Feb. 14 – Stories at the Marsh: Footprints in the Snow, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center in Horicon. Learn about animal tracks in the winter and make a track to take home. For information call 920-387-7889.
When the subzero temperatures finally broke free, life came back to the outdoors activities and brought many who felt cooped up, outside again.
Feb. 9 – Lake Winnebago Sturgeon Spearing Season opens. Season runs for 16 days or until the harvest level is reached. Season hours are 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily. The season will close after one day if one of the harvest caps is reached. Sturgeon must be registered by 2 p.m. the day they are ha…
The Cascade Mountain Junior Race Team, which is 110 racers strong this year, has competed in two races so far this season — winning races at Chestnut Mountain in Galena, Ill. and at Sundown Mountain in Dubuque, Iowa.
Jan. 25 – Roxbury Valley Trap Club Annual Smelt Feed. Serving starts at 5:30 p.m. The club is located on Highway Y, between Highway 12 and Roxbury. For information call 608-643-4733.
Six inches of snow, more in some areas, have wildlife, feathered and furred, scurrying for food, if not a place to sleep off what may have been a nightmare for some.
Limited snow, good ice and single digits on the thermometer are annoying to anglers, trackers, snowshoeing exercisers and deer study and trapping crews.
Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago is 800 miles from Sioux Lookout, Ontario Canada. Since the spring of 2017, Russell Dillin, age 10, of Mauston, has spent too much time at the Chicago Hospital. Since 1993, Don Wilson has guided and managed a fishing outpost near Sioux Lookout. This past s…
Jan. 10 – Stories at the Marsh: Winter Bugs, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center in Horicon. Learn about insects in the winter through stories, activities and a craft. For information contact 920-387-7889.