils: Dig It!” The event is Sunday, April 21, from noon to 4 p.m. at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson.
On Saturday I attended a talk on climate change and its effect on forests. What I expected to take away from this presentation was hard facts and solid data to let me make some real conclusions based on sound scientific reasoning. I left the talk very disappointed.
Peter Marra and Scott Loss of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and Tom Will, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologist, conducted the three-year study. The report was funded by the Fish and Wildlife Service and designed to estimate the number of birds killed by predators, chemicals and collisions with wind generators and windows in the U.S.
The Glenwood City Council held an impromptu informational meeting Monday night at the Community Center to hear a presentation by township resident Scott Teigen and his attorney, Anders Helquist of Weld, Riley, Prenn & Ricci SC.
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application from Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St. Croix County.
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application of Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St. Croix County.
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