Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Schachtner defeats Jarchow in special election

outdoors

January 15, 2018
A tidal creek flowing out of cypress swamp into salt marsh on the Lower Suwannee River on the Gulf Coast in Florida. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Where land and rivers meet the sea
January 15, 2018 - 11:25am
January 2, 2018
Prune trees in winter instead of spring to help prevent oak wilt
January 2, 2018 - 5:00pm
December 18, 2017
A shallow draft “bird dog” boat used to set out and harvest clams near Cedar Key, Fla. The engine and helm station are in the bow. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Cheeseheads return to Cedar Key after a long migration
December 18, 2017 - 8:43am
December 13, 2017
Ellie Nawrocki shot her first buck with a crossbow on Nov. 4 and her gun-hunting buck on Dec. 2. She is 11 years old and was hunting with her father, Chad Nawrocki, under the mentoring program with the state of Wisconsin. The gun buck was shot during the metro subunit extended hunt using a .243 rifle. Both bucks were harvested out of the same box blind in Pierce County during the 2017 hunting season. Photos courtesy of Chad Nawrocki
Ellie Nawrocki shoots first bucks under mentoring program
December 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 26, 2017
Keep some helpful tips in mind to ensure another safe hunting season in Wisconsin
November 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 24, 2017
Hunters reminded registering deer in the correct zone still mandatory for the ongoing and upcoming deer seasons
November 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 20, 2017
Salt marsh encroaching on freshwater bald cypress and cabbage palms due to sea level rise. Bird Island Creek near Suwannee, Fla. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Weird weather we're having. Can we move on from climate change denial?
November 20, 2017 - 2:02pm
November 4, 2017
Review trespassing laws before retrieving game
November 4, 2017 - 10:00pm
October 27, 2017
The proposed antlerless deer hunt Saturday, Jan. 6, to Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, will not be conducted. North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo
Proposed late-season deer hunt in southeastern Minnesota will not occur
October 27, 2017 - 9:09am
October 23, 2017
Tim Alsdurf is shown on the stationary bike at the Beez Kneez where he was able to extract honey using his own leg power. Submitted photo
Take your honey for a spin
October 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
Donate a Deer campaign helps meet vital need for local food pantries
October 23, 2017 - 9:15am
Flora Wegner visited 14 national parks and monuments in 14 days as part of Every Kid in a Park and the Junior Ranger Program. In addition, the Wegners made a stop in Guernsey, Wyo., to see the solar eclipse in the zone of totality. Jake Pfeifer / RiverTown Multimedia
14 national parks in a fortnight
October 23, 2017 - 8:45am
October 16, 2017
At a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 5, students from Washington Technology Magnet School and the Benjamin E. Mays School crossed the newly constructed bridge over Bulrush Slough at Belwin Outdoor Science, receiving high fives along the way. The bridge replaced an aging, unsafe structure that was difficult for students in wheelchairs and with other disabilities to use. Photo courtesy of Belwin Conservancy
New bridge at Belwin Conservancy connects students to nature
October 16, 2017 - 1:21pm
October 14, 2017
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
October 14, 2017 - 9:25pm
September 27, 2017
Enjoy wild game safely this hunting season
September 27, 2017 - 10:03am