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The new segment of the Mississippi River Regional Trail is now open, stretching between Schaar's Bluff and Spring Lake Regional Park just west of Hastings. (Star Gazette photos by Katrina Styx)play button
Mississippi River Regional Trail segment opens at Spring Lake Park
November 17, 2016 - 8:25am
April 25, 2016
In his spare time, Roger Penman, an experienced carpenter, works with metal, concrete and wood to create sculptural works. He focuses on bold, simple outdoor sculptures. His work will be included in the ArtOPENer Studio Tour this weekend. (Submitted photo)
21 artists, nine locations: Tour offers peek into working studios
April 25, 2016 - 1:16pm
April 20, 2016
Milwaukee police beating victim arrested again; UW says erasing chancellors’ video was not mistake; 12 more Wisconsin news briefs
April 20, 2016 - 8:42am
February 4, 2016
Final snow totals range up to 16 inches; IRS imposters bilk Wisconsin taxpayers out of $250,000; 16 more state news briefs
February 4, 2016 - 7:14am
December 28, 2015
Season's first big snowstorm on the way; Two men die after falling through ice; Nine more state news stories
December 28, 2015 - 9:12am
September 24, 2015
Assembly plans vote today on cutting Planned Parenthood funds; Walker won't take Cabinet post, uncertain on third term as guv; Nine more state news briefs
September 24, 2015 - 8:27am
August 16, 2015
Squirrel monkeys, such as this one seen in the Ecuadorian Amazon, are among the many exotic species allowed to be kept as pets by residents in Wisconsin. The state has few restrictions on owning wild animals that are not native to Wisconsin. (Photo by Monica Hall, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism)
Exotic and exploited? ‘Dangerous’ exotic animals can be pets in Wisconsin
August 16, 2015 - 6:07pm
August 12, 2015
County Board uses federal money to buy St. Croix River shoreland
August 12, 2015 - 3:33pm
August 6, 2015
Escaped inmate is high risk to public, says sheriff; Launched GPS trackers may be used to nab fleeing suspects; 11 more state news stories
August 6, 2015 - 8:59am
December 3, 2014
Deer harvest lowest in 32 years but no shooting deaths reported; Hayward native expected to be executed in Texas tonight; 12 more state news items
December 3, 2014 - 9:43am
November 25, 2014
Fountain City man dies in pickup vs. freight train accident; Gasoline prices dropping here but dropping faster in Minnesota; Nine more state news briefs
November 25, 2014 - 8:42am
September 30, 2014
USC-Aiken student Emmanuella Otabor and UW-Stout student Jade Austin perform an auditory attention test on fellow researcher Nathan Olinger. The UW-Stout students are part of an interdisciplinary team studying effects of head impacts on cognitive function. (Submitted photo)
Stout study: Too many hits may affect brain function in football players
September 30, 2014 - 1:34pm