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June 14, 2019
The Farmington High School fishing team's logo is unique even among their peers with a bright orange octopus with mean eyes, an almost skull-like head and fishing hooks at the end of its tentacles. Image courtesy of Andy Boyum
Farmington High School fishing team starts inaugural season
June 14, 2019 - 6:56pm
Ryan Brueske and his wife Kannika snapped photos and video of a bear they saw on Laurel Avenue in Hudson on Wednesday, June 12. Ryan reported the bear appeared agitated and that many cars did not notice it in the tree. Photos courtesy of Ryan Brueskeplay button
VIDEO: A 'beary' surprising sighting in Hudson
June 14, 2019 - 2:55pm
May 28, 2019
The Kinnickinnic River is a popular trout fishing stream in St. Croix and Pierce counties, two of Wisconsin’s fastest-growing counties. The river’s picturesque canyon is home to 40 threatened and endangered species of flora and fauna, and its cold, spring-fed waters are classified as Extraordinary and Outstanding Trout Habitat by the Wisconsin DNR. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Farm to Faucet: St. Croix River Association plans program for 2019-2020 school year
May 28, 2019 - 5:00pm
May 13, 2019
The ruby-throated hummingbird is the only species native to Minnesota and Wisconsin. They migrate and arrive in May and leave in August or September. The males arrive first. Photo courtesy of Donald Mitchell
Hummingbirds: They may be tiny, but they can be feisty
May 13, 2019 - 5:00am
May 6, 2019
A gypsy moth caterpillar. Duluth News Tribune file photo
Keep an eye out for gypsy moth trappers this month
May 6, 2019 - 6:00pm
May 1, 2019
Jake Wisse of Hudson lets out a yell as he crosses the finish line on his bike to win the Kinniator Challenge Sunday, April 28. Wisse completed a two-mile run, nine-mile kayak paddle and 11-mile bike ride in 2 hours, 52 minutes and 52 seconds. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
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Great day to run, paddle and bike; 28 complete Kinniator Challenge
May 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
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
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