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August 11, 2017
Wisconsin Republicans will try again this month to settle their differences on a state budget that's now six weeks overdue. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State budget talks could resume soon; 7 more state news stories
August 11, 2017 - 8:43am
August 10, 2017
Seated next to Foxconn CEO Terry Gou, Gov. Scott Walker signs a memo of understanding last month. Photo courtesy of governor's office
Wisconsin roundup: DNR hires environmental manager for Foxconn project, vows compliance; 8 more state news stories
August 10, 2017 - 12:44pm
July 12, 2017
The Lodge on Croix facility, located at 300 221st Ave., in the town of Somerset, is at the center of a bill that looks to untether the DNR from zoning authority for properties along the Lower St. Croix River. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
July 10, 2017
A timber rattlesnake made its way to the front steps of a Red Wing home June 22. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Brittany Hauser surmised that the snake was likely brought in to the city by a harvest truck or something similar. Photo by Brittany Hauser
Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
July 10, 2017 - 4:42pm
May 23, 2017
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources declared a no-wake zone on a 50-mile stretch of the St. Croix River starting Wednesday, May 24. Anne Jacobson / RiverTown Multimedia.
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
May 23, 2017 - 11:36am
May 22, 2017
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, shown here during a visit this year to Prescott High School, held a town hall meeting Sunday in suburban Milwaukee after fending off criticism for not offering such forums in the wake of opposition to GOP health care proposals. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson finally holds town hall, sponsors OK with opponents; 9 more state news stories
May 22, 2017 - 8:40am
April 13, 2017
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Wisconsin roundup: Jakubowski manifesto calls government 'gang of terrorists'; 9 more state news stories
April 13, 2017 - 9:35am
March 17, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Ellsworth among 6 cities to hold Walker budget hearings; man accused of poisoning wife with Visine; 9 more state news stories
March 17, 2017 - 12:49pm
March 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers to get earful on high-capacity well bill; state to purge nonvoters from voter rolls; 8 more state news stories
March 15, 2017 - 12:09pm
March 1, 2017
Devil's Kettle Falls is located along the Brule River at Judge C.R. Magney State Park, near Hovland on Minnesota's North Shore. Researchers are working to figure out where the water that falls into the "kettle" (at left) re-emerges. Minnesota DNR file photoplay button
Mystery of Minnesota North Shore waterfalls may be solved
March 1, 2017 - 9:15am
January 26, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State audit criticizes DOT planning; private school tax breaks reportedly cost state less; 9 more state news stories
January 26, 2017 - 10:57am
January 10, 2017
Snow packed the roadways Tuesday morning for commuters entering and leaving River Falls. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Wisconsin roundup: Storm makes for slow western Wisconsin commute; Madison faculty take aim at DNR's climate change stance; 8 more state news stories
January 10, 2017 - 10:02am
January 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says 6-year-olds should be workforce-minded; kidnapping allegations include homemade Taser, sealed box; 8 more state news stories
January 6, 2017 - 8:41am
January 4, 2017
Fees increases for fishing and hunting are among revenue options being eyed in Wisconsin as DNR officials consider budget-balancing solutions. (Photo courtesy of Northland Outdoors)
Wisconsin roundup: License fee increases for anglers, hunters eyed; state GOP lawmakers say they won't rush things; 7 more state news stories
January 4, 2017 - 9:12am
December 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Study estimates billions from tolls, but with caveats; 4 Amish schoolhouse shootings confirmed; 8 more state news stories
December 29, 2016 - 9:16am