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December 1, 2018
Opening weekend of the 2018 gun deer season for three generations of the Steele family was made even more memorable when 9-year-old Henry Steele of Hudson shot an 8-point buck while hunting near Clear Lake. Pictured are Henry Steele, kneeling, grandfather Jack Steele of Amery, back left, and father Luke Steele. Photo courtesy of Holly Steele
Three generation hunt
December 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
Jordan Donatell of Hudson got a jump on the regular deer hunting season by bagging this 10-point buck while bow hunting just outside of Hudson Nov. 12. The buck weighed an estimated 200 pounds and had a 16.5-inch antler spread and, according to his wife Lisa, would have made Jordan's dad proud. Photo courtesy of Lisa Donatell
Early bow buck for Jordan Donatell
December 1, 2018 - 10:00am
November 27, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: DNR declares Wisconsin 2018 deer season safest ever; more state news stories
November 27, 2018 - 11:13am
November 20, 2018
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind, a Democrat whose district includes Pierce County, is among members of his party who haven't yet said whether they will support Nancy Pelosi's bid for House speaker. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Ron Kind among Wis. Dems mum on Pelosi support; more state news stories
November 20, 2018 - 9:00am
November 19, 2018
Attorney General Brad Schimel. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Schimel set to decide on recount in attorney general race; more state news stories
November 19, 2018 - 9:18am
November 13, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Baraboo school officials investigating controversial photo; more state news stories
November 13, 2018 - 10:33am
October 25, 2018
Felony charges filed against Deer Park teen accused of shooting hunter
October 25, 2018 - 9:54am
October 5, 2018
U.S. Sens. Tammy Baldwin, a Democrat, and Ron Johnson, a Republican, are split over support for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. File photos
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin’s senators split on Kavanaugh; bear attack in Douglas County; more state news stories
October 5, 2018 - 9:38am
October 4, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: DNR sets aside chronic wasting disease rule for deer season; more state news stories
October 4, 2018 - 9:45am
October 2, 2018
Clear Lake hunter injured after Star Prairie teen fires gun
October 2, 2018 - 3:58pm
September 18, 2018
St. Croix County Chair Roger Larson (foreground) and County Supervisor Ron Roettger (background) listened as USFWS staff provided an overview of the habitat management activities, water quality monitoring, Karner Blue Butterfly research activities and outdoor recreation opportunities that take place on Oak Ridge WPA. Photo courtesy of Patrick Hernandez, USFWS
USFWS hosts floating forum for legislators
September 18, 2018 - 7:36am
September 17, 2018
Authorities in Polk County worked Sunday, Sept. 16, to remove a globe from a bear cub's head. Photo courtesy of Polk County Sheriff's Office
Wisconsin roundup: Polk County authorities, citizens rescue globe-ensnared bear; more state news stories
September 17, 2018 - 8:53am
Give your input on County Outdoor Rec Plan
July 17, 2018 - 3:30pm
July 5, 2018
The Grand Duchess will set sail at 6 p.m. from Lakefront Park in Hudson to give guests a scenic and informational cruise of the St. Croix River. Submitted photo
Cruising the St. Croix River
July 5, 2018 - 9:41am
June 12, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: CWD confirmation leads to more than 100 deer killed at game farm; more state news stories
June 12, 2018 - 10:42am