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A conservation  officer pulls an abandoned tribal gillnet full of dead walleye from Lake Mille Lacs Sunday, May 20, 2018. The net, registered to the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, was recovered by officers from an American Indian band and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. (Courtesy PERM, Proper Economic Resource Management)
Abandoned net of 67 dead walleye on Lake Mille Lacs angers conservation group
May 27, 2018 - 2:24pm
Timothy LaMere, 28, was thrust into the public spotlight in 2011 after supplying drugs at a Blaine house-party that wound up killing his best friend. LaMere was convicted of third-degree murder in 19-year-old Trevor Robinson's death and sentenced to 10 years in prison. Less than a year after his release, LaMere died unexpectedly last month from cardiac arrest due to natural causes. Courtesy of Cathy LaMere
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
May 26, 2018 - 4:04pm
Duluth breaks record high for second straight day
May 26, 2018 - 6:41pm
The State Veterans Cemetery north of Duluth seen from the air Wednesday afternoon. The 104-acre site, located along U.S. Highway 53 in Grand Lake Township, includes an administrative building, maintenance shop, shelter for burial services, a columbarium for cremated remains and a flag plaza. Construction is expected to wrap up later this year. (Clint Austin /
New veterans cemetery nears completion
May 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
A can of Spam. Via Flickr user Isabelle Hurbain-Palatin. (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Spam, other products recalled after oral injuries from metal reported
May 27, 2018 - 3:41pm
IndyCar Series driver Danica Patrick puts on her helmet prior to the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, May 27. Patrick crashed in lap 69 of the race. Mark J. Rebilas / USA TODAY Sports
Patrick's career comes to crashing end at Indy 500
May 27, 2018 - 4:14pm
Elijah Lea (left), lead operator at Lake Superior Brewery, and Tanner Johnson, packaging line operator, line up cans that will be filled with the brewery's Mesabi red ale Wednesday morning. Bob King /
Lake Superior Brewing expands reach, adds cans
May 27, 2018 - 7:28pm
A nearly 21-inch walleye caught by John Langlee of Duluth is measured and photographed as part of last weekend's Berg Construction Walleye Cup on the St. Louis River. The tournament winners are determined by total length of fish caught, not weight, and all fish are immediately returned to the river after being photographed. Photo courtesy Twin Ports Walleye Association
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
May 27, 2018 - 2:15am
The Hiwes, who both go by the first name SeanTayah, dance with their son, Baily, 2½, recently at Duluth Dance Church. Steve Kuchera /
Dancing to their own tune: Duluth Dance Church melds movement and mindfulness
May 27, 2018 - 5:00am
Navy veteran Larry Wietman (center), who served in Vietnam from 1965 to 1968, salutes while Army National Guard Sgt. Verne Parks (left) and Spc. Ali Maamoun unfold an American flag to be raised at the Gary-New Duluth Veterans Memorial during Memorial Day ceremony May 29, 2017. News Tribune file photo
Memorial Day events in the Northland
May 26, 2018 - 5:41pm
Tyler Jerome Birchem
May 27, 2018 - 6:47pm
Rob Horken talks about building custom rods in his East Grand Forks shop. Known for years as "Ernie the Angler" on WDAZ-TV's weekly summer fishing reports, Horken retired four years ago and keeps busy building custom rods as owner of Rob's Rod Repair and Custom Built Fishing Rods. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                                play button
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
May 27, 2018 - 6:16am
Authorities aren't sure what, exactly, this wolflike creature is that was shot in Montana. MUST CREDIT: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Park - Region 4.
A wolflike creature was stalking livestock in Montana. Authorities have no idea what it is.
May 25, 2018 - 12:33pm
David Lindelof of Oulu attaches two of his homemade bluebird houses to fence posts in a pasture Tuesday morning.
Oulu man helps restore bluebirds with nest boxes along county roads
May 27, 2018 - 5:08am
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the laws about boating?
May 27, 2018 - 12:08pm