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Baileys Harbor Range Lights Guide Boats To Safety

In 1869, when the range lights were built, Baileys Harbor was considered the only safe harbor north of Milwaukee. The ...

Human Powered: Preserving Stories From Wisconsin’s Floods

In recent years, Wisconsin's Driftless Region has experienced some of the most severe flooding in its history. The new podcast from ...

A Father And Son’s Chilly Trout Fishing Expedition

Trout fishing conjures an image of sparkling sunlight reflecting on a rushing stream and a fisherman in hip boots confidently ...

The News From Lake Hallie

The lake in Lake Hallie is narrow and shallow but not without its excitement… especially when the ice freezes. Patti ...

One Man’s Love Affair With Ice Boating And Lake Mendota

Don Sanford feels a deep connection to water, from sailing to ice boating. His summers spent as a child on a ...

One Woman’s Lessons Learned From Observing The Fox River

As a child, I was taught that a river was the lifeline of an area.  It fed its residents, allowed ...

The Iceman in Superior

A Minnesota man has been trying to break the Guinness Book of World Records for the tallest ice sculpture at ...

Portraits of Lake Michigan

Photographer Kevin Miyazaki spent 13 days driving the 1800-mile perimeter of Lake Michigan. He stayed off the major highways and ...

Moskey Basin

The list of what makes a place special is endless. Writer Jill Sisson Quinn tells us about what is for ...

My Wisconsin Water

We all have our own reasons for loving Wisconsin. For John Galligan, it's the water. He tells us how he ...

Retired Rhinelander Man Helps Conservationists Track Loons

Alan Schwoegler is a retired Rhinelander man who has joined the ranks of the “Loon Rangers,” a group of citizens ...

Stream Monitor

Across the country, trained volunteers monitor the condition of local streams, lakes, and wetlands. Writer Mary Ellen Gabriel tells us ...

Couple Loves To Compete In Dragon Boat Races

Take a look at the banners, paddles, trophies, medals, photos and stickers decorating their Union Grove home and you’d never ...

Woman Overcomes Accident, Practices Stand-Up Paddleboard Yoga

It was a bike accident that first brought Maureen Hebl to yoga, but the peace and serenity that yoga provided ...

Sheboygan Surfer Rides Lake Michigan’s Winter Waves

Ordinarily, you’d find hardcore surfers in California or Hawaii. But Alex Marks and his friends live to catch waves – ...