Nelson urged Minnesota officials to protect the St. Croix before it suffered the same abuses as America’s other great rivers.
New York woman donates grandfather’s photo album to local historical society, illuminating a major construction project in 1930.
New name better reflects the diverse range of history shared at the Pine City site.
Park workers dug up objects in the 1930s that raised questions about when people first lived in what’s now Wisconsin.
Read what the sponsors said when they tried to pass a St. Croix River bill the first time.
Permanently protecting the St. Croix River took big leaps forward in the last month of 1964.
Collection of articles by Wisconsin writer covers National Park Service management, research, and more modern history.
Documentary series explores the eras of logging and European immigration.
New video visits a 160-year-old dam on the uppermost reaches of the Wild & Scenic river.
Created in 1895, the state park straddling the St. Croix was the first of its kind in the country.