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April 15, 2019
USDA offers low-interest loans for ag producers impacted by natural disasters
April 15, 2019 - 10:00am
April 14, 2019
Garlic mustard is particularly easy to pull in moist soil and should be eradicated before it spreads as it can take control of the entire forest understory. Submitted photo
Garlic Mustard will be emerging soon
April 14, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 2, 2019
Hudson to host invasive carp event
April 2, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2019
St. Croix County Deer Advisory Council to hold first meeting March 12
March 9, 2019 - 10:00am
February 27, 2019
Start of Kortelopet, the first save of participants. Photo courtesy of Mark Gherty
PHOTOS: The northwoods come alive for American Birkebeiner
February 27, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 26, 2019
The temperature was 6 degrees Fahrenheit when Bill Chelmowski (orange jacket) and Jack Zannon set out on the first Lake Pepin Ice Survey of 2019. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Crew surveys ice depths on Lake Pepin
February 26, 2019 - 6:00am
February 6, 2019
A pan full of broiled oysters prepared by our friend Frank Fillo. Fine appetizers before a fish dinner. Dan Wilcox photo.
Wild Side Column: Oysters are cool and delicious
February 6, 2019 - 8:00am
January 21, 2019
True North canoe maps are designed to be viewed dynamically and have buttonholes allowing them to be clipped onto different surfaces. Photo courtesy of True North Map Co.
A Boundary Waters breakthrough: Hudson men release wearable, functional maps
January 21, 2019 - 4:00pm
January 16, 2019
From left to right are GreenCorps members Ben Lehman, Kate Johnson and Jaron Cook. Submitted photo
GreenCorps members prescribe a low-salt diet for Minnesota waters
January 16, 2019 - 6:00am
January 14, 2019
A racer returns to the launching area at Roschen Park in Lake City on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Ice boats race on Lake Pepin
January 14, 2019 - 6:00am
January 13, 2019
Oak tree seedlings. Photo courtesy of Great River Greening
Restoring wildlife management areas in Cannon River Watershed
January 13, 2019 - 5:00am
December 30, 2018
As MN state park permit price jumps, sales declined this past summer
December 30, 2018 - 2:14pm
December 23, 2018
Several local residents have reported trumpeter swan sightings between Lake Pepin and U.S. Lock & Dam No. 3 recently. This one was sitting on the ice Dec. 18 in Vogel Harbor, Red Wing, Minn. Others have been seen at Colvill Park, Bay City near the park, and above the lock.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
VIDEO: Swan spotted in Red Wing
December 23, 2018 - 4:54pm
December 15, 2018
Boundary and location of the North Woods and Waters of the St. Croix Heritage Area. Submitted map
St. Croix Heritage Area seats new board of directors
December 15, 2018 - 5:00am
December 10, 2018
Coalition representatives, in the front row (from left to right): Steve Hoogheem, Jerimiah Wendt, Tom Spaniol, Larry Rauch and Tammy Traxler. Back row: Deb Ryun, Gary Knutson, Randy Olson, Dale Clarkson, Chuck Schwartz, Danielle Campeau, Bill Rubin and Peter Allen. Photo courtesy of the Wisconsin DNR
DNR honors municipal partners for mitigation work
December 10, 2018 - 7:49am