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Mississippi River

March 14, 2016
Mississippi River shipping should begin early; plastic-bag ban comes under fire; Thompson weighs in on SCOTUS nomination; seven more state news stories
March 14, 2016 - 8:28am
October 28, 2015
Mike Hatfield, a Wisconsin resident, is traveling the Mississippi River by canoe, visiting museums and historical societies along the way for a documentary. He is pictured here at the St. Croix Marina in Prescott. (Submitted photo)
‘History River’ documentarian stops on Prescott Island
October 28, 2015 - 11:56am
August 12, 2015
Wisconsin authorities said water safety will remain a focus in the coming weeks on waterways like the St. Croix River, shown here. (Staff photo by Mike Longaecker)
Authorities urge continued vigilance on waterways
August 12, 2015 - 12:54pm
July 20, 2015
Crews rescue victim on back channel bridge
July 20, 2015 - 8:19am
April 23, 2015
John “Hunts” Lange (center) bought Everts Resort on the Mississippi River and took ownership Sunday, March 15. He is pictured with fiancee Sandy Peterson (left) and his longtime fishing buddy Mike “Ski” Piekarski, who will manage the bait shop. The trio stands in front of the freshened up facade of the bait shop, which Lange painted with an American flag. Veterans are invited to sign the wall as well. (Photo by Sarah Young)
Jumping in with both feet
April 23, 2015 - 11:17am
March 12, 2015
A crew worked on the new backchannel boat launch at Trenton Island last Tuesday afternoon. (Rivertowns photo by Steve Dzubay)
Boat launch nears usage
March 12, 2015 - 2:52pm
May 31, 2012
Flooding possible in Goodhue, Pierce counties
May 31, 2012 - 2:49pm
August 1, 2010
Man found dead in Mississippi River
August 1, 2010 - 2:33pm
October 12, 2009
Body found on back waters of Mississippi
October 12, 2009 - 2:09pm
October 1, 2009
La Crosse rescue divers discover submerged car in Mississippi
October 1, 2009 - 9:44am
June 8, 2009
Inspectors seek cause of large diesel spill on Mississippi River near La Crosse
June 8, 2009 - 9:00am
March 2, 2009
DNR plans GPS devices for golden eagles along Mississippi River
March 2, 2009 - 9:44am
September 18, 2008
DNR officials clarify rules for Mississippi River duck hunt
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am