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July 17, 2018
Give your input on County Outdoor Rec Plan
July 17, 2018 - 3:30pm
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 12, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: CWD confirmation leads to more than 100 deer killed at game farm; more state news stories
June 12, 2018 - 10:42am
June 3, 2018
Volunteer Linda Whyte untangles a Catbird from the mist net. “We always have the option, if the bird gets too stressed while we're trying to free it, we can just let it go. We don't need to put it though the whole banding process and stress it further. We don't want to cut the net, but if we have to, we will,” explained Whyte. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
USFWS program explores the science of bird banding
June 3, 2018 - 5:00am
May 31, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Groundbreaking state Supreme Court justice won’t seek re-election; more state news stories
May 31, 2018 - 9:06am
May 20, 2018
Kyle Daly describes wing characteristics and how that influences noises woodcock’s make during their "dance" and also how they are used to sex the species. Photo submitted
In search of the elusive sky dance
May 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 13, 2018
The unique design of an all-inclusive playground includes equipment that engages all of a child's senses making it more interactive at all levels than a typical playground. Equipment is likely to incorporate elements of sound like drums, reflective surfaces for visual effects, different textural surfaces,  and additional railings, the poured rubber surface and a fence for safety. Graphic submitted
Park project has potential to change the landscape of play
May 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
May 10, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Woman sentenced to 1 year for injuring 7 at Wis. campground; more state news stories
May 10, 2018 - 8:44am
May 3, 2018
Wisconsin and Minnesota fishery officials are considering the first changes to bag and size limits on the Mississippi River, shown here at Hastings, in 50 years. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Fishery officials consider new bag, size limits for Mississippi River; more state news stories
May 3, 2018 - 8:42am
May 2, 2018
Sen. Patty Schachtner, D-Somerset, was among critics of a federal farm bill that, according to an analysis, would end food stamp program benefits for 75,000 clients in Wisconsin. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Democrats cry foul over reported food stamp-change impact; more state news stories
May 2, 2018 - 8:29am
April 15, 2018
The old Soo Line depot is one of 12 New Richmond buildings listed on the National or State Register’s Record of Historic Buildings. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Grants will help preserve history and explore Willow River potential
April 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
April 6, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Dane County voters change face of state Supreme Court; more state news
April 6, 2018 - 8:57am
Freedom Park original 2005 plan. Graphic submitted
What is the future of Freedom Park?
April 6, 2018 - 5:00am
April 3, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Survey finds fewer Wis. kids turning to booze; more state news stories
April 3, 2018 - 8:49am
March 25, 2018
Springtails are completely harmless and are actually quite beneficial as they feed on decaying vegetation and help form fertile soil. Photo by Mike Reiter
Outdoor Happenings: Spring has sprung
March 25, 2018 - 6:55am
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