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October 27, 2018
Xcel uses drones to inspect nuclear plants
October 27, 2018 - 7:38am
A Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources warden helped rescue this owl after it collided with a car in Trempealeau County late Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. The owl, which was not injured, was later released back into the wild. (Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources)
Owl survives after colliding with car in far western Wisconsin
September 27, 2018 - 7:01pm
August 24, 2018
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Isabelle
August 24, 2018 - 9:16am
July 6, 2018
UPDATE: Sewage dump temporarily closes Byllesby Beach; warning extended to 2 p.m. Friday, July 6
July 6, 2018 - 4:17pm
July 4, 2018
Ash trees are being marked with a special wrap to alert residents to the emerald ash borer threat.
City wraps EAB awareness around town
July 4, 2018 - 5:19pm
February 16, 2018
Light from a Bear Paw Guides fishing shack reflects on the ice of Upper Red Lake on Jan. 27, 2015. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
February 16, 2018 - 1:37pm
January 9, 2018
An artist's rendering of the St. Paul ice palace.  Submitted drawing
Work begins on St. Paul ice palace
January 9, 2018 - 8:35pm
January 1, 2018
A photo taken in early-2017 shows emerald ash borer larva in the trunk of a tree on Barn Bluff in Red Wing. It was the first case of the invasive insect species identified in Goodhue County. Photo courtesy Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Top 10, No. 10: Emerald ash borer arrives in Red Wing
January 1, 2018 - 7:11am
November 30, 2017
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Science says dogs are smarter than cats. Take that, cat people.
November 30, 2017 - 8:51am
November 28, 2017
Zach Paider, right, general manager at Bill's Bay Marina, and Rylee Main, executive director of Lake Pepin Legacy Alliance, took to the water to explore popular boat groundings sites. Photo by MacKenzie Consoerplay button
Boaters beware: Upper Lake Pepin boat groundings at all-time high
November 28, 2017 - 3:44pm
August 17, 2017
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
August 17, 2017 - 9:27am
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
August 17, 2017 - 9:27am
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