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November 1, 2018
It’s here: Minnesota deer firearms season opens Saturday
November 1, 2018 - 8:56pm
October 17, 2018
EHD, or Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease, has been confirmed in six captive deer in southeast Minnesota. EHD affects members of the deer family, and whitetails are highly susceptible. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
October 17, 2018 - 2:06pm
October 15, 2018
Students worked together to unload a truck of native plants to replace the burdock that they removed from the area. Kelsey Roy/RiverTown Multimedia
High school class continues prairie restoration project
October 15, 2018 - 5:00am
September 22, 2018
In order to get the whooping cranes to follow humans in the ultra-light airplane, caretakers had to spend many hours working with young cranes to get them to imprint on humans. Photo courtesy of Operation Migration
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
September 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 18, 2018
Dakota County Parks naturalists Laura LeFebvre (left) and Konnie Herr tag a monarch butterfly that was reared indoors at the Lebanon Hills Regional Park Visitor Center. Information was recorded about the butterfly prior to its release Aug. 29, 2018, at Lebanon Hills. Photo by Brian Basham
Dakota County monarch program helps species, migration research
September 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 17, 2018
2019 Waterfowl Stamp Competition.  First Place:  Jim Caturia. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Cannon Falls artist wins waterfowl stamp contest
September 17, 2018 - 5:00am
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
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 23, 2018
Pictured, from left to right, in the back are Head Coach Jeff Dohmen, Ella Dohmen, Colin Maher, Casey Steinmetz, Jacob Landoll, Meredyth Anderson, Coach Matt Anderson and Coach Dan Braun; in the middle are Nolan Guild, Carlie Furlong, Morgan Sherry, Kate Kummer, Emma Butler, Eva Greene and Abi Englin; and in the front are Sydney Sticha, Isabella Kasel, Margaret Macoskey, Marian Tripp, Blossom Mwangi and Peter Clark. Not pictured are Patrick (P.J.) and Thomas (Mas) Noonan. Photo courtesy of Jeff Dohmen
SEAS archery team qualifies and competes at nationals
June 23, 2018 - 8:00am
June 22, 2018
Simon Kimmes, shooting trap, made the MN State High School Clay Target League All-State team. Photo courtesy of Dawn Walker
Hastings Trap and Skeet team moves on to postseason shooting
June 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 10, 2018
Competition has started for the Hastings Raiders Trap and Skeet Shooting club. They shoot at the 3M Trap and Skeet club. Photo courtesy of Dawn Walker
Hastings Raiders remain nation's largest trap and skeet shooting teams
May 10, 2018 - 2:29pm
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
April 15, 2018
The DNR east metro fisheries crew met a truck from the state hatchery in Lanesboro to transfer 2,000 trout in the Vermillion River. Another 2,300 yearling rainbow trout are planned for stocking downstream later this spring after the frost is out. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Area has successful trout fishing season opener
April 15, 2018 - 7:30am
March 17, 2018
River Blades skater Lindsey Nadeau passed her US Figure Skating Field Moves and Freeskate tests in front of a panel of US Figure Skating-appointed judges. Photo courtesy of Amanda Truax
Recent River Blades Skating School accomplishments
March 17, 2018 - 8:00am
Latsch was found on the ground near a bald eagle nest on the Mississippi River just outside of Winona. Photo courtesy of the National Eagle Center
National Eagle Center introduces newest bald eagle ambassador: Latsch
March 17, 2018 - 6:17am
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