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January 13, 2018
Snowshoeing events offer winter exercise
The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks will host free snowshoe events at both parks in January. Kinnickinnic State Park: 1—3:30...
January 13, 2018 - 10:08am
December 27, 2017
Top 10:Political might swelled around Willow River State Park dam
There's not much left of the structure that had become one of Willow River State Park's most recognizable features. Water now flows unabated...
December 27, 2017 - 3:58pm
October 25, 2017
Panel clears way for Willow River dam project to begin
There will be a Little Falls Lake again at Willow River State Park. The Wisconsin Building Commission last week approved a slate of projects,...
October 25, 2017 - 1:10pm
Willow River State Park receives rare opportunity
Thanks to an AmeriCorps Volunteer grant, the Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks, Inc. is offering a full time paid position designed to expand volunteer participation in park activities. The search is on for the right person. Could it be you? Someone you know?
July 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
July 6, 2017
Missing woman found near Willow River State Park
The search for a missing person was called off last week in Willow River State Park after the woman was found unharmed. St. Croix County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said family members reported a woman hadn't returned home by 9 p.m. June 27 from a kayaking trip with...
July 6, 2017 - 8:34am
June 1, 2017
Two injured in state park incidents
Two recent incidents at Willow River State Park led to park visitors being hospitalized, including a child. The most recent incident occurred at 3:14 p.m. Sunday, May 28, when crews responded to a report of a boy who'd fallen near the park's waterfalls. St. Croix EMS Chief Brandon...
June 1, 2017 - 11:11am
February 22, 2017
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
HUDSON — A dam project at Willow River State Park would receive a funding boost under a Gov. Scott Walker proposal announced Monday. The Republican...
February 22, 2017 - 9:58am
December 1, 2016
Families create tabletop pieces at Art in the Park event
The outdoors came inside last weekend at Willow River State Park. Sticks, leaves and other items scavenged from the park became part of table...
December 1, 2016 - 10:00am
October 11, 2016
Crews begin drilling for samples at Little Falls Lake dam
A primitive roadway crossing a portion of the Willow River represents the latest effort toward a new dam along the waterway. The crossing was...
October 11, 2016 - 5:00am
'Prairie Day' set for Saturday, Aug. 20, at Willow River Park
Willow River State Park will host a "Prairie Day" Saturday, Aug. 20, that will start with a guided nature hike at 8:30 a.m. A buckthorn demonstration...
August 11, 2016 - 4:29pm
August 5, 2016
Willow River State Park holding multiple events throughout August
The following is a list of events taking place at Willow River State Park throughout July and August, including: — Geology of Willow River State Park: half a billion years in the making: Saturday Aug. 6, starting at 2 p.m. Meet at the Nature Center Classroom. Come meet University...
August 5, 2016 - 4:18pm
June 30, 2016
Willow River summer programs announced
Summer programs at the Willow River State Park are as follows: Willow River State Park presents Long, Skinny Snakes: Sunday July 3, from 1-3 p.m. Located at the beach picnic area. Welcome to the world of snakes of Wisconsin. Meet some of the snakes that you may find in the park, learn...
June 30, 2016 - 2:06pm
June 22, 2016
VIDEO: Victim saved from rushing Willow River waters
A new video provides a closer look at the dramatic rescue made last week to save a young man stranded on rushing Willow River waters. In the...
June 22, 2016 - 1:32pm
June 17, 2016
Man rescued from Willow River State Park falls
Hudson fire crews rescued a victim Monday after he got caught in the waterfall system in Willow River State Park. The victim, described by Hudson...
June 17, 2016 - 2:23pm
December 21, 2015
December 2015: Body pulled from Willow River ID'd as Hudson native
Editor's note: This story is from December 2015. Authorities confirmed Monday that a body pulled from the Willow River over the weekend belonged to a Hudson native. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said Monday the body of 20-year-old Madeline Brekke was...
December 21, 2015 - 3:16pm