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September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo.
Adrift on the Mississippi: Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
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 20, 2018
Democrat Tony Evers, left, holds an early 5-point polling lead over Republican incumbent Scott Walker in the 2018 Wisconsin gubernatorial race. File photos
Wisconsin roundup: Evers holds 5 point lead over Walker in first polling; more body parts found in Mississippi River; more state news stories
August 20, 2018 - 9:07am
May 3, 2018
Wisconsin and Minnesota fishery officials are considering the first changes to bag and size limits on the Mississippi River, shown here at Hastings, in 50 years. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Fishery officials consider new bag, size limits for Mississippi River; more state news stories
May 3, 2018 - 8:42am
April 20, 2018
The Mississippi River, shown here at Prescott, could be poised for flooding in some areas, depending on the outcome of the melting process. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: After winter’s sucker punch, concerns turn to melting snow; more state news stories
April 20, 2018 - 8:37am
March 19, 2018
The Mississippi River at Hastings, Minn. File photo
Wisconsin roundup:Feds suggest revised rules for Upper Mississippi River; Amery man accused of animal mistreatment; more state news stories
March 19, 2018 - 10:07am
November 23, 2017
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
August 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: One dead, 1 missing in Mississippi River boat crash; 8 more state news stories
August 14, 2017 - 8:15am
May 1, 2017
Jim Crigler is paddling the length of the Mississippi River beginning at Lake Itasca with his final destination being New Orleans. Submitted photo
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
April 11, 2016
Officials ID cause of 2015 train crash; Duffy predicts 'brass-knuckle fight' at GOP convention; state cops called in for Lake Hallie shooting case; 10 more state news stories
April 11, 2016 - 8:15am
March 16, 2016
Law enforcement officers converged on a boat launch along the Mississippi River's Back Channel on Wednesday in rural Hager City. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Dive team called to Mississippi River back channel; Christiansen family clings to hopes
March 16, 2016 - 3:47pm
March 14, 2016
Mississippi River shipping should begin early; plastic-bag ban comes under fire; Thompson weighs in on SCOTUS nomination; seven more state news stories
March 14, 2016 - 8:28am
October 1, 2009
La Crosse rescue divers discover submerged car in Mississippi
October 1, 2009 - 9:44am
June 8, 2009
Inspectors seek cause of large diesel spill on Mississippi River near La Crosse
June 8, 2009 - 9:00am
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