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Chad Bleeker and Carl Stayberg hold up the check they won after winning the AIM National Championship Shootout Friday and Saturday, June 2 and 3 in the Mississippi River near Hager City. 
Photo courtesy of Carl Stayberg
Fishing: Bleeker, Stayberg win national tournament
7 hours 7 min ago
June 13, 2017
St. Croix Riverway book sketches modern history
June 13, 2017 - 9:11am
June 9, 2017
The 2017 Ellsworth Claybreakers 
Photo courtesy of Denton Achenbach
Claybreakers: Students find time for fun
June 9, 2017 - 4:20pm
Tips for boating safety during the early fishing season
June 9, 2017 - 9:55am
June 8, 2017
A bluebird nesting box. BRAW volunteers have worked to restore the population of Eastern bluebirds. Photo submitted by Jean-Pierre Lafouge
Restoring bluebirds in Wisconsin for over 30 years
June 8, 2017 - 9:26am
May 26, 2017
Belwin Conservancy in Afton, Minn., held a bison release Saturday, May 20. Festivities began at 11 a.m. with the first truck releasing bison around noon. Jake Pfeifer / RiverTown Multimedia
Where the buffalo roam
May 26, 2017 - 10:17am
May 15, 2017
Mike Brenner led the Claybreakers hitting 48 out of 50 targets last week. Ellsworth senior Katie Trunkel led the girls for the first time this year with 38 out of 50 shots made. Photo courtesy of Denton Achenbach
Local trap shooting roundup: Claybreakers making up ground
May 15, 2017 - 4:10pm
March 31, 2017
A male hooded merganser. We saw many of these exquisite small ducks on the Gulf Coast of Florida. They will migrate north to nest in trees near rivers around here soon. (Photo courtesy of Dan Wilcox)
Wild side column: How do snowbirds find their way home?
March 31, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 19, 2017
(Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources)
Hunter education course taking registration
March 19, 2017 - 8:00am
February 21, 2017
Jager McCabe, of Ellsworth, and his dad Josh, snagged this little rainbow trout out of Roger Nelson’s pond during the Ellsworth Funsters ice fishing contest Saturday, Feb. 18. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
PHOTO GALLERY: Ice fishing tourneys draw out anglers
February 21, 2017 - 10:17am
January 28, 2017
Wild side column: Living on the edges of the nature coast
January 28, 2017 - 3:48pm
January 13, 2017
Carol and Jack in a stand of slash pines with palmetto and oak understory near Gulf Shores, Alabama. This is a fire-maintained pine savanna ecosystem. The pines have fire-resistant bark.  (Photo courtesy of Dan Wilcox)
Wild side column: Snowbirds migrate to pine savanna and coastal marshes
January 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 27, 2016
A black-capped chickadee at a feeder. Wisconsin DNR photo. (Photo courtesy of Dan Wilcox)
Wild Side Column: How do those little birds keep warm?
December 27, 2016 - 2:37pm
December 12, 2016
Wild side column: Tragedy in the woods
December 12, 2016 - 5:52pm
December 9, 2016
Nick Johnson of Prescott shot a doe in Pierce County during the nine-day gun deer season. (Photo courtesy of Nick Johnson)
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
December 9, 2016 - 1:07pm
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