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A Father And Son’s Chilly Trout Fishing Expedition

Trout fishing conjures an image of sparkling sunlight reflecting on a rushing stream and a fisherman in hip boots confidently ...

What I Mow Around

Mowing the lawn, a simple task that’s got to be done every so often during the summer. That is unless ...

A Walk With A Wisconsin Rabologist

If you have ever gone for a walk in the woods, it’s likely you found a nice long slender branch ...

Kite Flying In The Snow

Spring is here and the sight of kids flying kites at the park is a common scene. But have you ...

Wisconsin’s First Mountain Lion

161 years ago Wisconsin’s first mountain lion met its end, and that’s where our story begins. B.J. Hollars reveals the ...

A Lifetime Of Reading And Loving Aldo Leopold

Many people have been inspired by the works of Aldo Leopold. Ron Weber first picked up the Sand County Almanac ...

Pond Hockey Enthusiasts Hit The Ice For Eagle River Tourney

“Hockey at the roots” is how pond hockey players describe their simple, stripped-down version of the game. Four on four ...

Group Works With Autistic Children To Build, Fly Small Drones

Paul Braun wanted to find a way to connect with his son who is living with Autism. He ended up ...

Retired Rhinelander Man Helps Conservationists Track Loons

Alan Schwoegler is a retired Rhinelander man who has joined the ranks of the “Loon Rangers,” a group of citizens ...

Vernon County Man Lives “Off The Grid” In A Sod House

Harvey Baumgartner’s decision to live in a sod home sans electricity and indoor plumbing was a conscious choice, based on ...

Plein Air

For nine days, 160 local and national artists paint Cedarburg during the town’s annual Plein Air Event. It’s the state’s ...

UW-Madison Researcher Investigates Native Insects As Pollinating Alternatives To Bees

Claudio Gratton has always felt that bees are, well, the “bee’s knees." Now, the University of Wisconsin-Madison researcher has become ...

Park Ranger Shares Lifelong Passion For The Namekagon River

Friend of the River Branda Thwaits has a deep passion for the Namekagon River. Now as a U.S. National Parks ...

Woman Overcomes Accident, Practices Stand-Up Paddleboard Yoga

It was a bike accident that first brought Maureen Hebl to yoga, but the peace and serenity that yoga provided ...

Fairchild Man Trains Falcons To Hunt

Dan Orth of Fairchild has been hunting since he was a boy, but his hunting skills can’t compare to those ...