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October 24, 2016
Shaggy mane mushrooms (Coprinus) grow in a lawn on an October day. Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Late-season mushrooms sprout up in the forest
October 24, 2016 - 8:56am
October 16, 2016
On this close look at a stem of a Tamarack, note the number of needles in a cluster and note the small cones.
Northland Nature: Tamaracks: the deciduous conifer
October 16, 2016 - 4:03am
September 30, 2016
MDA confirms second EAB find in Duluth, issues emergency quarantine for portion of St. Louis County
September 30, 2016 - 3:03pm
September 26, 2016
A late summer aurora is displayed at Bear Head Lake State Park.
Magic in the night sky
September 26, 2016 - 7:17am
September 19, 2016
A bright red hygrocybe (waxy-cap mushroom) sticks up from the forest floor on a September day. Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Now is the time to find red mushrooms on the forest floor
September 19, 2016 - 4:31pm
September 12, 2016
This untreated buckthorn stump indicates re-growth. Photo contributed by Christian Nelson
Buckthorn: Once a good thing, now gone bad
September 12, 2016 - 11:22am
August 9, 2016
Deer numbers on the rise as hunters look forward to deer season
August 9, 2016 - 10:59am
August 8, 2016
First new bat species discovered in Minnesota in more than a century
August 8, 2016 - 1:57pm
July 9, 2016
The Kettle gets a check-up
July 9, 2016 - 2:23pm
June 23, 2016
A tree took down a power line on Marks Road in Esko during Sunday night's storm. The line was still down Monday night, but according to a resident, Minnesota Power was supposed to repair it around 8 p.m. There were only two houses affected by the partly downed line. They still had a limited amount of power to at least one house. Jamie Lund/
Mother Nature blows through
June 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 18, 2016
This adult veery displays the red-brown feathers with few spots underneath. Photo contributed by Mark Sparky Stensaas
Northland Nature: Look for veery songs and nests in Northland forests
June 18, 2016 - 3:22pm
May 14, 2016
Deer fawns are being born; leave them alone, urges DNR
May 14, 2016 - 6:55am
Severe weather awareness week will highlight safety
April 14, 2016 - 1:05pm
April 1, 2016
Disease that has killed millions of bats has now reached the West Coast
April 1, 2016 - 12:53pm
March 25, 2016
A bat at the Lake Vermilion/Soudan Underground Mine State Park shows the telltale fuzzy white growth of fungus observed on bats infected with white-nose syndrome (WNS), a disease that is harmful and usually fatal to hibernating bats. Officials confirmed that several hundred bats at the park have died since January of WNS. Contributed Photo
White-nose syndrome disease confirmed in northeastern Minnesota
March 25, 2016 - 10:50am