History


This Old Log House: Scandia Struggles With Scale of Renovations at River Landing

Log House Landing's rutted ramp.

Repairing erosion could diminish historic site’s rustic character and famous pines.

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Festival Features St. Croix’s Canoe Heritage

Mike Bartz and his canoe companion.

Wooden canoe includes free events and paddle trip in the Shell Lake area August 16-17.

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Obscure Stories of the Oldest European Settlement on the Upper St. Croix

The Gordon Historical Society building was originally a fur post storehouse.

Northern Wisconsin town got its start as an Ojibwe village.

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Public Input Sought for National Heritage Area

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Deadline is June 30th for comments on proposal for St. Croix River region.

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Jams, Dams, Pines and Pigs: Reflections on the St. Croix Logging Era

Boom Site

The lumber years were full of characters and stories – and changed the region forever.

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Last Log Through the Boom

Last log through the St. Croix Boom.

At 2:30 p.m. on June 12, 1914, the logging years of the St. Croix River watershed effectively ended.

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