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Photo of the Day for Dec. 18, 2014
Wisconsin girls in Slenderman stabbing case ruled competent to stand trial
Authorities ID homicide suspect shot, killed by police on Twin Cities freeway
Kittens in sealed box rescued from Wisconsin trash bin
As she turns 100 years old, Duluth woman's love of baking endures
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Citon Computer Corp. brings good neighbors to renovated space in downtown Duluth
Biz Buzz for Dec. 15
After conquering iron ore, BHP and Rio move to dominate in copper
Property transactions for Dec. 15, 2014
Bankruptcies for Dec. 15, 2014
Women's hockey fans protest UMD's decision to not renew coach Shannon Miller's contract
Prep newsmaker: Masked man leads Hilltoppers
News Tribune prep rankings
Prep statistical leaders
In reaction: Miller equals winning in hockey and life
In reaction: Difficult decision on Miller helps all UMD athletics
In reaction: Something smells in Miller’s dismissal
Reader's view: Cartoon choice proves DNT is out of touch
Reader's view: Badly behaving men besmirch School Board
Dessa to perform at St. Scholastica next month
Star Wars for the holidays at Teatro Zuccone
Best Bets: Concert is Bue’s Kickstarter kick-off
75 years later, ‘Gone With the Wind’ never left
10 best movies of 2014
Homemade for the holidays
Horoscopes for Dec. 18, 2014
RECIPE EXCHANGE: Turkey Stuffing Casserole and more
TEST KITCHEN: Pork tacos
BRUCE WALLIS: A cup of hot in the cold
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Ice Fish for 2014-2015
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 15, 2014
Big tires, big smiles: Fat-bike riding growing in popularity
Cut in Wisconsin lake trout limit stirs controversy
Faces for Dec. 14, 2014
Helping Out for December 14, 2014
Business students earn scholarships
Superior High School's One Act team
Births for Dec. 14, 2014
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December 17, 2014
Walker to review use of fishing, hunting fees for iron mine review
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker said this week that he will review whether the state should continue using hunting and fishing fees to pay for costs to oversee a proposed iron mine in Northwestern Wisconsin. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Monday that the state has spent nearly...
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December 16, 2014
Engwall named to deer hunters post
The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association on Tuesday named Craig Engwall as its new executive director. Engwall has more than 20 years’ experience in law, natural resources and conservation and served as northeast regional director of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in...
December 16, 2014 - 10:39pm
December 9, 2014
Montana game warden’s citation in front of videographer angers Two Harbors elk hunter
The first thing Jim Latvala did when he reached the bull elk he had shot was to say a prayer over it. The Two Harbors hunter does that over all the big-game animals he shoots, he said. But a game warden with the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Department later told Latvala that...
December 9, 2014 - 11:05pm
December 7, 2014
Field reports: Minnesota wolf hunt closed in Northeast Zone
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources closed the late wolf hunting and trapping season in the Northeast Zone at the end of shooting hours Friday. As reported in the News Tribune last week, the zone’s harvest target for the season was 35 wolves, and hunters and trappers had...
outdoors / hunting
December 7, 2014 - 12:06am
December 5, 2014
Eh? Douglas County deer discussed
The Douglas County Deer Advisory Council is seeking public comment on county deer population objectives at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Superior Public Library. The council will then develop its final population objective recommendation. The council’s preliminary recommendation, made...
December 5, 2014 - 10:32pm
December 4, 2014
Minnesota wolf hunt ends in Northeast Zone
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is closing the late wolf hunting and trapping season in the Northeast Zone at the end of shooting hours Friday. The zone’s harvest target for the season is 35 wolves, and hunters and trappers had registered 32 wolves as of 4:30 p.m....
December 4, 2014 - 11:50pm
Bygones for Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014
News Tribune, Dec. 4, 1974 * John Pegors of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency said yesterday the agency has ordered the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to stop its dredging operation in the Duluth harbor. Pegors said the dredging is in violation of state water quality standards. *...
December 4, 2014 - 12:06am
November 30, 2014
Northland big buck contest leaders
Buck’s Hardware Hank, Grand Marais Weight 224.2, Colton Furlong, Grand Marais 221.8, Ted Beck, Princeton 217.8, Owen Anderson, Grand Marais Antler spread (outside spread) Mike Quaif, Grand Marais, 21¾ inches Mike LaFreniere, Grand Marais, 20 inches Stan Bautch, Grand...
outdoors / hunting
November 30, 2014 - 12:08am
Monday – Opening of Wisconsin muzzleloader deer season. Dec. 10 – Deadline to apply for bear and spring wild turkey permits in Wisconsin. Jan. 1 — Opening of stream trout and lake trout seasons on lakes entirely within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. (Note, however,...
outdoors / fishing
November 30, 2014 - 12:07am
Field reports: Minnesota deer harvest down 22 percent over 2013
Compiled by Sam Cook firstname.lastname@example.org Minnesota hunters registered 111,000 deer through last weekend, the final weekend of Minnesota’s 16-day firearms deer season. That total was down 31,000, or 22 percent, from the same period in 2013, according to the Minnesota Department...
outdoors / hunting
November 30, 2014 - 12:04am
Pheasant hunters renew friendships on South Dakota trip
WILLOW LAKE, S.D. — The pheasants had started flushing before we set foot in the cattail slough. It’s that time of year. Though it was only mid- November, an early cold snap and recent snows had begun to bunch up the birds. Already schooled from a summer of eluding foxes and...
outdoors / hunting
November 30, 2014 - 12:01am
November 25, 2014
111,000 deer taken during firearms season
Minnesota hunters registered 111,000 deer through Sunday, the final day of Minnesota’s 16-day firearms deer season. That total was down 31,000 from 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. So far this year during special hunts and the archery, early antlerless...
November 25, 2014 - 11:13pm
November 23, 2014
Wisconsin deer opener: On the family farm, the youngest generation carries on a tradition
SPOONER — A flicker of movement caught the eye of Clarence DeLawyer. His hearing has diminished as the decades have passed, but at 93, his eyes are still sharp. “There’s a deer,” he said. “No, four of ’em.” They were moving across a cornfield toward a snow-covered...
outdoors / hunting
November 23, 2014 - 6:07pm
Saturday — Opening of Minnesota late-season wolf hunting and trapping seasons. Saturday — Opening of Minnesota’s muzzleloader deer season. Dec. 1 — Opening of Wisconsin muzzleloader deer season. Jan. 1 — Opening of stream trout and lake trout seasons on lakes entirely...
November 23, 2014 - 12:13am
Ask a conservation officer: Deer disposal is illegal on public land
Q: Lately I’ve seen a lot of deer carcasses in ditches and at the edge of the woods. Is this an OK way to dispose of bones and parts after butchering? Won’t the birds clean everything up? A: I’ll answer this with a very emphatic “No!” A hunter shows very lazy and irresponsible...
November 23, 2014 - 12:07am