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September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo.
Adrift on the Mississippi: Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
September 1, 2018
Kayakers paddle the gentle streams that wind through the Mississippi backwaters near Wabasha, Minn., on June 12.  Steve Gardiner / Forum News Service
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
September 1, 2018 - 6:00am
August 27, 2018
Canoers row through the backwaters near the Hazen P. Mooer Park during the Canoe the Backwaters event Aug. 18. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Parks and Recreation Department
Row, row, row: Cottage Grove Parks Department hosts Mississippi canoe event
August 27, 2018 - 1:55pm
August 17, 2018
Preliminary townhome proposal frustrates neighbors
August 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 8, 2018
The Mississippi River, near Grey Cloud Island Township. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Mississippi fuel leak reaches Cottage Grove, Grey Cloud
August 8, 2018 - 4:27pm
July 30, 2018
Mississippi River in Cottage Grove. File photo
Updated: Victim named in Mississippi River drowning
July 30, 2018 - 2:20pm
June 20, 2018
Visitors at the National Eagle Center stand on the observation deck overlooking the public dock and Mississippi River where the kids fishing program takes place every Wednesday throughout the summer.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
National Eagle Center celebrates Bald Eagle Days
June 20, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 10, 2018
Recreation enthusiasts fish in Cottage Grove during Fish Camp in 2016. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Mississippi, Lake Elmo flagged for PFCs in fish
May 10, 2018 - 6:21pm
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
November 23, 2017
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
May 1, 2017
Jim Crigler is paddling the length of the Mississippi River beginning at Lake Itasca with his final destination being New Orleans. Submitted photo
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am
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
August 15, 2016
Boater finds body in Mississippi
August 15, 2016 - 10:20pm
August 5, 2016
Area rivers, lakes make 'polluted' list
August 5, 2016 - 9:00am
November 9, 2015
Water safety-related volunteer law enforcement positions are open at Washington County
November 9, 2015 - 12:11am