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Tinkergarten helps promote early childhood education

One local organization is showing kids the importance of outdoor learning. On Sunday, the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge held a trial class for their Tinkergarten program.

Celebrating the life of conservationist Aldo Leopold

People from all around the community came together today to honor the life of a Wisconsinite. Aldo Leopold, a famed conservationist, forester and philosopher. The Baraboo native who died in 1949 at the age of 62.

Fireworks are not allowed along Upper Mississippi Refuge sites

As the holiday weekend nears, law enforcement wants to remind everyone fireworks are not allowed in certain areas.Fireworks are banned from the 'Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge' to prevent litter and disturbing wildlife in the area."People probably…