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December 3, 2014
A chart issued by the WDNR shows harvest figures from western counties and a comparison with last year's harvest.
Recent season's buck harvest 8 percent behind last year, safest ever recorded; buck kill up in Pierce
December 3, 2014 - 5:33am
December 1, 2014
Jack Decheine, son of Jason and Laura Decheine of River Falls is shown with his very first deer shot on the morning of Friday, Nov. 28,  in the Rush River Valley near Maiden Rock. The 8-pointer was taken while Jack was hunting with his father, Jason. Submitted photo by Milt Helmer.
Young man bags his first deer
December 1, 2014 - 9:21am
November 24, 2014
Whaling ships in the harbor at New Bedford, Mass. in October, 1901 near the end of the whaling era in the United States. Barrels of whale oil are in the foreground. (NOAA photo)
Wild Side: How should we manage novel ecosystems?
November 24, 2014 - 10:58am
November 18, 2014
Archer Ryan Magee of River Falls harvested this trophy buck Friday, Nov. 14 just east of River Falls.  McGee said the 11-pointer scored 162 5/8". Submitted photo.
Successful hunters can donate deer to needy through local processors
November 18, 2014 - 9:31am
November 12, 2014
Whaling ships in the harbor at New Bedford, Mass. in October, 1901 near the end of the whaling era in the United States. Barrels of whale oil are in the foreground. (NOAA photo)
Wild Side: How should we manage novel ecosystems?
November 12, 2014 - 4:00pm
November 4, 2014
A tall buckthorn with berries in our woods.  Note the leaves still on in the fall.    Dan Wilcox photo.
The Wild Side: Buckthorn takes over as nastiest shrub
November 4, 2014 - 10:09am
October 20, 2014
County ramps up for Trenton Island improvements
October 20, 2014 - 9:22am
October 12, 2014
A jumbo yellow perch recently caught on Lake Pepin. Photo by Dan Wilcox
The Wild Side: Yellow Perch looking for respect
October 12, 2014 - 11:04pm
October 7, 2014
Forest management plan for park available
October 7, 2014 - 10:09am
September 14, 2014
Fall attire is evident behind the Ellsworth Rod and Gun clubhouse for those attending the 30th annual wildlife benefit.
Ellsworth Rod and Gun Club holds 30th Wildlife Benefit
September 14, 2014 - 11:30am
August 24, 2014
An adult eastern gray tree frog. Photo from Back Yard Biology.
Wild Side: Masters of Camoflage
August 24, 2014 - 11:06am
August 18, 2014
Polluted trout streams tainting Mississippi River
August 18, 2014 - 9:22am
August 14, 2014
A view of a hillclimb run from atop the hill. (Herald file photo)
Hillclimb Grand Championship comes to Bay City this weekend
August 14, 2014 - 9:18am
August 13, 2014
Beldenville’s Wyatt McGrath celebrates his national championship won after months of racing across the country. (Photo submitted)
Beldenville's McGrath wins national motocross title
August 13, 2014 - 11:30am
August 7, 2014
Wild Side: The summer wild flower show
August 7, 2014 - 10:49am
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