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Sam Cook

April 22, 2018
Sam Cook is an outdoors writer for the Duluth News Tribune.
Sam Cook column: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
April 22, 2018 - 1:59am
Duluth News Tribune outdoors writer Sam Cook holds a lake trout he caught on Basswood north of Ely while doing an outdoors story for the newspaper. Cook will retire from outdoors writing at the newspaper on Friday. Kelly Murphy photo
Sam Cook paddles into retirement: After 38 years as the News Tribune’s outdoors writer, he hangs up his notebook
April 22, 2018 - 1:22am
April 20, 2018
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Sam Cook column: For two boys, fishing season is already here
April 20, 2018 - 5:00am
April 12, 2018
Sam Cook column: On a shelf, long forgotten, a lifetime's worth of goals
April 12, 2018 - 7:09pm
April 7, 2018
Sam Cook column: Scanning the 10-day forecast -- and hoping
April 7, 2018 - 8:08pm
April 5, 2018
Sam Cook is an outdoors writer for the Duluth News Tribune.
Sam Cook column: Stopping in the woods on a crunchy morning
April 5, 2018 - 6:01pm
March 30, 2018
Sam Cook column: Teachable moments in a roomful of fourth-grade writers
March 30, 2018 - 8:07am
March 25, 2018
A Kamloops rainbow trout angler fishes at sunrise near the mouth of the French River. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has decided to discontinue raising Kamloops rainbows for stocking in Lake Superior. News Tribune file photo
Sam Cook column: Last rites for 'loopers
March 25, 2018 - 5:01am
March 22, 2018
Sam Cook column: Rare sighting highlights a day on the ice
March 22, 2018 - 7:17pm
March 16, 2018
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Sam Cook column: Thoughts on a waning winter - risk, trout, eagles, ice
March 16, 2018 - 8:28am
March 8, 2018
Hikers move along a a trail in a snowy meadow this winter on the Isle of Skye in Scotland. Sam Cook /
Sam Cook column: Two good choices - familiar country, unknown territory
March 8, 2018 - 9:09pm
March 1, 2018
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Sam Cook column: She shoots! She scores! She shoots! She scores!
March 1, 2018 - 7:52pm
February 25, 2018
Sam Hendrickson, 14, of Duluth, skis off the lip of a drop on a North Shore stream on Feb. 18 during an outing with his family. Sam Cook /
Sam Cook column: Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
February 25, 2018 - 5:05am
February 22, 2018
Sam Cook column: We must admit it — this is who we are
February 22, 2018 - 6:42pm
February 15, 2018
Sam Cook column: Asking the doctor for a little extension
February 15, 2018 - 7:30pm