Long Lake in Florence County as seen on Thursday, April 10, 2014. (WLUK/Eric Peterson)

Winter fish kill hits northern lakes

LONG LAKE – Even though temperatures are warming up, wildlife biologists are bracing for potential fish kills across the state. Thick ice co…

Gov. Scott Walker signs heroin-related HOPE legislation package into law in Marinette, April 7, 2014.

Walker signs heroin bills into law

MARINETTE – Flanked by law enforcement officers, medical personnel and state legislators, Gov. Scott Walker signed four of seven heroin-rela…

Sturgeon spawn along the banks of the Wolf River at Bamboo Bend in Shiocton, March 23, 2012.

Cold weather delays sturgeon spawning

The annual sturgeon spawning run looks like it will be a little later this year. Because the Wolf River is still frozen, DNR biologist Ryan …

A voter casts his ballot at the De Pere Community Center, April 1, 2014.

Spring election results

View the results of the spring election. More» Story: Voters approve Green Bay school referendum Story: Both sides react to Oshkosh schools …