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UWS renames center for 'Pope' Wright
City, county offices close for the holiday
SCCU sponsors free financial literacy program for schools
Results are in on Douglas County's water quality
County officials educate state legislators on crisis
Spartan girls drop opener
Taylor eclipses 300 yards, leads Wisconsin over Purdue in third OT
Happ makes history as Wisconsin rolls Houston Baptist
McCarthy discusses job status with Packers struggling
Packers TE Graham suffers broken thumb
Getting 'round to it
Hate groups use Confederate flag for its symbolism
Why the Brazilian elections matter
Say 'yes' to yourself
Big winner on 2018 ballot was voting itself
Free Thanksgiving meals offer more than food
Senior grocery delivery expands to Superior
Habitat plans to close ReStore
Tourism grant boosts Iron River sled dog race
'Simple Things' offers charming stories from bygone era
Brazilian percussionist performs at UWS
SHS offers free performance of state-bound play
UWS Music Department, Ragtime Society partner for recitals
Chorfest highlights high school music talent
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Virgil & Marilyn Nelson
Richard A. Doolittle
Ernest E. Saari
Verlyn L. Peterson
Henry "Bud" E. Litchke
November 18, 2018
Cross country ski enthusiasts get new home at base of Duluth’s Spirit Mountain
DULUTH — When Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins visited Duluth earlier this month she may have inspired a future generation of Nordic ski...
20 hours 22 min ago
November 17, 2018
Wisconsin deer hunt tradition continues: Approaching a half century, Finstad family deer camp mixes fun, success
GORDON, Wis. — There are close to 60 sets of deer antlers in the Finstad family deer camp south of town, more than one for every year there’s...
November 17, 2018 - 5:10pm
November 16, 2018
Be aware of trespass laws when hunting
With the upcoming deer hunting season, hunters and rural landowners should be aware of Wisconsin's trespass law. According to the law, hunters...
November 16, 2018 - 8:17am
Wisconsin bear harvest down 11 percent
Wisconsin's black bear harvest was down 11 percent this fall compared to last year, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Hunters harvested 3,685 black bear this fall, which is down from 4,136 last year. Scott Walter, a large carnivore specialist with the DNR,...
November 16, 2018 - 8:16am
Hunter success high during Wisconsin's first managed elk hunt
Following more than 22 years of elk management and reintroduction efforts, 2018 marked Wisconsin's first managed elk hunt in state history. Not...
November 16, 2018 - 8:05am
Prospects better for Wisconsin firearms deer season
It won't be the good old days of northwestern Wisconsin deer hunting, like way back in the early 2000s when hunters harvested more than 15,000...
November 16, 2018 - 7:57am
November 14, 2018
Hunter success high during early portion of first-ever managed elk hunt in Wisconsin
A harvest quota of 10 bulls was approved for this historic hunt, five of which were filled by mid-October by the Chippewa tribes. Since then,...
November 14, 2018 - 10:29am
November 9, 2018
Wood ferns are still green
The woods of November are a great place to wander through. Gone are the hot days — not yet too cold and we don't deal with annoying insects....
November 9, 2018 - 9:04am
November 2, 2018
Wisconsin DNR launches new hunting app
New for fall 2018, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has launched the "Hunt Wild Wisconsin" mobile application. "Hunt Wild Wisconsin is going to help our hunters from Day 1. They can find new public lands, take a look at the regulations and much more, all in one place,"...
November 2, 2018 - 8:08am
Woolybear caterpillars seek shelters now
The woods of early November is open and reveals conditions of the autumn interlude — between leaves dropping from trees and the lasting...
November 2, 2018 - 8:06am
October 19, 2018
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
CHIPPEWA NATIONAL FOREST, Minn. — Jens Heig first checked the tail and rump feathers of the smallish grouse, then checked the edges of...
October 19, 2018 - 9:27am
Late-season mushrooms respond to rains
The first weeks of October this fall may not have been what we were expecting weather-wise. After a September of several degrees above normal,...
October 19, 2018 - 9:17am
October 12, 2018
New England asters bloom late
By the time we reach mid-October, we've seen much of what fall has to offer in the Northland. Shorter days — now 11 hours of daylight —...
October 12, 2018 - 8:33am
October 1, 2018
DNR confirms zebra mussels in Otter Tail County lake
ST. PAUL -- Round Lake in Otter Tail County is the latest body of water in Minnesota to have zebra mussels. The Minnesota Department of Natural...
October 1, 2018 - 2:15pm
September 28, 2018
Wisconsin will close grouse season early
The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board on Wednesday voted to chop a month off the state's grouse hunting season because of concerns over a declining...
September 28, 2018 - 8:09am