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May 15, 2018
CVTC environmental science class students Aaron Larson of Elmwood, left, and Zach Lubich of Prescott work at attaching a bat house to a 12-foot pole near the bus garage in River Falls on May 9. Photos courtesy of CVTC
CVTC students go to 'bat' for local threatened species
May 15, 2018 - 12:46pm
May 10, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Woman sentenced to 1 year for injuring 7 at Wis. campground; more state news stories
May 10, 2018 - 8:44am
May 3, 2018
Wisconsin and Minnesota fishery officials are considering the first changes to bag and size limits on the Mississippi River, shown here at Hastings, in 50 years. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Fishery officials consider new bag, size limits for Mississippi River; more state news stories
May 3, 2018 - 8:42am
May 2, 2018
Sen. Patty Schachtner, D-Somerset, was among critics of a federal farm bill that, according to an analysis, would end food stamp program benefits for 75,000 clients in Wisconsin. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Democrats cry foul over reported food stamp-change impact; more state news stories
May 2, 2018 - 8:29am
April 6, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Dane County voters change face of state Supreme Court; more state news
April 6, 2018 - 8:57am
April 3, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Survey finds fewer Wis. kids turning to booze; more state news stories
April 3, 2018 - 8:49am
March 19, 2018
The Mississippi River at Hastings, Minn. File photo
Wisconsin roundup:Feds suggest revised rules for Upper Mississippi River; Amery man accused of animal mistreatment; more state news stories
March 19, 2018 - 10:07am
March 16, 2018
Conservation Congress hearing set for April 9
March 16, 2018 - 1:21pm
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 12, 2018
University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross says campuses must have zero-tolerance for cases of sexual abuse and harassment. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: UW president calls for zero tolerance in sexual abuse cases; more state news stories
February 12, 2018 - 9:11am
January 30, 2018
Photo courtesy of The Davey Tree Expert Company
Take a second look at that brown evergreen
January 30, 2018 - 6:04pm
January 8, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Barron County man arrested after hours-long standoff; lawmakers call for swifter juvenile-prison action; more state news stories
January 8, 2018 - 8:43am
December 26, 2017
The Auntie Q returned home after nearly 36 years. Above, a photo of the Auntie Q in the late '70s. Below, the Auntie Q today. Photo courtesy of Dave Beck
Dave Beck column: Auntie Q, a beloved family boat
December 26, 2017 - 8:00pm
December 21, 2017
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the 11th sighting of a cougar this year — the most documented activity by the big cats in the last eight years. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Wisconsin roundup: DNR confirms another cougar sighting; Jakubowski sentenced to prison; more state news stories
December 21, 2017 - 4:26pm
December 11, 2017
Menomonie police say a ice fishermen who fell through thin ice Saturday morning is safe. Photo courtesy of Northland Outdoors
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. ice angler survives thin-ice incident; more state news stories
December 11, 2017 - 9:02am