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December 2, 2018
Nine-year-old Hannah Van Someren, of New Richmond, shot an 8-point buck in St. Croix County recently during her first year deer hunting. Photo courtesy of Lisa Van Someren
Target the Hunt 2018
December 2, 2018 - 5:00am
November 16, 2018
DNR column: Trespassing law specifics hunters, landowners need to know
November 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 14, 2018
DNR column: Helpful tips to ensure another safe hunting season
November 14, 2018 - 5:00am
November 13, 2018
Team members of the 2018 St. Croix Central fall trapshooting team are (front, l-r) Justin Kamm, Abby Boettcher, Noah Steinke, Emily Gatzke, Brock Thorsen, Ashley Mann, Madalyn Dull, Grace Mansell, Faith Bonse, Brynn Heebink and Reese Heebink; (back) Mitchel Clark, Jack Knoebel, Riley Becker, Dylan Sweet, Jared Tritz, John Miles, Ethan Boettcher and Kelton Rozeboom. Not pictured are coaches Jack Thomas, Steve Weber, Mel Warren, Greg Boettcher, Dave Thorsen and team manager Pam Miles. Submitted photo
St. Croix Central trap team wins conference title
November 13, 2018 - 5:41pm
November 7, 2018
Ten-year-old Wyatt Mielke shot this 8-point buck on Saturday, Oct. 6 during the Youth Hunt. The buck, shot near Somerset, had a 10-inch spread. Mielke has been hunting with his mom and dad since he was 4 years old. This was his first youth hunt and his first deer. Photo courtesy of Carrie Flandrick
First Youth Hunt, first buck for Somerset boy
November 7, 2018 - 5:00am
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
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