Thursday Aug 14
Wisconsin's Great River Road winds its way into great road trip
Straight out of a time when the kids piled into the station wagon for a Sunday drive, the Wisconsin Great River Road -- yes, that "great river," the Mississippi -- wholesomely winds its way through 33 river towns over 250 miles of terrain.
Invasive carp reach Twin Cities metro area
Two invasive carp netted late last week in Cottage Grove, their northernmost point along the Mississippi River so far, stirred merely moderate concern for now.