Over the past year, I have introduced you to ordinary people doing extraordinary things, people lending a hand to others so that they can continue experiencing the outdoors, as well as people who have had amazing hunts.
With the Wisconsin bowhunting season right around the corner, many of you have already seen trail camera shots of some dandy bucks.
ETTRICK — As they huddled together in a ground blind that late September day, Gauge Griffin and his hunting partner, Eric Huseboe, were whispering back-and-forth.
The De Soto High School volleyball team is looking forward to the new season, even though COVID may cause challenges.
The De Soto High School football team is heading into the season with the goal of being competitive every time they hit the field.
The 2021 season will be a bit of a rebuild for the Viroqua High School volleyball team, as eight athletes graduated.
The Westby/Viroqua cooperative girls golf team has grown from two to five this year.
The Westby High School football team may be young, but there are athletic players who can lead the team.
The Westby High School boys and girls cross country teams are heading into the season with a good mix of junior and senior runners.
The Viroqua High School cross country teams, which were both fifth in the Coulee Conference, have a good number of returning letter winners this season.
The Viroqua High School football team has a new coach at the helm, who sees a lot of potential in his athletes.
The Viroqua High School girls tennis team heads into the 2021 season with experience.
The Westby High School volleyball team welcomes back eight returning players and a very dedicated group of athletes.
The De Soto High School cross country team and its coach are hopeful the 2021 season will be less tumultuous than 2020.
With the largest single-day rainfall in La Crosse — 5.59 inches — officially etched into the record book for Aug. 7, 2021, plus significant subsequent rainfall after that, I knew area streams and rivers would be running high.
When pro angling’s bass hot shots hit La Crosse next week, it’s all about cast-and-catch, cast-and-release, catch-and-weigh. As fast as they can perform all three — and it’s often done within seconds — can mean the difference in winning or losing.
WAUPUN, Wis. — An early lead for the Viroqua American Legion baseball team quickly vanished, but Noah Mathison helped Post 138 battle back before it earned a 6-5 extra innings victory over Wahpeton (N.D.) on Sunday to finish pool play at the Division II Central Plains Tournament unbeaten.
DIVISION II CENTRAL PLAINS TOURNAMENT
DENMARK, Wis. — The Viroqua American Legion baseball team won a Class A state championship and qualified to extend its season by winning two games on Tuesday.
Even if we wanted to, few of us could hide from the information overload that accompanied the COVID-19 virus and the worldwide pandemic which has consumed the past 18 months.