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COMMUNITY NEWS : OUTDOORS  (ARCHIVES)Back to Current
Dredge work continues (07/30/2014)
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, continues its Mississippi River dredging operations to reopen the river to commercial navigation following recent high water.

The Corps is still d ... 

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Whitewater State Park February programs (02/09/2014)
February 2014

Fridays, February 7, 14, 21 & 28

10 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday Frolics on Snowshoes

Join us each Friday morning throughout the month of February for outdoor exploration on snowshoes. Br ... 

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Winter Wonderland digital photography program (02/05/2014)
Are you tired of the cold winter weather? An outdoor hobby can help you enjoy the long winter season. Digital photography is a great way to connect to the outdoors, especially in the wintertime!

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Baseball and softball skills camps! (02/02/2014)
Goodview Sandlot Baseball and Morrie Miller Athletic Foundation will sponsor baseball and softball skills camps in February and March. All sessions will be held at St. Mary’s University Field House. ... 

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Fundraiser at Wings Over Alma (01/15/2014)
On Saturday, January 18th, the Wings Over Alma Nature & Art Center will be holding it’s annual fundraiser celebrating the Bald Eagles that gather each winter outside of the Center on the Mississippi R ... 

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Whitewater offers natural resources career events (01/15/2014)
On Sunday, January 19, youth ages 14 – 20 are invited to participate in a new program designed to teach about outdoor and natural resource careers through hands-on exploration. The program, called th ... 

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Master Gardeners offer free gardening information (01/12/2014)
Trained Master Gardeners offer comprehensive and appropriate gardening information at no cost. These experienced gardening volunteers are available through the University of Minnesota Extension Office ... 

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TheUrban Farmer (01/08/2014)
By Vicki Englich -- by Vicki Englich

Santa brought me four new gardening books, affectionately known as Garden Porn in my home, and after a tremendously busy summer and fall, I am getting back in the mood for The Grea ... 

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Ice fishing for kids Feb. 1 (01/05/2014)
The annual Kid’s Ice Fishing Event co-sponsored by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Friends of the Refuge Headwaters is scheduled for Saturday, February 1, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Mc ... 

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Eagle viewing field trip Jan. 4 (12/29/2013)
On Saturday, January 4, the National Eagle Center (NEC) is offering a unique opportunity to see wild bald eagles on a guided field trip led by our expert naturalists. On this trip, participants will s ... 

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National Trout Center Open House Jan. 4 (12/25/2013)
As we turn the calendar page on a new year the 2014 Winter Trout Fishing season officially opens. In celebration, the National Trout Center will host an Open House on Saturday, January 4th from 10 a. ... 

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Whitewater State Park programs (12/18/2013)
Saturday, December 21

6-8p.m. Moonlight Owl Prowl

Learn how to identify owls by their calls as well as by their appearance and habitat needs. Depending on the snow accumulations, we will either  ... 

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Whitewater closes for special hunt (11/13/2013)
During the special resource management deer hunt November 23-24, Whitewater State Park will be closed to all visitors, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said.

Hunts also will take p ... 

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Waterfowl Observation Day Nov. 9 (10/30/2013)
Refuge staff and volunteers will be available at Brownsville Overlook and Shady Maple Overlook every Saturday and Sunday from November 2nd – November 23rd, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. to share information  ... 

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Dragonflies and damselflies program (07/24/2013)
Join Ranger Ed Lagace of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge-Winona District for a fun-filled and informative day catching, identifying and releasing dragonflies and damselfl ... 

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Whitewater State Park programs (07/24/2013)
July 29 - August 5, 2013

Monday, July 29

1-2p.m. Nature Time at the Beach: Fossils Search for animals that lived here hundreds of millions of years ago. They were on earth long before the dinosaurs ... 

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Houston Nature Center tree program July 20 (07/10/2013)
Trees with Valiree Green

7:00 p.m. Saturday July 20

Houston Nature Center

Join DNR Forester Valiree Green to explore the diversity of trees in our area. Since trees don’t have leaves year-round, h ... 

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Summer fun in July at the Refuge! (07/10/2013)
Start your day by paddling on a “Sunrise Canoe” program beginning at 6:15 am Saturday, July 13. The tour will lead you through refuge backwaters and may last approximately 1 ½ hours. Paddlers are aske ... 

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Whitewater State Park programs (06/16/2013)
Family Fishing Along the Root River State Trail

Saturdays June 22, July 20, and August 31 from 10am-Noon join us in Lanesboro to learn about fishing. Join a staff member from Whitewater State Park al ... 

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Family program at the Refuge (04/21/2013)
Grab your umbrellas and learn why April showers bring May flowers during a free family program at the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge Visitor Center on Saturday, April 27. Th ... 

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Whitewater State Park programs (04/21/2013)
April 20 – 27, 2013

Activities begin at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center (Park Office) unless otherwise noted.

Saturday, April 20

10am: Little Sprouts Program Series

Join us at 10am on the th ... 

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Looking for a job this summer? (03/13/2013)
The Winona and La Crosse Districts of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge) will be hiring four students each this summer to work on a Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) c ... 

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Share your adventures in Bluff Country (03/13/2013)
Looking for Writers! Photos! Videos!

Anyone writing in a fun, MinnesOta-style! Think “over the top” Minnesotans sharing adventure, fun, excitement in and about Bluff Country! Enthusiasm and playfulne ... 

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Golden Eagle identification program Feb. 28 (02/13/2013)
The Friends of the Refuge Headwaters and the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge invite you to join them for an evening of birding adventure. Scott Mehus, Education Director for  ... 

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2013 Goose Bump Jump registration now open (01/09/2013)
The Winona Park & Recreation department will be hosting the Goose Bump Jump on Saturday, February 9, 2013, at 12 p.m. (noon). The Goose Bump Jump is a community event that raises money for the scholar ... 

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Candlelight ski , chili cook-off Jan. 19 (01/09/2013)
Let it snow - just in time for Preston’s annual Candlelight Ski & Chili Cook-Off event! Bundle up and come on down to the Trailhead Inn office this Saturday evening, January 19th to ski on the trail a ... 

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SMU 10K ski races scheduled for Jan. 27, Feb. 17 (01/09/2013)
This year SMU 10K cross-country ski races will be held on Sundays, Jan. 27 and Feb. 17, at Saint Mary’s University.

The public is invited to classic-style citizens’ ski events at 10 a.m.; skate races ... 

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National Eagle Center field trip January 26 (01/06/2013)
If you’ve never seen a golden eagle in the wild, don’t miss the opportunity this winter. The National Eagle Center is offering a field trip on Saturday, January 26th. Participants will have the oppor ... 

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Whitewater State Park January programs (01/06/2013)
Mondays, January 7, February 4 & March 4

7- 8p m: Natural Resources Career Exploration Series

Area youth ages 16 - 21 are invited to participate in a natural resources career exploration series at W ... 

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Eagle field trip Jan. 12 (12/26/2012)
On Saturday, January 12th, the National Eagle Center (NEC) is offering a unique opportunity to see wild bald eagles on a guided field trip led by expert birder and NEC Education Director Scott Mehus.  ... 

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Critter Day at the Refuge Visitor Center Dec. 15 (12/12/2012)
The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge invites families to Critter Day in the new visitor center on Saturday, December 15. Participants will be able to go on a guided nature wal ... 

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Whitewater State Park winter programs (12/05/2012)
Following is a list of programs offered by Whitewater State Parks Interpretive Services. There is no charge for these programs, but state park vehicle permits are required. Permits, available at all  ... 

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‘Science Fun Night’ Friday (11/07/2012)
The Winona State University Physics Club will present a night of science adventure and fun with “Science Fun Night” at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, in the Goodview Elementary School Gymnasium.

This even ... 

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Guides and interpreters give life to interred in Minnesota City Oakland Cemetery (09/19/2012)
Visitors to Oakland Cemetery in Minnesota City on Saturday engaged perhaps the liveliest experiences they have had at the location. Impersonators’ presentations were enriched with appropriate décor  ... 

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Wabasha celebrates the last hurrah of summer with SeptOberfest (09/19/2012)
Make sure you make it a point to come on over to the cutest little town this side of the Mississippi River. With over 3,000 decorated pumpkins ranging from Papa Smurf to a giant centipede, see why one ... 

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Wabasha’s National Eagle Center ‘Celebrating five years!’ weekend Sept. 29-30 (09/19/2012)
September 29 and 30 the National Eagle Center will celebrate its fifth anniversary with a weekend of special programs, observances and demonstrations. Celebrating 5 Years! was chosen as the title for  ... 

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