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September 16, 2017
More than 60 volunteers planted 350 trees Aug. 22 at Belwin Conservancy’s Lucy Winton Bell Athletic Fields. The trees were purchased using a grant from the Super Bowl LII Urban Forestry Program. Attendees and volunteers included representatives from the NFL, Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee, Minnesota Vikings, local mayors, Saint Croix Valley Athletic Association, and St. Croix Soccer Club athletes and their families. Photo courtesy of Belwin Conservancy
Volunteers plant 350 trees at Belwin's athletic fields
September 16, 2017 - 8:00pm
August 26, 2017
Be careful - yellow jacket season has arrived
August 26, 2017 - 8:02pm
August 6, 2017
The common loon makes its summer home in the lakes of Minnesota and Wisconsin. These loons were found on Loon Lake in northern Wisconsin. Photos by Kip Earney
A symbol of wilderness
August 6, 2017 - 8:00am
August 3, 2017
Cottage Grove resident Blake Bednar (right) and Jakob Hals show off giant catfish caught while filming videos for Northwoods Angling. Photo courtesy Northwoods Angling
In search of big fish: Cottage Grove man travels country with Northwoods Angling
August 3, 2017 - 10:38am
July 10, 2017
A timber rattlesnake made its way to the front steps of a Red Wing home June 22. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Brittany Hauser surmised that the snake was likely brought in to the city by a harvest truck or something similar. Photo by Brittany Hauser
Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
July 10, 2017 - 4:42pm
June 25, 2017
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
June 25, 2017 - 4:55pm
May 26, 2017
Belwin Conservancy in Afton, Minn., held a bison release Saturday, May 20. Festivities began at 11 a.m. with the first truck releasing bison around noon. Jake Pfeifer / RiverTown Multimedia
Where the buffalo roam
May 26, 2017 - 10:17am
March 22, 2017
A rendering of what may be to come at Ojibway Park. (Graphic by City Of Woodbury)
City unveils preliminary vision for Ojibway Park
March 22, 2017 - 7:30am
December 17, 2016
The trail cuts down the edge of a bluff near the west end of the segment.
Trail opens at Hastings' Spring Lake Park
December 17, 2016 - 8:47am
November 22, 2016
Evergreen West Park skating areas will close
November 22, 2016 - 9:00am
November 7, 2016
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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
November 7, 2016 - 1:49pm
October 31, 2016
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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
October 31, 2016 - 11:29am
October 25, 2016
Tall grass is shown with the Mississippi River in the background in a 2012 photograph taken at Frontenac State Park in southeast Minnesota. (RiverTown Multimedia archive photo)
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
October 25, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 24, 2016
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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
October 24, 2016 - 12:15pm
October 17, 2016
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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
October 17, 2016 - 12:04pm