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July 15, 2013
Wisconsin DNR fisheries experts seek to change the designations on several area trout streams. Three, in Pierce County, would be declared Class I or self-sustaining, due to consistent, sustained reproduction that has been documented for several years. Map from WDNR website.
DNR wants to declare three area trout streams as self-sustaining
July 15, 2013 - 2:18pm
July 10, 2013
Black bears move into St. Croix County
July 10, 2013 - 12:28pm
June 19, 2013
Republicans add last-minute school choice measures, mine-area restrictions; Shell Lake man mauled by bear, more state news
June 19, 2013 - 8:43am
June 14, 2013
William Kill (left), president of the Chilakoot Bowhunters Club and Mike Lundin (right), vice-president, get festivities started Saturday at the 60th Anniversary Celebration for the club in Somerset.
Chilakoot Bowhunters celebrate 60 years of archery
June 14, 2013 - 10:11am
Organization takes people fishing on the St. Croix who otherwise wouldn't have the chance
June 14, 2013 - 9:31am
Spectators disrupt abortion reform debate but measures OK'd, sent to Walker; Clear Lake teen named state FFA leader, more state news
June 14, 2013 - 7:50am
June 13, 2013
The five seniors on the Hudson High School Rod and Gun team are, front to back, Josh Mattis, Tavis Foust, Zach Lohman, Mat Lohman and Drake Thoemke. Photo by Rebecca Rudolph
Hudson High School Rod and Gun Club shoots to state competition
June 13, 2013 - 10:01am
Harold Halverson of the town of Clifton took this photo of the badly damaged speedboat that smashed inot a rock face a few hundred yards north of Kinnickinnic State Park on the night of June 5.
Update: Investigation continues into boat crash that killed 1, injured 2
June 13, 2013 - 9:46am
Wisconsin's population is aging; big storm drops rain, damages Wal-Mart roof; more state news
June 13, 2013 - 6:57am
June 7, 2013
PDFs of all sizes are available at the new life jacket loaner station at Lakefront Park in Hudson. Photo by Jon Echternacht. Hudson Star Observer.
Loaner life jackets at Lakefront Park in Hudson, courtesy of DNR grant
June 7, 2013 - 12:19pm
It was five years ago when images of Wisconsin Dells-area lake homes crumbling into a torrent of water flashed across American TV screens. YouTube image.
Cong. Sensenbrenner -Patriot Act author - says NSA surveillance goes too far; Assembly votes to uphold new laws in dispute, more state news
June 7, 2013 - 9:10am
June 5, 2013
DNR continues bear investigation
June 5, 2013 - 11:54am
Our View: Reminder of safety rules for summer swimming
June 5, 2013 - 11:39am
Ugly spring weather dampened turkey hunting success for many Wisconsin outdooors people.
Joint Finance deal boosts school aids, cuts taxes; provision gives tax break for private school tuition, more state briefs
June 5, 2013 - 8:38am
May 29, 2013
by Rob Bignell
New book features day hiking trails
May 29, 2013 - 1:13pm
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