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June 14, 2019
Ryan Brueske and his wife Kannika snapped photos and video of a bear they saw on Laurel Avenue in Hudson on Wednesday, June 12. Ryan reported the bear appeared agitated and that many cars did not notice it in the tree. Photos courtesy of Ryan Brueskeplay button
VIDEO: A 'beary' surprising sighting in Hudson
June 14, 2019 - 2:55pm
June 7, 2019
Dairy Margin Coverage meetings scheduled for June 13 and 19
June 7, 2019 - 4:29pm
May 31, 2019
The Claybreakers recorded 15 season-best scores during their final competition week of the season. Photo courtesy of Denton Achenbach
Claybreakers show no signs of regression in Week 5
May 31, 2019 - 12:56pm
May 13, 2019
The ruby-throated hummingbird is the only species native to Minnesota and Wisconsin. They migrate and arrive in May and leave in August or September. The males arrive first. Photo courtesy of Donald Mitchell
Hummingbirds: They may be tiny, but they can be feisty
May 13, 2019 - 5:00am
May 6, 2019
A gypsy moth caterpillar. Duluth News Tribune file photo
Keep an eye out for gypsy moth trappers this month
May 6, 2019 - 6:00pm
April 15, 2019
USDA offers low-interest loans for ag producers impacted by natural disasters
April 15, 2019 - 10:00am
April 14, 2019
Garlic mustard is particularly easy to pull in moist soil and should be eradicated before it spreads as it can take control of the entire forest understory. Submitted photo
Garlic Mustard will be emerging soon
April 14, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2019
St. Croix County Deer Advisory Council to hold first meeting March 12
March 9, 2019 - 10:00am
February 26, 2019
The temperature was 6 degrees Fahrenheit when Bill Chelmowski (orange jacket) and Jack Zannon set out on the first Lake Pepin Ice Survey of 2019. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Crew surveys ice depths on Lake Pepin
February 26, 2019 - 6:00am
February 6, 2019
A pan full of broiled oysters prepared by our friend Frank Fillo. Fine appetizers before a fish dinner. Dan Wilcox photo.
Wild Side Column: Oysters are cool and delicious
February 6, 2019 - 8:00am
January 21, 2019
True North canoe maps are designed to be viewed dynamically and have buttonholes allowing them to be clipped onto different surfaces. Photo courtesy of True North Map Co.
A Boundary Waters breakthrough: Hudson men release wearable, functional maps
January 21, 2019 - 4:00pm
January 14, 2019
Pierce County offers tree purchase program
January 14, 2019 - 2:00pm
A racer returns to the launching area at Roschen Park in Lake City on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Ice boats race on Lake Pepin
January 14, 2019 - 6:00am
December 23, 2018
Several local residents have reported trumpeter swan sightings between Lake Pepin and U.S. Lock & Dam No. 3 recently. This one was sitting on the ice Dec. 18 in Vogel Harbor, Red Wing, Minn. Others have been seen at Colvill Park, Bay City near the park, and above the lock.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
VIDEO: Swan spotted in Red Wing
December 23, 2018 - 4:54pm
December 19, 2018
Snowmobilers: Know before you go
December 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
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