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NAME CHANGE HEARING: 5/11/15, Case No. 15-CV-69, Nichole Singh
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 4/21/15 Town Board and Annual Meetings
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 4/21/15 Board Organizational Meeting
WEST CENTRAL WIS. BIOSOLIDS FACILITY: 4/21/15 Commission Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 4/21/15 Town Board Meeting
Charles E. Hetrick, 85
Linaire Stene, 86
Muriel J. "Murt" Mercord, 75
Marlys Henson, 82
Tammy Kay Anderson, 54
Kathleen Vinehout column: People Speak Out About Consequences of Budget Decisions
Warren Petryk column: Listening Sessions Completed in the 93rd Assembly District
Harsdorf Legislation Focuses on Reform, Modernization
UW and Business are Powerful Partners for Growth
Letter from Assemblyman Petryk: Industrial Sand Mining Analysis - The Wisconsin DNR is asking for your help!
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Kiwanians plan fishing contest
The Prescott Kiwanis Club will host its 14th annual Kids fishing contest 9-11 a.m. Saturday, June 5. Registration will be at Mercord Mill Park...
May 19, 2010 - 1:33pm
May 7, 2010
Wild Side: Opening day fishing traditions continue
Many intrepid anglers venture north to fish opening day on Wisconsin lakes in keeping with tradition that verges on a religious pilgrimage. On...
May 7, 2010 - 4:50am
May 6, 2010
Letter: No biological basis to not allow fishing in March, April, he says
TO THE EDITOR: This letter regards the natural phenomenon of the big trout decline in Wisconsin streams. This decline has nothing to do with early fishing or illegal harvest. It is caused by streams getting better due to land use changes. The water in these streams gets colder, minnows...
opinion / letters / outdoors
May 6, 2010 - 2:54am
May 5, 2010
Trout fishing contest winners told
The Eau Galle-Rush River Sportsman's Club held their 35th Annual Trout Fishing Contest on Saturday. Thirty-five years is a long time. We want to commend our sponsors, some who have been with us the whole time. We want to recognize the Hines Auction Service for being there all these...
May 5, 2010 - 11:10am
May 3, 2010
Bodies of two fishermen missing since April 15 found in Central Wisconsin
Authorities completed their search yesterday for two fishermen missing since April 15th on Castle Rock Lake in central Wisconsin. The second-and-final body was recovered - that of 26-year-old Thomas Eckle of Greenfield. On Friday, rescuers found the body of his companion, 31-year-old...
May 3, 2010 - 1:07pm
April 14, 2010
Pierce County anglers want to see end of early trout season
If there was a clear message from the Pierce County portion of the state spring rules hearing and Conservation Congress meeting Monday it was this: Get rid of the early trout season. "Just get rid of the whole thing," Ralph Schommer of Maiden Rock said. The trout season came up...
April 14, 2010 - 10:23am
April 7, 2010
Rushing down the Rush and the Kinni
Wisconsin is blessed with over 10,000 miles of trout streams. Some of the best trout streams in the Midwest are right in our neighborhood. The...
April 7, 2010 - 1:41pm
Ban on lawn phosphorus may be difficult to enforce
MADISON - Starting this month, it's illegal for most Wisconsinites to use lawn fertilizers that contain phosphorus. But a state agriculture official says the law might be difficult to enforce. Charlene Khazae is the state ag department's fertilizer program specialist. She says homeowners...
April 7, 2010 - 10:27am
What's your opinion of DNR changes? Hearing set Monday at Ellsworth High School
MADISON - Citizens across Wisconsin have an opportunity to share their opinions on proposed rule changes or to present ideas on management of Wisconsin's fish and wildlife resources at the 2010 Department of Natural Resources Annual Spring Fish and Wildlife Rule Hearings and Wisconsin...
April 7, 2010 - 8:49am
March 25, 2010
Legislation pending to make recreational OWI a criminal offense
MADISON - Some find state laws on drunk driving for boats, ATVs and snowmobiles very complicated. Randy Hardin of Sheboygan is chairman of the Governor's State Trails Council. He says you almost have to know what phase the moon is in, to know what ticket to write. Hardin served...
March 25, 2010 - 10:39am
March 11, 2010
Wild Side: The one that got away
Joe Lewinski drove us through falling snow to the Minneapolis airport early in the morning on Feb. 15. Later that same day we were back again under the coconut palms in Belize with our friends Bill and Sue Smith and Sandy Linehan of River Falls. We enjoyed some cold Belikan beers...
outdoors / columns
March 11, 2010 - 12:55pm
March 10, 2010
St. Croix County Sportsman's Alliance holds benefit March 23
The St. Croix County Sportsman's Alliance will be holding their 29th Annual Sportsman's Benefit at the American Legion Post Number 240 in Baldwin on Tuesday March 23, 2010. This is an ongoing endeavor first started in 1982 to benefit the sportsmen of the local area. All the money...
March 10, 2010 - 2:09pm
February 23, 2010
Lions on Ice - Spring Valley Lions Club annual fishing derby
February 23, 2010 - 9:17am
February 21, 2010
DNR officials say early trout season will open on time
Lingering snow on the ground could make some Wisconsin streams inaccessible, but Wisconsin wildlife officials say the early trout season will open on time March 6. The DNR says that snow is a good thing because it replenishes streams with cold, clean water. The catch-and-release...
February 21, 2010 - 3:13am
February 18, 2010
Is it almost spring already?
Is it almost spring already? The state DNR is telling ice fishers to get ready to remove their shanties from the frozen water-ways. Shelters must be taken down by Saturday along the state's border with Iowa. And those on Minnesota's boundary have to be removed by March 1st. Within...
outdoors / news
February 18, 2010 - 8:56am