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May 18, 2013
A Western Painted Turtle basks in the sunshine of an early spring afternoon. Photo by Tom Lindfors.
Give a turtle a helping hand
May 18, 2013 - 11:54am
May 17, 2013
Hudson Star Observer file photo.
Goliath Challenge set for Saturday
May 17, 2013 - 7:59am
Dog park seeks big cash
May 17, 2013 - 6:32am
May 16, 2013
A volunteer helps stock trout along the Willow River recently.
Trout stocking numbers reduced on Apple, Willow
May 16, 2013 - 11:09am
St. Croix parks to have open house, state parks plan free days
May 16, 2013 - 10:24am
May 15, 2013
A Wisconsin DNR employee in a fire-spotting plane made this photo of the massive Germann Road fire as it consumed homes along a lake near Barnes Tuesday evening.
UPDATED(4:20 p.m.) Hotline established for individuals affected by Germann Road fire
May 15, 2013 - 3:07pm
May 10, 2013
Joint Finance OKs one year's funding for embattled WEDC; panel would curb reciprocity; Gogebic files permit request, more state news
May 10, 2013 - 8:54am
May 9, 2013
A paddler enjoys a morning on the river in one of last year's National Park Service Ranger guided program.
Ranger-led paddle programs offered
May 9, 2013 - 2:25pm
Park Board seeks new member
May 9, 2013 - 8:53am
May 8, 2013
Gun Show May 17-18 in Hudson
May 8, 2013 - 2:26pm
May 7, 2013
REGIONAL BRIEFS: O.J.'s ex pleads guilty in drug theft case
May 7, 2013 - 6:40am
May 3, 2013
Story about missing canoeists was fabricated; new law would mean prison for 7-time drunks; more state news
May 3, 2013 - 10:11am
Joe Kerlin, parks and recreation director; Pat Collins, hydrogeologist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources; Bob Barbian, planning and community development director; and Dan Koski, city engineer/street superintendent, review the plans for a proposed dog park on the former landfill site in northwest New Richmond. The park recently got the OK to move forward from the DNR.
New Richmond dog park gets DNR approval
May 3, 2013 - 8:54am
May 2, 2013
Submitted photo.
Swarm season starts: bees just doing what comes naturally - Don't Panic!
May 2, 2013 - 3:03pm
Wardens carry stranded sturgeon to safety.
Wrong-way sturgeon rescued
May 2, 2013 - 1:21pm