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September 23, 2009
Wayne Schumacher shot the deer Sunday night from a tree stand near Rosendale, Wis. (Photo by Fond du Lac, Wis., Reporter)
Wisconsin man bags 30-point buck
September 23, 2009 - 7:07am
September 22, 2009
A cluster of zebra mussels sits on a navagation buoy that was pulled from Lake Superior by the USCG Cutter Alder. Park Service officials have confirmed the presence of zebra mussels on Isle Royale. Plans call for the complete eradication of the colony from the island's waters. File/Duluth News Tribune
Zebra mussels make it to Isle Royale
September 22, 2009 - 7:08am
August 20, 2009
Members of the St. Croix Valley Amphicar Club held a swim-in at Bass Lake near Hudson, Wis. on Saturday to participate in the Bass Lake Rehabilitation District's annual picnic. The sight of cars riding on the water turned quite a few heads.
Jeff Holmquist - Rivertowns Group
Beep, beep: Club attracts attention
August 20, 2009 - 7:35am
August 14, 2009
Family Fun Shoot: Kids can take aim at a good time
August 14, 2009 - 3:42pm
July 27, 2009
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, left, and Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle met in Hudson Friday and announce continuing cooperation to help protect the St. Croix River which borders both states.
Governors Doyle and Pawlenty make a joint appearance in Hudson
July 27, 2009 - 7:15am
July 21, 2009
This young osprey survived a fire that destroyed its nest and killed a sibling. The bird is being nursed back to health at an animal hospital near Garrison, Minn. Submitted photo.
Osprey survives lightning strike
July 21, 2009 - 7:31am
July 8, 2009
Land owners grumble over proposed Red Wing to Hastings bike trail
July 8, 2009 - 7:33am
July 2, 2009
City prepares to deal with ash borer infestations
July 2, 2009 - 1:15pm
June 30, 2009
Chairman Mike Kilgore of the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council told reporters Monday that Minnesota will be greener in a year, thanks to nearly $300 million in outdoors project spending from funds generated by a sales tax increase. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Conservationists say tax equals green Minnesota
June 30, 2009 - 7:20am
June 2, 2009
The "treasure" for some geocachers is this ammo box that was hidden in a state park. Submitted photo
Geocaching: High-tech way to be outdoors
June 2, 2009 - 7:17am
May 31, 2009
Snail changes rules for infested lake near Deer River, Minn.
May 31, 2009 - 4:28pm
May 27, 2009
Tim Jezierski of Duluth holds the 45¾-inch lake trout he caught Sunday on Lake Superior. The fish, estimated at 35 to 40 pounds, is thought to be the largest lake trout caught from the Duluth end of the lake in recent years. Submitted photo
Duluth angler catches giant trout on Lake Superior
May 27, 2009 - 8:08am
May 20, 2009
Paul Otto, manager at Sibley State Park, stacks a bundle of campfire wood Friday that was purchased from a DNR-certified vendor. Because of this week's discovery of the emerald ash borer in St. Paul, state parks are increasing their vigilance in keeping unapproved firewood out of parks. Photo by Carolyn Lange
Ash borer closing in
May 20, 2009 - 8:08am
May 18, 2009
Tree-killing ash borer makes the jump to Minnesota
May 18, 2009 - 2:41pm
May 12, 2009
Todd Maas of Duluth caught this 26-inch walleye Saturday on the St. Louis River during Minnesota's fishing opener. Maas used a bottom-bouncing rig with a spinner and a night crawler. He and his friends began fishing at 4 a.m. with jigs and minnows. Sam Cook/scook@duluthnews.com
Hooked on the St. Louis River
May 12, 2009 - 8:00am