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July 3, 2018
Cody Hanson, Plum City, Wis., received the 2017 DNR Ethical Hunter Award, presented at Vortex Optics, Barneved, May 17. Chief Warden Todd Schaller presented the award and Nick Laufenber, of Vortex, presented a Vortex product to Hanson.  Payton Kopp, of Maiden Rock, Wis., was hunting with Hanson during the 2017 gun deer season. Submitted photos
DVS/Hunter Ethics Award goes to Cody Hanson
July 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 29, 2018
Kayak lessons are being offered this summer by The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks. The final session will take kayakers down the Kinni to the St. Croix. Submitted photo
Kayaking lessons offered this summer
June 29, 2018 - 10:04am
June 23, 2018
Anna Davenport of Hudson, right, competes against Emma Magnone of Wauconda, Ill., at the Midwest Log Rolling Championships at Wingra Beach in Madison Saturday, June 9. Photo courtesy of Joanie Davenport
Hudson log roller Midwest champ
June 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 24, 2018
Jenica Giese became the first female member of the Ellsworth Claybreakers team to break into the 40's by shooting 41/50 clay targets in Week 4 of competition. Photo courtesy of Denton Achenbach
Claybreakers continue to improve as State approaches
May 24, 2018 - 8:42am
May 23, 2018
U.S. Fish and Wildlife officials placed this warning sign at the Betterly WPA, just outside New Richmond. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Aggressive bears reported in St. Croix County
May 23, 2018 - 9:37am
May 21, 2018
The Elmwood clay target team is currently the top team of the Wisconsin State High School League's Class 1A Conference 3 by over 100 points. The program is only four years old, but it's found just as much success, if not more, than Elmwood's other high school sports teams. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Elmwood clay target team reaps benefits
May 21, 2018 - 5:17pm
May 9, 2018
Anna Linder, age 6, and Gabe Linder, age 9, of Roberts, had their hands full at the Eau Galle-Rush River Sportsman's Club Trout Fishing Contest Saturday, May 5 at the Ellsworth Rod & Gun Club. Photo courtesy of Lin Linder
Gone fishin’: May 5 fishing opener on the books
May 9, 2018 - 6:31pm
May 8, 2018
A golden eye
Birds in full migration along Upper Mississippi River
May 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 17, 2018
Latsch was found on the ground near a bald eagle nest on the Mississippi River just outside of Winona. Photo courtesy of the National Eagle Center
National Eagle Center introduces newest bald eagle ambassador: Latsch
March 17, 2018 - 6:17am
March 10, 2018
The male fishers are larger than the females and will weigh up to 15 pounds while the females top out at 5-8 pounds. Submitted photo
Outdoor Happenings: Fishers
March 10, 2018 - 5:48am
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
March 3, 2018
The Birkie brings an estimated 13,000 skiers to the Hayward region the last weekend of February, since 1973. Photo courtesy of Mark Gherty
PHOTOS: Completion and family celebrated at the Birkie
March 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 2, 2018
Hunter education course gears up
March 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 19, 2018
Crows are considered to be very intelligent animals. Photos by Mike Reiter
Outdoor Happenings: Crows
February 19, 2018 - 2:39pm
February 12, 2018
My first permit caught on a fly rod near Placencia Belize. The photo was taken by fishing guide Eloy Cuevas.
Another fishing addiction
February 12, 2018 - 11:21am
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