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March 28, 2013
A small owl of boreal and montane forests, the Boreal Owl is found throughout Alaska and Canada, and across northern Eurasia, as well. It is found in the lower 48 states only in the mountains of the West, in extreme northern Minnesota, and as an occasional winter visitor to the northern states. Photo courtesy
Unusual owl, eh? Canadian raptors push south in search of food; farmers urged to watch wallets with crop insurers; more state news
March 28, 2013 - 10:04am
Spring Election is Tuesday, April 2
March 28, 2013 - 8:46am
March 27, 2013
DAY BY DAY: Age, wisdom and a whole host of other myths wasting on the young
March 27, 2013 - 12:29pm
OUR VIEW: Important decisions in Tuesday's election
March 27, 2013 - 12:20pm
Schaffhausen may plead guilty; man charged in cyber-attack on Koch companies; more state news
March 27, 2013 - 8:13am
March 26, 2013
Superior Firefighters fight a house fire at 54 Billings Drive, a short distance from Saint Louis Bay on Lake Superior Monday morning on the city's west side. Photo courtesy of Jed Carlson, Superior Telegram.
House fire claims life of retired music teacher; Council of Churches press for prisoner releases; Walker writing a book, more state news
March 26, 2013 - 8:44am
March 25, 2013
Postal employees rally to keep Saturday delivery; Walker ignores prisoner pardon requests; Feds consider pre-pay funeral fund probe, more state news
March 25, 2013 - 8:29am
March 22, 2013
Fallone, Roggensack face-off in final debate tonight; Baldwin will host hearing on Walker budget; more state briefs
March 22, 2013 - 8:41am
March 19, 2013
Wisconsin's six Chippewa tribes have filed documents with the WDNR stating they hope to harvest 59,000 pounds of walleye by spearing this spring, up 13 percent from last year's goal.
New UW Madison chancellor hails from Twin Cities; tribes announce highest-ever spearing goals; more state news
March 19, 2013 - 8:44am
March 18, 2013
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District employees Al VanGuilder, left, survey technician, and Bill Chelmowski, marine machinery mechanic, use an airboat to measure ice on Lake Pepin, near Wabasha, Minn., last month. Lake Pepin, located on the Mississippi River between Red Wing and Wabasha, Minn., is used as the benchmark because the ice melts slower in this area due to the lake width and the slower current. Photo by Patrick Moes.
Heavy ice will delay first towboats; tourism conference underway; 2 boys die in house fire, more state news
March 18, 2013 - 9:03am
March 16, 2013
Letter: Says DA is 'imposter'
March 16, 2013 - 12:38pm
March 15, 2013
Margaret's Musings: Breaking the silence -- what does OFA mean to you?
March 15, 2013 - 11:21am
March 14, 2013
The Kewaunee nuclear power station began commercial operation in 1974. Dominion acquired the station in July 2005. The facility is located in Carlton, on Lake Michigan about 35 miles southeast of Green Bay. Photo courtesy of Dominion.
Cardinal Dolan likes new pope's humility; city leaders plan for climate change; Kewaunee preps for life after nuke plant; more state news
March 14, 2013 - 8:25am
March 12, 2013
Corps issues permits for Stillwater Bridge; One in five firms plan to add workers; more briefs
March 12, 2013 - 9:10am
March 7, 2013
Michael Huebsch, secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Administration, visits the Hudson office of the Star-Observer on Tuesday. He was in town to support Gov. Scott Walker's 2013-15 state budget proposal.
Administration secretary visits to promote governor's budget proposal
March 7, 2013 - 4:01pm