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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
Paula Klein leads the Women in the Parks program participants in a yoga class on Saturday, Sept. 8 in Willow River State Park. The Women in the Parks program is once a month. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Developing skills, connections with Women in the Parks
September 22, 2018 - 11:00am
September 14, 2018
USFWS Wildlife Biologist Chris Trosen emphasized the important role volunteers play in the collection of data at the St. Croix Wetlands Management District. Pictured are visiting interns and staff. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Learning in the field, interns visit Oak Ridge WPA
September 14, 2018 - 5:00am
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 29, 2018
DNR column: Early goose, teal and dove seasons
August 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2018
There was a large turnout again this year, as shown in the team photo for the 2018 New Richmond-Somerset trap team.
New Richmond-Somerset trap team sends large group to state meet
August 15, 2018 - 2:08pm
August 6, 2018
Anna Tschanz and her horse chase down a calf as part of her roping runs during a recent rodeo. Photo courtesy of Amos Szajner
The family who rodeos together stays together
August 6, 2018 - 8:00am
August 3, 2018
State Sen. Patty Schachtner greeted paddlers at the new landing as they pulled off the river. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Willow River water trail opens to the public
August 3, 2018 - 8:00am
July 22, 2018
Competitors in the Women’s Open Division perform Sandbag Get Up box overs during the Challenge Course portion of the Train to Hunt competition June 30 at the Chilakoot Bowhunters Club in Somerset. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Train to hunt tests bowhunters mettle
July 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
July 10, 2018
A Great Blue Heron enjoys the peace and calm of the early morning hours of New Richmond’s Mary Park on Wednesday, July 27. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Early morning reflections
July 10, 2018 - 5:00am
July 5, 2018
The Grand Duchess will set sail at 6 p.m. from Lakefront Park in Hudson to give guests a scenic and informational cruise of the St. Croix River. Submitted photo
Cruising the St. Croix River
July 5, 2018 - 9:41am
June 29, 2018
Kayak lessons are being offered this summer by The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks. The final session will take kayakers down the Kinni to the St. Croix. Submitted photo
Kayaking lessons offered this summer
June 29, 2018 - 10:04am
June 27, 2018
Members of the 2018 St. Croix Central trapshooting team include (front, l-r) Reese Heebink, Brock Thorsen, Nathan Stark, Karter LaVenture and Riley Becker; (second row) Grace Mansell, Maddy Dull, Morgan Clark, Mitchel Clark and Jack Imboden; (third row) Abby Boettcher, Jared Tritz, Kelton Rozeboom, Tyler Miller and John Miles III; (back) Ethan Boettcher, Blake Coleman, Dylan Sweet, Kyle Peters and Luke Miller. Not pictured are Lucy Mansell and Russell Thomas.
SCC trap takes second place in Conference 6
June 27, 2018 - 2:33pm
June 23, 2018
Anna Davenport of Hudson, right, competes against Emma Magnone of Wauconda, Ill., at the Midwest Log Rolling Championships at Wingra Beach in Madison Saturday, June 9. Photo courtesy of Joanie Davenport
Hudson log roller Midwest champ
June 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 10, 2018
Riley Hammer
2018 4-H Scholarship and Key Award recipients announced
June 10, 2018 - 5:00am