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STORAGE SALE NOTICE: August 26, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
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April 2, 2014
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
EAU CLAIRE – State wildlife biologists invite anyone interested in the status of their local deer herd to attend the annual spring fish and game hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, April 14, in their county. In the past, early spring herd status meetings were based on groupings of deer management...
April 2, 2014 - 12:05pm
November 18, 2013
Area nonprofit proves fishing has no boundaries
The St. Croix Valley Chapter of Fishing Has No Boundaries knows the very well the healing powers of fishing. At this year’s annual event, which...
November 18, 2013 - 8:38am
July 28, 2013
Kids fishing contest at Willow River Saturday morning
Willow River State Park hosts kids fishing contest Saturday, July 27, 9-noon. Poles and bait provided if needed.
July 28, 2013 - 12:53pm
July 15, 2013
DNR wants to declare three area trout streams as self-sustaining
SPOONER -- Portions of five western Wisconsin trout streams would be reclassified based on their habitat and ability to support natural trout...
July 15, 2013 - 2:18pm
May 20, 2013
Summer, kids, fishing, it's all good and it's on Perch Lake
The St. Croix Sportsman's Alliance will sponsor a free kids fishing contest on Saturday afternoon, June 8, at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake,...
May 20, 2013 - 4:18pm
January 29, 2013
Kids' ice fishing contest Feb. 23
On Saturday, Feb. 23, there will be a kids ice fishing contest at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake from 2-4 p.m. for children ages 6-12. Bait...
January 29, 2013 - 9:21am
June 27, 2011
Hudson's Jason Hawksford wins Wisconsin Junior B.A.S.S. fishing championship
Forty-two young fishermen from Wisconsin and northern Illinois came together to fish the St. Croix River on Saturday to compete for the state...
June 27, 2011 - 2:11pm
June 23, 2011
Wisconsin B.A.S.S. Federation junior bass fishing tournament in Hudson on Saturday
Hudson will be the site for the 2011 Wisconsin B.A.S.S. Federation junior state fishing tournament this Saturday. The tournament is scheduled...
June 23, 2011 - 11:40am
February 24, 2011
Bass Lake Ice Fishing Contest will go on as scheduled this Saturday
The 2011 Bass Lake Ice Fishing Contest will be held as scheduled this Saturday on Bass Lake, outside of Somerset. Bass Lake has more than 20 inches of clear safe ice. However, the combination of unseasonably warm weather and excessive salt run-off from the parking area has caused...
February 24, 2011 - 10:18am
August 25, 2010
Barrett promises free hunting, fishing and park admissions twice a year
Democrat Tom Barrett says Wisconsin would have free hunting, fishing, and state park admissions on two weekends each year if he's elected governor. The Milwaukee mayor says he would suspend the fees once in the summer and once in the winter, to encourage folks from Chicago and Minneapolis-Saint...
August 25, 2010 - 10:57am
August 9, 2010
Men escape after truck, trailer slide into Mississippi River at boat launch in Hastings
For good friends Randy Johnson and Jim Hunt, Monday morning was supposed to be spent floating on the St. Croix River and catching walleyes. Instead,...
August 9, 2010 - 1:06pm
August 6, 2010
In defense of fishermen who never have enough baits
Have you ever noticed that no matter how many baits you might have in your tackle box that there will be a day, once or twice a season, that you will not have the right bait, or if you do, it will not be in the right color. That is the nature of fishing. Of course countless makers...
August 6, 2010 - 10:03am
July 16, 2010
Notes From The Dockside: A change in plans
This trip had been planned for some time. There had been a number of e-mails back and forth and then some phone calls. William had a few days off work and said that we should go north and fish for smallmouth bass. He said that we could stay at a cabin that his wife's family had....
July 16, 2010 - 10:28am
June 6, 2010
DNR expects hot weather to cause fish kills in northwestern Wisconsin
Warmer weather could lead to fish kills in northwestern Wisconsin in the coming weeks. Department of Natural Resources biologists say the Columnaris bacteria becomes active and starts impacting the fish population when water temperatures top 65 to 70 degrees. That bacteria doesn't...
June 6, 2010 - 1:07pm
June 4, 2010
Notes From The Dockside: Rain gear - it's indispensable
It is one of those indispensable things. If you spend any time in the outdoors you need it. Over the years I have worn countless types of rain gear which has gone on to perpetuate a long standing love-hate relationship with the stuff. One of the first things I began to realize about...
June 4, 2010 - 10:22am