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December 16, 2018
Allysha Hines, age 14, of Plum City, harvested this 11-point buck on Thanksgiving Day in Union Township. It measured a 16.5-inch spread. Photo courtesy of Jennifer Hines
Gallery: Pierce County Herald Hunters Showcase 2018
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December 4, 2018
Brian Johnson, age 14, River Falls, harvested an 8-point buck Saturday, Nov. 14 in the town of Maiden Rock. Photo courtesy of  Patty Johnson
Gallery: Pierce County Herald Hunters Showcase 2018
December 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 29, 2018
Ten-year-old Tobey Anderson, Plum City, took part in his first gun hunt, and out-hunted his dad and uncle with the biggest buck! He shot this 8 pointer with a 15.5-inch spread at the family farm in Pierce County on opening day. He is pictured with his dad, Rich. Photo courtesy of Kerri Anderson
Gallery: Pierce County Herald Hunters Showcase 2018
November 29, 2018 - 9:59am
November 19, 2018
Stormwater picks up leaves, grass and litter on the street and drains directly into the river. Photo by Adrian Danciu
Keeping leaves out of the street keeps our rivers and lakes clean
November 19, 2018 - 11:30am
November 10, 2018
Ten-year-old Gavin Klos harvested his first deer, an 8-point buck with an 18.5-inch spread at 6:30 p.m. on the Sunday night of the Youth Hunt on the family farm in the town of Hartland. Proud dad Jim Klos said Gavin missed a nice buck on Saturday, but was all smiles with this one, which registered 180 pounds hanging weight at Pierce Co. Meats. Photo courtesy of Jim Klos
Gallery: Pierce County Herald Hunters Showcase 2018
November 10, 2018 - 8:00am
October 17, 2018
EHD, or Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease, has been confirmed in six captive deer in southeast Minnesota. EHD affects members of the deer family, and whitetails are highly susceptible. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
October 17, 2018 - 2:06pm
Ellie Nawrocki shot her first buck with a crossbow on Nov. 4, 2017. File photo courtesy of Chad Nawrocki
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October 17, 2018 - 1:25pm
September 22, 2018
In order to get the whooping cranes to follow humans in the ultra-light airplane, caretakers had to spend many hours working with young cranes to get them to imprint on humans. Photo courtesy of Operation Migration
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
September 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 1, 2018
Kayakers paddle the gentle streams that wind through the Mississippi backwaters near Wabasha, Minn., on June 12.  Steve Gardiner / Forum News Service
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
September 1, 2018 - 6:00am
August 6, 2018
Ellsworth Claybreakers (from left to right) Kodi Bull, Gage Johnson, Sawyer Hamilton, Gage Trebil and Caleb Linder placed 94th out of 400 teams at the inaugural USA High School Clay Target League National Championship on Friday, July 13. Photo courtesy of Gage Trebil
Claybreakers' skills and sport validated at first Nationals competition
August 6, 2018 - 4:43pm
Anna Tschanz and her horse chase down a calf as part of her roping runs during a recent rodeo. Photo courtesy of Amos Szajner
The family who rodeos together stays together
August 6, 2018 - 8:00am
July 3, 2018
Cody Hanson, Plum City, Wis., received the 2017 DNR Ethical Hunter Award, presented at Vortex Optics, Barneved, May 17. Chief Warden Todd Schaller presented the award and Nick Laufenber, of Vortex, presented a Vortex product to Hanson.  Payton Kopp, of Maiden Rock, Wis., was hunting with Hanson during the 2017 gun deer season. Submitted photos
DVS/Hunter Ethics Award goes to Cody Hanson
July 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 29, 2018
Kayak lessons are being offered this summer by The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks. The final session will take kayakers down the Kinni to the St. Croix. Submitted photo
Kayaking lessons offered this summer
June 29, 2018 - 10:04am
June 23, 2018
Anna Davenport of Hudson, right, competes against Emma Magnone of Wauconda, Ill., at the Midwest Log Rolling Championships at Wingra Beach in Madison Saturday, June 9. Photo courtesy of Joanie Davenport
Hudson log roller Midwest champ
June 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 24, 2018
Jenica Giese became the first female member of the Ellsworth Claybreakers team to break into the 40's by shooting 41/50 clay targets in Week 4 of competition. Photo courtesy of Denton Achenbach
Claybreakers continue to improve as State approaches
May 24, 2018 - 8:42am
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