Washington County project could preserve large area of valuable wildlife habitat while expanding parks and public lands.
A first float on the St. Croix River, with an unexpected appearance by aquatic creatures, and other wild experiences as spring gets started.
The St. Croix is swelling with snowmelt and rain, but no severe impacts are expected at this time.
Spring is getting closer as the river sheds its winter coat.
Funds will support invasive species education and prevention, clean water stewardship, and other activities.
State funding for projects to preserve natural resources and provide more outdoor recreation is being considered in the state legislature.
City council conceives of name to celebrate town’s logging era.
Conflict over trail route and impact on Dock Café appears to have been resolved.
Many more people than normal enjoyed St. Croix River park and trans-Wisconsin trail.
City decides to end hydropower generation rather than perform costly repairs for a couple more years of service.