Warden's sure grip, miraculous timing saves ice fisher
Sandy calls it divine intervention. Her husband Harold calls it a real life lesson not to trust the ice thickness reports he reads on his computer.
Wardens in ActionDNR wardens investigating weekend fatal snowmobile accident in Walworth County
Friday, February 26, 2016 9:22:29 a.m.
The Department of Natural Resources Bureau of Law Enforcement is investigating a Sunday snowmobile accident that left an Illinois man dead after his machine hit open water on a Walworth County lake.
Wardens in ActionCRIMESTOPPERS: DNR seeks public tips in shanty case
Monday, February 15, 2016 1:35:02 p.m.
The Department of Natural Resources Bureau of Law Enforcement is asking for the public's help in solving a case of property damage and interfering with lawful fishing/harassment. Sometime after close of sturgeon spearing (1 p.m.) on Sat., February 13, and opening of spearing (7 a.m.) on Sun. February 14, an individual had his spearing shack completely plowed in by snow. The amount of snow prevented the individual from being able to spear out of that shanty. Later, it was found that the sides of the shanty were pushed in and damaged, making the shack unusable. This incident occurred on the north end of Lake Poygan near Alder Creek in Winnebago County.
Crime StoppersDNR hiring part-time wardens, rangers across Wisconsin -- application deadline extended to February 23
Monday, February 15, 2016 12:43:33 p.m.
NOTE: This was updated February 16 to show new application deadline as February 23.
Wardens in ActionWarden-citizen wildlife rescue: No swan song in this tale
Friday, January 29, 2016 12:44:13 p.m.
When the citizens of Barron County's Cumberland first spotted the large bird just standing on the ice, they knew who to call - DNR Conservation Warden Phil Dorn.
Wardens in Action
Thursday, January 21, 2016 5:23:41 a.m.
Last revised: Friday, February 19, 2016