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News 8 is a proud partner of Eagles4Kids. Darrin Briggs and students of the Blair-Taylor School District in Blair, Wisconsin, operate They control two cameras and live stream their nest, which is about 60 feet up a cottonwood tree near the Blair-Taylor Elementary School .

The two cameras were shut down on May 31 for summer maintenance. Plans for Season 6 of Eagles4Kids are already in order. Briggs plans to turn the cameras back on after sometime late summer 2015. The livestream will return below at that time.

Check out daily updates by the students here. For more information, visit

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Last updated 11:16 AM CDT on July 02, 2015