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May 1, 2014
Wolf count indicates population declined by 19 percent
The preliminary 2014 Wisconsin late-winter wolf count indicates a 19 percent decline in the late winter wolf population compared to last year
May 1, 2014 - 8:39am
April 10, 2014
DNR: Long frozen-over lake may see higher fish die-offs
Heavy ice and snow cover on lakes across Wisconsin has the Department of Natural Resources watching for higher than normal fish die-offs.
April 10, 2014 - 8:48am
April 9, 2014
Wardens polish airboat skills in prep of spring flood season
If you’re clinging to a treetop above rising flood waters filled with a lot of debris, the airboat with a trained DNR warden at the helm is your ticket to getting your boots on the ground.
April 9, 2014 - 7:00am
April 4, 2014
Superior investigates sewage overflow
A sewage overflow occurred last week at the city of Superior’s main wastewater treatment plant, 51 E. First St. The overflow lasted about 45 minutes on March 31 and 30 minutes on April 1, dumping about 375 gallons of wastewater. Superior Environmental Services Division personnel...
April 4, 2014 - 7:00am
March 19, 2014
Spring snowmelt and rain can contaminate private wells
As spring approaches, warming temperatures, snow melt, residual frozen ground and rain events all create conditions that can affect private wells and drinking water.
March 19, 2014 - 10:37am
Amnicon Falls faces off against other state parks in DNR's new Facebook contest
Sixteen of Wisconsin's lesser known and used state parks properties are ready to go head-to-head in the first ever "Wisconsin State Park Treasures"...
March 19, 2014 - 10:36am
February 28, 2014
DNR finalizes rules on hunting, trapping in state parks
The Department of Natural Resources Board has finalized rules banning gunfire across trails and traps that aren't dog-proof on state properties.
February 28, 2014 - 8:52am
February 27, 2014
Winter's grip won't release ice shanties; DNR hotline ready for anglers' calls
This winter is not going anywhere fast - and neither are some ice shanties regardless of what the Wisconsin laws say.
February 27, 2014 - 11:54am
February 25, 2014
DNR is unlikely to act as deer herd faces possible starvation
Deep snow and severe cold has some people concerned that the state’s deer herd will starve, and while Minnesota has begun an emergency deer feeding program, Wisconsin won’t follow suit.
February 25, 2014 - 11:16am
February 19, 2014
Warden Dave Oginski: The human tracker of Marinette County
Conservation warden by day. Human homing device by night.
February 19, 2014 - 12:44pm
February 7, 2014
Appeals court reinstates lawsuit
MADISON — A federal appeals court this week restored a deer hunter’s unlawful arrest lawsuit against a Department of Natural Resources conservation warden stemming from a 2005 altercation outside a deer registration station near Brule.
February 7, 2014 - 7:00am
January 15, 2014
GTAC challenges DNR over questions agency asked about proposed mine
Gogebic Taconite, the company exploring the Penokee Hills for a possible open pit iron ore mine, is pushing back against some requests made by the Department of Natural Resources.
January 15, 2014 - 10:02am
December 16, 2013
Lost in blowing snow, brother rescued
STOCKBRIDGE, Wis. (AP) — A man lost in the blowing snow on Lake Winnebago was rescued with the help of a Department of Natural Resources airplane. Two men were riding their snowmobiles across the lake Sunday afternoon and lost their way in the wind-whipped snow. When one...
December 16, 2013 - 9:10am
December 5, 2013
Wisconsin hunters took 7 percent fewer deer than last year
During the just-finished gun deer season, Wisconsin deer hunters shot 7 percent fewer deer than last year. A tough year for deer and a frigid opening weekend are being blamed for the drop. Preliminary numbers show hunters shot about 227,000 deer during this year's nine-day hunt....
December 5, 2013 - 8:27am
November 27, 2013
Dock-repair hearing in Superior brings out critics of oil shipping on the Great Lakes
Try as officials did to emphasize that a public hearing Tuesday was about shoring up a Superior Bay industrial dock, most speakers were having...
November 27, 2013 - 12:00am