Getting Out

Knight Life: Questions raised about security at deer farm where CWD was found

Dave Stencel, who lives about a mile from a deer farm near Fairchild where a 7-year-old doe recently tested positive for chronic wasting disease, said he saw a deer in his

5 days ago
Field Notes 6/26/15

Spring turkey registrations down 

1 week ago
Knight Life: For an angler, a fly in the finger is to be avoided

I was fishing upstream, wading in a creek just west of Eau Claire in the twilight of a recent evening, when I encountered an obstacle — a small tree had fallen

1 week ago
Program hopes to boost pheasant numbers in Eau Claire County

The state Department of Natural Resources is looking for landowners in the southwestern corner of Eau Claire County to participate in a first-time cost-sharing program to

1 week ago
Downed trees add habitat

Trees have benefits that extend beyond their lives above ground, according to a publication developed by the state UW-Extension office and UW-Stevens Point with cooperation

2 weeks ago
Field Notes 6/19/15

Slow boats for emergency lights

2 weeks ago
Field Notes 6/12/15

Survey bats at Beaver Creek

3 weeks ago
Knight Life: Two-wheeled tourism rolls into Chippewa Valley

Many years ago I set out for a bike ride on a Saturday morning in early summer and encountered a group of cyclists from Minnesota. They had spent the night in Eau Claire and

3 weeks ago