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February 18, 2019
A red-backed vole forages on a February day in a spruce forest. Note the fur color and small tail. Photo courtesy of Mark Sparky Stensaas
Northland Nature: Red-backed voles in the spruce woods
February 18, 2019 - 6:15am
February 14, 2019
The Minnesota DNR said Thursday that it will allow anglers to keep some Lake Mille Lacs walleyes this summer after three summers of catch-and-release only walleye fishing on the big lake. file / News Tribune
DNR: Anglers can keep some walleyes on Mille Lacs this summer
February 14, 2019 - 3:53pm
February 12, 2019
A group of about a dozen goldfinches alight on a feeder, dining on thistle feed. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Arrival of the goldfinches
February 12, 2019 - 11:05am
February 3, 2019
Artist fungi grows on the trunk of a tree in winter. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Shelf fungi living on trees in mid-winter
February 3, 2019 - 11:47am
January 30, 2019
John Beargrease marathon champion Blake Freking watches as his younger daughter, Nicole, pets Eagle. Nicole had just helped dad put the Frank Bishop Lead Dog Award on Eagle, who has lead his team on several Beargrease marathons. Steve Kuchera /
UPDATE: Husband and wife mushing duo finish 1-2 at Beargrease
January 30, 2019 - 3:40pm
t01.27.2019 -- Steve Kuchera -- 013119.N.PJ.LaPlanteC -- Alex LaPlante's team pulls the Esko musher up a slight rise early in the John Beargrease mid-distance race Sunday, Jan. 27. Steve Kuchera /
Esko musher finishes sixth in Beargrease mid-distance
January 30, 2019 - 9:17am
January 28, 2019
 Ryan Anderson's team nears the finish line in Lutsen on their way to a first-place finish in the John Beargrease mid-distance race. Steve Kuchera /
Ryan Anderson wins Beargrease mid-distance race
January 28, 2019 - 7:12pm
January 27, 2019
A gray squirrel digs through the snow on a January day to find and eat acorns that were buried in its cache last fall. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Gray squirrels dig into their food caches
January 27, 2019 - 11:32am
January 21, 2019
Ellie Regas, 14, of Carlton completes her riding performance course on a closed track near the Wood City Riders grooming barn. (Jamey Malcomb/Pine Journal)
Cloquet-area club works year-round to maintain snowmobile trails
January 21, 2019 - 9:13am
January 19, 2019
Clusters of seeds hang from an ash tree on a January day. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: The bare winter trees are not so bare
January 19, 2019 - 10:58am
January 12, 2019
Another winter day begins. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: A cold winter walk at dawn
January 12, 2019 - 6:24am
December 16, 2018
A goldenrod with a flower head filled with fluffy seeds stands tall in December. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Roadside wildflowers in December
December 16, 2018 - 10:56am
December 12, 2018
Wildlife researcher Austin Homkes stands next to the largest living jack pine measured in the U.S. Photo courtesy of Thomas Gable
Largest jack pine in U.S. confirmed in Voyageurs Park
December 12, 2018 - 8:32am
December 11, 2018
A shrew makes a trail in light snow in the woods. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Shrews make trails in the new snow
December 11, 2018 - 1:01pm
December 10, 2018
Duluth News Tribune file
DNR Report
December 10, 2018 - 12:25pm