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June 20, 2018
Visitors at the National Eagle Center stand on the observation deck overlooking the public dock and Mississippi River where the kids fishing program takes place every Wednesday throughout the summer.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
National Eagle Center celebrates Bald Eagle Days
18 hours 49 min ago
June 3, 2018
The U.S. Army used Hastings for its training ground May 20. Courtesy of Nancy Zimmerman
The mighty, military Mississippi: U.S. Army conducts drills on river
June 3, 2018 - 7:00am
May 17, 2018
After a long day of paddling, Kevin Eckelkamp, Nate Lastinger and KJ Millhone pose for a photo with their canoe on May 15, 2018. Cate Zenzen / RiverTown Multimedia
3 men pass through Red Wing on potentially record-breaking canoe trip
May 17, 2018 - 8:41am
May 8, 2018
A golden eye
Birds in full migration along Upper Mississippi River
May 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 3, 2018
Wisconsin and Minnesota fishery officials are considering the first changes to bag and size limits on the Mississippi River, shown here at Hastings, in 50 years. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Fishery officials consider new bag, size limits for Mississippi River; more state news stories
May 3, 2018 - 8:42am
April 20, 2018
The Mississippi River, shown here at Prescott, could be poised for flooding in some areas, depending on the outcome of the melting process. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: After winter’s sucker punch, concerns turn to melting snow; more state news stories
April 20, 2018 - 8:37am
April 11, 2018
The Motor Vessel Michael Poindexter locks through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District’s Lock and Dam 2, near Hastings, April 11, 2018. The vessel was the first to break through the ice in Lake Pepin. Photo courtesy U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
First tow reaches St. Paul, signaling start to navigation season
April 11, 2018 - 4:27pm
March 19, 2018
The Mississippi River at Hastings, Minn. File photo
Wisconsin roundup:Feds suggest revised rules for Upper Mississippi River; Amery man accused of animal mistreatment; more state news stories
March 19, 2018 - 10:07am
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 10, 2018
Photos by Kip Earney
Giving back: Area residents help with wood duck houses
February 10, 2018 - 7:00am
December 7, 2017
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Eagle eye view: Red Wing bridge project continues
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
November 23, 2017
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
August 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: One dead, 1 missing in Mississippi River boat crash; 8 more state news stories
August 14, 2017 - 8:15am
July 12, 2017
Emily Du Houx (left) and Morgan Rogers docked their hand-built boat, the Michi Zeebee, in Hastings before continuing on their two-month journey to New Orleans. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
The Voyage of the Michi Zeebee
July 12, 2017 - 8:26am
May 1, 2017
Jim Crigler is paddling the length of the Mississippi River beginning at Lake Itasca with his final destination being New Orleans. Submitted photo
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am
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