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February 2, 2016
“Most people would look at that buck and say, ‘It’s starting to get palmate antlers so that’s probably a 4- or 5-year-old deer.’  explained Harvey Halvorsen.
DNR deer aging survey reveals healthy local herd, more data needed
February 2, 2016 - 12:06pm
January 31, 2016
Learn to snowshoe at Kinnickinnic State Park
January 31, 2016 - 10:00am
January 22, 2016
Trevor Gartner is pictured with his family, friends and fellow members of the Sconnie Snipers along at this year’s Big Buck Hunter World Championship at the Hard Rock Hotel in Chicago. Pictured are  (from the left) Valarie Miller, Joe Miller, Nate Boyer, Trevor Gartner, Pam Gartner, Mandy Gartner, Greg Gartner, Chelsea Singerhouse and a Big Buck Hunter Girl. (Photo submitted courtesy of Big Buck Hunter/Play Mechanix, Inc.)
Twice as nice
January 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
January 14, 2016
Hunter Education class to be offered in New Richmond
January 14, 2016 - 9:09am
January 7, 2016
DNR Wildlife Biologist Ryan Haffele displays signage recognizing the UWRF Resource Management Club and the Kinnickinnic Chapter of Pheasants Forever, participants in the new DNR Adopt a Fish and Wildlife Area program. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
New DNR program gives groups opportunity for hands-on management
January 7, 2016 - 1:23pm
December 4, 2015
One of the biggest bucks shot in the area during the gun hunting season was this trophy brought down by Michael Bodsberg of New Richmond on opening day. The 11-point rack had a 21.5 inch span. It had an initial Boone and Crockett span of 174. (Submitted photo)
Area deer harvest surpasses 11K
December 4, 2015 - 10:10am
November 16, 2015
Previewing the Gun Deer Hunt Season
November 16, 2015 - 3:23pm
October 22, 2015
College students from UW-River Falls and UW-Stevens Point joined local area Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts collecting milkweed seeds as part of activities at the fifth annual Conservation Day on the WPA. (Photos by Tom Lindfors)
Fifth annual Conservation Day benefits USFWS Pollinator Program
October 22, 2015 - 11:36am
One of the best locations to view migrating waterfowl in the next few weeks is the Oak Ridge Waterfowl Production Area which is located between Hwy. H and 220th Ave., about two miles east of Star Prairie. (Tom Lindfors photo)
Oak Ridge Waterfowl Production Area is a great place to see migrating waterfowl
October 22, 2015 - 11:28am
When traveling across the area, be aware of deer darting out from ditches and fields. (Raymond T. Rivard photo)
Potential for deer crashes will be high again this fall
October 22, 2015 - 11:19am
October 8, 2015
New Richmond resident and DNR warden Dave Hausman. (Submitted photo)
Coming in from the great outdoors
October 8, 2015 - 8:52am
September 25, 2015
Sept. 29 DOT bike path meeting set for St. Joseph Town Hall
September 25, 2015 - 9:44am
September 4, 2015
Anatomy of a restoration plan
September 4, 2015 - 9:05am
August 19, 2015
Cycle St. Croix Bike Tour is Saturday in New Richmond
August 19, 2015 - 12:04pm
August 5, 2015
Tom Kerr, manager at the St. Croix Wetland Management District and Whittlesey Creek National Wildlife Refuge in Wisconsin was presented with the prestigious Paul Kroegel Refuge Manager of the Year Award Saturday at the US Fish and Wildlife station in New Richmond.

Pictured from left to right are: Rick Schultz, Jared Brandwein, Kerr, Tom Melius, Cynthia Martinez, Charles Blair. (Submitted photo)
USFWS’s Kerr earns prestigious Paul Kroegel Refuge Manager of the Year Award
August 5, 2015 - 10:41am