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February 16, 2019
A provision that would help expand the North Country National Scenic Trail across northern Minnesota and connect it to other states has been introduced in the House. Duluth News Tribune file
North Country Trail provision advances to U.S. House
February 16, 2019 - 5:13am
Duluth News Tribune file
DNR Report: Officers focus on snowmobile enforcement
February 16, 2019 - 4:12am
February 12, 2019
Reilly Wahlers
State Alpine preview: Cook County-Silver Bay a small program up for big challenge
February 12, 2019 - 9:46pm
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 - 5:27am
John Fehnel, owner of Great Lakes Fly Shop in Duluth, wraps red floss onto his hook while making a Royal Wulff dry fly during class at the shop on Jan. 16. (Jed Carlson /
Making a hard sport harder – and more rewarding
February 12, 2019 - 5:25am
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 - 11:31am
February 2, 2019
Duluth News Tribune file
DNR Report: Fishing slow; trail conditions vary
February 2, 2019 - 5:30am
February 1, 2019
The reservation system for BWCAW permits opened and then quickly crashed Wednesday. The Forest Service is working to fix the problem and will re-start permit applications at a future date. Forum News Service file photo
BWCAW permit reservation site opens, then shuts down
February 1, 2019 - 10:56am
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
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
John Beargrease marathon racer Jennifer Freking waves to the crowd shortly after leaving the starting chute Sunday. Freking was the first racer on the trail. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Teams hit the trail for 35th John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon
January 27, 2019 - 5:28pm
January 26, 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 26, 2019 - 7:59pm
Duluth News Tribune file
DNR Report: Conditions improving on most trails
January 26, 2019 - 6:23pm
January 20, 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 20, 2019 - 1:02pm
January 19, 2019
Duluth News Tribune file
DNR Report: Slush conditions hamper ice fishing
January 19, 2019 - 4:06am