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County to contribute $600K to cleaning up waterways

3 communities will work to reduce pollution in lakes, river, conservancy

More than $600,000 in county funds will help pay for water pollution-reduction projects across local communities in Dane County, according to a release.

Railroad settles Mississippi River oil spill claim

Area affected between Wis. and Iowa

A railroad company has agreed to pay $625,000 to cover environmental costs related to a 2008 derailment that caused an oil spill in the Mississippi River between Iowa and Wisconsin.

52-year-old man drowns in Yahara River

MFD unable to resuscitate man after he was pulled from the water

Madison police and are investigating a drowning that happened in the Yahara River near an east side park late Monday.

Police identify body found in Rock River

Janesville Police Department identified the body found in the Rock River Friday. An autopsy revealed it was Mary Coulthard. She went missing Friday, May 2nd and hadn't been heard from since. 

Feds to discuss Asian carp plan in Traverse City

Federal officials to continue feedback sessions on Asian carp plan with Traverse City meeting

Federal officials are continuing a series of public meetings to discuss options for keeping invasive species such as Asian carp from moving between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds.

Feds to discuss Asian carp plan in Traverse City

Federal officials to continue feedback sessions on Asian carp plan with Traverse City meeting

Federal officials are continuing a series of public meetings to discuss options for keeping invasive species such as Asian carp from moving between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds.

Feds to discuss Asian carp plan in Traverse City

Federal officials to continue feedback sessions on Asian carp plan with Traverse City meeting

Federal officials are continuing a series of public meetings to discuss options for keeping invasive species such as Asian carp from moving between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds.

Feds to discuss Asian carp plan in Traverse City

Federal officials to continue feedback sessions on Asian carp plan with Traverse City meeting

Federal officials are continuing a series of public meetings to discuss options for keeping invasive species such as Asian carp from moving between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds.

Feds to discuss Asian carp plan in Traverse City

Federal officials to continue feedback sessions on Asian carp plan with Traverse City meeting

Federal officials are continuing a series of public meetings to discuss options for keeping invasive species such as Asian carp from moving between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds.

Feds to discuss Asian carp plan in Traverse City

Federal officials to continue feedback sessions on Asian carp plan with Traverse City meeting

Federal officials are continuing a series of public meetings to discuss options for keeping invasive species such as Asian carp from moving between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds.

Great River Road to turn 75

Celebration planned in St. Louis to mark 75 years of the Great River Road

The Great River Road, a 3,000-mile stretch of highway along the Mississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico, is turning 75.

Great River Road to turn 75

Celebration planned in St. Louis to mark 75 years of the Great River Road

The Great River Road, a 3,000-mile stretch of highway along the Mississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico, is turning 75.

Great River Road to turn 75

Celebration planned in St. Louis to mark 75 years of the Great River Road

The Great River Road, a 3,000-mile stretch of highway along the Mississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico, is turning 75.

Husband of Kira Steger on trial in her death

Husband of woman whose body was found in Mississippi River goes on trial

Prosecutors in Ramsey County will try to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Jeffery Trevino killed his wife, whose body was found in the Mississippi River more than two months after she disappeared.

Husband of Kira Steger on trial in her death

Husband of woman whose body was found in Mississippi River goes on trial

Prosecutors in Ramsey County will try to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Jeffery Trevino killed his wife, whose body was found in the Mississippi River more than two months after she disappeared.

Husband of Kira Steger on trial in her death

Husband of woman whose body was found in Mississippi River goes on trial

Prosecutors in Ramsey County will try to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Jeffery Trevino killed his wife, whose body was found in the Mississippi River more than two months after she disappeared.

Husband of Kira Steger on trial in her death

Husband of woman whose body was found in Mississippi River goes on trial

Prosecutors in Ramsey County will try to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Jeffery Trevino killed his wife, whose body was found in the Mississippi River more than two months after she disappeared.

Home of slain girls to be dismantled

River Falls home is where father killed 3 daughters

The western Wisconsin house where a father killed his three daughters last year will be dismantled.