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February 20, 2017
There was a sizable pool of open water below Middle Falls at Gooseberry Falls State Park near Two Harbors on Sunday. (Andrew Krueger / button
Video: Warm weather allows North Shore waterfalls to shake off some ice
8 hours 9 min ago
February 19, 2017
Julian Nelson, a former mayor of Bayfield who advocated for the creation of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, leaves his fish camp on Rocky Island in 2012. Nelson died Friday at 100. Photo courtesy of Bob Nelson.
Julian Nelson, Apostle Islands conservationist, dies at 100
February 19, 2017 - 6:22pm
An angler uses an auger to cut a hole in the ice in Lake Superior off Brighton Beach to go ice fishing in February 2014. (file / News Tribune)
Study finds hazards of ice fishing are many and varied
February 19, 2017 - 3:24pm
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
February 19, 2017 - 12:28pm
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: 'Boat show' a mirror of life in the North
February 19, 2017 - 2:32am
February 18, 2017
Team Snowy Owls runs the Ikidarod race on the nature trails at North Shore Community School in Duluth Township on Friday afternoon. Second-grade students filled the roles of sled dogs and mushers during the event, which is the culmination of a few weeks spent studying dogsledding and the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Eight teams of students ran the race on Friday. (Clint Austin /
North Shore Community School hosts 'Ikidarod' race
February 18, 2017 - 2:00am
February 17, 2017
About 3,000 people are expected to take part in the today’s Book Across the Bay from Ashland to Washburn. Amber Mullen / Ashland Daily Press file photo
Book Across the Bay returns tonight
February 17, 2017 - 11:55pm
SAM COOK COLUMN: Night sky, night ski: Learning to trust in the moonlight
February 17, 2017 - 4:00am
February 16, 2017
News Tribune's Sam Cook at boat show through Saturday only
February 16, 2017 - 6:23pm
February 15, 2017
Wesley LaValley (from left) and his sons Xander and Lincoln, all of Aurora, look at an all-terrain vehicle during the 51st annual Duluth Boat, Sports, Travel and RV Show at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center on Wednesday. The show runs through Sunday. (Clint Austin /
Annual boat show begins at the DECC
February 15, 2017 - 9:31pm
February 12, 2017
Jaxon, an English pointer owned by Jared Wiklund of Pheasants Forever, hustles back with a mouthful of rooster pheasant during a Minnesota hunt this past October. Pheasant hunters and pheasant hunting dogs will be part of Pheasant Forever's National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic this Friday through Sunday in Minneapolis. News Tribune file photo
Pheasant Fest returns to Minneapolis next weekend
February 12, 2017 - 8:16am
February 11, 2017
Outdoors Notes for Feb. 12, 2017
February 11, 2017 - 9:51pm
A hunter moves through the woods near Grand Rapids during a recent Minnesota firearms deer season. News Tribune file photo
Anglers, hunters weigh in on proposed license fee increases in Minnesota
February 11, 2017 - 9:09pm
Eric Enquist places his ice ax while ascending his final route on Martini at Casket Quarry in Duluth on Saturday. Enquist and Adam Dailey spent 24 hours climbing to raise money for improvements at the quarry. The two started climbing at noon Friday and finished just after noon on Saturday. (Clint Austin /
Climbers keep going for 24 hours to raise money for West Duluth park
February 11, 2017 - 8:52pm
Skaters gather to enjoy the town of Parkland’s new ice-skating rink last week. They are, left to right, Lillian Jicha, Terri Jicha, Jonathan Stelman, Cherie Stelman, Olivia Prendergast, Madison Bickford, Sophia Hixenbaugh and Cameran Prendergast. A ribbon-cutting for the rink, which opened in December, will kick off the Parkland Winter Frolic on Saturday. Maria Lockwood / Superior Telegram
'A dream come true': New ice rink brings together Douglas County community
February 11, 2017 - 1:29am