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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Red flag fire warning issuedand pine country are extremely dry and very receptive to ignition and large fir
Red flag fire warning issued
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
and pine country are extremely dry and very receptive to ignition and large fire development, fire officials said. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is prohibiting burning with DNR-issued burning permits and is asking the public to... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Report: Fish ‘going crazy’ at Gene’s Pondwater temperatures into the upper 50s to low 60s on many northern lakes, spurri
Report: Fish ‘going crazy’ at Gene’s Pond
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
water temperatures into the upper 50s to low 60s on many northern lakes, spurring bass and panfish spawning activity, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources reported. Both largemouth and smallmouth bass are starting their spawning period... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Eau Claire man bikes to work in La Crosseon a rack on the back of your bike versus your back," added Gragert. Gragert t
Eau Claire man bikes to work in La Crosse
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 4 days ago
on a rack on the back of your bike versus your back," added Gragert. Gragert took a route that is being developed by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Wisconsin Bike Federation called the Wisconsin Bikeway, which runs through... Read more
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Kenosha News
Algae bloom clouds Rock Lake’s waterBureau of Environmental and Occupational Health at 608-266-1120. — If your pet
Algae bloom clouds Rock Lake’s water
Kenosha News / Posted 4 days ago
Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Health at 608-266-1120. — If your pet displays symptoms such as seizures, vomiting, or diarrhea after contact with surface water, contact your veterinarian. Source: Wisconsin Department of Natural Reso... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Judge rules BNSF permits validpermit was initially issued in February of last year. In March 2015, a group of
Judge rules BNSF permits valid
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 4 days ago
permit was initially issued in February of last year. In March 2015, a group of La Crosse residents challenged that Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources decision. Maureen Freedland, lead plaintiff and a member of the group Citizens... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Officials survey lakefront erosion in Mount Pleasant: “I’ve seen it over the years; never to this extent”has ever seen. Lakefront erosion has threatened several homes, and officials wi
Officials survey lakefront erosion in Mount Pleasant: “I’ve seen it over the years; never to this extent”
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
has ever seen. Lakefront erosion has threatened several homes, and officials with the Army Corps of Engineers and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources were out at the scene, surveying the situation. "I have seen erosion over the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Great Lakes group gives preliminary approval of Waukesha’s water requestcooperation and the importance of fact-based decision-making. “Waukesha also a
Great Lakes group gives preliminary approval of Waukesha’s water request
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
cooperation and the importance of fact-based decision-making. “Waukesha also appreciates the tremendous work of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The in-depth review and analysis by Wisconsin over more than five years provided... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Chilly weather predicted for Michigan fish openerWisconsin inland game fish season opened last weekend. Angling pressure was mod
Chilly weather predicted for Michigan fish opener
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Wisconsin inland game fish season opened last weekend. Angling pressure was moderate in the Northwoods, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, with a strong northwest wind creating tough conditions for those on larger lakes... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Fish Tale: Unusual fish catches eye of DNRfish caught in Wisconsin waters. It may appear to be a normal looking fish. But
Fish Tale: Unusual fish catches eye of DNR
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 11 days ago
fish caught in Wisconsin waters. It may appear to be a normal looking fish. But, the catch has caught the attention of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Steven Volkman says he caught the fish from the Fox River near the Neenah... Read more
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News 8000
Man charged with snowmobile death drives car into wateralcohol. Marshall was involved in a snowmobiling accident with his girlfriend
Man charged with snowmobile death drives car into water
News 8000 / Posted 11 days ago
alcohol. Marshall was involved in a snowmobiling accident with his girlfriend in January where was he charged and later acquitted of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is investigating the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Striking out on their ownshe said. About two weeks ago, the Kenosha Sportfishing and Conservation Assoc
Striking out on their own
Kenosha News / Posted 12 days ago
she said. About two weeks ago, the Kenosha Sportfishing and Conservation Association received the fingerlings through the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The pond has four pools which contain waters from the Pike River that are then... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Nearly 50 fires in WI this weekend with much of state at "high risk" for wild fires-- Nearly 400 fires have been reported in the state of Wisconsin this year, acc
Nearly 50 fires in WI this weekend with much of state at "high risk" for wild fires
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 15 days ago
-- Nearly 400 fires have been reported in the state of Wisconsin this year, according to the most recent numbers from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Around 50 of those fires happened over the last three days, as we move into what's... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Nearly 50 fires in WI this weekend with much of state at "high risk" for wild fires-- Nearly 400 fires have been reported in the state of Wisconsin this year, acc
Nearly 50 fires in WI this weekend with much of state at "high risk" for wild fires
WAOW Wausau / Posted 15 days ago
-- Nearly 400 fires have been reported in the state of Wisconsin this year, according to the most recent numbers from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Around 50 of those fires happened over the last three days, as we move into what's... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Fire danger high for Wisconsin fish openerofficials advised. Walleye have completed their spawning activity on all but t
Fire danger high for Wisconsin fish opener
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
officials advised. Walleye have completed their spawning activity on all but the largest of the lakes, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. With a continued warming trend, look for an excellent opening weekend walleye bite... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Fire danger 'very high' for Eau Claire County- Today's combination of sunshine, low relative humidity and a strong breeze me
Fire danger 'very high' for Eau Claire County
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 18 days ago
- Today's combination of sunshine, low relative humidity and a strong breeze means the fire danger is a big concern. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has placed Eau Claire and Chippewa Counties, and well as most of west central... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
House Speaker Paul Ryan refuses to back Donald Trumpcombination of sunshine, low relative humidity and a strong breeze means the fi
House Speaker Paul Ryan refuses to back Donald Trump
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 18 days ago
combination of sunshine, low relative humidity and a strong breeze means the fire danger is a big concern. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has placed Eau Claire and Chippewa Counties, and well as most of west central... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
"Very High" fire danger today, burning not advised!combination of sunshine, low relative humidity and a strong breeze means the fi
"Very High" fire danger today, burning not advised!
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 18 days ago
combination of sunshine, low relative humidity and a strong breeze means the fire danger is a big concern. In fact, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has placed Eau Claire and Chippewa Counties, and well as most of western and... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Fire danger high in Chippewa Valley, Red Flag Warning to the northEau Claire (WQOW) - According to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Fire danger high in Chippewa Valley, Red Flag Warning to the north
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 18 days ago
Eau Claire (WQOW) - According to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources the fire danger is listed as high for the Chippewa Valley and very high for northwest Wisconsin. In fact the DNR and National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Time to stop Waukesha water proposalprotecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff h
Time to stop Waukesha water proposal
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
protecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff have been eerily silent since January when Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources forwarded them a proposal pushed by Waukesha, Wisconsin, to divert millions of... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Shoulder mount of Bow Tie the deer to be displayed at Wehr Nature Center on May 10and photographing the 11-point buck with the unusual “bowtie” marking. Because
Shoulder mount of Bow Tie the deer to be displayed at Wehr Nature Center on May 10
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 19 days ago
and photographing the 11-point buck with the unusual “bowtie” marking. Because the deer was illegally harvested, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources confiscated it. With support from the donors, the Parks Department requested that... Read more
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Kenosha News
Fix It: Used Tires Dumped at HobNobLake Michigan. Aletto said he contacted Somers, made reports with the Kenosha
Fix It: Used Tires Dumped at HobNob
Kenosha News / Posted 19 days ago
Lake Michigan. Aletto said he contacted Somers, made reports with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deptartment and told the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources what happened. “We really don’t know who is doing it,” he said. “We want them... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsto follow. To the city's credit, it has undertaken a number of conservation me
Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials
Marshall Independent / Posted 21 days ago
to follow. To the city's credit, it has undertaken a number of conservation measures — although not as early as some. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, after more than five years of study, recently concluded that the city has no... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsprotecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff h
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
protecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff have been eerily silent since January when Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources forwarded them a proposal pushed by Waukesha, Wisconsin, to divert millions of... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsprotecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff h
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
protecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff have been eerily silent since January when Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources forwarded them a proposal pushed by Waukesha, Wisconsin, to divert millions of... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsprotecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff h
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
protecting the water in the Great Lakes is one of them. Snyder and his staff have been eerily silent since January when Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources forwarded them a proposal pushed by Waukesha, Wisconsin, to divert millions of... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Streams stable for season openerof boots. Walleye spawning is pretty much over and the steelhead run is slowin
Streams stable for season opener
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
of boots. Walleye spawning is pretty much over and the steelhead run is slowing down on Lake Michigan tributaries, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said. Some mushroom hunters already reporting their first morel finds in the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Rehabilitated bald eagle takes flighthim,” Wallace Blane said. “It’s been seven weeks. He was ready to go home.” Ma
Rehabilitated bald eagle takes flight
Kenosha News / Posted 27 days ago
him,” Wallace Blane said. “It’s been seven weeks. He was ready to go home.” Marty Johnson, a wildlife specialist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, was the one who called Fellow Mortals in to help the bird after he was... Read more
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Kenosha News
Nearly 40,000 tiny salmon move into townmature enough to swim in the Pike River and Lake Michigan. The Kenosha Sportfi
Nearly 40,000 tiny salmon move into town
Kenosha News / Posted 27 days ago
mature enough to swim in the Pike River and Lake Michigan. The Kenosha Sportfishing and Conservation Association and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources hope their efforts pay off with fully grown fish that return to Kenosha... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Video submissions invited for invasive species awarenessIn celebration, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Wisconsin
Video submissions invited for invasive species awareness
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted a month ago
In celebration, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Wisconsin Invasive Species Council are hosting a video contest encouraging participants to show how they protect the places they play from invasive species. The goal of the annual... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Anglers concentrate on perch, bluegillWisconsin has been generally light, with just a few sucker and panfish anglers
Anglers concentrate on perch, bluegill
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted a month ago
Wisconsin has been generally light, with just a few sucker and panfish anglers out trying their luck, according to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Grier said he has not yet heard of any turkeys harvested, though it is early in... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Wild land fire safety tips during state of emergencyis the short winter that we had,” said Joe Schwantes, the forestry team leader
Wild land fire safety tips during state of emergency
WAOW Wausau / Posted 1 months ago
is the short winter that we had,” said Joe Schwantes, the forestry team leader for Marathon and Portage counties with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Schwantes explained, getting a bit of rain won't put out the risk. “Fire... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Where's walleye? Major tagging project aims to find outA major research effort by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Unive
Where's walleye? Major tagging project aims to find out
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
A major research effort by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and Michigan DNR intends to learn more about the walleye and their movements to aid in management of the sought-after species. Steve... Read more
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Kenosha News
Parkside to cut down more ash treesash borer since the insect accidentally brought from Asia into the United State
Parkside to cut down more ash trees
Kenosha News / Posted 1 months ago
ash borer since the insect accidentally brought from Asia into the United States in the 1990s. Just 10 years ago the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources found no evidence the invasive species had reached the state. The first of the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
$46 Million Settlement Fund to Restore Fox Riverto further assess and restore the Lower Fox River and Green Bay. Trustees incl
$46 Million Settlement Fund to Restore Fox River
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 1 months ago
to further assess and restore the Lower Fox River and Green Bay. Trustees include the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Oneida Tribe and Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin. The recent Natural Resource... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Sturgeon crews nab a big onein Shawano brought conservation advocates a new opportunity to study and nurtur
Sturgeon crews nab a big one
The Shawano Leader / Posted 1 months ago
in Shawano brought conservation advocates a new opportunity to study and nurture the magnificent fish. Crews from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources spent all day capturing and tagging sturgeons that have gathered on the Wolf River... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Sturgeon illegally killed in Black CreekSEYMOUR, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Seymour P
Sturgeon illegally killed in Black Creek
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 1 months ago
SEYMOUR, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Seymour Police Department are investigating the illegal spearing of a 56-inch male sturgeon in Black Creek near Seymour, Wis. Authorities believe the sturgeon was speared during... Read more

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