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June 17, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Dredging underway on Mississippi River; more state news stories
June 17, 2019 - 9:37am
May 22, 2019
A view of the Mississippi River at the intersection of 860th Street, looking south from Everts Resort in Trenton. The road leading to the property which would hold the campground was blocked off due to mud and flooding residue. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Aftermath of Trenton's buyout: 3 years of campground discussion abandoned at board meeting
May 22, 2019 - 10:00am
April 9, 2019
Harbor Bar in Hager City has endured years of flooding on the Mississippi River. Owner Brad Smith said the bar was recently filled with nearly two feet of water the first week of April. Drone photo courtesy of Patrick Schulz
Harbor Bar owner 'lucky' to clean out after flooding every year he says
April 9, 2019 - 8:00am
April 3, 2019
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Before/After: Video shows extent of Mississippi River flooding at Red Wing
April 3, 2019 - 2:47pm
March 22, 2019
Muzeyyen Ayan. Photo courtesy Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension
Body found in Town of Trenton ID'd as missing Eau Claire woman
March 22, 2019 - 10:08am
March 19, 2019
Volunteers fill sandbags March 19, 2019, at Treasure Island Resort and Casino in preparation for possible flooding on Prairie Island. River levels are forecasted to near flood stage early next week. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Flood preparations begin on Prairie Island
March 19, 2019 - 2:30pm
March 3, 2019
Letter: Citizen committee promotes Bridge of Valor
March 3, 2019 - 5:00pm
September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo.
Adrift on the Mississippi: Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
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
August 27, 2018
Canoers row through the backwaters near the Hazen P. Mooer Park during the Canoe the Backwaters event Aug. 18. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Parks and Recreation Department
Row, row, row: Cottage Grove Parks Department hosts Mississippi canoe event
August 27, 2018 - 1:55pm
August 20, 2018
Democrat Tony Evers, left, holds an early 5-point polling lead over Republican incumbent Scott Walker in the 2018 Wisconsin gubernatorial race. File photos
Wisconsin roundup: Evers holds 5 point lead over Walker in first polling; more body parts found in Mississippi River; more state news stories
August 20, 2018 - 9:07am
August 8, 2018
The Mississippi River, near Grey Cloud Island Township. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Mississippi fuel leak reaches Cottage Grove, Grey Cloud
August 8, 2018 - 4:27pm
A crew pulls in a containment boom Aug. 8, 2018, near the Red Wing Izaak Walton League Clubhouse on the Mississippi River as part of a yearly river response training exercise by the Red Wing Community Awareness and Emergency Response Organization, or CAER. The exercise was held the same day a train derailment in St. Paul sent 3,200 gallons of diesel fuel into the river. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Video: Crews practice spill response on the Mississippi River
August 8, 2018 - 2:07pm
July 30, 2018
Mississippi River in Cottage Grove. File photo
Updated: Victim named in Mississippi River drowning
July 30, 2018 - 2:20pm
July 29, 2018
Barge strikes stalled motorboat near Red Wing Marina
July 29, 2018 - 5:51pm