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July 23, 2017
An ash tree alongside Jean Duluth Road on Saturday in Duluth.  More than 170 scientists and forestry experts will meet in Duluth this week to discuss the emerald ash borer, an invasive insect. Mike Krebs / mkrebs@duluthnews.com
Scientists invade Duluth to share emerald ash borer research
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Reader's View: Fool’s gold is not the issue
20 hours 6 min ago
July 21, 2017
This image from radar Thursday afternoon shows a plume of some kind extending from near the Iron Range toward Duluth. Lake Superior is at right. The photo is labeled "Possible Smoke Plume," but the National Weather Service says the radar blip may have been a large swarm of insects. (NWS image)
Odd phenomenon on weather radar near Duluth may have been bugs
July 21, 2017 - 11:06pm
July 17, 2017
Environmental groups, employees decry cuts to EPA budget
July 17, 2017 - 11:13pm
2016 file / News Tribune
Duluth City Council places pause on Park Point restrooms
July 17, 2017 - 11:06pm
July 16, 2017
Researchers on the Blue Heron, the research vessel of UMD's Large Lakes Observatory, get ready to deploy an underwater microphone to record sounds 75 feet under the surface of Lake Superior. They picked up some interesting results. Photo courtesy UMD.
Noisy fish? Lake Superior underwater noises include ships, wind and ... eelpout
July 16, 2017 - 5:37pm
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Minnesota grouse drumming counts up 57 percent
July 16, 2017 - 5:51am
July 15, 2017
Wolf No. 2829, a 73-pound male, looks back at researchers after being released north of Duluth on Tuesday afternoon. Researchers had fitted the wolf with a GPS collar to track its movements and those of its pack. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Looking for answers: Researchers monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
July 15, 2017 - 8:43pm
An aerial view of Wisconsin Point in Superior. (2016 file / Superior Telegram)
Superior gets major grant for Wisconsin Point project
July 15, 2017 - 3:05pm
July 14, 2017
A leopard cub nurses from a lioness known as Nosikitok in Tanzania's Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Courtesy of Panthera.
Awww. A wild lioness is photographed nursing a baby leopard.
July 14, 2017 - 8:53am
July 13, 2017
Chad Enerson of Emerald, Wis., and his wife, Mary worry a recent nearby manure spill that went unattended for months has jeopardized the health of a pond on their property. The couple had planned to build a new home on their property, but shelved the idea after Emerald Sky Dairy, the neighboring farm responsible for the spill, applied to expand their concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO). Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin reduces well regulations
July 13, 2017 - 10:11am
Wind powers Minnesota's first 100 percent electric school bus, thanks to renewable energy credits. The eLion can travel 100 miles on a charge and meets or exceeds Minnesota's engine and safety standards, according to specs by manufacturer Lion Electric Co. of Quebec. Kara Hildreth / RiverTown Mulitmedia contributor
Minnesota's first e-bus hits the road
July 13, 2017 - 9:14am
July 11, 2017
A crew from Shelton Excavating installs protective posts near a boat cleaning station at the Pike Lake boat landing Tuesday afternoon. Canosia Township, through state and county money, installed a new cleaning station at the boat landing for people to clean out their boats hoping to reduce spread of invasive species. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Boat cleaning station targets invasive species
July 11, 2017 - 7:46pm
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House bill has Great Lakes money, targets wolves
July 11, 2017 - 4:52pm
July 10, 2017
Bayfield County, DNR settlement talks continue in CAFO case
July 10, 2017 - 2:32pm
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